WEMU Local
3:26 am
Mon March 30, 2009

Reading Program Working in Ann Arbor Middle Schools

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor School District officials say a program to help students who are having trouble with reading is showing positive results at all of the district's middle schools. Hear more in this report from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
1:59 am
Thu March 26, 2009

State Budget Biggest Question Mark for EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's David Fair checks in with Eastern Michigan University President Dr. Susan Martin on a number of items, including enrollment, faculty hiring, and the budget outlook. Click on the audio icon to hear more.

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WEMU Local
10:37 am
Wed March 25, 2009

Ann Arbor News Will Transform to Web Base

Ann Arbor, MI – Even though the Ann Arbor News is going out of business this summer, the paper's publisher says a new web-based media company will be of, by, and for the community. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:33 am
Wed March 25, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Washtenaw Audobon Society's Safe Passage Coordinator, Will Weber.

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WEMU Local
11:33 am
Tue March 24, 2009

Ann Arbor News to Close in July

Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor News has announced it will close later this year. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
1:42 am
Tue March 24, 2009

Ypsilanti and Willow Run Schools to Consider Shared Services

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti and Willow Run school districts are looking into whether it might be feasible to share a finance director. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
2:04 am
Fri March 20, 2009

Saving Migratory Birds from Tall Buildings

Ann Arbor, MI – The city of Ann Arbor is joining the effort to help migrating birds safely travel through the state. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:53 am
Thu March 19, 2009

City Braces for Loss of Property Tax Revenue

Ypsilanti, MI – Property values in the city of Ypsilanti are projected to decline significantly over the next several years. That means less property tax revenue for a city that's already in a difficult financial spot. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:49 am
Thu March 19, 2009

Ending Illiteracy in Washtenaw County

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County officials are moving forward on a plan to end illiteracy in the county. The county's board of commissioners has approved the Washtenaw County Coalition's blueprint for the effort. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:45 am
Thu March 19, 2009

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU. The Ann Arbor Film Festival starts Tuesday. Hear more on that, the latest buzz from Hollywood, the new releases out this weekend, and much more.

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