WEMU Local
9:42 am
Thu May 8, 2008

Burnley Meets EMU Community

Ypsilanti, MI – The Director of the Education Leadership
Center at the University of Michigan's School of Education, and former head of Detroit Public Schools, Kenneth Burnley, met Wednesday with a number of groups at Eastern Michigan University. Burnley is the second candidate for the EMU presidency to visit campus this week. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:40 am
Thu May 8, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

**PLEASE NOTE** The Jimmy Scott concert mentioned at the beginning of Cinema Chat has been cancelled! Will be re-scheduled.

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WEMU Local
9:17 am
Wed May 7, 2008

Most Ballot Issues Pass

Washtenaw County, MI – Several Washtenaw County school districts had money issues on Tuesday's ballot, and most of the issues were approved by voters. Click on the audio icon to hear the results from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:14 am
Wed May 7, 2008

School Board Election Results

Washtenaw County, MI – There were a handful of contested school board races in Washtenaw County on Tuesday. Click on the audio icon to hear the results from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:10 am
Wed May 7, 2008

Flanagan Meets EMU Community

Ypsilanti, MI – The first of four finalists to be the next President of Eastern Michigan University visited campus Tuesday, meeting with various groups. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley about the visit by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Michael Flanagan.

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed May 7, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Eastern Michigan University Professor Rebecca Martusewicz.

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WEMU Local
8:49 am
Wed May 7, 2008

Chickens Closer to Roosting in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved the first reading of a group of ordinance changes that would allow residents to raise chickens in their back yards.
The vote was seven to two.
Council will hold a public hearing on the issue next month before taking a final vote.
Council member Marcia Higgins voted for the ordinance changes, but says she still has questions regarding inspection and run-off issues.
The public hearing will be held during council's first meeting in June.

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WEMU Local
9:41 am
Fri May 2, 2008

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment, featuring Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack, and special guest, Hans Detweiler, the Manager of State Legislation and Policy at the American Wind Energy Association.

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WEMU Local
8:19 am
Thu May 1, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:16 am
Thu May 1, 2008

Sinking Fund Projects Move Forward

Ann Arbor, MI – A variety of projects Ann Arbor school officials thought they weren't going to be able to pay for from the district's sinking fund millage are now underway.
Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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