Ann Arbor

10:20 am
Tue June 5, 2012

Council Accepts Train Station Grant

$2.8 million grant to help build new station or

upgrade current facility.

9:21 am
Fri May 25, 2012

No Cuts Yet in A2 Schools Transportation Budget

School board sets up work group to review district's

spending on transportation.   Future cuts possible.

9:09 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Board May Use Reserves to Shore Up Budget

Ann Arbor school board holds public hearing on new budget.

City Government
9:54 am
Tue May 22, 2012

A2 Council Approves New Budget

Budget includes no reductions in police and fire services.

7:24 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Many Fear Budget Will Hurt At-Risk Students

Ann Arbor school board holds budget forum.

9:34 am
Thu May 10, 2012

Roberto Clement Move Opposed

Possible move of Roberto Clemente Student Development Center

faces strong opposition.

Local Elections
9:51 am
Wed May 9, 2012

Voters Approve A2 Schools Technology Bond

Bond issue approved by large margin in Ann Arbor school district.

City Government
10:12 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Council Approves "Radius" for Justice Center

Ann Arbor's city council has approved the installation of a percent-for-art project in the city's Justice Center Lobby.

Local Elections
11:32 am
Mon May 7, 2012

A2 Schools Technology Bond on Tuesday's Ballot

Ann Arbor school district voters to decide technology bond issue.

9:31 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Dingell Kicks off Re-Election Bid

Congressman John Dingell has been serving in the House since 1955.

Dingell says his re-election campaign should be about service, not age.

Ann Arbor Parking
9:28 am
Thu May 3, 2012

New Structure Could Ease Ann Arbor's Parking Crunch

Ann Arbor's new underground parking structure could help ease parking issues.


DDA thinks new structure could take pressure off three of the city's parking structures near the UofM campus.

11:28 am
Wed May 2, 2012

School Board to Consider Changing School Day Start Times

High school classes could start later, but not until next year.

11:26 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Local Teacher Honored by MASB

Social studies teacher honored for teaching students about homelessness and macro-economics.

11:24 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Issues of the Environment

DTE Energy to clean up polluted MichCon site in Ann Arbor.

1:54 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

WISD Needs to Improve Busing Services

Survey shows dissatisfaction with school busing in three districts served by the WISD.

9:16 am
Thu April 26, 2012

District Facing Millions in Budget Cuts

Ann Arbor's school board is considering three budget scenarios.

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Local Government
9:15 am
Wed April 25, 2012

A2 Parks Millage Renewal Headed to November Ballot

Ann Arbor parks officials say they expect to have a renewal of the park maintenance and capital improvements millage on the November ballot.

9:49 am
Thu April 19, 2012

Teacher Layoffs Loom in Ann Arbor Schools' Budget Proposals

The Ann Arbor school district could cut between 32 and 64 teachers as the school board considers three budget proposals for the next fiscal year.

Cannes and Cinetopia
9:42 am
Thu April 19, 2012

Cinetopia Preview

Today, David and Russ talk about the Cannes Film Festival, and also talk in detail about some movies that are going to be at Cinetopia!

City Funding
9:43 am
Tue April 17, 2012

Public Safety Spending Increased in New Ann Arbor Budget Proposal

Ann Arbor City Administrator Steve Powers has presented city council with his budget recommendations for the coming fiscal year.  The proposal adds funding for safety services.

3:50 pm
Mon April 9, 2012

WEMU "Sweet Sixteen" April 2nd through 8th topped by Ann Arbor's Third Coast Kings

WEMU “SWEET SIXTEEN” AIRPLAY April 2 to April 8, 2012: 


1.    THIRD COAST KINGS   “Third Coast Kings”   (Record Kicks)

2.    DR. JOHN   “Locked Down”  (Nonesuch Records)

3.    ESPERANZA SPALDING   “Radio Music Society”  (Heads Up/Montuno)

4.    ERIC BIBB   “Deeper In The Well”   (Stony Plain Records)

5.    EDDIE C. CAMPBELL  “Spider Eating Preacher”  (Delmark Records)

6.    GREGOIRE MARET   “Gregoire Maret”   (eOne Music)

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10:30 am
Thu February 2, 2012

Developer Wants City's Help for South Main Street Project

A developer is asking Ann Arbor's DDA for help in getting brownfield funding for a proposed apartment complex on south Main Street.

9:13 am
Wed February 1, 2012

More Workers Using Alternative Transit Options in Ann Arbor

Survey of downtown Ann Arbor employers and workers finds more are using alternative transit to get to their jobs.