Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Museum

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Ypsilanti celebrates its rich automotive history this weekend with the Orphan Car Show.

 

Bill Nickels is Secretary of the Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Museum.  He says the last few years haven't been easy for classic car restorers, with the recession hitting hard.

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The annual Ypsilanti Heritage Festival kicks-off on Friday and the celebration will run through the weekend.  It's a perfect time to take a look back at some of the elements that have helped create the identity of this Washtenaw County community.