Will Dexter Become a City? – Jim Carson, Village Trustee; Jim Seta, Past Village President – On May 7 Dexter voters will determine whether to move forward with the proceedings to incorporate …
Student Heads to DECA Nationals – DAY President Dave Heikkinen, Ypsilanti H.S. Business Teacher Dorothy Kryskowski, and Lavonte Davis, Ypsilanti H.S. Student – Lavonte Davis took his Ypsilanti High School Basketball team to the state quarterfinals, and now the community is helping him get to an international business competition.
Sherry McGee, MADD’s State Executive Director – When Michigan lawmakers lowered the drunk driving threshold to .08 percent in 2003, they included a sunset provision that would raise it back to .10 percent. That is scheduled to happen on October 1, 2013, unless a new bill is passed to maintain the rate.
Help for New Businesses & Tax Breaks for Homeowners – Maureen Sloan, BRAG Ann Arbor; Tom O’Sullivan, Yeo & Yeo CPAs – Yeo & Yeo is part of the Pure Michigan Business Connect Initiative, where they volunteer to help advance Michigan business growth by nurturing companies through pro bono services.
The Legacy of Rose Martin: Bonnie Billups, Executive Director, Peace Neighborhood Center – When Bonnie Billups was a little boy growing up in Ann Arbor, Rose Martin became his “second mom.”
Antiques Roadshow Schedules Detroit Date: Marsha Bemko, Exec. Prod. – The Antiques Roadshow started out 2013 with a million dollar appraisal for an oil on canvas painting. Could the next treasure come from your home?
New Downtown Ann Arbor Restaurant Vellum Opens – Maura Thomson, MSAA Executive Director; John Roumanis, Owner, Vellum – The Roumanis family name in Ann Arbor is renowned for its signature restaurants Mediterrano and Carlyle Grill, and now they’ve opened…
Michigan: Right to Work State? – Vincent Vernuccio, Labor Policy Director, Mackinac Center for Public Policy – Proponents say that extending right-to-work protections to employees in both the private and public sectors means unions…
Downtown Association of Ypsilanti: Dave Heikkinen, DAY; ModelCave Owners Jon Cassino and Melissa Barnes: ModelCave stocks thousands of plastic model kits and everything needed to build them.
Listen to Hour 1: Listen to Hour 2: The Anatomy of a Hurricane: Dr. Chris Ruf, Principal Investigator, NASA Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System / Director, UM Space Physics Research Laboratory – University of Michigan scientists are probing the inner core of storms to learn how to better predict hurricanes and other extreme [...]