Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce: Manchester District Library – James Miller, Library Director – Manchester’s new library director says he considers the library a local business…
Reprieve for the Save the Bomber Plant Campaign- Bruce Rasher, Racer Trust – The group managing the redevelopment of the former GM Willow Run property is…
The Art of Science – Dr. Deborah Gumucio, Founder, UM Center for Organogenesis – If you are looking for something highly unusual at the Ann Arbor Art Fair, you will want to check out a booth on East University Avenue where the art for sale isn’t just beautiful, but it might also save lives.
Heroin in Washtenaw County – James Balmer, President, Dawn Farm – There have been eight overdoses from heroin in two days in the Ann Arbor area with one of those persons dying. What is going on?
Tornado Strikes Twice as Saline Family Aids Victims – Donna Pepper, Saline Resident – When a tornado ravaged their former state, the Pepper family of Saline knew they had to help…
Reinventing Michigan: The State’s Future – Central Michigan University’s Micheline Maynard, CMU Donald Reynolds Visiting Professor of Business Journalism / Former NYT Detroit Bureau Chief – A new website created by Central Michigan University Business Journalism students highlights Michigan’s efforts to reinvent itself.
Should Welfare Come with Conditions? – Judy Putnam, Michigan League for Public Policy – The Michigan legislature is looking at placing new conditions on welfare recipients, including drug screening and cutting off cash to families whose children miss too much school. Is this the right thing to do?
The Breast Cancer Gene – Dr. Tari Stull, Medical Director, Center for Breast Health, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Ann Arbor – Actress Angelina Jolie has revealed that she recently underwent a double mastectomy because she carries the breast cancer gene. Should women with a history of breast cancer undergo genetic testing?
A Flag for Every Classroom – Art Trapp, Saline Chamber Executive Director; Allison Collins, Senior, Saline H.S./Girl Scout – There is new legislation mandating that Michigan public school students have the opportunity to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, and now a Saline high school senior and girl scout wants to ensure that there is an […]
Pay Equity in Michigan: State Representative Gretchen Driskell has introduced legislation to create pay equity in Michigan. Should the government force employers to provide equal pay?