Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:44pm
Ann Arbor Mayor and City Council candidates speak at a candidate forum in Annenberg Auditorium Thursday.

Six candidates for Ann Arbor City Council and two candidates ­­for mayor participated in a forum Thursday afternoon at the Ford School of Public Policy to discuss issues relevant to the primary election in August. More than 50 students and community members attended the forum, hosted by the Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and moderated by members of a Public Policy class on local government taught by former Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje.

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 10:39pm
Central Student Government representatives are unable to meet due to pending litigation that prevents the election results from being certified.

Incoming Central Student Government representatives may not be able to officially gather until a week or more after their intended first meeting April 3 due to pending election litigation that prevents the certification of election results.

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 10:34pm
Ann Arbor City Councilmember Jack Eaton, D-Ward 4, is challenging Mayor Christopher Taylor, D, for his seat in the 2018 Democratic primary election, Eaton announced via press release Thursday.

Ann Arbor City Councilmember Jack Eaton, D-Ward 4, is challenging Mayor Christopher Taylor, D, for his seat in the 2018 Democratic primary election, Eaton announced via press release Thursday.

 

The retired labor lawyer won his current seat on City Council in 2013, defeating then-incumbent Marcia Higgins in the Democratic primary. After winning reelection in 2017, Eaton's current term would end in 2020.

 

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:05pm

Fergus Connelly, performance and operations director of the University of Michigan football team, was arrested on the morning of March 5 after Ann Arbor Police Department officers found him barefoot and bloody near the scene of a car crash, Click On Detroit reported Wednesday.

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 8:58pm
The University of Michigan will have Charles Woodson as the speaker at the spring commencement ceremony this year.

The University of Michigan will have a speaker at its spring commencement ceremony this year, the University announced in a press release Monday, and that speaker is alum Charles Woodson.

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 2:52pm

Saturday, lawyer Kyle Bristow announced he will no longer assist white supremacist Richard Spencer in various high-profile lawsuits with universities involving free speech. Negotiations between the University of Michigan and Spencer to schedule an on-campus speaking event will continue without Bristow.

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:57pm
Scorekeepers, the most Ubered-to destination in Michigan and a favorite bar of University of Michigan students, may get a chance to retain its title for another year.

Scorekeepers, the most Ubered-to destination in Michigan and a favorite bar of University of Michigan students, may get a chance to retain its title for another year.

 

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:20pm
After 25 years with the Ann Arbor Police Department, Police Chief Jim Baird will be relocating to Breckenridge, Colorado.

After 25 years with the Ann Arbor Police Department — the last two as the head of the department — Police Chief Jim Baird will be relocating to Breckenridge, Colo., according to the Summit Daily of Summit County, Colo.

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 5:21pm

On Tuesday, a Washtenaw County Circuit Court judge sentenced Clifford Raymond Bingham, who was a professor at the University of Michigan until September 2017, to 90 days in jail and five years of probation for possession of child pornography.

 

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 3:14pm
The Ann Arbor Police Department recommends Scorekeepers, a bar popular with University students, lose its liquor license when it expires on April 30th.

The Ann Arbor Police Department is recommending Scorekeepers –– a bar which, thanks to its popularity among University of Michigan students, is the most Ubered-to destination in the state of Michigan — lose its liquor license when it expires on April 30, according to a report from MLive.