Ann Arbor City Council convened for another biweekly meeting Monday night, passing an ordinance making it easier for residents to register to vote as well as a resolution committing the city to the goals of the Paris Climate Accords.
Several months after the Democratic National Committee installed its new leadership, the internal overhaul within the party was a main topic of conversation at the DNC's executive committee meeting at the Renaissance Center in Detroit on Saturday.
Several of the most prominent figures within the Democratic Party convened Saturday morning at the Renaissance Center in Detroit for the Democratic National Committee's seasonal executive committee meeting.
Nick Lyon, the director of the state of Michigan's Department of Health and Human Services, is now facing charges of involuntary manslaughter and misconduct in office in connection with the Flint water crisis, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced Wednesday morning.
Dozens of residents showed up to the Bryant Community Center in southern Ann Arbor Tuesday night to listen to and participate in a forum on police-community relations. The event was hosted by representatives of Hillard Heintze LLC, the Chicago-based security firm currently conducting a review of the Ann Arbor Police Department.
The University of Michigan announced Wednesday it was awarded a $58 million grant from the National Institute of Health to fund medical research — the largest grant of its kind the University has received.
On Tuesday, August 8, Ann Arbor residents will vote in the primary election for City Council. In Ward 1, Democrat Anne Bannister is challenging the incumbent, Democrat Jason Frenzel, who lost to Councilmember Sumi Kailasapathy in last year's election, but was appointed by the council to fill a vacancy left by Councilmember Sabra Briere's abrupt resignation.
Rather than finding an area of specialization, students at the University of Michigan-Dearborn College of Business will have the opportunity to learn how to build their own business from the ground up with the new small business management major that will be introduced this upcoming fall.