Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 9:22pm
Local businesses react to the new 3-week pandemic order issued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer.

Local business owners greeted the state’s new epidemic order with a mixture of emotions: anxiety about the health of their businesses, relief that staff will no longer have to engage in potentially risky activities and exasperation that they’ll have to shut down operations yet again. 

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 7:39pm
The Bubble Island boba restaurant closes shop, making room for a new incoming boba tea restaurant, Quickly, on South University Thursday morning.

Ann Arbor just can’t get enough bubble tea. Three business partners will be opening a franchise of Taiwan-based Quickly Boba on South University Avenue in Bubble Island’s current location, joining a still growing Ann Arbor boba market.