After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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Kallman Callout: Media Scrutiny

David Kallman sought to intervene in the lawsuit brought by Jackson Together against the City of Jackson on April 7. The lawsuit outlined numerous violations of both the Jackson City Charter and state law related [...]

By |2017-05-03T09:00:00-04:00May 3rd, 2017|Michigan, News|

Rainbow Flag

Across 1 The Oscars, and others 6 "Woe ___!" (_Hamlet_) 10 Greek war deity 14 City of Lorca's homeland 15 "The Boys in the Band," in 1968 16 Ward of "Once and Again" 17 Official [...]

By |2017-04-27T09:00:00-04:00April 27th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Mouths of Babes

With more than a dozen albums and over a thousand shows between them, Ty Greenstein and Ingrid Elizabeth of Mouths of Babes are no strangers to the modern folk music scene. For years, their respective [...]

By |2017-04-27T09:00:00-04:00April 27th, 2017|Ann Arbor, Neighborhoods|

Come Out from Behind the Badge

LGBTQ people in law enforcement face pervasive discrimination, according to a Williams Institute study. The November 2013 report updates a 2009 report on discrimination in public employment, which found that over 40 percent of the [...]

By |2017-04-27T09:00:00-04:00April 27th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Trump’s First 100 Days

By Lisa Keen The idea of reflecting upon a president's "first 100 days in office" started with President Franklin Roosevelt. According to The Washington Post, Roosevelt touted his own accomplishments in trying to pull the [...]

By |2018-01-16T14:18:06-05:00April 27th, 2017|National, News|

Disclosure and Deception

BY GWENDOLYN ANN SMITH Caitlyn Jenner has an autobiography coming out, and sat down with Diane Sawyer to do an interview about her life as part of the promotional tour. I must admit that I [...]

By |2017-04-27T09:00:00-04:00April 27th, 2017|Opinions, Viewpoints|