Positive Thoughts

By | 2017-09-12T09:00:00-04:00 September 12th, 2017|Michigan, News|

BY JD DAVIDS I'm not stopping PrEP because my skin turned blue. That was an embarrassing mistake in the first few days of trying it. Don't tell anyone, though, or they'll find out that I'm [...]

Saugatuck Fall Get Away

By | 2017-09-11T09:00:00-04:00 September 11th, 2017|Michigan, News|

BY BILL MALCOLM The Saugatuck area of Southwest Michigan is offers plenty to do this fall in this charming city and surrounding area. The area consists of Saugatuck itself which is an art colony full [...]

Transmissions: Photographic Memory

By | 2017-09-11T09:00:00-04:00 September 11th, 2017|Michigan, News|

BY GWENDOLYN ANN SMITH In July of 2016, my father passed away. In his later years, he was primarily known for being a conductor on the Disneyland Railroad, as well as his long-time model-railroading hobby. [...]

Oscar Saw

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Fig part over a private part 5 Porter's fuel? 9 Smart-ass output 13 Scat queen Fitzgerald 14 Parrot in "Aladdin: 15 "Is so!" rebuttal 16 Apple Store buy 17 Moby Dick chaser 18 [...]

Voice of Detroit

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

BY EMELL DERRA ADOLPHUS BTL Photo: Alex Godin You won't hear Michael Perkins on-air at WDET, but his work developing local partnerships for the nonprofit radio station certainly makes noise. As corporate sales manager, [...]

Chanticleer: Heart of a Soldier

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The hearts of soldiers burst with every emotion. Expressed in music from the Renaissance to the present day, these sentiments ranging from extreme pain to extreme joy are universal. Heart of a Soldier at 8 [...]

White Nationalists Sue MSU

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|Michigan, News|

A screen capture of one of Kyle Bristow's former websites featuring Bristow with former Michigan GOP Chairman Saul Anuzis. Source: YAFWatch.blogspot.com archives. To left, BTL file photo: Kyle Bristow by Todd Heywood A screen [...]

Mobile Pantry Comes to Flint

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|Michigan, News|

BY BTL STAFF FLINT - Flint families may get nutritious food that can limit the effects of lead exposure during mobile food pantry hours set for September at locations throughout Flint. The Food Bank of [...]

LGBTQ and Jewish: Photovoice Project

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|Michigan, News|

BY BTL STAFF ANN ARBOR - What does it mean to be Jewish and queer? What strengthens or hinders your involvement in the Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti area Jewish community or in the LGBTQ community? [...]

Trump Administration to End DACA

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00-04:00 September 7th, 2017|National, News|

BY MICHAEL K. LAVERS The Trump administration on Tuesday announced it will rescind a program that has allowed roughly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants to remain in the U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the announcement [...]