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Born to Folk

The Ann Arbor Folk Festival Hits the Hill to Celebrate 35 Years One of A2’s most anticipated and celebrated annual events, the 35th annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival returns this year for two nights of down-home fun at Hill Audi...
by David Nassar


Ann Arbor Restaurant Week

January 15 – 20 2012 It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Ann Arbor restaurant week! Ann Arbor Restaurant Week is a twice-a-year event during which patrons can choose from extraordinary three course dinner menus and...
by Amanda Slater



Modern Day Renaissance Woman

Shelby Lynne visits Ann Arbor Shelby Lynne is truly a renaissance woman. She does a little bit of everything (yet does it all well) and is always open to learning more. She is a genre-crossing singer/songwriter who broke onto t...
by mispy_admin

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Einstein on the Beach

Groundbreaking opera is resurrected in Ann Arbor In July of 1976, the curiously-titled opera “Einstein on the Beach” premiered in Avignon, France, to an audience who was expecting, well, an opera. The sprawling musical coll...
by Paul Kitti


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Mittenfest VI + Full Lineup

It’s Mittenfest’s sixth birthday! What started off in 2006 as a modest one-day event to raise money for 826michigan – a volunteer-driven non-profit dedicated to supporting students ages 6-18 with their creative and exposi...
by David Nassar


Photo by Vanessa Miller

71 POP

A pop of color for Detroit 71 POP is a microcosm of the current visionary wave rippling across the city of Detroit. It’s easy to look at Motown and see vacated businesses and walls of broken windows rotting beneath the city�...
by Paul Kitti


Give the Gift of Michigan-Made!

Local Buying Guide Why buying local makes a difference Here in Michigan we are incredibly fortunate to have such a vibrant community of people interested in supporting local producers, artisans and locally-owned businesses of a...
by Stefanie Stauffer


Bank of Ann Arbor


Ypsilanti offers a hand-crafted alternative to traditional Christmas shopping Does your father-in-law really need another checkered button-up? Is it acceptable to get the cousins gift cards for a third year in a row? The art of...
by Paul Kitti



2011 Awesome Awards

Over the past 6 weeks we openend up our fans on Facebook to choose their favorites places and things in Washtenaw County. Dubbing this the Awewsome Awards, the results are in. Feel free to log into Facebook below and comment aw...
by iSPY Team


Living the Dream with Noelle of Fitz and the Tantrums

Fitz and the Tantrums’ story is one that could only come out of Hollywood – which happens to be where the band is from. It all started when Michael Fitzpatrick, better known as “Fitz,” got a call from his ex-girlfriend ...
by Amanda Slater


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