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Float in the air on aerial silks »

05:40 pm | BY ASHLEY LUCKEE OU News Bureau Ringstar Studio in Ann Arbor offers such classes as yoga, capoeira, which is a Brazilian mixed martial art, and aerial silks. Diane Barbeau leased the building and…

Dec 7 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

As seasons change, so do farmers’ markets »

07:52 am | Vendors at farmers’ markets offer locally grown food that supports their region’s economy. One such vendor is Ziehm Greenhouse and Produce of Romeo, which has a stand in the Flint Farmers’ Market in downtown…

Dec 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Game developers follow their dreams »

07:10 am | Dirt House Gaming from Davison, Michigan, is an independent game development group creating a dungeon crawler type video game tentatively named Paradorx – Redux. Dirt House expects to have a running demo by…

Dec 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Fuel-efficient drivers cry foul at parking spots (video) »

10:18 am | A new round of complaints is arising from the parking lots around Oakland University.  It appears special parking spots designated for fuel-efficient vehicles are filling up with gas-guzzling vehicles. And fuel-efficient drivers are crying…

Mar 16 2013 / No Comment / Read More »
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Tailgating: The party before the game »

08:39 am | BY AJ KAJY OU News Bureau From battles in fields to battles on the gridiron, tailgating has been the…

Sep 28 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Shutocon takes over Lansing »

08:55 pm | PHOTOS AND TEXT BY CHEYANNE KRAMER OU News Bureau More than 6,000 paid attendees traveled to Shuto Con this…

Apr 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Falling sales strain music industry »

07:08 pm |   BY ZACH MICKLEA OU News Bureau Since the emergence of the recording industry, there has been a broad,…

Apr 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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Tailgating: The party before the game »

08:39 am | BY AJ KAJY OU News Bureau From battles in fields to battles on the gridiron, tailgating has been the precursor to major American events for over 100 years. According to National Geographic, the first informal tailgate occurred in 1861 in Manassas, Virginia, where Confederate and Union forces were set to fight the First Battle of…

Sep 28 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Busy as a beekeeper »

12:33 pm | BY MICHAELA SARSELLA OU News Bureau Collectively, a hive of honey bees will fly 55,000 miles to produce 1 pound of honey. That helps put the term “busy as a bee” into perspective. The hardworking creatures are responsible for pollinating one-third of Americans’ food. Some people become beekeepers for their own benefit, but it is…

Oct 10 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Remaking movies is a classic Hollywood practice »

12:37 pm | BY MARY SIRING OU News Bureau Hollywood in recent years has created a Reboot Empire with sequels and remakes. Just the past two years has fostered reboots and dupes such as “Jurassic World,” “Mad Max: Fury Road,” “It,” and a continuing series of novel adaptations and Disney live action reworks. Recycling movies is nothing new.…

Oct 15 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Busy as a beekeeper »

12:33 pm | BY MICHAELA SARSELLA OU News Bureau Collectively, a hive of honey bees will fly 55,000 miles to produce 1 pound of honey. That helps put the term “busy as a bee” into perspective. The hardworking creatures are responsible for pollinating one-third of Americans’ food. Some people become beekeepers for their own benefit, but it is…

Oct 10 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters: The culture of coffee »

01:28 pm | Looking for a place to have great food and a good time? OU News Bureau reporters have visited some distinctive eateries in Oakland, Macomb and Wayne counties to learn more about what these places have to offer. Reporter Nicole Serra visited Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters in downtown Rochester and spoke with co-owner Nathan Hamood. Tell…

Sep 24 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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Busy as a beekeeper »

12:33 pm | BY MICHAELA SARSELLA OU News Bureau Collectively, a hive of honey bees will fly 55,000 miles to produce 1 pound of honey. That helps put the term “busy as a…

Oct 10 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

The addicting appeal of alpacas »

12:24 pm | BY MICHAELA SCARSELLA OU News Bureau After starting out as a volunteer on an alpaca farm in 2000, Richard Steffke quickly fell…

Oct 5 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

On the path to fitness modeling »

08:39 am | BY ALLISON WHITEHEAD OU News Bureau The average American gets a fat source from butter or oil. Veronica Patton gets hers from…

Oct 5 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

More reasons to head to Comerica »

11:21 am | BY KAITLIN SLOAN OU News Bureau The boys are back for the 17th season at Comerica Park and fans have new special…

Apr 19 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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Inability to read alters daily life »

05:12 pm | BY MICHAELA SCARSELLA OU News Bureau The inability to read and write is an issue that can prevent people from functioning in…

Oct 1 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Zip through Stony Creek with Go Ape! »

05:55 pm | BY ZACH MICKLEA OU News Bureau Southeastern Michigan residents now have the chance to harness their inner ape this year at Stony…

Apr 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Puppy in training as police dog »

08:14 am | BY KAITLIN SLOAN OU News Bureau  The Sterling Heights Police Department recently began training a new K-9 puppy — and she is…

Apr 6 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Busy as a beekeeper »

12:33 pm | BY MICHAELA SARSELLA OU News Bureau Collectively, a hive of honey bees will fly 55,000 miles to produce 1 pound of honey. That helps put the term “busy as a…

Oct 10 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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