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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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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 »

Country music plays well in Michigan »

09:27 pm | OU News Bureau Reporter Scott Sandora spoke with Rob Stone from 99.5 WYCD about the presence of country music…

Apr 4 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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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 March. From the 17-19, fans gathered in the Radisson hotel and the Lansing Center in the heart of downtown Lansing for the annual anime convention. Anime conventions are events where fans gather to show off their…

Apr 17 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 events on tap. These events at the ballpark target select audiences to come out and watch the Detroit Tigers play. Fans of all ages come out on Star Wars Day, breast cancer survivors…

Apr 19 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Penguins a hit at Detroit Zoo »

07:11 pm | BY KAITLIN SLOAN OU News Bureau In a year, the Detroit Zoo’s Polk Penguin Conservation Center has helped boost the number of zoogoers. In the first six months of the new penguin facility, attendance was tracked and reached 1.7 million. Membership holders increased by 10,000. Zoo officials are confident this has a lot to do…

Apr 21 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 Creek Metropark where treetop adventure course and zip line company Go Ape! has launched a new operation. The attraction officially opens April 14 and features more than 4,000 feet of rope ladders, zip…

Apr 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Hilltop Brewery: Dress up or dress down »

11:51 am | 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 Zach Micklea visited Parker’s Hilltop Brewery in Clarkston and spoke with manager Eric Rimpela. Tell me the…

Jan 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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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 events on tap. These events at the ballpark…

Apr 19 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Revitalizing the city with District Detroit »

09:32 pm | BY ALEXUS BOMAR OU News Bureau Downtown Detroit will be the new home for all four of the city’s professional sport teams…

Apr 9 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Tour city with Detroit Experience Factory »

10:05 pm | BY ALEXUS BOMAR OU News Bureau The Detroit Experience Factory focuses on tours that connect locals and visitors to the people, places…

Apr 1 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

W. Bloomfield native back home in ‘Rent’ »

06:35 am | BY ERIN BEN-MOCHE OU News Bureau There are five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes in a year, and West Bloomfield local…

Mar 30 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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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 »

United Shores preps for second season »

09:49 pm | BY STEVEN SKIPINSKI OU News Bureau Baseball season is right around the corner, and the United Shores Professional Baseball League has plans…

Apr 4 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Meet the animals at educational farm »

09:47 pm | BY KAITLIN SLOAN OU News Bureau Beginning this year at Springbrook Equestrian Center, an educational farm will allow participants to meet and…

Mar 23 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 Creek Metropark where treetop adventure course and zip…

Apr 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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