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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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Instant photography developing again »

06:51 pm | BY NICOLE MORSFIELD OU News Bureau It’s 2018, and vintage is in. The millennial generation listens to records and…

Feb 6 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Floating your worries away »

03:55 pm | BY KATERINA MIHAILIDIS OU News Bureau Float therapy has been a way for Sara Dickens to “just let everything…

Jan 28 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Zehnder’s winter sculptors battle thaw »

10:59 am | BY KATIE VALLEY OU News Bureau Snow and ice sculptures struggled to stay standing when weekend temperatures reached the…

Jan 28 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

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Instant photography developing again »

06:51 pm | BY NICOLE MORSFIELD OU News Bureau It’s 2018, and vintage is in. The millennial generation listens to records and walks the streets wearing chokers and mom jeans. Also back in: instant photography. Instant cameras were initially popular in the 1960s and ’70s, Polaroid cameras the most well-known. An article in The Guardian said millennials are…

Feb 6 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Meet Andy, an artistic haven in Detroit »

05:04 pm | BY BRIAN CURTIN OU News Bureau Andy is more than just a name to Joshua Bisset. After moving to Michigan in October 2016 and looking for a place to host Detroit artists, he purchased a warehouse on Fenkell Street near University of Detroit Mercy with the help of his collaborators. The location became Andy, a…

Feb 5 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Fantasy hair: DIY or hit the salon? »

09:58 pm | BY NICOLE MORSFIELD OU News Bureau Hair is a medium through which people express themselves. Like clothing and accessories, hairstyles and colors can be personality indicators. Coloring hair dates back a long way. An article in Byrdie mentions how ancient Egyptians used henna to mask gray hairs. Later, during the 1930s, women dyed their hair…

Feb 1 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Helen’s Closet overflows with kindness »

09:53 am | BY CHRISTIAN MILLER OU News Bureau Nestled within the confines of St. Mark Church in Warren there is a room labeled “Helen’s Closet.” Inside are two women making a world of difference. Continuing charity that began with her grandmother Helen Herzig,  Sandy Hill and her mother, Helen Derwa, distribute clothes to people who have fallen…

Dec 1 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Baghdad Tower Sweets: Mixing old and new »

06:37 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 Falin Hakeem visited Baghdad Tower Sweets in Sterling Heights and spoke with owner Ghassan Sewa. Tell me…

Feb 6 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

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Meet Andy, an artistic haven in Detroit »

05:04 pm | BY BRIAN CURTIN OU News Bureau Andy is more than just a name to Joshua Bisset. After moving to Michigan in October 2016 and looking for a place to host…

Feb 5 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Plant-based eateries sprout in Detroit »

08:08 pm | BY ERIC SOKOL OU News Bureau Veganism and vegetarianism are becoming an easier way of life, offering an array of flavor for…

Dec 4 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Alopecia becomes source of strength »

11:24 pm | BY ALLISON WHITEHEAD OU News Bureau Hair loss can cause low self-esteem. For Katelyn Yaczik, the journey back to self-confidence took time.…

Dec 3 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Pistons again play in Detroit »

06:46 am | BY AJ KAJY OU News Bureau The Detroit Pistons took their turn breaking in Little Caesars Arena as fans gathered from across…

Oct 26 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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Granite leads the countertop industry »

08:01 pm | BY MICHAELA SCARSELLA OU News Bureau With its high-end appearance and low-maintenance upkeep, granite has found itself leading the countertop industry. Often…

Nov 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Oral history creates pathways to the past »

07:18 am | BY MARY SIRING OU News Bureau Stories are an inherent part of our societies and culture, seen in our values and even…

Nov 7 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Zeroing in at the range »

12:38 pm | BY ALYSSA STEELE OU News Bureau Shooting at a range can be a fun, recreational sport. Findings show that shooting can help…

Oct 31 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Helen’s Closet overflows with kindness »

09:53 am | BY CHRISTIAN MILLER OU News Bureau Nestled within the confines of St. Mark Church in Warren there is a room labeled “Helen’s Closet.” Inside are two women making a world…

Dec 1 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

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