All posts by Ann Arbor Family Staff

Washtenaw County Dental Clinic now accepts all Medicaid plans

Celebrating two years of tooth care and repair, the Washtenaw County Dental Clinic has announced that they will now accept ALL Medicaid plans. Only four dentists are currently accepting new Medicaid patients to serve the 24,000 adults enrolled in Washtenaw County (2012), providing a huge benefit to the area. The 11-chair dental office accepts of

Vans and PlayLive Nation at Briarwood Mall

Lifestyle brand and action sports footwear company Vans is set to open a store at Briarwood Mall this spring. A fashion and shoe staple for all ages, the popular retailer will be open next to Dry Goods, across from Victoria’s Secret. A state-of-the-art gaming experience is also set to join the Mall. PlayLive Nation is

Sun & Snow partners with D&D Bicycles and Hockey

Two Michigan companies have found a way to coexist— and perhaps kicked off an enterprising new way of running small businesses. Sun & Snow, a company offering outdoor recreational gear doesn’t sell a lot of snowboards in summer. That creates a perfectly good span of storefront space that isn’t getting used for half the year.

New Japanese restaurant addition in Briarwood Mall

Briarwood Mall welcomed their newest restaurant addition in February: Sozo Japanese Grill. Located next to Tricho Salon and Spa in the JC Penney wing, Sozo Japanese Grill is a fast-casual, hibachi-style restaurant serving traditional Japanese fare with a fresh, modern twist. The restaurant is owned and operated by Sky Chen, the restaurateur behind three other

Two new retailers at Washtenaw Commons

The popular Washtenaw Commons Ann Arbor shopping center is gaining two new retailers this spring. Jamba Juice, was scheduled to open March 20, and Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, set to begin dishing out Texas-style, fast and casual BBQ in May, recently announced their move into Ann Arbor.

Library Space Camp at Ann Arbor District Library

Kids will have a blast! at this fun event at the Downtown location of the Ann Arbor District Library. There will be space-related crafts, a science experiment, and a straw rocket launch. The library will also have a space-themed book and tool display for the kids. The event is recommended for kids in grades K-5.