Tag Archives: News – Briefs

Saline Fifth Graders Win Countywide Recycling Video Contest

A trio of fifth graders from Saline’s Heritage Elementary School won the Washtenaw County School Recycling Program’s Education Challenge video contest. The students were honored in August with commemorative recycling bins and $500 for their school. Carolyn Kwon, Kendall MacNaughton, and Charlie VanHaaften’s produced the winning public service announcement video, which they worked on after

Briarwood Mall Adds and Subtracts

Charlotte Russe will move into the mall in the JCPenney wing this fall. The 5,700-square-foot space will offer fashions for teens and young women. Shoppers will find accessories, beauty products, dresses, jeans, plus sizes, shoes and more. The San Francisco-based fashion staple has locations in 45 states. Ann Arbor’s second Which Wich location, in Briarwood

Preschool Options Expand in Southwest Ann Arbor

Community Daycare (CDC) has opened a second preschool campus, serving ages 2 ½ to 5 years, on Ann Arbor’s southwest side. The new location, over 40 acres with expansive green space for children to explore, as well as walking trails, hills and a pond, is known as CDC-Forest and will be led by veteran teacher

Free Morning Movies at Quality 16

Your family can enjoy free movies each Friday-Sunday morning this month! Quality 16 is bringing back their Morning Movies “Fall Series” with movies the whole family can enjoy. FMG members (sign up for free online or in the theater) can receive six free movie tickets per show in the series. October 5-7: The Greatest Showman

New Restaurant Fresh Forage Opens

A new, fresh restaurant has opened in the former Giardino’s space on Jackson Road in Ann Arbor. Fresh Forage brings a fast casual, farm-to-table concept to life with a menu packed full of ingredients sourced from family and local farms and sustainably foraged from the Michigan’s woods. Their dynamic seasonal menu will evolve with a