The Breast Express is coming to Washtenaw County! The 40-foot pumpsuite on wheels is traveling across the country to celebrate women who nurse and pump and to drive greater community support for breastfeeding. The tour is also to celebrate the launch of the pumpspotting app, designed to help nursing mothers locate places to pump or nurse, connect with other breastfeeding mothers, and more.
In a continuing effort to raise money and awareness for the fight against childhood cancer, the Maust family of Ann Arbor will host their 8th annual lemonade stand this Friday, June 15. The proceeds of the lemonade stand will go to benefit childhood cancer research through Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF).
The restaurant, still under construction, plans for a May opening. Gone are the disposable plates and silverware, making way for margaritas in glass cups! Chela’s will keep its family-friendly prices and commitment to sourcing food locally in the summer months.
To help children, the police department has added a Children’s Nook complete with books and stuffed animals. A safe space for children to read and relax. It has been so successful thus far that the police department is seeking donations of new stuffed animals for the Children’s Nook to give to children.