All posts by Laura Eliason

The ChadTough Foundation opens an office

The Saline-based ChadTough Foundation has found a home on Michigan Avenue in Downtown Saline in the building formerly housing the now-closed Ed’s Bread. This is the organization’s first permanent office space. The mission of The ChadTough Foundation is to inspire and fund game-changing research to discover effective treatments for pediatric brain cancer, with an emphasis

Local private school secures record donation

Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor (HDS) is driven by a mission to nurture the development of knowledgeable, caring and committed Jewish children in a dynamic learning environment. Through exceptional general and Judaic studies and Hebrew language immersion, students will create a meaningful and joyous connection to their heritage and build a strong foundation for

Ann Arbor ranks high among the world’s top 100 hospital cities

Digital healthcare provider Medelle has released a study of the 2019 top 100 hospital cities worldwide and Ann Arbor ranks #55. The study is based on data relating to infrastructure in terms of the medical workforce, education, quality of care, satisfaction, treatment efficiency, citizen accessibility, and more. Ann Arbor came in at #7 of the

Nail your creative projects

The Ann Arbor District Library (AADL) has licensed Creativebug for use by all AADL library cardholders. Creativebug offers more than 1,000 award-winning video classes on painting, knitting, crafting, sewing, and more, taught by recognized design experts and artists. Be sure to check out their fun kids’ classes. Learn how to draw manga, make some galaxy

Increasing access to healthy food in Washtenaw County

Food Gatherers, the Ann Arbor-based food rescue non-profit, believes that access to nutritious food is a basic human right. The Healthy School Pantry Program (HSPP), created by Food Gatherers in 2012, increases access to healthy food and encourages families to try a wide variety of produce. The program distributes food to 17 schools throughout Washtenaw