All posts by Laura Eliason

Largest outdoor screen in Michigan planned in Monroe

The Mall of Monroe is slated to become the home of the largest drive-in movie screen in Michigan, according Phoenix Theatres. The Starlite Drive-In Movie Experience will be an addition to the 10-screen indoor cinema complex operated at the site. Located along the northwest side of the mall property, the outdoor theater is one part

A whole new magical world of a playspace

As children enter the new 10,000 square feet of Kidcadia they will see a giant maze of slides, tunnels, soft-play climbing structures and more. For toddlers, the new space offers a special play area, one that only grants entrance to those of mini-stature. Kidcadia also offers a Light Gallery where kids can draw on illuminated

Michigan is first state to ban flavored vaping products

Citing the need to protect Michigan’s youth, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced emergency rules banning flavored nicotine vaping products in September. The ban was developed in response to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) finding of a public health emergency created by skyrocketing levels of youth vaping. From 2017 to 2018, e-cigarette

Open House Guide 2019—Part One

Special Advertising Section Find the best school for your child at these upcoming open houses. Meet the teachers, see the classrooms, and talk to school administrators about their school’s vision. Choosing the best school leads to a successful education and future for your child, and there are so many great options in the Ann Arbor

Décor maker space opens in Ann Arbor

A new boutique DIY shop offering instructor-led workshops perfect for novice crafters and do-it-yourself enthusiasts is open in Ann Arbor. AR Workshop® Ann Arbor, the Arlington Square strip mall on Washtenaw Avenue, has workshop options for all ages and skill levels, featuring classes to help the crafty to create wood plank signs, canvas pillows, Lazy

“A whole new world” at Brighton Target

Disney is partnering with Target to open stores in 25 select locations, with more opening next year, and Brighton is one of the first. The Disney Store at Target will feature toys, games, apparel, and accessories and certain products that were only previously available for purchase at Disney retail locations. The Brighton location will open