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Longtime downtown Saline favorite closes

After 37 years in business The Pineapple House in downtown Saline is closing, owner Joy Ely announced in February. Ely said she plans to continue her interior design business and sell home decor products through social media, a new website, events and markets. Find The Pineapple House on Facebook @PineappleHouseLtd for updates.

Springwell exercise clinic opens near Briarwood

SPRINGWELL, a health and fitness clinic that facilitates the control of your health, is opening their first location off State Street in Ann Arbor. Whether you have high blood pressure, diabetes, are overweight, or want to prevent future health conditions, the facility offers customized programs to help clients achieve health goals. SPRINGWELL is a sister

Sewing community in America

Hem your pants while supporting new business owners and expert tailors Nadya and Adnan Almiqdad. Quality Center Alterations recently opened in the Jewish Family Services (JFS) Incubator, a Microenterprise Development program that supports refugees in Ann Arbor in becoming economically self-sufficient. Quality Center Alterations will offer a broad menu of services including hemming, rip repairs,

Acton Academy opens new location in Brighton

The founding family of Acton Academy Ann Arbor will open Acton Academy Brighton this fall. Acton Academy’s self-described micro-schools embrace a multi-age classroom model and focus on learning design rather than a strict curriculum. For their inaugural year, the school will accept 12 founding students in grades K-3rd with plans to add additional students and

Lefty’s Cheesesteak opens in Pittsfield Township

Continuing recent area expansions, Lefty’s Cheesesteak opened its newest restaurant in the Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. Meijer outlot. Lefty’s specializes in cheesesteaks, but their menu also features cold sandwiches, burgers, corned beef sandwiches, hot dogs and a few salads. Lefty’s Cheesesteak, 3157 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. 734-929-2122 | leftyscheesesteakinc.com