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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

First Primrose® School comes to Michigan

Primrose School of Canton will open this spring, located at the intersection of Canton Center Road and Cherry Hill Road. The school offers the Primrose-exclusive Balanced Learning® approach for children ages 6-weeks to 5-years-old. The school will be energy efficient, with 72 solar panels on the school’s roof, which will generate 24,500 kilowatts of energy

SoulCycle and Rose Beauty Boutique Open in Ann Arbor

Michigan’s first SoulCycle opened on South University by the Shapiro Undergraduate Library, in January. The boutique fitness studio and lifestyle brand has 47 bikes and offers classes, clothing and more. Rose Beauty Boutique is now open on State Street near Ben & Jerry’s, offering eyelash extensions, facials, brows, spray tans and more. SoulCycle, 1107 S.