Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's David Fair checks in with Eastern Michigan University President Dr. Susan Martin on a number of items, including enrollment, faculty hiring, and the budget outlook. Click on the audio icon to hear more.
Ann Arbor, MI – Even though the Ann Arbor News is going out of business this summer, the paper's publisher says a new web-based media company will be of, by, and for the community. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Property values in the city of Ypsilanti are projected to decline significantly over the next several years. That means less property tax revenue for a city that's already in a difficult financial spot. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County officials are moving forward on a plan to end illiteracy in the county. The county's board of commissioners has approved the Washtenaw County Coalition's blueprint for the effort. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU. The Ann Arbor Film Festival starts Tuesday. Hear more on that, the latest buzz from Hollywood, the new releases out this weekend, and much more.
Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved first reading of an ordinance to change the zoning on the city's Water Street property. The changes are designed to make it easier to market the property to potential developers. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.