Building Communities

Attendees at Tuesday night's city council meeting.
Over 100 residents packed the Ypsilanti Freighthouse for the special meeting.
Bill Stolberg gives Riley Hollenbaugh a trim at Bill's Barber Shop.
Aerica Hurt, her brother Victor Swanson, and her sister-in-law Yolandus Swanson at Parkridge Summer Festival.

Photo essay: What do you love about living in Ypsi?

Beth Ernat at Ypsilanti CIty Hall
Kickball at the Summer Playground Program
Melvin Parson at We The People Growers Association gardens
Ronald Woods in his office at Eastern Michigan University

How Ypsi's past informs its present and shapes its future

Feodies Shipp III at U of M Detroit Center

Does Ann Arbor need a stronger relationship with Detroit?

D'Real Graham

Is there still time to nip Ypsi's affordability crisis in the bud?

Holmes Elementary student A'Nya Wells with her sculpture.

How a collaborative after-school arts program transformed Ypsi's Holmes Elementary

Detail from John Gutoskey's "Queer Pop."

Essential arts events for May 2017

Rendering of Michigan Avenue redesign
Chuck Warpehoski at the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice
Mark Maynard at Landline Creative Labs.
Michigan Avenue, year unknown
Donald Harrison at Ypsi Experimental Space

Cool Jobs: Donald Harrison on filmmaking and his new Ypsi event space