Historic Preservation

Feature StoryMarsha Battle Philpot pointing out her father's record store and her father in Curtis Lewis' mural at Bert's Warehouse Theatre
Feature StoryConstruction in the future performance space at Cahoots
Development NewsBlack Ypsi sign on the First Ward School.
Development NewsState Theatre sign.

State Theatre to reopen after $8.5 million renovation project

Feature StoryRonald Woods in his office at Eastern Michigan University

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

Feature StoryLibrarians at Ann Arbor's Carnegie library.

The Backstory: How Ann Arbor's libraries went public

Innovation News300 N. Huron.
Feature StoryBach and Abel storefront.

The Backstory: Hot holiday gifts of 19th-century Ann Arbor

Feature StoryAnn Allen.

The Backstory: Ann Arbor's founding mother, Ann Allen

Feature StoryJohn F. Kennedy at the Michigan Union in 1960.

The Backstory: Presidential campaign stops of Ann Arbor's past

Feature StoryThe Main Street promenade funded by Elizabeth Dean, circa 1966.
Feature Story"Honest Jim" Kingsley.

The Backstory: "Honest Jim" Kingsley

Feature StoryStaff of the Michigan Argus

The Backstory: Early Ann Arbor's multiple newspapers

Feature StoryRob Hess of Go! Ice Cream

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