On the Ground

Attendees at Tuesday night's city council meeting.
Noah Rucker at the Parkridge Community Garden
Over 100 residents packed the Ypsilanti Freighthouse for the special meeting.
Rachel Blistein and U'nique Haywood.

YCS @ Work program prepares Ypsi students to pursue dream careers


A young program participant at FLY Creativity Lab.
Michael Jewett shows off a copy of Kind of Blue at WEMU.

Tour the WEMU jazz record library with host Michael Jewett


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?


The Sustainability Planning Subcommittee meets on Aug. 17.

Subcommittee begins work on Ypsi's sustainability plan


Beth Ernat at Ypsilanti CIty Hall
Kickball at the Summer Playground Program
No More Parties in AA poster.

No More Parties in AA festival returns to EMU campus


Owners Paul Balcom and Eli Morrissey at The Rocket Candy & Novelties

Downtown Ypsi businesses create community of collaboration


Jim Summers and his dog Zoey at H.E.H. Human Electric Hybrids.
Melvin Parson at We The People Growers Association gardens
Ziggy's cafe manager Kristina Ouellette and owners David and Jo Jeffries.
Ronald Woods in his office at Eastern Michigan University

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


Attendees at the first entrepreneur mixer at Friends Closet on March 30.
Concentrate's office at Landline Creative Labs in Ypsi.

Introducing On the Ground Ypsi