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Ypsilanti council to discuss increased water and sewage rates, extension on Water Street agreement
Ypsilanti residents listen to a presentation about a proposed affordable housing project on Water St. at an Ypsilanti City Council meeting Tuesday, March 4. Brianne Bowen A slight increase in water and sewage rates will be discussed Tuesday during a meeting of Ypsilanti City Council.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Ypsilanti residents take part in annual Labor Day walk through the park
Overcast skies and the threat of rain didn't keep 15 walkers from taking part in an annual Labor Day tradition in Ypsilanti Monday.
Documents: Teen admitted raping woman during break-in, left sweatshirt behind
The 15-year-old Ypsilanti Township boy charged with breaking into an Ypsilanti home and raping a woman admitted the sexual assault to police, documents show.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Historian explores camp's early days
A mother never stops being a mother. Christie Siegel probably knew that before June 22, 2012, but that fact has been rammed home to her in the 26 months since she lost her two children - Jordan, 14, and Ashley, 11 - in a horrific car wreck on U.S. 23 in Pittsfield Township.
Police: Man arrested after dumping gasoline on resident and threatening to light home on fire
Ypsilanti police arrested a man who dumped gas all over a man and the man's living room while threatening to light the home on fire Saturday, officers said.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
New lighting, security cameras nearing completion at EMU
The dispatch center, located in the Department of Public Safety building on the northwest end of the EMU campus, enables police to monitor campus activity through more than 500 cameras on campus.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Ypsilanti Community merger, outdated course catalogs causes NCAA confusion, college enrollment delays
The process was extensive and lasted about 10 months because of confusion around the multiple high schools in the district.
Ypsilanti man admits to throwing Molotov cocktail at car
A 36-year-old Ypsilanti man accused of throwing a Molotov cocktail at a car in the 500 block of First Court last winter pleaded guilty Thursday in the Washtenaw County Trial Court.
Police: Vandals spray painting cars in Ypsilanti
Officers were first called to the 200 block of North Grove Street at 9:25 a.m. A woman said her car was painted overnight at is was parked in the street, the summary said.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Welcome Mat: The latest and greatest for your home
More than 85 artists will showcase their wares at this year's Art in the Village, Franklin's premier fine art fair, which runs 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Labor Day.
Ypsilanti wins award for Shape Ypsilanti Master Plan
The City of Ypsilanti has been awarded a 2014 Planning Excellence Award for its effort in creating the Shape Ypsilanti Master Plan last year.
With video: Woman alleges she was attacked by Taser-wielding bounty hunter
Police are investigating whether a bounty hunter assaulted a woman in Canton Township while taking her husband into custody Sunday.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Police: Man arrested after woman wakes up to find him half naked in her bed
An Ypsilanti woman woke up Tuesday to find a man half naked in her bed, police said.
Ypsilanti police: No new details on shooting that killed 1, injured another
One man and one woman were shot Sunday morning on Ypsilanti's Armstrong Drive. The man died from his injury.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Ann Arbor area teachers, parents band together to rally for public schools
A grassroots group of Ann Arbor area teachers, parents, administrators and school supporters will be holding their first rally this week to support Michigan's public schools and to call for change at the state level.
Chance the Rapper to play a show at the EMU Convocation Center
Chance the Rapper will present an all-ages show at Eastern Michigan University's Convocation Center on October 8; doors open at 7 p.m. Twista, Lil Wayne, Justin Bieber and James Blake have all worked with Chance, whose second album, "Acid Rap," earned the title of Spin Magazine's number-two hip hop album of 2013.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Michigan Democrats nominate candidates at 2014 convention
The Michigan Democratic Party ended their two-day convention in Lansing on a high note after a first day that evoked one of Will Rogers' best remembered sayings about politics; he was not a member of any organized political party, he was a Democrat.
AAATA rolls out expanded public transit services in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti
The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority has begun implementing its Five-Year Transportation Improvement Program in Washtenaw County's urban core.