Ann Arbor

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Where 'Eds and Meds' Industries Could Become a Liability

If U.S. health care and education starts to cluster, some metro areas will lose.

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A Visual History of Michigan's Outsize Influence on American Modernism

The state that helped bring design to the masses reflects on its legacy with an upcoming symposium and exhibit.

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In Praise of Smaller Cities

Growing up, I couldn't wait to get out of Ann Arbor. But years of big city living has given me new appreciation for my hometown.

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How Urban Parks Enhance Your Brain

A break from the bustle of the city can do your mind good, recent research shows.

Nate Berg

The Community Television

Seeing a public amenity in a street-facing TV in Ann Arbor.

North America's Most Distinctive Theater Marquees

A sampling of some of the most vibrant, colorful signs.

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At Crosswalks, Should Drivers Have to Be Mind Readers?

Ann Arbor, Mich., grapples with redefining a law that forces drivers to stop if a pedestrian even appears to be approaching a crossing