BY ELYANA TWIGGS
For many nonprofit organizations, the economic downturn has stifled fundraising efforts. However, a local bar is stacking the deck to encourage University students and area residents to give back.
BY NICOLE ABER
While the new policy will not change federal marijuana laws, many proponents of the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes say the new guidelines released by President Barack Obama’s administration are a step forward for medical marijuana initiatives.
BY MATT AARONSON
Fire Marshal Kathleen Chamberlain said in a phone interview today that there “didn’t seem to be any natural cause” for the fire in the abandoned former Pinball Pete’s building on South University Avenue this weekend.
BY BETHANY BIRON
A team of University researchers, in collaboration with British scientists, recently unearthed a new finding about the human biological clock that could have serious repercussions for how people combat jet lag, insomnia and other circadian rhythm disorders.
BY MALLORY JONES AND EMILY ORLEY
University students and Ann Arbor residents lined South University Avenue Saturday night just like any other weekend, eager to get into the restaurants and bars along the crowded street. But the scene drastically changed after a large fire broke out on the west side of the street.
BY DAILY STAFF
Ann Arbor firefighters fought back flames late Saturday night that raged from an abandoned building located in between Momo Tea and University Towers on the 1200 block of South University Avenue.
BY LINDSAY KRAMER
The State Street landscape is changing once again. The space that was once the former home of Ann Arbor mainstay Shaman Drum Bookshop will officially open today as Pitaya, a women’s clothing store that provides “stylish clothing at affordable prices,” according to owner Michael Mazor.
BY LILLIAN XIAO
The future of Argo Pond is still undecided as the Ann Arbor City Council unanimously voted Monday night to table a resolution that would repair 90-year-old Argo Dam and save Argo Pond.
BY PHOTO STAFF
BY EMILY ORLEY
State Rep. Rebekah Warren (D–Ann Arbor) addressed City Council last night to talk about the bleak status of the state budget and recent legislative progress.
BY REBECCA GODWIN
Choices play an important part in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance’s upcoming production of “Crazy for You,” directed by Associate Professor of Musical Theatre Linda Goodrich and opening on Thursday.
BY SHAMIK GANGULY
On Thursday, Bobby McFerrin comes to Hill Auditorium to present his latest project, “spirityouall.” This new endeavor of McFerrin’s seeks to pay homage to African American spirituals and to his father, an operatic baritone who was himself a dedicated performer of these traditional songs.
BY TYLER BAILEY
The website, created by Engineering junior Nick Ruff and University alumni Omeid Seirafi-pour, Calvin Schemanski and John Gulbronson, utilizes an exclusive restaurant ranking system instead of the typical star rating system used by other similar sites.
BY STEVEN TWEEDIE
As to what the offline version of their show will contain Friday, expect the usual hilarious content of any CollegeHumor production, with a few surprises.
BY JOEY STEINBERGER
The texts for the Best American Nonrequired Reading anthology are chosen annually by two groups of high school students, one from Valencia California and the other from Ann Arbor.