Ypsilanti police searching for ‘mystery pooper’

April 7, 2014
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Ypsilanti police searching for ‘mystery pooper’

  Well, this is tasteless. Ypsilanti police are actively pursuing a suspect appropriately described as the “mystery pooper,” a man who has been defecating on slides in the city’s Prospect Park for nearly six months. From MLive: Officials have discovered feces on the slides so frequently that police installed a hidden camera to try to...
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City Slang: Jack White to play the Fox Theatre and the Masonic Temple in July

April 7, 2014
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City Slang: Jack White to play the Fox Theatre and the Masonic Temple in July

Just announced – Jack White will headline at the Fox Theatre on July 28, and then at the Masonic Temple on July 30, as part of his tour for the LAZARETTO album, out June 10. Tickets go on sale Friday April 11 at 10 a.m. Here’s the press release: “Jack White has announced his...
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[VIDEO] Grand Rapids College Students Pull Best April Fools’ Prank Ever

April 7, 2014
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An Aquinas College professor known for his strict cell phone policy– students must answer the call on speakerphone if their phones ring during class– had the tables turned on him last week when his students pulled an epic April Fools’ joke. If you haven’t yet seen this video, we won’t spoil it for you....
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Bret Michaels, George Clinton and Josh Gracin to headline Stars & Stripes

April 7, 2014
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Bret Michaels, George Clinton and Josh Gracin to headline Stars & Stripes

This year’s Stars & Stripes Festival will be headlined by Bret Michaels, country singer Josh Gracin, and George Clinton. The event takes place June 26-29 at Freedom Hill. They say, “Due to the overwhelming popularity of the event, Funfest Productions is adding a fourth day and the event will now kickoff on Thursday, June...
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Want to host a reproduction of a DIA painting?

April 7, 2014
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How would you like to host one of the DIA’s paintings for a week? The Detroit Institute of Arts’ Inside | Out program brings reproductions of some of the museum’s paintings to various outdoor locations throughout Detroit and the suburbs — a nice reminder that there’s a whole building filled with these things downtown. We’ve...
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Detroit City FC to play pre-season game in Berkley

April 7, 2014
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Detroit City FC to play pre-season game in Berkley

Soccer team Detroit City FC will play a pre-season game at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 19 against Saginaw Valley State University at Berkley’s Hurley Field. Admission is $5, unless you’re a season ticket holder in which case it’s free. They say, “Le Rouge will take the field for the first time in 2014...
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