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Week in Review: Ann Arbor headlines

A2 news for March 23-30, 2018

Credit: Katie Alexis Photography
Credit: Katie Alexis Photography

FEATURED  - A4 stories from the past week 

Networking with fellow Ann Arborites: A conversation with Engage's Brooke Boyle

If you live in or frequently visit Ann Arbor, chances are you've heard of Engage, or you've possibly met its founder, Brooke Boyle, at any number of events. For the newly initiated, Engage helps connect people all around Ann Arbor who are interested in widening their networks, personally and professionally.  Boyle started Engage in August of 2017 to address the "What's happening in Ann Arbor?" problem and since its inception has grown into what Boyle calls "Ann Arbor's central hub for authentic connection with people, organizations and places." Read our full interview

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6 trends to watch right now in Ann Arbor real estate

Condos are hot, outsiders are driving up prices, and don't expect much under $500K, plus more insights from The Bouma Group's Martin Bouma. 

Michigan football announces major changes to 2020 and 2021 schedules

UM cancels its games with Virginia Tech, moves a game with Washington and adds Arkansas State. 

Ann Arbor good Samaritan mystery may be solved

Reuniting a heart attack victim and the woman who may well have saved his life. 

City of Ann Arbor takes submissions for national public art challenge

Ann Arbor is in the running to participate in the Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge. Residents can submit proposals to the city, which will select a finalist to represent Ann Arbor.

In pictures: Ann Arbor's March for our Lives

Pioneer High School's parking lot was transformed Saturday morning as waves of people descended on the site to take part in Ann Arbor's "March for Our Lives." We were there to take in the scene. 

Ann Arbor Tech Trek announces 2018 date

June 15 is the date tech companies will open their doors to the pubilc. 

HOT PROPS - A2 homes on the market

2300 Adare Road - Contemporary 4BR, 2-1/2 bath, $750K 

3895 W. Loch Alpine Drive, 5BR, 4 bath, $630K

2262 Sun Valley Drive, 4BR, 3-1/2 bath, $449,900

A2 Headlines - Summary of Ann Arbor headlines from across the Internet 

University of Michigan gets $150M cancer research gift (A4)

California-based Nexient expanding its Ann Arbor operations (A4)

Ann Arbor's Downtown Home & Garden in-house cat delights (A4)

Man shot at Holiday Inn on Plymouth Road in Ann Arbor (A4)

M-Air autonomous aerial vehicle outdoor lab opens (U-M)

Sonodontics of Ann Arbor wins top GreenLight competition prize (Crain's)

How Ann Arbor drained stormy waters smartly (StateTech) 

CQL acquires Ann Arbor digital creative agency (MiBiz) 

Ann Arbor's Michigan Language Center works to create an international community of English students (Concentrate)

Ypsilanti Drag Queen Bingo supports Ann Arbor Pride (PrideSource) 

Glenn Close, Logic in Ann Arbor to help remove stigma around mental illness (AP)

Ann Arbor superintendent Jeanice Kerr Swift makes pitch to lead Seattle schools (Seattle Times)

Big House may host Liverpool vs Manchester United pre-season game (BBC Sports)

University of Michigan lecturers prepare for possible strike (Press & Guide)

LPGA Volvik Championship adds Pro-Am to benefit U-M Congenital Heart Center (A4)

About A4

All About Ann Arbor covers events, tech, food, sports and everything that makes Ann Arbor a unique place on the planet. Meredith Bruckner is our community news producer, and Matt Giles is our associate producer. Contact them both at: allaboutannarbor@wdiv.com