Forget Aerotropolis. Instead, the effort to create a transportation, logistics and manufacturing hub around Detroit Metropolitan and Willow Run airports is being rebranded as VantagePort.
An official says thousands of butane canisters, an assault rifle and bags of marijuana were found at a home that exploded in Ypsilanti.
Sean D. Tucker, the world’s top civilian aerobatic pilot, will perform at the 2013 Thunder Over Michigan Air Show, August 10 and 11 at Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti.
An Eastern Michigan University instructor plans to ride a bicycle 450 miles across the state to raise money to help students at the Ypsilanti school.
Deputies responded to a burglar alarm at a middle school late one night last week and found a 41-year-old man naked, screaming and bleeding from his groin.
Three members of the Ypsilanti City Council have abstained from voting on a measure that would have prevented them from abstaining on future votes.
Another day, another upbeat assessment of Michigan’s startup and venture capital communities at the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium.
The woman in charge of $30 billion in custom venture capital funds apparently has a special place for the $600 million of it that’s under management in Michigan. Kelly Williams, who leads Credit Suisse’s Customized Fund Investment Group, said that Michigan — long a venture capital wasteland — now has significant advantages over both coasts that make it a compelling market for VC investing.
A Washtenaw County man has been sentenced to at least 30 years in prison for the death of his girlfriend’s 14-month-old son.
Ypsilanti police are searching for a man wanted for questioning in an apparent kidnapping Monday morning.