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July 20: Rolling Hills Water Park

This was so fun and relaxing, I felt like a little laughing Buddha swirling around in an inner tube.

Willa, 2, couldn’t get enough rounds on the wee water slide. 8 more words

$1 Million Bonds Set In Killing Of Metro Detroit Man Whose Body Has Yet To Be Found

TOLEDO (WWJ/AP) - A judge has set $1 million bonds for husband and wife from northwest Ohio who are charged in the slaying of the wife’s former lover. 319 more words


July 25: Beerfest, Ypsilanti

Michigan-themed pins are now for sale at The Eyrie in Ypsilanti! This adorable shop is down by Side Tracks and Ollie’s vegan-booyah and boozy milkshake Cafe. 11 more words

Time to Get My Drink On Again!

It’s Beer Fest time again!  We’ll be there tonight, in case any of you are locals going.   Basically everything from this post from last year applies, except I’m not going to even attempt to take notes on the beer.   282 more words


The Story Behind a 1920 Communist's Speech in Ann Arbor

Marxism in Washtenaw County, just west of Detroit, was little more than a novelty before the First World War. Daniel De Leon’s Socialist Labour Party… 1,205 more words


Vyavasāyātmikā buddhih

Krsna says in Bhagavad Gita that those who are on this path are resolute in purpose and their aim is one. Srila Prabhupada explains “A strong faith that by Kṛṣṇa consciousness one will be elevated to the highest perfection of life is called  324 more words


Man Takes Own Life After Reportedly Stabbing Victim, Fleeing

WASHTENAW COUNTY (WWJ) — A stretch of northbound US- 23, near the Washtenaw and Livingston County line, was closed for over two hours following a police chase of a stabbing suspect, who then apparently took his own life on Monday afternoon. 119 more words