Michigan Life


Michigan Restaurant Owner Gives Back in a Year of Uncertainty with Free Dinners—For a Year

Aleko's Restaurant owner, Mark Savedes, has his "Oprah Moment" after feeding five local families for a whole year

Chrissy Gorzen (center) and her "museum buddies" are excited to bring back history to their town on the Canadian border.
Michigan Women Are Reclaiming their Pre-Pandemic Passions

From running marathons to climbing Macchu Pichu, Michigan women say getting the vaccine will give them their life back.

Photo courtesy the Waugoshance Lighthouse Preservation Society
Iconic Michigan Lighthouses Are Crumbling Because of Climate Change

Lighthouses on either side of the Straits of Mackinac face destruction. Biden's climate plan could save many like them.

Michigan families and leaders celebrated the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday—and took plenty of photos to commemorate the historic day.
PHOTOS: How Families and Leaders From MI to DC Celebrated America’s New Chapter

From winter gear to brave the cold on the US Capitol steps to cozy home celebrations, Michiganders are celebrating the beginning of the next chapter of American history.

Detroit artist and muralist Sydney G. James poses in front of one of the pieces from "Watch Me Work—Portraits of Self" series, currently on exhibition at the M Contemporary Art Gallery in Ferndale.
11 Michigan Artists You Should Know in 2021

These contemporary artists are pure Michigan—through birth, education, or migration—and their IG pages are ones to watch.

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Veterans, Vaccines, and Additional Doses Needed: Michigan’s Weekly News Quiz

Who is the only openly gay member of the Michigan Legislature? Do you know?

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Survivor Advocates, Passing the Baton, and Chronicling Chaos: Michigan’s Weekly News Quiz

True or False: Warmer Michigan winters are positive for local agriculture.