Stories tagged: "reopening"


Clockwise from top left: Michigan Science Center (photo via Wikimedia Commons); Explore the universe at the Michigan Science Center (Photo via Facebook); The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History (Photo by Juan N Only via Flickr); “Self-Portrait with Monkey” by Frida Kahlo (1938) is on loan to the DIA from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, N.Y. for "Guests of Honor: Frida Kahlo and Salvador Dalí." (Image via Facebook); Visitors will be able to walk the steps and enter the Detroit Institute of Arts this Friday. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)
Museums, Arts and Culture Institutes Are Opening Up In Detroit. Here’s What to Know and Where to Go

The DIA, Michigan Science Center, and more open these must-see exhibits to visitors July 10. Wear your mask!

In this Thursday, June 18, 2020, file photo, patrons fill the Crow Bar in Sioux Falls, S.D. Authorities are closing honky tonks, bars and other drinking establishments in some parts of the U.S. to stem the surge of COVID-19 infections — a move backed by sound science about risk factors that go beyond wearing or not wearing masks. (Erin Bormett/The Argus Leader via AP, File)
Closing Bars to Stop Coronavirus Spread Is Backed by Science

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's closure of indoor bar service through most of lower Michigan Wednesday is backed by scientific data, a resource she's continually relied on to flatten the curve.

A bartender mixes a drink while wearing a mask and face shield at Slater's 50/50 in Santa Clarita, CA. Bars have been tied to numerous recent outbreaks across the nation. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Michigan’s Cocktails-to-Go and Social Drinking Districts: What to Expect

Gov. Whitmer’s plan for cocktails-to-go will make for a fun summer, but see how this fits into her ultimate goal of making schools safe for the fall.

Drone footage of Jobbie Nooner 2020 hardly lets on that we're in the midst of a pandemic. (Image by Captain Jim via Youtube)
What’s Leading to the Coronavirus Comeback in Michigan? Bars and Boat Parties, for Starters

As summer hits, many Michiganders seem to be done with the coronavirus. The coronavirus isn’t done with them.

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‘It’s Plain Wrong’: University of Michigan Won’t Raise Tuition Cost

As families face uncertainty in the midst of a pandemic and struggling economy, U-M’s proposed tuition increases for the fall failed in a rare tie vote.

Co-founders and -owners of Blue Lion Fitness Ryan Van Bergen (left) and Danny Roth. (Photo via Facebook)
Michiganders Can Hit the Gym Again June 25. This Local Gym Owner Explains How They’re Reopening Safely.

Danny Roth of Ann Arbor’s Blue Lion Fitness told The 'Gander how they’re moving forward safely while following state guidelines and filling a need for their clients.

In this May 7, 2020, file photo, a pedestrian passes The Framing Gallery, closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Grosse Pointe, Mich. Michigan lawmakers increasingly frustrated over delayed unemployment benefits for people out of work due to the pandemic are urging Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to reopen offices so the jobless can get in-person assistance. Legislators from both parties say the dozen offices, closed due to COVID-19, should open their doors again, by appointment only — similarly to what secretary of state branches offer. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Lawmakers Urge Michigan to Reopen Unemployment Offices. Dems Want to Go Even Further.

Here's how Michigan's progressive leaders plan to fix the state's "broken system."