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Back to school: Enrollment figures from Ann Arbor area school districts
Though a number of districts anticipated that they'd likely lose students due to a large graduating class of seniors leaving and a smaller class of incoming kindergartners, that wasn't the case for Ann Arbor Public Schools. The Ann Arbor district is the only one in the county that's expecting to gain students this year, thanks to a number of intentional steps and months of planning to make that happen.
See inside Jolly Pumpkin's new cafe and taphouse in Dexter
Jolly Pumpkin's newest venture, a cafe and taphouse at the company's brewing facility in Dexter, is officially open. The taphouse features to-go coolers for customers to purchase beer and wine, a bar area, large green booths, old barrels used to hold more than 30 draft beers and a retail area for t-shirts and other items.
Dexter elementary school hires new principal
Katie See, a teacher at Cornerstone Elementary in Dexter, will be the new principal at the building, the district announced Friday afternoon.
Ann Arbor area teachers, parents band together to rally for public schools
A grassroots group of Ann Arbor area teachers, parents, administrators and school supporters will be holding their first rally this week to support Michigan's public schools and to call for change at the state level.
Community High's new dean: School's lead teacher hired for top spot
Ann Arbor Public Schools administrators have promoted Community High School Lead Teacher Marci Tuzinsky to be the school's next dean.
Report: Fundraising efforts underway to help Dexter boy with rare genetic disorder
The Dexter community is coming to the aid of 8-year-old Hayden Watkins and his family as he prepares to undergo surgery to alleviate a genetic disorder, according to a report from ClickOn Detroit .
Report: Jolly Pumpkin to open cafe and taphouse in Dexter next month
Bottles of Jolly Pumpkin Bam Biere Farmhouse Ale are filled, labeled and ready to be packaged at the Jolly Pumpkin manufacturing facility in Dexter, Mich., on Oct. 25, 2013.
Report: Dexter district seeks principal for elementary school
Dexter Community Schools is searching for a new administrator to lead one of its elementary buildings, The Dexter Leader reported.