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Posted on Mon, Nov 16, 2009 : 3 p.m.

Packard Pub 'coming soon' at Packard and State

By Edward Vielmetti

The Packard Pub has new signs up at its storefront at 640 Packard, at the corner of State and Packard. This location was most recently the Artisan Bistro.

The Packard Pub Web site says simply "The Packard Pub.....Coming Soon to Ann Arbor...Go Blue!!" The building permit lists Kyle Miller of Chesterfield, Mich., as the applicant and State Packard LLC as the owner. No further information was available at this time.

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David Bardallis

Wed, Nov 18, 2009 : 1:32 p.m.

Finally, a bar close to Yost!

Jessica Webster

Wed, Nov 18, 2009 : 12:40 p.m.

I saw them unloading a truckload of chairs yesterday morning. Can't wait to see what kind of place it will be.