Ann Arbor news roundup: August 26
AnnArbor.com's daily roundup offers you a look at some of the stories on our site today, as well as other content about Ann Arbor around the Web.
Lon Horwedel | AnnArbor.com
Top headlines on our site: â€¢ UPDATED: Eastern Michigan University, faculty union far apart in contract talks â€¢ WITH POLL: Washtenaw County bicyclists deal with sealcoating of popular routes â€¢ Seven of eight arrested during Punk Week gathering sentenced to time served in jail â€¢ Former Ann Arbor area bouncer sentenced to five years in prison for receiving child pornography
News: â€¢ University of Michigan graduate student who disciplined children with baseball bat enters plea â€¢ COLUMN: Cops see Tasers as an effective tool for quelling violent encounters â€¢ Mobiata partners with FareCompare for iPhone app featuring airfare rate alerts â€¢ State shows liquor license issued to Dream Niteclub in former Studio 4 bar â€¢ Contractor for 601 Forest student high-rise in Ann Arbor files permit to build foundation â€¢ DAILY DOSE OF HEALTH NEWS: Salmonella symptoms explained â€¢ The Associated Press: Rick Snyder says running mate 'will help seize our one chance to Reinvent Michigan'
Business Review: â€¢ East William building that houses The White Market, College Shoe Repair for sale â€¢ Local economic developers push to maintain tax incentives, take cause Virg Bernero, Rick Snyder â€¢ Acquisitions of U-M startups result of region's growing prominence in innovative tech opportunities â€¢ Software expertise can be applied to any vertical market â€¢ Volunteers sought for Total Resource Campaign â€¢ Business schools teach it all except the essential point of transaction: sales interaction â€¢ Executive Profile: Amy Grambeau, director, Orange Egg Advertising â€¢ People & Achievements in the greater Ann Arbor area, including Paul Davis Restoration and The Beal Group â€¢ Datebook: Summer Speaker Series, Solar for Your Building and more â€¢ Paparazzi: Cooley Law School asks for community input on new legal service clinic in Ann Arbor â€¢ The Washington Post: Gasoline prices hit eight-month low
Sports: â€¢ TODAY'S COLLEGE SPORTS LINKS: Dave Brandon not setting quota for Rich Rodriguez; Wisconsin, Iowa to be in opposing Big Ten divisions and more â€¢ TODAY'S PRO SPORTS LINKS: Johnny Damon defends decision to stay in Detroit; NFL owners want a longer season and more links â€¢ PLAY ALONG: Week 1 high school football predictions; old rivalry gets a new home â€¢ HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Former Michigan player Barry Pierson back on local field 41 years after his big game â€¢ HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Pioneer tailbacks and more of Washtenaw County's players to watch â€¢ HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: A team-by-team glance at the SEC Red Division â€¢ HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: A team-by-team glance at the SEC White Division â€¢ Saline field hockey drops opener at home to Grosse Pointe South â€¢ Saline soccer surrenders lead late in 1-1 tie with Livonia Stevenson â€¢ HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Carlo Zensus lifts Huron soccer over Warren De La Salle; Pioneer, Huron tennis notch shutouts and more Wednesday results â€¢ Four Washtenaw County teams to kickoff season at Big Day Prep Showdown â€¢ LIVE CHAT: Manchester versus Clinton kickoff high school football season at Big Day Prep Showdown â€¢ Ann Arbor's John Seltzer loses Michigan PGA Championship in playoff â€¢ Michigan basketball drops its third straight game on European tour
Entertainment â€¢ DAILY ENTERTAINMENT LINKS: Kristen Bell, Anna Paquin in 'Scream 4'; regional theater awards podcast; & more â€¢ Ticket Sales â€¢ 'Scream 4' turns local family's house into movie set for a month â€¢ Terry B's establishes itself as an outstanding destination in Dexter â€¢ Local webcomic Tales of a Checkered Man #042: 'Joey the Sloth, Part 6' â€¢ Movie Listings
Community â€¢ What to do with all those tomatoes? Try this versatile side dish of black beans with fresh cilantro â€¢ Peggy Lampman's Thursday dinnerFeed: Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho with Shrimp, Crab & Herbed Croutons â€¢ Introducing the chronicles of the Jes and Ron volleyball adventure â€¢ What are the unwritten rules of your networking group? â€¢ Kindergarten and Young 5's: Finding the right fit â€¢ Prepare the kids for long trips in the car with personalized road trip boxes â€¢ Calming the back to school jitters â€¢ Taking a fresh look at a vintage home â€¢ Summer Garden Contest winners build beautiful retreats by relaxing garden rules â€¢ Green religion: a movement with roots in Ann Arbor â€¢ Patheos.com: Paganism becoming more mainstream, experts say
News About Ann Arbor elsewhere: â€¢ Detroit Free Press: Another death after Taser shock under investigation in Livonia â€¢ Detroit News: Bernero, Snyder fine-tune campaign teams, strategies â€¢ Ann Arbor Chronicle: Urban County reallocates housing funds â€¢ New York Times: Digital devices deprive brain of needed downtime â€¢ Fox News: Cash-strapped colleges not waiting until graduation to cultivate campus donors â€¢ Dexter Leader: Chelsea, Dexter reach agreement on fire service in Lima Twp. â€¢ Concentrate: Trailing spouse finds a way to bring his job to Ann Arbor â€¢ Concentrate Video: HandyLab miniaturizes laboratory testing â€¢ Saline Reporter: Council to look at bike-path plan