Fresh Thyme: Grand Opening F


Fresh Thyme is arriving in Ypsilanti on February 1, 2017! Be one of the first 250 shoppers in line on Grand Opening day and receive a reusable bag filled with FREE groceries!

Doors open at 7 am and they’ll be handing out FREE muffins and coffee to everyone in line. You can also sign up on their website to get a coupon to save $5 OFF a $25 purchase. The new market is located at 2985 Washtenaw Road in Ypsilanti, MI 48197.


Eastern Michigan University: Eagle Discounts


Eastern Michigan University students, employees, participating alumni and retirees who show their identification or membership card (see card examples below) can receive discounts at participating Ypsilanti-area businesses.

EDC Cards

Click here to view an updated list of businesses, contact information and discounts. Visit this site often to view the newest businesses to join the program. Note that you will have to select along the right navigation bar among Newest Businesses, Eateries/Restaurants, Entertainment Establishments, Retail Establishments and Services to view each category of participating businesses.


Some of my favorite discounts include:

Aubree’s Pizzeria & Grill
39 East Cross St
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Discount: 20% off Food Purchase

Hesselberg Chiropractic
4039 Carpenter Rd.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Serving Ypsilanti/Ann Arbor for nearly 10 years. Friendly staff, fast service, great location and all major insurances accepted. First visit: Complete consultation, examination and all necessary x-rays.
Discount: $25 complete first visit

Red Rock Downtown Barbeque
207 W Michigan Ave
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Authentic smoked barbeque while featuring a great craft brew selection in a comfortable environment. Great place to watch your favorite sporting event with friends.
Discount: 10% off food

The Rocket
103 W. Michigan Ave.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Home of bacon mints, cupcake floss, Star Wars lunch boxes, giant gummy
bears, aviator shades, Chuck Norris tees, scorpion suckers, Venus flytraps,
plus irreverent Ypsi pins, magnets and tees.
Discount: 10% off

Verizon – Wireless Zone of Ypsilanti
3069 Carpenter Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Your locally owned option for everything Verizon Wireless.
Discount: $15 off a device/20% off accessories

Wolverine Grill
228 W. Michigan Ave.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Homemade foods, great specialty and family dining for all
ages. Serving Ypsilanti since 1963.
Discount: 10% off





Washtenaw County: FREE Smart & Thrifty Energy Expo {Today!}

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Washtenaw County is hosting a FREE Smart & Thrifty Energy Expo today from 4-7 pm at the Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center (LRC)!

The event will provide information on ways to decrease energy consumption and energy costs.  Topics and presentations will include:

  • Simple, common sense methods for conserving energy
  • Home preparation, modification and weatherization
  • New energy-saving products and appliances
  • Alternative energy options

The Learning Resource Center is located at the County Service Center on Washtenaw Avenue at Hogback Road. Local energy service providers and home improvement retailers will be represented at this event with displays and interactive exhibits. Energy conservation specialists will offer practical advice for keeping energy use and energy costs under control throughout the winter months and beyond.

Pittsfield Township Harvest Festival {Sunday 09/22/13}

Pittsfield Township is hosting it’s 5th Annual Harvest Festival on Sunday, 09/22/13 from 2-5 pm on the Sutherland-Wilson Farm (797 Textile Rd, Ann Arbor). Below is a schedule of events:

2 pm – Welcome by Supervisor Mandy Grewal
2:15 – 3 pm – Fiddlers Restrung
2 – 5 pm – Petting Farm, Bake Sale
3 – 4 pm – House & Building Tours
3 – 5 pm – Demonstrations, Hay Rides, Lawn Games, Pumpkin Picking, Children’s Activities
4:30 pm – Prizes in the Straw

Meijer Deals: 12/11-12/17

Below are some of the highlights for Meijer Deals for the week for the Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti Area:

Thanks, Bargains to Bounty!