Author Archives: Bryan K. Alfaro

Ypsilanti Man Apprehended for Alleged Attempted Murder of Girlfriend

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added January 14, 2013 at 7:20 pm The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau and the U.S. Marshals Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team arrested Ypsilanti Township resident Michael Joshua Glenn in Detroit Jan. … Continue reading

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Ypsilanti Man Sought for Attempted Murder of Girlfriend: Woman Hospitalized After ‘Brutal’ Attack on McKinley Road

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added December 1, 2012 at 9:00 pm The Eastern Michigan University Department of Public Safety sent out a campus notification Nov. 28 asking EMU students to be on the lookout for Michael Joshua Glenn … Continue reading

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Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA Plays Detroit Show to Promote Directorial Debut ‘The Man With the Iron Fists’

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added October 28, 2012 at 10:26 pm   Robert Fitzgerald Diggs, better known as RZA of the rap group Wu-Tang Clan, performed at The Shelter in Detroit’s St. Andrew’s Hall Oct. 12 … Continue reading

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EMU Lecturer Releases Biography on Author, Poet Bukowski in US

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added October 21, 2012 at 7:07 pm Eastern Michigan University lecturer David Calonne’s biography on German-born American author and poet Charles Bukowski was released in the U.S. Sept. 15 as part of … Continue reading

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EMU Wellness Center Offers Free HIV Testing, Counseling

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added August 31, 2012 at 7:35 pm Eastern Michigan University’s Wellness Center, located in the Snow Health Center, offers students and non-students free and confidential HIV testing and counseling on a walk-in basis every Thursday … Continue reading

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Watch What You Post Online

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added September 4, 2012 at 1:44 pm These days, people have more to worry about than just their exes stalking them on Facebook: Employers, schools, law enforcement agencies and even branches of the … Continue reading

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Oddcore, Alibi Crew Team up for Huge Turntable Bash at Crossroads Bar & Grill

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added September 9, 2012 at 10:17 pm Ypsilanti-based music producers Oddcore Productions and Alibi Crew will be hosting the “Out of the Box” remix compilation release party Saturday, Sept. 15 at Crossroad’s … Continue reading

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EMU to Host Ypsilanti Heritage Festival Events

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added August 12, 2012 at 5:19 pm Eastern Michigan University will cosponsor the 34th annual Ypsilanti Heritage Festival, which attracts nearly 100,000 visitors from southeast Michigan yearly, August 17-19 in Riverside Park, 515 … Continue reading

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Summer Beer Festival at Ypsilanti’s Riverside Park

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added July 25, 2012 at 5:02 pm The 15th Annual Michigan Brewers Guild Summer Beer Festival is coming to Ypsilanti’s Riverside Park, July 27 from 5-9 p.m. and July 28 from 1-6 p.m., … Continue reading

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Shadow Art Fair: ‘One Day, 40 Artists and 9,000 Gallons of Beer’

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added July 19, 2012 at 5:02 pm The Shadow Art Fair, a juried event for local artists to exhibit and sell their works, is returning to Ypsilanti’s Corner Brewery July 21 from noon … Continue reading

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