Tag Archives: Depot Town

Elvis fans: ‘The King’ is Coming Back to Ypsilanti

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added July 7, 2012 at 5:52 pm The Michigan ElvisFest, featuring 11 award winning Elvis tribute artists performing on stage, is returning to Ypsilanti’s historic Depot Town on Friday, July 13 from 5 … Continue reading

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Cross Street Getting Makeover

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added May 30, 2011 at 12:22 pm Ypsilanti’s Cross Street, a major commercial thoroughfare linking Eastern Michigan University to Depot Town, is getting a $1 million makeover under the “Cross Street corridor non-motorized … Continue reading

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Local Entrepreneurs Helped Revitalize Depot Town

By Bryan K. Alfaro November 21, 2011 Ypsilanti’s Depot Town of today bears little resemblance to the rundown commercial district it was 60 years ago. In the 1860s, the district’s railway became a staging area for Michigan militias during the … Continue reading

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Fun in Depot Town for Under $20

By Bryan K. Alfaro November 21, 2011 Eastern Michigan University students looking to enjoy Ypsilanti’s Depot Town, while not breaking the bank during the holiday season, should check out our “Fun for Under $20 Top Ten List.” 1. Students can … Continue reading

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