Tag Archives: Michigan

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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Locals Discuss Liquor Sales Permit

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added December 11, 2011 at 8:37 pm Ypsilanti business owner Paul Ajlouny of Eagles Market, 501 W. Cross St., said purchasing a permit from the Michigan Liquor Control Commission to sell alcohol before … Continue reading

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Cybersecurity Threatens All

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO  Added October 9, 2011 at 8:11 pm Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano gave a speech Friday during the Michigan Cyber Summit to officially kick off National Cyber Security Awareness Month. The event … Continue reading

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EMU Teachers Likely to be Placed

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO  Added September 14, 2011 at 9:59 pm The lack of jobs and subsequent loss of workers in Michigan is causing a circular dilemma with far-reaching consequences throughout the state. With the loss of … Continue reading

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Hazardous Drug Products Still on Store Shelves

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added June 13, 2011 at 3:01 pm The synthetic drugs K2 and “bath salts” have been linked to suicides, murders or overdoses in several states including Maryland, Michigan – Marquette specifically – and … 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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Oscoda, Michigan: Outdoor Getaway

By Bryan K. Alfaro November 3, 2011 If you enjoy outdoor activities and are looking for a new place to experience, then consider Oscoda, Mich.; the township is on Lake Huron about three hours north of Ann Arbor and offers … Continue reading

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Fall 2011 at EMU

By Bryan K. Alfaro September 19, 2011 Michigan native Rebecca Hawkins was browsing through the Eastern Michigan University bookstore with her companion Shelby Graham, to kill time before class on one of the last days of summer. The 26-year-old EMU … Continue reading

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Free Treatment for EMU Students With Seasonal Affective Disorder

By Bryan K. Alfaro September 19, 2011 Eastern Michigan University students, like other scholars, contend with the pressures of taking classes, being separated from friends and family, working and dealing with the state’s extreme weather changes. Living in Michigan where … Continue reading

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