Welcome to ArborWiki!

A website about Ann Arbor that anyone can edit

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Welcome to the new ArborWiki.org!  

ArborWiki is a collaborative, community-driven effort to share the local knowledge about the Ann Arbor, Michigan area. You're invited to share what you know about the Ann Arbor area with the community and the whole world! It's a guide written by YOU.

Anyone can edit this website. Just click Edit at the top any page and jump in. Your contributions will help make ArborWiki even more useful. Can't find a page on something? Make one! The power is at your fingertips. Read a letter about Arborwiki as an introduction to get started or just browse around and enjoy.

Arborwiki edit night March 26, 2014, 7:00 p.m. at the Ann Arbor District Library downtown !

If you have an interest in any aspect of the Arbor/Ypsi area—parks, history, local happenings—you might be a perfect ArborWiki contributor or editor. Meet some of the current crew of editors and hop in to edit/create entries about your community. Bring your laptop or use one of ours! We're meeting at the aadlfreespace in the downtown library.

  • Here's the Event Page, including a list of articles made throughout the night!

Featured project: Playgrounds!

Explore one of Ann Arbor's many playgrounds, take a snapshot of the play structure, and let us know how awesome it is! 

Stores & Services

Stores: Books, Antiques, Groceries, Hardware, Resale, Buying essentials locally; Services: Banks, Shoe repair, Plumbers, Roofing, Other Services

Where to eat?

Donuts; Ice cream; Find a restaurant by nationality, style..., or see Menus, Bars, Local Food

Or find Deals: Lunch under 5 dollars, Birthday Deals, Breakfast, Best food under 10 dollars, Bright lights, little city: places for dinner during winter's gloom

Local Media


Daily: The Michigan Daily, Ann Arbor Chronicle (online only)
Twice-Weekly: Ann Arbor News (print; online is daily)
Weekly: Washtenaw Now (replaces Chelsea Standard, Dexter Leader, Saline Reporter, Ypsilanti Courier), The Ann Arbor Crier, Ann Arbor Journal, Metro Times
Bi-Weekly: The Washtenaw Voice
Monthly: Current, Ann Arbor Observer, Critical Moment, Ann Arbor Masonic News, Groundcover, The Bohemian, The Communicator, The AnnPurple Walrus Press
Irregular: Every Three Weekly
Historic: Ann Arbor News, Ann Arbor Sun, Ypsilanti Citizen, Peninsular Courier, AnnArbor.com
Satire: News of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Newshawks, The Onion


FM: WCBN 88.3, WEMU 89.1, WUOM 91.7, WWWW 102.9, WQKL 107.1
AM: WDEO 990, WTKA 1050, WLBY 1290, WSDS 1480, WAAM 1600, WYPS-LP 1700
Online: Ann Arbor Alive, Michigan Radio
Public safety: Police scanner, SKYWARN. NOAA All Hazards Radio
Historic: WPAG, WIQB


An overview | Ann Arbor blogs | Ann Arbor forums | Ann Arbor twitter | Ann Arbor mailing lists | Reddit Ann Arbor


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