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Take me out to the ballgame

Detroit Tigers’ Comerica Park is number 2 on the list for vegetarian-friendly major league ballparks for 2013! Read more ›


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New Vegan Resturant open in Ann Arbor

New vegan resturant, The Lunch Room, celebrated their grand opening this week in Ann Arbor, Michigan! Read more ›


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Vegan food truck Shimmy Shack parks at farmers market

The Shimmy Shack is a new food truck that wants to show that plant-based food isn’t boring. “We aim to show that vegetarian food is sexy, tasty, fast and healthier,” says Shimmy Shack owner Debra Levantrosser. Read more ›


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‘Blackfish’ Takes Aim At SeaWorld

Blackfish, a movie opening Friday in New York and Los Angeles, takes aim squarely at theme parks like SeaWorld where captive dolphins, including orcas or killer whales, perform in entertainment shows for the public. Read more ›


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Vegan firefighter revives kitten

A Fresno firefighter rescued a kitten that was barely clinging to life, and it was all captured on his helmet camera. It was a fitting job for the ten year veteran. He’s sometimes teased for being an eco-friendly vegan. Read more ›


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Patriotism: The #1 Reason to Eat a Veggie Dog on July 4th

Americans consume 155 million hot dogs each July 4: That’s enough to stretch from L.A. to D.C. more than five times. This post is an invitation to reconsider your Fourth of July menu. Here are five reasons to celebrate your independence from a diet that promotes environmental devastation, obesity, disease, and animal suffering. Read more ›


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Mango Pineapple Frappe’

(Definition of FRAPPÉ: A frothy drink made with fruit and ice cream or sorbet; chilled or partially frozen beverage) 1 carton mango Read more ›


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Oppose Farm Bill

The House defeated an amendment to strike down the infamous “King amendment.” Authored by Rep. Steve King (R-IA), this language would nullify a variety of state laws on animal welfare, food safety, and environmental regulations. It represents perhaps the biggest government favor yet to the meat and dairy industries, and we can’t allow it to be signed into law. Read more ›


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BLUEBERRY COBBLER

The whitish “bloom” that gives fresh, plump blueberries a powdery appearance is a good thing. It’s a natural protective coating and should not be washed off until you’re ready to eat them. Refrigerate them right away in a covered container that is not made of metal. Read more ›


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Why Vegan?

Why Vegan? by EVOLVE! Campaigns Read more ›


Upcoming Events
Sep
1
Mon
2:15 pm VegMichigan’s Mid-Michigan Libra... @ LIbrary Display at Southgate Library
VegMichigan’s Mid-Michigan Libra... @ LIbrary Display at Southgate Library
Sep 1 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Please check out our library display at Southgate Library, located at 14680 Dix-Toledo, Southgate MI 48195. Please contact Joyce Farkas at (734) Read more ›
6:30 pm VegMichigan’s Metro Detroit Libr... @ Library Display at Auburn Hills OCC Campus Library
VegMichigan’s Metro Detroit Libr... @ Library Display at Auburn Hills OCC Campus Library
Sep 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Please check out our library display located at the Auburn Hills Oakland Community College Library, 2900 Featherstone Rd., Auburn Hills, Mi. (248) Read more ›
Sep
2
Tue
7:00 pm VegMichigan’s Vegan 101 Cooking ... @ Rochester Hills Whole Foods
VegMichigan’s Vegan 101 Cooking ... @ Rochester Hills Whole Foods
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
VegMichigan's Vegan 101 Cooking Class @ Rochester Hills Whole Foods | Rochester Hills | Michigan | United States
Whole Foods Cooking Class Photo 1 Please join VegMichigan for this fun and informative cooking class. Attendees will learn the nutritional aspects Read more ›
Sep
4
Thu
12:00 pm Michigan No-kill Conference @ Somerset Inn
Michigan No-kill Conference @ Somerset Inn
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm
Join shelter, rescue, animal control and welfare workers, volunteers, policy makers, and compassionate community members to learn ways to save lives in Read more ›
Sep
6
Sat
6:00 pm Ann Arbor Home Grown Festival @ Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Ann Arbor Home Grown Festival @ Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
VegMichigan will have a table with free literature at The HomeGrown Festival. This festival is a grassroots community event showcasing the best Read more ›

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