Wednesday, August 24, 2016

More about so-called 'Bus Rapid Transit'

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 12:16 PM

Author's new article on BRT comes during big push for bus-based systems nationwide.

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Penrose Market Garden selling fresh tomatoes today

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:20 AM

An urban garden project is bearing fruit today — literally. Buy their tomatoes between 2 and 6 p.m.

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Flint's corrosive water 'might' have resulted in rashes and hair loss

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:05 AM

Questions remain about the source of a spate of rashes and cases of hair loss that have occurred recently in Flint — with some wondering if the abnormalities are tied to Flint's decision to connect to the corrosive Flint River from April 2014 until October 2015. While a multi-month investigation...

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These are the 30 'most expensive home sales in Michigan' so far this year

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:01 AM

2016 has seen its share of multi-million dollar home sales in Michigan, and the website OpenHouse.com has compiled a list of the top 30.  Unsurprisingly, most of the listings are located in metro Detroit's poshest hoods (and yup, this is a statewide list). West Bloomfield, Birmingham, and Bloomfield Hills landed...

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Bell's Brewery is taking over Ale Mary's tonight

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 7:00 AM

Two Hearted and Oberon? We are there.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

QLine testing is off to a great start

Posted By on Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 3:10 PM

As you may have heard, testing for the QLine was set to happen today and well... oh heck, just see for yourself.  Facebook user Mark Hall posted this early Tuesday morning, which shows the inspection “speeder” car which was intended to “make sure the route is free of obstruction."  Umm......

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Punch Bowl Social brings on celebrity chef to overhaul menu

Posted By on Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:59 PM

Could this spell better food at the food-drink-game emporium?

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Contrary opinion: The trouble with the RTA plan

Posted By on Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:58 PM

Just because you like transit doesn't mean you vote yes in November. Here's why "it's complicated."

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Students scramble to find new high school after last minute closure announcement

Posted By on Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:23 PM

ORIGINALLY IT WAS the colors that stood out to Jada Hall, as she scrolled through the website for New Paradigm For Education, the management company that has been hired in July to run her K-12 charter school, University YES Academy, this coming fall. The logo for her northwest side school had...

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