Wednesday, August 24, 2016

First Taste: Wahlburgers draws in the fans

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 6:03 PM

Bringing a Wahlberg family meal to Detroit.

Continue reading »

'The Supremes A' Go-Go' turns 50

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 3:51 PM

The album took a "girl group" to the top of the album charts and made history.

Continue reading »

Is White Boy Rick's story going to be a movie?

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 2:47 PM

Rick Wershe aka 'White Boy Rick' has been in prison for nearly thee decades for a non-violent drug crime. And like all crazy historic events in the world, Hollywood started paying attention. According to The Wrap, award-winning producers, Darren Aronofsky and Scott Franklin (Black Swan, Requiem for a Dream) are trying to...

Continue reading »

'Hipster' eyeglasses store coming to Detroit this year

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 2:29 PM

Ok, so maybe Warby Parker (which sounds like the name of a hipster baby) expanded its offerings a bit and are now being described as a 'vintage eyeglasses retailer' but hey, you get the gist.  The New York-based company's name is actually a nod to Jack Kerouac (because of...

Continue reading »

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.

Continue reading »

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.

Continue reading »

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...

Continue reading »

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...

Continue reading »

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.

Continue reading »

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......

Continue reading »

Best Things to Do In Detroit

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.