Thursday, October 31, 2013

10 Michigan haunts

Posted By on Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 3:28 PM

Every month for the last few years, the Mitten Movie Project has taken to the screen, showing some of the best short subject films from around the state and beyond. It happens the first Tuesday night of every month, half-screening, half-party, a way to showcase local talent and bring local...

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Women’s Caucus for Art Show At 555 Gallery: “Eye on the D: Seeing Detroit With New Eyes”

Posted By on Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 5:23 PM

K.A. Letts's drawing incorporates poetry written by a Detroit youth. "I'm a Michigan artist, but I've always concentrated my efforts on having my work shown in Chicago,” Ann Arbor-based K.A. Letts says. “It seemed easier to get your work shown, there was more press coverage. But then I looked...

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Monday, October 28, 2013

10 great Lou Reed records

Posted By on Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 1:59 PM

Dean Baker will be among the speakers at Saturday's event. Sometimes it takes hitting bottom before people are motivated to initiate the kinds of changes they should have made all along. Which is why, despite the bleak economic news that just keeps coming and coming, there's also reason to...

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Sunday, October 27, 2013

25 Superheroes and Celebrities at Detroit Comic FanFare

Posted By on Sun, Oct 27, 2013 at 1:00 PM

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

5 hair metal titans coming to Metro Detroit

Posted By on Wed, Oct 23, 2013 at 2:30 PM

If you feel like taking a trip north this week... The city of Mount Pleasant -- home to Central Michigan University -- kicks off its second annual Midwest Fest tomorrow, Tuesday, July 21st. Midwest Fest 2009 is a five-day music festival running through this Saturday, July 25th, coinciding with Mount...

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Memories of band

Posted By on Tue, Oct 8, 2013 at 3:28 PM

My recent interview with the Detroit Party Marching Band was fun for many reasons, but not least because it mined old memories of my own band experiences. Around 1989/1990, I joined the Wilnecote branch of the St. John’s Ambulance Brigade Brass Band, in the West Midlands, UK. I was...

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Monday, October 7, 2013

Vasectomies are a snip

Posted By on Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 8:38 AM

When the notion of blogging my vasectomy experience was first raised by my editor, I didn’t like the idea at all. Something within the deep, primitive layers of my psyche told me that this was something that I didn’t want to be talking about. My male pride couldn’t take...

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

18 Images of The Sanctuary, A Sustainable Urban Garden in Detroit

Posted By on Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 2:03 AM

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Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Urban Farms and Gardens of Detroit

Posted By on Tue, Oct 1, 2013 at 6:38 PM

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The Artwork of Jeremy Wheeler

Posted By on Tue, Oct 1, 2013 at 6:31 PM

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