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Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Passengers aboard a Detroit-L.A. flight re-routed after lit cigarette found in lavatory

Posted By on Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 10:29 AM

"Federal law prohibits tampering with, disabling, or destroying a lavatory smoke detector... yada yada yada," goes the pre-flight spiel of many a modern U.S. airline. But what happens if someone actually lights up at 30,000 feet? Passengers on a recent flight from Detroit to L.A. found out the hard way...

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Monday, September 28, 2015

Murals in the Market artists address Shepard Fairey, Detroit, and more in inaugural fest

Posted By on Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 10:40 AM

This weekend, 1xRUN wrapped up its first ever international mural festival in Detroit, a 10-day affair that brought in street artists from Detroit and beyond to create more than 45 colorful murals in and around the Eastern Market district.  "If you search hashtag 'Eastern Market' right now, there's not...

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Friday, September 25, 2015

Davenport collection fills Tangent Gallery with fashion Saturday night

Posted By on Fri, Sep 25, 2015 at 3:36 PM

Saturday's fashion show will likely be the most stimulating you'll see this season.

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Riding the bus with Gary Winslow: Contributions

Posted By on Fri, Sep 25, 2015 at 2:42 PM

A friend shares a few funny and gross stories from her bus-riding experiences, to Gary's surprise and amusement.

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Thursday, September 24, 2015

After 17 years, this Grosse Pointe Woods Fenway Park replica comes down today

Posted By on Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 5:51 PM

A mini Fenway Park replica in a suburban Detroit back yard comes down after 17 years.

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Local double feature closes out month at Cinema Detroit

Posted By on Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 2:47 PM

A local double-feature will screen at Cinema Detroit next week.

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World to end next month on Oct. 7

Posted By on Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 1:33 PM

A religious tract came in at the office warning us that the world ends Oct. 7. So we're postdating all checks just in case.

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Update: Detroit City FC Hamtramck move approved

Posted By on Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 12:39 PM

The rehab work could start as early as October, and is expected to be completed in April 2016.

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Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Update: Red Bull Creation 'hackerthon' starts in Detroit this week

Posted By on Wed, Sep 23, 2015 at 1:10 PM

New this year, the contest is now open to local teams. Think you have what it takes?

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Fatou-Seydi Sarr traveled halfway around the world to find African dance in Detroit

Posted By on Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 3:34 PM

On an August evening on the second floor of the Fitness Works gymnasium in Detroit’s New Center, a dance class is in full swing as six women step up a storm. They make sweeping movements with their arms, wheeling them backward. Each dancer’s upper body falls and rises, then...

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