Friday, July 22, 2016

Spend the weekend at Ann Arbor's annual Art Fair

Posted By on Fri, Jul 22, 2016 at 12:49 PM

One of the coolest, most artsy cities in Southeast Michigan is celebrating its famous art fair this weekend, and we couldn’t be more excited. Ann Arbor is a hot spot for art, and their annual Art Fair has become a summer staple in the community. There are sidewalk sales,...

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'Michigan's steamiest convention' is way geekier than it sounds

Posted By on Fri, Jul 22, 2016 at 8:00 AM

Steampunk is what you get when you cross the clothing style of Victorian England (think Sherlock Holmes) with your uncle's smelting factory.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

Lars von Trier wants to film a horror movie in Detroit

Posted By on Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 2:29 PM

According to Danish magazine Soundvenue via American publication IndieWire, there is a tentatively named horror project, aptly named Detroit, in the works with von Trier's production company Zentropa. Right now the idea is about a man dealing with his inner demons, but that can change since the project has only...

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Is President Grant’s former home heading to a local charter school?

Posted By on Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 2:27 PM

Class can sometimes be boring. Especially when students are expected to just read a book and absorb the information with the snap of a finger. This is why field trips are so important: Giving students a chance to actually try and experience new things. Well what happens when the...

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Animal Planet renovates Pontiac animal shelter for new tv show

Posted By on Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 12:54 PM

The Michigan Animal Rescue League, a private non-profit animal shelter in Pontiac has reopened on July 12 after renovations from Animal Planet's Pet Nation Renovation. Renovations included improvements to dog kennels, a new real life room which allows people hoping to adopt the animals to connect with them in a natural setting, new pool, waiting...

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Detroiters invited to 'Connect Four the City' at urban parlor

Posted By on Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 12:49 PM

Tomorrow, the Urban Consulate will host a Connect Four-themed forum for Detroiters to meet up, play the game, and connect with one another about the issues going on in the city.  Urban Consulate is an organization that seeks to build a network of urban parlors where city dwellers and travelers can...

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Levi's teams up with Community Push to help you to shred in Detroit

Posted By on Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 9:30 AM

Little known fact: everyone's favorite jeans company has a skateboarding team, and they're lending a hand to DIY organization Community Push to help design and plan for a new skatepark in Detroit.  Community Push and tons of volunteers have been heavily involved in creating and refining the Wig skatepark in...

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Video: streaker jukes out security during Tigers game

Posted By on Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 3:24 PM

During the bottom of the 7th inning of Wednesday's contest between the Tigers and the Twins, a fan stole the show by streaking shirtless onto the field, dodging several security guards, and eventually getting tackled to the ground. Looks like he was a little disappointed with the Tigers poor...

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New dating website matches you with Canadians in case Trump is elected President

Posted By on Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 12:01 PM

Since Donald Trump has secured the Republican nomination for this headache election, it is now a very real possibility that this oversized Oompa Loompa could be our next President. So what do you do if this nightmare becomes a reality? Move to Canada, of course! Since 19% of Americans said they...

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20 Emojis all Michiganders wish existed, according to Buzzfeed

Posted By on Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 11:18 AM

Buzzfeed, the crown jewel of crowd-sourced content, that shining star in the listicle galaxy, the Donald Trump of the publishing industry, if you will. (C'mon, no one thought Buzzfeed would become a reputable media powerhouse while still producing content like "19 Dogs Who Are Having The Best Damn Time" but...

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