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Seen Photo Gallery: Big Shots, Little Stars

02/05/16

Seen Photo Gallery: Big Shots, Little Stars

Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation celebrated being one of eight charities to benefit from the auto show’s charity preview

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Detroit Public Schools is Getting Yet Another Appointed Manager as Current EM Leaves

02/02/16

Detroit Public Schools is Getting Yet Another Appointed Manager as Current EM Leaves

Darnell Earley, the controversial state-appointed emergency manager overseeing Detroit Public Schools and the former emergency manager of Flint who approved the city’s switch from using Detroit’s water supply to lead-tainted water from the Flint River, is stepping down from the DPS post. Gov. Rick Snyder announces Earley’s pending departure in a news release on the state’s website today and plans to appoint a “transition leader” to manage DPS’ finances and academics. “Darnell has done a very good job under some very difficult circumstances. I want to thank him for his professionalism and his service to the people of Michigan,” Snyder said. “A very good job” is debatable. Though Earley is the fourth emergency manager...

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Downtown Boutique Zarkpa’s Reopens in the North End

01/28/16

Downtown Boutique Zarkpa’s Reopens in the North End

Detroit’s North End gains a new clothing store, while neighboring Midtown loses a longtime business, marking notable shifts on two very different parts of Woodward Avenue

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UPDATE: Will Detroit Get a New African American TV Station? We’re Not Exactly Sure…

01/27/16

UPDATE: Will Detroit Get a New African American TV Station? We’re Not Exactly Sure…

“The Dream Network” says it’s here, but we’re not entirely sure it exists

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8 Ways to Observe Black History Month in Metro Detroit

01/27/16

8 Ways to Observe Black History Month in Metro Detroit

Celebrate Black History Month in metro Detroit with special exhibits, plays, library programs and more.

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Dazed Magazine Releases Documentary, “Vogue, Detroit”

01/21/16

Dazed Magazine Releases Documentary, “Vogue, Detroit”

LGBT youths are affected by homelessness at alarming rates because of a likelihood to be isolated from families. This film highlights what brings the community together

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Detroit Public Schools' Last-Minute Bid to Save Its Image

01/15/16

Detroit Public Schools' Last-Minute Bid to Save Its Image

Can a tour of the district's top schools do anything to help the series of 'sickouts' that has shed light on the deplorable conditions in the overall district?

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Chrysler Design Chief Ralph Gilles Talks the Reinvention of the Minivan

01/12/16

Chrysler Design Chief Ralph Gilles Talks the Reinvention of the Minivan

Head of Design for Chrysler Ralph Gilles, talks about the newly introduced 2017 Pacifica.

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MLK Day 2016 Events in Metro Detroit

01/07/16

MLK Day 2016 Events in Metro Detroit

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a chance to reflect on MLK's efforts, along with ours. These local events are prime picks for contemplation—and celebration.

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Seen Photo Gallery: Tux & Chucks

01/04/16

Seen Photo Gallery: Tux & Chucks

This fifth annual charitable fundraising event paired up classy attire with Converse All Stars Nov. 27 at the MGM Grand Detroit Grand Ballroom.

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