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Win Tickets to 'Fresh Beat Band' at the Fox Theatre

10/09/14

Win Tickets to 'Fresh Beat Band' at the Fox Theatre

Your family could score four tickets to see the Nickelodeon preschool music group in Detroit on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Enter by Thursday, Nov. 6!

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Halloween Paper Crafting and Decor Ideas with Stampin' Up

10/09/14

Halloween Paper Crafting and Decor Ideas with Stampin' Up

The stamping company offers a frightful wreath kit, Freaky Friends, Mottley Monsters and other creepy cool accessories to turn into October crafts.

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UK Dad Gives Snarky Lessons in Teen Instructional Videos

10/08/14

UK Dad Gives Snarky Lessons in Teen Instructional Videos

A father in England got tired of harping on his teenagers to do simple house chores. So he's making sarcastically spot-on YouTube videos (and T-shirts) to help.

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Shani Penn on Black Women in Politics

10/08/14

Shani Penn on Black Women in Politics

The senior advisor to Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder talks African American women in politics and their influence on history.

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Inside Detroit Rapper Trick Trick's No Fly Zone

10/07/14

Inside Detroit Rapper Trick Trick's No Fly Zone

The local performer talks rivalries, community and being the gatekeeper of entertainment in the Motor City.

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Sharlonda Buckman, CEO of Detroit Parent Network

10/07/14

Sharlonda Buckman, CEO of Detroit Parent Network

Buckman and her group are empowering Detroit parents in their communities and in their kids' schools.

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Motown the Musical Comes Home to Detroit

10/07/14

Motown the Musical Comes Home to Detroit

Actors Allison Semmes and Clifton Oliver, who play Diana Ross and Barry Gordy in Motown the Musical, talk the history and heartache of Hitsville.

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Kevyn Orr Reflects On Time in Detroit Before Exit

10/07/14

Kevyn Orr Reflects On Time in Detroit Before Exit

The emergency manager of the Motor City leaves some lasting words of advice on restructuring the city.

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Craft Roundup: DIY Halloween Treat Fun from Cool Blogs

10/07/14

Craft Roundup: DIY Halloween Treat Fun from Cool Blogs

Create a DIY paper ghost pouch from Pizzazzerie, spider fries treats from Design Eat Repeat and other creepy neat ideas from Minieco.co.uk and Everything Etsy.

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Mom Incites Cat Fight Between Teen Daughter and Classmate

10/06/14

Mom Incites Cat Fight Between Teen Daughter and Classmate

A mother in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania encouraged a parking-lot brawl. A similar but separate incident happened in the same town back in 2013. What gives?

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