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Detroit entrepreneur to compete on new Centric show ‘Queen Boss’

01/10/17

Detroit entrepreneur to compete on new Centric show ‘Queen Boss’

Nailah Ellis-Brown, founder of Ellis Island Tea competes to win $25K

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Duggan is 'hoping to work well' with Trump after inauguration

01/09/17

Duggan is 'hoping to work well' with Trump after inauguration

The president-elect's comments about fixing inner cities is something the Detroit mayor is hoping he'll stick to.

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MSU student looks to challenge Duggan for Detroit mayor’s seat

01/09/17

MSU student looks to challenge Duggan for Detroit mayor’s seat

The self-described millennial says it’s time for a young voice of the city

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An open invitation for the ‘uninvited’

01/09/17

An open invitation for the ‘uninvited’

The surest path to human connection is to invite someone to your table for a meal. Sharing food has been the universal symbol of peace since the time of the Neanderthals, when they gathered around their prey as a community to gorge on a carcass. Thousands of years later, there’s hardly a milestone that isn’t commemorated with the gathering of the “tribe” for a meal. From a baby shower, christening or bris; to the wedding feast, housewarming, retirement party or funeral repast, we summon those we care about to join us at the table for life’s most important moments.    To share food is also a sign of profound concern about another’s well-being. To give of your own sustenance is to validate another’s right to exist. “Sharing...

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Wright Lassiter III officially named CEO of Henry Ford Health System

01/09/17

Wright Lassiter III officially named CEO of Henry Ford Health System

He joins a handful of black executives at or near the top of local health-care organizations.

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The Limited is closing six Metro Detroit stores on Saturday

01/06/17

The Limited is closing six Metro Detroit stores on Saturday

Another mall retailer bites the dust.

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There's a movie about Flint coming out and it won't have a black lead

01/06/17

There's a movie about Flint coming out and it won't have a black lead

Instead, Cher will produce and star about the flick, airing on Lifetime of all places.

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Detroit author releases children's book of positive affirmations

01/06/17

Detroit author releases children's book of positive affirmations

The author will be holding a release party this weekend.

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 SEEN Photo Gallery: Midnight Golf Christmas Reception

01/06/17

SEEN Photo Gallery: Midnight Golf Christmas Reception

The Midnight Golf Program celebrated its board members, alumni and current students at the 15th annual Christmas Reception at MGM Grand Detroit on Dec. 15.

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Amid Detroit’s latest renaissance, Highland Park wants in on the action

01/06/17

Amid Detroit’s latest renaissance, Highland Park wants in on the action

Mayor Hubert Yopp shares his big ambitions with BLAC on returning the city to excellence

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