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What we’ll miss most about the Obama White House

01/06/17

What we’ll miss most about the Obama White House

Michigan’s top legislators share their tributes to the 44th president

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How Detroiters are finding a higher calling through higher education

01/06/17

How Detroiters are finding a higher calling through higher education

Now more than ever, mid-aged blacks are turning to the seminary to reach a more divine purpose while simultaneously trekking on enlightened career paths

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New play digs into life of slain dancer Tamara ‘Strawberry’ Greene

01/06/17

New play digs into life of slain dancer Tamara ‘Strawberry’ Greene

The stage production is centered around a long-alleged party at the Manoogian Party thrown by ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

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Danielle Jackson, Chief Academic Officer at University Prep Schools

01/06/17

Danielle Jackson, Chief Academic Officer at University Prep Schools

Helping serve thousands of Detroit’s students and families, Jackson’s community-oriented approach to education is helping shape the city’s future.

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Is this 17-year-old Cass Tech senior Detroit’s next Olympian?

01/06/17

Is this 17-year-old Cass Tech senior Detroit’s next Olympian?

Mycah Slade finds her footing on the fencing mat.

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New museum celebrates WGPR, America’s first black TV station

01/06/17

New museum celebrates WGPR, America’s first black TV station

Reminisce on ‘The Scene’ and other classic Detroit TV programming

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A woman’s efforts to curb illiteracy in Highland Park, one book at a time

01/06/17

A woman’s efforts to curb illiteracy in Highland Park, one book at a time

Building a legacy of literacy

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7 ways to celebrate the MLK holiday in Detroit

01/06/17

7 ways to celebrate the MLK holiday in Detroit

Events at the Wright Museum, the DIA and more

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Exhibit at Flint museum puts city’s black women in the spotlight

01/06/17

Exhibit at Flint museum puts city’s black women in the spotlight

Photographs capture beauty from the troubled region

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VIDEO: #1967at50 with Genevieve and Johnny Bellamy

01/05/17

VIDEO: #1967at50 with Genevieve and Johnny Bellamy

Historian and storyteller Genevieve Bellamy and her husband Johnny Bellamy share their memories of Detroit in 1967.

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