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National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers Honors Minority Car Dealers

01/04/16

National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers Honors Minority Car Dealers

An invite-only event before the North American International Auto Show recognizes several auto brands and their commitment to minority car buyers.

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Educational Inequality

01/04/16

Educational Inequality

Some argue that our schools are more segregated than ever, especially in urban, lower-income areas like Detroit. And the effects are taking their toll on Black children. But is that the whole story of our educational divide?

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Books to Add to Your Reading List in 2016

01/04/16

Books to Add to Your Reading List in 2016

Want to read more in 2016? Here are six suggestions to get you started.

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Soups to Warm You Up This Winter

01/04/16

Soups to Warm You Up This Winter

In honor of National Soup Month, try one of these delicious soups from local restaurants like DISH Detroit and J. Alexander's.

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Finding a Purpose: Amina Daniels Discusses Live Cycle Delight

01/04/16

Finding a Purpose: Amina Daniels Discusses Live Cycle Delight

This Detroiter didn't let an accident change her life or her dream of opening an exercise studio. Will her vision become a reality in 2016?

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The Gray Way: Herman Gray's Lifelong Mission

01/04/16

The Gray Way: Herman Gray's Lifelong Mission

It was a surprise to many when the longtime Children's Hospital of Michigan executive and well-respected pediatrician left to become the president and CEO of United Way. But to him, it was just another chapter in his lifelong mission of trying to improve the lives of Detroiters.

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Seen Photo Gallery: Coleman A. Young Portrait Ceremony

01/04/16

Seen Photo Gallery: Coleman A. Young Portrait Ceremony

The former Detroit mayor was honored Nov. 19 with a rededication of his image that once hung at Cobo Hall, now at home in the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center.

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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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Seen Photo Gallery: Black Santa Event

01/04/16

Seen Photo Gallery: Black Santa Event

More than 400 kids had their photos taken with a Santa who is a reflection of them during BLAC Detroit’s special Dec. 12-13 events in Ferndale and Lathrup Village.

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Khary Turner, Executive Director of the Coleman A. Young Foundation

01/04/16

Khary Turner, Executive Director of the Coleman A. Young Foundation

It's all about improving the prospects of young Detroiters and the city itself. That's the mission of the Coleman A. Young Foundation that starts teaching kids as young as 11 how to make the most of their life—from eating well to getting an education.

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