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Rhonda Greene, Executive Director of Heritage Works Helps Families Explore African Culture Through Music, Movement and Folklore

02/07/18

Rhonda Greene, Executive Director of Heritage Works Helps Families Explore African Culture Through Music, Movement and Folklore

Dance program helps students connect with mind, body and culture through the arts.

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Jewelry Maker Karissma Yve's brand Xenophora Creates Poetry in Metal

02/07/18

Jewelry Maker Karissma Yve's brand Xenophora Creates Poetry in Metal

Her Detroit showroom displays one-of-a-kind, handmade pieces as thoughtful as they are beautiful.

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BLAC's Choices for Books to Help You Get 'Woke'

02/07/18

BLAC's Choices for Books to Help You Get 'Woke'

Stay educated. Get motivated.

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LeeAnne's Luxury Bridal Boutique Proves You Don't Have to Go Downtown for Upscale

02/07/18

LeeAnne's Luxury Bridal Boutique Proves You Don't Have to Go Downtown for Upscale

This Grandmont-Rosedale shop offers everything from bridal gowns to mugs with a meaning.

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Eddy Senay's 1972 Debut Album 'Hot Thang' Gets Rereleased with the Same Fire

02/07/18

Eddy Senay's 1972 Debut Album 'Hot Thang' Gets Rereleased with the Same Fire

The collection of funky, laid-back instrumentals gets a revival.

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UAW-Ford to Celebrate, Empower Women at Free Event

02/07/18

UAW-Ford to Celebrate, Empower Women at Free Event

In the midst of a busy life, sometimes women need a day just for them. That’s what UAW-Ford (https://uaw.org/uaw-auto-bargaining/fordcontract/) has in mind as it stands in solidarity with women once again to bring back its Celebrating and Empowering Women’s Event for a second year. It happens Saturday, March 3 at the UAW-Ford National Program Center in Detroit, inviting women to spend a day getting pampered, being inspired and obtaining valuable resources. “Sometimes we’re so busy taking care of our families, so busy working, that we don’t always take time for us. That’s what I want this day to be about,” says organizer Ruth Golden, UAW-Ford’s diversity and inclusion coordinator. “If you’re always busy with your kids and...

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Midwife and Doula Cynthia Jackson Says Birthing at Home is the Better Option

02/07/18

Midwife and Doula Cynthia Jackson Says Birthing at Home is the Better Option

Jackson tells us how she got into midwifery and why she says giving birth at home is a safe, viable option for all healthy women.

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 Detroit Proper: Raising 'Radiant' Children

02/07/18

Detroit Proper: Raising 'Radiant' Children

Desiree Cooper explores the importance of fostering artistic creativity in our children.

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Detroit Free Press Columnist Rochelle Riley Talks New Book, Literacy and Legacy

02/07/18

Detroit Free Press Columnist Rochelle Riley Talks New Book, Literacy and Legacy

The veteran reporter has spent decades fighting for social good, and her latest project, The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery, is a collection of essays which aim to show that the effects of slavery remain.

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Out-of-the-Box Valentine's Day Gifts

02/07/18

Out-of-the-Box Valentine's Day Gifts

… perfect for when roses and Russell Stover just won't cut it.

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