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DIA director discusses plans to increase diversity for the museum

03/30/17

DIA director discusses plans to increase diversity for the museum

Salvador Salort-Pons spoke with the National Conference of Artist Michigan at the Northwest Activites Center on Wednesday

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910-AM fires Monica Conyers, says she tried to book $750 hotels, was ‘loud and obnoxious’

03/23/17

910-AM fires Monica Conyers, says she tried to book $750 hotels, was ‘loud and obnoxious’

The former city councilwoman, however, says she quit

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Freedom House awarded a full grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development

03/22/17

Freedom House awarded a full grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development

After being denied funding last month, the Detroit organization was at risk of closing its doors

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Your play auntie Maxine Waters is visiting the Wright Museum this month

03/22/17

Your play auntie Maxine Waters is visiting the Wright Museum this month

Waters and the former first lady of Haiti will discuss African American and Haitian progress.

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Four Tops' Abdul 'Duke' Fakir just can't stay away from the stage

03/17/17

Four Tops' Abdul 'Duke' Fakir just can't stay away from the stage

While his peers head into retirement, the legendary Motown alum says he doesn't want a life of couch-sitting.

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VIDEO: #1967at50 with Jamon Jordan (pt. 2)

03/16/17

VIDEO: #1967at50 with Jamon Jordan (pt. 2)

Black Scroll Network founder and historian Jamon Jordan shares the story of Caroline French and Ruthie Blackburn.

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Will Detroit media ever lift black businesses up to the same level as Sister Pie?

03/14/17

Will Detroit media ever lift black businesses up to the same level as Sister Pie?

I really, really don't need to read yet another story about Sister Pie when there are so many other businesses to hear from.

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Black Women Rock returns for its 13th year

03/13/17

Black Women Rock returns for its 13th year

The annual Detroit event celebrates black women and their contributions to rock music

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Vanessa Williams offers guidance, wise words to Goodwill in Detroit

03/09/17

Vanessa Williams offers guidance, wise words to Goodwill in Detroit

She knows a thing or two about being offered a second chance.

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Go ahead, treat yourself to salt

03/09/17

Go ahead, treat yourself to salt

Here are some sweet-and-salty Nigerian recipes that embrace one of the world's oldest ingredients.

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