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Women's retreat encourages Detroit businesswomen to be 'unapologetically powerful'

06/30/16

Women's retreat encourages Detroit businesswomen to be 'unapologetically powerful'

Being a powerful woman takes a certain je ne sais quoi; it’s nurtured carefully over time through self-care, being ambitious, knowing what you want in life and professional and personal development.

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Yes, there are Black investors in downtown Detroit. Here they are.

06/29/16

Yes, there are Black investors in downtown Detroit. Here they are.

The new Paradise Valley Cultural and Entertainment District will have more than $50 million in mostly Black investment.

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Naturalicious expands operations to Detroit, hires four

06/28/16

Naturalicious expands operations to Detroit, hires four

The local beauty brand opens a manufacturing space in Corktown.

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Detroit's LGBT community, federal agencies work toward preventing another Orlando

06/27/16

Detroit's LGBT community, federal agencies work toward preventing another Orlando

Dialogues between gay leaders and the FBI, Justice Department remain ongoing as the Detroit LGBT community increases its visibility.

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Local entrepreneurs share 'The Detroit Story' with President Obama

06/24/16

Local entrepreneurs share 'The Detroit Story' with President Obama

With the newly established White House Detroit Federal Working Group, the Obama administration is working to ensure the federal government is “a strong partner for Detroit as it charts its historic economic recovery.”

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Finally, we'll get to see Black people restore a house in Detroit

06/22/16

Finally, we'll get to see Black people restore a house in Detroit

"This Old House" will film on Detroit's west side, going outside the usual comfort zone of young white people living, working and playing downtown.

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Michelle Williams visits Detroit, talks entrepreneurism

06/22/16

Michelle Williams visits Detroit, talks entrepreneurism

Beyonce wasn’t the only Independent Woman in town this month

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Beyonce: A syllabus supplement from a 60-year-old

06/21/16

Beyonce: A syllabus supplement from a 60-year-old

Can a music listener not in the Queen Bee's target demographic get what they pay for?

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Relay For Life Detroit invites all to walk for a cure this weekend

06/17/16

Relay For Life Detroit invites all to walk for a cure this weekend

So far, more than $40,000 has been raised in advance of this weekend’s events.

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Watch University of Michigan Glee Club sing Black pain

06/16/16

Watch University of Michigan Glee Club sing Black pain

A documentary airing tonight features the choral group conveying injustices against Black male victims of violence through song.

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