August-2017

Sydney James is bringing color to Detroit’s communities

As a newly minted 2017 Kresge Arts Fellow, artist Sydney James gains recognition for her work painting murals across the city.

Torri Lynn Ashford’s multifaceted approach to performance

This performer and educator teaches kids the importance of body language and communication, both on and off the stage

Dear Black Detroiters: The opioid epidemic is our problem.

Do not file this issue under #whitepeopleproblems.

Our favorite sandwich joints around Metro Detroit

Give one of these sammiches a try in honor of National Sandwich Month

How the Detroit Vs Everybody brand is reaching beyond the city

After five years, the iconic Detroit Vs Everybody clothing brand is swapping out the D for other cities and groups. Is it diluting its power – or bolstering it?

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started High School

A recent grad looks back – and has this advice for incoming and current students

Green-thumbed Detroiters share their private gardens

ardening season is in full bloom, with pretty plants popping up all over the city. We visited the homes of three green-thumbed Detroiters to...

BLAC STYLE: Miya Hooks serving up looks

iya Hooks uses her diverse and eclectic style to express herself through clothes and accessories. Finding the fine line between sexy and classic, the...

SEEN Photo Gallery: Concert of Colors 2017

Local musical artists took over Midtown, performing everything from jazz and blues to rock and afro-fusion, at the 25th Annual Concert of Colors on June 16 at the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center in Detroit.

Chanavia Patterson, Principal of Detroit Enterprise Academy

Just named Michigan’s charter school administrator of the year, Patterson has played a big role in bringing pride and performance back to her east-side school – and community.

Ima in Corktown puts a bold twist on classic Japanese-inspired dishes

Chef Mike Ransom cooks up slurp-worthy homemade udon rice noodle soups and rice dishes

Here’s how you can see Danny Brown for free this weekend

Adidas Originals celebrates their EQT line with a multi-city concert series

Adidas earns their stripes at Detroit EQT event

The brand celebrated their EQT line with a free concert over the weekend