December-2016

How Detroit-area Bible bookstores are persevering under a changing online retail climate

Unsung in their pursuits, these business owners are broadening their brands beyond the shelves

Inside the push for an R&B Hall of Fame in Detroit

Music aficionados and archivists say the need is here, but support is hard to come by

Shop black Detroit businesses all year round, not just Christmas

Why it's important to show support beyond the holidays

Nikki Pardo, Owner of Global Alliance Solutions

As owner of Global Alliance Solutions and co-founder of The Pack, Pardo aims to be a catalyst for change in the arena of racial equality.

Chef Maxcel Hardy brings his culinary vision back to Detroit

After cooking for your favorite athletes and artists, Hardy returns to his birthplace to help Detroiters prepare and eat food the healthy way

BLAC’s Black Santa Photo Experience returns for the second year

Catch him before he goes back to the North Pole!

5 #TreatYoSelf-worthy Metro Detroit spots for your self-care needs

Give yourself the gift of indulgence this holiday season

Cirque du Soliel’s first black featured player performs in upcoming Detroit show

Michelle Matlock created the character Ladybug, who will be featured at Cirque du Soliel's December performances at Joe Louis Arena

Detroit nutritionist Dr. Velonda Thompson’s tips for eating healthy before the big holiday meal

Get some color on your plate, and increase your water intake now

SEEN Photo Gallery: Black Family Development Inc.’s President’s Dinner

BFDI celebrated its 38th annual dinner at MGM Grand Detroit on Nov. 2 in recognition of the organization’s long legacy of service.

Did NBC’s ‘This is Us’ rip off a Detroit mentor’s training program?

The founder of The Cave of Adullam Transformational Academy is seeking credit from producers of the popular new show.

105.1 The Bounce announces new on-air talent

Detroit's newest throwback Hip Hop and R&B station to add new and local voices

Get trainer Eric Jordon’s 30-day easy workout challenge

Increase your fitness goals little by little each day

Here are all the Detroit artists nominated for Grammys this year

Big Sean, Jack White, Mike Posner and Maejor all earn nods.

Royal Oak man spins the ‘Wheel of Fortune’ tonight

Will he win? Tune in to find out!

Detroit Lions re-sign running back Joique Bell

The WSU alum returns after being released in February

Detroit-bred travel blogger launches new talk series

The creator of the blog “Catch Me If You Can” will blend travel and wine during a talk at House of Pure Vin.

Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak at University of Detroit Mercy in April

The MacArthur Genius Grant awardee will discuss his groundbreaking book "Between the World and Me."

Midtown’s newest redevelopment will be affordable housing

The Treymore’s 28-units will be reserved for those making 50-60 percent of the area’s average median income.

Detroit’s Milwaukee Street named for Stevie Wonder

The legendary Motown singer was on hand to receive key to the city

14 photos from our Black Santa Photo Experience that stole our hearts

Check out these adorable little munchkins!

She quit her job to start a baking business. Now she’s taking over Detroit...

Jars of Perfection grew from zero to 11,000 Instagram followers overnight thanks to Brittany Gregory's decadent creations.

Two Christmas playlists for you to jam to all weekend

From Eartha Kitt to Donny Hathaway, to Michael Buble to Usher, to the Jackson 5 to Johnny Gill, we've got you covered.