June-2014

BLAC List: Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Detroit

Enjoy the warmer weather at these metro Detroit area eateries

Detroit Lions Coach Jim Caldwell: ‘On to the Super Bowl’

The first African-American leader of the Detroit football franchise talks his past coaching jobs and future plans to break the team's losing streak

Lagos in Southwest Detroit offers taste of Nigerian BBQ

Restaurant proprietor Tunde Wey of (revolver) showcases the flavors of his homeland in his newest dining concept

Detroit Black Churches Openly Accept Gays, Others Denounce

As African-American pastors welcome LGBTQ people into denominations, others still condemn. Is this divide the start of a greater divide in the Black community?

Native Detroit Actor Jerry Ford takes on Hollywood

Look for the TV and stage star in upcoming roles on Orange is the New Black, Royal Pains and more

Adrienne Maree Brown: Sci-fi Writer and Activist

The local writer shares her dreams of an imaginative Detroit that all residents will take part in creating

Music by Detroit Artists for a Summer Playlist

Local musicians continue to make the Motor City a good place for music. Here are four songs to add to your playlist.

Mark Covington: Founder of the Georgia Street Collective

While out of a job, the native Detroiter decided to clean up lots and buildings on Georgia Street, which has blossomed into a community garden, and more

BLAC List: Things to do for Father’s Day

Celebrate your dad on Sunday, June 15, 2014 with these metro Detroit events that will bring father and son closer in honor of the national holiday

Walsh College Honors Banker Aubrey W. Lee

The metro Detroit nonprofit business college will give the banking pioneer an Honorary Doctor of Law degree at a commencement ceremony on June 21, 2014