May 2018

May 2018

Co-founders of Detroit Hives, Timothy Paule and Nicole Lindsey tell us how they’re using bees to transform blighted lots in Detroit, entrepreneurial moms walk us through a typical day and how they find balance, and black classical musicians prove that we’re more than just hip-hop and R&B, plus more!

Detroit Hives Uses Bees to Combat Blight in the City

Detroit Hives proves a little bit of honey goes a long way in the city's hardest hit neighborhoods.

Black Classical Musicians in Detroit Embrace an Alternative Sound

Classical music is not typically seen as music for and by African-Americans, but some black musicians in Detroit hope to change that perception.

Young Entrepreneurial Moms Talk Motherhood, Career and Balance

Is the dream of simultaneously successful motherhood and entrepreneurship really possible?

Detroit Proper: The Rise of Imprisoned Mothers

Desiree Cooper talks the impact of black moms behind bars.

SEEN Photo Gallery: 57th Annual Black & White Barristers’ Ball

The Wolverine Bar Association and The Wolverine Bar Foundation hosted attendees at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center April 7 for the 57th annual Barristers’ Ball. Guests dressed up to benefit various charitable initiatives aimed at improving diversity within the legal profession.

Boho Mini Offers a Creative Space for Artistic Exploration

Margarita Barry invites families for a hands-on experience.

The Michigan Wildlife Council Encourages Fishing as a Family

Fishing as a family this summer is a great way to connect with nature, bond with one another and conserve our ecosystems.

UAW-Ford Program Builds Wheelchair Ramps for Detroiters and Others in Need

Nearly 2,000 ramps have been provided across the country since 2012.

Is It Allergies? The Most Common Signs and What to Do

Learn about the different kinds of allergies, their symptoms and how to get relief.

SEEN Photo Gallery: Contemporary American Authors Lecture Series – Colson Whitehead

On April 13, Marygrove College celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Contemporary American Authors Lecture Series by inviting author Colson Whitehead. The Harvard graduate spoke on his Pulitzer-prize winning and New York Times bestseller 'The Underground Railroad.'

Novi Prepares for 2018 Motor City Comic Con

After 'Black Panther' and 'Avengers: Infinity War' both released to blockbuster success, the comic book nerds are gearing for an epic gathering.

Detroit Dough Offers Worry-Free Cookie Dough

Indulge in a childhood favorite without fear.

Michigan Opera Theatre Produces ‘The Summer King,’ the Story of the Life of Negro...

The production is a part of MOT's Take Me Out to the Opera program.

Our Biggest Electronic Music Festival, Movement Detroit Returns to Hart Plaza

Wu-Tang Clan reunites for the 25th anniversary of 'Enter the Wu-Tang' album.

Tech-Geared Training Lab Incite Focus Teaches Students to Work with and Make Digital Tools

Founder and director Blair Evans' apprenticeship program is cultivating a skilled workforce of 'Maker Professionals.'

Alcohol: How Much Is Too Much?

We consulted St. John Providence's Brighton Center for Recovery to find out if we're overindulging.

1Up Gaming Lab Packs the Latest Video Games into a Mobile Trailer

It's available to rent for birthday parties or a Tuesday afternoon.

Detroit Kids Get Summer of Fun, Learning at Free Camp

The breakthrough day camp program at Central Detroit Christian helps kids thrive.

Asaysia Plates to Share Opens Downtown and Serves ‘Modern American Cuisine’

Black chef Larry Middlebrooks says his Maryland crab cakes will make you want to slap your mama.

The Heat Factory Plans for a Summer-Long City Champs Charity Sports Series

Take part in a football, basketball and softball game for a good cause.