Video and Gallery: Progress Continues on Detroit's Landmark Fox Marquee
Workers spent a good part of the day prepping before lifting the signs for the new Fox Theatre marquee.
The Slow Death of Detroit's Chaldean Town
"We need to shut the door and get the hell out of here,” Joseph Kawa, the 66-year-old owner of J&S Meats tells the Free Press.
Southfield Fire Chief Apparently Drowns in Lake St. Clair
The boat operator is charged with operating while intoxicated, WWJ reports.
Donors Give $6,000 for Detroit Fire Dept. Rookie Whose Uninsured Home Burned
A GoFundMe drive started by fire academy pals seeks gifts "to help out someone who goes to work every day to stop this very thing from happening to complete strangers."
Forty Year Later, The Jimmy Hoffa Case Remains a Mystery
Theories abound. Over the years, properties have been dug up on the hunch that the body was buried there. And some gangsters who likely knew what happened are dead.
Suicide Causes Far More Oakland County Deaths Than Murder
Michelle Aitken-Hrischuk's eighth-grade son, who killed himself, says he isn't honored in his middle school's yearbook like other kids who died.
Detroit Unveils New Parking Meter System and Nifty App
The new parking app will send out text alerts 10 minutes before a user's fine expires.
Scary Alert: U-M Among Worst for Hospital Infections
The report by Consumer Reports is a new benchmark in the magazine’s rating of 3,000 hospitals across the nation, the Detroit News reports.
Trailer: Documentary on Plant-Based Diet Coming to Maple Theater
The film offers life-and-death drama in unexpected places: the Kentucky state legislature, a main street in small town North Carolina, and every day dinner tables, one review says.
Housing Market in Detroit, Ann Arbor Areas, Among Hottest in Nation
“The market has been extremely active for the first half of the year and sales are up because our inventory is so low,” says real estate agent Jan Hays.
Grace Keros: A Brief Chat With the Boss of American Coney Island
Grace Keros loves being in the center of it all, in the heart of downtown Detroit. But she thinks city hall should pay more attention to the long-standing businesses.
5 Years Later, Family of Imam Killed By FBI Looks for Answers
"The family has not been able to get to the truth of what exactly happened," Shereef Akeel, co-counsel for the estate of Luqman Ameen Abdullah told the Free Press
Annabelle Road: Country Rockers Achieve Just About Everything But a Record Deal
Annabelle Road, has played local shows, music theaters, major festivals and private shows alongside top country acts.
'I Saw Your Hope and Your Future:' A Young North Carolina Visitor's Letter to Detroit
"I want to show [skeptics] the Detroit I got to see because there are a million reasons to see everything you showed me," writes Cassie Mattheis, 16, of North Carolina.
U-M Student Dies in Ann Arbor Roof Fall
The accident was at the Nickel Arcade, a covered shopping district in downtown Ann Arbor.