An Act of Kindness Brings Joy and Tears to Detroit Public School Teachers
“I can’t believe it, I can’t believe it, this is the most incredible thing that has happened to me as a teacher," one Detroit teacher said.
Videos: See What the Detroit Historical Museum Delivers in Detroit '67: Perspectives
A short promo and three minutes of interview excerpts preview an attention-grabbing exhibit, on view Saturday, about a summer that shook Detroit and still shapes it.
Video: Song About Telway Hamburgers Resurfaces After Owner's Death
Local musician Bogdon Vasquaf, who penned the song, remembers as a kid cutting out coupons with his dad to get 10 sliders for $1. One of his first dates with his wife was at Telway.
Charles Wright Museum Gives $80 Dolls to Kids on Saturday
The doll giveaway is part of an exhibit titled "I See Me: Reflections in Black Dolls."
Lengel: Ilitch Team Can Take a Cue from Gilbert on Security
The Ilitch organization needs to take a cue from Gilbert and provide supplemental security for the area, beyond the parameter of the arena, writes Allan Lengel.
Detroit Land Bank Authority Will Pay $5 Million In Dispute Over Demolition Invoices
Mayor Mike Duggan is running for re-election this year, and his most visible opponent, state Sen. Coleman A. Young II, has tried to make the demolition program a campaign issue.
QLine Extends Free Rides Through Labor Day While it Tries to Improve
The streetcar system acknowledged it needs to work on improvements.
China's Alibaba Considers Detrioit Distribution Center
"Detroit has made such an impression on us," says a founder of Alibaba, China's giant ecommerce retailer.
Watch Award-Winning Hip Hop Video on Detroit's Mass Tax Foreclosures
"Take tha House Back' won the Best Hip Video at the American Music Video Festival in Charlotte, N.C. over the weekend.
A Guide on How to Enjoy the Detroit Fireworks on Monday, June 26
Where to view the fireworkers? Where to park? What streets are open? The city has provided a guide to navigating the fireworks.
Boy, 3, Fatally Shot in Clinton Township
Police said the children may have been playing with a gun that a man dropped at the apartment complex.
Update: Judge Strikes Down Request to Halt Funding of Pistons Move to Detroit
The blocking of funds for the project would cause "catastrophic damage to the status quo," wrote U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith.
FBI Probes Ex-Legal Adviser for Detroit Police in Towing Investigation
There have been rumors for years that Detroit Police officials took kickbacks from tow truck operator Gasper Fiore.