Category : Michigan

Midwest / Michigan - 7 months ago

City update: What’s happening in ‘The D’ today

Weekly Update | April 2, 2018 What’s happening downtown? • A payment in lieu of taxes for Develop Detroit, Inc. to re-develop University Meadows, a senior housing apartment (pictured left). Phase I will renovate the building, and Phase II will build...

Midwest / Michigan - 7 months ago

Killer Mike’s Best And Worst Comments About The NRA

Source: Boston Globe / Getty Killer Mike’s positive comments on the NRA have social media debating (as usual). [embedded content] Some of the Run The Jewels rapper’s statements, like “In Wakanda, everyone had guns,” were head-scratchers while o...

Midwest / Michigan - 7 months ago

RIP: Rita Owens, Queen Latifah’s Mother Has Passed

Source: C Flanigan / Getty According to reports, Queen Latifah’s mother Rita Owens has passed from a heart condition. Latifah celebrated her birthday just three days ago. She said of her late mother, “Her battle is over now,” and “She was the l...

Midwest / Michigan - 7 months ago

Racer

STATEMENT FROM RACER TRUST REGARDING BUICK CITY PROPERTY IN FLINT, MICH. Action Tuesday by the Michigan Strategic Fund may create for some the impression that the former Buick City property in Flint, Mich., will be redeveloped as Buick City Industri...

Midwest / Michigan - 8 months ago

Detroit Sip serves coffee, pours hope

Jevona Watson pleads guilty of doing what most people do in their neighborhoods. “As a resident, I too have been guilty of minding my own business to the detriment of the community,” says Watson, an attorney, who decided to do something to improv...