Alisa M Muszynski

9 Flips | 3 Magazines | 2 Following | @AlisaMMuszynski | Keep up with Alisa M Muszynski on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Alisa M Muszynski”

Two Brothers Swimming Against the Amazon: Rochester's Village Lamp Shop

Don't tell me you haven't done it--found something in a store, then guiltily taken out your phone to find a better deal on Amazon, Craig's List or eBay.<p>A little bit of Mad Men at Rochester's Village Lamp Shop<p>You could argue with your guilty ol' self and say that in the days before apps, it was …

This Detroit family’s life just changed

Nation May 18<p>By David Porter, Michael R. Sisak and Seth Wenig, Associated Press<p>World May 18<p>By Ashraf Sweilam and Fares Akram, Associated …

Avalon bakery to open downtown Detroit cafe

Avalon International Breads, the popular Midtown coffeeshop and bakery, is opening a cafe this summer to serve breakfast, lunch and dinner in the …

This Detroit Entrepreneur Is the First African-American Woman to Score a Patent for a Natural Haircare Product

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At the time when Gwen Jimmere invented a new haircare product, she didn’t know it was going to be a success. She also didn’t know she’d be the first African American woman to hold a U.S. patent for a natural haircare product.<p>The natural …

Conservatives Criticize Government Grants After Detroit Gets $20,000 For Puppet Program

<i>By Christy Strawser</i><b><br>DETROIT (CBS Detroit)</b> Conservatives are criticizing a raft of federal spending for the arts, including a $20,000 grant to teach …

Detroit Named America’s First UNESCO Design City

Detroit has long been known as an automotive industry city, but it will soon be known for a different distinction: as a design city. The Motor City …

Detroit gets top score in ranks of gay-friendly cities

Detroit has joined 46 other cities nationwide in receiving perfect scores in the Municipal Equality Index, an annual ranking of treatment and support …

Detroit police officer honors friend, helps homeless

They were sitting in the hospital room last December, making plans for the future, when Police Officer Sidney Taylor proposed the idea.<p>"No problem. I …

Detroit ‘family man’ planted bombs to defend marijuana plants – police

A Detroit man is facing charges for building makeshift landmines to protect his marijuana growing operation. Joshua Ragland, 25, was indicted on …