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#DetroitLooksLikeThis @Detroitk12 4th-graders at the Fisher Music Center on Wed. for a @DetroitSymphony Educational Concert Series program. All Detroit K-5 pupils will have 3 field trips by 2019 as part of a Cultural Passport program that includes @DIADetroit and @DetOperaHouse

Vegan In Michigan? There Are More Options Than Ever Before In Metro Detroit

Courtesy of Nosh Pit<p>Ten years ago it was definitely a lot more difficult to be a vegan in Detroit than it is today.<p>More and more people are starting …


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Detroit’s Most Anticipated Restaurants and Bars, Spring 2018

Detroit’s supercharged restaurant scene is leaping forward once again with a whole new crop of restaurants and bar on track to open this spring. As winter winds down, restaurants are rushing to debut during that ever-appealing warm weather season when foot traffic is at its peak and Detroiters are …


April 14th: Black Girls CODE Detroit Chapter Presents: Sphero Workshop!

<b>Register Your Tech Diva TODAY!</b><p><b>No prior programming experience is required.</b> <b><br>All girls age 7-17 are welcome.</b><p>Black Girls CODE is bringing our exciting …

BLACK DETROIT closes #BlackHistoryMonth 2018. From author Herb Boyd: "In 1979, Charles McGee, along with artist Jean Heilbrunn and others, founded the Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit..." Images of McGee and his work below, including work at @TheWrightMuseum.

Detroit Podcast: Interview with Piper Carter and Mahogany Jones

The D Brief by Seth Resler & Mike Geeter Detroit: Week of 02/26<p>00:00:00<p>00:00:00<p>We Found Hip Hop co-founder Piper Carter and recording artist Mahogany …

Les Miserables

10 things to do this weekend

• See a live show at Third Man Records in Midtown.<br>• Watch championship college basketball at the Horizon League's Motor City Madness.<br>• Enjoy a movie and …

Horizon League

Here's How the FREC is Putting the "A" in STEAM - FREC

From Silicon Valley to 7 Mile, “STEM” has long been the go-to acronym for all things new and innovative. Whether you’re talking about jobs, …


How Bamboo Detroit Is Helping Entrepreneurs Scale Their Businesses

Bamboo Detroit is a co-working space that started off as an idea between four friends that wanted to hang out and work together. However, Bamboo Detroit ended up solving a real problem in Detroit as there were no other co-working spaces in downtown. To learn more about Bamboo Detroit, I interviewed …

University of Michigan

Them: "You can't have all four seasons in one month." Detroit: "Hold my Faygo."

Columbia Street Development in Downtown Detroit Set to Open This Year

R.J. King<p>Published: Monday, February 12, 2018<p>Ten stores and restaurants are slated to make up Columbia Street this year. The new development will be …

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Gov. Snyder Launches $100M Marshall Plan for Talent in Detroit

R.J. King<p>Published: Friday, February 23, 2018<p>Gov. Rick Snyder presents the Marshall Plan for Talent at the Michigan Science Center. The plan calls …

Economic Development

2018 Detroit Policy Conference to Focus on Improving Community Relations

Grace Turner<p>Published: Monday, February 26, 2018<p>Attendees listen at the 2017 Detroit Policy Conference. This year's conference, scheduled for March …


A local photographer offers a rarely seen view of Detroit in new series on display in Ferndale

click to enlarge<p>It's a bird! It's a plane!It'sa ... drone?<p>The latest collection fromphotographer(and chief technology officer for Henry Ford Health …

New app helps navigate the Heidelberg Project

A while back, we talked to the company Isobar, who was working to use technology to capture the Heidelberg Project as it changes. The group has now released a new app designed to help understand the history, construction, and inspiration behind many installations.<p>The Heidelberg App, available on …

Meet Two High School Seniors Making an Impact for Detroit Youth

If you’re looking to make positive change in Detroit, there’s no better place to start than with the city’s young people. That’s why at the Skillman …


With clean clothes, this Detroit school sees a new attitude and improved attendance

Last year, administrators at the A.L. Holmes Academy of Blended Learning struggled to get children to come to school every day. More than half the …

South Dakota

A poem from Detroit’s 2017 youth poet laureate

Hajjar Baban is the 2017 Detroit Youth Poet Laureate . She was also a finalist in the 2017 National Youth Poet Laureate Program . Baban joined …


Show Me Detroit Tours

Forbes ranks Detroit among ...<p>THE 10 COOLEST U.S. CITIES TO VISIT IN 2018<br>“Detroit’s renaissance is a testament to the city’s resilient, creative …

The 10 Coolest U.S. Cities to Visit in 2018

Certain cities are on everyone’s wish lists: New York, Austin, Nashville. And they belong on those lists.<p>But it’s a big country, and there are so many more places to see—including, increasingly, cities that we never would have given a second glance. Thanks to grassroots and civic revitalization …

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'Detroit Rising': Chamber's Detroit Policy Conference focused on regional civility

Jeff Huard/Spotlight Productions<p>Devon O'Reilly is manager of entreprenuership and Detroit engagement for the Detroit Regional Chamber.<p>Conference …

Urban Planning

Emagine, Big Sean plan to open new Detroit movie theater

Glantz said in a statement that Detroit's movie-going market is "underserved" and that the joint venture between Emagine and Big Sean will address …

Black Panther

Reimagining McNichols: The multi-pronged effort to bring back a struggling commercial corridor

For the past few years, Corey Williams has been pouring time, sweat, and money into an area of northwest Detroit that's starting to see some major …

Urban Design

LISTEN: Detroit's Campground Comes Back To Life, Shifts At Shinola, Stroh's Beer, And David DeMuth, CEO of Doner

This is your Daily Detroit News Byte for February 23, 2018.<p>Your headlines:<p>There are major Shakeups at Ford Motor Company – and a shift at …

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Black Beekeepers Are Transforming Detroit’s Vacant Lots Into Bee Farms

A pair of Detroit natives have decided to combat neighborhood blight in a pretty sweet way — by transforming abandoned vacant lots in their city into honeybee farms.<p>Detroit Hives, a nonprofit organization founded by Timothy Paule and Nicole Lindsey in 2017, purchases vacant properties and remodels …

Urban Agriculture

Work begins to reopen Detroit’s only campground

The long-closed, 17.4-acre Scout Hollow campground is scheduled for renovation and reopening.


Quick Hits: The More Draft Picks, More Fun Edition

In Red Wing LandRed Wings ‘open for business’ as trade deadline nears | Detroit News“What’s driving me is I want us to be a team that can compete for …


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Austin, Denver, and Detroit are Good Places to Be a Software Engineer Looking for a Job

Los Angeles, Dallas–Fort Worth, and Philadelphia engineers: It might be time to relocate, LinkedIn study suggests Photo: iStockA study by LinkedIn …

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