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BAKED Paczki in Downtown Rochester

BAKED Paczki in Downtown Rochester

Have you tried our BAKED Paczki? Come by Give Thanks Bakery for unique, amazing BAKED Paczki, for pickup on Pazcki Day, 2/28/17!  Flavors are : Raspberry, Strawberry, Bavarian Cream, Lemon Cream, Chocolate Cream, and Apricot.  Or come any day, and feel like you’ve traveled to Europe! Hours, Map and phone info below! Like us on […]

Black History Month – Video Tour – Great Time to really visit the Wright Museum

Black History Month – Video Tour – Great Time to really visit the Wright Museum

Inspiring Minds: African Americans in Science and Technology is a comprehensive, high-tech and permanent exhibition highlighting trailblazers, contemporaries and careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. African Americans have contributed to the scientific and engineering output of the United States since the 17th century, and this history is brought to life through […]

Detroit Soul | Pure Michigan

Detroit Soul | Pure Michigan

Let’s take the sidewalk less traveled. And come see what a real city feels like. It’s time to meet what’s new and what’s next in Detroit, the downtown, playground of Pure Michigan. For more information about America’s Great Comeback City, visit: http://www.michigan.org/detroitcomeback  

“A Pitch in Time” by Robert A. Lytle

“A Pitch in Time” by Robert A. Lytle

written by local author Robert A. Lytle 316 pages by Edco Publishing Ben Franklin Award 2003 U.S. & Michigan history, Civil War, Baseball, Time-travel Fourteen-year-old Mac Dugan and his family have moved to Michigan from Atlanta, Georgia, disrupting Mac’s perfect world. His Southern accent makes him the butt of every classmate’s jokes. If he can […]

Wayne State University police officer dies after being shot Tuesday

Wayne State University police officer dies after being shot Tuesday

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Winter Water Safety Tips

Winter Water Safety Tips

By Chris McCuiston, CEO & Co-Founder, Goldfish Swim School As the cool weather arrives this fall and winter season, water safety may not be the first thing that comes to mind for many parents. The reality is, freezing temperatures pose a great deal of safety risks for young children. These five tips from Goldfish Swim […]

Detroit-based and Filmed Comedy, THE PICKLE RECIPE, Showing at The Maple Theater!

Detroit-based and Filmed Comedy, THE PICKLE RECIPE, Showing at The Maple Theater!

Don’t miss your opportunity to see the Detroit-based and filmed comedy, THE PICKLE RECIPE at The Maple Theater! The Maple Theater Show times: Wednesday, November 16 – 11:00 AM, 1:30 PM, 4:15 PM, 7:00 PM Thursday, November 17 – 11:00 AM, 1:30 PM, 4:15 PM, 7:00 PM Friday, November 18 – 10:30 AM, 1:00 PM, […]

Karmanos Cancer Institute named Screening Center of Excellence

Karmanos Cancer Institute named Screening Center of Excellence

Karmanos locations in Detroit and Farmington Hills among Michigan’s eight designated screening centers that follow best practices outlined by Lung Cancer Alliance. “We are proud and honored to be working with the Karmanos Cancer Institute as a Lung Cancer Alliance Screening Center of Excellence. Their commitment to practice responsible lung cancer screening will lead to […]

Mr. Blair’s Labyrinth by Robert A. Lytle

Mr. Blair’s Labyrinth by Robert A. Lytle

Rochester’s local pharmacist, story teller and author, Robert Lytle, has been a hit among the area’s schools. The following is a synopsis of his latest book, “Mr. Blair’s Labyrinth.” In this adventure into the the present, past and future, two teenage brothers visit Grampa at his newly purchased, historical home. Grampa is recreating a labyrinth in […]

Oakland County Sheriff’s Office Launches Coat Drive

Oakland County Sheriff’s Office Launches Coat Drive

How long could you last outside in this Michigan weather without a coat? Imagine going the entire winter without one. It’s shivering just thinking about it but it’s a cold reality for many Michigan adults and children. Oakland County Sheriff’s Office to the rescue! They’re sponsoring their annual (30th year and counting!) “Coats for the […]

DETROIT UNCORKED INVITES GUESTS TO TASTE WINE, FEED NEIGHBORS

DETROIT UNCORKED INVITES GUESTS TO TASTE WINE, FEED NEIGHBORS

12TH ANNUAL WINE TASTING FUNDRAISER COMES TO GLEANERS WAREHOUSE ON OCTOBER 14TH (Detroit, MI – September 30, 2016) … On Friday, October 14, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., over 800 food and wine enthusiasts will join representatives and executives from Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (Gleaners) and The Detroit Wine Organization […]

The Never-Ending Adoption Story of Violinist Ann Ourada Strubler

The Never-Ending Adoption Story of Violinist Ann Ourada Strubler

  Story premieres November 20 with Musicians of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra, and Detroit Public Television during National Adoption Month. It’s starting to have the makings of a never-ending mini- series. Thirty years ago, then DSO violinist, Ann Ourada Strubler, met her birthmother Suzanne Fisch of San Diego and discovered her […]

Macomb Township boy sells lemonade to raise money for toys for kids with cancer

Macomb Township boy sells lemonade to raise money for toys for kids with cancer

A 4-year-old little boy named Conner lost a friend to cancer. Her name was Ella. She was only 3-years-old when she passed. To honor her Connor decided to run a lemonade stand to raise money to buy toys to take to kids fighting cancer. “I thought we might raise about $200,” said Diana Nicol. Instead […]

86-year-old Detroit veteran has time of his life skydiving

86-year-old Detroit veteran has time of his life skydiving

An 86-year-old veteran from Detroit crossed skydiving off his bucket list Sunday, and FOX 2 was there to see it. “I feel great and a little heavy — this is a lot of stuff,” Bob Harris told FOX 2’s Ron Savage, loaded up and ready to go. Harris is a U.S. veteran of WWII who […]

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METRO DETROIT DINING

METRO DETROIT DINING

While dining in metro Detroit, you can sample Middle Eastern, Greek, Mexican, Italian and Polish cuisines right alongside culinary creations from renowned master chefs such as Wolfgang Puck and Michael Symon. In between, you can also grab some unforgettable barbeque, maybe a little soul food, and wash it down with a great selection of Michigan-crafted […]

Detroit is home to the most Knight Cities Challenge winners

Detroit is home to the most Knight Cities Challenge winners

Creative thinking is right up there with sheer stubbornness as a driving force behind Detroit’s resurgence. That spirit of innovation was recognized this week with the announcement of the 2016 class of Knight Cities Challenge winners. Detroit is home to more winning projects than any other city. The challenge solicits ideas from local organizations and […]

Come ‘Dance!’ with the newest exhibit at the DIA

Come ‘Dance!’ with the newest exhibit at the DIA

The most daring idea behind “Dance! American Art 1830-1960,” which opens Sunday at the Detroit Institute of Arts, was pairing great art with life-sized videos of dancers in action. You might think this a recipe for distraction, but you’d be wrong. The seven videos that annotate “Dance!” are deeply absorbing, fun to watch, and offer […]

CREATING SPACES FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN STEM:

CREATING SPACES FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN STEM:

AN EVENT OF THE STEMinista PROJECT Driving Detroit to Become a Leader in STEM Workforce Development As Michigan’s economy and labor market continues to recover, it has become apparent the state needs to focus on building its talent pipeline, specifically in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. According to a recent study conducted by […]

Meridian Winter Blast – 12th Year of Fun

Meridian Winter Blast – 12th Year of Fun

Detroit’s premier winter festival, Meridian Winter Blast presented by Quicken Loans, returns to Campus Martius Park for its 12th year, Friday, Feb. 12 through Sunday, Feb. 14, with its sights set on a making a positive impact for Flint children. The festival’s hours are Friday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 […]

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