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See inside Detroit's Book Tower, Dan Gilbert's newest skyscraperDETROIT - With the Book Tower deal in downtown Detroit, Quicken Loans Founder D
See inside Detroit's Book Tower, Dan Gilbert's newest skyscraper
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT - With the Book Tower deal in downtown Detroit, Quicken Loans Founder Dan Gilbert adds another 517,000 square feet to his Detroit real estate cache. Gilbert, through Bedrock Real Estate Services leases, now owns over 80 buildings and parking... Read more
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Detroit Mercy college students clean up, take swings at old Tiger Stadium siteDETROIT - A foul ball arcs over a group of spectators seated at Navin Field in
Detroit Mercy college students clean up, take swings at old Tiger Stadium site
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT - A foul ball arcs over a group of spectators seated at Navin Field in Detroit, and Dave Mesrey hustles after it, arms outstretched, eyes up. The ball hits the ground, and he circles back. "I got a late break on that, man," he says. He... Read more
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Detroit's new Carhartt store adds retail down M-1 Rail lineThe Thursday grand opening of the flagship Carhartt store at 5800 Cass Ave. mar
Detroit's new Carhartt store adds retail down M-1 Rail line
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Thursday grand opening of the flagship Carhartt store at 5800 Cass Ave. marked somewhat of a milestone for both the neighborhood and company. Sue Mosey, president of Midtown Detroit, Inc., said the new store is one of the coolest in the... Read more
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Dearborn-based Carhartt hammers open nation's 20th store in DetroitDETROIT - From the road, the new 51,000-square-foot Carhartt store screams Detr
Dearborn-based Carhartt hammers open nation's 20th store in Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
DETROIT - From the road, the new 51,000-square-foot Carhartt store screams Detroit and Michigan. A massive mural on the side of the building calls to the working class, both old and new, that the city went up around. The store was built by Michigan... Read more
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How Detroit, Dan Gilbert $5M home rehab project will workDETROIT - The four neighborhoods targeted in the newly announced Rehabbed and R
How Detroit, Dan Gilbert $5M home rehab project will work
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
DETROIT - The four neighborhoods targeted in the newly announced Rehabbed and Ready program were carefully picked, according to Quicken Loans Founder Dan Gilbert. The Detroit real estate mogul who's spent much of the last few years investing in over... Read more
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Detroit Mayor Duggan, Dan Gilbert intro new 'Rehabbed and Ready' home programDETROIT - Sell two homes a week in any of four Detroit neighborhoods until a $5
Detroit Mayor Duggan, Dan Gilbert intro new 'Rehabbed and Ready' home program
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT - Sell two homes a week in any of four Detroit neighborhoods until a $5 million grant from businessman Dan Gilbert runs out. That's the plan for the newly announced Rehabbed and Ready program, a multi-faceted project between Detroit Land... Read more
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Rochester hosting first film festival in SeptemberROCHESTER, MI - A film festival is coming to Rochester in September. The group
Rochester hosting first film festival in September
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
ROCHESTER, MI - A film festival is coming to Rochester in September. The group wants to event to become an annual festival. According to the report, a documentary focussing on a group of locals will be the headlining film in the festival. Tickets... Read more
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City, Quicken reach way past downtown Detroit for blight removalDETROIT - Quicken Loans and the City of Detroit will Wednesday unveil details o
City, Quicken reach way past downtown Detroit for blight removal
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT - Quicken Loans and the City of Detroit will Wednesday unveil details of a new home rehabilitation and auction program in four Detroit neighborhoods. The press conference is to be held at a home on Detroit's northwest side, far outside the... Read more
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What could Michigan Central Station in Detroit be used for?DETROIT - With new windows expected to be fully installed by December, Detroit
What could Michigan Central Station in Detroit be used for?
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT - With new windows expected to be fully installed by December, Detroit media and residents alike are beginning to ask what Michigan Central Station could be used for. And, unlike years past, it may not be such a foolish question. Matthew... Read more
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Group to turn Detroit parking spot into 'parklet' to foster walkability talkChad Rochkind, an 8-80 Cities Fellow, plans to turn a parking space in front of
Group to turn Detroit parking spot into 'parklet' to foster walkability talk
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Chad Rochkind, an 8-80 Cities Fellow, plans to turn a parking space in front of Astro Coffee in Corktown into a public space, according to a release. Detroit's first parklet is part of the "People First Project" that seeks to advocate for a "more... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin says Jordy Nelson's ACL injury was God's willSpeaking his mind: Glover Quin (#27). Photo: Getty Images In the wake of the J
Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin says Jordy Nelson's ACL injury was God's will
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
Speaking his mind: Glover Quin (#27). Photo: Getty Images In the wake of the Jordy Nelson's season-ending anterior cruciate ligament tear in preseason action Sunday, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was clearly bothered by the fact that... Read more
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Jack Kevorkian's VW van up for sale at famous Detroit pawn shopThe broken down Volkswagen van is up for sale, Fox 2 reports. The history behin
Jack Kevorkian's VW van up for sale at famous Detroit pawn shop
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
The broken down Volkswagen van is up for sale, Fox 2 reports. The history behind the pile of metal makes it worth buying. Though it's been about 20 years since the van was used as Kevorkian's clinic-on-wheels where he helped at least 130 terminally... Read more
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Dan Gilbert turning eyes to Detroit's blighted neighborhoodsDETROIT - With his hands on multiple projects in downtown Detroit, Quicken Loan
Dan Gilbert turning eyes to Detroit's blighted neighborhoods
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT - With his hands on multiple projects in downtown Detroit, Quicken Loans Founder and real estate mogul Dan Gilbert is reportedly extending his reach to the neighborhoods. Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Told the city-state Financial Review... Read more
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Vote for your favorite must-see spots in DetroitDETROIT - Spanning over 140 square miles with dozens of neighborhoods and hundr
Vote for your favorite must-see spots in Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT - Spanning over 140 square miles with dozens of neighborhoods and hundreds of streets, Detroit's a big city with plenty to see. We want to know the must-see sites, though. Where do you take out-of-towners to show them true Detroit, a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin says Jordy Nelson's ACL injury was God's willIn the wake of the Jordy Nelson's season-ending anterior cruciate ligament tear
Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin says Jordy Nelson's ACL injury was God's will
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
In the wake of the Jordy Nelson's season-ending anterior cruciate ligament tear in preseason action Sunday, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was clearly bothered by the fact that he lost his top wide receiver in "a meaningless... Read more
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Detroit-area Satanists doused with milk at Planned Parenthood protestFERNDALE, MI -- It was an odd theatrical protest by the Satanic Temple's Detroi
Detroit-area Satanists doused with milk at Planned Parenthood protest
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
FERNDALE, MI -- It was an odd theatrical protest by the Satanic Temple's Detroit Chapter. The men dressed as priests, one holding a Crucifix, and aloud read "The Lord's Prayer" as they dumped gallons of milk on women knelt on the sidewalk in front... Read more
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See big red ball art installation roll around Toledo streetsTOLEDO, OH - Michigan's neighbors from south of the border were briefly torment
See big red ball art installation roll around Toledo streets
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
TOLEDO, OH - Michigan's neighbors from south of the border were briefly tormented by a big red ball late last week. A 250-pound art installation from the Toledo Museum of Art took to the streets last week after wind and rain from a thunderstorm... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hurt by secretly recorded videos, Planned Parenthood fights back | News & Observer August 22, 2015 Investigations launched; funding has bee
Hurt by secretly recorded videos, Planned Parenthood fights back
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer August 22, 2015 Investigations launched; funding has been threatened But fallout has also roused... Read more
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Carhartt to open Detroit store next Thursday, 51,000 square feet in MidtownDETROIT - Dearborn-based work wear bran Carhartt will open its Detroit location
Carhartt to open Detroit store next Thursday, 51,000 square feet in Midtown
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
DETROIT - Dearborn-based work wear bran Carhartt will open its Detroit location at 10 a.m. Thursday. In January, the company announced it would open its 20th retail store at a 5800 Cass Avenue location. The store will occupy the first floor of a... Read more
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I-75 tanker explosion possibly due to driver errorMELVINDALE, MI - The third fiery tanker crash in Metro Detroit was most likely
I-75 tanker explosion possibly due to driver error
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
MELVINDALE, MI - The third fiery tanker crash in Metro Detroit was most likely caused by the driver of the truck, according to a report from The Detroit News. Michigan State Police say the driver, who was injured in the crash that occurred at 3:20... Read more
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Driver of tanker that exploded in I-75 crash Thursday diesDETROIT - The 53-year-old driver of the tanker that crashed and burst into flam
Driver of tanker that exploded in I-75 crash Thursday dies
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
DETROIT - The 53-year-old driver of the tanker that crashed and burst into flames on I-75 early Thursday morning has died. He worked for Corrigan Oil Company. The company said the following in a statement: "We are deeply saddened by the loss of a... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Michigan folk art comes alive in wooden fish decoys"This is how I test them," Spink said. "See, how I can make it go slower?" Get
Michigan folk art comes alive in wooden fish decoys
The Mining Journal / Posted 9 days ago
"This is how I test them," Spink said. "See, how I can make it go slower?" Getting the right feeling for swimming his fish decoys around in a circle is more than making lures for spear fishing, he is preparing for the annual Great Lakes Fish Decoy... Read more
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Aretha Franklin planning more mature combo entertainment venue for DetroitDETROIT - Aretha Frankling said Thursday that she's working with Detroit busine
Aretha Franklin planning more mature combo entertainment venue for Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
DETROIT - Aretha Frankling said Thursday that she's working with Detroit businessman Dan Gilbert's people to open a five-star night club in Detroit. "I'm just glad that Detroit came through the bankruptcy with flying colors and I love that the city... Read more
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Nicole Curtis, Ransom Gillis restoration in Detroit receive film incentiveDETROIT - The Michigan Film Office on Thursday announced that the producers of
Nicole Curtis, Ransom Gillis restoration in Detroit receive film incentive
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
DETROIT - The Michigan Film Office on Thursday announced that the producers of the HGTV series focussing on the historic restoration of Detroit's Ransom Gillis mansion are eligible to receive a $211,031 incentive. Crews began helmed by TV star... Read more
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Bagger Dave's now selling growlers at all Michigan locationsSOUTHFIELD, MI - A popular midwest burger tavern is adding beer growlers to the
Bagger Dave's now selling growlers at all Michigan locations
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
SOUTHFIELD, MI - A popular midwest burger tavern is adding beer growlers to their menu. Bagger Dave's Burger Tavern announced Wednesday that all Michigan locations will sell a variety of Michigan craft beers in 64-ounce growlers. The growler will... Read more
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Detroit's Packard Plant tiger inspires shirts; proceeds to animal sheltersDETROIT - One of the men who tried scaring a loose tiger out of a stairwell in
Detroit's Packard Plant tiger inspires shirts; proceeds to animal shelters
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
DETROIT - One of the men who tried scaring a loose tiger out of a stairwell in Detroit Packard Plant announced he's selling T-shirts to commemorate the event. All of the proceeds will be donated to the Dog Aide Community Awareness Program and the... Read more
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World of Beer to bring 600 beers to CantonCANTON, MI - By the fall, beer from around 30 different countries will be avail
World of Beer to bring 600 beers to Canton
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
CANTON, MI - By the fall, beer from around 30 different countries will be available at World of Beer's new Canton location. Owner Chad Wilson is opening the 5,700-square-foot facility on Ford Road near Lilley Road. "We think Canton is a perfect fit... Read more
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Detroit's popular Bucharest Grill to open third location, expand anotherDETROIT - The garlic-packed wraps peddled by Bucharest Grill will be available
Detroit's popular Bucharest Grill to open third location, expand another
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
DETROIT - The garlic-packed wraps peddled by Bucharest Grill will be available in a third location this fall. According to a report from the Detroit Free Press, Bucharest Grill owner Bognan Tarasov said a new location at Piquette and John R between... Read more
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Hamtramck's Bon Bon Bon featured in Food and Wine Q&AWhen Bon Bon Bon opened its second location in a small nook in downtown Detroit
Hamtramck's Bon Bon Bon featured in Food and Wine Q&A
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
When Bon Bon Bon opened its second location in a small nook in downtown Detroit's Chrysler House, she said that was it for a while. In the short Q&A, Clark talks about how important chocolate has always been to her family, the diverse experience of... Read more
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PETA calls for punishment in tiger incident at Detroit's Packard PlantDETROIT - Animal rights group PETA on Tuesday formally requested that the anima
PETA calls for punishment in tiger incident at Detroit's Packard Plant
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
DETROIT - Animal rights group PETA on Tuesday formally requested that the animal handlers who brought a tiger to the Packard Plant in Detroit be investigated. PETA wants the company's exhibitor's license revoked. According to a letter written to... Read more
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Rouge River bridge on I-75 open after massive pothole filledDETROIT - The 3-foot-wide pothole that opened up on I-75 Monday morning has bee
Rouge River bridge on I-75 open after massive pothole filled
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
DETROIT - The 3-foot-wide pothole that opened up on I-75 Monday morning has been repaired, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. The mammoth pothole opened in the northbound right-center lane, narrowing traffic to two lanes. MDOT... Read more
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Bearded quartet bringing 'Cellarman's' mead, beer, cider to Hazel ParkHAZEL PARK, MI - They've paid their dues, and now they're opening a place of th
Bearded quartet bringing 'Cellarman's' mead, beer, cider to Hazel Park
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
HAZEL PARK, MI - They've paid their dues, and now they're opening a place of their own. Jason Petrocik, Ian Radogost-Givens, Dominic Calzetta and Andrew Zalewski plan to open Hazel Park's first microbrewery and meadery by the end of... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Tiger Recaptured After Film Crew Loses It In Abandoned Detroit FactoryA British photography crew on Monday accidentally lost track of a tiger it had
Tiger Recaptured After Film Crew Loses It In Abandoned Detroit Factory
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 days ago
A British photography crew on Monday accidentally lost track of a tiger it had brought on a photoshoot at the historic Packard Plant in Detroit. Police confirmed to local TV station Fox 2 Detroit that a tiger went missing during the shoot Monday... Read more
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Photo crew had city permits to bring tiger into Detroit's Packard PlantDETROIT - While employees at the Packard Plant were quick to remove the loose t
Photo crew had city permits to bring tiger into Detroit's Packard Plant
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
DETROIT - While employees at the Packard Plant were quick to remove the loose tiger -- and the crew it was with -- from scene Monday, the British photographer who brought the big cat to the city had let the City of Detroit know ahead of... Read more
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Write A House announces 10 finalists for free home in DetroitDETROIT - Former poet laureate Billy Collins was one of the judges charged with
Write A House announces 10 finalists for free home in Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT - Former poet laureate Billy Collins was one of the judges charged with picking 10 potential owners of the second Write A House home in Detroit from 220 applications. The group Monday announced a list of writers from all over the country,... Read more
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Berkley only Michigan city named to Time Magazine's top 50 places to liveLanding at number 28 in the list, the small town northwest of Detroit nestled b
Berkley only Michigan city named to Time Magazine's top 50 places to live
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
Landing at number 28 in the list, the small town northwest of Detroit nestled between Ferndale, Royal Oak and Southfield made the list because it offers easy access to jobs and entertainment in Detroit."...An adorably walkable downtown along Twelve... Read more
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Live tiger gets loose inside Detroit's Packard PlantDETROIT, MI - Two men took to social media Monday to announce they were corrall
Live tiger gets loose inside Detroit's Packard Plant
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT, MI - Two men took to social media Monday to announce they were corralling a live tiger inside the city's historic Packard Plant. Kari Smith, director of development for the Packard Plant,confirmed the tiger was inside the plant as part of a... Read more
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Apple Store in Detroit? Dan Gilbert says it's likelyDETROIT - An Apple Store could pop up in Detroit within five years. Gilbert, w
Apple Store in Detroit? Dan Gilbert says it's likely
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT - An Apple Store could pop up in Detroit within five years. Gilbert, who owns through leases 78 properties in downtown Detroit, said "it's more likely than not to happen," when asked if Apple would be coming to Detroit. A large portion of... Read more
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Dan Gilbert's rolling tenure as Detroit real estate mogul chronicledDETROIT - In five years, Dan Gilbert has grabbed up 78 buildings in downtown De
Dan Gilbert's rolling tenure as Detroit real estate mogul chronicled
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT - In five years, Dan Gilbert has grabbed up 78 buildings in downtown Detroit, and invested over $1.5 billion in the city. Under his company Rock Ventures, he's funded and grown a slew of companies including the soon-to-be launched Rocket... Read more
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Detroit mansion listed for $2.5M; 10 bedrooms in heart of Brush Park boomDETROIT - While the Ransom Gillis house sees a high-profile renovation, and 11,
Detroit mansion listed for $2.5M; 10 bedrooms in heart of Brush Park boom
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT - While the Ransom Gillis house sees a high-profile renovation, and 11,000-square-foot mansion down the street has again popped up for sale in Brush Park. Owners are asking $2.5 million for the Inn at 97 Winder. Real estate agent Dan Mullan... Read more
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MLive Grand Rapids ranked nation's No. 1 newspaper site for market penetrationGRAND RAPIDS, MI — MLive.com and the Grand Rapids Press has been ranked the No.
MLive Grand Rapids ranked nation's No. 1 newspaper site for market penetration
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI — MLive.com and the Grand Rapids Press has been ranked the No. 1 newspaper website in the nation for market penetration. The ranking, based on the percentage of adults in the market area who visited the website in a 30-day period,... Read more
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'Star Wars', Fiat Chrysler partner for new film out in DecemberDETROIT - The new "Star Wars" movie is bringing with it new partnerships. Acco
'Star Wars', Fiat Chrysler partner for new film out in December
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT - The new "Star Wars" movie is bringing with it new partnerships. According to a report from The Detroit News, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will partner with Lucasfilm for "an expansive, historic promotional campaign." "Star Wars: The Force... Read more
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Detroit Tigers spoof 'Dertroit Beisbolcats' shirts back up for saleIn April, a local artist drew a skewed version on the Tigers logo on the window
Detroit Tigers spoof 'Dertroit Beisbolcats' shirts back up for sale
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
In April, a local artist drew a skewed version on the Tigers logo on the window of Warren barbershop. It wasn't long before Jeff Arcel slapped the image on a shirt, and sold them for $20. The lopsided, free-hand, accidentally-famous logo is now... Read more
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One Boblo boat left behind as sister ship readies for New York stateECORSE, MI - Tucked behind a series of factories, the Boblo boat SS Ste. Claire
One Boblo boat left behind as sister ship readies for New York state
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
ECORSE, MI - Tucked behind a series of factories, the Boblo boat SS Ste. Claire floats on the Detroit River rusted, tattered and bruised. And the boat, which carried countless passengers to Boblo Island about 12 miles down the river for about 81... Read more
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New plans to bring back another blighted building in Detroit revealedDETROIT - Nearly five months after the a $23.2 million redevelopment was announ
New plans to bring back another blighted building in Detroit revealed
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT - Nearly five months after the a $23.2 million redevelopment was announced for the Metropolitan Building in downtown Detroit, the plans have changed. Instead of making the 173-foot-tall building into apartments, it will reopen as an... Read more
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Select bunch tour empty Michigan Central Station in Detroit during repairsDETROIT - A recent media tour of Michigan Central Station revealed almost nothi
Select bunch tour empty Michigan Central Station in Detroit during repairs
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT - A recent media tour of Michigan Central Station revealed almost nothing new. The building is derelict, covered in graffiti and run-down, but it's getting new windows. Earlier in the week, multiple Detroit media reported that billionaire... Read more
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Where are your must-see sites in Detroit? Send us your suggestionsDETROIT, MI - We asked, you answered, but we're still looking for more must-see
Where are your must-see sites in Detroit? Send us your suggestions
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT, MI - We asked, you answered, but we're still looking for more must-see sites in Detroit. Where do you take your friends and relatives when they come to the east side for a weekend? If you have a spot you love to show off -- or just a place... Read more
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Revenue up 3.1 percent for Detroit casinosDETROIT - Revenue in Detroit casinos is up 3.1 percent over a year ago, accordi
Revenue up 3.1 percent for Detroit casinos
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
DETROIT - Revenue in Detroit casinos is up 3.1 percent over a year ago, according to a report from The Detroit News. Revenue at Greektown, MGM Grand and MotorCity casinos totaled $114.7 million between July 2014 and July 2015. The News cited... Read more
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Hilton chain bringing two hotels, 206 rooms to WarrenAccording to a report from The Macomb Daily, a 50-year-old garden in will be to
Hilton chain bringing two hotels, 206 rooms to Warren
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
According to a report from The Macomb Daily, a 50-year-old garden in will be torn down as soon as the owner has asbestos removed. A 101-room Hampton Inn and a 105-room Homewood Suites will go up in its place. According to the report, the building,... Read more
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Dan Gilbert's Bedrock bringing high-end wine, Master Sommelier to DetroitDETROIT - By September, downtown Detroit will have a wine library of sorts. Ho
Dan Gilbert's Bedrock bringing high-end wine, Master Sommelier to Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
DETROIT - By September, downtown Detroit will have a wine library of sorts. House of Pure Vin will open at 1433 Woodward Ave. by Sept. 27, 2016, according to Co-owner Regina Gaines. Gaines, along with business partners Andre Dunbar and Terry... Read more
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