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Celebrate Michigan

Boy’s first catch is whopper of a finalist

Boy’s first catch is whopper of a finalistOutdoor Adventures photo contest is open until noon June 30 for all non-professional photographers 18 years or older.
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 19 hours, 57 minutes ago
Michigan

2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest finalists

2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest finalists2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest finalists
  • Michigan
  • 19 hours, 57 minutes ago
Detroit

10,000 Scoop Challenge descends on Detroit Wednesday

Tasty Philanthropy: 10,000 Scoop Challenge descends on Detroit WednesdayDean’s Country Fresh and Denali Flavors team up to dish out ice cream to help The Salvation Army
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Life

What to do for kids locked in hot cars

What to do for kids locked in hot carsOfficials encourage people to call 911, then break a window and get the child out of the car as soon as possible
  • Life
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Personal Finance

Liz Weston: When your emergency fund runs out

Liz Weston: When your emergency fund runs outAssess your resources before you do something that will cause you long-term harm
  • Personal Finance
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Celebrate Michigan

Enter our photo contests for a chance to win $500

Enter our photo contests for a chance to win $500This year, it’s not just one Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest, but three!
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Personal Finance

Airline credit card can soothe baggage headaches

Airline credit card can soothe baggage headachesA credit card’s baggage perks alone can more than make up for its annual fee
  • Personal Finance
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Nation

Mastiff named Martha wins world’s ugliest dog

Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world’s ugliest dogThe gassy Neapolitan Mastiff was a favorite of the crowd from the start, often plopping down on her side on stage
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Nation

Cemeteries make more room for natural burials

Cemeteries make more room for natural burials“Green burials” at Rhinebeck Cemetery shun coffins, embalming fluid and concrete “vaults.”
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Oakland County

The dog days of summer reach Kennel Club show

The dog days of summer reach Kennel Club show680 dogs entered in each of the shows Saturday and Sunday
  • Oakland County
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Entertainment

48 Hours: Best things to do in Metro Detroit

48 Hours: Best things to do in Metro DetroitGreat Lakes Chamber Music Festival; Palmer Park’s Log Cabin Day
  • Entertainment
  • 5 days ago
Religion

McBrayer: God’s light at the center of change
Far too much we run from light, and in so doing, our fear of being uncovered, of being forced to change, of facing truth

Ronnie McBrayer: God’s light at the center of change for the betterFar too much we run from light, and in so doing, our fear of being uncovered, of being forced to change, of facing truth
  • Religion
  • 5 days ago
Life

A dance, a song and an unbreakable bond

A dance, a song and an unbreakable bond between a little girl fighting cancer and a teenHow cancer and a popular dance and song brought together a Royal Oak girl and New York teen for life
  • Life
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Oakland County

A tour of Madonna's childhood home, on sale

A tour of Madonna’s childhood home, on saleA tour of Madonna's childhood home, on sale
  • Oakland County
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Chuck Bennett

SC: Sasson and Berman wedding has stamp of elegance

Society Confidential: Sasson and Berman wedding has stamp of elegance all over itChina’s Jack Ma of Alibab dines at Bella Piatti after Gateway 17; Detroit Tigers host 15th annual Negro Leagues Weekend
  • Chuck Bennett
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Life

1885 Palmer Park log cabin slowly coming ‘back to life’

Restoration brings 1885 Palmer Park cabin ‘back to life’Shuttered for four decades, Palmer Park’s 1885 log cabin is coming back to life with restored windows and a new roof
  • Life
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Homestyle

Customized RV goes from ‘beige to beauty’

Customized RV goes from ‘beige to beauty’A Birmingham family heads cross-country in RV ‘glamper’
  • Homestyle
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Detroit

New Detroit hotel, The Siren, to open in November

New Detroit hotel, The Siren, to open in NovemberDetroit’s Wurlitzer Building will morph into The Siren hotel with seven food-and-drink venues including rooftop bar.
  • Detroit
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Homestyle

An RV glamper hits the road

An RV glamper hits the roadMoving cross country from Birmingham to San Diego, Rob and Treger Strasberg and their two kids are doing it in style: in their own customized RV.
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days ago
Life

Slime trend takes over tweens’ lives

Slime trend takes over tweens’ livesFor Boomers and Gen X-ers who aren’t aware, slime is like modern-day Silly Putty.
  • Life
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Homestyle

Washington couple converts pool into flowing garden

Washington couple converts pool into flowing gardenMark and Debby Genter of Washington Township are this week’s winners of the Homestyle Garden Photo Contest
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Homestyle

Welcome Mat: Meadow Brook blooms with tours

Welcome Mat: Meadow Brook blooms with toursMeadow Brook in Bloom offers tours, events through Sunday. Inn at 97 Winder in Detroit’s Brush Park holds grand opening
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Homestyle

Solutions: When updating, form follows function

Matlow: When updating, remember form follows functionMake your choices fit your life and your lifestyle
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Homestyle

Treasure: Daumier caricatured 19th-century France

Zimmeth: Honoré Daumier caricatured 19th-century FranceThe productive artist made almost 4,000 prints before going blind
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Homestyle

Style: New crush is perfectly imperfect French gardens

Garrity: My new crush? Perfectly imperfect gardens in FranceMy new favorite spot on Earth is Les Jardins de Roquelin
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Homestyle

Design Recipes: How to prepare home for an estate sale

Design Recipes: How to prepare home for an estate saleWhen selling loved one’s home, there are things to keep in mind for a quick and successful outcome
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Homestyle

Sweet, suite closet space

Sweet, suite closet spaceThe master closet can also function as a multi-use room that helps organize your life, too
  • Homestyle
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
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