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Programs target kids to boost recycling in Detroit

Kids targeted to boost recycling in DetroitGreen Living Science hosts camps and school assemblies, in hopes of raising the city’s 21 percent recycling rate
  • Detroit
  • 8 hours, 12 minutes ago
Detroit

Volunteers board up vacant houses in Detroit neighborhood

Volunteers board up houses in Detroit neighborhoodAmeriCorps service workers on Saturday boarded up nine vacant houses on a street just west of Warren.
  • Detroit
  • 8 hours, 13 minutes ago
Detroit

Dozens gather to protest Columbus bust in Detroit

Dozens gather to protest Columbus bust in DetroitChristopher Columbus' legacy has been questioned due to his treatment of native Americans
  • Detroit
  • 8 hours, 14 minutes ago
Detroit

Carr Center finds temporary home on Woodward

Carr Center finds temporary home on WoodwardThe nonprofit Carr Center is leasing space from Bedrock on Woodward indefinitely, could get permanent space
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Arts

Artists studios to fill entire floor in Fisher Building

Artists studios to fill entire floor in Fisher BuildingDevelopers of Detroit’s Fisher Building will devote fourth floor to studios for creatives
  • Arts
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Special report: Detroit 1967, 50 years later

Special report: Detroit 1967, 50 years laterA dreary Sunday turned violent following 3:30 a.m. police raid at a blind pig popular with Detroit's black residents
  • Detroit
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Michigan

Two could face life in prison after prison drone drop

Two could face life in prison after prison drone dropTwo Detroiters could face life in prison and a third 7.5 years or more after alleged involvement in contraband smuggling
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Autos

Feds: UAW funds used to buy designer shoes, jewelry

Feds: UAW funds used to buy designer shoes, jewelryRetired UAW executive Virdell King charged in widening conspiracy, expected to plead guilty in coming days
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Activist threatens suit after petition to block taxpayer aid for arena denied

Activist to sue over petition to block arena aid8,000 signatures have been submitted and petitioning against the use of taxpayer funds to relocate Pistons downtown.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Detroit

Twenty five Detroit Police officers swear the Oath of Office

Twenty five Detroit Police officers swear the Oath of OfficeTwenty five Detroit Police officers swear the Oath of Office
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit church leaders condemn Charlottesville rally

Detroit church leaders condemn Charlottesville rallyDozens of clergy members gathered Friday morning to condemn the recent white supremacy rally in Virginia
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit officer in crash after car chase

Detroit officer in crash after car chaseCop arrests suspect, but left with a sore back, neck
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Detroit

Ex-union boss eats, drinks way into guilty plea

Former union boss eats, drinks way into guilty plea in union corruption scandalJohn Hamilton, former head of Operating Engineers Local 324, faces up to five years in prison after reaching plea deal.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Detroit

Woman’s murder conviction upheld in boy’s death

Woman’s murder conviction upheld in boy’s deathJudge refuses woman’s request to withdraw guilty plea to murder charge but vacates unlawful imprisonment conviction
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Dream Cruise

One grandson’s quest to restore a 1967 police car

One grandson’s quest to restore a 1967 police carDenis Woltemate tracked down a 1967 Plymouth Fury, the same kind his grandfather drove as a Detroit mounted officer
  • Dream Cruise
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Detroit

Rollover in Detroit leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

Rollover in Detroit leaves 1 dead, 1 injuredPolice say car was traveling at high speed when it flipped over
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Detroit

Trey Songz says sorry; pleads guilty to misdemeanors

Trey Songz says sorry; pleads guilty to misdemeanorsThe entertainer was accused of punching a police officer after performing at a Joe Louis Arena last year
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Fiat Chrysler

Feds probe UAW spending on purses, shotgun

Feds probe UAW spending on purses, shotgunUAW exec Norwood Jewell received $2,180 shotgun purchased with training center funds
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • 2 days ago
Detroit

Educators line up for Detroit recruitment fair
As district works to fill 340 teacher shortages for new school year, job seekers attend event Thursday

Educators line up for Detroit recruitment fairAs district works to fill 340 teacher shortages for new school year, job seekers attend event Thursday
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Detroit

Michiganians wide-eyed about approaching solar eclipse

Michiganians wide-eyed about approaching solar eclipseMuseums and libraries are organizing eclipse watch parties, educational activities and glasses you can’t find elsewhere
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Detroit

Façade collapses at 126-year-old Detroit church

Façade collapses at 126-year-old Detroit churchThe First Congregational Church of Detroit was finished in 1891 and named a Michigan Historic Site in 1974
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Duggan, Young accept invite to debate each other

Duggan, Young accept invite to debate each otherThe debate comes after Young called multiple times for the mayor to come together to discuss their plans for Detroit
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Police: Man shot after vigil on east side

Police: Man shot after vigil on east side"Heated argument," vigil preceded shooting, police say
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Detroit

Chicago activist ordered deported in immigration case

Chicago activist ordered deported in immigration caseRasmieh Odeh was ordered deported by a federal judge for hiding her role in two Jerusalem bombings nearly 50 years ago
  • Detroit
  • 3 days ago
Detroit

Duggan lays out plan to boost Detroit neighborhoods

Duggan lays out plan to boost Detroit neighborhoodsMayor’s plans cover quality-of-life issues: Tree removal, sidewalk replacement, cleaning catch basins to curb flooding
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Detroit

Bernie Sanders to join Conyers for town hall in Detroit

Bernie Sanders to join Conyers for town hall in DetroitBoth Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. John Conyers favor a single-payer health plan
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit seeks volunteers to help curb infant mortality

Detroit seeks volunteers to help curb infant mortalityThe city of Detroit is urging women to join SisterFriends, an effort that links pregnant Detroiters with female mentors
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
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