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Westland Considers Marijuana Opt In; Encourages Public Input

Westland, - The City of Westland is currently considering local ordinances to be in alignment with State law as it relates to allowing medical and recreational marijuana use, grow, retail, transport,...

 

Cruisin' Hines One of the Biggest Classic Car Shows in the Area

Classic car cruises have become a mainstay of summertime in Metro Detroit. After all, this is the motor city, and cars are indeed part of the culture here. One of the largest classic car cruises has...

 

Downtown Days Returns to Wayne with Summer Family Fun

The Third Annual Downtown Days is coming to a new location at Veteran's Plaza, located in the heart of downtown Wayne. This year the event will commemorate the city's 150th birthday. Festivities will...

 

Belleville Teen Earns Girl Scouts Highest Award

When you purchased a box to two of Girl Scout Cookies this past spring, did you ever stop to think about what happens with the money the Girl Scouts earn? One Girl Scout from Belleville put her...

 

It's time for the Blessing of the Bikes and Carnival

New Greater Bethlehem Temple Community Apostolic Church in Ecorse is planning for an exciting community event We greet you in the precious name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Well, it's here...

 

Generation "Why" Part One

No matter the time period, young people are known for two things; being upset at authority and having fun. There has never been a time where the world's youth were not at a state of constant unrest. A...

 

Nothing but the Truth:

Montgomery, Alabama, exists as a paradox. It is here that slavers sold other human beings at market, and where a young Rosa Parks set off a campaign that eventually desegregated a nation. In...

 

Community Mental Health Forum Held in Inkster

Thanks to a cooperative effort between the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority (DWMHA), and the city of Inkster, a community forum on mental health issues, substance abuse and disability issues was...

 

State Rep. Carter on budgets that fail to fix roads, schools:

LANSING - Yesterday, the House of Representatives finished passing the collection of bills comprising the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 budget, including general government. Despite House Democrats...

 

Lincoln Park Boutique Puts the Emphasis on Customer Satisfaction

As a child, Marshell Long says she wanted to be a fashion designer. As an adult, Long has always held jobs within the retail industry, where she learned a thing or two about running a business. About...

 

NABJ Black Male Media Project focus on Mental Health

The National Association of Black Journalists have teamed up with Detroit PAL for a breakthrough event. The Black Male Media Project came to Detroit. The NABJ hosts these forums across the country...

 

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

Congratulations Larry & Shala Johnson who were married June 1, 2019...

 

Rev. Horace Sheffield, Dabo and the Struggle for Social Justice

The Detroit Association of Black Organizations (Dabo) is a consortium of organizations and community groups that work together and provide resources and services for the overlooked and the underserved...

 

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

THROWBACK PHOTO - Congressmen John Conyers, Jr. and John Dingell join Ethel Stevenson (center) in the celebration of the naming of the Ethel Stevenson Ecorse Senior Center in her honor in November...

 

Junior Master Gardner Program Coming to Garden City

If you've been looking for a summer program to get your children or grandchildren involved in once school lets out, Garden City may have just what you're looking for. Laura Turner, Building Manager...

 

Viola Davis Reveals Diabetes Diagnosis and Campaign to Raise Awareness

Academy Award winner Viola Davis has opened up about her prediabetes diagnosis, sharing that she comes from a family with a history of type 2 diabetes. "I'm one of 84 million American adults living wi...

 
 By Dale Rich    Lifestyles    May 16, 2019

Happy 90th Birthday John Conyers, Jr.

John Conyers, Jr. was a long-serving United States Congressman from the 13th District of Michigan, an area that includes metropolitan Detroit. He resigned in December of 2017. Born during the Herbert...

 
 By Gina Steward    Lifestyles    May 9, 2019

Next class of River Rouge High School student leaders complete program

The River Rouge Leadership Program celebrated its sixth year of building new leaders. On Saturday, April 27, 2019 this year's program ended with the much anticipated Cotillion and Beautillion Ball....

 
 By Xaiver Jones    Lifestyles    May 2, 2019

Eula Grooms - Life On The Other Side

ecoming a teacher is a valued profession in our society. A group of people who are fueled by nurturing children that don't biologically belong to them. Teachers are the first people we trust outside...

 

Tyrone Campbell The Man After The War

It's always been difficult for civilians to gain a clear understanding of the Vietnam war. American involvement surly transitioned our countries timeline. American view of the government shifted, as...

 

NAN slams Whitmer on gas tax & DAPCEP cuts "hurts Blacks/working poor"

Detroit – The Michigan National Action Network says that Governor Gretchen Whitmer is engaging in racist class warfare with her proposal to increase the gas tax and is fundamentally racist with...

 

Norwayne Community Garden Needs More Help from Local Residents

Community gardens have been popping up all over America, especially in urban neighborhoods, in an effort to alleviate food scarcity. Often, such neighborhoods are considered "food deserts," where resi...

 

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

LANSING – Raising public awareness about sexual assault, and educating communities about how to prevent it, are the center of the national campaign for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Gov. Gretchen...

 

Environmental Racism is Real, Destructive and Deadly

For many, Earth Day stands as a reminder of everyone’s role as stewards of the planet. It’s a time to reflect and to plan ahead for a cleaner and healthier environment. Still, for many others, it’s also a stark reminder about how African...

 

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

South Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson Declares Intersection Of Crenshaw Blvd. And West Slauson Ave. As Ermias "Nipsey Hussle" Asghedom Square...

 

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