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 By Stacy M. Brown    News    May 23, 2024 

More than 77,000 Sign Petition for Justices Alito and Thomas to Recuse in Capitol Attack Cases

A petition calling for conservative Supreme Court Justices and noted Donald Trump supporters Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas to recuse themselves from major cases related to the January 6, 2021,...

 
 By Timna Axel    News    May 23, 2024 

Federal Judge Names DTE a Defendant in SW Detroit Pollution Case Residents impacted by EES Coke's illegal emissions celebrate the ruling

DETROIT, MI – In a major win for overburdened communities of color in southwest Detroit, a judge has granted the EPA's request to add multibillion-dollar energy company DTE Energy as a defendant in a...

 

Wayne County Deploys Air Quality Monitoring Network in Southwest Detroit and Other Downriver Communities

Americans continue to be harmed by the air quality that surrounds them, each and every time they step outside of their homes, etc. About 1 in 4 Americans and close to 120 million people live in areas...

 
 By Renee Summers    News    May 9, 2024

Former State Representative Kevin Coleman Becomes Westland's 10th Mayor

Last November, Westland residents elected Kevin Coleman to serve as the city's 10th mayor. Having been sworn into office last November 13, Coleman is finishing out the four-year term won by former...

 

DETROIT BRANCH NAACP 69TH ANNUAL FIGHT FOR FREEDOM FUND DINNER SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2024

DETROIT – The great philosopher and writer Ralph Waldo Emerson left us a prolific paradigm when he said, "Democracy is not a spectator sport. It is a participatory event. If we don't participate in i...

 

NOAA Administrator Meets with Mayors to Discuss Infrastructure Flood Solutions Underway in Southeast Michigan

Dearborn Heights, MI, April 25, 2024 – Today, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Administrator Rick Spinrad, Ph.D., met with local mayors to discuss infrastructure flood s...

 

Detroit NFL Draft 2024, Community Focused USAA, Comcast share with the Detroit Community

The Detroit NFL Draft 2024, was an experience that many Detroiters and Michiganders will never experience again. If you missed it, well you missed out on making memories of a life time! Trying to get...

 
 By Stacy M. Brown    News    May 2, 2024

Vice President Kamala Harris Announces Nationwide Economic Opportunity Tour

Vice President Kamala Harris has announced a nationwide Economic Opportunity Tour to spotlight the Biden-Harris Administration's efforts to foster economic growth, build wealth, and ensure American pr...

 
 News    May 2, 2024

May Memorials Kick Off to Honor Law Enforcement and their Families in Michigan

Grand Rapids, MI: Michigan residents are invited to join Law Enforcement, and their families for a special Memorial at the Michigan State Capitol on Monday, May 6, 2024 at 7:00 PM. Details provided...

 
 By Darci McConnell    News    May 2, 2024

56 years later, bias case is closed: Hamtramck completes new housing

HAMTRAMCK - The City of Hamtramck is pleased to announce the dismissal of Garrett, et al. v. Hamtramck, et al. U.S. Magistrate Elizabeth A. Stafford issued the order of dismissal on April 23. The...

 

Wayne County Commission Youth Council Addresses Substance Abuse and Mental Health

Detroit, Michigan – April 19, 2024 – In response to mental illness among youth has gone up forty (40%) since Covid-19 and the rise of youth substance abuse issues, the Wayne County Commission You...

 

Football Legend O.J. Simpson Dies, but the Obsession Remains Alive

O.J. Simpson died on April 10, 2024. But the obsession around the former football legend widely suspected of murdering his second wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and Ronald Goldman on June 12, 1994,...

 

Report reveals opportunities to strengthen expungement expansion in Michigan

LANSING - Clean Slate expungement expansion has already brought employment, housing and education opportunities to hundreds of thousands of Michiganders since it took effect three years ago, but a...

 
 By Bryan Merlos    News    April 11, 2024

Sen. Geiss and Colleagues Introduce MI Momnibus and Resolution to Commemorate Black Maternal Health Week

LANSING, Mich. (April 10, 2024)-Today, Sen. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor) and colleagues Sens. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit), Sarah Anthony (D-Lansing), Mary Cavanagh (D-Redford Twp.), and Sylvia Santana...

 

A Change in Traveling to DTW Has Come to Wayne County and Southeast Michigan

It's 2024 and traveling these days can be more of a headache than expected with flight delays, rerouting of trains and if driving, you have to deal with never-ending construction. When it comes to...

 
 By Burrell Parmer    News    April 4, 2024

Woodhaven native welcomes America's newest citizens

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON – Capt. Jennifer Buechel, of Woodhaven, Michigan, commanding officer, Naval Medical Research Unit (NAMRU) San Antonio, served as the keynote speaker for the U...

 
 By Stacy M. Brown    News    April 4, 2024

Outcry Grows Over Gaza Airstrike, Biden Urges Swift Ceasefire in Statement

The most recent Israeli airstrike, which victimized a World Central Kitchen-operated aid convoy, has sparked international outrage and increased calls for an immediate ceasefire as tensions between...

 
 By Farah Siddiqi    News    March 28, 2024

EPA offers longer rollout for emissions rules on light-duty vehicles

The Environmental Protection Agency is setting stricter limits on vehicle tailpipe emissions through 2032 and giving automakers an additional three years to meet them. The Biden administration's plan...

 
 By Randy Hannan    News    March 21, 2024

Michigan Municipal League Honors Graduates of 2024 Elected Officials Academy

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Municipal League honored the Elected Officials Academy (EOA) 2024 Graduates on March 13 at the League's Capital Conference in Lansing. The EOA is an ongoing four-level p...

 
 By Stacy M. Brown    News    March 21, 2024

U.S. Citizens Flee Haiti Amidst Escalating Chaos: Global Concerns Mount

Amidst escalating turmoil in Haiti, a recent exodus of U.S. citizens fleeing the violence underscores broader concerns about the humanitarian crisis unfolding in the Caribbean nation. As conflict...

 
 By Kimberly Harry    News    March 21, 2024

Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans Delivers Annual State of the County Address

Dearborn, MI – On Tuesday, March 12, Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans delivered his annual State of the County Address at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, Michigan, to...

 
 By Stacy M. Brown    News    March 14, 2024

Senate Leaders and Civil Rights Advocates Unite to Reinforce Voting Protections

In a press briefing on Thursday, February 29, Senate leaders, alongside civil rights advocates, announced the reintroduction of S.4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, aimed at...

 
 By Kimberly Harry    News    March 14, 2024

Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans Delivers Annual State of the County Address

Dearborn, MI – On Tuesday, March 12, Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans delivered his annual State of the County Address at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, Michigan, to...

 
 By Michael Burns    News    March 14, 2024

Gen Z Getting a Bad Reputation with Employers

March 11, 2024 If you have not heard, Gen Z (also referred to as Zoomers), those people born between 1997 and 2013 have been using their "ghosting" powers to not show up for interviews with employers...

 
 By Imad Hamad    News    March 7, 2024

AHRC and ICD Co-Host a "Community Conversation" Against Hate:

Consistent with their active constructive engagement with law enforcement agencies and other government agencies, the American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) and the Islamic Center of Detroit (ICD) h...

 

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