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How to Look Sharp for Your Next Dinner Party

Detroit-based menswear stylist and blogger Michael-Anthony Spearman dishes out his best advice

According to Stacy London, Detroit Will Be “Cooler” Than Chicago

The Fashion Speak keynote speaker shares her thoughts about the Midwest, Meijer fashion, and the fashion industry’s political responsibility

This Detroit Fashion Brand is Tackling the City's Dropout Problem

One in four Detroit students will not graduate high school

Somerset’s St. John Boutique Welcomes New Collection

Saturday Fashion Event to spotlight office clothing

The Common Cure

Cats and dogs get many of the same cancers we do. Could they be the key to unlocking new treatments that help us — and our pets — beat the disease?

Detroit’s New Lululemon Partners with Downtown Boxing Gym

The athletic wear company’s downtown space will focus on community engagement

How to DIY Fall's Trendiest Accessories: Statement Earrings

A new workshop allows guests to build their own runway-inspired baubles for less

Long Live Rock!

Detroit Native John Varvatos Partners with Big Machine Records

A Morning with Fashion Blogger Grace Liang

Welcome to the world of the style-setter behind Color and Grace

25 Detroit Shops to Get Your Fall Fashion Fix

Complete your fall wardrobe with items from these local shops

Accessories as Status Symbols

Alluring fashion pieces evoke the early days of Detroit’s J.L. Hudson Company department store

Black Diamonds Worthy of Your Wishlist

Add intrigue to your jewelry box this season

An Hour With... Aki Choklat

Fashion Accessories Chair, College for Creative Studies

Best Dressed 2017

Meet metro Detroit's most stylish NFL player, dentist, nail salon owner, and more

Lisa Frank and Reebok Team Up for the Giveaway of a ’90s Enthusiast’s Dreams

Millennials, rejoice!

The Peacock Room to Open New Flagship Location Inside Fisher Building

Summer Essentials

Your warm weather get-together isn’t complete without these local goods

Gift Ideas for the No. 1 Dad

Treat Pops to something extra special this Father’s Day with stylish accessories, gadgets, and treats

Best of Detroit 2017

Our reader's picks for the Best of Detroit winners in food, drink, leisure, people, and services

Looks to Die For

Detroit-based The Fashion Massacre enters its eighth year in style

Detroit 1967

The Beautiful Game

Men's fashion suits up with the stars of Detroit City Football Club

Nab These Looks from the Runway with Metro Detroit Finds

Fashion shows across the globe inspire spring style close to home

2017 City Guide: Hidden Detroit

Unlocking the secrets to some of the city’s lesser-known gems

La Vie en Rose

Vintage bridal looks for a timeless and unforgettable wedding celebration.

Get Fit with New Year's Gear from Detroit Businesses

Stay stylish while you work off those holiday pounds

A Night to Remember

Ringing in the New Year with style

Get Personal

Holiday gifts for your foodie, sports fan, music lover, and more

Love a Parade

Detroit’s 90th Thanksgiving Day show is a tradition — especially for volunteers

Detroit, Reimagined

The Venice Biennale exhibit has been praised and panned, pondered and protested. And come February, the locals will get their chance to weigh in.

From Their Table to Yours

For generations, families have been passing down recipes that have stood the test of time

Pirate of the Great Lakes

This is the tale of Roaring Dan Seavey, the lakeman who absconded with a ship full of cedar and led authorities on a chase up the coast of Lake Michigan

Red, White, and Booze

Getting into the voting spirit with election-inspired cocktails

Champion For Children

Dr. Mona gained fame as a ‘water warrior,’ but her long-term crusade is fixing all of Flint’s social ills

Clearing The Air

Living in Wayne County’s polluted ZIP codes has been linked to asthma and other health conditions, but activists and policymakers — and even some industries — are working to address regional environmental issues

Curing Implicit Bias

How thoughts and perceptions health care providers unconsciously harbor can affect health care for minorities — and what can be done about it

Birth of a Legend

Cutting to the core of Paul Bunyan's true Great Lakes origins

Designed by Detroit

From bags to neckties, get to know some of the local fashion scene’s brightest homegrown talents

A New Day for DPS?

Detroit Public Schools gets a fresh financial start this fall, but some say Michigan lawmakers have set the state’s largest district up for failure

2016 Best Dressed List

This year’s picks come from all over the metro Detroit map — from the entertainment industry and sports world to boardrooms and courtrooms

Takin' it to the Streets

Performers from Detroit’s small busking community face an unclear city ordinance — and some friendly competition

A Finer Diner

A coney island blossoms into Flowers of Vietnam on the weekends as a southwest Detroit chef works to bring his neighborhood a creative dining experience

Fashionably Philanthropic

The Founders Junior Council’s longstanding Fash Bash has become one of the DIA’s most anticipated events

100 Years of Thunder

UAW-GM sponsorship gives new life to the Spirit of Detroit HydroFest

A Tale of Two Michigans

A Troll explores the Upper Peninsula, one pasty at a time

Ode to Michigan Foods

Join Hour Detroit at the table for a taste of the Great Lakes State’s most iconic dishes

Who are you Calling a Fudgie?

Not much says Michigan like Mackinac Island, and not much says Mackinac Island like fudge.

Pizza Perception

A completely fair and balanced five-sense approach to establishing Detroit-style pies as the nation’s best

A Taste of Home

A native metro Detroiter living in Brooklyn yearns for the almond boneless chicken of her youth

The Coney Challenge

American or Lafayette? Here’s how to decide which dog cuts the mustard once and for all

Preserving a Tradition

In the northern Michigan village of Bellaire, family and friends carry on ‘Smokehouse Tim’s’ legacy

Compassion Fatigue

HIV is still a health problem, but getting the public to notice is an uphill battle

Still Reeling?

Michigan’s film industry is uncertain after the end of the state’s financial incentives

Strait Outta Downtown

Apartments and homes along Detroit’s riverfront take advantage of the city’s greatest natural asset

Life's a Picnic

Tips for planning the ultimate family-friendly spread

A Ginger Tale

Its factories are long gone, but 150-year-old Vernors is still ‘Detroit’s drink’

Best of Detroit 2016

Readers crown more than 300 totally awesome Best of Detroit winners

20/20 Hindsight

A look back at the people covered by Hour Detroit since 1996

Good Reads

The Motor City stars in recent books

Street Wise

Local entrepreneurs are putting the Motor City on the fashion map

City Guide 2016

Exploring metro Detroit mile by mile.

Mile By Mile: 5 - 8 Mile

City Guide 2016: Mile by Mile

Mile By Mile: 9 - 12 Mile

Nine Mile symbolizes the beginnings of suburban sprawl — and white flight.

Mile By Mile: 13 - 16 Mile

To "Little Vietnam" and beyond.

Mile By Mile: 17 Mile - Hall Road

In many ways, Hall Road just might be the most American of all of the mile roads.

An Unorthodox Church

In suburban Detroit, St. Sabbas Orthodox Monastery is heaven on Earth.

Making a Movement

Paxahau celebrates a decade of keeping Detroit’s Movement electronic music festival running.

La Belle Fleur

Florals are an enduring fashion motif, and today’s freshest arrivals range from subtle lace patterns that evoke delicate leaves to botanical-inspired prints.

Doubling Down

Nearly two decades after voters rolled the dice on casinos, has the city and state hit the jackpot or is it even money? One safe bet: The house always wins.

Creative Value

The Kresge Foundation's Annual $25,000 unrestricted grants help Detroit's burgeoning artists

A Date With the Devil

Detroit’s eccentric past and present make for a hell of a party at the Marche du Nain Rouge

From Tires to Tequila

Using agave crops from their ancestral Jalisco, Mexico, property, a Southwest Detroit family is creating award-winning spirits

Holy Schvitz

A new generation reconnects with Old World traditions at a storied Detroit bathhouse

Dynasty Fur Auction

The Look of Love

Bridal fashion doesn’t necessarily have to be wed to tradition.

Motorless in the Motor City

Out of necessity or by choice, a growing number of area commuters are adapting to life without an automobile

Tiny Houses, Big Dreams

More people across the country are downsizing their homes — and their lives. Will this trend gain traction in metro Detroit?

Day Tripper

A reporter tours Detroit, one Uber ride at a time, to see what he can learn about the company and its drivers

The Big Picture

Amid renewed interest in rethinking regional transportation, several projects aim to overhaul how we get around in metro Detroit

The $6,800 Car

Elio Motors plans to take on the big automakers with a three-wheeled vehicle that gets 84 miles per gallon

Upward Mobility

Ann Arbor’s Mcity could put Michigan on the map as a hub for autonomous vehicle development

Spellbound

There’s a certain element of mystery behind putting together dramatic outfits that command attention. We take a cue from director Alfred Hitchcock’s most suspenseful thrillers to focus on modern twists of classic styles.

2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Unwrap the unexpected and unusual from heartwarming stocking stuffers for the little ones to toast-worthy drink accessories for the adults

The Call of Iron County

The pull of the IronLine sled dog race is helping a southwest U.P. community gain traction as a winter destination

Heavy Lifting

From a raised foundation to reclaimed stone walls and repurposed timber, a lovingly restored 1850s farmhouse blends old and new

Inside the House of Truth

A tiny, one-room space in Center Line becomes a launching pad for the careers of professional wrestlers

From a Dark Place

After losing his sight, an artist’s journey to reinvent his life is a lesson in overcoming obstacles

Erasing the Past

In southwest Detroit, a tattoo removal program helps former gang members leave stigma behind

Life in the Cadaver Lab

For future doctors, Wayne State University’s body bequest program isn’t all about death — it’s about learning the science of healing

Running for Her Life

Founder of Rock CF nonprofit fights back against genetic lung disease


Having ‘The Conversation’

End-of-life-care issues are becoming part of the national dialogue

Extremely Personal Choices

More women opt for a double mastectomy, but does it really prevent anything?

Painting With a Twist

With its unique creations, Black Light Visuals builds loyal following among music fans

Physical Education

Who said active wear has to look like a baggy pair of sweats and an old T-shirt? We’ve sported some of today’s best athletic-inspired fashion to make the back-to-school season a little more energetic

The 313: Dialing In To Metro Detroit

What Else Needs Work?

What We Do For Fun

Where We Go For Culture

Who We're Watching