Real Estate Report: A Surplus of Buyers Calls for a Solution

As the city continues to soar, the demand for housing in Detroit remains high
Charlotte Mason

A Charlotte Mason School Finds Its Permanent Home in Detroit

The private academy is settling down after 17 years
Jaden Smith

A Jaden Smith-Backed Water Project Gains Traction in Flint

Within its first 50 days of operation, The Water Box prevented the use of more than 43,000 single-use, 16-ounce plastic bottles

A Look at J.W. Westcott Co.: The Detroit Business That Delivers Mail Via Boat

Sailors aboard the J. W. Westcott II deliver far more than packages and letters
DNC Debates

4 Big Takeaways From the DNC Debates in Detroit

The most contentious topics and the bitterest rivalries at the Fox Theatre this week

City Guide 2019: Navigate the Region Via Public Transportation

Traveling like a local will surely lead you to fun destinations — and equally interesting stories to tell

Newsdesk: What a Landmark Auto Insurance Bill Means For Michigan Drivers

Plus, a digest of headlines to keep up with this month

A Look at Rossetti: The Architecture Firm That’s Worked on Cobo Center, Ford Field,...

The downtown Detroit business is putting experience at the forefront of design
jim murray

The Arab-American and Chaldean Council’s Executive Director on His Varied Career Path

Jim Murray’s recent appointment is his most unexpected position yet

The Way It Was – Traffic Jam, 1947

A visit to Canada proved to be less than relaxing for some vacationers

Meet The Test Listeners Shaping Car Audio Technology at Harman International

In Novi, trained listeners leave no footprints while helping to develop car audio systems. They’re extending Detroit’s tradition of using scientific means to improve sound quality.
Claressa Shields

Olympic Boxer Claressa Shields on the Fight to End Childhood Hunger

Inspired by her own experience with poverty and the knowledge she’s learned since going pro, the Flint native is giving back to local kids
Earl Cureton

Former NBA Player Earl Cureton on Giving Back With the Detroit Pistons

The basketball team's first three-on-three tournament inspires community activities
city guide

City Guide 2019: Welcome to Our Detroit

Documentary photographer Stephen Koss scoured metro Detroit to find the people who know it best — the locals
metro detroit fireworks

10 Metro Detroit Fireworks Shows to Celebrate the Fourth of July

Light up your summer nights with these local displays

Road Report: The Latest on Construction in the Motor City

Detroit’s freeways and bridges may be less crumbly after this season. But be ready to dodge barrels all summer.

Can State-Funded Organizations Decide Not to Serve LGBTQ+ People?

A new Michigan case about foster care and adoption could become a precedent-setter in the realm of addressing a significant civil rights question
Shimmer on the River

Help Sustain Detroit’s Riverfront at Shimmer on the River

Join the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy for an evening of music and activities

A Stand-Up Paddleboarding Trio Prepares to Cross Lake Erie for Charity

The group’s journey will benefit the Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research
rescue cat

How to Adopt a Rescue Cat

From choosing your new kitty to bringing it home, here are six tips for success