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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 29

University of Michigan develops new digital tools for reopening the state, Ford-Wyoming Drive-in Theatre closes after its reopening night, and Southfield City Council passes temporary approvals for the city’s restaurants to expand outdoor dining areas
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12 Hours on the Front Line With a Beaumont Doctor

The Dearborn hospital’s chief of emergency medicine shares what it's like working during the coronavirus pandemic
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New Limited-Edition Shinola Timepiece to Benefit Healthcare Workers

Shannon Washburn, the CEO and president of Shinola, and Mariam Noland, president of the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan, talk about the partnership
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 28

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer shares the state’s COVID-19 budget priorities, public pools in Southeast Michigan must remain closed indefinitely, and United Shore prepares to hire 1,5000 employees
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Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist on the Racial Disparities Revealed by COVID-19

Recent data shows that black people comprise some 40% of Michigan's coronavirus deaths despite being just 14% of the state's population
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 27

Michigan State University prepares to welcome back students in the fall, the City of Detroit offers free COVID-19 testing to suburbanites, and actress Gal Gadot surprises Henry Ford Health System emergency workers
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Over 20 Musical Acts Planned for Everybody vs. COVID-19 Unity Festival

Big Sean, Curtis Roach, and Oba Roland are just a few of the artists participating in the digital event
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 26

Somerset Collection to reopen on Friday, Orchard Laboratories begins testing samples collected at Oakland County’s drive-thru testing sites, and the Detroit Pistons host a virtual mental health panel

Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 22

Gov. Whitmer extends Michigan’s stay-at-home order, Flower Day goes virtual, and Detroit retailers prepare to reopen
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Local Hair Experts Share Their At-Home Care and Styling Tips

Here’s how to keep your hair healthy and stylish without a trip to the salon
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 21

Gov. Whitmer allows gatherings of 10 people or fewer, President Trump visits a Ford plant in Ypsilanti, and the Michigan Brewers Guild cancels its Summer Beer Festival
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How to Make Your Own Face Mask

Sew your mask or try the no-sew method
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Listen to Andy Warhol’s Favorite Music with the DIA’s New Spotify Playlists

You can also explore playlists inspired by Diego Rivera and Vincent Van Gogh
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 20

The Ford Fireworks move to a televised-only event, College for Creative Studies eliminates 5% of its workforce, and the state of Michigan reports 659 new COVID-19 cases
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5 Ways to Celebrate Special Occasions at Home

From group video calls to tasty treat delivery, here's how to party while social distancing
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 19

The Movement At Home lineup is unveiled, Ford Motor Co. prepares for President Trump’s visit, and Plymouth plans a Memorial Day celebration with social distancing
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Doritos Honors a Metro Detroit High School Senior in a Touching Campaign

Not even COVID-19 could cancel commencement

Highlands Brings an Elevated Dining Experience to the Top of the Town

Plus, Chef Shawn McClain reflects on the fate of a new restaurant amid the coronavirus crisis
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 18

Northern Michigan cities prepare to reopen some businesses on Friday, a new app helps companies manage health screenings, and Big Three employees start returning to work
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Metro Detroit’s Latest COVID-19 Updates: May 15

An Emergency Department employee at Henry Ford embarks on an ambitious photo project to honor her colleagues, Gov. Whitmer announces a new council will plan how schools will reopen, and Mayor Mike Duggan is optimistic Detroit will bounce back