Daily Archive: March 8, 2013

    Reflections: How he does it…now

    In 1995, Montell Jordan had a huge hit with “This Is How We Do It.” It remained No. 1 on the national R&B and Pop charts for an amazing seven weeks, and he had a number of additional successes. He announced in 2010 that he was leaving R&B and moving into church work and gospel music. In 2011 he had an album titled…

    Michael Jordan to get hitched

    By CNN StaffMarch 8, 2013 — Updated 1416 GMT (2216 HKT)(CNN) — Legendary basketball player Michael Jordan applied for a marriage license Thursday in West Palm Beach, Florida. Jordan, who just turned 50, is set to marry Yvette Prieto.The marriage to the Cuban-American model would be the second for Jordan, now the majority owner of the NBA’s…

    Financial Phenom Gail Perry-Mason: Casting Pearls to the Girls

    by Roz EdwardImagine finally meeting your birth mother and asking the question that every adopted child asks — after “Why did you give me up?” — “What was I like as a baby?” And when the response is “I don’t know, you were black and I didn’t want to touch you,” there is no need to ask the initial question.Gail Perry-Mason’s Caucasian mother d…

    American Coney Island opens first out-of-state location: Vegas, baby!

    American Coney Island, home of the iconic Detroit Coney Dog, recently opened its first out-of-state location at the D Las Vegas. As part of the dramatic transformation taking place at the new downtown property, the D is excited to bring a taste of Detroit to the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas. A favorite of…

    Michigan Chronicle’s new LifeStyle section

    Hello, Detroit! I’d like to think Emily T. Gail and I are kindred spirits. To date, my entire publishing career has been steeped in her simple slogan: “Say nice things about Detroit.” History tells us there were plenty of terrible (but true) things to say about Detroit in the 1970s when she launched her campaign. This was a post…

    Labor department unveils newest job numbers

    Michigan Chronicle – Labor department unveils newest job numbersDetails Category: News Briefs – Original Published on Friday, 08 March 2013 10:25 Written by Mark Gongloff, huffingtonpost Sign up now for the Michigan Chronicle Digital Daily newsletter! Feed Entries …