Daily Archive: March 27, 2013

    What will downtown boom mean for Detroiters?

    It’s easy to get caught up in the constant talk of Detroit’s troubled finances, but not every part of the city is struggling. Downtown has experienced quite a boom with recent developments. But, what does that mean for Detroiters? Are residents getting a piece of the action? The private sector continues to grow. Large…

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    Can We All Just Get Along?

    I never considered the late Rodney King anything of a philosopher, but as one observes Washington shenanigans, especially around fiscal matters, it seems that Brother…

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    Dionne Warwick Files For Bankruptcy In New Jersey

    Singer Dionne Warwick claims in a recent bankruptcy filing that she owes nearly $10 million in back taxes and her monthly expenses exceed $20,000. The South Orange resident and singer of classics such as “Walk On By,” `’I Say a Little Prayer” and “Do You Know the Way to San Jose” filed a Chapter 7 petition in U.S. bankruptcy court in New Jersey last Thursday. …

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    Mom, Aunt of Suspected Georgia Baby Killer Arrested

    The mother and aunt of suspected baby killer De’Marquise Elkins were arrested Tuesday on charges of lying to police, The Atlanta Journal-Constitutional reports. De’Marquise, 17, is charged with killing 13-month-old Antonio Santiago in a shooting in Brunswick, …