Daily Archive: April 3, 2013

    Detroit Tigers 2013 Game Day Plan: Join The Fun

    Page 1 of 10PLAY BALL! If you haven’t heard by now, Opening Day of the Tigers baseball season is Friday April 5, and let me be the first to say it will be epic! With the big game falling on a Friday and our team playing the much loathed Yankees,Comer ica Park and the surrounding area will be flooded with fans ready to cheer for our home team. No t…

    Residents applaud Detroit One, program to tackle crime in neighborhoods

    Last month, Mayor Bing, U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade and other law enforcement and community leaders announced a collaborative initiative among law enforcement agencies, residents and community leaders to reduce violent crimes in the city. The program is called Detroit One.The overall goal is to reduce gun-related violent crimes by 25 percent…

    Wanted! Bold, Visionary Leaders

    I have received calls from across the country about Detroit Emergency Financial Manager Kevyn Orr, and the battle to unseat him including the federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of his appointment. My phone keeps ringing.And rightfully so because this is the dawning of a new era for Detroit under the Washington, DC lawyer and Jones…

    Shonda Rhimes: When your hot, you’re hot

    It happens every now then. A television show so hot that fans wait with bated breath for it to air each week. The next day it is a major topic of discussion in offices, in beauty salons, on the Internet, etc. And, of course, the show’s ratings are in the stratosphere.Such is the case with “Scandal,” the political thriller series that made its deb…

    Did the Detroit city council meet illegally?

    Is the Detroit city council meeting illegally? Attorney and Community Activist Robert Davis claims they are. He’s also filed a lawsuit in response to the emergency manager law in Detroit. According to Davis, without the permission of EFM Kevyn Orr the city council cannot meet. He suggests that Orr must make written…