Daily Archive: May 17, 2013

    Beyonce Pregnant!

    E! News recently reported that Beyonce and Roc Nation Sports owner Jay-Z are expecting their second chance. Multiple souces close to couple have confirmed that there is a baby on board after Tuesday when Beyonce had to cancel a Belguim show during the Mrs. Carter World Tour due to exhaustion and dehydration. The Carter’s are…

    Candice Glover, ‘American Idol’ winner

    A God-given, awesome voice. Consistently excellence performances. Poise. Charming personality. Professionalism. Dazzling smile. Candice Glover just had to emerge the winner in season 12 of “American Idol.” Anything less would have been a travesty. The announcement was made on Thursday night, May 16, on the popular sho…

    Fannie Mae Snubs Detroit

    UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada, disappointed and angered by the withdrawal of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from a Detroit hearing on foreclosures, will proceed with plans to co-host the May 20 event. “This was our chance for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to listen and learn about how destructive their policy of foreclosure and eviction i…

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    Here’s What The President Would Say If He Could Go Bulworth

    In the overly dramatic story entitled “An Onset of Woes Raises Questions on Obama Vision,” the New York Times reports that President Barack Obama has privately expressed his desire of “going Bulworth,” a reference to the political comedy movie of the same name starring Warren Beatty. If you don’t remember the movie, just know that it was one of m …

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    Candice Glover Wins 12th Season Of ‘American Idol’

    (AP) — The third time’s the charm for Candice Glover on “American Idol.” The booming 23-year-old R&B vocalist from St. Helena Island, S.C., won the Fox singing competition after auditioning a trio of times and making it to the finals this year. Glover looked stunned when “Idol” host Ryan Seacrest announced she bested soulful 22- …

    Introducing Voo Vodka, first black-owned premium vodka

    Entering the market is Voo Vodka a premiere spirit distilled in Michigan and available for purchase in Michigan and Nevada today. The vodka is one of the only vodkas created by an African American and was produced to have the smoothest taste with a mixer optional. The name Voo Vodka was derived from the word déjà vu and with one sip of this fine u…

    Mayor Bing Announces AAA Michigan Support for Fire Equipment

    Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced today that AAA Michigan will donate $23,500 to the Detroit Public Safety Foundation to pay for the inspection of 20 aerial ladders and 4,600 feet of ground ladders used by the Detroit Fire Department (DFD). The gift is the latest in a recent series of recent corporate donations in…

    Reggie McKenzie Foundation Celebrates 40th Annual Football Clinic

    All NFL players, former students, staff and volunteers associated with the Reggie McKenzie Foundation (RMF) are invited to participate in the celebration of the organization’s 40th Annual Football Clinic Reunion. “I want anyone who has ever been connected with my foundation and its programs to contact us at (313) 869-8081or T…

    Napoleon rides bus with residents then announces endorsement

    It was just before dawn as Benny Napoleon stepped onto the Grand River Avenue bus near Seven Mile last week, when memories of his late father came to mind. He was 10-years-old when his dad taught him how to catch a bus alone from their home on the westside to his grandparent’s house on the eastside. “By the t…