Daily Archive: July 30, 2013

    ‘Transformers’ Movie to Film in Detroit

    Page 1 of 2CLOSED FOR FILMING OF “TRANSFORMERS 4″The Detroit Department of Transportation has announced the closure of the Rosa Parks Transit Center for one day beginning Sun., Aug. 4 at 5 a.m. to Mon., Aug 5 at 4 a.m., as Paramount Pictures was granted permission to film segments of “Transformers 4″ from the facility. During this time, the…

    Residents Encouraged To Cast Ballots In Local Elections On Aug. 6

    Page 1 of 2Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is reminding residents to cast ballots in local elections Tuesday, Aug 6.”Cities, townships and school districts throughout the state are asking for your input,” said Johnson, Michigan’s chief elections officer. “If your community is holding an election Tuesday, please take a few minutes to vote and let…

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    Monogamy: Who Needs It?

    (CNN) — Humans don’t always remain faithful to just one mate for life, but many — at least theoretically — subscribe to the idea of…

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    Detroit Mayoral Candidates To Debate Tuesday

    Detroit mayoral candidates are set to debate Tuesday, at The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and Co-Sponsored by WWJ Newsradio 950.Write-in candidate Mike Duggan along with Benny Napoleon, Lisa Howze, Krystal Crittendon, and Tom Barrow head the list of those who have accepted invitations to participate in the debate. It is…

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    Detroit’s Obamacare Bailout

    Could ObamaCare be part of bailing out Detroit? It’s possible, as city officials look for ways to cut on retiree health care cost as they begin bankruptcy hearings.The New York Times reported Monday that the city is proposing a plan aimed at reducing its $5.7 billion in outstanding retiree health costs.City leaders want to take those retirees too…