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    Michigan residents leave for D.C. immigration march

    On Wednesday, Apr. 10 dozens of metro Detroiters will be in Washington D.C. for what’s being called a historic national immigration march on the Capital. Residents from southwest Detroit plan to gather with the expected masses for a rally they hope puts more pressure on Congress to create a pathway to citizenship for millions…

    Kwame Kilpatrick’s request for bond release denied

    Kwame Kilpatrick is pulling out all the stops to get out of jail, at least temporarily. His latest attempt, however has failed. The ex-mayor’s request for release on bond until sentencing has been denied by a federal court judge. U.S. District Judge Nancy Edmunds made the decision, citing Kilpatrick’s criminal record and a…

    Jobs: ALDI to hold hiring event on Tuesday

    Looking for a job? You might be in luck if retail is your area of choice.On Tuesday, Mar. 5 ALDI will hold a hiring event at two locations in the metro-Detroit area.The grocery chain will take applications for several positions within the company that include manager trainee.Prospective applicants can apply at one of the two following locations…

    ‘Need for Speed’ to be filmed in Detroit this summer

    Detroit will once again be the set of a Hollywood movie. The popular racing video game, “Need for Speed” will be filmed in Detroit this summer. According to the Michigan Film office, DreamWorks Studio has been awarded a tax incentive from the state of $1,370,852 on nearly $5 million of projected in-state expenditures.The movie will focus on a…

    Mayor Dave Bing Addresses the ‘State of the City’

    One night after President Barack Obama’s first second-term State of the Union address, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has something to say to his residents. Bing’s fourth State of the City address since taking office focused on the positives while still calling for immediate action to handle the city’s most pressing concerns. Speaking…