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    Wayne County Might Have to Admit It Can't Even Build a Jail

    As Wayne County’s overbudget tab for that new downtown prison gains additional commas, the idea of simply giving up has gained some traction. Turns out, there’s already an empty prison over on Mound Road owned by the state. It might—might!—make more sense to stuff the prisoners in there rather than spend $300M to build a new jail in d…

    Grammy Performance Recap

    Page 1 of 7 I’m still waiting on music’s biggest night, because the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were not it. I wish I could blame it on the newly enforced dress code implemented by CBS, but the Grammys were boring last year too. I’m sure the network and the Grammy “powers that be” will considered the night a success. No wardrobe…

    Business: Black-owned IC Datacom receives First Step Fund loan

    Let it be known that there is opportunity for the entrepreneurial spirit in Detroit. Black-owned IT firm IC Datacom recently secured a $50,000 small business loan from the First Step Fund. IC Datacom, which houses its office inside of Tech Town, Wayne State University’s business accelerator, is a full service IT company that markets and d…