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    Duggan vs Napoloeon: Let The Debates Begin!

    The Michigan Chronicle is proud to announce it is teaming up with CBS 62 and Newsradio950 in the first televised mayoral debate airing Sunday in the historic election between former Detroit Medical Center CEO Mike Duggan and Sheriff Benny Napoleon.The highly anticipated debate between the two candidates will air as a special hour long “Michigan M…

    ‘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…

    Fantasia set to return to the Broadway stage

    Page 1 of 2 Fantasia has come a long way since emerging as the season 3 winner on “American Idol” in 2004. Her winning was virtually assured when she delivered a spellbinding rendition of the George Gershwin classic “Summertime” from “Porgy and Bess.” The famed opera has, of course, been presented on the Broadway stage….

    Senator Anderson Calls For Legislation To Improve Boat Safety

    Page 1 of 2Senator Glenn S. Anderson expressed deep sympathy for the family, friends and neighbors of the children involved in the horrific boating accident on Oakland County’s Sylvan Lake on Sunday. Three children were struck by a boat while riding on a tube being pulled by a jet ski. One of the children died immediately as a result of injuries…

    Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix revved up Detroit

    New general manager, Charles Burns, III had a stellar weekend as the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix returned to the Motor City over the weekend with three days of world-class auto racing, live music, interactive games and displays all on beautiful Belle Isle Park. The fastest weekend of the summer features cars from…

    Jennifer Hudson Joins Judges Panel on American Idol

    Jennifer Hudson will be the next celebrity judge to decide the fate of contestants on Season 13 of “American Idol.” Age 31, Hudson was a finalist on American Idol 10 seasons ago. That year, she took seventh place in the singing competitoin. Despite her ranking, Hudson has become one of the more famous American Idol contestants along with…

    Duggan Stays On The Ballot

    Despite ballot certification, Duggan foes vow challengeDespite the 2-1 vote of the Detroit Election Commission, whose decision was anchored on the city’s new charter to retain mayoral candidate Mike Duggan on the ballot, his challengers are vowing to take the issue straight to court.Candidate Tom Barrow, who raised Duggan’s residency as a t…