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    Detroit Fireworks PANIC

    As is tradition, the annual International Freedom Festival fireworks show over the Detroit River Monday evening was spectacular. And as is, unfortunately, becoming a tradition, people literally panicked at the prospect that someone could have been shot at the fireworks. Even though no shots were actually fired and, but for an isolated incident…

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    UPDATE: Duggan Court of Appeals Decision

    UPDATE: After receiving word that the Michigan Court of Appeals has affirmed Judge Popke’s ruling that he is ineligible to appear on the August 6th ballot for Mayor, Mike Duggan will take the rest of today to consider his options and address the media at 10:00 AM Wednesday, June 19, 2012 at his campaign headquarters at 2751 E. Jefferson Ave.Accordi…

    Quadruple Threat, and a Blessing

    These are not the best of times with regard to awesomely talented, absolutely unique artists, which is why the ongoing presence of Jill Scott is so important. Scott, who is from Philadelphia, has been a solid success in every venture. That is, as singer, songwriter, poet and actress. Scott’s debut album,…

    Homegoing For Jamil Foster

    Jamil was my son, my friend and my travel buddy. We did just about everything together, but even now I realize how much more that I could have done with him. I write this with a very heavy heart because I chose work over spending time with him and our family over the weekend. I believed that I would have more time to spend with him if I…

    Shinola Brings Manufacturing Back to Detroit

    ALEX STCHEKINE, bicycle production and special projects, affixes the name plate to a Bixby model bicycle at Shinola’s Detroit facility.- Jim Campbell, photo. Shinola, currently headquartered in the College for Creative Studies’ Alfred E. Taubman Center for Design Education at 485 W. Milwaukee St., manufactures bicycles,…

    Ken Salmon: The face of Grand Hotel

    When you enter the dining room at Mackinac Island’s Grand Hotel, odds are you will be greeted by Ken Salmon, the hotel’s vice president for hospitality and maitre d. Salmon, who first came to the island as a teenager, is in his 43rd year at the island’s iconic institution. And if you are a previous guest at the h…

    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…

    Check Out Tamar Braxton’s New Single The One

    I enjoyed Tamar’s new single “The One”. Her voice sounds really leveled and goes well with the music. With a personality like we see on the reality show “The Braxton’s”, who knew that she was so talented? I’m sure it helps that she has a husband that has been in the music industry for years. I like the…