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    Obamacare Insurance Rates

    Here’s the first look at insurance rates on 36 exchanges run by the federal government. States with few competing insurers tend to have higher rates. Premiums listed below are monthly rates for the benchmark plan and don’t include federal subsidies.CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE……

    Detroit Tigers Clinch ALC Title

    The Detroit Tigers won their third consecutive American League Central title on Wednesday in a 1-0 shutout victory over the Minnesota Twins. It is the third straight pennant for the Tigers, who will surely be looking to make another run to the World Series…


    Black Chamber Demands Economic Justice

    Amid the hustle and bustle of a downtown Detroit in transformation, African-American business owners, along with other minority-owned companies, stood in harmony at a recent press conference to make a compelling case for inclusion in the city’s expanding economic rebirth.Organized by the Michigan Black Chamber of Commerce (MBCC), the press…


    Honest Government Is Better Detroit

    Innovative good governance summit to address public trust, private sector role Detroit, there is an urgent need for an open, transparent and an integrity driven government at city hall, especially at a time when Detroit, come November, will be seeking political leadership in a new mayor and new city council by districts.Truth be told, Detroit has…


    ‘We Earned Our Pensions’

    Gail Turner (left) and Brenda Goss Andrews have both given decades of service to the city of Detroit. – Andre Smith photosRoughly 25,000 retirees stand to lose their pensions and health care in a city that is in bankruptcy now, trying to decipher its future in bankruptcy court.That is the message leaders of the Retired Detroit Police Members…


    Chrysler Files For IPO

    Chrysler Group filed for an initial public offering on Monday, potentially setting the stage for the automaker’s return to the public market.The shares being sold in the proposed offering come from the stake of a trust established to cover medical benefits for retired workers that now owns 41.5% of the company.The trust was set up in 2007 as a way…


    Detroit Restaurant Week Starts Today

    Detroit Restaurant Week is set to return for fall 2013! Beginning Friday, September 20 through Sunday, September 29, Metro Detroiters will once again be able to enjoy hearty three-course meals for just $30* per person.This year’s spring edition of Detroit Restaurant Week will be the ninth time the promotion has been offered since the fall of 2009….


    King family kids in need of rescue?

    It was only a couple of weeks ago that the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Justice began with recognitions from Presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter to political and civic leaders. And all throughout this year several organizations, institutions and individuals will be remembering the…