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Michigan environmental officials back at Detroit River contamination site

Michigan environmental officials back at Detroit River contamination site

Officials with Michigan EGLE were back on the Detroit River assessing the runoff of aggregate from a site owned by Revere Dock and Detroit Bulk Storage. Read full article: Michigan environmental officials back at...→

Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice storm warning and flood warnings for SE Michigan

Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice storm warning and flood warnings for SE Michigan

Several weather alerts are in effect including a flood warnings and Ice Storm Warnings for the northwest counties of Metro Detroit Read full article: Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice stor...→

Touring Michigan Central Station, a historic Detroit landmark

Touring Michigan Central Station, a historic Detroit landmark

It's an exciting time for a historic Detroit landmark! Ford Motor Company's purchase of Michigan Central Station is breathing new life into the building. Read full article: Touring Michigan Central Station, a hist...→

Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming from Canada across Detroit River to Michigan, feds say

Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming from Canada across Detroit River to Michigan, feds say

A man from the United Kingdom who was previously deported from the U.S. was arrested last month after swimming in a wetsuit across the Detroit River into Michigan from Canada, according to officials.  Read full article: Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming f...→

Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’s Week 16 win over Detroit

Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’s Week 16 win over Detroit

For the third time in four games (also known as the beginning of the Drew Lock era), the Broncos won, this time a 27-17 win over the Detroit Lions. Here’s a look at what you may have missed. Read full article: Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’...→

Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To Art Road Keeping Art Class Alive In Detroit Area Schools

Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To Art Road Keeping Art Class Alive In Detroit Area Schools

The Michigan Glass Project donated $130,000 to Art Road, a nonprofit to advance their work as the only 501(c)(3) in Michigan bringing art class back into schools, for the entire school year, as part of the regular curriculum. Read full article: Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To ...→

Recreational pot prices are high in Michigan's legal market | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Recreational pot prices are high in Michigan's legal market | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 02, 2019 Marijuana » Marijuana News... Tags: Marijuana News, Marijuana, recreational marijuana, Michigan, Ann Arbor, cannabis, dispensaries Read full article: Recreational pot prices are high in Mich...→

Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michigan elk poaching case

Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michigan elk poaching case

Conservation officers are reporting the second illegal killing of an elk within a week in northern Michigan. Read full article: Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michig...→

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

"They made things seem like they were going to be a little bit more organized than they were," she says.... Baiocco says she believes the hurt is compounded by nearby construction projects on Vernor Highway and Clark Street going on right now. Caitlin Malloy Marcon, the city's deputy director of the Department of Public Works, agrees that perhaps Read full article: Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscap...→

Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gateway drug,' despite evidence to the contrary | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gateway drug,' despite evidence to the contrary | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

When it comes to marijuana, Joe Biden is behind the times.... The 76-year-old former vice president said Sunday that he’s opposed to legalizing weed because it could be a “gateway drug,” a position that separates him from most of his Democratic opponents. Read full article: Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gatew...→

DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and dangerous. Is it time for publicly owned utilities? | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and dangerous. Is it time for publicly owned utilities? | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

"The large companies have some higher overhead costs that the municipal utilities and cooperatives don't have," says Douglas Jester, a partner at consulting firm 5 Lakes Energy, which consults for CUB. Read full article: DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and ...→

Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts across Southeast Michigan from winter storm Saturday

Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts across Southeast Michigan from winter storm Saturday

Showers and mild today. Heavier rain and some thunder tonight through Saturday. 2 to 3 inches of rain could cause flooding. Icy roads are possible along and north of M59 by Saturday afternoon. Read full article: Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts ac...→

Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Weekend Between I-96, Michigan Avenue In Detroit

Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Weekend Between I-96, Michigan Avenue In Detroit

Beginning Friday evening, the Michigan Department of Transportation will close eastbound and westbound I-94 between Michigan Avenue and I-96. Read full article: Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Week...→

Major Magic's plots resurrection in metro Detroit with games, pizza, and yes, the animatronic band | News Hits

Major Magic's plots resurrection in metro Detroit with games, pizza, and yes, the animatronic band | News Hits

Looks like 2020 is shaping up to be a majorly magic one in Clinton Township.... It was announced Thursday that the beloved family-focused midwest pizza and entertainment chain Major Magic's would return to southeast Michigan, not too far from its last location on Gratiot Avenue, which opened in 1982 and shuttered in th Read full article: Major Magic's plots resurrection in metr...→

Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive Bowl Win In Detroit

Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive Bowl Win In Detroit

ittsburgh and Eastern Michigan will meet in the Quick Lane Bowl hoping to end postseason droughts. Read full article: Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive B...→

Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after winning on Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show

Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after winning on Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show

This Detroit woman is nearly half a million dollars richer after playing to win on the Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show. Read full article: Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after w...→

Michigan man believes he may be Detroit child who went missing in 1994

Michigan man believes he may be Detroit child who went missing in 1994

A Michigan man who believes he might be D'Wan Sims, a 4-year-old boy who went missing in 1994 and was believed dead, has submitted his DNA to police for testing -- leading to the possibility the 25-year-old case might finally have closure. Read full article: Michigan man believes he may be Detroit ...→

Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 Democrats, run unsigned editorials

Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 Democrats, run unsigned editorials

With Michael Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name will not investigate him or any of his Democratic rivals, and Bloomberg Opinion will no longer run unsigned editorials. Read full article: Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 De...→

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

November 20, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Mexicantown is set for a radical transformation when its $5.4 million construction project finally wraps up. A rendering printed on a sign near El Zocalo restaurant imagines a diverse array of Detroiters enjoying a pedestrian-friendly plaza Read full article: Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscap...→

Detroit and Michigan lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates

Detroit and Michigan lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates

Michigan continues to lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates in the nation, and Detroit is by far the most expensive city for... Read full article: Detroit and Michigan lead the nation wit...→

Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michigan & metro Detroit

Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michigan & metro Detroit

It’s 2020 and time to look ahead. A new year always brings new hopes and opportunities. We urge our government, business and civic leaders to work collaboratively to address important issues facing this city and state. Read full article: Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michi...→

Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan’s most toxic ZIP code | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan’s most toxic ZIP code | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

January 08, 2020 News & Views » Local News... This is the first in a series of stories exploring environmental racism in Michigan. Read full article: Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan...→

Political Cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Political Cartoons: World news weekly roundup

As 2020 kicks off, senators debate upcoming Trump impeachment trial and militias withdraw from the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. Read full article: Political Cartoons: World news weekly ro...→

The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 25, 2019 News & Views » Local News... As much as we'd like to just flush 2019 down the drain, it's tradition at the Metro Times to take one last look back and dole out the Dooby Awards, honoring "the most dubious, foolhardy, baffling, hilarious, or just plain bad stories" of th Read full article: The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michi...→

Michigan State Police trooper sentenced to 1 year in jail for assaulting partner | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Michigan State Police trooper sentenced to 1 year in jail for assaulting partner | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

A Michigan State Police trooper who assaulted a female colleague while on duty was sentenced to one year in jail on Monday. A jury convicted... Read full article: Michigan State Police trooper sentenced ...→

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 03, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, Michigan State Police, Gaylord, masturbating, peeping, Ostego County Read full article: Gaylord man who masturbated in front of ...→

Gun owners want the right to leave their firearms in unlocked cars in Eastpointe | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gun owners want the right to leave their firearms in unlocked cars in Eastpointe | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 02, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, guns, gun owners, Eastpointe, Lance Anthony DeVooght, Michigan Gun Owners Read full article: Gun owners want the right to leave their...→

Political cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Political cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Top headlines include Israel’s prime minister is indicted on fraud and bribery charges, Colin Kaepernick flexes on the NFL, protests continue in several countries — oh, and the Trump im… Read full article: Political cartoons: World news weekly ro...→

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

The Munster Times. Nov. 12, 2019... Embattled mayor should resign, spare city further embarassment Read full article: Recent editorials published in Indiana n...→

Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joining 79% of Michigan municipalities

Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joining 79% of Michigan municipalities

Recreational marijuana dispensaries will begin opening on Dec. 1, but 79 percent of the state's communities have banned the businesses from opening. Last week, the... Read full article: Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joi...→

Michigan environmental officials back at Detroit River contamination site

Michigan environmental officials back at Detroit River contamination site

Officials with Michigan EGLE were back on the Detroit River assessing the runoff of aggregate from a site owned by Revere Dock and Detroit Bulk Storage. Read full article: Michigan environmental officials back at...→

Detroit and Michigan lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates

Detroit and Michigan lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates

Michigan continues to lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates in the nation, and Detroit is by far the most expensive city for... Read full article: Detroit and Michigan lead the nation wit...→

Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts across Southeast Michigan from winter storm Saturday

Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts across Southeast Michigan from winter storm Saturday

Showers and mild today. Heavier rain and some thunder tonight through Saturday. 2 to 3 inches of rain could cause flooding. Icy roads are possible along and north of M59 by Saturday afternoon. Read full article: Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts ac...→

Touring Michigan Central Station, a historic Detroit landmark

Touring Michigan Central Station, a historic Detroit landmark

It's an exciting time for a historic Detroit landmark! Ford Motor Company's purchase of Michigan Central Station is breathing new life into the building. Read full article: Touring Michigan Central Station, a hist...→

Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan’s most toxic ZIP code | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan’s most toxic ZIP code | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

January 08, 2020 News & Views » Local News... This is the first in a series of stories exploring environmental racism in Michigan. Read full article: Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan...→

Major Magic's plots resurrection in metro Detroit with games, pizza, and yes, the animatronic band | News Hits

Major Magic's plots resurrection in metro Detroit with games, pizza, and yes, the animatronic band | News Hits

Looks like 2020 is shaping up to be a majorly magic one in Clinton Township.... It was announced Thursday that the beloved family-focused midwest pizza and entertainment chain Major Magic's would return to southeast Michigan, not too far from its last location on Gratiot Avenue, which opened in 1982 and shuttered in th Read full article: Major Magic's plots resurrection in metr...→

Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming from Canada across Detroit River to Michigan, feds say

Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming from Canada across Detroit River to Michigan, feds say

A man from the United Kingdom who was previously deported from the U.S. was arrested last month after swimming in a wetsuit across the Detroit River into Michigan from Canada, according to officials.  Read full article: Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming f...→

The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 25, 2019 News & Views » Local News... As much as we'd like to just flush 2019 down the drain, it's tradition at the Metro Times to take one last look back and dole out the Dooby Awards, honoring "the most dubious, foolhardy, baffling, hilarious, or just plain bad stories" of th Read full article: The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michi...→

Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after winning on Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show

Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after winning on Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show

This Detroit woman is nearly half a million dollars richer after playing to win on the Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show. Read full article: Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after w...→

Michigan man believes he may be Detroit child who went missing in 1994

Michigan man believes he may be Detroit child who went missing in 1994

A Michigan man who believes he might be D'Wan Sims, a 4-year-old boy who went missing in 1994 and was believed dead, has submitted his DNA to police for testing -- leading to the possibility the 25-year-old case might finally have closure. Read full article: Michigan man believes he may be Detroit ...→

Michigan State Police trooper sentenced to 1 year in jail for assaulting partner | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Michigan State Police trooper sentenced to 1 year in jail for assaulting partner | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

A Michigan State Police trooper who assaulted a female colleague while on duty was sentenced to one year in jail on Monday. A jury convicted... Read full article: Michigan State Police trooper sentenced ...→

Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To Art Road Keeping Art Class Alive In Detroit Area Schools

Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To Art Road Keeping Art Class Alive In Detroit Area Schools

The Michigan Glass Project donated $130,000 to Art Road, a nonprofit to advance their work as the only 501(c)(3) in Michigan bringing art class back into schools, for the entire school year, as part of the regular curriculum. Read full article: Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To ...→

Gun owners want the right to leave their firearms in unlocked cars in Eastpointe | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gun owners want the right to leave their firearms in unlocked cars in Eastpointe | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 02, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, guns, gun owners, Eastpointe, Lance Anthony DeVooght, Michigan Gun Owners Read full article: Gun owners want the right to leave their...→

Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 Democrats, run unsigned editorials

Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 Democrats, run unsigned editorials

With Michael Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name will not investigate him or any of his Democratic rivals, and Bloomberg Opinion will no longer run unsigned editorials. Read full article: Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 De...→

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

"They made things seem like they were going to be a little bit more organized than they were," she says.... Baiocco says she believes the hurt is compounded by nearby construction projects on Vernor Highway and Clark Street going on right now. Caitlin Malloy Marcon, the city's deputy director of the Department of Public Works, agrees that perhaps Read full article: Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscap...→

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

The Munster Times. Nov. 12, 2019... Embattled mayor should resign, spare city further embarassment Read full article: Recent editorials published in Indiana n...→

DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and dangerous. Is it time for publicly owned utilities? | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and dangerous. Is it time for publicly owned utilities? | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

"The large companies have some higher overhead costs that the municipal utilities and cooperatives don't have," says Douglas Jester, a partner at consulting firm 5 Lakes Energy, which consults for CUB. Read full article: DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and ...→

Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice storm warning and flood warnings for SE Michigan

Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice storm warning and flood warnings for SE Michigan

Several weather alerts are in effect including a flood warnings and Ice Storm Warnings for the northwest counties of Metro Detroit Read full article: Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice stor...→

Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michigan & metro Detroit

Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michigan & metro Detroit

It’s 2020 and time to look ahead. A new year always brings new hopes and opportunities. We urge our government, business and civic leaders to work collaboratively to address important issues facing this city and state. Read full article: Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michi...→

Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Weekend Between I-96, Michigan Avenue In Detroit

Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Weekend Between I-96, Michigan Avenue In Detroit

Beginning Friday evening, the Michigan Department of Transportation will close eastbound and westbound I-94 between Michigan Avenue and I-96. Read full article: Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Week...→

Political Cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Political Cartoons: World news weekly roundup

As 2020 kicks off, senators debate upcoming Trump impeachment trial and militias withdraw from the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. Read full article: Political Cartoons: World news weekly ro...→

Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive Bowl Win In Detroit

Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive Bowl Win In Detroit

ittsburgh and Eastern Michigan will meet in the Quick Lane Bowl hoping to end postseason droughts. Read full article: Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive B...→

Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’s Week 16 win over Detroit

Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’s Week 16 win over Detroit

For the third time in four games (also known as the beginning of the Drew Lock era), the Broncos won, this time a 27-17 win over the Detroit Lions. Here’s a look at what you may have missed. Read full article: Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’...→

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 03, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, Michigan State Police, Gaylord, masturbating, peeping, Ostego County Read full article: Gaylord man who masturbated in front of ...→

Recreational pot prices are high in Michigan's legal market | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Recreational pot prices are high in Michigan's legal market | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 02, 2019 Marijuana » Marijuana News... Tags: Marijuana News, Marijuana, recreational marijuana, Michigan, Ann Arbor, cannabis, dispensaries Read full article: Recreational pot prices are high in Mich...→

Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michigan elk poaching case

Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michigan elk poaching case

Conservation officers are reporting the second illegal killing of an elk within a week in northern Michigan. Read full article: Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michig...→

Political cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Political cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Top headlines include Israel’s prime minister is indicted on fraud and bribery charges, Colin Kaepernick flexes on the NFL, protests continue in several countries — oh, and the Trump im… Read full article: Political cartoons: World news weekly ro...→

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

November 20, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Mexicantown is set for a radical transformation when its $5.4 million construction project finally wraps up. A rendering printed on a sign near El Zocalo restaurant imagines a diverse array of Detroiters enjoying a pedestrian-friendly plaza Read full article: Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscap...→

Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gateway drug,' despite evidence to the contrary | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gateway drug,' despite evidence to the contrary | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

When it comes to marijuana, Joe Biden is behind the times.... The 76-year-old former vice president said Sunday that he’s opposed to legalizing weed because it could be a “gateway drug,” a position that separates him from most of his Democratic opponents. Read full article: Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gatew...→

Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joining 79% of Michigan municipalities

Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joining 79% of Michigan municipalities

Recreational marijuana dispensaries will begin opening on Dec. 1, but 79 percent of the state's communities have banned the businesses from opening. Last week, the... Read full article: Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joi...→

Michigan environmental officials back at Detroit River contamination site

Michigan environmental officials back at Detroit River contamination site

Officials with Michigan EGLE were back on the Detroit River assessing the runoff of aggregate from a site owned by Revere Dock and Detroit Bulk Storage. Read full article: Michigan environmental officials back at...→

Detroit and Michigan lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates

Detroit and Michigan lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates

Michigan continues to lead the nation with the highest auto insurance rates in the nation, and Detroit is by far the most expensive city for... Read full article: Detroit and Michigan lead the nation wit...→

Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice storm warning and flood warnings for SE Michigan

Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice storm warning and flood warnings for SE Michigan

Several weather alerts are in effect including a flood warnings and Ice Storm Warnings for the northwest counties of Metro Detroit Read full article: Metro Detroit Weather Forecast: Ice stor...→

Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts across Southeast Michigan from winter storm Saturday

Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts across Southeast Michigan from winter storm Saturday

Showers and mild today. Heavier rain and some thunder tonight through Saturday. 2 to 3 inches of rain could cause flooding. Icy roads are possible along and north of M59 by Saturday afternoon. Read full article: Metro Detroit Forecast: Major impacts ac...→

Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michigan & metro Detroit

Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michigan & metro Detroit

It’s 2020 and time to look ahead. A new year always brings new hopes and opportunities. We urge our government, business and civic leaders to work collaboratively to address important issues facing this city and state. Read full article: Editorial: WXYZ-TV 2020 agenda for Michi...→

Touring Michigan Central Station, a historic Detroit landmark

Touring Michigan Central Station, a historic Detroit landmark

It's an exciting time for a historic Detroit landmark! Ford Motor Company's purchase of Michigan Central Station is breathing new life into the building. Read full article: Touring Michigan Central Station, a hist...→

Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Weekend Between I-96, Michigan Avenue In Detroit

Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Weekend Between I-96, Michigan Avenue In Detroit

Beginning Friday evening, the Michigan Department of Transportation will close eastbound and westbound I-94 between Michigan Avenue and I-96. Read full article: Road, Bridge Work: I-94 Closed This Week...→

Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan’s most toxic ZIP code | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan’s most toxic ZIP code | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

January 08, 2020 News & Views » Local News... This is the first in a series of stories exploring environmental racism in Michigan. Read full article: Struggling to breathe in 48217, Michigan...→

Major Magic's plots resurrection in metro Detroit with games, pizza, and yes, the animatronic band | News Hits

Major Magic's plots resurrection in metro Detroit with games, pizza, and yes, the animatronic band | News Hits

Looks like 2020 is shaping up to be a majorly magic one in Clinton Township.... It was announced Thursday that the beloved family-focused midwest pizza and entertainment chain Major Magic's would return to southeast Michigan, not too far from its last location on Gratiot Avenue, which opened in 1982 and shuttered in th Read full article: Major Magic's plots resurrection in metr...→

Political Cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Political Cartoons: World news weekly roundup

As 2020 kicks off, senators debate upcoming Trump impeachment trial and militias withdraw from the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. Read full article: Political Cartoons: World news weekly ro...→

Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming from Canada across Detroit River to Michigan, feds say

Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming from Canada across Detroit River to Michigan, feds say

A man from the United Kingdom who was previously deported from the U.S. was arrested last month after swimming in a wetsuit across the Detroit River into Michigan from Canada, according to officials.  Read full article: Man in wetsuit arrested after swimming f...→

Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive Bowl Win In Detroit

Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive Bowl Win In Detroit

ittsburgh and Eastern Michigan will meet in the Quick Lane Bowl hoping to end postseason droughts. Read full article: Pitt, Eastern Michigan Seeking Elusive B...→

The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 25, 2019 News & Views » Local News... As much as we'd like to just flush 2019 down the drain, it's tradition at the Metro Times to take one last look back and dole out the Dooby Awards, honoring "the most dubious, foolhardy, baffling, hilarious, or just plain bad stories" of th Read full article: The 2019 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michi...→

Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’s Week 16 win over Detroit

Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’s Week 16 win over Detroit

For the third time in four games (also known as the beginning of the Drew Lock era), the Broncos won, this time a 27-17 win over the Detroit Lions. Here’s a look at what you may have missed. Read full article: Broncos vs. Lions — a roundup of Denver’...→

Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after winning on Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show

Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after winning on Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show

This Detroit woman is nearly half a million dollars richer after playing to win on the Michigan Lottery's Big Spin Show. Read full article: Detroit woman is $400,000 richer after w...→

Michigan man believes he may be Detroit child who went missing in 1994

Michigan man believes he may be Detroit child who went missing in 1994

A Michigan man who believes he might be D'Wan Sims, a 4-year-old boy who went missing in 1994 and was believed dead, has submitted his DNA to police for testing -- leading to the possibility the 25-year-old case might finally have closure. Read full article: Michigan man believes he may be Detroit ...→

Michigan State Police trooper sentenced to 1 year in jail for assaulting partner | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Michigan State Police trooper sentenced to 1 year in jail for assaulting partner | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

A Michigan State Police trooper who assaulted a female colleague while on duty was sentenced to one year in jail on Monday. A jury convicted... Read full article: Michigan State Police trooper sentenced ...→

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 03, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, Michigan State Police, Gaylord, masturbating, peeping, Ostego County Read full article: Gaylord man who masturbated in front of ...→

Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To Art Road Keeping Art Class Alive In Detroit Area Schools

Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To Art Road Keeping Art Class Alive In Detroit Area Schools

The Michigan Glass Project donated $130,000 to Art Road, a nonprofit to advance their work as the only 501(c)(3) in Michigan bringing art class back into schools, for the entire school year, as part of the regular curriculum. Read full article: Michigan Glass Project Donates $130K To ...→

Gun owners want the right to leave their firearms in unlocked cars in Eastpointe | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gun owners want the right to leave their firearms in unlocked cars in Eastpointe | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 02, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, guns, gun owners, Eastpointe, Lance Anthony DeVooght, Michigan Gun Owners Read full article: Gun owners want the right to leave their...→

Recreational pot prices are high in Michigan's legal market | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Recreational pot prices are high in Michigan's legal market | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 02, 2019 Marijuana » Marijuana News... Tags: Marijuana News, Marijuana, recreational marijuana, Michigan, Ann Arbor, cannabis, dispensaries Read full article: Recreational pot prices are high in Mich...→

Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michigan elk poaching case

Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michigan elk poaching case

Conservation officers are reporting the second illegal killing of an elk within a week in northern Michigan. Read full article: Officials seek tips in 2nd recent Michig...→

Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 Democrats, run unsigned editorials

Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 Democrats, run unsigned editorials

With Michael Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name will not investigate him or any of his Democratic rivals, and Bloomberg Opinion will no longer run unsigned editorials. Read full article: Bloomberg News won’t investigate 2020 De...→

Political cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Political cartoons: World news weekly roundup

Top headlines include Israel’s prime minister is indicted on fraud and bribery charges, Colin Kaepernick flexes on the NFL, protests continue in several countries — oh, and the Trump im… Read full article: Political cartoons: World news weekly ro...→

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

"They made things seem like they were going to be a little bit more organized than they were," she says.... Baiocco says she believes the hurt is compounded by nearby construction projects on Vernor Highway and Clark Street going on right now. Caitlin Malloy Marcon, the city's deputy director of the Department of Public Works, agrees that perhaps Read full article: Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscap...→

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscape project a pain for small businesses | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

November 20, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Mexicantown is set for a radical transformation when its $5.4 million construction project finally wraps up. A rendering printed on a sign near El Zocalo restaurant imagines a diverse array of Detroiters enjoying a pedestrian-friendly plaza Read full article: Detroit’s multimillion-dollar streetscap...→

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

The Munster Times. Nov. 12, 2019... Embattled mayor should resign, spare city further embarassment Read full article: Recent editorials published in Indiana n...→

Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gateway drug,' despite evidence to the contrary | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gateway drug,' despite evidence to the contrary | Marijuana News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

When it comes to marijuana, Joe Biden is behind the times.... The 76-year-old former vice president said Sunday that he’s opposed to legalizing weed because it could be a “gateway drug,” a position that separates him from most of his Democratic opponents. Read full article: Joe Biden says marijuana may be a 'gatew...→

Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joining 79% of Michigan municipalities

Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joining 79% of Michigan municipalities

Recreational marijuana dispensaries will begin opening on Dec. 1, but 79 percent of the state's communities have banned the businesses from opening. Last week, the... Read full article: Detroit bans recreational marijuana, joi...→

DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and dangerous. Is it time for publicly owned utilities? | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and dangerous. Is it time for publicly owned utilities? | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

"The large companies have some higher overhead costs that the municipal utilities and cooperatives don't have," says Douglas Jester, a partner at consulting firm 5 Lakes Energy, which consults for CUB. Read full article: DTE and Consumers Energy are broken and ...→