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How This Woman Is Helping Revitalize Detroit, One Garden At A Time

OWN | Posted 06.04.2015 | OWN

In 2006, Dutch native Riet Schumack moved her family from an affluent area in Detroit to one of the city's toughest neighborhoods. At the time, Bright...

Goats and Governance in Detroit: Spitznagel Meets a Trend He Can't Trade

Nancy Kotting | Posted 08.11.2014 | Detroit
Nancy Kotting

When a man of means such as Mark Spitznagel intentionally goes rogue in Detroit, it is not about survival. It is about ego, audacity, entitlement and a blatant disregard for the rule of law.

TechTown Has Plans For Brightmoor

Xconomy | Sarah Schmid | Posted 12.04.2012 | Detroit

The TechTown business incubator, which is affiliated with Wayne State University in Detroit, announced last month that it has received a $150,000 gran...

Block By Block, Kirk Mayes Envisions A Better Brightmoor

Urban Innovation Exchange | Posted 06.05.2012 | Detroit

This article first appeared on the Urban Innovation Exchange. By Tunde Wey Tall with an easy saunter, Kirk Mayes is an ambitious man. His gentle...

NOT KOOL: Two Teens Shot In Gun Fight Over ... Who Makes Best Kool-Aid?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.31.2012 | Crime

Two Detroit teens have been wounded after a gunfight broke out over what eyewitnesses say was an argument over who makes the best Kool-Aid. The bev...