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Michigan Recession

Community Colleges To Manufacturing's Rescue

AP | JUSTIN POPE | Posted 04.22.2012 | Detroit

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. — Fitzpatrick Manufacturing Co. is a high-tech job shop, crafting super-precise parts for machines used in everything fr...

Things That Wouldn't Go Bad Quickly

Erika Jost | Posted 01.21.2012 | Detroit
Erika Jost

The narrow aisles of Witherbee's, the self-proclaimed first downtown Flint grocery store in over 30 years, faltered under the strain of the shoppers who had descended like vultures upon its discounted corpse.

Michigan Residents: "Big Three Should Be Singled Out For Rescue"

nytimes.com | MONICA DAVEY and SUSAN SAULNY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wander Michigan's cities and towns, and many residents offer the same message about the prospect of a $34 billion bailout of America's automakers: Ple...