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Kate Abbey-Lambertz

How Detroiters Got Dozens Of Parks Reopened And Made The CIty Better For Kids

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.27.2015 | Good News

While Detroit’s systemic problems often seem too large to tackle -- like an ongoing foreclosure crisis and a broken transportation system -- others ...

Former Detroit Mayor: Residents 'Are Going To Be Begging For A [White] Savior'

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.19.2015 | Black Voices

Detroiters "are going to begging for a [white] savior," disgraced former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick said in a moment of foreshadowing before he went to pr...

Love At First Sight? Joe Biden and Merging Detroit Transit

Brian Stone | Posted 03.15.2015 | Detroit
Brian Stone

Every once and a while a headline is buried beneath the local talk of the international auto show, truck sales and... well, whatever else the wise guys in Detroit's newspapers seem to think is more important.

Teen Charged In Mob Beating Of Driver

AP | JEFF KAROUB | Posted 06.07.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) — Two men were arrested in connection with the severe mob beating of a suburban motorist who had accidentally hit a 10-year-old boy who...

Detroit's First White Mayor in 40 Years Takes Office

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

DETROIT (AP) — The new mayor of Detroit was sworn into office on Wednesday, and despite the New Year's Day holiday — and his limited powers in an ...

Detroit Elects First White Mayor In 40 Years

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

DETROIT -- Voters today elected Detroit's first white mayor in 40 years to help lead the struggling city out of bankruptcy. Mike Duggan, who ran on...

Vote Mike Duggan for Mayor of Detroit on November 5th

Nick Norton | Posted 10.31.2013 | Detroit
Nick Norton

Not many people say this -- but Detroit is where I want to settle down, buy a house, and send my kids to school. Politics is therefore critical to how I shape my future in this community. I can't blame the system for failing to work for me, if I never got involved to help change that system in the first place.

SHOCKING News From Detroit's Mayor Race

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: 4:49 p.m.. -- Detroit station WDIV-TV says that the Wayne County Board of Canvassers is declining to certify the vote count after releasing fi...

How A White Write-In Candidate Took Detroit's Primary

AP | By ED WHITE | Posted 10.07.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — He was in the race. He was out. Then he was back in again. Now Mike Duggan is the front-runner for mayor of bankrupt Detroit after wi...

'Write-In,' Napoleon Move On

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 10.06.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — He was in the race. He was out. Then he was back in again. Now Mike Duggan is the front-runner for mayor of bankrupt Detroit after win...

Mike Duggan vs. Mike Dugeon

WXYZ | Posted 09.24.2013 | Detroit

There's a new candidate who has entered the race to be Detroit's next mayor as a write-in candidate. His name is Mike Dugeon. That's right, Mike Dugga...

Ashley Woods

What Do Mike Duggan, JFK And Stubbs The Cat All Have In Common?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.28.2013 | Detroit

What do John F. Kennedy, Strom Thurmond and an Alaskan cat named Stubbs all have in common? They are all politicians who ran as write-in candidates...

Ashley Woods

Mike Duggan Is Back..

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.28.2013 | Detroit

D-U-G-G-A-N. That's how you spell Mike Duggan's last name, and it's his best strategy for becoming Detroit's next mayor. Nine days after bowing out...

Duggan: 'The Damage .. I Think Is Too Much To Overcome'

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.19.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan announced Wednesday he was giving up his Detroit mayoral campaign after Tuesday's decision from the Court of Appeals that he was not eligi...

Mike Duggan Is Off The Ballot, Still

Posted 06.18.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan's efforts to stay on the Detroit ballot for the mayoral primary in August were blocked today by the Michigan Court of Appeals. The Cour...

Mike Duggan Heads Back To Court

WXYZ | Posted 08.17.2013 | Detroit

(WXYZ) - Mike Duggan will make his argument in appeals court Monday as to why his name should be put back on the Detroit's mayoral ballot. A judge ...

Duggan Waits For Michigan Supreme Court

Detroit News | Posted 08.14.2013 | Detroit

The Michigan Supreme Court acknowledged Friday morning that it had received a filing from Detroit mayoral candidate Tom Barrow on whether rival candi...

Duggan Will Appeal

WDIV | Posted 08.12.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan will hold a 10:45 a.m. press conference to make an announcement about the future of his run for Detroit mayor. A judge on Tuesday ord...

Duggan Isn't Giving Up

Detroit Free Press | Posted 06.12.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan will appeal a judge's decision to remove his name from the Detroit mayoral ballot, the front-running contender announced this morning. ...

Ashley Woods

DUGGAN IS OUT

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.18.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan is off the ballot to become Detroit's next mayor, according to one of his many mayoral opponents, Tom Barrow, after an emergency hearing ...

Ashley Woods

LOOK: Best Ideas And Insults From Detroit's First Mayoral Forum

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 05.30.2013 | Detroit

Mackinac Island is 300 miles away from the city of Detroit, but that didn't stop four of the city's candidates for mayor from engaging in the 2013 cam...

Duggan Stays On The Ballot

Detroit Free Press | Posted 07.23.2013 | Detroit

Detroit's election commission today voted 2-1 to keep Mike Duggan, one of the front-runners in the race to replace Dave Bing as mayor of Detroit, on t...

Ashley Woods

POLL: Candidate Pulls Ahead In Detroit Mayoral Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 04.19.2013 | Detroit

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon leads the field in the race to become Detroit's next mayor, according to a new poll released on Thursday -- but th...

Mayoral Candidate Turns To Super Bowl For Exposure

Posted 01.28.2013 | Detroit

Talk about President Obama's inauguration may be cooling down, but the Detroit mayor's race is starting to ignite. State Rep. Lisa Howze (D-Detroit) p...