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Detroit Horse Power: Urban Horsemanship Provides A Proven Tool For Changing Lives

Nancy Kotting | Posted 06.27.2016 | Detroit
Nancy Kotting

There are models across the country where horses are brought into urban environments to enhance the lives of those within. They exist legally via ordinance or special use permits, some for recreational purposes such as the Los Angeles Equestrian Center.

Our Architecture, Ourselves: Building a Future in Detroit

Nancy Kotting | Posted 05.07.2016 | Detroit
Nancy Kotting

This is what makes Detroit such a powerful place: We don't allow our architecture to lie about who and what we are, where we have been nor the mistakes we have made. We let our historic architecture tell the truth. We have been through some nasty times, now take a seat and let me tell you a story.

Post-Season Tigers: Ethical Crossroad for Detroit Fans (Moral-less)

Kevin Walsh | Posted 01.23.2014 | Detroit
Kevin Walsh

This team could get bumped in the first round. Oakland came to town a few weeks ago and pushed us around like we were the Marlins -- perhaps a bad analogy given the no-hitter they tossed against our b-team Sunday.

Report: Red Wings Owe Millions To City

Detroit News | Posted 02.25.2013 | Detroit

Detroit -- Mayor Dave Bing pledged last week to get tough on the city's debtors, but he and other mayors have never collected on tens of millions of d...

Snyder Signs Major Bills in Detroit

Posted 12.19.2012 | Detroit

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder made a stop in Motown Wednesday to sign several pieces of Detroit-related laws that are unlikely to be as controversial as h...

Way Cleared For New Arena As Ilitchs Face Tax Problems

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 12.14.2012 | Detroit

Legislation that will pave the way for Motor City billionaire Mike Ilitch to build a new Red Wings hockey arena in Detroit passed in the state House T...

Michigan Senate Fast-Tracks OK For New Hockey Stadium

MLive | Posted 02.05.2013 | Detroit

LANSING, MI - A divided Michigan Senate on Wednesday approved fast-tracked legislation that the Ilitch family says is needed for an events center that...

Billionaire Mike Ilitch Has Big Plans For Downtown

Posted 12.04.2012 | Detroit

Sports team owner and pizza billionaire Mike Ilitch wants to carve out another slice of downtown Detroit. Officials from Ilitich's Olympia Development...

Hot-N-Ready: $1 Million Pizza Party For Obama

Posted 04.11.2012 | Detroit

UPDATE: 1:45 p.m. -- Despite reports, caterers for Denise Ilitch's fundraiser for President Obama will not -- we repeat not -- be serving pizza at the...

Meet Michigan's Billionaires

Posted 03.07.2012 | Detroit

On Forbes list of 2012's worldwide billionaires, released Wednesday, Michiganders took only 11 of the record 1,226 spots. None of the Michiganders' ne...