Tue Aug 26, 2014
Hamtramck's weird rock fest is all grown up
It was 1999 when Tim Lampinen - of Human Eye and Clone Defects fame - hit the Rust Belt Revolt festival in Buffalo, N.Y., which he calls "one of the first garage punk festivals with contemporary bands."
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Detroit water shut-offs return
Detroit suspended water service to nearly 17,000 residents from March to late July, when officials temporarily halted shut-offs.
Detroiters pay respects to Cardinal Szoka
The tears streamed down Don Jones' face. They couldn't stop. Several steps before him was the body of Cardinal Edmund Szoka, lying in repose before the many mourners whose lives the archbishop touched, molded and inspired.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
'Power House' artists create long-term community vision for Detroit's border with Hamtramck
In March of 2009, Model D published an article entitled " Detroit House: $100. Bold New Ideas for the City: Priceless " that highlighted the early efforts of Powerhouse Productions in a Detroit neighborhood just north of Carpenter Street, one of the city's borders with Hamtramck.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
ICYMI - Listen to our Michigan Calling program with Gary Peters
The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta sat down with the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Gary Peters this morning taking questions from our statewide audience.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Cardinal Edmund Szoka: 1927-2014
Cardinal Edmund Szoka, who served as Archbishop of Detroit from 1981-1990, died of natural causes Wednesday night in a Novi hospital.
Cardinal Edmund Szoka has died
BEFORE THERE WAS POPE FRANCIS. THERE WAS JON PAUL, II. THE FIRST POPE CONSIDERED A SUPERSTAR OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Rachel May: Jeremy Porter & the Tucos to headline at the New Dodge Bar
Jeremy Porter & the Tucos made a big splash at the Metro Times Blowout in the spring, emerging as one of the standout acts in a sea of local band showcases.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Lifelong Detroiter Saffell Gardner has a survey of his work at the...
The storefront at 9338 Campau has been abandoned for the last six years - its previous tenant, a clothing store, closed shop after suffering a small fire - but now something new is starting to take shape.
Severe t-storm warnings, watches in effect for SE Michigan
CANAL STREETS AND MENTION DON'T FORGET TASTY TUESDAY. YES, WE ATE THIS AT ABOUT 7:00 THIS MORNING.
Detroit Residents Not The Only Ones To Face Shutoffs
Detroit garnered a torrent of criticism this year when it shut off water service to delinquent customers, but it is hardly the first city to take this approach.
McBride's family files $10M wrongful death lawsuit over porch shooting
The family of 19-year-old Renisha McBride, who was fatally shot on the porch of a Dearborn Heights home in November, filed a $10 million wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the homeowner, Theodore Wafer, who has been convicted of killing her.
Rent Check: Here's a Pretty Decent Hamtramck Loft For $1,250
With a lot of folks whining about rising rents in Downtown and Midtown, Curbed Detroit would like to remind you of Hamtramck.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Not just a fancy art project: Artists create long-term community vision for Detroit/Hamtramck border
Detroit House: $100. Bold New Ideas for the City: Priceless" that highlighted the early efforts of Powerhouse Productions in a Detroit neighborhood just north of Carpenter Street, one of the city's borders with Hamtramck.
Former Pontiac Emergency Manager Louis H. Schimmel Returns To...
Additionally, he sold the excess capacity in the City's sewage disposal system to These moves along with numerous other creative changes resulted in allowing Schimmel to balance the City's budget going forward and to not declare bankruptcy, which many thought not possible when he became the City's Emergency Manager.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
Red Cross volunteers pitch in to help out at Garden City shelter
Some American Red Cross volunteers who last week manned the shelter set up at Garden City Middle School also had experience in larger-scale disaster areas.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The evolution of Detroit's shrinking population
Detroit has long endured abandonment. Even before Big Auto fled, before oil crises and globalization turned factories into rust, white families were already packing up for the suburbs.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Eater Tastings: Campau Tower Prepares For Epic Return; Detroit City...
Hamtramck — Yemans Street is a brand new pop up restaurant owned by a husband and wife duo , in the same vein as popular Hamtramck restaurant Revolver .
Thu Aug 14, 2014
WSJV-TV South Bend
Marker installed to recognize Negro Leagues site
A ceremony took place Thursday in honor of the installation of the marker at Hamtramck Stadium, where the Detroit Stars once played.