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Bay City manager finalist: Erik Tungate touts economic and financial experience
Erik Tungate, current city manager for Oak Park, frames his bid for the Bay City manager position in terms of his economic and financial experience, citing his abilities to manage fiscal policy.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Part 3: Ghosts of a Long-Gone Scene
For more Detroit country music talk, listen to our podcast featuring a two-hour discussion about Maki's book, featuring selections of music from such artists as Buster Turner & the Pinnacle Mountain Boys, Rufus Shoffner, Earl & Joyce Songer, the York Brothers, Chief Redbird, the Silver Sage Buckaroos, Skeets McDonald and Tommy Odom, among others.
The Detroit News
GM's Barra becomes first woman to run a Detroit Three automaker
Mary Barra is General Motors Co.' s next CEO and the first female to run one of the Detroit Three automakers.
Growing bold ideas for Detroit's future
For the fourth consecutive year, a group of Detroiters headed to the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business to present at IdeaLab, a session of the B-school's annual Revitalization and Business Conference that encourages Ross students to consider what role they can play in Detroit's future.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
State Sen. Bert Johnson enters race to fill Peters' seat
State Sen. Bert Johnson made it official Monday morning, announcing he will run for Michigan's 14th Congressional District seat next year.
The Detroit News
First-time entry takes Mitten Movie Project Short Film of Year award
"Open City," filmmaker Tracey D. Sims' look at youth amidst poverty in Metro Detroit, won the Short Film of the Year award at this year's Best of Mitten Movie Project.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Men Smash Van into State Office, Try to Steal ATM
Authorities are looking for two men they say tried to steal an ATM from the lobby of a state motor vehicle office in the Detroit enclave of Hamtramck.
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
Amber Alert issued for missing 12 year old
The Michigan State Police have issued an Amber Alert for a missing 12 year old out of the Detroit area.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
New mural helps Yemeni immigrants see themselves in Hamtramck
Chilean artist Dasic Fernandez stands in front of his latest creation, a mural honoring Yemeni Americans which graces the side of Sheeba Restaurant in Hamtramck.
Duo slams van into SOS branch, try to steal ATM
Police said the two men crashed a stolen minivan early Thursday morning into the lobby of the branch on Joseph Campau Street.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
State of Michigan
Review teams appointed to examine finances of City of Highland Park and Royal Oak Township
Contact: Terry Stanton, 335-2167 Next step following PA 436 preliminary reviews December 2, 2013 Gov. Rick Snyder today appointed financial review teams to examine the finances of the City of Highland Park and Royal Oak Township, under Public Act 436 of 2012, the Local Fiscal Stability and Choice Act.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Detroit News
Bona fide bistro - La Feria serves authentic, tasty fare
We toss around the word "authentic" a little carelessly sometimes. Not so in the case of La Feria, a true tapas bar with offerings much as you would find in Seville or Madrid.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Get your Michigan food fix with Mitten Crate
Andrew Chmielewski and Cory Wright have traveled all over Michigan and tasted some of the best food products the state has to offer.
Pete's Chocolate Company working towards wholesale expansion in 2014
Pete Steffy got into chocolate-making as a hobby while living in the small city of San Cristobal de la Casas in Mexico, where he was teaching English.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Hot Dog! Signs of Things to Come in Royal Oak
Signs popping up around Royal Oak may whet your curiosity and appetite, too. At 200 W. Fifth Ave., Detroit Dogs has a big red and black sign announcing it's coming soon and it's hiring, too.
No Kiddie Without A Christmas: Detroit Goodfellows Celebrating 100 Years
Monday marks the 100th anniversary for the organization, and Detroit Police officers and firefighters will work along with the Goodfellows to sell special editions of The Detroit News and Free Press at a variety of locations in downtown Detroit and midtown.
Sun Dec 01, 2013