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Detroit, Michigan is located in Wayne County. Zip codes in Detroit, MI include 48275, 48201, and 48214. The median home price in Detroit is $10,000 which is roughly $39/per square foot. More Detroit information.

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16 min ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Sheds for farmers market raise questions

The development has some in mostly white Grosse Pointe Park cheering the quieter pace of less traffic along Kercheval while some in mostly black Detroit see the change as a hostile act, the Detroit Free Press reported Monday.

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4 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Detroit water department to rebid contracts after protest

Detroit -- The city's water department will rebid next month a pair of contracts for sewer line repairs at the direction of Detroit's City Council, following a protest over how the agreements were awarded.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Miss Manners? Not quite!: Native Detroiter finds niche giving others advice

Pardon her language, but follow her etiquette advice, says native Detroiter and self-proclaimed Advice Goddess blogger Amy Alkon, the author of a well-received book called "Good Manners for Nice People Who Sometimes say F*ck."

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Daily Kos

Netroots Nation 2014 in Detroit, a recommitment to the fight for a return to moral policies

I got to the hotel just before four o'clock. The excitement that is felt just before registration was palpable.

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Detroit Free Press

Carol Cain: My old Detroit neighborhood has changed over the years

I recently visited my old neighborhood near Balfour and Morang on the city's east side, which has been in the news this year.

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MLive.com

Developing Detroit: Red Wings arena plans unveiled; Duggan lures tech hub to Corktown

Plans unveiled for $650 million Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment district Here , we wonder aloud whether the Detroit's latest sports-related project will be the development catalyst that its proponents argue justifies spending $285 million in public money.

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Detroit Free Press

Rochelle Riley: If Detroit were a movie, Orr would be a twist in plot

Kevyn Orr rode into Detroit on the wheels of a financial calamity and was given carte blanche by the governor to fix the financial mess while also fixing what caused it.

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Detroit Free Press

Once-elite Detroit Club heads to public auction under a cloud

Detroit Club is going to public auction: The historic Detroit Club in downtown is headed for online public auction this week.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Times Herald

Detroit not alone in shutting off water for unpaid bills

Detroit has drawn fire from all over the world for shutting off water to customers delinquent on their bills, but the city isn't unique.

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Detroit Free Press

Parrotheads flock in for fun at Jimmy Buffett's Comerica Park concert

Carmen Morris from Shelby Township sports a large hat with a parrot at the Jimmy Buffet tailgate event on Saturday at Comerica Park in Detroit.

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Detroit Free Press

Maker Faire Detroit marks 5th year this weekend

Maker Faire Detroit is celebrating its fifth year, with events planned Saturday and Sunday in Dearborn.

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Detroit Free Press

Michigan couple charged in neglect death of wife's father

A northern Michigan couple has been charged in the death of the wife's 73-year-old father who was in their care.

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Detroit Free Press

Open House in Detroit's Boston-Edison neighborhood today

Rob Saxon Chief Architect of the Detroit Land Bank talks about a fountain in the newest house to go up for auction in the city of Detroit on Monday, May 12, 2014, in the Boston Edison neighborhood.

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Detroit Free Press

Caption This winners: Detroit's 313th birthday throwback edition

The photo drew 178 caption ideas. You can read the runners-up at ABetterMichigan.com.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Detroit News

48 Hours: The best of things to do in Metro Detroit

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band play Com erica Park tonight. John Fogerty opens the show.

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit water contracts to be rebid after City Council finds red flags

The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is rebidding a pair of contracts worth $30 million after a City Council review turned up alarming irregularities.

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CBS Local

33 Indicted In Multi-Agency Southwest Detroit Gang Bust

U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade made the announcement Friday at a news conference with the Detroit One - a multi-agency coalition charged with reducing violent crime by bringing in the worst offenders.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Ferry owner backs Detroit River bridge

In this July 14, 2014 photo, Capt. David Seymour operates the tug boat Stormont, which moves the barge Lac Ste.

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MLive.com

A simple guide to what comes next in Detroit's bankruptcy case

After more than a year of tense negotiations, painful compromises, tedious court proceedings and costly legal bills, Detroit's bankruptcy case appears to be approaching its final stages.

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Detroit News

Owner of dogs could be charged after fatal attack of Livonia man

The owner of two dogs that fatally mauled a man as he jogged along a rural Michigan road could be charged after the attack.

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