During the event, Cullen told the audience that the Detroit blight task force will be heading to New Orleans on Friday, to see what’s been done in the wake of Hurricane Katrina..and to get information and recommendations. Cullen says New Orleans has had a lot of experience in blight removal.
Pure Detroit has been selling city-themed apparel and products for 15 years. Their success in retail has gotten the attention of American Express.
Channel 7 is proud to be a part of the activities this winter at downtown Detroit’s Campus Martius Park. WXYZ-TV will televise the lighting of the city’s tree on Friday, November 22, from 7:30 to 8 p.m . We’d love to see you at the park on Friday evening.
Detroit 2020′s series on New Detroit’s Multicultural Leadership Series continues with a glimpse into our local Native American Community. Andy Choi shows us our trials of the past pave the way for an honest conversation. As the Native American voice echoes from past to present, anchoring that voice is the rhythm of one constant beat. “The drum represents the heartbeat… Read more »
Shinola creative director Daniel Caudill recently provided a personal snapshot of Detroit for a New York-based online magazine on the arts.
A historic midtown apartment building that has stood for more than 100 years has a new lease on life. Renovation will be getting underway on the Forest Arms, located at the corner of Second and West Forest Avenues. It will have 70 apartments, including five penthouses and two retail spaces.
Nearly 10 years of Rola Nashef’s life are poured into “Detroit Unleaded,” the film that will make its Detroit premiere November 13th at the Detroit Film Theatre.
When a Detroit 2020 crew was driving along Woodward the other day, something caught our eye. A church in Highland Park, serving those in need. People stopped to get some free bread. And to show that people don’t live on bread alone, hundreds of pounds of fruit, vegetables, and groceries are being gathered. On Saturday afternoons, the Park United… Read more »
On November 11th, America will honor its war veterans. Each year, a special service is held at The Cathedral Church of St. Paul in Detroit to pay tribute to all those who have served. Sunday will mark the 50th anniversary remembrance. Dave LewAllen spoke with three veterans who help organize the event. The 50th annual Veterans Day Service will be… Read more »
Our partners at the New Michigan Media hosted an event honoring successful entrepreneurs from our region’s Arab-American, Asian-American, African-American, Hispanic, and Jewish communities. It was held Wednesday night at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Midtown Detroit. Michigan Governor Rick Snyder was the featured speaker at the event, and WXYZ-TV’s Editorial/Public Affairs Director Chuck Stokes was the emcee. Hayg… Read more »