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DETROIT (WWJ) - Police have surrounded a strip mall in southwest Detroit after an early morning break-in.
The situation is unfolding near Southwest Discount Pharmacy on Vernor Highway, between Livernois Avenue and Junction Street. 129 more words
There has been much news lately of David Ortiz wanting an extension to ensure at least another year in Boston. Ortiz, who is in the second year of a 2 year $26 million contract, has been with the Red Sox since 2003 and it is tough to picture him wearing anything besides a Red Sox uniform. 886 more words
—by James LaForest
When hearing the term ‘Muskrat French’ people usually have one of the following responses: they know it as the ‘folk name’ of the French Canadians of the Detroit River region; they think of the annual events around Lent when muskrat is eaten in the same area; or they have no idea what it could possibly mean! 660 more words
The following is a paper I have written on the topic of the French Canadian culture of the Detroit River region, including Lake St. Clair and both the Canadian and American communities of the area. 4,982 more words
Mayor Duggan’s ten-point plan for Detroit lays out an urban planner’s approach to remaking a city. It lacks, however, any real economic plans that are necessary for breathing new life into neighborhoods where unemployment reaches over 30% in some areas of the city. 319 more words
DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police are investigating a triple shooting in southwest Detroit that left one person dead and two others injured.
The incident happened Thursday night at an apartment complex in the 2000 block of Lansing, near Clark Street and Vernor Highway. 65 more words