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Grow Detroit’s Young Talent Program Exceeds 8,000 Summer Jobs Goal

Grow Detroit's Young Talent Program has been a huge success this year. This year the program has matched 8,127 Detroit youth between the ages...

PICS, NEW AND OLD: Inside The Soon To Be Closed Henry The Hatter Downtown

After a 65 year run, Henry the Hatter has lost their lease and must close their downtown Detroit location at 1307 Broadway in Detroit....

DSO Sells Orchestra Place Office Building In Midtown

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra has sold their Midtown office building at Mack and Woodward (specifically, 3553 Woodward).The five-story structure sold for an undisclosed price,...

Unemployment Rate Continues To Decline In The City Of Detroit

New preliminary data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics provided by the city of Detroit shows that Detroit's unemployment rate continues to decline.The data...

REPORT: Emagine Considering Downtown Detroit Movie Megaplex

The greater downtown Detroit area might be getting a movie theatre megaplex soon.That's what Crain's Detroit Business is reporting, based on a conversation with...

Duggan Announces Program To Give A Hand Up To Existing Detroit Businesses

One of the many recurring discussions in the city is that there's a feeling that new businesses get more support than those who have...

City Of Detroit Sees The Lowest Unemployment Rate In 16 Years

Jobs are one of the most important issues when it comes to Detroit's recovery, and it has been a topic up here at the...

Metro Detroit Unemployment Rate Drops To 4%

Up here at the Mackinac Policy Conference, business and political leaders may cheer the news that new data released today by the Bureau of...

Macomb County Puts Three Larger Plots Of Land Up For Sale

The three properties, located in Macomb Township, Sterling Heights and Chesterfield Township just might make all of your suburban dreams come true.According to county...

VIDEO: Final Piece Of Structural Steel Goes In At The New WSU Ilitch School...

Despite a misting rain, crews after a small ceremony lifted the final beam in place for Wayne State University's new Mike Ilitch School of...

REPORT: Ford Fires CEO

UPDATE: Additional information is at the bottom of this post. Ford says Fields has "retired" as opposed to initial reports of being "fired."Despite $9...

Inside The Historic Detroit Fire Department Headquarters That Found New Life As A Hotel

For the past few years I have been patiently waiting for the Detroit Foundation Hotel to open. That wait is finally over.The former Detroit...

PODCAST: Airbnb And The Sharing Economy Is Having A Growing Impact On Detroit

Airbnb in Detroit has become quite the thing, with a multi-million dollar economic impact for residents and their newest service, trips, where you can...

QLINE’s Wi-Fi To Be Provided By Local Firm Rocket Fiber

When you ride the Q-LINE streetcar, you're going to have free access to Wi-Fi at stations and as you ride. It's going to be...

ABC’s “Shark Tank” Is Looking For Detroit Entrepreneurs This Friday Morning

For the upcoming ninth season of the ABC show "Shark Tank," one of the cities that is having a casting call is Detroit.The first...

Mark Zuckerberg Visits Southeast Michigan, Tried Working On The Line And Had Some Buddy’s...

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of one of the most influential companies today, toured Southeast Michigan hitting a variety of stops, including a...

Dabls Creates Mural To Tell The Story Of A Company That Invested In The...

Cindy Pasky often spends her Saturdays mornings at Eastern Market buying food, flowers, maybe a little wine, and checking out the shops and art.On...

Report: Cafe Con Leche To Close This Sunday

Sad news for coffee lovers in Detroit today as word comes via the Detroit News that Cafe Con Leche in Detroit's New Center will...

Hatch Detroit Returns For Seventh Year To Help Fund Detroit Businesses, Accepting Applications May...

If you're looking for some cash and/or support to get your brick and mortar business in Detroit, Highland Park or Hamtramck off the ground,...

Looking For A Job In Detroit’s Startup Scene? Re:Purpose Looks To Fit You In

There's a lot of talk and media coverage about the startup scene in the Detroit area - but how do you get a job...