Top 10 Things to See at the DIA’s “Star Wars and the Power of Costume”

Photo showcasing Chewbacca and Han Solo costumes.

Ranging from the original trilogy to the newer films, the Detroit Institute of Art’s “Star Wars: Power of Costume” exhibit has something for fans of any movie.

Detroit Movie Theaters Emphasize Community

Photo of Original Movie Reel Storage in The Alger Theater's Projection Room

As part of the revitalization of the city, Detroit is witnessing a resurgence of local community-based movie houses. The Senate, The Alger, and Cinema Detroit are making a strong impact on Detroit’s neighborhoods.

A Cut Below The Rest

Dequindre Cut Freight Yard

A new attraction has opened near Eastern Market just in time for summer fun in the city.

Henry Ford College Presents “The Flick”

"The Flick" Promotional Poster

Annie Baker’s “The Flick,” opened June 14, in the Adray Auditorium.

Bubble Puppy Daycare Receives Backlash

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-12th District), second from right, and Trenton Mayor Kyle Stack (far right) were on hand for the ceremonial groundbreaking of the Bubble Puppy Pool House in downtown Trenton, Nov. 1, 2016.  Photo credit: Constance York for The News Herald

The Bubble Puppy company has ruffled some feathers in Trenton, Michigan, with its plans to expand and open a new pet daycare.

HFC Studio Theatre Showcase Debut: Six One Act Plays

illustration of a one sad, and one happy mask

On May 3, Henry Ford College will open the doors to room F-161 for the Studio Theatre. The space, which was originally used as a classroom for the Virtual Theatricality Lab, will provide an intimate setting similar to a black-box theatre.

Going Zen In The D

Buddhist shrine at Detroit Zen Center

In the 2.5 square mile city of Hamtramck is a large golden Buddha statue resting on the roof of a renovated house turned Zen Center. The home has been converted into a branch of Sudeok-sa Temple, Korea, where monastics train.

Tiny Homes Make Big Difference

A Tiny Home from the insid

The city of Detroit has made big strides with neighborhood enrichment in recent years. Of all the big deals, big buildings, and big businesses making splashes, it could be the smallest establishments bringing the largest impact.

Changing the Face of Music in Detroit

Three musicians playing the guitar for Seraphine Collective “Child Sleep” at BFF Fest 4

Seraphine Collective and Girls Rock Detroit have been working diligently to promote local, inclusive and community-based music.

Brightmoor Neighborhood Sows Seeds of Sustainability

Motown Meals teaches cooking class at the Brightmoor Artisans Collective

On Fenkell Street on Detroit’s northwest side, in the open expanse of residential abandonment and corporate disinvestment, the Brightmoor Artisans Collective (BAC) protrudes from the landscape of gas station, car wash and liquor store like a vibrant bl


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