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1 06, 2018

Opinion: Our infrastructure clock keeps ticking

2018-06-01T14:41:53+00:00

By John HiltzPublished 11:00 p.m. ET May 30, 2018 The water crisis in Flint was a wakeup call as to the challenges that we face to fix our aging infrastructure, the author writes.(Photo: Paul Sancya, AP) Any homeowner or car owner knows the hazards of delaying needed repairs or maintenance. Over time, we [...]

Opinion: Our infrastructure clock keeps ticking 2018-06-01T14:41:53+00:00
1 06, 2018

Why you should keep your car keys in a metal coffee can

2018-06-01T14:46:39+00:00

GuardKnox Cyber Technologies provide insight on how to protect yourself in the digital age Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free PressPublished May 30, 2018 Moshe Shlisel, CEO, GuardKnox Cyber Technologies Ltd. and Dionis Teshler, GuardKnox CTO examine security systems.(Photo: GuardKnox Cyber Technologies) Top cybersecurity experts would never hang car keys on a hook near [...]

Why you should keep your car keys in a metal coffee can 2018-06-01T14:46:39+00:00
1 06, 2018

DON’T STICK YOUR BARR IN YOUR MOUTH: YOU ARE WHAT YOU TWEET

2018-06-01T14:20:29+00:00

Like we needed another reminder of racism in America, not to mention downright incivility.  Or, maybe, we did. Roseanne Barr’s less than 140-character quip on Twitter was another potent reminder that “You are what you tweet.”  Fortunately, her comment about Valerie Jarrett instantly received the rebuke it deserved.   And, then some, as Disney CEO Bob [...]

DON’T STICK YOUR BARR IN YOUR MOUTH: YOU ARE WHAT YOU TWEET 2018-06-01T14:20:29+00:00
3 05, 2018

How This Top Advisor Went From Undercover Agent To Managing A $1 Billion Merrill Lynch Advisory

2018-05-03T20:32:18+00:00

Undercover Agent to Merrill Lynch Executive Jonathan Ponciano, FORBES STAFF May 1, 2018 Courtesy of Melissa Spickler Melissa “Missy” Spickler, 63, says she can always tell when someone’s being insincere. Immediately after graduating from Michigan State University, where she studied criminal law, Spickler put her perceptiveness to the test as an undercover agent for the Michigan attorney [...]

How This Top Advisor Went From Undercover Agent To Managing A $1 Billion Merrill Lynch Advisory 2018-05-03T20:32:18+00:00
3 05, 2018

Murals and other public art focus of Cinco de Mayo

2018-05-03T14:36:56+00:00

Michael H. Hodges, Detroit News Fine Arts Writer Published: May 2, 2018 A Mexicantown mural references ancient Mexican images on the right, and the modern world of America, including the Ambassador Bridge, on the left. (Photo: Michael H. hodges / Detroit News) Exploring Detroit’s Mexicantown on Cinco de Mayo can’t help but remind [...]

Murals and other public art focus of Cinco de Mayo 2018-05-03T14:36:56+00:00
1 05, 2018

Rusty Bucket’s new Harvest Salad recipe

2018-05-01T20:31:00+00:00

Rusty Bucket's new Harvest Salad recipe featured on Fox 2 Detroit   POSTED: MAY 01 2018 (WJBK) - May is National Salad Month. Chef Rob Gunter from Rusty Bucket joined us on The Nine to show us how to make their new Harvest Salad. It features roasted chicken, kale, cranberries, sweet corn, quinoa, farro, grape tomatoes, peppers, toasted almonds [...]

Rusty Bucket’s new Harvest Salad recipe 2018-05-01T20:31:00+00:00
1 05, 2018

ELOQUII opens in Twelve Oaks Mall for women sizes 14-28

2018-05-01T18:52:52+00:00

  POSTED: MAY 01 2018 (WJBK) - We'll open up the Style File for a popular online retailer for women who wear size 14 to size 28. ELOQUII just opened up a brick and mortar store in Novi at Twelve Oaks Mall -- there's only 4 nationwide. Joining FOX 2 is manager Shanell Douglas.   This aired on Fox 2 Detroit and was [...]

ELOQUII opens in Twelve Oaks Mall for women sizes 14-28 2018-05-01T18:52:52+00:00
19 04, 2018

As World War II generation wanes, Holocaust education grows in importance

2018-04-19T17:30:08+00:00

Holocaust Memorial Center CEO discusses recent survey that revealed memory of the Holocaust is fading By STATESIDE STAFF • 18 HOURS AGO Stateside's conversation with Rabbi Eli Mayerfeld, CEO of Holocaust Memorial Center A recent New York Times story published on Holocaust Remembrance Day bore a striking headline: "Holocaust Is Fading From Memory, Survey Finds." That [...]

As World War II generation wanes, Holocaust education grows in importance 2018-04-19T17:30:08+00:00
13 04, 2018

Study: Americans fear Holocaust could happen again as memories fade

2018-04-13T19:29:55+00:00

The Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills in November 2016.(Photo: Lex Dodson, Special to the Free Press) Frank Witsil, Detroit Free Press April 12, 2018 As Holocaust survivors fade away, so are the memories about the efforts to wipe out the Jewish population in Europe, according to a survey released Thursday on Holocaust Remembrance Day, [...]

Study: Americans fear Holocaust could happen again as memories fade 2018-04-13T19:29:55+00:00
13 04, 2018

Makeovers help raise spirits of formerly homeless, addicted women

2018-04-13T19:20:48+00:00

By Natalie Broda 04/09/18 Once a year, a little bit of magic happens at the Luigi Bruni Salon in Birmingham for a group of formerly homeless and addicted women. The women, a part of the Grace Centers of Hope year-long Life Skills program, receive free makeovers including haircuts, color, makeup and eyebrow treatments. It’s a [...]

Makeovers help raise spirits of formerly homeless, addicted women 2018-04-13T19:20:48+00:00