Detroit's casinos have hit a saturation point. So how do they drive more customers through their doors? By Dan Calabrese; Illustrations by Dave Murray Candy Crush and Farmville may be annoying game requests "friends" send along on Facebook, yet, for the gaming industry — whose fortunes remain very much linked to the long-term viability of [...]
Metro Detroit has experienced a grey and record-breaking cold winter. Well, if this is making you feel depressed, you are probably not alone. There might be a clinical reason behind feeling down; you could suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) a type of depression related to changes in seasons. Ben Robinson is President of Rose [...]
Just a year and a half ago Detroit filed for bankruptcy. Since that time the luxury scene in downtown Detroit has hit a boom, with even more to come. See the complete story here.
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Not everybody stays in place or downsizes. About 4.2 million retirees moved into new homes last year, according to Merrill Lynch's report. By Susan Tompor, Detroit Free Press Personal Finance Columnist Sue and Joe Mercurio moved back to Michigan in July 2007 after Joe retired. They wanted to be closer to friends and family.(Photo: [...]
Photos by Regina H. Boone I Detroit Free Press Eboni Ambrose, 13. left. holds a Madagascar hissing cockroach as her classmates Wanya Smith 12. center. and Jaiquan Irwin, 13, look on during their science class at Thirkell Elementary-Middle School in Detroit on Thursday. The cockroaches were brought to the dass by Rose Pest Solutions of [...]
As the competition for top talent continues, many HR professionals understand the need to streamline their candidate-selection process to find and retain the best possible workers. However, many applicant-tracking systems and screening practices may not even be legal. By Steve Lowisz Often, HR leaders and recruiters are faced with hundreds of resumes per position, [...]
DETROIT (WXYZ) - Students from two Detroit schools have gotten a lesson in bugs. The Hissing Madagascar Cockroaches were given to Thirkell Elementary and Middle School and Edison Elementary School by Rose Pest Solutions. The idea is to help the kids learn about insects. The students also got pamphlets explaining cockroach characteristics and behaviors, to [...]
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Dine in the D: TAP at MGM Grand Detroit Short Rib Chili Recipe Yield: 3 gallons Ingredients: 3 Ancho Chili Peppers, rehydrated, seeded and pureed in water 1/3 Cup Cumin, Ground ¼ Cup Chili Powder ½ Gallon Water 1 tbsp. Dried Oregano 7 pounds Short Rib Beef, medium diced [...]
Try this Short Rib Chili from Tap at MGM Grand Detroit for National Chili Day. Photo Credit: Jessica J. Trevino Detroit Free Press By Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press Food Writer After this week's below-zero temperatures, a steaming bowl of spicy (or mild) chili is something you can warm up with. And today [...]