• Is the Tax Foreclosure Process Good for Wayne County but Bad for Detroit?

    Annie Perry … waiting for her number to be called at a foreclosure prevention meeting.

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  • How’s Detroit’s Housing Landscape Doing?

    “Wayne County is unfortunately the leading entity dealing with this problem,”

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  • Chaldean community leader: Deporting Iraqi Christians could be a “death sentence”

    Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested dozens of Chaldeans.

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  • Detroit court gets tough on traffic tickets. County taxpayers get stuck with tab

    A get-tough approach is sending scofflaws to jail for unpaid misdemeanor tickets.

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  • Superintendent’s first day, just Tuesday for Detroit first-graders

    Detroit schools have been buzzing these last two weeks with what feels like a fresh start.

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  • One envelope holds her fate. Is she getting deported today?

    looking for a government official who held a sheet of paper with her fate written on it.

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  • Troy leads settlement, integration of immigrants and refugees

    Troy is another city whose large and successful immigrant community is a paragon for communities nationwide…

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  • The Future of Most Business Districts Outside of Downtown Detroit Is Uncertain

    There are small business districts throughout Detroit that are barely hanging on.

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  • 21 Days to Exile: Maria’s Story

    Maria has sick husband, baby – and looming deportation to ‘home’ she’s never known…

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  • Maria’s Diary: May 4 – 23rd Birthday

    “I know that I have to leave the country but I am still hoping for some type of miracle,…

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