• Tale Of Two Cities

    Despite rebound, study says Detroit short 100,000 jobs.

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  • How Trump can help Detroit

    The new president has been criticized by African-American and urban leaders for his broad-stroke, apocalyptic view of inner-city neighborhoods…

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  • Activists and youth from several community groups gathered Feb. 20 at Osborn High in Detroit to protest the state's plan to close up to 38 low-performing schools, 25 of which are in Detroit.

    Michigan shuts down bad schools. Leading states build them up.

    Michigan’s law that calls for the annual closure of the state’s worst schools is unique in the nation.

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  • What is the DJC?

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  • How is Detroit doing?

    One Detroit’s Christy McDonald recently sat down with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to find out how our city’s doing…

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  • A conversation with the Mayor: How is Detroit doing?

    One Detroit’s Christy McDonald recently sat down with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan.

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  • Detroit churches face off with mayor over spike in water bills

    Noah had to deal with a deluge. So do Detroit faith leaders, in the form of sharply rising bills…

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  • How one businesswoman is drawing inspiration from a legendary madam

    Bailey Sisoy Isgro never knew Helen McGowan, the infamous “Motor City Madam,” whose women catered to Detroit’s discretion-seeking power…

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  • Hamtramck’s ‘Safe Haven’ Schools

    Hamtramck’s ‘Safe Haven’ Schools

    Hamtramck is a small city surrounded on all sides by Detroit. Long known as the region’s largest Polish enclave,…

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  • Detroit board may sue state to keep schools open

    The Detroit school board has threatened to sue to prevent the state from closing schools in the city that…

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