Author archive for Bridge Magazine

  • Is Detroit coming back? It depends on the neighborhood.

    Three miles away, McCarthy has another view. It’s of a spoon stirring pork and beans…

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  • Diary of a longshot: Inside Coleman Young’s no-frills bid for Detroit mayor.

    The grilled chicken came on Styrofoam plates…

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  • Detroit police improve response times. But not all neighborhoods are equal.

    Detroit police are responding to emergency calls far faster than a few years ago.

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  • Why residents left Detroit. And why some are coming back.

    Bridge Magazine and the Detroit Journalism Cooperative gathered Detroiters past and present to share their choices. A theme…

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  • In Michigan, path to elite colleges flows through richer high schools (interactive map)

    Look at state data showing where nearly 102,000 high school graduates from 2016 attended college.

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  • Michigan employers brace for challenges with end of DACA

    The full ramifications of the White House decision to phase out the DACA program within six months aren’t yet…

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  • In Michigan, the fight isn’t over statues, but immigrants

    Four of the 25 most segregated metropolitan areas in the country are in Michigan…

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  • Developers, including Gilbert, inquire about Michigan brownfield incentive

    What’s Michigan’s new sweetened brownfield tax incentive – A.K.A the “Gilbert bill,”

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  • Compensation for Wrongfully Convicted Shows Lawmaking is Just the First Step

    MPRN’s Cheyna Roth and WDET’s Jake Neher talk about the messy business of implementing and testing new laws.

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  • He became famous defending ‘Algiers Motel’ cops. Deal with it.

    The case exposed racial wounds that perhaps still haven’t healed.

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