Bridge Magazine

  • Goodbye to Delray, the Detroit enclave residents are getting paid to leave

    Blighted but beloved, Delray’s epitaph has been written for years.

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  • Duggan hits reverse, now supports Gretchen Whitmer for Michigan governor

    “Michigan will not be a successful state unless Detroit is a successful city,”

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  • Will Florida school shooting nudge Michigan to pass ‘red flag’ gun laws?

    The “red flag” laws would allow a court to intervene and seize someone’s guns before a crime has been committed.

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  • Detroit council isn’t a stooge for Mayor Mike Duggan, its president says

    In years past, the nine-member panel was known for its insults and sometimes raucous meetings.

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  • Facing deportation, he needs a miracle. A Detroit church may provide one.

    …but stepping outside the church – even to go to the hospital – could get Rranxburgaj deported.

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  • Detroit is violent. But is constant video surveillance the answer?

    The discussion is expected to be long, heated and spill over into next year.

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  • Getting away with arson just got easier in Michigan, fire officials fear

    …a decades-old nonprofit that paid rewards for information leading to arrests in arsons is defunct.

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  • Breakthrough nears on mass transit tax in southeast Michigan

    The announcement, planned on or around Jan. 19, comes 14 months after voters rejected a $3 billion, 20-year tax for…

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  • What gentrification? Much of Detroit is getting worse.

    I will cautiously say it’s limited. There are far more neighborhoods that are declining than are gentrifying.

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  • Raped and left on the road, she said #MeToo. Jurors said ‘No, not you.’

    For every A-list actress or Olympic gold medalist who has bravely come forward to say “Me, too,” there are many…

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