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Nancy Kaffer: Moroun low-balls Detroit, but city too smart to fall for it

Nancy Kaffer: Moroun low-balls Detroit, but city too smart to fall for it Moroun's latest attempt to throw a wrench in the works of the New International Trade Crossing — the proposed-but-not-yet-built public span to Canada — is an offer to buy 301 city-owned parcels of land in southwest Detroit for the low, low price […]

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Batman v. Superman in Detroit: Gotham City Gas ad posted near Chene Park, trucks lined up for action

DETROIT, MI — Another week, another Detroit location spotted for the filming of director Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” film. Crews were spotted Monday afternoon at Wright and Chene streets, just north of Chene Park, preparing for what appears to be another expensive action scene. An advertisement for Gotham City Gas that […]

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Detroit: The US City On Brink Of Collapse – Detroit Video

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Few Detroit schools get promising grade from city nonprofit

Fewer than one in five Detroit schools received the recommendation of a nonprofit that rates academic performance. Excellent Schools Detroit issued Wednesday its 2014 Scorecard, an assessment of K-8 schools that serve Detroit students. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Detroit Tigers donate to city fire stations

As the calendar approaches the 9/11 anniversary, the Detroit Tigers are paying tribute by honoring Detroit firefighters. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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City Council rejects $1.4-million land deal for new Detroit-Windsor bridge

City Council on Tuesday rejected a $ 1.4-million offer for 301 parcels of land that would be used to build a new bridge to Canada, according to the Associated Press. Full News here – Detroit News

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A look at how remaining schedules stack up for Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals

A look at how remaining schedules stack up for Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals CLEVELAND — With less than a month of baseball remaining, just one game separates the Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals in the Central Division standings. How do their schedules match up? Glad you asked. Let's try to break down […]

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Satanic Temple launches Detroit chapter; same-sex wedding ceremonies, location in city part of plans

DETROIT, MI — The Satanic Temple reportedly launched Friday a Detroit chapter with plans to peacefully celebrate and practice a religion that’s often misunderstood. Full News here – Detroit News

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Detroit CFO: Higher taxes won’t help bring city out of bankruptcy

Associated Press – Detroit residents are “highly taxed” and imposing even higher taxes wouldn’t be a good way to take the city out of bankruptcy, the chief financial officer testified Friday. John Hill, who was recruited last fall from Washington, D.C., wrapped up his testimony at a trial that will determine whether Detroit emerges from […]

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Detroit government improving, CFO says, but does that mean city can pay creditors more?

The city’s top finance officer took the stand Thursday in Detroit’s bankruptcy trial and painted a picture of a dysfunctional government being successfully overhauled. That left him vulnerable to questions in cross-examination on whether the city should share some of its future success with creditors who face severe losses in Detroit’s bankruptcy. Full News here […]

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Detroit Future City helps shape public, private visions into area’s transfromation

As a city official, Cockrel recalls being busy solving crises, ‘so focused on the daily grind, putting out fires every day, that you don’t get a chance to think about how to prevent fires from starting.’ Full News here – Detroit News columnists RSS from The Detroit News

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‘Detroit has earned this court’s help,’ city argues in bankruptcy trial

The city is hoping to convince U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes to confirm a plan to reduce $ 18 billion in debt to $ 11 billion by slashing away at amounts owed to thousands of creditors. Full News here – Detroit News

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Downtown Bay City businesses offer ‘Stay the Day’ parking passes for shoppers, diners, other visitors

Downtown Bay City business owners want visitors, shoppers and diners to “Stay the Day.” That’s why participating businesses are offering free “Stay the Day” parking passes. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Detroit City Distillery opens today in Eastern Market

Making spirits from scratch, Detroit City Distillery has its grand opening in Eastern Market Friday and Saturday. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Photos of Detroit’s Gilded Age neighborhood; City seeks RFPs for Brush Park

Like many places in Detroit, pieces of Brush Park are crumbling, but the city appears to once again be hoping for redevelopment. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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