Detroit City News
October 19, 2018

Ford Plans to Turn Historic Train Station into Haunted House for One Night

By: Megan Kirk

Michigan Central Station’s first train left in 1913, and the final train departed in 1988. Now, 30 years later, the train station has new owners and a new purpose. Ford Motor Co. purchased the former transportation hub in Corktown for…

Detroit City News
October 17, 2018

October Is College Application Month and Detroit High Schools Are Celebrating

By: Tieanna Burton-Sharp

The college admissions process can be tedious and intimidating. From choosing the right college to navigating the FAFSA application, awareness is key! That’s why the Detroit College Access Network(DCAN), a local organization of leaders and educators working together to ensure…

Live Detroit
October 15, 2018

4 Women-Owned Businesses in Detroit

By: Lauren Hughes

Women-owned businesses are far more common than they used to be, especially in Detroit, which has seen a spike in businesses owned by women in recent years. These women are in everything from the fashion and beauty industry to the…

Play Detroit
October 12, 2018

8 Floors of Magic and Mystery Await with Theatre Bizarre at the Detroit Masonic Temple

By: Tieanna Burton-Sharp

This isn’t your typical Halloween party! Expect to be mesmerized by the enigma that is Theatre Bizarre. This fully immersive experience transcends everything you think you know about traditional October 31 festivities. Featuring everything from sideshow circus acts to burlesque…

Live Detroit
October 5, 2018

Celebrating Life after Death Through Ofrendas on el Día de los Muertos at the DIA

By: Tieanna Burton-Sharp

Let’s clear this up once and for all … el Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is not the Mexican version of Halloween! While both annual celebrations have costumes and sweets and are centered around the dead,…

Detroit City News
October 5, 2018

Open Streets Detroit Offers Free Street Fair Activities on October 7

By: Ayanna Savage

Don’t you just love an old-school party in the street? It’s kind of like a block party, but a few miles longer. Experience fun with friends, awesome food like tacos and BBQ, and the freedom to ride your bike and…

Live Detroit
October 3, 2018

National Taco Day in Detroit

By: Megan Kirk

While Tuesdays are typically set aside for the taco enthusiast, October 4 is National Taco Day. If you’re looking for a way to celebrate this national phenomenon on a more local level, here’s a list of Detroit restaurants that are…

Live Detroit
September 26, 2018

Detroit’s Newest Night Spot Deluxx Fluxx Is Serving Up Street-Style Art and Games

By: Alayna Bell

Detroit’s latest entertainment spot is serving up eye-popping experiences through its design and wit! Deluxx Fluxx made its debut in August in downtown’s Belt Alley. This is not your typical bar; it’s part arcade and part music venue with a…

Detroit City News
September 25, 2018

Pingree Detroit Set to Launch the first Detroit-Made Sneakers October 2018

By: Allison Saunders

Joining the growing fashion scene in Detroit is Pingree Detroit, a leather goods brand made from repurposed materials sourced from auto industry suppliers and assembled by U.S. military veterans and Detroiters. President and CEO of Pingree Detroit, Jarret Schlaff, sought…