Friday Dec 6
Nelson Mandela: Union Man
Long aligned with the Congress of South African Trade Unionists, Mandela framed his presidency with a declaration that : "The kind of democracy that we all seek to build demands that we deepen and broaden the rights of all citizens.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
No Kiddie Without A Christmas: Detroit Goodfellows Celebrating 100 Years
Monday marks the 100th anniversary for the organization, and Detroit Police officers and firefighters will work along with the Goodfellows to sell special editions of The Detroit News and Free Press at a variety of locations in downtown Detroit and midtown.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Grosse Pointe News Online
A century of providing presents
Through the Depression, recessions and a world war, the Old Newsboys' Goodfellow Fund of Detroit has lived up to its motto: "No kiddie without a Christmas."
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Mon Nov 25, 2013
All dolled up: Goodfellows winners show style and talent
Victoria Pomeroy, left, 9, Tanner Kuhn, 4, and Adaline Suliman, 4, help Neal Rubin pick the final 10 dolls.
Sierra Club: 12 Michigan Counties Show Unhealthy, Poorly Controlled Levels of Ozone Pollution
November 25 - On the heels of a new petition filed by the Sierra Club and Earthjustice, the Sierra Club Beyond Coal Michigan Campaign is also calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to redesignate and protect 12 Michigan counties with unhealthy levels of ozone pollution under the federal Clean Air Act.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Detroit Free Press
For Tuskegee airman, a day of honor
Russell Nalle shakes hands with fellow Tuskegee airman Frederick Henry Sr. after Nalle was inducted into the Detroit Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen during an induction ceremony at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The 10 Michigan communities with the highest legacy costs
Legacy costs, or costs undertaken by local government for future use, have been taken on by more than 280 of Michigan's 1,800 communities, according to data compiled by Bridge Magazine .
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Mon Nov 11, 2013
WSJV-TV South Bend
Ceremonies recall sinking of Edmund Fitzgerald
Ceremonies in the Detroit area have paid homage to sailors who lost their lives in the sinking 38 years ago of the Edmund Fitzgerald.
Project Aims To Deconstruct Detroit Houses in An Environmentally Safe Way
DETROIT Ridding Detroit of thousands of burned-out and dilapidated structures is an ongoing issue in the city struggling for a comeback.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald remembered at River Rouge ceremony
Pam Johnson of Abilene, Kansas, holds the union card of her father, Robert Rafferty, the cook on the Edmund Fitzgerald.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
38th anniversary of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald on Nov 10, 2013
Each year I write a few more words about the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, which sank on November 10, 1975.