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  1. First Look: Hamtramck's Atlas Bar finally reopens as Polka DotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Metro Times

    The Atlas Bar on the corner of Brombach and Yemans in Hamtramck was one of those storied watering holes where many a Hamtramckan earned their dive bar stripes. The underaged were overlooked, there were plenty of dark nooks for fooling around and, situated in a house, it perfectly fit the old-school, working-class vibe of the neighborhood.


  2. Beekeepers celebrate the release of their second albumRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Metro Times

    This Friday, Nov. 27, local musicians Beekeepers host a record-release party for their second full-length album Beekeepers II . It goes down at Kelly's in Hamtramck, where they will be joined by the Sros Lords and Deadbeat Beat.


  3. Troy Boys and Girls Club Sued Over Sexual AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Earlier this month, an Oakland County Circuit Court jury convicted the former employee, Aaron Massey, 34, of Hamtramck ,of three counts of second-degree criminal sexual assault (involving a person under 13 years old by a person 17 years old or ...


  4. Michigan mayor proud of her city's diversity, shocked by CNN's fearmongeringRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It is unconscionable that you would use the terrorist attacks in Paris and Beirut to prevent terrorism's worst victims from... So this happened on CNN Monday: CNN's Carol Costello asked Hamtramck, Michigan Mayor Karen Majewski, "You govern a majority-Muslim-American city. Are you afraid?" Thus confirming CNN is the absolute worst non-Fox cable news network in America.


  5. Orson's Shadow Begins Tonight at Planet AntRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Barbie Weisserman (Farmington Hills) and lighting design by John Jakary (Detroit). The cast features Dax Anderson (Hamtramck), Johnathan Davidson (Detroit), Joel Mitchell (Berkley), T.M. Rawlins (Bloomfield), Kelly Rossi (Grosse Pointe Park) and ...


  6. Hamtramck mayor: Residents don't fear growing Muslim populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    After a Washington Post story called Hamtramck the first U.S. city with a majority Muslim population -- a statement in dispute -- other national media focused in on the 2.2-square-mile, Detroit-bordered city with just over 22,000 residents. In the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks, Hamtramck's growing Muslim population has garnered increased focus and led to a nationally-televised CNN interview with Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewski Monday.


  7. Some residents nervous in majority-Muslim Michigan cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    The Michigan city of Hamtramck has McDonald's, apple pie and beer - and happens to be the first Muslim-majority city in the U.S. Once 90 percent Polish, the city of 22,000 now has a Muslim majority in the six-person City Council as well, the Washington Post reported . "There's definitely a strong feeling that Muslims are the other," Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewski, who is of Polish descent, told the Washington Post.


  8. CNN asked the mayor of a majority-Muslim city if shea s afraid. Dona t blame CNN; blame the mayor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... are taking a beating on social media and liberal sites for a Monday interview in which Costello asked the mayor of Hamtramck, Mich., if she is "afraid" because her city just elected a majority-Muslim city council and has a majority-Muslim ...


  9. Rubin: A guy and dolls and Stevie Wonder, in miniatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Detroit News

    ... Old Newsboys' Goodfellow Fund of Detroit distributes 34,000 Christmas boxes to wealth-impaired kids in Detroit, Hamtramck, Highland Park, Harper Woods and River Rouge, volunteers have blessed every doll with an outfit and possibly a personality. ...


  10. CNN Anchor Asks Michigan Mayor If She's Afraid Of All The Scary Muslims In TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    ... should authorities do? Let's talk about that. Joining me now, Mayor Karen Majewski, she represents the city of Hamtramck in Michigan. The first majority-Muslim city in the United States. KAREN MAJEWSKI: No, I'm not afraid. And actually, I'd like to ...


  11. Syrian Refugees In Hamtramck Describe Terrifying Experiences, Extensive ScreeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... Drive Southfield, MI 48034 (248) 327-2900 Map Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [] HAMTRAMCK (WWJ) - In Hamtramck, six families - about 35 refugees - are being put up in apartments owned by a Syrian man. They get one ...


  12. NERDSCREEN: America's Arab Population in Blue and RedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    ... metro Detroit area has been drawing large Arab populations for decades now. And earlier this month, the city of Hamtramck, which sits entirely within Detroit city limits, voted in a majority Muslim City Council . On the other end of the data, ...


  13. Michigan Mayor Responds To CNN Anchor Asking Her If She Is "Afraid"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Media Matters for America

    A Michigan mayor who was asked by a CNN anchor whether she is "afraid" to govern "a majority Muslim-American city" told Media Matters she was caught "completely by surprise" by the line of questioning. Karen Majewski, mayor of Hamtramck, Michigan, appeared November 23 on CNN Newsroom and was asked by anchor Carol Costello, "You govern a majority Muslim-American city.


  14. Washington Post piece highlights 'tensions' in Hamtramck as 'first majority-Muslim' U.S. cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Michigan Radio

    In her piece on tensions between Muslims and non-Muslims in Hamtramck , Washington Post reporter Sarah Pulliam Bailey writes that the city in 2013 "earned the distinction of becoming what appears to be the first majority-Muslim city in the United States following the arrival of thousands of immigrants from Yemen, Bangladesh and Bosnia over a decade." Whether the city is majority-Muslim or not, the city council will be this January when newly elected council members are sworn in.


  15. Hamtramck's Mayor is on CNN talking muslims. It's, well, interesting.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Metro Times

    ... national media attention. So let's talk about the latter media spotlight. On Monday CNN's Carol Costello invited Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewski onto the show to talk about "what's it's like to run America's first majority muslim city." The thing is, ...


  16. Michigan Mayor Defends City Against CNN Allegation That Muslims Live ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Gawker

    As part of her coverage of the recent spike in American Islamophobia , CNN's Carol Costello invited Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewski onto her show and then subjected her to Islamaphobic questions. Everything about this interview is extremely bleak.


  17. CNN Anchor to Mayor: Your City Council's Majority-Muslim, 'Are You Afraid?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mediaite.com

    CNN's Carol Costello this morning asked a Michigan mayor if she's "afraid" of or if residents are concerned about the city council being majority-Muslim. Costello started out by saying to Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewski , "You govern a majority-Muslim-American city.


  18. Washington Post: Hamtramck residents 'profoundly unsettled' by large Muslim populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    It's a few minutes after 6 a.m. in Hamtramck and loudspeakers attached to a building once part of the American Axle auto plant begin bellowing the Islamic call to prayer. Women in hijabs now walk the streets of a town known to most outsiders for its Polish paczkis and pierogies.


  19. CNN's Costello Asks Michigan Mayor If She Is "Afraid" Of Her "Majority Muslim-American" City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Media Matters for America

    CNN anchor Carol Costello suggested there may be something for the residents of Hamtramck, Michigan to be "afraid" of after they elected in November a majority Muslim-American city council. Speaking to the city mayor, Karen Majewski, on CNN Newsroom about police surveillance of Muslims amid terrorist concerns, Costello said, "You govern a majority-Muslim-American city.


  20. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 22 | Lucianne.com

    ... loss, Vitter announced he wouldnA t seek re-election to the Senate in 2016. EdwardsA win offered a rare pick-up of HAMTRAMCK, MICH. - Karen Majewski was in such high demand in her vintage shop on a recent Saturday afternoon that a store employee ...


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