Photos at Greater Missionary Baptist Church by Cyrus Tetteh/City of Detroit
When I was a little girl, Aunt Flossie’s Hats was one of my favorite books to read. The story follows two young girls, Sarah and Susan, as they visit their aunt's house on Sunday afternoons and their amazement with her many church hats and boxes. They described the extravagant details of the fur and feathers and the color.
Autonomous car developer Waymo announced today it will repurpose a former American Axle and Manufacturing facility on the city’s east side, creating up to 400 jobs producing autonomous vehicles in the city and marking the latest new investment in the city’s automotive industry.
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The pounding music and delighted cheering from a large crowd was audible from outside the Russell Industrial Center. Inside was even louder: enthusiastic bass notes thumped through the space as people – some in everyday civilian clothes, some in leather – strolled under the red lighting looking at the erotic art hung on the walls. This was the final night of Detroit’s Dirty Show 19.
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