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Isis Damil captures the modern Motown spirit

Isis Damil (@isisdamil) got her first weekly gig singing at Baker’s Keyboard Lounge. Louis Armstrong, Nina Simone, Nat King Cole – too many legends to list

Thousands reunite for annual 8 Mile Reunion

We are 8-4Life.At the once-Beaubien Junior-High School – off Wyoming near Outer Drive – there was a time when, in mid-August, you’d be cruisin’ by and go…holy

Critical Juneteenth Theory

January 1st, 1863, the Emancipation proclamation declared the end of slavery within the “Rebellious States” to “Weaken the Confederacy by depriving it of its

The Garden Bug

If you know your neighborhoods, then you know Grandmont Rosedale is always looking naturally fresh and extra crisp. And if you know Grandmont Rosedale, then

Black Girl MATHgic

Due to systems that have failed a number of our youth, math and literacy skills are in sad shortage for many – especially young women in Detroit. We’re talkin