After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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A Taste Of Ginger Minj

By Jerome Stuart Nichols Ginger Minj hosts Drag Queen Bingo May 7-10 Five15 515 S. Washington, Royal Oak 248-515-2551 Season seven of "RuPaul's Drag Race" has a while to go before crowning a new [...]

By |2015-04-30T09:00:00-04:00April 30th, 2015|Entertainment|

Bookmarks: National Poetry Month

By Keith Orr Editor's Note: As we wrap up National Poetry Month, Keith Orr (owner of Ann Arbor's Common Language Bookstore) offers insight into the importance of poetry while recommending great works to both those [...]

By |2015-04-30T09:00:00-04:00April 30th, 2015|Entertainment|

Lady Sings The Blues

Across 1 Rev. Perry 5 George Michael's old band 9 Herbert's "Fortune and Men's ___ " 13 New York college 14 Hoover hookup that sucks 15 Words after so 16 McKellen's Magneto movie 17 What's [...]

By |2015-04-30T09:00:00-04:00April 30th, 2015|Entertainment, Puzzles|

My ‘Ferguson Novel’

By Lev Raphael I once introduced a best-selling thriller writer at a reading here in Michigan and mentioned -- among other things -- that he was a finalist for some award. When he got to [...]

By |2015-04-30T09:00:00-04:00April 30th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Opening My Heart and Doors to You

Dr. Laurel A. Sills, Licensed Psychologist (Copyrighted April 14, 2015) For those of you who may never have heard of me before, I am a gay-supporting, straight Psychologist who has advocated for the rights of [...]

By |2015-04-30T09:00:00-04:00April 30th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Dine Out In Ferndale To Save Michigan Lives

Dining Out for Life, the international fundraiser that raises money for AIDS service organizations, takes place April 30 and will benefit the Michigan AIDS Coalition. ActionAIDS in Philadelphia established Dining Out for Life in 1990. [...]

By |2015-04-29T09:00:00-04:00April 29th, 2015|Michigan, News|