Relief From The Heat With ‘Throwing Shade’

By | 2015-08-20T09:00:00+00:00 August 20th, 2015|Entertainment|

By Shelby Clark Petkus Throwing Shade Doors at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27 Tickets: $12 in advance The Magic Bag 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale http://www.themagicbag.com "I feel icky," says Erin Gibson, self-described "feminasty," while discussing [...]

Take Him Back

By | 2015-08-20T09:00:00+00:00 August 20th, 2015|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 To the rear 6 Mary's little pet 10 " ___ and Clark" 14 It may slip over one's head 15 Poet Khayyam 16 Sculptor Stebbins 17 Bold color choice by Frida? 19 Greek [...]

Ruth Ellis Center Seeks Backpack Donations

By | 2015-08-20T09:00:00+00:00 August 20th, 2015|Michigan, News|

The Ruth Ellis Center currently needs 80 backpacks with supplies for youth in need. REC provides both a short-term and long-term residential safe space as well as support services for runaway, homeless and at-risk LGBT [...]

Confederate Flag Flap

By | 2015-08-20T09:00:00+00:00 August 20th, 2015|Michigan, News|

EAST LANSING - Christopher Zemer has been flying the confederate flag on his antique rootbeer stand for the past 12 years. But this year the flag is not hoisted on a pole along with an [...]

Transmissions: Cruel Summer

By | 2015-08-20T09:00:00+00:00 August 20th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith We're coasting into the end of summer. The days are hot and humid, and where I am sitting the smoke of distant wildfires tinges the sky. Everyone is sated on the [...]