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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Creep of the Week: Rep. John Becker

Hopefully by the time you read this the United States isn’t routinely opening up criminal investigations into women who have miscarriages. And I say routinely because there are already cases where women have ended up in prison after their miscarriages were called baby murders.

By |2019-05-15T17:04:22-04:00May 15th, 2019|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Transmissions: The Lines Blur

Caster Semenya is a South African middle-distance runner. She took home Olympic gold in both 2012 and 2016 and has won the world championships three times. She grew up in the village of Fairlie, located [...]

By |2019-05-15T17:02:05-04:00May 15th, 2019|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Blossoming Artists Gallery Relaunches in Midtown

One of Detroit's most prized neighborhoods has gained a new addition to its gallery district with the relaunch of Blossoming Artists Gallery in Midtown. Located on Third Street and Willis, the space previously featured high-end pieces by major artists. In its new form, Blossoming Artists features the work of up-and-coming artists from Detroit, New York and abroad.

By |2019-05-15T16:56:23-04:00May 15th, 2019|Guides, Wedding|

First Ever Royal Oak Family Pride to Take Place June 12

The first ever Royal Oak Family Pride will take place at the June Food Truck Rally at the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market on June 12. The event, which will feature a full schedule of fun and family friendly activities including drag queen story time, a dog fashion show, face painting, a bounce house, photo booth, a performance by the Sing Out Detroit Choir and more, was the brainchild of Royal Oak resident David Mates Knapp.

By |2019-05-15T16:54:44-04:00May 15th, 2019|Entertainment, Features, Guides, Pride Guide|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Britney’s back 'One More Time' We are always rooting for Britney Spears. We know that right now, as of this column, her personal life has hit a bit of a rough [...]

By |2019-05-15T16:53:27-04:00May 15th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

LGBTQ and Aging 1.5 CEs

Health care providers may have biases and attitudes that keep older LGBTQ patients from getting the care they need. Attendees will learn how to be inclusive in their practice and how to be aware of [...]

By |2019-05-15T16:51:42-04:00May 15th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Detroit VOICES Film Festival

Thursday, May 16, Michigan filmmakers will premiere their short films at the Cinetopia Film Festival for a chance to place in one of two new categories: narrative and documentary. One of the featured films is [...]

By |2019-05-15T16:45:30-04:00May 15th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Trans, Religious, Thriving

As a faith leader, the Rev. Kate Malin, Rector of Christ's Church in Rye, New York, wears a variety of hats: teacher, theologian, preacher. She is used to giving informed guidance to her parishioners and [...]

By |2019-05-15T14:02:56-04:00May 15th, 2019|Michigan, News, Worship|