REC Partners to Present Burlesque at The Motown Mansion

By | 2020-02-05T15:26:12-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Guides, Romance|

So often Valentine's Day centers around giving love to others, but this year a combination event sponsored by The Ruth Ellis Center and Queen of Cups Burlesque flips that idea on its head. The Burlesque: Love Yourself True inaugural event happening this Feb. 14 at The Motown Mansion encourages everyone, and especially women, to take time to love themselves.

Reading About Love

By | 2020-02-05T15:24:02-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Guides, Romance|

By Jessica Trotter The romance genre is a billion dollar plus industry and it’s finally starting to look like there’s a little something for everyone. That includes new adult — post high school/early college protagonists [...]

Relationship to Crime

By | 2020-02-12T12:41:12-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Entertainment, Theater|

Mystery, murder and the age-old question of "why?" Each of these criteria is met in Stephen Dolginoff's crime musical "Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story." Recounting the tale of what was the "murder of [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2020-02-05T15:04:57-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Entertainment, Features|

  By Romeo San Vicente Josie Totah joins 'Saved By The Bell' reboot Now this is news we like: Josie Totah, who gets our vote for funniest, most effervescent young actor, transgender or otherwise (though [...]

Creep of the Week: Steven Hotze

By | 2020-02-05T15:02:47-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

When I went to the library recently there was a black man, maybe in his 30s, standing outside collecting signatures. Being civic-minded and nosey, I approached him to see what the signatures were for. “I’m running for Congress and I am collecting signatures to get on the ballot,” he said.

Parting Glances: Dopplegangers, Big 10 and Me

By | 2020-02-05T15:00:01-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Opinions, Parting Glances|

As a recent resident of the Henry Ford Senior Retirement Village Community, consisting of some 800 units — I live in Berkshire Gardens — I have had some interesting, shall we say, metaphysical, perhaps psychic experiences. At separate dinner times, for starters, I've encountered three fellow diners — the food served at the St. Clair and Windows restaurants is excellent and varied — who are double takes for friends I have known for some time.