The Metro: Habitat for Humanity home repairs expand to Madison Heights

Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County provides a variety of housing programs, mainly focusing on Southfield and Pontiac. They’re now...

The Metro: New program erasing medical debt for Wayne County residents

The largest source of debt for Americans is medical debt.  About 14 million Americans owe more than $1,000 and three...

The Metro: Detroit nonprofit newsrooms providing budget hearing breakdown

Budget hearings provide insight into the critical functions of city departments. This month alone, Detroit City Council has 46 budget...

The Metro: Pistons competing to not have the worst all-time team record

The Detroit Pistons are having one of the worst seasons in history. They are 12 and 53, and now hold...

The Metro: Eastside Community Network celebrates 40 years of service

The Eastside Community Network (ECN) is celebrating 40 years of community service this year. The organization also recently received a...

The Metro: Former US Attorney Barbara McQuade on the ‘sabotaging’ impact of disinformation

University of Michigan Law Professor and former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan Barbara McQuade has seen firsthand...

The Metro: Detroit’s Movement festival celebrates techno music’s history, progression

Movement Electronic Music Festival recently announced its 2024 lineup. The renowned Detroit event celebrates the history of techno — in...

The Metro: Warren Evans says Michigan Dems are failing to engage Black elected officials

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans wrote in a recent Detroit Free Press op-ed that he voted "uncommitted" in Michigan’s primary,...

The Metro: Detroit expands program to prevent basement flooding

Detroit experienced one of the warmest winters on record. More extreme weather events, caused by climate change, will continue to...

The Metro: New leader of Midtown Detroit, Inc. aims to build inclusive community

Midtown Detroit, Inc. recently announced a new interim executive director. The nonprofit has worked to maintain community and economic development...

The Metro: Exploring Michigan’s marijuana tax revenue and consumer concerns

The Michigan Department of Treasury announced last week that it is distributing $87 million in marijuana tax payments among 269...

The Metro: New DSO contract increases pay, creates more inclusive audition process

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra agreed to a new three-year contract last month.  Agreements in the contract will increase the guaranteed...