Sixto Rodriguez On Life After ‘Sugarman’

Flicker CC Sixto Rodriguez, the subject of the Oscar winning documentary "Searching for Sugarman", was born and raised in Detroit. He...

Congressman Kildee: Canada Should Find Different Site For Nuclear Waste

  Dan Kildee Congressman Kildee is in Detroit this week for a round-table discussion about a proposed nuclear waste disposal site...

Tornado Warning Issued for Washtenaw County

A TORNADO WARNING is in effect until 7:45 pm for Washtenaw County. At 7:06 pm, a severe thunderstorm capable of...

Thousands of Cases of Hummus Recalled Because Of Possible Listeria Contamination

   The US Food and Drug Administration is working with a private company to recall thousands of cases of hummus...

Metro Detroiters to Honor Viola Liuzzo, Detroit Activist Murdered During March to Selma

Courtesy of the Walter P. Reuther Library A group of metro Detroiters is working to restore a neglected park named...

Gas Station TV to Move from Birmingham to Downtown Detroit

Jason Paris/Creative Commons Another company owned by Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert is moving to downtown Detroit. Officials with Birmingham-based...

New Detroit Rules Allow for Demonstrations at Campus Martius Park

Marissa Gawel/WDET Demonstrations in Detroit’s Campus Martius are allowed again under new regulations, but permits will be required for gatherings...

Sussed Out Recipes: The Sussman Brothers Re-imagine Classic Cuisine

Courtesy of the Sussman Brothers Max & Eli Sussman are no strangers to the world of food. Born and raised...

Worthy of Praise: After 53 Years Detroit Native Bettye Lavette’s Gettin’ Her Due

Photograph by Carol Friedman   R&B songstress Bettye Layette has been making music for most of her life. Signing to Atlantic Records at...

Meet the Mayor of Oak Park Marian McClellan

“You can’t cut yourself out of economic depression, you have to grow out.” -Marian McClellan How does a city recover...

Prince Returns To Detroit Tonight

penner/Creative Commons It’s been 11 years since Prince performed in Detroit, but tonight at the Fox, the artist returns to...

Groups Protest the I-94 Expansion

Bre'Anna Tinsley/ WDET The Public Interest Research Group in Michigan, or PIRGIM, is asking the Governor to reconsider expanding the I-94 Highway....