What the US Census’ new ‘MENA’ category means to Arab Americans

The state Office of Management and Budget recently announced the addition of a Middle Eastern or North African (MENA) category...

Earthquake centered near New York City rattles the Northeast

NEW YORK (AP) — An earthquake shook the densely populated New York City metropolitan area Friday morning, the U.S. Geological...

Alternate Take: Hear new music from Sean Ono Lennon, The High Llamas and more

This week on Alternate Take, I play new selections from London’s The High Llamas, jazz-focused music from Sean Ono Lennon, an...

Population report shows warning for Michigan’s future

Michigan’s population is expected to have about another decade of slow growth before eventually declining below current numbers by 2050....

The Metro Events Guide: Where to watch the eclipse in Detroit, and more to do this weekend

This week, we’ve got world-renowned classical musicians, groundbreaking film festivals and local comedy lineups. Plus, where to watch the upcoming...

Detroit Evening Report: Nonprofit to host Black Religion Summit in Detroit’s Dexter-Linwood neighborhood

Local nonprofit group Dream of Detroit is hosting a Black Religion Summit later this month to bring together Black people...

Created Equal: What Detroit’s credit bump says about the financial health of the city, residents 

Detroit’s credit rating is moving up — nearly 10 years after the bankruptcy — which means government operations are normalizing...

The Metro: New online Kresge exhibit inspired by Detroit disc jockey Electrifying Mojo

Kresge Arts in Detroit will debut a new online exhibition next week featuring the work of its 2023 Kresge Artist...

CAIR reports increase in discrimination complaints against Michigan muslims

The Michigan chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) released a civil rights report this week that cited...

Detroit plans to launch autonomous shuttle pilot this summer

The City of Detroit announced this week that it will launch an autonomous shuttle route later this year. The free,...

Some conservation clubs, state NRC clash over coyote management

Starting this year, hunters are not allowed to target coyotes between mid-April and mid-July. The Michigan Natural Resources Commission (NRC)...

The Boulevard: Hear new tracks from local legends Octave One, Kyle Hall and more

This week on The Boulevard, we celebrated “The Godfather of House” Frankie Knuckles. Frankie was a pioneering DJ, record producer,...