Growing Maritime Industry is Ready for Diversity

For some people the “Blessing of the Fleet” church service signifies the arrival of Spring. The annual event marks the...

Ford to Offer Police Doors that can Stop High-Powered Ammo

The Ford Motor Company is offering a new series of doors for vehicles used by law enforcement, doors strong enough...

The Intersection: An Introduction

Nearly 50 years after a police raid at 12th and Clairmount streets ignited violence and carnage, the Detroit Journalism Cooperative...

The Intersection: 1967 and the Arab-American Community

As part of the Detroit Journalism Cooperative project "The Intersection," WDET's Sandra Svoboda hosted a conversation on Detroit Today about...

The Intersection: A Detroiter Tells Her Story

During Detroit's most infamous summer, Melba Boyd was a newly graduated Detroit Pershing High School alum. The 1967 rebellion, as...

The Evolution of a Toxic Dump in the Middle of the Detroit River

A contaminated waste dump in the middle of the Detroit River is expected to get some attention this month.  Representatives...

Heroin and Prescription Drug Related Deaths Surge in Michigan

Michigan is seeing an uptick in prescription drug and heroin deaths. Opioid-related fatalities rose by 14 percent in 2014, according to...

MDEQ Oks Oil Drilling at Southfield Church

Bre'Anna Tinsley/ WDET The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is giving the green light to Jordan Development to drill for...

DPS Students Create Healthy Meals For Lunch Time

Beau Wade/ CC Detroit students are participating in the “Cooking Up Change” competition to create healthy new meals for under a...

Lions WR Calvin Johnson Retires From NFL

Calvin Johnson’s retirement from the National Football League on Tuesday wasn’t much of a surprise. He first said he was thinking...

Michigan’s Primary Results: Predictable and Surprising

Flickr WDET's Laura Weber Davis and Sandra Svoboda are joined by Brandon Dillon the Chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party on Detroit Today, to...

Joan Belgrave: Marcus Belgrave Scholarship

Jameziecakes This morning, Detroit Today's Laura Weber-Davis speaks with Joan Belgrave about the creation of a scholarship in her late...