Detroit Evening Report: EPA invests in solar for low-income families; Detroit seeks feedback for oral history project and more

On the latest episode of the Detroit Evening Report, we cover the recent $156 million EPA investment in solar rooftops for...

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...

Deadline approaching for proposals to save historic Belle Isle Boathouse

Preservationists are fighting to save the historic Belle Isle Boathouse in Detroit. The 40,000-square-foot building, constructed by the Detroit Boat...

Created Equal: New book explores gambling’s impact on Detroit’s Black community

It seems like anyone who grew up with family in Detroit has heard of the Numbers. This old-style, illegal gambling...

Created Equal: Shining a light on inequities in Detroit, America

Detroit, and its history, is ground zero for understanding the promise of opportunity and the challenge of inequality in this...

New exhibit takes a walk back in time to Detroit’s first Jewish enclave

A new exhibit exploring the Jewish history of Detroit will open at the Detroit Historical Museum this spring, in partnership...

CuriosiD: What is the history of Outer Drive?

WDET’s CuriosiD series answers your questions about everything Detroit. Subscribe to CuriosiD on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, NPR.org or wherever you get your podcasts. In this episode of CuriosiD, we...

CuriosiD: What happened to the ‘World’s Largest Stove’ in Detroit?

WDET’s CuriosiD series answers your questions about everything Detroit. Subscribe to CuriosiD on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, NPR.org or wherever you...

Reckoning 375: The impact of I-375’s construction on two historic Black neighborhoods

Black Bottom and Paradise Valley were two majority-black neighborhoods on the lower east side of Detroit that were both destroyed,...

CultureShift: Exploring the history of Hispanic Americans in Detroit

Hispanic Heritage Month, running Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, is a time to recognize and celebrate the many contributions and...

Detroit Today: Reckoning with the construction and rebuild of I-375

In the early 1960s, I-375 was created. That highway, and highways like it, allowed people to more quickly maneuver the...

CuriosiD: How did Michigan get the Uniroyal Giant Tire on I-94? And what’s it like inside?

WDET’s CuriosiD series answers your questions about everything Detroit. Subscribe to CuriosiD on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, NPR.org or wherever you get your podcasts.   In this episode of...