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Ford has started delivering the F-150 Lightning

Ford has begun deliveries of the . The first customer to get their hands on the electric pickup is Nicholas Schmidt, who lives in the automaker's home state of Michigan, around from the F-150 Lightning plant in Dearborn. Ford of the EV there last month. The EV is replacing a...
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When Detroit Auto Workers Defended a Diego Rivera Mural Against Protests From the Rich

It’s one of the most iconic places in Detroit: The fantastic Diego Rivera Detroit Industry mural covering all four walls in the Garden Court at the Detroit Institute of Arts. When the 27 paintings were unveiled to the public, everyone from Catholics to business leaders to socialites demanded the walls be whitewashed. That’s how you know you’re doing art right.
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DJ Minx’s Movement Festival Playlist: 10 Essential Tracks

Click here to read the full article. Movement Festival kicks off tomorrow (May 28) in Detroit, with the legendary event once again showcasing the best in house, techno and sonic points beyond. Hometown queen DJ Minx is once again gracing the lineup, rounding out the event with a Monday night set. A true aficionado of the festival and its music, Detroit native DJ Minx here — in her own words — selects 10 essential tracks to spin in homage to Movement. Mister Joshooa, Jeremy Kypta, Tree, “Shampoo Dub” “Whew! This track’s vocals by the owner of the salon above the TV Lounge, is...

Things To Do in Detroit in June

Photos By: Bill Bowen, David Graff, @justintmephotography, Jesse David Green. June is the perfect time to visit Detroit and celebrate summer! There is so much to explore and tons of exciting events happening all around Detroit and the metro area. Mark your calendar with a few of these events as you plan your next visit.
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ESPN releases trailer for upcoming Red Wings-Avalanche E:60 special

ESPN released its trailer for an upcoming E:60 special detailing the rivalry between the Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche. During the 1990s and early 2000s, the Red Wings and Avalanche may have built the fiercest rivalry in NHL history, and it’s not an understatement to categorize it as one of the most intense rivalries in all of sports. Now the battles between both teams will get its own documentary courtesy of E:60.

Oconsortium Tech Tour Van To Visit Detroit During ATSC Conference

DETROIT—The Oconsortium today announced its technology tour will visit Detroit June 8 during the Advanced Television System Committee’s NextGen Broadcast Conference, June 7-9, and go live from The Henry Ford Museum. The Oconsortium Technology Tour van will be equipped with a variety of cutting-edge technologies, including ATSC 3.0...
The Oakland Press

Motorcycle club killer sentenced to prison

A lengthy prison sentence was recently handed to a Pontiac man for a shooting at a motorcycle club that left one dead and another injured. As ordered by Oakland County Circuit Judge David Cohen, Gregory Kincade will spend 45 to 80 years incarcerated for the shooting death of Mecca Shea Ramsey at the Night Riders Motorcycle Club on April 27, 2019. Kincade was also sentenced to concurrent terms of 35 to 80 years for shooting Malcolm Chambers that same night, who survived, and 57 months to 10 years for being a felon in possession of a firearm. He’ll also spend another two years for possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, mandatory for Michigan crimes involving firearms.

Founders to release fourth Bottle Shop Series brew

This summer, Founders will release a sweet-and-spicy beer as the next installment in its Bottle Shop Series. The Grand Rapids-based brewery said Tuesday, May 24, it will roll out the latest entry in its Bottle Shop Series — Mango Magnifico, in July. “The fourth entry in this series is...
Lima News

Mobile bar delivers specialty drinks

LIMA — It started when Canankamp was watching Tik-Tok and saw a video of a Detroit mobile bar. It was a Wednesday night. Felicia Canankamp said something to Kevin Streets. That Saturday they were on their way to Grable, Indiana, where they bought a trailer. It was a project from October to May to refurbish and equip the old horse trailer. They got it done, not without trial and tribulations, to exactly where they wanted. Now they’re just open to serve the community a varied assortment of beverages from their own business, Hickory Barrel Mobile Bar.

Michigan Science Center’s Andrea Harp Earns ‘Shooting Star’ Award

Andrea Harp, chief of staff and director of culture and community at the Michigan Science Center (MiSci) in Detroit, has been recognized by MichBusiness with a “Shooting Star” award, which “honors young women on the move.”. “I am grateful to have been chosen as a Shooting Star...

Nine Detroit-Area Jail Reviews That Will Give You A Chuckle

It's never good when anyone goes to jail, but we are thankful these people did and left a review. Sometimes the most important information can be found in the reviews section. What do you do when you're thinking about buying something on the internet? Exactly, you read the reviews to see what other people have said. So when it comes to going to jail, you may want to check out these reviews of some of the jails in the Detroit area.

In Case You Missed It: Top Stories from the Week (May 23-27)

Gilbert Family Foundation launches the Detroit Eviction Defense Fund. The fund will invest $12 million over three years into three organizations based in the city. The investment is expected to benefit nearly 6,000 low-income families per year. Oxford High students walk out in support of victims of Texas shooting. More...