Rochester, MI

Jared Goff’s fiancée, Christen Harper, on vile responses to Lions video: ‘Really can’t win’

Christen Harper remembers exactly what she was doing when fiancé Jared Goff and the Lions won their first game last season. Unfortunately, online trolls did, too. During a recent appearance on the “Courtside Club” podcast with Rachel DeMita, the model reflected on what should have been a special moment last December, when she was shooting for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit and received word that Goff’s Lions had sealed a 29-27 victory over the Vikings on the quarterback’s last-second touchdown pass. “When I was shooting Sports Illustrated this last year, I was in Barbados, and there was this video of me that went viral....
Picture for Jared Goff’s fiancée, Christen Harper, on vile responses to Lions video: ‘Really can’t win’

2 Michigan Cities Named Among The Worst in America to Visit

Another day, another slam on Michigan. just came out with its list of "The 40 Worst Cities to Visit in the United States", and the Mitten State is home to two of the entries. Detroit. Come on. This one's like picking low-hanging fruit. Lazy. Every since the once-booming metropolis...
Picture for 2 Michigan Cities Named Among The Worst in America to Visit

This new restaurant will be the first of its kind in Michigan

Hatch Detroit has helped launch several great businesses including La Feria, Sister Pie, Batch Detroit, and Baobab Fare. Recently, they crowned a new winner who will join this illustrious roster, Little Liberia. The pop-up restaurant won the top prize of $100,000 to help open a brick-and-mortar location. The annual contest...

19-year-old man gunned down outside Inkster party store

INKSTER, MI -- Police are investigating the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Elijah Steward who was killed Saturday night after leaving the 25 Hour Party Store located on Michigan Avenue. According to Fox 2 Detroit, Steward walked out of the store around 11 p.m. and was confronted by someone in a car that had pulled into the parking lot.
Detroit News

Teen accused of wounding woman, 56, in east side Detroit shooting

Detroit — A 14-year-old boy is in custody for allegedly shooting and wounding a female relative during an argument, police said. The shooting happened at about 3:30 a.m. in the 8800 block of Knodell, Detroit Police Cpl. Dan Donakowski said. The location is between Van Dyke and McClellan and between Harper and Lynch.

Detroit Red Wings sign Jake Walman to one-year contract

Walman was a restricted free agent after finishing a two-year contract with a $725,000 cap hit, a deal he originally signed with the St. Louis Blues. He had an arbitration hearing scheduled on August 11th, but the two parties have managed to reach an agreement beforehand. With this deal done, there are no more arbitration cases left for the summer.
FOX Sports

Why Dan Campbell's Lions are a sleeper team this season | THE HERD

Episode 1 of HBO's Hard Knocks premiered this week, featuring the Detroit Lions and highlighted Dan Campbell and Jamal Williams' emotional leadership qualities. The Lions are coming off a hopeful season despite finishing 3-13-1, with many close games, but will they be more successful down the wire? Colin Cowherd predicts how the Lions will finish, including why it is time to not sleep on them.

Detroit Marina holds unique title

With four of the five Great Lakes, it’s no surprise Michigan has one of the largest boating communities in the country. However, what some may not not know is Detroit is home to the largest African American boating community in the nation, and Riverside and Erma Henderson Marinas, both located in Detroit on the Detroit River, are the only marinas in Michigan ran and operated by a Black company. Only two other marinas in the nation hold this title.

DNR Busts Woman Caught Twerking On The Dashboard

It turns out it wasn't so much the twerking that got our fair lady in trouble as much as the other things going on in her car. The incident occurred on Belle Isle in Detroit, when a DNR officer, David Schaumburger was on patrol and saw something odd in the rear view mirror of his vehicle, according to MLive. A woman was twerking on the dashboard of the car immediately behind Schaumburger's.

Motown stars celebrate completion of museum expansion phases

DETROIT (AP) — The historic section of Detroit where Motown Records founder Berry Gordy Jr. built his music empire six decades ago is now looking better than ever. Motown legend — and Gordy’s best friend — Smokey Robinson was among those who visited the newly improved Motown Museum site on Monday night for an event celebrating the completion of the first two phases of the museum’s expansion.
Detroit News

Man arrested in 3-year-old's shooting on Detroit's west side

A man wanted for questioning in a shooting last week on Detroit's west side that left a 3-year-old in critical condition is in custody, police said. Authorities had been searching for Darrail Pulley, 23, following the Thursday shooting on the 9500 block of Littlefield near Chicago and Meyers. Officials said...