2019 Michigan Chronicle Women of Excellence Announced

There Goes The Neighborhoods: Meet the City of Detroit’s Storytellers

Michigan Chronicle Hires Veteran Journalist for Key Position

IN MEMORIAM: Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash

Bank of America is accepting applications for 2020 Student Leaders

Tickets Available for the Unveiling of the Ninth Edition of Who’s Who In Black Detroit

ACE Petroleum Lands New Multi-Million Dollar Deal with the City of Detroit

Voter’s Rights: Over fifty years later we are still fighting

The King Effect: Dr. Martin Luther King’s Impact on Millennials In 2020


Attention college students! The Detroit Mayoral Fellowship Program application is now available

#BeScene Featured Event- Detroit Collects: Selection of African-American Art from Private Selection

Greyhound and National Runaway Safeline offer free tickets for runaways

Congressman John Lewis Announces Cancer Diagnosis

The United States Census Bureau is hiring for positions in Wayne County

Democratic Candidate Michael Bloomberg Opens Campaign Office In Detroit

Detroit’s Elite Gather In Celebration Of The Holidays

Census 2020: Why Your Count Matters

Kent Jackson thrives as member of Rockford Construction’s top leadership team

AJ’s Dopest Things: Christmas Edition 2019

Ford announces $1.5 billion investment, 3,000 new jobs in metro Detroit

Statewide crackdown on drunk driving will be enforced moving into 2020

Wayne County wants to explore “Talk It Out” program for juvenile offenders

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Celebrates His Milestone 50th Birthday With A Lavish Birthday Bash At His Home In Beverly Hills

Ed Gordon shares meaningful discussions in new book, “Conversations In Black”

BGCSM Receives $2 million from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to help Reimagine the Club experience

Michigan made $1.6 million in first week of cannabis sales

Derek English Art Presents: “Valued Beauty” An Immersive Experience

Detroit staple Buddy’s Pizza to open this week in Downtown Detroit

Here’s how low-income residents can pay their property taxes in Detroit

DTE provides $5000 to local businesses through Bright Ideas For Neighborhoods program

Olympia Development Appoints Rian English Barnhill Vice President, Government Affairs and Community Relations

Detroit Native Char Glover Launches Pop-up Shop for RocknRemix

CEO Suite Life: The Journey of Kevin Williams

Detroit and Kid Rock have a strained relationship

Gov. Whitmer Statewide FASFA Challenge should be a call-to-action beyond percentile numbers

Your Guide to Noel Night 2019

City.Life.Style. All Thanksgiving 19: Chefs of the D Edition

Three new African American businesses open along the Livernois Avenue of Fashion through Motor City Match

Lions Must Make A Bold Move: Sign Colin Kaepernick

Detroit Prep opens on the city’s east side after $7 million renovation

Omega Psi Phi celebrates Achievement Week at the Charles H. Wright Museum

No Kaep: NFL patronizes Colin Kaepernick with Jay-Z’s help

Demo Day winners setup shop at Downtown Detroit Markets

Detroit TV News Anchor, Evrod Cassimy Announces Second Album

Cable mogul Don Barden honored with street in Detroit

TCF Bank invests $5 million into Grandmont Rosedale neighborhood

Comerica to open new banking center in Detroit’s New Center Area

Black Men Unite To Tell The Untold Narrative Of Black Male Achievement

“Detroit is Open for Business”: Kevin Johnson and DEGC Continue to Power City’s Revitalization

From Incarceration to Innovation: New Plans Revealed for Failed Wayne County Jail Site

Detroit Public Schools Foundation 6th Annual Champions of Education Fundraiser was a Huge Success

Monique Owens makes history…Again! Becomes First Black Mayor of Eastpointe

The People Have Spoken: Weaver out, Neeley in as New Mayor of Flint

History in the Making:  Rory Gamble Named First African American UAW President

Native Detroiter Opens Co-Working Hub in Detroit’s Fitzgerald Neighborhood

Homegoing services for Congressman John Conyers Jr. announced

Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman detail all-star business partnership at Forbes Summit in Detroit

Serena Williams serves up her business acumen to Forbes crowd in Detroit

Detroit Artist Debuts His Work at “Welcome to the Jungle”

Longest-serving Black Congressman, John Conyers Jr., dies

Wayne State University offers free tuition for Detroit students & residents with Heart of Detroit tuition pledge

Duggan will not discipline staff for deleted emails

Detroit prenatal program alleged to have help at city hall

Michigan’s longest-serving Governor, William G. Milliken, dead at 97

Michigan Gets REAL! Secretary Benson, urges residents to be ready for REAL ID deadline

GM workers to stay on picket line until vote on new contract

City steps up efforts to reach homeowners who may qualify for poverty tax exemption

Elijah Cummings, longtime Baltimore congressman, dies at age 68

River Rouge Schools lawsuit alleges Mike Duggan conspired to block advertisement on DDOT buses

Michigan Chronicle 2019, 40 under 40 Gallery

City of Detroit seeking proposals to build commercial development on vacant land near Cass Park

Rock Health Collective to serve 17,000 Quicken Loans employees in First National Building

McDonald’s McRib Tasting Party

James H. Cole Funeral celebrated their 100th Centennial Anniversary Photo Gallery

Former director of Macomb County Health Department files whistleblower suit

Longtime Resident Brings New Life To Popular Locker Room Lounge

Detroiter Comes Home To Help Tailor the City’s Comeback

Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist to Be Recognized as a Game Changer at MC’s 40 Under 40

Detroit’s Board of Police Commissioners Vote YES on Facial Recognition Technology

Is Warren Ready to Move Beyond It’s Prejudiced Past?

Michigan Chronicle 40 Under 40 honorees mingle at Le Culture Cafe

Happy Anniversary, Motown! — Berry Gordy and 60 Years of Triumphs Celebrated at Hitsville Honors

Pickard Family Gives Morehouse Students $2-Million Gift for Excellence and Entrepreneurship

2019 Michigan Chronicle 40 under 40 Honorees

The National Business League Launches New Healthcare Initiative Starting Oct. 1

Despite Controversy Make Your Date Detroit Delivers Results

City of Warren’s Proposed “Rental Ban” Reeks of Racism

Spirit of Detroit goes purple for Detroit Youth Choir

EAST SIDE AND WEST SIDE Project Success: 100 Black Men Pays it Forward by Giving Back to Black Boys

Butzel Long and The Kids in Need Foundation donate 320 backpacks with school supplies to students at The Detroit Leadership Academy

Real Times Media CEO Re-Elected to Board of National Newspaper Publishers Association

Berry Gordy Contributes $4 Million to Motown Museum Expansion

Clean drinking water back on at all DPSCD schools

City set to begin making major improvements to Spirit Plaza starting Sept. 4

What’s in a name? Cobo Hall has been officially been renamed TCF Center

King Gets Its Rings

Aretha Franklin remains in the news as world observes first anniversary of her death

Big Sean self-care panel: ‘Trauma and mental illness is real in the Black community’

TEDxDetroit Returns November 6th

Comcast connects veterans in Detroit with free laptops and WiFi

Dear Mr. President, You Are a Racist: Racism is Alive and Well and Cultivated by Our President

Avenue of Disaster: Construction on Livernois a Nightmare for Business Owners

BGCSM’s Dauch Campus serves as backdrop for Big Sean’s D.O.N. Weekend

DDOT and SMART awarded $2.6 million in FTA Low-No Grant Funding for Electric Buses

Fifth Third Bancorp to Raise Minimum Hourly Wage to $18

Toni Morrison, Literary Giant and Nobel Laureate, Has Died

Kash Doll Drops New Video ‘Ready Set’ Featuring Big Sean

Judge Greg Mathis urges Men of Excellence honorees to ‘fight’ for Detroit

Democrats Battle Over Future of Party Takes Center Stage in First Detroit Debate

Stakes rising for 2020 Dems ahead of 2nd presidential debate

NAACP Calls for the House of Representatives to Begin Impeachment Proceedings


Detroit Mayor Duggan endorsing Biden in presidential race

The Michigan Chronicle is looking for volunteers and interns! 

Michigan Chronicle 2019 Men of Excellence

Street CREDit launches ‘Five and Grind’ summer co-work campaign

Michigan’s Going PRO, largest effort to help fill state’s talent gap 

Vibe Ride Detroit cycles into downtown

Property is Power: Housing Market Expectations in 2019 

Chicago Defender Moves Iconic News Content Digital

$4.9 million Jos Campau Greenway creates easier access to Detroit Riverfront

Motor City Match Round 15 awards $500,000 to Detroit entrepreneurs

Lee Iacocca, who helped create the Ford Mustang and then rescued Chrysler in the 1980s, has died

Detroit Police targeting drivers blocking freeway for stunts

Diamond Dental Dentistry opens in Jefferson-Chalmers neighborhood

Detroit Pistons Reported Favorite To Land Derrick Rose

DWSD invests $500 million over next five years to upgrade city’s water and sewer systems

Femology Expands With New Downtown Detroit Headquarters

Ellis Island Tea wins $300,000 investment at Detroit Demo Day

NSO breaks ground on Clay Center to end homelessness in Detroit

DOPE Dads In The D! 2019

Brightmoor Trike Project pedals into Downtown Detroit

Invisible No Longer: New Exhibition Looks at the Struggle for Gay Rights in Detroit

Is Howard The Right Coach For Michigan?

Detroit Divided: Myth, Reality, or A Bit of Both?

CONYERS CONTINUES AT 90: Birthday bash draws over 300 friends, Congress and Detroit VIP’s, well-wishers, and comments on news

Detroit native and Morehouse grad promised to have students loans paid off by billionaire

It’s time to show Detroit teachers the respect they deserve

The Attack on the ACA is an Affront to Humanity

CEO Dan Loepp: Working with communities as partners is essential to One Detroit and One Michigan for all

Street near old Jeffries Projects named after Willie Horton

Michigan Selects Juwan Howard, of the “Fab Five,” as the Wolverines’ Next Coach

Pancakes & Politics – Forum III Women in Leadership: Leverage Our Clout to Lead

Regional Cooperation Leads to Economic Growth

Detroit Medical Center and Meharry Medical College Expand Medical Student Training Affiliation

Forever First Lady Michelle Obama to Headline 25th Anniversary ESSENCE Festival


Black Girl Magic: Kelli Coleman & Anika Jackson – The TEN Nail Bar

Olga’s Kitchen To Open In MGM Grand Detroit

We Can Do Better: Let’s Start Here

Kamala Harris, Time to ‘Speak Truth’ at Detroit NAACP Dinner

Students Among Giants: NAACP Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner

Russell Street Missionary Baptist Church member turns 105

Detroit Is The New Black Announces New Store In May

A Respected legal mind and civil rights Icon: The Hon. Judge Damon J. Keith dies at age 96

#BeScene Featured Event: “Detroit Love” A Night of Art and Culture at the DIA

Linked in to Detroit

Hennessy Makes Multi-Million Dollar Commitment to Support African Americans in Leadership Positions

Statement from Mocha OB on Black Maternal Health Week and the Recommendations for Black Women Health Initiatives

NFL Alumni Detroit Chapter hosts annual NFL Draft Party for charity

Pancakes and Politics: Building a Better Future for Detroit

NAACP Detroit Branch to host the 64th Annual Fight For Freedom Fund Dinner, a Star-Studded Evening

Will Michigan “Feel the Bern” in 2020?

Herman Moore and Rick Mahorn advise Wayne State sports business students

Secretary of State unveils Detroit pro team license plates

Red Bull Arts Detroit Presents Spring Artist Residency Exhibition Ft. Miatta Kawinzi, Tiff Massey, and Patrick Quarm

‘Goin’ to Work’ Pistons honored for 2004 NBA title

Former Gov. Rick Snyder now Defendant in Flint Water Case

Be Counted: Detroit kicks off 2020 census campaign

UofD Jesuit to purchase and renovate vacant Johnson Recreation Center

Aretha Franklin ‘Amazing Grace’ film debuts in Detroit

Luxury condo, retail, hotel development planned for Detroit’s Midtown

Fixing the Damn Roads, Auto Insurance and Procurement Opportunities for African Americans Dominates the 2019 Pancakes and Politics First Forum

FDIC Leader Praises First Independence for Helping Underserved Communities Gain Access to Capital

Moneyball Sportswear returns to metro Detroit roots

Detroit Edison’s Rickea Jackson gifted Michigan Miss Basketball for her birthday

Crescendo Detroit brings the arts to students

H&M to open first store within Detroit city limits in 2019

Detroit State of Mind: Nas performs ‘Illmatic’ with DSO

Michigan Leadership: Solving State's Education Crisis Critical to Future Success

City to host Construction Contractor event to help small businesses seeking to get construction, demolition work

Michigan carpenters union plans $30 million training facility in Detroit

Negro League baseball stadium in Hamtramck gets 9th inning save

Xenith partners with the Women’s Football Alliance as league’s equipment provider

Pistons host sports career seminar for Detroit King HS students

Historic Saint Rita apartment building in Detroit’s North end transformed into new affordable housing

Cole Centennial Part IV: A company is only as good as its employees

How does the FCA deal affect Detroit’s District 4 residents?

The real story of The Negro Motorist Green Book and how it impacted Detroit

Supreme Court Makes It Harder For State To Confiscate Property

DEGC Names Kenyetta Hairston-Bridges Executive Vice President, Economic Development and Investment Services

Detroit natives recreate iconic photos for Black History Month

Inspirations of a D-Girl: New book chronicles Darylynn Mumphord’s life growing up in Detroit

The Lip Bar Detroit opens in Parker’s Alley

Cole Centennial Part III: 100 Years of Compassion and Service

City of Detroit launches Saturdays in the D to provide free enrichment classes for Detroit youth

College Dual Enrollment expanded to all DPSCD high schools

No Mo’ Cobo: Former racist mayor’s name to be taken off convention center

Boys Hope Girls Hope of Detroit to hold inaugural Festival of Hope event

Detroit Police and Wayne County Sheriff's Office are hiring

Recognizing The Urgency of the Moment: Gov. Whitmer’s First State of the State Address

Detroit Future City Releases Report on “Growing Detroit’s African-American Middle Class"

David Williams II: Motor City to the Music City

Rickea Jackson first girls McDonald’s All-American from Detroit

Detroit Women Empowering Girls Together For 2019 Pretty Brown Girl Day

City of Detroit to host hiring event to fill 50 commercial driver positions

State of Michigan seeks to revoke license of Perry Funeral Home

Mumford girls dethrone King, repeat as PSL city champs

Cass Tech cruises past Renaissance for second city title in three years

Detroit City Council Passes Councilmember Ayers’ Fair Chance Housing Ordinance

City of Detroit launches Saturdays in the D to provide free enrichment classes for Detroit youth

Detroit City Council Passes Councilmember Ayers’ Fair Chance Housing Ordinance

City of Detroit proposes sell of historic Lee Plaza to redevelopment groups

Organizations of color awarded $310,000 at MBK Detroit Innovation Challenge

A Fighter for Justice Until the End John Dingell, Jr., Michigan Leader, and Country’s Longest Serving Congressman Dies

A Fighter for Justice Until the End John Dingell, Jr., Michigan Leader, and Country’s Longest Serving Congressman Dies

Cole Centennial Part II: A Mother and Her Two Sons

NEIGHBORS: Community Blooms with New Life

NEIGHBORS: Active Neighbor Shows Love For His Jefferson-Chalmers Community


College Dual Enrollment expanded to all DPSCD high schools

Through The Nets Podcast: The Basketball Moms of Detroit

Teams Compete for $50,000 each at MBK Detroit Innovation Challenge Expo

Detroit Music Hall wants your artifacts for its 90th

AT&T Announces Believe Detroit Initiative to Increase Opportunities for Detroit Youth to Succeed

Cole Centennial Part I: The founding of Detroit’s oldest black-owned funeral parlor

Motown legend Lois Holden celebrates her 109th birthday

Detroit Pistons recognize Focus Hope CEO Portia Roberson

Eastern and King High School alumni groups honor 2018 football state title team

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent program sees over 5,000 applications started in first 24 hours

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent program sees over 5,000 applications started in first 24 hours

Mootz Pizzeria and Bar pays it forward one slice at a time during cold days in Detroit

Detroit youth summer job program heats up with $150,000 donation

After four years of steady recovery, Wayne County Exec. Evans says it’s time to rebuild

Detroit Public Schools’ Last MANN Standing: Honoring DPSCD’s Evelyn Mann After 43 Years of Service

Detroit’s Own: Joe Crawford has jersey retired at Renaissance


Detroit’s Rickea Jackson selected to McDonald’s All-American Game

Pistons to honor ’89 and ’04 NBA title teams

Detroit Henry Ford basketball debuts new neighborhood jerseys

Kamala Harris Announces Run for President On MLK Day

Social Club Grooming Co. cuts deal with NFL for Super Bowl LIII “Shop Talk”

Deadline for Bank of America 2019 Student Leaders Applications

New Bethel Baptist Church asking for $350K for a mural of C.L. and Aretha Franklin

Hiram E. Jackson addresses lack of black leadership in the City of Warren

Toyota executive Chris Reynolds honored at Cass Tech

DRIVEN IV Automotive Careers Youth Symposium

Neighborhood Natives: What Hood You From?

Don’t Judge Me: Detroit Chris Brown defends himself after police harassment

ASIM Supreme offers all-natural hair and skin products

Bag to Butterflies helps formerly incarcerated women spread their wings

Garlin Gilchrist II stands tall as Michigan’s first black Lt. Governor

Under Armour pays homage to Detroit’s basketball culture

Run Me My Money: Kash Doll gave four Detroiters scholarships to phlebotomy school

Harrison vs. Charlo rematch in Detroit?

Tony Harrison shocks Jermell Charlo to win WBC title

Club Bleu Detroit was land once owned by a black slave

Pistons team up with Toy for Tots to assist Detroiters for Christmas

Parker’s Alley named after free black man of Old Detroit

Blake Griffin joins exclusive quadruple-double list against Bucks

Last-Minute Black-owned Local Gifts for the Guy in Your Life

Dymond Designs Beauty School pulls cape off new location

The continuous rise and fall of the DeBarge family

Abdul E-Sayed makes his case to be the next Governor of Michigan  

2019 Michigan Chronicle S.W.A.G. Awards Application

Detroit Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. read to school children for National Reading Month

For Le Culture: Black Bottom’s new café

Pharrell: 15 Songs You Might Not Know Pharrell Williams Produced

Butt Shots Gone Bad: A Gallery of Deformed Booties

Meet Queen Latifah's girlfriend Eboni Nichols

Vizion 4 Change Celebrity Career Day eyes Oak Park High

NEIGHBORS: Ford Center Offers Services Aimed at Social Mobility