2019 Michigan Chronicle Women of Excellence Announced

2020 Michigan Chronicle Women of Excellence Announced

Aretha Franklin ‘Amazing Grace’ film debuts in Detroit

Gov. Whitmer Announces Investment in Water Assistance for Michigan Families

Ben Crump Heralded as Black America’s Attorney General

‘SNL’ Alum Jay Pharoah on the moment police officers kneeled on his neck [VIDEO]

Super-sized Racism: Black McDonald’s Franchise Owners Should Matter

NFL Will Play Black National Anthem at Games

#BlackoutDay 2020

Detroit Future City Releases Report Outlining Detroit’s Challenges, In And Beyond COVID-19

Toni Jones: Music, Affirmations and CHILL

Without Help, Black-Owned Businesses Might Not Survive The Pandemic

Kindergarten Is Essential To Improved Life Outcomes For Detroit’s Children

Gov. Whitmer Closing Indoor Service at Bars— Offers Cocktails-To-Go

New Car Insurance Options Start Thursday

Limited In-Person Services To Return To City Hall Beginning July 6

Super-sized racism: former McDonald’s execs strike back in explosive race discrimination lawsuit

Governor Whitmer Releases MI Safe Schools Roadmap

Jennifer Hudson Stars As Aretha Franklin in ‘RESPECT’ — Watch Sneak Peek

Motown Museum To Welcome Back Visitors July 15

McDonald’s USA Launches $500,000 Scholarship Fund to Help HBCU Student

World’s First ‘Industry Club’ for Youth Launches in Detroit!

Black Workers More Likely to Face Retaliation for Raising Coronavirus Concerns

Dope Dads: Happy Fathers Day, Frontline Fathers

1 Police officer in Breonna Taylor killing finally fired!

Rayshard Brooks Killer Garrett Rolfe Charged with Felony Murder

House Judiciary Committee Passes George Floyd Justice In Policing Act

Gov. Whitmer Signs Proclamation Marking Juneteenth Celebration Day

Economic Equality is One Step in Addressing Systemic Racism


Actor Courtney B. Vance Discusses Social Change and Detroit Childhood Roots

Will charges be brought in Rayshard Brooks homicide? [VIDEO]

NO JUSTICE! NO PEACE! Atlanta Police killing of Rayshard Brooks sparks more outrage

Black Lives Matter Founder Finds Hope in Global Protests Over George Floyd’s Alleged Murder

Joe Biden Takes Firm Stand Against Police Murder of George Floyd

Join the Pancakes & Politics Discussion LIVE with Governor Gretchen Whitmer June 18

Conversations For The Culture — City Launches Week-long Juneteeth Celebration

As Lockdowns End Mental Health Experts Warn of Pandemic’s Devastating Effect

Detroit Barbershop & Salon Employees to Receive 15-minute COVID Testing and PPE

Governor Whitmer Declares June 2020 Pride Month in Michigan

Seeing COVID-19 Through the Eyes of a Child

No Policy, No Peace: It’s Time For Police Policy Reform

Hundreds Gather In Houston For George Floyd’s Funeral

One-on-one with Keith Ellison, Minnesota Attorney General [Video]

Gov. Whitmer Order Salons, Barber and Nail Shops To Open June 15th Statewide

Creating During a Crisis: Black Muralist Sydney G. James To Recreate Iconic Malice Green Painting

“It Time To Stand Up In George’s Name” — Al Sharpton Delivers Eulogy For George Floyd Memorial

Attorney General Keith Ellison Charges Remaining Three Ex-Officers In George Floyd Murder Case

Detroit’s Top CEOs Speak Out Against Racial Injustice

Civil rights charge filed against Minneapolis Police Department over George Floyd death

Gov. Whitmer Announces Plans For Police Reform

We Are Done Dying: Protests Erupt Over the Murder of George Floyd and Others

George Floyd Killing Sparks National Outrage And International Disgrace

Attorney General Keith Ellison Takes over George Floyd Murder Case

Gov. Whitmer Lifts Stay At Home Order, Bars and Restaurants To Open June 8th

Six Ways To Contribute To Racial and Social Justice Movements

A Thousand People Protest Police Brutality at The Lansing Capitol

DOJ issues ‘statement of interest’ in businesses’ lawsuit against Whitmer’s executive orders

Former President Barack Obama Speaks Out On George Floyd’s Death

Officer in George Floyd Death Arrested

Black and Blue Don’t Match: Police Officers Kill Another African American

Detroiters March Downtown Protesting Police Brutality and Justice For George Floyd

New Prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery Case Refutes Conflict of Interest Complaint

A Cold-Blooded Murder

Tear gas flies as Minneapolis rioters protest death of George Floyd in police custody

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick denied early release from prison

The Crime of Breathing While Black

Whitmer Unveils COVID-19 Dashboard, Says Boat Request Is ‘Failed Attempt At Humor’

Marketing Your Business During a Crisis

Black-owned construction companies regroup as they restart amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Whitmer extends stay-home order through June 12, state of emergency through June 19

Will It Be A Comeback? Kwame Kilpatrick To Be Released

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Granted Early Release

Small Business Support During Crisis

Gov. Whitmer Partially Reopens Businesses and Limited Social Gatherings

Detroit Fireworks Postponed to August, Set for TV Viewing Only

Detroit Announces Everybody VS COVID-19 Digital Unity Festival

Mayor Duggan Rolls Out Reopening Playbook For Detroit Small Businesses

Whitmer Set to Reopen Areas of Michigan

Mental Health Month — Breaking The Self-isolation Blues

Keeping Michigan’s Entrepreneurial Spirit Ignited during COVID-19

The Struggle to Serve: COVID-19 Causes Problems for Nonprofits

Erykah Badu Vs Jill Scott — A Musical Open Letter To Grown Women

Mayor Duggan Appoints Former Chief Justice Conrad Mallett as Deputy Mayor

Fix The Damn Schools!

Former Senator Morris Hood III dies at 54 from COVID-19

Princeton Announces First Black Valedictorian

Boys and Girls Club Reopens to Kids of Essential Workers

May Is Mental Health Month: Maintaining Mental Wellness During COVID-19

Googles Offers Free Training For Michigan Jobseekers and Small Businesses

SUPERMOMS: Celebrating Frontline Healthcare Mothers!!!

Shooting Death in Georgia of Ahmaud Arbery is Defined as a “Modern Day Lynching”

Detroit Pistons and McDonalds Launch Motor City Frontline Meals

Gov. Whitmer To Allow Manufacturing On May 11, Extends Safe At Home Until May 28

NAACP Launches #WeAreDoneDying Campaign

Mayor Announces Construction Set to Resume, TCF Hospital Closed Temporarily

Legislature Sues Whitmer Over Emergency Powers

Armed Entourage Escorts State Rep. Sarah Anthony to State Capitol

The Faces of COVID-19: Survivors Speak Out Regarding Coronavirus

Pfizer Announces Clinical Trials for COVID-19 Vaccine Made in Michigan

The SBA Rings Bell on Second Round of PPP Funding

Mind Yourself: Maintaining Mental Health Amidst The COVID-19 Crisis

Detroit Businesses Supporting COVID-19

Carnival Cruises Set To Resume In August

Governor Whitmer Embraces Detroit Rapper’s Song

Gov. Whitmer Announces $3.3 Million Buyback For Bar and Restaurant Owners

May Is Mental Health and Small Business Month

Governor Whitmer to reopen construction, real estate, and other outdoor work Thursday

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans Addresses Budget Shortfall Amid COVID-19

Whitmer Stands Behind Stay Home Order Despite Protesters

Erykah Badu Vs Jill Scott in Upcoming Verzuz IG Live Battle

Michigan legislature doesn’t extend state of emergency, authorizes suing Whitmer over COVID-19 response

Pistons Tom Gores and Nets Joe Tsai Team Up to Donate PPE Gear to Detroit

Social Distance, But Make It Ballroom: Detroit Neighbors Dancing Goes Viral

Mayor Duggan and Icewear Vezzo Implore Detroiters to Complete 2020 Census

Governor Whitmer Announces “Futures for Frontliners” Program for Essential Workers

Governor Whitmer: Do the Right Thing

Lives vs. Livelihoods: Addressing the COVID Conundrum

Hungry Howie’s Hires Tonya Michael As New Vice President Of Operation

Mayor Duggan Set to Bring Back 200 Workers

Governor Whitmer Rolls Out “MI Safe Start” Plan To Reopen State

Mayor Announces Financial Assistance for Low Income Detroiters

Lt. Governor Gilchrist Encourage Small Businesses To Apply For Second Round Of Paycheck Protection Program Funding

DABO Hosts Free Testing For Coronavirus Tomorrow!

City of Detroit Launches “Digital Detroit” To Assist Small Business With Online Resources

Feed The City: Forgotten Harvest Tackles Food Insecurity During COVID-19

Foundations Step Up To Fight The Coronavirus Effect

Dispelling The Myths: One-on-one with Dr. Joneigh Khaldun

Michigan Senate passes bills to curb Whitmer’s emergency powers; created government COVID-19 oversight committee

Whitmer Extends Stay Home Stay Safe to May 15, Lifts Some Restrictions

U.S. Treasury Gives Publicly Traded Companies Until May 7 To Return PPP Loans ‘in good faith’

DTE Energy Foundation and City of Detroit To Invest $23 Million For DPSCD Students

Black Businesses Matter, But Will They Get Fair Share Of COVID-19 Aid Money?

Big Sean and Boys & Girls Club of SE Michigan Host Virtual Club Takeover

Detroit Pistons And Detroit Youth Choir Honor Health Care Workers With Video Tribute of “Stand By Me”

The Coronavirus + Census 2020: Being Counted Matters Now More Than Ever

Governor Whitmer Announces Layoffs for State Employees, Anticipates Short-Term Stay Home Extension

TONIGHT! Detroit To Benefit From BET’s Saving Our Selves Benefit Special

Dating with a Twist

How To Watch The NFL Draft And What It Means For The Detroit Lions?

Biden: Michelle Obama Tops List as Veep

Wayne County Projects Minimum $152 Million Deficit Due To Covid-19

Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Order For Coronavirus Task Force on Racial Disparities

House Republicans Unveil Plan To Reopen Michigan

The Rematch: Teddy Riley vs. Babyface – TONIGHT!

While Struggling Americans Await $1,200 Stimulus, Nation’s Wealthiest Reap Windfall

Trump Hints At Monday Resolution For Latest Coronavirus Relief Package

Faith In The Midst Of Fear: How The Coronavirus Is Affecting The Black Church

Mayor Expands COVID-19 Testing, Welcomes Brenda Jones Recovery

Governor Launches Free Mental Health Resources Amid COVID-19

Detroit Police Chief James Craig Returns to Duty

Trump Announces Guidelines for ‘Phased and Deliberate Approach’ Allowing Governors to Reopen States

Michigan Republican Senators Propose Reopening Michigan

Midwest Governors Announce Partnership to Reopen Regional Economy

Senator Kamala Harris Introduces VoteSafe Act In Response to COVID-19

5 Ways To Avoid Isolation Temptation

COMMENTARY: COVID-19: The View Across Black America

Now Is A Time To Trust Leadership

Save Black Lives from COVID-19

Protesters Gather at State Capitol Opposing Whitmer’s Order, Governor Responds

New to working from home? Here are some tips

Detroit Facing Deficit Exceeding $300 Million, Mayor Forced to Make Cuts

The Coronavirus Effect: “Black Detroit” The COVID-19 New Hotspot! Why?

Stay Home. Stay Safe. Stay Strong, Detroit!

“The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel” Biopic Hits Major Chord with Viewers

DPSCD Launches Social Distance Learning Plan

Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Order Offering Relief for Bars and Restaurants With Liquor Licenses

New Detroit Coloring Book Makes for Great Quarantine Craft

Mayor Says Detroit is Progressing in COVID-19 Fight

Whitmer Among Coalition of Governors Asking Trump Administration for Special Healthcare Enrollment

The Coronavirus Effect: Black Businesses Are Bleeding

Single & Quarantine: How to Cope with Single Life and Solitude in Crisis

Isolation Celebrations: Creative Ways To Celebrate Your Graduation Day!

Self-Employed Relief: Apply For Federal Unemployment Starting April 13th

Well-renowned Pastor Bishop P.A. (Phillip Aquilla) Brooks dies at 88

Michigan’s First COVID-19 Alternate Care Facility Now Open, Medical Staff Needed

Surgeon General Jerome Adams Addresses Why African Americans are Being Harshly Affected by Coronavirus

Governor Whitmer Announces Coronavirus Task Force on Racial Disparities

Governor Whitmer Extends Stay At Home To April 30

Governor Whitmer and Mayor Duggan Address Racial Health Gap Amid COVID-19

Down But Not Out: How Black Restaurants Are Handling The Coronavirus Crisis

State Representative Karen Whitsett Thanks Trump, Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 Recovery

DDOT Riders to be Supplied with Masks, Nursing Homes to Receive Priority Testing Mayor Says

Governor Whitmer’s Emergency Declaration Extended to April 30

Black Enterprise Founder Earl G. Graves Sr. dies at 85

Whitmer Announces COVID-19 Supply Arrival, Anticipates Extending ‘Stay At Home’

The Spirit of Detroit Wore Makeshift Mask, Quickly Removed

Detroit Teacher, Poet Brenda Perryman dies

We Can All Help Small Businesses Survive the COVID-19 Crisis

CENSUS Must Move Forward During COVID-19 Pandemic

Rock Family of Companies Stepping Up to Assist Hospitals During COVID-19 Fight

City of Detroit Launches 15-minute Coronavirus (COVID-19) Testing

Governor Whitmer Closes K-12 Schools for the Remainder of the School Year

Detroit City Council President Brenda Jones Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

Michigan Restaurants Can Receive Training to Sell Groceries

Michigan Opera Theatre Launches “MOT at Home” Providing Daily Online Content

Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist Speaks On State’s Responsibility Is To Protect

Detroit Police Department Receives 2,000 New Masks Thanks to DTE Energy

City of Detroit Announces Multimillion-Dollar Small Business Coronavirus Relief Fund

What You Need to Know About Upcoming Stimulus Payments

State Representative Isaac Robinson Dies at 44

What Small Business Owners Seeking Relief Amid COVID-19 Need to Know

The Forgotten Ones

Detroit’s Civil Rights and Inclusion Office Presents Virtual Women’s Summit “Elevate”

2020 NAIAS Canceled, TCF Center Mandated As COVID-19 Hospital

Community and Business Leader O’Neil D. Swanson Dies

President Trump signs $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package

Governor Whitmer Requests Disaster Declaration

Fifth Third To Provide Hardship Relief For Customers

U.S. Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package; House up next

Keep Calm and Carry On: Detroit At Work Helps Small Businesses and Workers Find New Opportunities

Homeschool: The Power of Music, The Goodness in Social Media

Comerica Bank and Charitable Foundation Invests $4 Million in COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Wayne County Partners with TCF for Small Business Relief Loan Fund

Henry Ford Health System Mourns Community Leader Marlowe Stoudamire

City of Detroit Offers Free Food Pick-Up and Groceries For Children

What Does Gov. Whitmer’s “Stay At Home” Order Mean?

State and Local Official Weigh In On Gov. Whitmers “Stay At Home” Order

Governor Whitmer Announces Stay-At-Home Order For Michigan

Tech Town Offers Financial Assistance To Small Businesses Affected By COVID-19 Crisis

Michigan Unemployment Claims Exceeds 100,000 Amidst COVID-19 Crisis

Michigan COVID-19 Cases Surpass The 1,000 Mark

Need A Weekend “Quarantine” Pick-Up? Join DJ D-Nice ‘Homeschool” Party LIVE

Michigan COVID-19 Cases Near The 800 Mark

Gov. Whitmer Temporarily Suspends Evictions

Beware Of Fraudulent COVID-19 Kits

Detroit-Windsor Tunnel To Close Saturday To Nonessential Traffic

Library Street Collective Announces Food & Art Initiative for DPS Students During COVID-19 Outbreak

President Trump Signs Coronavirus Relief Bill

Beaumout Hospital Confirms First COVID-19 Death In Michigan

Guidance to Employers Contemplating Potential Layoffs

Retired Judge Patrick Duggan, Father of Detroit Mayor Dies at 86

Michigan Bracing for COVID-19 Impact on Small Businesses

Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Order Extending Tax Foreclosure Deadline

Census Bureau Statement on Coronavirus and the 2020 Census

There Are Now 65 Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Michigan

Driver Shortages Cause DDOT To Temporarily Suspend Services

It’s Time for Kwame To Come Home

Governor Whitmer Expands Unemployment Benefits for Michigan Workers

All DPSCD Schools Closed Until Further Notice Due To Coronavirus

QLCF, Gilbert Family Foundation To Donate $1.2 Million To Combat COVID-19

Governor Whitmer Orders Temporary Shut Down Of Bars, Restaurants Due To COVID-19

School, Community Resources and Health Reminders As Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Rise in Michigan

Colleges React to COVID-19 Virus with Closures and Cancellations

DHD Releases Statement Regarding COVID-19 Case At Osborn High School

Michigan Department Of Education Approves Emergency Waiver For Student Meals

Detroit Public Schools Community District Rolls Out Action Plan to Families During Three-Week Closure

Wayne County Announces Employee Updates, Amended Services, Due To COVID-19

Women of Excellence 2020 – POSTPONED

Detroit Mayor Duggan Unveils Major Affordable Housing Initiative

Important Things You Can Do To Prevent The Spread Of Coronavirus

Detroit-Based Sneaker Shop Hosts Grand Opening Celebration For 313 Day

Michigan Announces First Presumptive Positive Cases of COVID-19

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan Adds to Executive Leadership Team

DWSD Announces Coronavirus Water Restart Plan for Residents

AJ Williams Explores Detroit in Live In The D’s “My Detroit”

A Vote for Joe Biden to Erase the Malignant Presidency of Donald J. Trump

Wayne County Treasurer’s Office Helping Residents Through Tax Assistance Program

15th Annual Pancakes & Politics Forum 1 Covers Various Issues From Primary Election To Over Taxation

Democratic Candidate Elizabeth Warren Leaves Campaign Trail

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Endorses Joe Biden For President

Global Automotive Alliance Celebrates Appointment of Kevin Williams as CEO

Mike Bloomberg Exits Presidential Campaign, Backs Joe Biden

Could Sherry Gay-Dagnogo Become the First Female Mayor of Detroit?

Gov. Whitmer Signs “Pay As You Stay” Bill Into Ordinance

The Lesson of 1963 and 2020: Be Counted

Detroit PAL Offers Unique Opportunity for Youth with Jr. Officials Program

Detroit’s Artistic Resurgence: City of Detroit Announces Plan with a Focus on Space, Training and Promotion

Detroit Red Wings Empowering City Youth with Learn. Play. Score.

TCF Bank Renews Partnership with the Michigan Chronicle to Invest $100,000 in Detroit Students and Educators

Councilwoman Mary Sheffield wants to end unethical Tax Foreclosures

Who’s Who in Black Detroit is bigger than a black-tie affair

“Shop Local, Shop Small” on National All Things Detroit Day

15th Annual Pancakes & Politics Series Begins One Week Prior to Primary

Michigan Chronicle A Partner in the Newly Launched Black News Network

Detroit Residents Rejoice! Livernois Ave Construction To End This Spring

GM announces $1 million donation to literacy program in Detroit schools

Detroit Housing Crisis: A Historical Perspective

Winter Blast Returns This Weekend!

Empowerment the Mission for Nonprofit Organization “Detroit Heals Detroit”

Chef Max Delivers Flavor with New Signature Spice Blends Collections

Hottest New Restaurant in English Village? Ivy Kitchen + Cocktails

AT&T Believe Detroit: Improving Outcomes for Detroiters

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

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

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

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

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

Vizion 4 Change Celebrity Career Day eyes Oak Park High

The continuous rise and fall of the DeBarge family

NEIGHBORS: Ford Center Offers Services Aimed at Social Mobility

Grab Passes To ‘Best Of Enemies’

Pharrell: 15 Songs You Might Not Know Pharrell Williams Produced

$1.2 million up for grabs at Quicken Loans Detroit Demo Day

Butt Shots Gone Bad: A Gallery of Deformed Booties

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