Each Thursday at noon, join the COVID313 Community Coalition for Families and Students for a Virtual Townhall focused on supporting parents, students, and families during the Coronavirus outbreak.Read More
Author: Zosette Guir
Apr 12, 2021
Join Maria as she learns more about Islam at the Muslim Unity Center in Bloomfield Township.Read More
Mar 25, 2021
Hundreds gathered in Detroit to denounce hate against the AAPI community. The need for caregivers is rapidly growing along with MI’s aging population.Read More
Mar 19, 2021
Stephen talks with the CEO and the Chief Clinical Officer of The Children’s Center about the mental health issues and trauma being experienced by kids.Read More
Mar 18, 2021
Declining enrollment is a sign of a turbulent year for Michigan students. If the trend doesn’t reverse, it could also spell financial problems for districts across the state.Read More
News From Around Detroit
- First Communion is much different this year for metro Detroit Catholic families, churchesby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
From virtual retreats to catechism classes on Zoom, this First Communion season is marked by big changes because of the pandemic.
- Top 10 Cares kicks off food distribution to people in need, plans to help more Thursdayby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
On Thursday, the Detroit Free Press/Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Top 10 Cares initiative will hand out free meals at Inkster's Womack Temple.
- Whitmer pledges to ramp up COVID-19 treatment, but no word on new Michigan restrictionsby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
While the treatment can prevent severe symptoms in those with COVID-19, Whitmer made no mention of increasing restrictions ahead of a news conference.
- Mayor Duggan alarmed by COVID-19 surge, urges Detroiters to get vaccineby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Mayor Mike Duggan urges Detroiters to get vaccinated as city's COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations rise. City has new text system to provide sites.
- 2 Whitmer plot suspects, twin brothers, released from house arrest, but must wear tethersby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
The Null brothers are among 14 men facing terrorism charges stemming from what officials say was an attempted — but thwarted — plot to kidnap Whitmer.
- Lawsuit describes night of fear for Wall of Moms protester
In the lawsuit filed in federal court in Portland, Oregon, Jennifer Kristiansen also accused an unnamed federal agent of groping her breast and buttocks as he trapped her against a wall, leading her to fear she would be raped.
- Biden says U.S. will still 'hold Taliban accountable' after troops leave Afghanistan
President Joe Biden formally announced Wednesday that the United States would withdraw all troops from Afghanistan by September 11, 20 years since the fateful day that led to the U.S. invasion. More than 2,300 American soldiers have lost their lives in what's become the country's longest war. John Yang begins our coverage.
- News Wrap: Kim Potter charged with second-degree manslaughter after shooting Daunte Wright
In our news wrap Wednesday, Kim Potter, the former police officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright outside Minneapolis was charged with second-degree manslaughter. Then, a scathing new report blames the leadership of the Capitol Police for a raft of failures before January 6. And, the Biden administration has proposed ending a Trump-era ban on federally funded clinics referring women for abortions.