Family Stories

Dion Shepherd Jr. Talks About 60 Days In and What’s Next

Dion Shepherd Jr. a 25-year-old Detroit native talks about his time in jail and how he plans to make a difference not only in his community but the world around him. Dion’s ambitious personality have gotten him far in just a short period of time, working with Dog the Bounty Hunter his senior year of college,… Continue reading Dion Shepherd Jr. Talks About 60 Days In and What’s Next

PAL/AYF League

Bates Talks Plans for Future in Football

JaVari Bates opens up about football, his college opportunities and plans on career in the NFL. Since the original story about how Detroit PAL and AYF football saved him from the streets, he is now making plans on his future in football. This past football season was his first as a player for his school’s… Continue reading Bates Talks Plans for Future in Football

Family Stories

Great Weather and Clear Sky’s lead Detroiters to Meridian Winter Blast

Meridian Winter Blast is back in the city of Detroit January 20-22 and many Metro-Detroiters are making their way to Campus-Martius Park to get in on all the fun. For the 12th time, the Winter Blast has brought many people in the city of Detroit and surrounding area’s together for a weekend of fun. The… Continue reading Great Weather and Clear Sky’s lead Detroiters to Meridian Winter Blast

Family Stories

Downtown Plymouth Draws Huge Crowd for Plymouth Ice Fest 17

Residents from all over Michigan are expected to pack Kellogg Park for the 35th annual Plymouth Ice Festival on January 6th through 8th. The organizers of the event expect over 100,000 visitors this year due to weather being a lot better than previous years, and the increase in sponsorship. The Festival draws more than just… Continue reading Downtown Plymouth Draws Huge Crowd for Plymouth Ice Fest 17

Family Stories

Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries: Leading the Community in Outreach and Support

The Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries facilitates many shelters for people that battle addiction, are homeless, and also assist the community with proper help and recourses. During this bitter cold season DRMM also operates warming centers and soup kitchens, helping the less fortunate residents of the community. For 107 years DRMM have established and provided residential… Continue reading Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries: Leading the Community in Outreach and Support

Family Stories

Michigan Museums Expect More Families for Upcoming Winter Season

https://spark.adobe.com/video/9Hqkrd3LGvig6/embed Popular Detroit museums will draw in more families now that the snow is coming. Detroit is known for more than sports, there is a rich history in art and ancestry and is also known as “The Motor City” around the country. The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit Historical Museums, Michigan Science Center, and Hitsville… Continue reading Michigan Museums Expect More Families for Upcoming Winter Season

NFL Stories

Lions First Place Seat Brings Fans Back to Ford Field

Detroit Lions Logo 3D Image. Photo taken by: Whitney Bryan The Detroit Lions are ranked number one in the NFC North and their fans are considering becoming season ticket holders due to the team’s comeback in recent years. The Detroit Lions aren’t known to be fan favorites due to their poor performance overtime. Although there… Continue reading Lions First Place Seat Brings Fans Back to Ford Field

Family Stories

Detroiters Flock Downtown for 90th Thanksgiving Day Parade

America’s Thanksgiving Parade draws nearly 1 million people to Woodward Ave to enjoy a morning of family and safe holiday tradition, celebrating its 90th anniversary in Detroit, Michigan. Many people travel from all across the country to enjoy the floats, balloon and band displays traveling in the parade. This is the 92nd year of the… Continue reading Detroiters Flock Downtown for 90th Thanksgiving Day Parade