Without public discourse, city council voted 7-2 to dish out $34.5 million to the Pistons.
Before voting publicly on giving $34.5 million to billionaire Tom Gores, council members already assured the Pistons team owner they would get the money – a violation of state law.
Sen. Coleman Young II called for a special prosecutor today to investigate Mayor Duggan’s demolition program after Motor City Muckraker revealed last week that the U.S. Attorney’s Office leaked favorable information about Duggan to the media.
Any reporter who regularly covers federal courts will tell you it’s incredibly rare for the U.S. attorney’s office to reveal information about a grand jury investigation.
Detroit has decimated its once-blossoming medicinal cannabis industry, leaving patients with far fewer choices.
Aaron Foley will write stories about Detroiters who are often ignored by the mainstream media.
The crackdown has led to a reduction of illegal graffiti, but at what price?
Protesters said no one should lead a city after mocking older women, people with disabilities and African Americans.
All six recall petitions filed against Warren Mayor Jim Fouts have been rejected.
Tens of thousands of dead and dying trees in Detroit are in danger of falling on houses, cars, streets, power lines and garages.