The Gold Dollar was a legendary Cass Corridor bar that hosted drag shows for three decades and later featured the White Stripes’ first live show.
The state has fueled the decline by reducing funding, closing schools and allowing nearly 100 charter schools to open.
No area of Detroit is changing as rapidly as the Cass Corridor.
The copper-crowned, ornamental skyscraper offers a breathtaking view of downtown Detroit.
The video includes music from a Grateful Dead performance at the theater in 1971.
Goodbye, Eastown Theatre.
A demolition crew toppled the stage and interior of the once-elegant Eastown Theatre on Detroit’s east side on Tuesday, bringing down power lines with it.
Once billed as “Detroit’s most beautiful dance rendezvous,” the ornate venue attracted musical acts as diverse as Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, MC5, Velvet Underground and The Stooges.
The city of Detroit all but rolled out the red carpet for a British wildlife photographer to take a large tiger, two wolves and a bobcat to the hazardous ruins of the Packard Plant.
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is ratcheting up his crusade against graffiti, fining businesses and homeowners who fail to remove spray paint from their properties within a week of getting a notice from city inspectors.