More lower-income residents are evicted near the tax-funded Red Wings arena; black women more likely to develop life-threatening conditions during childbirth; and another priest has been barred from the ministry following sexual assault allegations.
A high-end leather retailer is opening up in the former Tomboy Market building, which often reeked of rotten meat.
After four decades of abandonment in the Cass Corridor, the crumbling James Scott Mansion appears to be on the verge of an ambitious makeover.
The new bar and restaurant has become a catalyst for discussions about gentrification as more businesses crop up in Midtown.
Instead of becoming the next trendy spot for new Detroiters, the apartments will be rented to low-income workers because of strong efforts to combat gentrification.
The restaurant is expected to open this weekend and will seat about 80 people.
There are few establishments left between Midtown and downtown with as much character, earnestness and hometown flavor.
Tomboy Market was a small grocer that served the Cass Corridor’s lower-income residents for years.
Beginning next week, Second Avenue in the Cass Corridor and Midtown will become a two-way street, a sign of the incredible decline of the street since the 1930s.
DTE reportedly purchased the Detroit hotel for more than $3 million as the Red Wings arena .