A couple of weeks ago at the American Society of Association Executives convention in Nashville, the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau introduced a new promotional video touting Detroit as America’s Comeback City.
Today is a special day here in Detroit, it’s “RoboCop Day” and the character gets a bronze-cast statue. This started three years ago when former Mayor Bing was tweeted, “Philadelphia has a statue of Rocky […]
It’s not quite a national holiday, but some would argue that Free Cone Day 2014 should be just that. Free Cone Day is Ben & Jerry’s way of showing their customers appreciation. Customers will be […]
Locality.com has come up with a ranking of the hardest working cities. Data was collected from one million businesses nationwide, to establish a ranking for 50 cities. Detroit ranks at the bottom of the list […]
Aretha Franklin will be in New York today to appear on CBS’ “The Talk”. According to The Detroit News, the Queen of Soul will then return home to prepare for her first full-length concert since […]
The two-day Orion Music + More Festival, curated by heavy metal legends Metallica, will not be returning to Detroit’s Belle Isle next year (the site of the 2013 edition) and will take 2014 off altogether, according to event promoter C3 Presents.
Detroit’s own Aretha Franklin will perform at the 91st annual “National Christmas Tree Lighting”. The Queen of Soul will be joined by jazz legend Arturo Sandoval, the multi-platinum, Grammy-winning band Train and several other artists. Kicking off the holiday […]
Which Detroit Ordinal celebrities are helping Detroit? Kid Rock has his opinion. On CNBC “Squawk Box,” he responded to a statement about local musicians and what they have done for Detroit, “Madonna ain’t done nothing for Detroit.” Kid had […]
Returning from the sidelines after an undisclosed but clearly serious medical issue, Aretha Franklin met the media yesterday in suburban Detroit. According to The Detroit News, she admitted, “The side effects were rough.” But the words […]
As we announced yesterday, Cher will be performing in Detroit April 12th at the Joe Louis Arena. You can read the story here. The 67 year old singer has also released a new video via […]