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Art X Detroit: More Than 50 Free Art Events In The City Throughout April

Beginning next week, Midtown Detroit and beyond will come alive as the canvas for Art X Detroit: Kresge Arts Experience, a free celebration of Detroit’s thriving arts scene.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2015

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Five Must-See Museums In Detroit

Detroit has some of the world’s best museums, making it a true cultural paradise!

03/28/2015

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Special Concert Kicks Off Wright Museum’s Celebration Of African-American History

Grammy award-winner Patti Austin will kick off a seven-month celebration with a performance at the Detroit Opera House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2015

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Celebrating Black History Month, Farmington Hills Residents Hold MLK Day Event

In celebration of Black History Month, Farmington Hills residents recognize the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

02/03/2015

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Metro Detroit Celebrates The Legacy Of MLK With Music, Marches And Scholarships

As the nation pauses to remember civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the national holiday in his honor, many Detroiters took time to honor his legacy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2015

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Best Venues For A Fall Wedding In Metro Detroit

Take advantage of the fall season by holding your wedding at a remarkable location in the Detroit area.

09/02/2014

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Best Museum Tours In Metro Detroit

Get more out of the museum experience by taking a guided tour at one of the acclaimed cultural institutions in the Detroit area.

08/18/2014

A view of Downtown Detroit looking south on Woodward Avenue is shown July 19, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit's emergency manager Kevin Orr filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy July 18, 2013 making Detroit the largest city to file for bankruptcy in U.S. history. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Thousands Crowd Midtown For Annual ‘African World Festival’

Tens of thousands of people were expected to converge on the grounds of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History this weekend in Detroit for the 32nd Annual African World Festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2014

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Local Teen Director Premiers John Brown Film ‘Madman Or Martyr’ In Detroit

A 17-year-old student from Country Day High School could be the next Steven Spielberg.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

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Guide To Observing Kwanzaa In Detroit

Celebrate Kwanzaa in Detroit at one of the cultural institutions in the city that hosts special events, activities or has collections where visitors can learn about the African American experience.

12/10/2013

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