Businessman Dan Gilbert has testified during Detroit’s bankruptcy trial that the city’s high crime rate, poor school system, unemployment and blighted neighborhoods are its major challenges.
Dan Gilbert, the CEO of Rock Ventures, traveled to San Francisco to personally pitch opportunities in Detroit to those in Silicon Valley.
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan spoke on Sports Illustrated’s SI Now podcast and said that he thinks bringing the Detroit Pistons back to the city will benefit the area.
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Some people believe James owes Cleveland. I’m not one of those people. Basketball is a business, so James is a businessman. He has no obligation to the Cavs. He should do what he believes is best for him, his family and his career.
Bedrock Real Estate Services has bought the home of The Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press.
Six decades ago Detroit was the home to innovation, and with the current start-up culture in the city, it is returning to its roots, says AOL co-founder Steve Case.
It’s the first shoe store of its kind in the city, which made headlines the last couple of years with other firsts — including chain grocery stores Meijer and Whole Foods, and a Starbucks.
“There is nothing like us downtown,” said Schaefer-Janssen, who is excited about being part of something bigger happening in the city. “I wanted to part of the rebirth of Detroit.”
Hudson’s store was founded in 1881 in Detroit. The site has remained vacant since the building was torn down over a decade ago.