downtown Detroit

Ther One Woodward Ave. building in Detroit. (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Dan Gilbert Buys One Woodward Building

A Detroit building designed by World Trade Center architect Minoru Yamasaki has a new owner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2012

(Facebook Photo/Bagger Dave's Legendary Burger Tavern)

Bagger Dave’s To Open New Burger Tavern In Downtown Detroit

A new restaurant is coming to downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2012

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images-File)

Bing Said City Workers Feel ‘Entitled,’ Says His Job Second Only To Obama’s

“It’s probably the second most difficult job in this country behind the president,” Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said.

CBS Detroit–11/29/2012

November 24th, 2011 (credit: Steve Wiseman /CBS Radio Detroit)

Guide To America’s Thanksgiving Parade In Detroit

The 86th America’s Thanksgiving Parade, one of the country’s oldest and most celebrated parades, will kick-off on the corner of Woodward and Mack on Thursday, November 22 at 10 a.m.

CBS Detroit–11/20/2012

View of Detroit from the Greektown Casino parking deck. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

SBTDC Moves Downtown

The Southeast Michigan Region of the Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Center is moving from Midtown to Downtown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012

WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher

Tours, Food, Culture And More In Detroit This Weekend For World Series

Baseball fans coming to Detroit for the World Series this weekend won’t have any problems finding things to do before and after the games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2012

Credit: Victor S. Mangona, V. Valentin Fotografie

Detroit Opening Arms To World Series Visitors

Work is under way in Detroit to welcome visitors coming to town for baseball’s World Series.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2012

Salvatore Aiello models his "Don't be afraid of Detroit" t-shirt. (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Don’t Be Afraid Of Detroit: Man’s Mission To Change Minds 1 T-Shirt At A Time

The excitement surrounding the Tigers clinching a spot in the World Series has one Detroit resident working to give the city’s image a boost.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2012

The Chase Tower. Photo from Wikimedia Commons

Marketing Firm Rock Connections Moving To Downtown Detroit

Another of Dan Gilbert’s many business ventures is moving to Downtown Detroit. Rock Connections LLC, a marketing company launched in May, will bring 115 employees into the Chase Tower building, a 14-story high rise located at 611 Woodward Ave.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2012

Crews work to restore power to the Millender Apartment building in downtown Detroit after a problem with an undergroud cable took parts of the city off the grid. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Parts Of Downtown Detroit Lose Power

Authorities say an underground cable problem is causing a power outage for several parts of downtown Detroit Thursday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2012