Artist rendering of Urban Cafe Detroit, the proposed all-African American entertainment complex a developer wants to build on the site of Old Tigers Stadium. (Credit: Francois DeMonique)

Developers Want To Turn Old Tiger Stadium Site Into Entertainment Complex Showcasing African Culture

“This may be just the first African-American development built from the ground up,” said businessman Francois DeMonique.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2013


Developer Wants To Transform Detroit Firehouse Into Hotel

A swanky new hotel could be coming to a very unique location in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2013


Detroit’s Former Pontchartrain Hotel Plans Spring Reopening

A 25-story Detroit hotel that once was an upscale attraction is expected to reopen this spring as a Crowne Plaza hotel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2013

The Hyatt Regency in Dearborn (Credit:

Former Dearborn Hyatt Hotel Gets New Name, Management Team

The former Dearborn Hyatt Regency hotel finally has a new name and a new management team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2012

Hyatt Regency (Credit: Dearborn Hyatt Regency)

Plan Off For Sale Of Landmark Dearborn Hyatt Hotel

A hotel management company says it’s canceled plans to buy the 772-room Hyatt Regency hotel in Dearborn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2012

Hyatt Regency (Credit: Dearborn Hyatt Regency)

Well-Known Dearborn Hotel Getting New Name

A well-known Detroit-area hotel is getting a new name and a multimillion-dollar renovation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2012

Artist rendering.

Groundbreaking For New Hotel In Novi

A groundbreaking ceremony for a new Hyatt Place hotel happened Tuesday morning in Novi. The hotel will be part of the Suburban Collection Showplace Banquet and Convention Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2012

Lake St. Clair-from chopper 3-18-11

Blue Economy Initiative Moves Forward In Macomb County

Executive Mark Hackel says cities and townships are already talking about hotels, peers, campgrounds and campsites.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2012


Former Upscale Detroit Hotel Gets New Owner

A lawyer says a 25-story Detroit hotel that once was an upscale attraction has a new owner who plans to renovate it as a Crowne Plaza hotel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2012


The Inn At St. John’s Joins 2012 AAA Four Diamond Award Honorees

The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth is the latest Metro Detroit property to be awarded AAA’s prestigious Four-Diamond rating for hospitality industry excellence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2012




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