Detroit's Iconic Joe Louis Fist Sculpture Getting MakeoverThe monument to the late heavyweight champion was commissioned with a $350,000 grant from Sports Illustrated magazine.
Joe Louis Gym To Reopen As A RestaurantThe project will cost $50 million in all and include the construction of 150 homes across the street.
Ex-Joe Louis Training Site In Detroit To Become RestaurantDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan says a long-closed recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained will house an upscale restaurant as part of a $50 million development project.
Detroit Unveils $50 Million Plan For Ex-Louis Training SiteDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan says he'll release details Tuesday of a $50 million plan to redevelop a recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained.
Duggan To Announce $50 Million Renovation Plan For Joe Louis' Old Training SiteDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan says he'll release details Tuesday of a $50 million plan to redevelop a recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained.
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Officials: Tax Payments Current At Joe Louis ArenaOfficials say the company that leases Joe Louis Arena for Detroit Red Wings games is up to date on paying property taxes at the arena.
Detroit Mayor Now Accepting Ideas To Save Rec Center Where Joe Louis Trained"...If there's any way to save this building we're going to."
Detroit Recreation Center Where Joe Louis Trained May Be Demolished"It is slated to come down this fall unless someone presents a workable redevelopment plan."
Mayor Bing: Vacant Housing Project Coming DownDetroit Mayor Dave Bing says a now-vacant housing project where singers Diana Ross and the Supremes lived before becoming Motown superstars will be demolished.
Rihanna To Bring 'Diamonds' Tour To DetroitAs announced Friday by Live Nation, the tour’s international promoter, Rihanna will be in Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21.
Joe Donovan's Detroit History: Happy Birthday Fist!What some decried as a negative representation of belligerence and hostility has matured into an icon of a city that exhibits courage and strength even in the face of seemingly overwhelming odds.