Michigan Matters: DTE and State Team Up on Inmate Training ProgramOn this week's Michigan Matters, DTE Energy is teaming up with the state of Michigan on an innovative vocational training program that will prepare qualified inmates about to be released with skills to become much needed tree trimmers.
Wallace Detroit GuitarsIn 2014, Mark Wallace Founded Wallace Detroit Guitars To Literally Build Guitars From Detroit History
Detroit CFO John Hill Stepping Down At Year's EndThe city says Hill has told Mayor Mike Duggan and City Council President Brenda Jones that he will be leaving his post by the end of December.
Former Detroit City Worker Sentenced For EmbezzlementA woman who worked for the city of Detroit has been sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleaded guilty to embezzling $265,000.
Ex-EMT Gets Jail Time for Neglect in Baby's DeathAn ex-emergency medical technician has been sentenced to jail after she delayed responding to a Detroit home where an 8-month-old girl was having trouble breathing and later died.
Glitch In City Of Detroit Computer System Leaves Army Vet Unpaid For MonthsCity officials admit because of a computer glitch in payroll she's been waiting for a payroll check since September.
Playboy Ranks Detroit As Nation's 'Unsexiest' CityThe list calls Detroit the "limp D."
Detroit To Auction Off Surplus Vehicles, EquipmentThe city of Detroit is hoping to sell off garbage trucks, buses, other surplus vehicles and machine shop equipment to help pay down its debt.
Detroit Reveals Malware Targeted City EmployeesShe said two of the targeted files did contain personal information.
Burleson On Brandon Marshall Comments On Detroit: 'Don't Bully My City'"I know he was kind of joking," Burleson said, "so maybe he was just trying to be funny, but save that for the comedians."
Atlanta Man With Ties To Detroit Indicted For Embezzling Pension FundsRoy Dixon is accused of conspiring with former City of Detroit Treasurer Jeffrey Beasley to give Beasley, and others, bribes to obtain approval of investment money from those pension funds.
Economic Development Corp Approves Energy Conservation GrantsThe Economic Development Corp. of the City of Detroit voted Thursday to approve $648,000 in SmartBuildings Detroit matching grants to make energy-saving improvements at Cobo Arena, the Cobo parking garage, Wayne State University, Grand Trunk Pub and the Charles Condominiums.
Mayor Bing Wraps Up Final Counter Proposal Mayor Dave Bing plans to have a final draft of his counter proposal done by the end of the week.
City Leaders In Detroit Can Learn From The Lions Watching the Detroit Lions big comeback win in Sunday's game against the Vikings made me think about the parallels between the city and its long struggling football team.
Learn More About The Detroit Emergency Reference GuideThe Detroit Emergency Reference Guide is part of a larger project designed to help residents prepare for and respond to health emergencies as well as natural and man-made disasters.