New International Gardening Competition Coming To DetroitA new international gardening competition is planned for next year in Detroit, near the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory on Belle Isle.
Local Detroit Film Producer Shares His Advice for 48 Hour Film Project CompetitorsThe 48 Hour Film Project is here in Detroit this weekend, and with the competition only a few days away, we sat down with an experienced professional in weekend film challenges. Shane Sevo is a local Detroit film producer and he truly loves the weekend film challenge format. He’s competed for 10 consecutive years in the National Weekend Film Challenge, which has a very similar set of rules to the 48 Hour Film Project, and has won multiple awards over the years.
Michigan Group Set To Host Beard, Moustache EventFacial-hair enthusiasts plan to gather this weekend in Lansing for the first Great Lakes Regional Beard and Moustache Championship.
Last Day To Submit Retail Business Plans For $50K CompetitionTime is running out for entrepreneurs to submit their business plans for the 2012 Comerica Hatch Detroit retail business competition before the August 1 deadline.
Challenge Detroit Finalists Issue Challenge To Detroiters: Love Your City!It is often said that Detroiters are even more down on their city than some outsiders. City residents who feel that way can learn from a group of 66 finalists in the Challenge Detroit competition.
Royal Oak Shop Wins 'Cupcake Wars' It's a sweet victory for Taste Love Cupcakes on Main Street, which just celebrated its first anniversary.
Comedians Wanted For Annual 'Bailout Improv Tournament Spectacular'If you have a talent for making people laugh, a local comedy theater is offering you the chance to turn your jokes into cash.
Contest Announced To Promote Democrats' Free Tuition PlanState Senate Democrats have announced a contest to help promote their proposed plan to provide free college tuition to all Michigan high school grads.
Windsor Hosts 'World Under-17 Hockey Challenge' Tournament Thousands of young hockey players from around Canada, the US and other parts of the world are gathering in the Windsor area this week, where the city will host the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge for the very first time.
Annual Environmental Competition Seeks StudentsThe 2012 Michigan Envirothon is seeking high school students to participate in the outdoor environmental competition.
Michigan Woman Is 'World' Pipe Smoking Contest ChampEight months ago, Sandy Sian had never smoked. So, the 39-year-old Lowell woman is not exactly sure how she managed to out-smoke other veteran pipe smokers to win an Oct. 29 contest.