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Reading Works aims to transform metro Detroit’s adult illiteracy by 2020

By Mike Fossano On October 2nd, a new coalition of business, civic, educational, philanthropic and media partners began an unprecedented campaign to help combat illiteracy rates in metro Detroit. The campaign, called Reading Works, is raising money and seeking volunteers … Continue reading

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An Important Friday, 3,000th Home to Fall

By Jeffrey Buck This morning brought good news, as it was announced that Mayor Dave Bing will be on hand at 3 p.m. today to watch the 3,oo0th home during his term meet the wrecking ball. In a city plagued … Continue reading

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State of the City, Detroit looks to continue to rise

Yesterday, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing addressed a packed Orchestra Hall giving his State of the City speech. Movers and Shakers from across Michigan were  in attendance, including Gov. Rick Snyder, Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh, along with his fellow council … Continue reading

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