Attention high school artists! Your work can win dollars, recognition in Detroit auto show poster contest

Attention high school artists! Your work can win dollars, recognition in Detroit auto show poster contest

Michigan high school students with a bent toward art can win up to $1,000 in the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) annual poster contest. In addition, winning posters will be displayed at NAIAS 2019, reproduced in the official NAIAS program, and be displayed on the official NAIAS website. The NAIAS poster contest is open […]

U of D Jesuit, Academy of the Sacred Heart deliver food to homebound seniors

U of D Jesuit, Academy of the Sacred Heart deliver food to homebound seniors

Every month students from the University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy of the Sacred Heart team up to pack and deliver food from Focus: Hope to low-income, homebound senior citizens. In September they delivered the boxes to 60 senior citizens at Warren Apartments. Here are pictures from the 360th consecutive month of Focus:Hope food packing […]

Celebrate fall at the 4th annual Parktoberfeset Sept. 21-23

Celebrate fall at the 4th annual Parktoberfeset Sept. 21-23

If you’re looking for a place to celebrate fall here’s your chance. The 4th annual Parktoberfest is Sept. 21-23 at Beacon Park. The free three-day German-style festival begins at noon each day and features activities and entertainment for all ages. Here are some of the things you can do: The Big Biergarten Tent will feature […]

The Whitney to hold charity estate sale Aug. 25

The Whitney to hold charity estate sale Aug. 25

You can take home a little piece of The Whitney this weekend. There will be a one-of-a-kind Charity Estate sale on Saturday, Aug. 25 where you can purchase outdated china, old and used furnishings, candelabras, glassware and many more treasures. There’s a little something for everybody. At the same time you can help your neighbors. […]

Need more financial info? Fifth Third Bank’s eBus offers free resources to Detroiters this month

Need more financial info? Fifth Third Bank’s eBus offers free resources to Detroiters this month

The Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile (eBus) will be in Southwest Detroit  at Life Directions on Aug. 22 to provide free financial education for potential homebuyers, small business owners, job seekers and senior citizens. The 40-foot bus will be at 1500 Scotten St., which is adjacent to Western International High School and Clark Park. It […]