Detroit to host FIRST Robotics World Championship in 2018

Detroit to host FIRST Robotics World Championship in 2018

It’s something we 20th century children of Detroit only thought would exist in our wildest fantasies of the future. A FIRST Robotics World Championship held in our city. It is happening. Detroit will host the championship for three years beginning in April 2018. During the event Cobo Center and Ford Field will be overrun with […]

There will be dancin’ in the streets around Detroit’s Downtown Synagogue Oct. 12

There will be dancin’ in the streets around Detroit’s Downtown Synagogue Oct. 12

  If you’re in the neighborhood around the Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue on October 12 you’re going to see people dancing in the streets carrying the Torah. It’s an age-old tradition called Simchat Torah that celebrates the Jewish love and study of the Torah. The event is appropriately called “Dancin’ in the Streets: Simchat Torah.” Simchat […]

CruisIN’ the D celebrates the city that put the world on wheels August 18-20

CruisIN’ the D celebrates the city that put the world on wheels August 18-20

Detroit is called the Motor City for a reason.That international automotive legacy will be celebrated during CruisIN’ the D August 18-20. Founder Gregory Reed felt Detroit’s slogan – “putting the world on wheels” – should be honored. “Detroit is the automotive capital of the world, and it didn’t have a cruise,” he says. “I thought it […]