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2014-07-23 23:10:21

The headquarters of a federally funded, $148 million high-tech advanced manufacturing research institute operated by ALMMII will open its doors in the Corktown neighborhood of Detroit this fall. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The new $148 million lightweight metals manufacturing institute announced in February by President Obama will locate in the city of Detroit, officials from the American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute (ALMMII) and the city announced today....

2010-09-27 02:30:00

EMPLOYMENT AND SELF-SUFFICIENCY SOLUTIONS HIT THE ROAD IN THE MOTOR CITY DETROIT, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Detroit Workforce Development Department, a Michigan Works! Agency and the Detroit One Stop Service Centers will reveal the latest engine engaged in the Motor City's move to assist the unemployed and underemployed: the Detroit Michigan Works! One Stop Service Center Mobile Unit, Workforce One. Workforce One will be revealed Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 10:00 A.M....

2010-06-15 14:40:00

Residential facility breaks ground to provide affordable housing to homeless youth as part of an ongoing effort to re-develop Detroit neighborhoods. DETROIT, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lutheran Child & Family Service of Michigan (LCFS) along with Focus: HOPE and The Damone Group, will break ground on Oakman Place Apartments on Oakman Blvd., a $5.1 million affordable housing community for homeless youth, at 11 a.m. on June 22, 2010 as a collaborative effort to revitalize...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.