Quantcast

Latest Metro Detroit Stories

2014-05-21 16:25:14

Top Chef Masters winner Douglas Keane helps set a world record by grilling 500 steaks simultaneously to feed Detroit's hard-working first responders DEARBORN, Mich., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carhartt, America's legendary work wear brand since 1889, today hosted an appreciation barbeque at Roosevelt Park for Detroit's hard-working police and firefighters with a special appearance from Detroit Lions Running Back, Reggie Bush. Top Chef Masters winner and Michigan native Chef Douglas...

2014-05-21 12:21:41

DETROIT, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC) is set to host its first ever Asian Heritage Day celebration on Wednesday, May 28(th )2014, from 4-6pm at the MGM Grand Casino in Downtown Detroit. The event's Presenting Sponsor is Ford Motor Company. Asian Heritage Day will pay tribute to two of MMSDC's constituent groups, East Asian and Asian-Indian Americans. Hau Thai-Tang, Group Vice President of Global Purchasing at Ford...

2014-05-13 12:35:08

- This year's event is scheduled for August 11, 2014 at the Detroit Golf Club DETROIT, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 11th Annual Paul W. Smith Golf Classic kicks off the next decade of supporting Detroit youth on August 11, 2014 at the Detroit Golf Club. After a record-breaking 10th annual outing last year, the event, which has raised more than $4.0M net to date, is considered one of the most successful of its kind in Michigan. The Paul W. Smith Golf Classic is the largest...

2014-05-13 12:34:13

Move Over Euro-Fashionistas--It's a Sell-Out for Detroit's Biggest Fashion Show May 15 DETROIT, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Widely recognized as the Motor City and Motown for its cars and music, Detroit's notoriety may be increasing in the fashion world too. Nearly 1,000 caregivers, families, community leaders and news media from Southeastern Michigan will attend what will be not only the Detroit area's biggest caregiver appreciation day but its biggest fashion show as well....

2014-05-13 12:33:05

DETROIT, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The focused, speedy recovery of the Motor City ignites a stunning decision by local, woman-owned gallery to push businesses to the next level. The daily street vibe is sparking a faster pace. People are working together, combined with positive buzz, to trigger opportunity. Presence II Productions Gallery Of Decorative Art and Design is featuring weekly, showcased collaborations. The campaign debuts May 15(th) 2014 at 1274 Library Street Studio...

2014-05-08 23:03:48

Telematics Update today announced that telematics industry executives based in Michigan are invited on a complimentary basis to walk the exhibition floor at the 14th annual Telematics Detroit 2013 Conference & Exhibition (June 4-5, Novi, MI, USA). (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Over 2000 senior telematics executives are set to converge for Telematics Detroit 2014 at the Suburban Showcase Collection in Novi to debate the most cutting edge issues to decide the future of the connected car. Over...

2014-05-07 16:23:06

Line clearance program improves electric service reliability DETROIT, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months, to improve electrical service reliability and enhance safety for customers. For the past 15 years, the company has received the National Tree Line USA Award for quality tree care. Tree trim crews follow International Society of Arboriculture standards to maintain the health of trees....

2014-05-05 12:26:48

DETROIT, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Christopher Ilitch, President and CEO of Ilitch Holdings, Inc. announced today that accomplished marketing and communications executive Doug Kuiper has been named Vice President of Corporate Communications at Ilitch Holdings, Inc. Kuiper will oversee the organization's communications function, with a high level of focus on the new Events Center District, a key corporate initiative and a symbol of the organization's continued commitment to Detroit...

2014-05-02 23:05:08

National tech conference reveals list of notable Detroit technology innovators, entrepreneurs and business leaders. Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Today, Techweek Detroit formally announced the Techweek100, a list honoring individuals and organizations who are an integral part of Michigan’s innovation ecosystem. The Techweek100 features leaders from all corners of the tech community including prominent investors, active operators and entrepreneurs, educators and other...

2014-04-25 12:24:29

April 27 to May 4 - Laurel Park Place, Livonia LIVONIA, Mich., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookstock, the area's biggest and best used book and media sale returns to Livonia's Laurel Park Place with five special sale days. Bookstock, where all proceeds benefit literacy and education projects in metropolitan Detroit has bargains galore with special deals and spectacular giveaways. -- Monday Madness - Monday, April 28 One lucky buyer will receive a $500 gift card... and 750...


Word of the Day
bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
Related