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Mom designs and sews the clothes. Aili chooses her outfit and practices poses. The whole family goes location scouting, and when they find the perfect spot, Dad starts taking photos. Later, Mom puts them on Instagram. Meet the Bolers: basically yr fashion-y, Metro Detroit Partridge Family… with a few 2018 twists. Aili Boler, 5, is the breakout -- her recreation of Cardi B’s Met Gala look (also sewn by her mother, Kanaya Boler) earned a shoutout from the rap star and made her Instagram follower count jump from 500 to five digits this month. Kanaya, 27, manages her daughter’s page and posts her own looks for
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regional transit plan
Last edition, Detour dove into the details of the proposed Detroit regional transit plan and the Regional Transit Authority’s urgent maneuvering to bolster public support. This week we’re looking at the tight timeline to push the plan forward and why a couple of local meetings next month have such high stakes.  Anytime I feel myself checking out of some boring story about regional transit, I remember one unforgettable public transit trip I took two years ago in Metro Detroit. It is one example of our system of totally solvable, WTF transit moments. Headed home to Woodbridge from a doctor’s appointment in Novi
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With the constant drone of construction, bumper-to-bumper traffic and flurry of development announcements, it’s obvious something is going on in “The District Detroit,” the name for the area the Ilitches are developing around Little Caesars Arena. But it’s not always clear what that something is, apart from the lineup of games and big-name concerts. Enter Francis Grunow, Nain Rouge creator, former Preservation Wayne executive director and the new chair of the little-discussed Neighborhood Advisory Committee, the public’s voice in the District Detroit project. Grunow knows the ins-and-outs of the incremental progress around the arena, and is trying to hold Olympia Development accountable to
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Take a trip back in time for the story of Asian Village -- an early New Detroit success story that ultimately crashed and burned in spectacular fashion. It’s a tale of miso-fueled egos, corruption busts and $30 glasses of whiskey.
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As everyone holds their breaths waiting to hear Ford’s plans, a townhouse development may seem like small potatoes. But it’s giving us some insight into the future tensions Ford could face in a neighborhood where the smallest changes are scrutinized -- and how the automaker might win over Corktown.
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An aquarium along the river -- an idea floated by the Detroit Zoo last week -- seems like an obvious addition to the cultural landscape, one that could boost downtown’s pull for tourists and families. Even Dan Gilbert seems excited. Problem is, the ratio of hype to details is about 10 to one.
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qode interactive strata
The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.
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The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.
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The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.
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qode interactive strata
The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.
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