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Many older residents in Detroit's Islandview neighborhood, currently experiencing an influx of investment, have endured living in crumbling homes year after year.
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belle isle detroit guide a to z
From the aquarium to the zoo, and everything in between.
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In its second year, the Detroit Farmer Land Fund has raised over $100,000 to support around 40 farmers in their journey towards land ownership.  But it isn't that simple for the farmers.
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The Detroit Urban Craft Fair takes over the Masonic Temple this weekend, with more than 100 vendors selling handmade items.
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Here are the best events and things to do in Detroit for the week of Dec. 1, from craft fairs to a bonfire for the greater good.
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Volunteer with the Detour DoGooders at the Pope Francis Center then join the afterglow at the Apparatus Room on Thursday, Dec. 16.
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jamon jordan, official historian for the city of detroit, hosting a public tour
Jamon Jordan, Detroit's first official historian, is a tour guide and former classroom teacher who's made it his mission to share local Black history with Detroiters.
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Like many Black Detroiters, people in my family dream of creating wealth and passing it down through the generations.
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