Neighborhoods

Hardwood Antics from Harlem Come to Town

The NBA Playoffs kick off this weekend, but sadly, our hometown Pistons won’t be part of the action this year. But that doesn’t mean you can’t see some sweet live hoops action this weekend. As we covered in this week’s Weekend Fun, the Harlem Globetrotters bring their unique style and skills to The Palace this…

Weekend Fun—April 17, 2015!

MemphisMusical

Music and laughter once again fill the Detroit night as “Memphis the Musical” plays at Fox Theatre, Whoopi Goldberg exits at MotorCity Casino Sound Board, the Harlem Globetrotters entertain at The Palace of Auburn Hills, and more…   Whoopi Goldberg Sound Board at Motorcity Casino April 17, 2015 http://www.olympiaentertainment.com/events/detail/whoopi-goldberg     Memphis The Musical Fox…

Administrative Professionals Week — April 19 – April 25, 2015

Admin Pro Day 2

What was formerly known as Secretaries Day has evolved into Administrative Professionals Day. This event is to officially recognize the work of secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionist and other administrative support professionals that are the foundation that keep businesses running. Over the years, it has expanded to Administrative Professionals Week and has become one of the…

Weekend Fun—April 10, 2015!

Chuddington

If you are into to gaming, animation, internet culture, television, film, literature, and such, then you should definitely be heading down to the Midwest Media Expo being held at the RenCen this weekend. For other creatives, Ann Arbor’s Festifools and FoolMoon, will keep you captivated…   CHUGGINGTON LIVE! The Great Rescue Adventure Fox Theatre April…

April 7—World Health Day 2015

WHO Safe Food

What is in your meal?  Where did the ingredients come from? Were they properly – and safely – handled from every stage, from farm to plate? The WHO is advocating for action in these areas on this World Health Day as it calls on producers, policy-makers and the public to promote food safety. Over 200…

Living Apartment Style—Spring Cleaning Green

Spring-Cleaning

Although the calendar says it’s Spring, most of the past few days still feel like Winter. I’m anxious to fling open the windows and curtains and bask in the warm sunshine of Spring. (You, too?) But the colder winter-like temperatures haven’t stopped the beginning of the Spring Cleaning season. It’s a ritual. A purging. A…

Weekend Fun—April 3, 2015!

Katt

Easter weekend hops into focus at the Detroit Zoo with the fun-filled Bunnyville egg-stravaganza. Loads of fun for the little and big ones. For the adult-minded jazz lovers Fourplay and Incognito are headlining at the Detroit Opera House in the Easter Jazz Spectacular. Katt Williams will help you get your laugh on at The Joe…

April Fool’s Day Humor

Fool Humor

April 1st  This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four.  ~Mark Twain, Pudd’nhead Wilson, 1894 April fool, n.  The March fool with another month added to his folly.  ~Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame…

Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day

Global Cit Earth Day

April is typically the month of the year when we in the northern hemisphere experience an awakening from the hibernation of winter of ourselves and our climate. Flowers and trees are starting their yearly bloom and it brings on excitement of the upcoming season of warm weather and outdoor fun. While attention to our climate…

Weekend Fun—March 27, 2015

Heart

This Sunday, the Eastern Market shines with “All Things Detroit”, step right up and join in the 4th Annual Ann Arbor Marathon. Heart, along with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will surely entertain at the Palace of Auburn Hills, and more…   HEART with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts The Palace of Auburn Hills March…