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Gleaners Virtual Food Bank—Helping out Apartment Style

Gleaners Virtual Food Drive

Unfortunately, there are very real realities among us, like not having food or shelter. And fortunately, there are organizations that work daily to help. But, they in turn need our help to keep doing what they do. One such organization is Gleaners Food Bank, which serves southeast Michigan. Gleaners tries to make the effort for…

Weekend Fun—February 20, 2015!

Robo

I never would have guessed this spin on a Detroit-based super-hero, but after all, with Detroit being the land of Motown, it could work, as the City Theatre presents Robocop the Musical. Not to be outdone, Elvis Lives is in at the Fox Theatre, the Palace is jamming with the Winter Jam 2015 Tour Spectacular…

The Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers

Secret Society Twisted

The Charles H. Wright Museum hosts the award winning “The Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers.” Storytellers transforming the world one story at a time…real people, true stories, told live.” Love & War Live or by live steam. February 20, 2015, 8pm. http://www.secretstorytellers.com http://www.secretstorytellers.org/tickets.html Visit amazing stories on their YouTube channel: “The Secret Society of Twisted…

Weekend Fun— February 13, 2015!

Barry Manilow

Several premiere and favorite entertainers of our time grace the Motor City and Metro Detroit areas this weekend. Jazz great Wynton Marsalis will be thrilling audiences at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor, Barry Manilow and hometown favorite Dave Koz are the the Palace. If there’s a boat in your future, the Detroit Boat Show will…

Love Gone Wild!

LoveGoneWild

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with an outing to the Detroit Zoo. “Love Gone Wild | February 14, 2015 Birds do it. Bees do it. Find out how animals at the Detroit Zoo do it at Love Gone Wild on Saturday, February 14, 2015, 6:30-10:00 p.m.  Open to both singles and sweethearts, this memorable Valentine’s Day event…

The Many Facets of a Hug!

Free Hug

With Valentine’s Day approaching, there’s always that spike of love in the air. But, Valentine’s Day isn’t just for that significant other. It’s for all of those you care about. Wife, husband, mom, dad, son, daughter, sister, brother, cousin, grands and all. You don’t have to go out and buy a bunch of candy or…

Weekend Fun—February 6, 2015!

ManvsMountain

It’s the weekend!!! Though, I do advise that you put a little weekend in your week to keep life fresh and enjoyable. But, if you can’t get out during the week, the weekend is still filled with all kinds of exciting things to do. 50 Shades of Parody is at the City Theatre, Shen Yun…

2015 Mid-Michigan Women’s Expo

Womens Expo

Mid-Michigan Women’s Expo Lansing Center 333 East Michigan Ave Lansing, MI 48933 February 6-8, 2015 You are at the backbone of the family. You keep the family running, healthy, nurtured and warm. But, you can’t do any of that unless you, too, are taking care of yourself. The Mid_Michigan Women’s Expo is all about you.…

Did Your Team Win Super Bowl XLIX?

Men care

I Hope You Enjoyed Super Bowl XLIX and of course, the food, the party and the trash talking’… The commercials run during the Super Bowl have become a culture unto themselves. Some are creative hits, like Apple’s “1984” commercial, some are creative misses. This year the commercials seemed to be dominated by good heartfelt feelings and…

Weekend Fun—January 30, 2015!

The Light Show

The “Winter Blast” is back in downtown Detroit, Michigan and Michigan State are squaring off at Joe Louis Arena, “The Light Show” is all aglow at the Detroit Opera House, Aaron Lewis is at the MotorCity Soundboard and more…   Michigan State vs. Michigan Joe Louis Arena January 30, 2015 College hockey’s brightest young stars…