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    Coalition: Elected board, no EAA
    The Coalition for the Future of Detroit Schoolchildren, made up of stakeholders of diverse backgrounds, has completed its set of recommendations to address the future…
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    Knight Cities Challenge awards $5 million to cities including Detroit
    Thirty-two innovative projects—five in Detroit–will share $5 million as winners of the first Knight Cities Challenge. An initiative of the John S. and James L.…
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    Know Your Rights: What to do when stopped by cops
    If law enforcement officers stop you, do you know what you should do to make sure the encounter does not turn into a deadly confrontation?…
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    Michigan man beaten by cops says drugs were planted
    If video of Inkster, Michigan officers dragging and beating 57-year-old Floyd Dent wasn’t bad enough, allegations emerged Thursday that cops involved in the incident planted…

    Michigan Chronicle Year In Review

    NATIONAL NEWS

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    Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway Dishes On The TV One Movie ‘To Hell And Back’ [VIDEO]
    This Easter weekend TV One will air its latest movie “To Hell and Back” starting Ernie Hudson and Vanessa Bell Calloway. The new and original production…
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    Arkansas Lawmakers Slow Their Roll After Uproar Over Indiana’s Anti-Gay Bill
    In the calamitous aftermath of Indiana’s “Religious Freedom Act,” Arkansas Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson has asked state lawmakers to redraft a similar bill in his…

    BUSINESS

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    Modern American gastropub to open in First National Building in downtown detroit
    Local entrepreneurs Dennis Archer, Jr. and Christopher Brochert, with partner and general manager, Ken Karam, have announced plans to open Central Kitchen + Bar, a…
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    New Detroit to conduct business education seminars for small business owners
    New Detroit, Inc. will conduct a series of business education seminars for small businesses owners in April and May to provide help with such topics…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    The Michigan Chronicle Show Business Hall of Fame
    You can count them on one hand — soul bands that consistently sell out venues but haven’t had new product on the market in over…
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    ‘Blood, Sweat & Heels’ Star Daisy Lewellyn Reveals Battle With Cancer
    Bravo’s Blood, Sweat & Heels premiered Sunday with a shocking revelation from cast-member Daisy Lewellyn. Lewellyn revealed to her cast members that she has been diagnosed with stage 3…
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    Bye Bye Goodluck Jonathan: How Muhammadu Buhari Became Nigeria’s New President & What This Means For Boko Haram
    Nigeria welcomed its new president yesterday, the military leader and northern Muslim, Muhammadu Buhari.
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    AM BUZZ: Wendy Calls Karrueche A ‘THOT'; Writer Blasts FLOTUS Because White Girls Feel Left Out? & More
    Wendy Williams Calls Karrueche A “THOT” Way harsh Wendy. We’re usually here for Wendy Williams‘ pop culture commentary on “Hot Topics,” but the veteran media…
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    ‘Empire’ Star Grace Gealy Never Felt Light-Skinned Until She Moved To The United States
    Grace Gealy was surprised to learn how divided Black people in the United States are when it comes to complexion. The “Empire” star, who originally…
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    Mariah Carey Has A New Man?!
    There are rumors that Mariah Carey may have moved on from Nick Cannon with a famous director! It looks like Mariah has been cozying up…

    LIFESTYLE

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    DPS School of The Week: Mackenzie Elementary-Middle School
    Shirita Hightower remembers visiting the former Mackenzie High School as a child back in the 1970s. She spent long hours on site at the school…
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    Tiger’s Opening Day at Punch Bowl Social
    When it comes to Tiger’s Opening Day in Detroit, Punch Bowl Social is the place to be before, during and after our Tigers take on…
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    Food Review: Go! Sy Thai Located in Midtown Detroit
    What’s better than Thai Food?  A brand new Thai Restaurant in Midtown Detroit of-course.  Not even a year old, the word got out fast about…
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    BEAUTIFUL NEWS: Two Long-Lost Sisters Find Each Other After 16 Years & Create The First Wine Company By Women
    Robin and Andrea McBride are two long-lost sisters who are changing the game of the wine industry. They recently launched Truvée Wines, an affordable luxury…

    SPORTS

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    Muhammad Ali is on Manny Pacquiao’s side for the big fight
    Floyd Mayweather has a lot of people on his side for his upcoming superfight against Manny Pacquiao. To the surprise of a few, Muhammad Ali isn’t one of them.…
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    Opinion: Was Mo’Ne Davis too quick to forgive?
    Last weekend, a college baseball player called Little League star Mo’ne Davis out of her name (a “slut”) on Twitter. And it was via Twitter…
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    The Tigers make it a first for opening day
    The Detroit Tigers have been around since 1894. And with success, comes pitching. There have been some great ones throughout Tiger history – Mickey Lolich,…
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    Kentucky, Duke, Michigan State, and Wisconsin clinch Final Four spots
    Duke’s 66-52 victory over Gonzaga solved the remaining mystery of which teams will participate in the 2015 NCAA Men’s Final Four. Texas native Justise Winslow…

    PRAISE CONNECT

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    Documentary of Detroit Choir Resounds with Hallelujahs [Video]
    “Good things can still come out of Detroit.” This comment, from Let’s Have Some Church Detroit Style, might as well serve as the documentary’s subtitle.…
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    ‘Preachers of Detroit’ Episode 2 recap and lesson
    [ione_image_credit width=”594″ caption=”1″ align=”aligncenter” text=”Oxygen”][/ione_image_credit] Recap The First Ladies of Detroit invite Female Bishop Corletta Vaughn into their circle, but feathers get ruffled when Corletta…

    BLOG TALK

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    Shame on Inkster police
    In his seminal work, “The Souls of Black Folk,” W.E.B Du Bois renders a scathing critique of the American criminal justice system when he wrote,…
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    Knight Cities Challenge awards $5 million to cities including Detroit
    Thirty-two innovative projects—five in Detroit–will share $5 million as winners of the first Knight Cities Challenge. An initiative of the John S. and James L.…
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    “I’ll take Herman Cain over Ben Carson any day”
    Ben Carson is starting to make me appreciate the political genius of Herman Cain. Carson may be a brain surgeon, but unless you’re talking about…

    ACHIEVE

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    DPS School of The Week: Mackenzie Elementary-Middle School
    Shirita Hightower remembers visiting the former Mackenzie High School as a child back in the 1970s. She spent long hours on site at the school…
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    Oak Park youth dance team wins #MIKidsCanDance Contest
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the Detroit Pistons selected the We Are STARZ dance team of Oak Park-based STAR II Center for Dance…
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    24 Cass students set for paid internships
    Ilitch Holdings, Inc. has created an internship program for students at Detroit’s Cass Technical High School. This new, paid internship program will provide Cass Tech…

    LIVING WELL

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    Fit!Live!Win!: High and low impact intensity workouts [VIDEO]
    Fitness expert and nutritionist Kuti Mack joined Roland Martin Monday on “NewsOne Now” for this week’s installment of Fit!Live!Win! to discuss both high and low…
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    7 food hacks for fat loss
    The term ‘hack’ is being used a lot lately. While it used to have a negative connotation, these days to ‘hack’ is to find a…
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    Molina Healthcare and Jerry L. White Center High School partner for national nutrition month
    In an effort to promote healthy eating, Molina Healthcare hosted a free herb planting class and cooking demonstration for 25 students at Jerry L. White…
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