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Woodward Avenue, or M-1, is the region's "Main Street," stretching from the Detroit River out deep into the suburbs. The Woodward corridor will play an enormously important role in the city's future, especially as the new M-1 Rail project heats up.
Stop by Model D House during Noel Night on Dec. 6
Model D Staff
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
On Saturday, Dec. 6, Midtown Detroit will be humming with activitiy during the 42nd annual Noel Night holiday celebration. Be sure to stop by Model D House (4470 Second Ave.) for snacks and music.
How teens are helping program the city's premier contemporary art museum
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The MOCAD Teen Council is a select group of young creatives from metro Detroit who come together with museum professionals to produce and plan programming for youth and adults.
Along Woodward, residents and business owners have mixed feelings about M-1 Rail construction
Nick Hagen and Matthew Lewis
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Photographer Nick Hagen and writer Matthew Lewis walked the length of the M-1 Rail streetcar route to find out how construction is affecting small businesses and residents.
Bruce Weber, icon of fashion photography, captures Detroit in new exhibit
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Since his first shoot in Detroit in 2006, Bruce Weber has been fascinated by our city and its people. An exhibit of his Detroit photos is currently on display at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Walter Wasacz has the story.
Bringing the party into the public sphere: The Detroit-Berlin Connection recapped
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
A weeklong learning experience based on the connection between the two capitals of electronic music -- Detroit and Berlin -- took place last week. For your reading pleasure, Walter Wasacz, a co-organizer of the Detroit-Berlin Connection, synthesizes some of the ideas generated during the event.
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February development news round-up
Gilbert draws six more businesses into downtown office space
Cafe 78, a new bar and eatery inside MOCAD, opens Friday
JPMorgan Chase, Invest Detroit, LISC among latest group to give millions of dollars to M-1 Rail
December development news round-up
Detroit's newest music venue, the Huma Room, opens with HopCat craft beer bar
Mystery chef lined up for new Midtown restaurant Chartreuse
100-year master plan for Palmer Park revealed
M-1 Rail reveals streetcar design team
Blexting expands to Highland Park and Hamtramck
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M-1 Rail update: First shipment of rails arrives in Detroit (with pictures!)
Source: M-1 Rail
Preservation Detroit to host The Last Service, a memorial for the First Unitarian Church
Source: Preservation Detroit
Exploring the Detroit-Berlin connection
Source: Walter Wasacz
Downtown property owners to vote on Business Improvement Zone on April 15
Source: Crain's Detroit Business
Freep Film Fest features Michigan-based docs, panel discussions March 20-23
Source: Detroit Free Press
MOCAD opens two new shows with Friday party
Source: Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
LTU College of Architecture & Design to break ground in prime Midtown spot
Source: Curbed Detroit
NCB Capital Impact and Kresge Foundation launch Innovative Woodward Corridor Investment Fund
Source: NCB Capital Impact and The Kresge Foundation
Folk-rocker Audra Kubat revives open mic at Union Street
Source: Detroit Free Press
Check out winners of Quicken's Hudson's redevelopment contest
Source: Deadline Detroit
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