Though it never seemed to end, March is back again, ringing in the one-year anniversary of America's COVID-19 lockdown conundrum. As calls for a few weeks of lockdown turned to months and finally a year, let's take a trip through history to remember how Detroit
After uncertainty over whether or not the newest round of Coronavirus Aid would pass, President Trump signed the bill, despite showing a rare sense of decency with calls for an increase in direct aid checks to $2000 for those in need. With the President string
Governor Gretchen Whitmer released the MI Safe Schools Return to School Roadmap that outlines a number of safety protocols schools will need to follow before reopening in the Fall. On top of the roadmap, Whitmer also signed Executive Order 2020-142, which will provide a structure
For the first time in two months, Julie Classen reported to work last Monday. The automotive veteran was one of the first workers to head back to the Michigan Assembly Plant as Ford began the challenging job of relaunching the sprawling U.S. production network it
Community leaders and nonprofits gathered at the Brightmoor Alliance, Baber Memorial Church Friday to distribute masks to Detroiters as part of the broader community efforts to bring relief amid COVID-19. The initiative came as part of the 100,000 Masks for Detroit Families and Children Initiative
Michigan Fields is a new grocery-delivery service working to promote locally grown and farmed grocery goods, while also helping to provide easy access to food amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. As there is a concern for supply lines and access to food amid the pandemic,
It’s easy to drive right by the non-descript building in Vreeland, Michigan, you might even miss the sign that reads, “Ford.” Until a few weeks ago, the facility was idled, like most all North American automotive operations, due to efforts to control the coronavirus pandemic.
Formed in 2009 by the Detroit City Council, the Detroit Grocery Coalition is an organization created by the Detroit Food Policy Council and is committed to ensuring the development and maintenance of a sustainable and equitable food system for the city of Detroit. Amid the