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U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey to Speak in Detroit

04/01/14

U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey to Speak in Detroit

The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and writer will give the annual Lillian and Don Bauder Lecture at 8 p.m. on April 4, 2014 at Marygrove College

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Freedom House Detroit Case Manager Helps Fellow Refugees

03/31/14

Freedom House Detroit Case Manager Helps Fellow Refugees

Lucy Neighbor, a political asylee, helps victims of foreign persecution seeking asylum in the U.S. at this immigrant resource located in Southwest Detroit.

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Paternity Court Judge Lauren Lake Talks Law, Detroit

03/31/14

Paternity Court Judge Lauren Lake Talks Law, Detroit

The native Detroiter and court TV star sounds off on exploiting Black people for ratings and more. See her show weekdays at 11 a.m. on My TV20 Detroit.

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Saving Money Tips for Every Age

03/31/14

Saving Money Tips for Every Age

It's never too early to plan for retirement. Here are a few helpful hints at how to start investing in a savings fund.

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Black Retirement Fund Disparities: How to Save Money Now

03/31/14

Black Retirement Fund Disparities: How to Save Money Now

African-Americans aren't saving enough for retirement years. Here are some useful tips on opening an IRA, 401k, and other savings funds.

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Tapping Method Teaches How to Ease Physical, Mental Pain

03/31/14

Tapping Method Teaches How to Ease Physical, Mental Pain

Local practitioner Kai Heru Rama explains the health advantages of the 'tapping method' and its rise in popularity among holistic groups in metro Detroit.

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Greek Independence Day Parade in Detroit

03/31/14

Greek Independence Day Parade in Detroit

The historic Greektown district will be a sea of blue on April 6, 2014. Bring the family to check out the music, costumes and fun in store.

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Bring It On: The Musical at Fox Theatre in Detroit

03/31/14

Bring It On: The Musical at Fox Theatre in Detroit

Inspired by the 2000 movie of the same title, this musical rendition will delight southeast Michigan teens and family audiences April 5-6, 2014.

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FoolMoon and FestiFools in Ann Arbor

03/31/14

FoolMoon and FestiFools in Ann Arbor

Celebrate the first weekend of April with artistic tomfoolery and family fun in Tree Town with FoolMoon on April 4, and FestiFools April 6, 2014.

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Dance for Mother Earth Powwow in Ann Arbor

03/31/14

Dance for Mother Earth Powwow in Ann Arbor

Celebrate Native American culture during this 42nd annual event with dancers, drumming, vendors and more at Skyline High School April 5-6, 2014.

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