Love Island Detroit: A photo essay of young love on Detroit’s Belle Isle

Early on in my relationship, I sent my boyfriend a song, “Belle Isle,” by Anna Burch. It’s a song drenched in summer…

By Amy Sacka

Love island Detroit: A photo essay of young love on Detroit’s Belle Isle
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Photos from the ‘Squad’ rally in Detroit

Members of the "Squad" — U.S. Representatives Rashida Tlaib of Detroit, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York City, Ayanna Pressley of Boston, and…

By Marc Klockow

Photos from the ‘Squad’ rally in Detroit
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Everyone we saw supporting abortion rights at the Downriver Rally for Bodily Autonomy in Wyandotte

On Thursday, an estimated 1,800 people gathered at Wyandotte's Bishop Park for the Downriver Rally for Bodily Autonomy to protest in support…

By Joe Maroon

Everyone we saw rallying at the Downriver Rally for Bodily Autonomy in Wyandotte
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Everyone we saw marching in Detroit for reproductive rights after 'Roe v. Wade' was overturned on Friday

The Michigan Coalition for Reproductive Liberation held an emergency rally on Friday evening following a decision to overturn Roe v. Wade by the…

By Marc Klockow

Everyone we saw marching in Detroit for reproductive rights after 'Roe v. Wade' was overturned on Friday
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Everything we saw at the 2022 Juneteenth Family Reunion in Southfield

On June 19, people across the country celebrated Juneteenth, commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. That included the 4th annual Juneteenth…

By Marc Klockow, Tyrell Boydston

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Metro Detroiters march for Palestine on 74th anniversary of Nakba

In Dearborn, metro Detroiters gathered on Sunday to commemorate the Nakba, also known as the Palestinian Catastrophe, or the creation of Israel…

By Marc Klockow

Metro Detroiters march for Palestine on 74th anniversary of Nakba
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Everyone we saw marching for reproductive rights in Detroit on Saturday

Detroiters took to the streets to march in support of abortion rights on Saturday, May 7, following the leak of a draft…

By Marc Klockow

Everyone we saw marching for reproductive rights in Detroit on Saturday
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Detroiters march for abortion rights following news that ‘Roe v. Wade’ could soon be overturned

Detroiters took to the streets to march in support of abortion rights on Tuesday, May 3, following the leak of a draft…

By Marc Klockow

Detroiters march for abortion rights
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30 essential Detroit area brunches you should have tried by now

Nothing says spring has sprung quite like brunch. Sure, you can technically brunch in the fall and winter, but it’s just something…

By Metro Times Staff

Social Kitchen
225 E. Maple Rd., Birmingham; 248-594-4200; socialkitchenandbar.com

Chicken and waffles are a brunch favorite, but at Social Kitchen, it’s more than a brunchtime entree — it’s also a cocktail. Social takes what we know about a typical old fashioned and elevates it by adding crispy fried chicken and a waffle biscuit.

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Opinions about Michigan that will get you canceled

Folks, we're canceling each other over controversial opinions about Michigan. We asked, and you answered: These folks were brave enough to share…

By Lee DeVito, MT Staff

Opinions about Michigan that will get you canceled
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All the Detroit Tigers fans we saw celebrating Opening Day 2022

Play ball! On Friday, the Detroit Tigers played its first game of the season, and fans showed up to celebrate — including…

By Joe Maroon

All the Detroit Tigers fans we saw celebrating Opening Day 2022
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All the anti-war protesters we saw at the Stand With Ukraine rally in downtown Detroit

Hundreds of Detroiters gathered in Hart Plaza over the weekend in support of peace for Ukraine during the current Russian invasion. According…

By Metro Times Staff

All the anti-war protesters we saw at the Stand With Ukraine rally in downtown Detroit
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The 20 most dangerous Michigan intersections in 2020

The coronavirus pandemic had a significant impact on traffic volumes in 2020, with total crashes down 21.9% from 2019, and at their…

By Metro Times Staff

28TH ST SE @ DIVISION AVE, Grand Rapids, 66 Total Crashes, 17 Injuries
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Social media responds to metro Detroit's historic flooding

We know that April showers bring May flowers but what the eff does June flooding bring other than awareness of our country's…

By Metro Times Staff

Social media responds to metro Detroit's historic flooding
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The 20 most dangerous intersections in Michigan

From icy on-ramps to potholes the size of an upper peninsula moose, everyone knows Michigan roads can make for dangerous driving. But road…

By Metro Times Staff

SCHOOLCRAFT RD @ TELEGRAPH RD, Redford Twp, 210 Total Crashes, 41 Injuries
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The 2020 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers

Of all the years in recent history, 2020 is, without question, the most dubious of them all. We don't have to tell…

By Metro Times Staff

The 2020 Dooby Awards: Celebrating Michigan’s most dubious newsmakers
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Detroit police clash with peaceful protesters over 'Operation Legend'

On Saturday night, Detroit police attacked and arrested peaceful protesters, including a legal observer and a photographer, for blocking Woodward Avenue near…

By Metro Times Staff

Detroit police clash with peaceful protesters over 'Operation Legend'
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20 things you should do in and around Detroit before summer is over

We're not trying to depress you but, uh, summer is sort of, like, well, coming to an end. OK, OK, we're sorry.…

By Metro Times Staff

20 things you should do in and around Detroit before summer is over
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All the beautiful 'boaters' we saw celebrating President Trump's 74th birthday on the Detroit River

Hundreds of beautiful "boaters" participated in a “Make America Great Again” flotilla parade on Saturday afternoon to celebrate President Trump’s 74th birthday,…

By Metro Times Staff

All the beautiful 'boaters' we saw celebrating President Trump's 74th birthday on the Detroit River
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Everything we saw at the Detroit protest against police brutality on Saturday, June 13

Protesters marched for the 16th straight day in Detroit on Saturday to rally against police brutality and to call for mass reforms…

By Metro Times Staff

Everything we saw at the Detroit protest against police brutality on Saturday, June 13
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Detroit's ninth day of Black Lives Matter protests turned into a dance party

Hundreds of protesters peacefully marched through Detroit on Saturday for the ninth straight night to rally against police brutality. Protesters primarily marched…

By Metro Times Staff

Detroit's ninth day of Black Lives Matter protests turned into a dance party
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Everything we saw at Detroit's Black Lives Matter protest on Friday, June 5

Protesters marched for the eighth straight night to rally against police brutality and the deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, who…

By Metro Times Staff

Everything we saw at Detroit's Black Lives Matter protest on Friday, June 5
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Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Tuesday, June 2

Police arrested 127 protesters for defying Detroit's 8 p.m. curfew during the fifth straight day of rallies in the city on Tuesday.…

By Metro Times Staff

Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Tuesday, June 2
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Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Monday, June 1

Hundreds of protesters marched for a fourth straight day in Detroit to rally against police brutality and the death of George Floyd…

By Metro Times Staff

Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Monday, June 1
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Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Sunday, May 31

Protesters gathered Sunday for a third straight day in Detroit to rally against police brutality and the death of George Floyd at…

By Metro Times Staff

Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Sunday, May 31
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Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Saturday, May 30

Black Lives Matter protesters demonstrated outside Detroit’s Public Safety Headquarters on Saturday, May 30, following the death of George Floyd at the…

By Metro Times Staff

Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Saturday, May 30
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Everything we saw at the Black Lives Matter protest in Detroit on Friday, May 29

Black Lives Matter protesters demonstrated outside Detroit’s Public Safety Headquarters on Friday, May 29, following the death of George Floyd at the…

By Metro Times Staff

Steve Neavling
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Devastating photos show historic flood damage after dams fail in Midland, Michigan

Michigan can't seem to get a break. Thousands of Midland residents were forced to evacuate their homes after days of torrential rainfall…

By Metro Times Staff

Devastating photos show historic flood damage after dams fail in Midland, Michigan
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Twitter reacts to Lansing's 'Operation Haircut,' where barbers protested Whitmer's stay-at-home order

From the folks who brought you "Operation Gridlock" comes... "Operation Haircut." On Wednesday, paranoid QAnon people once again stormed Lansing, this time…

By Metro Times Staff

Twitter reacts to Lansing's 'Operation Haircut,' where barbers protested Whitmer's stay-at-home order
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