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    100th anniversary of Salvation Army Donut Girls

    100th anniversary of Salvation Army Donut GirlsDuring World War I, "Donut Girls" from the Salvation Army braved fire to serve donuts to soldiers in trenches. The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit hosted a ceremony June 2 in Eastpointe to remember them.
    • Wayne County
    • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
    More Sports

    For Glentoran, playing for Detroit a ‘great adventure’

    For Glentoran, playing for Detroit a ‘great adventure’Fifty years ago, they came here as Glenmen and left as Detroit Cougars. It’s a distinction they’ve proudly carried.
    • More Sports
    • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
    Michigan History

    Mackinac Island and the building of the Mighty Mac

    Mackinac Island and the building of the Mighty MacMackinac Island and the building of the Mighty Mac
    • Michigan History
    • 1 month ago
    Tigers

    Tigers Opening Day through the years

    Tigers Opening Day through the yearsTigers Opening Day through the years
    • Tigers
    • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
    Entertainment

    Larger than life: An oral history of WrestleMania III

    Larger than life: An oral history of WrestleMania IIIOn March 29, 1987 — 30 years ago — at 4 p.m., the first ringside bell was rung at the colossal Pontiac Silverdome.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
    Pistons

    Not a lot of hoopla greeted Pistons 60 years ago

    Not a lot of hoopla greeted Pistons 60 years agoBusinessman Fred Zollner made his money selling pistons, so what better place to move his NBA team than the Motor City.
    • Pistons
    • 3 months ago
    Michigan History

    Air raid! Detroiters prepare for the worst in World War II

    Air raid! Detroiters prepare for the worst in World War IIAir raid! Detroiters prepare for the worst in World War II
    • Michigan History
    • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    1899 Detroit, in color

    1899 Detroit, in color1899 Detroit, in color
    • Michigan History
    • 4 months ago
    Michigan History

    Scenes from Metro Airport, 1931-2008

    Scenes from Metro Airport, 1931-2008Scenes from Metro Airport, 1931-2008
    • Michigan History
    • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
    Metro-detroit

    Belle Isle through the years

    Belle Isle through the yearsBelle Isle through the years
    • Metro-detroit
    • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    Henry Ford's trade school for boys

    Henry Ford’s trade school for boysHenry Ford's trade school for boys
    • Michigan History
    • 5 months ago
    Michigan History

    Lewis Cass, Michigan's most accomplished governor

    Lewis Cass, Michigan’s most accomplished governorLewis Cass, Michigan's most accomplished governor
    • Michigan History
    • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    Detroit and the War of 1812

    Detroit and the War of 1812Detroit and the War of 1812
    • Michigan History
    • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
    Michigan

    Historic Jackson prison reformed as artist studios and residences

    Historic Jackson prison reformed as artist studios and residencesJudy Gail Krasnow, Founder/Director of Jackson Historic Prison Tours, details the architecture and history of Michigan's first state prison that has been repurposed as the Armory Arts Apartments.
    • Michigan
    • 6 months ago
    TV Plus

    Doc traces meteoric career of architect Eero Saarinen

    Detroit architect Eero Saarinen focus of PBS “American Masters” doc TuesdayPBS presents ‘Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future’ Tuesday, which traces the Detroiter’s remarkable career
    • TV Plus
    • 6 months ago
    Michigan History

    Detroit: Greatest hits from the archives

    Detroit: Greatest hits from the archivesDetroit: Greatest hits from the archives
    • Michigan History
    • 6 months, 1 week ago
    Michigan History

    Packard: The rise and fall of an American icon

    Packard: The rise and fall of an American iconPackard: The rise and fall of an American icon
    • Michigan History
    • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked

    75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked
    • Michigan History
    • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    Bela Hubbard and the creation of Grand Boulevard

    Bela Hubbard and the creation of Grand BoulevardBela Hubbard and the creation of Grand Boulevard
    • Michigan History
    • 7 months ago
    Autos

    American Center for Mobility breaks ground at iconic Willow Run plant

    American Center for Mobility breaks ground at iconic Willow Run plantAmerican Center for Mobility breaks ground at iconic Willow Run plant
    • Autos
    • 7 months ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan's Bo Schembechler remembered 10 years after his death

    Michigan’s Bo Schembechler remembered 10 years after his deathMichigan's Bo Schembechler remembered 10 years after his death
    • Wolverines
    • 7 months, 1 week ago
    Michigan History

    The Great Lakes' 'White Hurricane' of 1913

    The Great Lakes’ ‘White Hurricane’ of 1913The Great Lakes' 'White Hurricane' of 1913
    • Michigan History
    • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    Detroit's magnificent early federal buildings

    Detroit’s magnificent early federal buildingsDetroit's magnificent early federal buildings
    • Michigan History
    • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan-MSU football rivalry through the years

    Michigan-MSU football rivalry through the yearsMichigan-MSU football rivalry through the years
    • Wolverines
    • 8 months ago
    Michigan

    Great Lakes shipbuilding industry weathers change

    Great Lakes shipbuilding industry weathers changeIndustry officials cite cyclical pattern of feast or famine
    • Michigan
    • 8 months, 1 week ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit has long, storied history

    USS Detroit has long, storied historyThe 6 vessels bearing Detroit’s name haven’t been the flashiest, but for the most part, they have been fighters
    • Detroit
    • 8 months, 1 week ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit: A new breed of ship for U.S. Navy

    USS Detroit: A new breed of ship for U.S. Navy$440M highly adaptable combat vessel to drop anchor in namesake city
    • Detroit
    • 8 months, 1 week ago