Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partners in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics – and what it all means. This week, Howes says a virtuous circle of entrepreneurs large and small is creating jobs and economic activity in Detroit. From mortgage mogul Dan Gilbert to start-ups looking for seed capital, the combination also is helping to change the narrative on the city … because reality is changing, and doing it quickly.

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