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Neutral Colors, Denim & Leather Top Spring 2015 Fashion Trends

The arctic temperatures, heavy layers, and continuous snow can have anyone dreaming of spring fashion. The new season is a chance to pull out the florals, simple jackets, and slip into a much lighter wardrobe.

03/03/2015

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WGPR-TV 62: Where God’s Presence Radiates!

I can easily recall the day, September 29, 1975 when WGPR-TV 62 went on the air live for the first time.

02/23/2015

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“I’d Walk A Mile For A Camel:” Lessons In Working For It

Walk A Mile For a Camel, Work Ethic, Good Work, Walk,

02/12/2015

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Once Is Not Enough For Broadway In Detroit’s “Once”

How can you not love a musical that invites the audience to walk on stage before the show and buy a drink at the bar?

02/06/2015

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Black On Black Crime: It’s A Crime!

Is there really such a thing as “Black-on-Black” crime?

02/03/2015

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You Deserve The Best: Teachers And Police Need More Than Minimum Wage

I don’t know about you, but I want the best of every good thing: the best job, the best health, the best kids, the best wife, the best friends, the best co-workers, the best, the best, the best of the best.

01/26/2015

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Giant Squid! What Happens When Dad And 4yo Imaginations Run Wild In The Car Wash

Watching the reaction of a kid experiencing something for the first time is pretty great. Watch for these little moments with your kids. Take the opportunities to be silly and engage their imagination. It’s so worth it.

01/21/2015

The civil rights leader Martin Luther KIng (C) waves to supporters 28 August 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC (Washington Monument in background) during the "March on Washington". King said the march was "the greatest demonstration of freedom in the history of the United States." Martin Luther King was assassinated on 04 April 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee. James Earl Ray confessed to shooting King and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. King's killing sent shock waves through American society at the time, and is still regarded as a landmark event in recent US history. AFP PHOTO (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Reflections On Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Dream

In recalling the very day Rev. King was assassinated, not only was I angry, I was saddened and frightened not knowing the real significance of his tragic and unforgettable death.

01/20/2015

Ground beef, cabbage, hot peppers and cheese egg roll at Asian Corned Beef in Detroit. (credit: George Fox/CW50)

Asian Corned Beef Fries Up Uniquely Delicious Egg Rolls

It’s like I died and went to Chinese Hot Pocket heaven.

01/08/2015