Hamtramck Labor Day Fest Canoe Race Supports Local BusinessesThe annual Hamtramck Yacht Club boat race during the cities Labor Day Fest, supports local bars and businesses. Bar’s race homemade design and built canoes to bring attention to small businesses and have great fun.
Historic Negro League Ballpark In Hamtramck To Undergo $2.6 Million RenovationThe Wayne County Commission recently approved an $850,000 grant proposal from Executive Warren C. Evans to fund a $2.6 million renovation of Historic Hamtramck Stadium, once the home of the Negro National League's Detroit Stars.
Hamtramck Will Provide Ballots In Bengali LanguageA small, diverse Detroit-area community has agreed to provide election ballots in the Bengali language.
Better Bags Making For A Better Life"I Wanted Whatever I Started To Have A Bigger Purpose And Actually Make Lives Better."
GM To Invest $2.2B In Hamtramck Plant, Launch Electric HummerGeneral Motors is eyeing Detroit for their new electric Hummer and says it plans on bringing 2,200 jobs with it.
Community Connect: Detroit Stew - A Cultural Melting PotOn the debut of “Community Connect” host Lisa Germani jumps into the melting pot that is Detroit as she explores Greektown, Hamtramck, Mexicantown and Dearborn.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Hamtramck Music Festival 2019!It's that time of year again! We’ve selected an eclectic mix of can’t-miss bands playing this weekend's Hamtramck Music Festival for this week's Detroit Proud Playlist!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 2/29 - "3rd Annual Hamtramck Music Festival" Edition!The 3rd Annual Hamtramck Music Festival is this weekend and it's bigger and better than ever before. Get into the spirit with this week's Detroit Proud Playlist!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 2/8We can't think of a better way to drown our pre-Valentine's Day sorrows than with this handcrafted playlist.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 8/31 - Special "Hamtramck Labor Day Festival" EditionIn honor of the 36th annual Hamtramck Labor Day Festival, we are featuring a handful of bands that are playing across two stages during the three-day weekend!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 5/18 - Special 'New Fortune Fest' Edition
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 9/22 - Special 'Fallout Fest 2' EditionThe second annual Fallout Fest is happening on 10/11 in Hamtramck. WIth 10 Detroit bands on the bill, we're dedicating this playlist to that impressive line-up!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 7/28 - Special 'The Paper Sound' EditionThis week, we decided to change things up a bit. We are dedicating our entire playlist...to one band. That’s right – one band and 10 of their greatest songs. This week's spotlight is on The Paper Sound, a local Americana-influenced indie-rock band.
11 Bands + Hot Dogs + Vinyl = New Fortune FestLive music, hot dogs, and vinyl - sounds like a pretty dreamy Sunday, right? That's exactly what locals will find at the first-ever New Fortune Fest, coming to Hamtramck's New Dodge Lounge this Sunday, May 25th.
Local Bands Come Together For Covenant House FundraiserLooking for weekend plans? Well, look no further, local music lovers. Saturday night brings a 5-band bill to Hamtramck's New Dodge Lounge - and trust us, this is one show you won't want to miss.