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Cities rethink their future by looking to the past

Jun 26, 2015
The first step is realizing your town may not be a Silicon Anything.
Posted In: Silicon Valley, cleveland, Detroit
Detroit resident Andrea Malone in her home. Malone is struggling to manage her payments to the water department because of other bills.

Amid water shutoffs, Detroit residents struggle

Jun 3, 2015
The city's residents owe the water department about $47 million dollars.
Posted In: Detroit, utilities, water shutoff

Asking fans to help build a stadium

Feb 12, 2015
A developer is crowd-sourcing the funds to rebuild the Detroit Tigers' stadium.
Posted In: Detroit, baseball, crowdsourcing, crowdfunding

Post-bankruptcy Detroit's a bargain for corporations

Jan 29, 2015
Companies bet that "Made in Detroit" can outsell "Made in America."
Posted In: Detroit, Detroit bankruptcy, watches
Chevrolet Bolt EV concept vehicle makes its global debut Jan. 12, 2015 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

It's all about the hardware at Detroit auto show

Jan 12, 2015
Another auto-show trend: Everything's going to be 'kind of environmentally responsible.'
Posted In: Auto, Detroit, GM, chevrolet
The General Motors world headquarters, background, is juxtaposed against a tattered house in Detroit.

Detroit real estate on the rise

Dec 25, 2014
Detroit property values are beginning to approach pre-recession levels.
Posted In: Detroit, real estate, Jobs, apartments
An abandoned home stands against the Detroit skyline in September 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.

Resignation to signal end of a rocky era for Detroit

Dec 9, 2014
Detroit's "emergency manager" is expected to resign. And once-bankrupt city will finish fiscal year in the black.
Posted In: Detroit, financial emergency, debt

Detroit neighborhood sees hope in a community kitchen

Nov 21, 2014
People in Brightmoor are trying to build a local economy based on food.
Posted In: Detroit, Housing, neighborhood, cities
The Detroit skyline at night. An influx of immigrants has helped parts of Detroit avoid the city's larger downward spiral.

For troubled Detroit, could immigration help?

Nov 21, 2014
Some believe offering visas to immigrants could give a boost to the troubled city.
Posted In: Immigration, Detroit, immigrants, Economy, work visas
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General Motors adds insult to injury for Detroit

Sep 23, 2014
General Motors is moving the Cadillac global headquarters to New York.
Posted In: General Motors, Cadillac, Detroit

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