Southfield police, mayor say Northland Mall death investigation will be handled “without bias,” amidst racial tensions

Southfield Police Chief Eric Hawkins answers questions during a press conference over the Northland Mall incident. Photo by Aftab Borka  By John Turk, The Oakland Press POSTED: 02/10/14, 12:08 PM EST | UPDATED: 3 WEEKS, 2 DAYS AGO Top Southfield officials on Monday said their focus is completing the investigation into a Ferndale man’s…

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I’m Running

January 30, 2014 Friends: Yesterday I announced my candidacy for the 14th Congressional District, which stretches for 75 miles from Pontiac to Southwest Detroit. In Congress, I’ll fight for working families and demand a higher and fairer minimum wage, as well as paycheck equity for women. As a member of…

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Voices for Action will release the findings from the forums held last June during the 50th Anniversary Commemorative Walk celebration.

Special Panel Discussion and Remarks By Mayor Duggan Are A Part of the Voices For Action Forum FEATURED Posted on January 24, 2014 by Detroit Branch NAACP Detroit’s Mayor Michael Duggan will be one of the special guests at the Voices for Action Forum Review on Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 9:00 A.M. –…

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Detroit, don’t drop dead

Southfield Mayor: Detroit, don’t drop dead     I’m very saddened by the statements of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson in the New Yorker magazine, in which he runs down Detroit and stokes stereotypes and hatred that we’ve worked for generations to overcome. I know Mr. Patterson and while…

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Mildred Gaddis is discussing a new poll that shows that Mayor Brenda L. Lawrence has a strong lead

BREAKING NEWS: AM 1200 WCHB’s Mildred Gaddis is discussing a new poll that shows that Mayor Brenda L. Lawrence has a strong lead over 14th Congressional District hopefuls. More than 30 points over the closest challenger! Listen now: http://wchbnewsdetroit.com/… See More WCHB-AM: NewsTalk 1200 wchbnewsdetroit.com Detroit, News, Michigan, Talk, Radio

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