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Mayor Bing Shares Stage with Ficano for First Time Since Announcing Potential Bid for Exec's Seat

Tomorrow, for the first time since Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced a potential bid for the office of Wayne County executive, he and the sitting County Executive Robert Ficano will share a stage at Forum III of the Michigan Chronicle's Pancakes and Politics.  The event will take place on Thursday, May 16, 7:30 am at the Townsend Hotel in

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Tensions At Morehouse: Minister Booted For Obama

Tension is mounting at Morehouse College.

As President Barack Obama prepares to deliver a commencement address at Morehouse, a prominent Philadelphia minister who wrote a scathing critique of Obama now says he is been disinvited to speak at Morehouse one day before Obama is scheduled to speak on May 18.

Rev. Kevin

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix revs up for summer classic

With a little less than two weeks to go before the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix takes over the Motor City’s famed island park for three days of fun, excitement and racing, preparations for the fast and furious event are on schedule, according to Grand Prix officials. The event, which will be held from May 31– June 2, is exp

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Mayor Bing eyes Robert Ficano's job

 

By Bankole Thompson

CHRONICLE SENIOR EDITOR

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing told the media today at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History that while he is bowing out of the race for mayor, he is forming an exploratory committee to run for Wayne County Executive.

Bing's announcement of his intention to look into the possibility of a run

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit