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Tyler Perry Makes Another Generous Donation

Tyler Perry Makes Another Generous Donation

Maverick filmmaker Tyler Perry, who has become an industry unto himself, was responsible for a lot of smiles recently at Finland Middle School in Columbus, Ohio.
 Perry, who was born Emmitt Perry, Jr. in New Orleans and now lives in Atlanta, showed up at a school concert unannounced and handed over a check in the amount of

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

'KINGS OF THE MIC' TOUR LL Cool J featuring DJ Z-Trip, Ice Cube, Public Enemy and De La Soul

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Two-time Grammy®-winning recording artist, LL Cool J featuring DJ Z-Trip, will headline the "Kings Of The Mic" Tour, with the legendary Ice Cube, Public Enemy and De La Soul at DTE Energy Music Theatre on June 26 at 7 p.m.

Tickets at $59.50 in the pavilion, $35 on the lawn and $60 lawn four-packs are on sale at Palacenet.com, Livenation.com, The

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Detroit Fireworks PANIC

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As is tradition, the annual International Freedom Festival fireworks show over the Detroit River Monday evening was spectacular. And as is, unfortunately, becoming a tradition, people literally panicked at the prospect that someone could have been shot at the fireworks. Even though no shots were actually fired and, but for an isolated incident

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Senate Democrats Call on Republicans to Hold Vote on Medicaid Expansion on July 3rd

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Senate Democratic Leader Gretchen Whitmer announced today that the entire Senate Democratic caucus will be in the Capitol on July 3rd and ready to vote on Medicaid expansion. Senate Republicans said last week they did not see a need to convene the full Senate again until late August despite failing to pass this critically important legislation

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit