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New lawsuit challenges emergency manager law

It's no secret that many Detroiters are against the appointment of an emergency manager. Yet, many of those in opposition have taken their disapproval to new heights by seeking to uncover possible legislative loopholes.

​A new federal lawsuit has been filed against Gov. Rick Snyder and Treasurer Andy Dillon by several union

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

E-Clutter getting you down? Get rid of it by June

VOLUNTEERS help to load some e-clutter items.

Think of it this way: there’s always clutter around you, and in the digital world, this holds as true as in the real world.

eTitle Agency, Inc. in Troy, recently announced that the E-Clutter for Kids Recycling Program’s Spring Drive will run through the end of June, providing people the ability to donate

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

EFM protesters stage sit-in at city hall

 

On Monday, Apr. 1, EFM protestors occupied the eleventh floor of Detroit's city hall.

Beginning at lunch time, and lasting for nearly 2 hours, about three dozen protesters gathered just outside the offices of Mayor Dave Bing and Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr.

While they did not get inside the area, opponents vowed they will

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Reflections: An odd surprise from Queen Bey

If you have heard Beyoncé’s new release, “Bow Down/I Been On,” you have probably joined the multitudes who are asking, “What’s up with this?”

The song can have so many meanings. Is it to address the women who do not like her? Some believe that is why she keeps repeating the shocking words, “Bow down, bitches!”

This seems especially strange coming

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit