Archive of Features

Article Issue
Invention Factory

Invention Factory

Since the early 1800s, Michigan has been a hotbed of inventions and innovations. For the first time, we offer an invention timeline that highlights 35 advancements that have served to save lives, drive business, and change the world.

March / April 2014
The Century Club

The Century Club

Increased globalization, along with a rapidly evolving business climate, challenges family-owned firms and institutions like never before.

March / April 2014
Detroit's Bankrupt — Is Uncle Sam Next?

Detroit's Bankrupt — Is Uncle Sam Next?

Lessons are often learned the hard way, particularly when history is ignored and society dismisses decades of clues pointing to a monumental fiscal crisis.

January / February 2014
The End Game

The End Game

As Detroit’s two public pension systems and Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr battle over funding levels and actuary analysis, the fate of millions of current and future municipal retirees across the nation hangs in the balance.

November/December 2013
Top Lawyers 2014

Top Lawyers 2014

November/December 2013

30 in Their Thirties 2013

September/October 2013

Detroit Under Siege

The city faces a rough road as it makes its way through bankruptcy.

September/October 2013
Detroit: Post Bankruptcy

Detroit: Post Bankruptcy

The city's historical ward system produced mostly corruption and inefficiencies. An at-large city council wasn't much better. Now comes a city split into seven districts. Welcome to the brave new world of Detroit.

September/October 2013

Cancer Hot Spots

Employees of Michigan businesses and homeowners located near polluted land or waterways are more susceptible to cancer, according to federal health data. The cancer concentration by geographic areas, while not fully understood, has large implications.

July / August 2013
2013 Powered by Women

2013 Powered by Women

With women-owned businesses in Michigan continuing to increase in number, we asked our readers to nominate female business leaders in the region who are driving profits, adding employees, and opening new opportunities.

July / August 2013
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next >>

Current Issue

This site is a member of the City & Regional Magazine Association Online Network