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Greektown Casino-Hotel to become Jack Detroit Casino-Hotel by May 2018

Jack Entertainment, a Detroit-based gaming company, has announced the transition from Greektown Casino-Hotel to Jack Detroit Casino-Hotel will be completed by May 2018. Upon completion, the casino will offer new dining and entertainment experiences.

Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan to Host Conference With Nextenergy

The Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan (ITS Michigan), a nonprofit organization that fosters advance technologies in surface transportation, has partnered with Nextenergy, a nonprofit for accelerating advanced energy, to host the ITS Michigan annual conference. This year’s conference, “Life on Planet M,” will be hosted on Sept. 27 in Detroit.

Continental’s Digital Key Technology Opens and Closes Vehicle Doors Electronically   

Auburn Hills-based Continental, an automotive manufacturing company, has developed a SmartAccess car feature which allows a user to access their vehicle with a personal smartphone. The new technology includes an independently working car door controlled by a digital key. 

Detroit Institute of Arts Will Open 2 Major Exhibitions in October

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) will open two major painting exhibitions, “Monet: Framing for Life” and “Church: A Painter’s Pilgrimage,” next month.

Fiat Adds New Urban Edition to Fiat 500X Lineup

Fiat has unveiled the Urban Edition, the newest addition to the Fiat 500X lineup, due to arrive in dealerships this fall with a starting price under $25,000.

Core-BKG Investor Group Acquires Grand Rapids Properties for $12.8M

Bingham Farms-based Core Partners and investment group Burton-Katzman has acquired four industrial properties in the Grand Rapids area for $12.8 million. The properties are in Kentwood, Caledonia, and Byron Center.