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Midtown West

Procida Breaks Ground on First Phase of $100M Midtown West Fourth & Seldon Development

Procida Development Group, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, and other officials broke ground today on the first phase of Midtown West, a $100 million development between the Lodge Freeway and Seldon Street, and between Fourth...
Detroit Prep ribbon cutting

Detroit Prep Academy Completes $6.9M Building Renovation

Detroit Prep Academy today opened its new campus at a formerly vacant school building at 8411 Sylvester St. in Pingree Park in Detroit that was the beneficiary of a $6.9-million renovation. The 43,500-square-foot, three-story building...
Jeep 2020 Wrangler EcoDiesel

Jeep Introduces 2020 Wrangler EcoDiesel Balancing Fuel Efficiency, Performance

The Jeep division of Auburn Hills’ FCA today announced its 2020 Wrangler EcoDiesel will deliver the highest driving range on one tank of fuel ever for Wrangler. It will go on sale before the...
Southeast Michigan Auto Show

Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi to Host Southeast Michigan Auto Show in January

The inaugural Southeast Michigan Auto Show, set to take place Jan. 3-5, 2020 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, will feature vehicles from 35 domestic and international brands. The event will seek to replace,...
General Manufacturing Systems’ Soft-Touch Technology

Traverse City Machine Tool Accessory Supplier Forkardt Acquires Soft-Touch Technology

Traverse City-based Forkardt Inc., a provider of machine tool work holding accessories, has acquired the intellectual property Soft-Touch technology assets from General Manufacturing Systems in Saginaw. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Forkardt says...
Comerica Park

Detroit Tigers Make 22 Personnel Changes that Touch Every Level of Organization

The Detroit Tigers have announced a series of 22 personnel moves that affect the baseball team’s organization from the front office to the major and minor league teams, to the scouting, player development, and...
Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University Alumni Group Launches GameAbove, Presents $3.5M Gift

A group of Eastern Michigan University alumni have formed a group called GameAbove and announced an initial gift of $3.5 million to the Ypsilanti school. The group, made up of alumni with various academic and...
Michigan International Speedway

MIS Announces 2020 NASCAR Race Weekends, Events Schedule

Michigan International Speedway has announced the dates for its slate of 2020 events, including its two NASCAR race weekends, June 5-7 and Aug. 7-9. The year begins for the racetrack in Brooklyn (southeast of Jackson),...
Built to Serve Edition Ram 1500 truck

FCA’s Ram Truck Honors Military with 2020 Ram 1500 Built to Serve Edition Pickups

Ram Truck, a division of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Auburn Hills, is honoring the five services of the United States armed forces with a series of Built to Serve Edition Ram 1500 trucks. The...
Skoah facial

Ann Arbor’s Franworth Expands Beauty, Wellness Portfolio with New Skoah Partnership

Franworth, a franchise-focused growth equity firm based in Ann Arbor, has formed a partnership with Skoah, a Canadian specialty retailer and facial-only spa franchise. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Franworth says it plans...