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July-August 2021

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  • Aerial view of Detroit
  • Central Funds - Credit Union One in Ferndale. // Courtesy of Credit Union One
  • Blue Yonder - Oakland International Airport in Waterford Township. // Courtesy of Oakland International Airport
  • Bricks and Mortar - A stand-alone branch of TCF Bank. // Courtesy of TCF Bank
  • Memory Lane - The Woodward Dream Cruise is one of many classic car events making their return, or debuts, in the summer and fall. // Courtesy of the City of Ferndale
  • Top of the Class - Michael Jonna developed Ruru Technologies to provide virtual tutors. // Photo by Josh Scott
  • Bridging the Divide - The Gordie Howe International Bridge that will connect Detroit and Windsor is scheduled to open in late 2024. Once operational, it will compete with the privately owned Ambassador Bridge, which opened in 1929. // Courtesy of the Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
  • The Ford F-150 Lightning charging in a garage. // Courtesy of Ford
  • a rendering of two astronauts facing the earth from the surface of the moon with the silhouette of potential design for GM and Lockheed Martin's Lunar Rover.
  • An illustration of satellites and plans orbiting earth
  • A airplane with its nose angled away from the camera, another airplane takes off on the top right of the frame.
  • Carolyn Cassin headshot
  • A monument to the Tuskegee Airmen Detroit 100th Composite Squadron outside Coleman a. young airport in Detroit
  • A Stitch in Time - The Himelhoch family opened their first store in 1876 before establishing a presence on Woodward Avenue in downtown Detroit in 1907 (shown). Growing to multiple locations, the business eventually closed in 1979, but today lives on as an online fashion house featuring multiple designers. Carol Himelhoch, opposite page, stands in front of the company’s former bricks-and-mortar location just south of the David Whitney Building, which has since been converted into a residential and commercial development. // Courtesy of Carol Himelhoch
  • Illustration of RJ King
  • Approved Mortgage loan application with house key and rubber stamp
  • Helping Hands - Brittany Cycholl of Franklin has been working at home while her husband, Danny, is a stay-at-home dad for their son, Gus. //. Courtesy of Brittany Cycholl
  • resident mechanic As a child, Betsy Ancker-Johnson said she spent more time taking apart her bicycle than riding it. Growing up in the Depression era, “we didn’t have a lot of new things,” she said. // Courtesy of Alamy