Daily Archives: July 28, 2018

Detroit’s Greta Van Fleet Band Gets Standing Ovation on Jimmy Fallon Show –  Deadline Detroit

The Detroit-based Greta Van Fleet band made its late-night television premiere Thursday. Brian McCollum of the Detroit Free Press writes: The Detroit-based four-piece drew a standing ovation on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” for its performance of “When the Curtain Falls,” on the heels of the song’s official single release last week. Deploying ...

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Royal Oak’s Latest Addition: A Speakeasy –  Deadline Detroit

While downtown Ferndale, Detroit and Berkley have become increasingly more popular, downtown Royal Oak has been fighting to maintain its status as a go-to entertainment district. Now, comes the latest enticement: A new “speakeasy.” It’s part of the recently updated Mr. B’s Gastropub in Royal Oak and is set to open Saturday, reports Tom Perkins of ...

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President Trump Endorses ‘Star’ John James in Michigan Senate Primary « Detroit News Watch

LANSING (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday endorsed John James in Michigan’s Republican primary for U.S. Senate, calling him a “spectacular” candidate with “such great potential.” The 37-year-old African-American business executive and Iraq War helicopter pilot is running against detergent manufacturer Sandy Pensler in the Aug. 7 contest. The winner will advance to face third-term Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow ...

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State Accuses Flint of Failing to Use Millions of Dollars to Replace Lead Lines –  Deadline Detroit

Tension between Flint and the state continues to unfold. The latest: A  letter Wednesday from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to the city’s chief financial officer claiming Flint has ignored tens of millions of dollars in federal and state grant funds available for lead service line replacement, Beth LeBlanc of The Detroit News reports.  ...

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Top 10 Defenses/Special Teams « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer The final part of our fantasy football preview positional rankings is here. For those of you asking, no, we’re not going to do a top 10 kickers post. Go outside and take a break from the fantasy sports if you’re looking for a kicker breakdown. Now, one big thing to note before getting into the projections for defenses ...

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