Daily Archives: December 18, 2018

Early learning center opens in Detroit’s Regent Park

Residents of Detroit’s Regent Park neighborhood have a new early learning option for their young children. United Children and Family Head Start recently celebrated the grand opening of its Regent Park center. It’s the first Birth to 5 Head Start Center for the organization, which has six Head Start facilities and three child care partnerships in total. UCFHS has been ...

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Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit « Detroit News Watch

of Detroit is a creative youth development organization that’s been around since 1992.  Since the majority of young people in Detroit do not have arts programs in their schools, Mosaic wanted to fill that gap. “Once we started we saw that these young people were doing some really incredible art,” says Rick Sperling, Founder and Artistic Director of Mosaic Youth ...

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What’s the value of Detroit’s cultural legacy? Artists and preservationists make the case

As an artist, when Faina Lerman looks at an abandoned building, she thinks about its history. What happened here? How did it decline?  But rather than preserve the building, sometimes developers will raze it to make way for high-end condos, retail, or worse, surface parking. And with it goes the design, history, and culture of a place, especially when it’s ...

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Detroit Lions Fall To Bills 14-13 « Detroit News Watch

After putting the Bills ahead with his arm, Josh Allen sealed Buffalo’s 14-13 victory over the Detroit Lions with his leaping legs. All the rookie quarterback needed was a push. That’s the way fullback Patrick DiMarco described Allen’s 2-yard leap to convert a fourth-and-1 at the Lions 41 with 1:47 remaining. BUFFALO, NY – DECEMBER 16: Josh Allen #17 of ...

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Play Place, A Haven of Hope « Detroit News Watch

Sterling Heights, MI (Detroit News Watch) –  Play Place for Autistic Children is dedicated to inclusion, acceptance, and support. Their mission is to provide a fun-filled, judgment-free, haven of hope for families challenged with the everyday nuances of living with autism and special needs challenges. “Play Place is a destination for families that have gotten a diagnosis of some form ...

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Les Moonves severance payment: CBS board says Les Moonves will not receive $120 million severance

The board of directors for CBS Corp. said Monday it found grounds to terminate ousted CEO Leslie Moonves “for cause” and will not pay out a severance package worth $120 million. In a statement, the board said it made its decision following the completion of a monthslong investigation into allegations of harassment and assault against Moonves and cultural issues throughout ...

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Michigan Lottery Results 12/17/18 « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) – These Michigan lotteries were drawn Monday: Poker Lotto JH-2C-4C-6C-2S Midday Daily 3 2-1-0 Midday Daily 4 6-7-1-7 Daily 3 4-6-8 Daily 4 8-3-1-9 Fantasy 5 06-07-21-26-31 Estimated jackpot: $196,000 Keno 01-07-12-20-29-40-43-45-47-50-53-55-56-61-65-66-69-70-72-73-75-78 Mega Millions Estimated jackpot: $284 million Powerball Estimated jackpot: $262 million © 2018 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, ...

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