Church of the Messiah’s Pastor Barry Randolph takes us on a tour of the Islandview neighborhood.
Nolan talks with Doug North, President of the Detroit Auto Dealers Association and Chairman of the 2020 Auto Show, about changes coming to the show next year and the impact of moving it to June from January.
On the next American Black Journal, a volunteer grassroots organization is keeping Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy alive through its annual Peace Walk in Southfield on the King Holiday. Nearly 2,000 people take part in the walk, program and tastefest.
Students that apply and are accepted into program will have the chance to learn about design thinking and how history informs the future as well as meet and learn with Detroit Historical Society staff and Detroit 67 Project Community Partners. Applications are due by February 1st, 2019.
1/10/19: One Detroit – Governor Whitmer & Line 5 / Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II / New State Leadership / Fake News
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has made some moves involving the controversial Line 5 beneath the Straits of Mackinac. One Detroit explains where the issue stands and what the Governor wants done right away.
In the next American Black Journal, the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit welcomes a $1 million gift from Jeffrey Seller, a Michigan native and producer of “Hamilton.” We’ll talk about how the money will benefit the organization in its mission to empower young people through the performing arts. Plus, the 2019 Sphinx Competition Finals Concert is coming up next month. We’ll get the details on this year’s event and how the organization is transforming lives through diversity in the arts. And, we’re treated to an in-studio performance by a Sphinx musician. Don’t miss American Black Journal on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and again on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. on Detroit Public TV, WTVS-Channel 56.
The Kresge Foundation invites community-based nonprofits across Detroit to apply for a share of $1.5 million for projects that engage residents in revitalization.
The Detroit Economic Club preseneds a presentation on Michigan’s economic outlook featuring Jeff Mason, CEO of Michigan Economic Development Corporation, and Kevin Johnson, President & CEO of Detroit Economic Growth Corporation. Detroit Public TV live-streamed the event Tuesday, January 8.
Join One Detroit and American Black Journal for a Solutions Roadshow at the Church of the Messiah in Detroit’s Islandview neighborhood.
A panel of special guests join Stephen for a roundtable on top headlines impacting African Americans in 2019.
This week’s holiday edition of One Detroit features some of the notable conversations on the program during 2018.
Governor-elect Gretchen Whitmer was sworn in as Michigan’s 49th governor on January 1, 2019. Detroit Public Television provided a live feed of the swearing in ceremony from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.