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State of Michigan Wants People To Grow Cannibis?

On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development will begin accepting applications from people interested in participating in an industrial hemp pilot project. Like marijuana, hemp is a cannabis plant but with lower THC levels, the active ingredient in cannabis that gets users high.  Unlike marijuana, the hemp stalks and…

New Study Says Beards Are Dirtier Than Dogs?

Ladies, if you had to choose between kissing your dog or kissing your man with his beard, most would choose their man but you man want to reconsider now.  A new study shows your mans beard has significantly more bacteria than a dog. Researchers in Switzerland say, “Our study shows a significantly higher bacterial load in…

Do You Want The Michigan State Fair To Return To Detroit?

The Michigan Land Bank approved the sale of the Michigan State Fairgrounds on Eight Mile and Woodward where the Michigan State Fair ran from 1905 to 2009.  Magic Plus, a development company owned by Michigan native and MSU alum, Earvin "Magic" Johnson, bought the fairgrounds from the Michigan Land Bank and hasn't yet revealed their…

Detroit's Greek Day Parade in Greektown this weekend!

Tomorrow, Sunday, April 14, 2019, you can enjoy the Greek Independence Day Parade in Greektown.  This annual event is in it's 18th year and features floats, dancer and more.  Local schools, churches and businesses are also in the parade with floats and other entries.  This is a free, family-friendly event beginning at 3pm on Sunday…

Rihanna and Childish Gambino's New Movie Is Out Today!

While fans have been desperately waiting for new music from Rihanna and Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino, they actually paired together to make a movie.  Guava Island, released on Amazon Prime Video today, stars the two artists and the trailer alone features music that fans are going crazy for and anticipate a soundtrack soon.  See…

Popular Detroit Entrepreneur Passes Away

La-Van Hawkins passed away a week ago on Saturday, April 6, 2019.  He once owned multiple Pizza Hut's and Burger King's around the Metro Detroit area.  Hawkins also owned the short-lived Sweet Georgia Brown restaurant in downtown Detroit. His visitation is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, April 14, 2019 at James H. Cole…

Coach Tom Izzo Helps With Gender Reveal

Gender reveals have become more popular and creative over the recent years and this new one got the help of MSU Mens Basketball coach, Tom Izzo.  Yesterday (Friday, April 5), a couple asked Coach Izzo to assist them with a gender reveal for their baby during the team's practice for their game tonight (Saturday, April…

Can A Bottle Of Wine A Week Really Cause Cancer?

New research is now saying your popular Wine Down Wednesday may be the unhealthiest social gathering you have.  A new study published in the BMC Public Health journal states there is an increased risk of cancer among men and women who consume, on average, a bottle of wine per week (or possibly a glass per…

FREE Tigers Opening Day Events

In metro Detroit, Tigers Opening Day is an unofficial regional holiday and this year it is on Thursday, April 4.  Per usual, many will take time off from work, skip school or put obligations on hold to attend the game.  It is a great time with great energy and it can be costly indulging in…