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Class project turns into business venture

Wife, expecting mother, Oakland University student, mentor, former NBA performer and Detroiter. All of these roles are owned by Aireal Taylor. But now you can add entrepreneur as well. Taylor is the founder of Kidz Cab, a chauffeured transportation service for children ages 4-16. A Cass Tech alum, Taylor realized the possibility of her business … Continue Reading →

GM event showcases Detroit for interns

General Motors hosted a scavenger hunt throughout Detroit to showcase the revitalization of Detroit to 29 of its interns last Thursday. Teams of two to three interns and a GM representative rode in a 2015 Chevrolet Malibu or Cruze vehicle and completed different tasks throughout the city to earn a previously specified number of points. … Continue Reading →

Things to see and do in Midtown

This video explores things to see and do in Midtown Detroit. Check out a map of all of the places highlighted in this video: bit.ly/dvoiceinmidtown. Do you know another great place we should explore in Detroit? Let us know by posting on our DVoice page on Facebook, or by tweeting at us @DVoiceBlog on Twitter. … Continue Reading →

Heal Detroit: A Holistic Health Approach to Revitalization

This post is the third in a series written by some of Detroit’s Emerging City Champions. To become the Emerging City Champions representing Detroit, young people in the Metro Detroit area presented their ideas for community revitalization in Detroit to judges from 8 80 Cities and The Knight Foundation. Posts will follow the City Champions … Continue Reading →

Detroit, Let's All Be Urban Planners!

This post is the first in a series written by some of Detroit’s Emerging City Champions. To become the Emerging City Champions representing Detroit, young people in the Metro Detroit area presented their ideas for community revitalization in Detroit to judges from 8 80 Cities and The Knight Foundation. Posts will follow the City Champions … Continue Reading →