my prophetic soul
History of the Detroit ’D,’ courtesy of the Free Press. I doodle the ’D’ and the Spirit of Detroit all the time here, and I am always better at drawing the Spirit of Detroit. One day I will understand...
Detroit Poised To Elect A White Mayor? - The Last Refuge
Detroit hasn’t elected a white mayor since 1970. That was Roman Gribbs, a Democrat. Gribbs served as an assistant prosecutor from 1956 to 1964 and as sheriff of Wayne County in 1968 and 1969 before deciding to run for … Continue reading →
photograph by Joe Kastura © 2010 Detroit Michign. Tiger's Comerica park on the right, Ford Field (Lions) on the left with the General Motors headquarts at the end of the street.
Michigan Central Station MCS
www.patrickrupa.com | ContactMe@Patrickrupa.com | Facebook Build in 1913 and closed due to cessation of Amtrak service on on January 6, 1988 HDR 3 exposure
Little Caesars is the largest carryout-only pizza chain in the United States and the home of the large $5 Hot-N-Ready® Classic pizza. Founded in 1959 as a single, family-owned restaurant, Little Caesars has become the third largest pizza chain in the world, with stores in 24 countries and territories worldwide, including in each of the 50 U.S. states.
Fisher Building: Detroit, Michigan
NRHP Reference#: 07000847 Deco Lighting-Exterior--Fisher Building-Detroit The Fisher Building (1928) is an ornate skyscraper in the New Center area of Detroit, Michigan, United States constructed of limestone, granite, and marble. Financed by the Fisher family with proceeds from the sale of Fisher Body to General Motors, the structure was designed to house office and retail space. The building was designated a National Historic Landmark on June 29, 1989. The building also contains the 2,089…
Michigan's 19 Oldest Restaurants
We’d like to give a shout out to the state’s oldest restaurants, which have mostly run continuously for 90 years or more. We are cutting a couple of these places slack for having endured a fire or two over the years, because that kind of thing used to happen. A lot.