Inkster lobbies to bring R&B Hall of Fame to city

The National Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame doesn't have a city yet to call home. But early talks between the city of Inkster and its founding members could pave way for the institution to be built in the city.

Urban League 2020

Every year the Urban League of Detroit and Southeastern Michigan honors leaders in human and civil rights at their Salute to Distinguished Warriors Event. The event is a celebration of courage, character, and commitment to the community. Even though the event could not be held this year – we can still honor those who have served.

Penny Bailer

Our next warrior is Penny Bailer – a woman with a deep commitment to kids.

Dr. Marilyn French Hubbard

Our next honoree is all about empowering others – especially women – and knows the importance of making and nurturing connections. Meet Dr. Marilyn French Hubbard.

Charles E. Allen

Our first warrior is Charles E. Allen. He’s a leader in business with a commitment to service.

Senator Carl M. Levin

Our final honoree in the Distinguished Warriors Event is truly a man who needs no introduction. Senator Carl M. Levin – the longest-serving senator in Michigan history.