"I did this because of the disparities that I faced and I saw the lack of help for my community," said Abad.
Julisa Abad is collecting coats, Abad, the longtime activist and victim advocate for the transgender community - especially transgender women of color - doesn't want anyone left out in the cold.
After nine months of recovering from a devastating fire, Karl's Cabin is ready to welcome customers again on Wednesday, Nov. 29, according to the owners.
SDM² Project Education supports the community in a number of ways - not just through food giveaways, but uplifting them through educational support.
One local organization hopes the spirit of Giving Tuesday will last all year long.
Citing the 2014 will found in her couch, a judge divvyed up three of Aretha Franklin’s houses, her cars, money, and other assets among her sons.
His family says they took a phone call from Whelan today and he told them he was assaulted while working at a sewing table.
Frenaklin died from pancreatic cancer in 2018 and did not have a formal will, triggering a legal battle between three of her four children.
Paul Whelan is on the fifth year of a 16-year sentence for espionage-- at a labor camp in Russia.
There's some consternation over what counts as "clean energy" while others worry the law strips too much control from local governments. As of Tuesday's signing, Michigan is now home to one of the country's most ambitious energy goals.
"When you directly connect animal abusers and torture, to what happens when people do that without any accountability, there is a six out of ten shot that they are going to do it to an actual vulnerable person," said the sheriff.
Proponents of the massive overhaul say it will reduce pollution in communities, boost savings on energy costs, add thousands of new jobs, while setting the state's climate agenda toward producing a 100% clean energy standard by 2040.
Genesee County Sheriff Chris Swanson wants Michigan voters to approve the Animal Abuse Registry next year - and he's boosting strong legislative leader support.
It took more than a day, but the large ship that ran aground in the Detroit River has finally been refloated. It required three tug boats and the right kind of weather before the large freighter was finally freed.
Named the Barbro G, its cargo is 21,000 tons of wheat. It was bound for Europe when it got stuck Monday morning.
An iconic Detroit donut brand is being resurrected by a family known for metro area funeral homes.
Planning on taking a hike this winter? The state has a request for those with vigilant eyes.
Ferndale's Rustbelt Market has gifts for even the most hard-to-shop-for loved ones. The artisan marketplace is at the northwest corner of Nine Mile and Woodward Avenue and Ingrid Kelley takes us there.
The state determined the state's freshwater mussels system suffered $90 million in damages alone.
Washtenaw County pet owners in need can get free vaccines for their animals this weekend.