Detroit

Mapping the Census: A Dot for Every Person

A perfect representation of density.

The Soccer King of Detroit

Sean Mann works to build community with a neighborhood-based league and a new local minor league team.

A Drone's-Eye View of Detroit

A video camera and an unmanned aerial vehicle offer a unique tour of the city.

Great Moments in Mayoral Candor

From "Who wrote this shit?" to "Aloha, motherfuckers."

Weirdest Idea to Save Detroit Yet: Zombies

"People just want to live for a day in a zombie apocalypse," explains Mark Siwak, the braaaaains behind Z World Detroit.

Big Cities on the Rise

Cities in the South and the West are leading the urban influx.

A 'Vertical' Future for the Urban Factory

A traveling exhibition imagines a minor renaissance of urban manufacturing that's greener, cleaner, and more efficient.

How Detroit Is Rising

You've heard the story of the city's downfall. This is the story of its comeback.

Hockey Fans Throwing Weird Crap on the Ice: A City-by-City Breakdown

Depending on where you live, you might see hockey nuts chucking fish, octopi, beef, or sex toys.

What Twitter Means to Detroit

It may only be a small office, but the deal is a high profile win for entrepreneur Dan Gilbert.

RoboCop Statue 'Definitely' Coming to Detroit

Everyone's favorite badge-toting manmachine will absolutely be memorialized in bronze, somewhere in the city.

In Cleveland, a Historic Building May Be Reborn...as a Parking Lot

Owners hope to add parking spaces inside a former department store.

Despite Budget Crunch, the Great Film Production Incentives Race Continues

There have been more films shot in cities like Detroit and New Orleans in the last couple of years than ever before

Downtown Detroit's Big Booster

Native businessman Dan Gilbert is bringing business and development downtown