Prej Iroegbu stands outside his Fork in Nigeria food truck, based in Detroit.
Full Plate, Full Heart, Can’t Lose: The Best Nigerian Food Truck in Detroit Opened During the Pandemic

Detroit entrepreneur Prej Iroegbu had a plan to feed Detroiters delicious Nigerian eats—and he’s doing it while navigating unexpected challenges that came along the way. Grab a fork for this mouthwatering tale.

Michigan's 2021 budget offers more consideration for healthier moms and babies.
How Moms and Babies Are Front and Center in Michigan’s 2021 Budget

Maternal and infant mortality rates are high in the state. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is allocating millions to understand the causes—and address them.

How the Election Brought These Michigan Families Even Closer Together

The Election brought these Michigan families together in new ways this 2020.

Detroit businesswoman Dorethia Kelly is on the move with her business, and believes her vote can make it all count.
Why I Vote: This Michigan Business Owner Votes With an Entrepreneur’s Heart

Detroiter Dorethia Kelly is all about business when it comes to voting for a purpose.

Detroit resident Keith Combs votes and believes that other Black men, especially the youth, should, too.
Why I Vote: This Michigan Veteran Voter Casts His Ballot Democratic Every Time

Detroiter Keith Combs voted in his youth and still does today. He encourages other young Black men to make their vote count, too.

With Unsustainable Wages, Michigan Essential Worker Joins ‘Fight for $15’

Detroit McDonald’s employee David Williams sees a better life for himself and others through increased pay.

Detroit resident Emma Lockridge lives near 28 facilities that produce pollutants she, and others, have to breathe in.
Detroiters Are Fighting Back Against the Pervasive Pollution in Their Neighborhood

Emma Lockridge has to go for walks outside of her community just to breathe in fresh air. That's because the smog, pollutants, and air quality around her home are so bad.