CuriosiD: What is the History of Detroit's Times Square?
The Detroit Times was first published in 1900 under the name Detroit Today. After a few years, it went into receivership, and William Randolph Hearst bought it in 1921. Around that time, the paper’s name was changed to the Detroit Times The newspaper’s building was located at Cass Avenue and Times Square in the city’s downtown. Famed architect Albert Kahn designed the building, which was completed by 1929. Housing the earthshaking printing presses and a rather utilitarian newsroom, the building also had a lavish lobby designed in the Art Deco style, which was popular at the time. Across the street were Times Square Park and Times Square Bar, which was one of several local watering holes frequented by Detroit Times reporters. The paper was bought out by its rival The Detroit News in…
UPDATE from NWS: ‘Downburst’ near RB Winter State Park, no tornado |
MIFFLINBURG – Lots of damage but no tornado in western Union County Wednesday, so said officials after examining downed trees and wires after strong hit The Valley. It was simply high winds, but not a tornado, that caused heavy damage near RB Winter State Park in the Mifflinburg region Union County EMA Coordinator Michelle Dietrich provided that update to WKOK. She says National Weather Service officials classified the winds as a ‘downburst’ with winds about 80 mph Dietrich says weather service officials did not indicate tornadic activity based on radar and pictures submitted by the county. Therefore, weather service officials will not be coming to the area to survey the damage. According to the Mifflinburg Hose…
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Mark Dice hits the beach in San Diego to test Americans knowledge about Independence Day
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Top Spring Beers In Philadelphia
Here are the top 5 places to find spring beers from local microbreweries in the Philadelphia area.
Body Of Missing Osage County Woman Found Near Skiatook
Sunday, June 16th 2019, 7:43 PM CDT Updated By: Kristen Weaver A missing woman in Skiatook was found dead Sunday evening in a creek near where her car was discovered Friday. Family confirm Laura Pace’s body was recovered just after 7 p.m. after a days long search for her across Skiatook. Laura Pace was last seen leaving the Skiatook Walmart Thursday around 1 a.m. The next day, her car was found near North 52nd West Avenue by the Hominy Creek bridge. After days of searching on land, in the water and by drone and helicopter, kayakers found a body three to four miles downstream around 5:30 Sunday night. “Kayakers, part of the volunteer search team, reported they had possibly a located a female in the water,” said Osage County Sheriff Eddie Virden.…
Chief Coury: Murder-Suicide Investigated on Spangler Drive
ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Zanesville Police Department has updates in connection to the shooting incident Wednesday evening. Shortly after 7 p.m., ZPD received a call of shooting on 479 Spangler Drive. Chief Coury said two people were shot. Russel Flemming was discovered dead by Officers, and his wife, Hilda Flemming, was transported to Genesis Hospital …
Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr passes away at 85
The Green Bay Packers announced Sunday that Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr has passed away at age 85. The Green Bay Packers announced Sunday that Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr has passed away at age 85.
100 Years of Fashion: Men ★ Glam.com
100 Years of Fashion is back! This time, we’re giving the guys a go and recapping men’s style from 1915 to now. ★ Visit Glam for more: www.glam.com Fr...
Inside Guantanamo Bay’s collection of over 20,000 vinyl records and reel-to-reel tapes
This is probably the biggest record collection on military grounds.Located on 45 square miles of land and water and notorious for its detention camp, Guantanamo Bay Naval Base is America's oldest overseas military outpost. With approximately 6,000...