With the state legislators' holiday break right around the corner, Detroit Free Press reporter Kathy Gray takes a look at how they voted this year and what to expect from the House and the Senate over the next few weeks.
1983's A Christmas Story follows Ralphie's quest to get Santa to bring him a Daisy Red Ryder BB gun. Ron Ahrens joins us to talk about how the company got its start here in Michigan.
A lot of us have a habit of adding a possessive “s” to the end of a store or company name. Think “Kroger’s” or “Ford’s.” Is it a Michigan thing? University of Michigan English professor Anne Curzan sits down with us to talk about it.
Lisa Rose is a herbalist, urban farmer and a forager, and she tells us that our backyards may be full of potential wild edibles that we’ve never considered.
The 50th anniversary of The Fifth Estate is was marked with exhibitions at two Detroit Museums. Founder Harvey Ovshinky and a very early member of the team, Peter Werbe, join us to talk about the paper’s history.