Monday, May 8th, 2017


Detroit’s QLINE Begins Service on May 12: What You Need To Know

TweetDETROIT — 60 Years. That’s how long it’s been since Detroit has had an operating streetcar. That’s about to change when the new QLINE begins passenger service on Friday, May 12. Free rides will be offered for everyone during opening weekend. The new QLINE has added $7 billion in development along the Woodward corridor. About two-thirds of the investment along the line is complete, with $2.4 billion planned for the future. It took 10 years to go from the concept phase to passenger operations. “We’re always reinventing and I thinkRead More

PHOTOS: AmericaJR Visits Mackinac Island, Michigan

TweetAmericaJR’s Gloria and Jerome Rzucidlo recently traveled to Mackinac Island, Michigan. It is an island and resort area, covering 3.8 square miles in land area, in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is located in Lake Huron, at the eastern end of the Straits of Mackinac, between the state’s Upper and Lower Peninsulas. In the late 19th century, Mackinac Island became a popular tourist attraction and summer colony. Much of the island has undergone extensive historical preservation and restoration; as a result, the entire island is listed as a NationalRead More

Movie Monday: Friday’s Upcoming Movie Releases for 5/12

TweetLook for these new movies to hit the box office on Friday, May 12, 2017: “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” Rated PG-13. 126 minutes. Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy. -Charlie Hunnam, Astrid Berges-Frisbey, Jude Law, Djimon Hounsou; Director: Guy Ritchie “Snatched” Rated R. 91 minutes. Action, Comedy. -Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Kim Caramele, Raven Goodwin; Director: Jonathan Levine “Lowriders” Rated PG-13. 99 minutes. Drama. -Melissa Benoist, Eva Longoria, Theo Rossi, Demian Bichir; Director: Ricardo de Montreuil “The Wall” Rated R. 81 minutes. Drama, Thriller, War. -Aaron Taylor-Johnson, John Cena, SpencerRead More