PHOTOS: M-1 Rail Presents the QLINE Detroit Grand Opening Festival

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE in downtown Detroit for the QLINE Grand Opening Festival. QLINE riders will enjoy free rides for our Grand Opening May 12-14. Businesses throughout the Woodward Corridor are also celebrating the start of QLINE operations with promotions beginning May 12. Three festival sites are also offering activities for the entire family at: New Center Park (Grand Boulevard), Wayne State University (Woodward and Warren) and at Campus Martius Park. Downloadable the Schedule at: QLINE Detroit Grand Opening Festivities

WATCH: Our First Ride on Detroit’s New QLine Streetcar (M-1Rail)

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was invited to be one of the first passengers on Detroit’s New QLINE Streetcar. The project took 10 years to complete from the concept phase to passenger operations. The new QLINE had added $7 billion in development along the Woodward corridor. Each streetcar weighs 87,000 pounds. It can travel up to 30 mph. QLine is powered by a 750 volt lithium ion battery and runs 60 percent off wire–the greatest portion on the United States. Free rides will be offered to everyone for the QLines opening weekendRead More

Emagine Saline Luxury Movie Theatre Grand Opening Set for March 18

TweetTROY, Mich. — Michigan owned and operated, Emagine Entertainment, Inc. is pleased to announce that its 10th Michigan theatre will open in Saline, Michigan on Saturday, March 18. Emagine Saline will feature 1,000 seats in 9 state-of-the-art luxury auditoriums including EMAX Theatre, Emagine’s premium large- format experience featuring Dolby’s Atmos® sound system. Emagine Saline is located at the intersection of E. Michigan Avenue and Industrial drive at 1335 E. Michigan Avenue Saline, MI 48176. Emagine Saline has been meticulously designed to provide luxury upscale features and amenities that will raise theRead More

Friday’s Upcoming Movie Releases for 11/11

TweetLook for these new movies to hit the box office on Friday, November 11, 2016: “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” Rated R. 110 minutes. Drama, War. -Kristen Stewart, Vin Diesel, Garrett Hedlund, Steve Martin; Director: Ang Lee “Almost Christmas” Rated PG-13. 112 minutes. Comedy, Drama. -Gabrielle Union, Jessie T. Usher, Danny Glover, Nicole Ari Parker; Director: David E. Talbert “Arrival” Rated PG-13. 116 minutes. Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller. -Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, MIchael Stuhlbarg; Director: Denis Villeneuve “Shut In” Rated PG-13. Drama, Thriller. -Naomi Watts, Charlie Heaton, JacobRead More

PHOTOS: A Tour of the new Nike community store in downtown Detroit

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at the brand new Nike community store along Woodward Avenue in Detroit. It is housed inside the former F.W. Woolworth Co. building. The store’s grand opening was held on May 27, 2016. Men’s clothing and shoes are located on the first floor while the women’s department is on a lower level. About 80 percent of the store’s employees live within a 5-mile radius of the store. Dan Gilbert’s Bedrock Real Estate Services owns the space and hopes to attract other retailers to the area. VisitRead More

Friday’s Upcoming Movie Releases for 3/11

TweetLook for these new movies to hit the box office on Friday, March 11, 2016: “10 Cloverfield Lane” Rated PG-13. 105 minutes. Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller. -Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr., Matt Vairo “The Young Messiah” Rated PG-13. 111 minutes. Drama. -Sean Bean, David Bradley, Jonathan Bailey, Sara Lazzaro; Director: Cyrus Nowrasteh “The Perfect Match” Rated R. Comedy, Romance. -Terrence Jenkins, Paula Patton, Kali Hawk, Lauren London; Director: Billie Woodruff “The Brothers Grimsby” Rated R. 83 minutes. Action, Comedy. -Sacha Baron Cohen, Mark Strong, Isla Fisher, RebelRead More

PHOTOS: Arby’s Grand Opening on Mission Ave. in Escondido, CA’s Jason Rzucidlo stopped by the grand opening of the new Arby’s restaurant at 320 W. Mission Ave. in Escondido, Calif. The fast food restaurant opened for business at 11 a.m. The first 250 customers in line had the chance to win $10,000 in cash. All they had to do was roll a set of dice and spell out “A-R-B-Y-S.” The restaurant gave away free classic roast beef sandwiches  to residents who received a coupon in the mail. In addition, a DJ provided the music. Visit the new Arby’s restaurantRead More

Friday’s Upcoming Movie Releases for 2/26

TweetLook for these new movies to hit the box office on Friday, February 26, 2016: “Gods of Egypt” Rated PG-13. 100 minutes. Adventure, Fantasy. -Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Chadwick Boseman; Director: Alex Proyas “Eddie the Eagle” Rated PG-13. 105 minutes. Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Sport. -Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Walken, Jo Hartley; Director: Dexter Fletcher “Triple 9” Rated R. 115 minutes. Crime, Thriller. -Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Aaron Paul; Director: John Hillcoat “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny” Rated PG-13. Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy.Read More

PHOTOS: 2016 Range Rover Evoque Convertible, 2017 Mercedes-Benz-AMG C63 and 2016 Lexus GS F @ 2015 L.A. Auto Show’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. More than 50 new concept cars and production made their debut at this year’s show. In this set, you’ll see the 2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe, 2017 Mercedes-Benz S550, 2016 Range Rover Evoque Convertible, the 2016 Lexus GS F, the 2015 Maserati Granturismo Sport and the all-new smart proxy coupe fortwo.  More to come in future galleries…

Review: ‘American Hero’ is a crowd pleaser at the all-new Detroit Public Theatre

Tweet DETROIT — “American Hero” premiered at the new Detroit Public Theatre inside the Max M. Fisher Music Center.  The play takes place at a franchise sub shop in the Oakland Park Mall.  It opens with a girl, Sheri, played by Lisa Michaels, who is applying for a job at the sandwich shop.  Bob, the franchise owner and manager, played by Lynch R. Travis, watches her fill out the application and announces that she is hired.  Ted, played by Milan Malisic, and Jamie, Maggie Meyer is also hired. Bob thenRead More