Detroit Free Press Will films, books change White Boy Rick's image — and life? 2017-03-27T02:38:58.000000Z A Freep Film Festival documentary, upcoming feature film and memoir will put national focus on Richard Wershe Jr.'s case A sudden exit spells trouble for the Detroit Economic Growth Corp 2017-03-27T02:25:24.000000Z Many were surprised last week at the abrupt resignation of Rodrick Miller as president and CEO of the DEGC. Marche du Nain Rouge ushers in spring in Detroit — a little weirdly 2017-03-27T02:21:36.000000Z It's not officially spring in Detroit until a little weirdness unfolds in Midtown Marche du Nain Rouge ushers in spring in Detroit — a little weirdly 2017-03-27T02:20:35.000000Z It's not officially spring in Detroit until a little weirdness unfolds on Cass Corridor. The costumed, face-painted, fire-breathing and freaky celebrated through a chilly rain Sunday the annual Marche du Nain Rouge, a Mardi Gras-like welcome to spring highlighted by the ousting from Detroit of the N... Second backlog of 555 untested Detroit rape kits found in storage 2017-03-27T01:20:55.000000Z A second backlog of more than 500 untested Detroit rape kits languished in storage for years. 'White Boy' director talks about unspooling Richard Wershe Jr.'s story 2017-03-27T01:11:45.000000Z The filmmaker's new documentary about Wershe – a.k.a. White Boy Rick – gets world premiere at Freep Film Festival Lawsuit: Macomb Co. clerk's office near 'collapse' 2017-03-27T00:14:40.000000Z The former chief deputies allege they were fired in retaliation for ethics complaints. Life is purr-fect for cat adoption café in Ferndale 2017-03-26T23:59:28.000000Z Part of the Ferndale Cat Shelter, the café is a 1,000-square-foot space where cats of all ages mingle. Polish dance ensembles blessed, thanked in special Mass 2017-03-26T23:18:11.000000Z About 150 dancers from 15 different Polish dance organizations received thanks and blessings Teen dead, 3 others wounded in shooting outside Detroit restaurant 2017-03-26T22:21:45.000000Z A 16-year-old boy is dead and three other teens are hospitalized after a shooting Saturday night on Detroit's west side.