For Those About to Rock the D

I’ve been cheerleading Detroit for more than a year now, since my first visit last June on assignment. On that trip a small spark ignited with the thought, “we should buy a house here.” One year later, my husband and I did just that, and we’ve spent this summer trying to get our new 95-year-old house ready for a big birthday bash. Friends are coming in from out of town, all intrigued by my exuberant descriptions of this utterly unique city. We’re having a house party that starts on a Friday night and runs through brunch on Sunday. As much

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