Category Archives: OneMacomb

No weekend plans? Visit the vendor and resource expo at Macomb’s Celebration of Black Excellence

Looking for something to do this weekend? Look no further than OneMacomb’s first-ever Celebration of Black Excellence, presented by Consumers Energy! This daylong event will honor the long history and contributions of Macomb County’s black community and it all goes … Continue reading

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Tickets on sale now for OneMacomb’s first-ever Celebration of Black Excellence

This February, the country will recognize Black History Month, four weeks to honor and celebrate the long history and contributions of black Americans. OneMacomb, an organization dedicated to promoting multiculturalism and inclusion here in Macomb County, recently announced that it … Continue reading

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24 immigrants become U.S. citizens during naturalization ceremony in Macomb County

“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”  (“The New Colossus,” Emma Lazarus) … Continue reading

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Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Sweat” wows local audience

For one night and one night only Broadway came to Macomb County. In front of a sold out crowd at the Macomb County Family Resource Center, actors from the Mobile Unit of the Public Theater of New York put on … Continue reading

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Macomb County honors Juneteenth with event

Yesterday was the national celebration of Juneteenth, a holiday that commemorates the June 19, 1865 announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas, and more generally, the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans in the U.S. To commemorate the occasion, Macomb County … Continue reading

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Flash Point: Detroit 1967 exhibit at the Lorenzo Cultural Center until Sept. 30

It’s been 50 years since the Detroit riots, and the Lorenzo Cultural Center is joining other area organizations in commemorating the event through its exhibit Flash Point: Detroit 1967. A display of photographs and poignant quotes from period documents and … Continue reading

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Warren Civic Theatre brings Seuss tales to life

Far away, in a land called the Jungle of Nool, a kindhearted elephant stands guard over a miniature city built upon a fleck of dust. So begins Seussical, a show that combines all of your favorite Dr. Seuss tales into … Continue reading

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