Hamtramck’s New Dodge Lounge Reopens With Arcade Games And Plans For Entertainment ‘Six Or Seven Days A Week’ | Drink News | Detroit

click to enlarge Randiah Camille Green Hamtramck’s new Dodge Lounge. After some delay, Hamtramck’s long-standing New Dodge Lounge reopened this month under new management, with updates that include the addition of arcade games and entertainment plans most days of the week. The bar changed hands earlier this year and is now run by the management … Read more

Discover Belleville’s dazzling past with a historic walking tour | Art stories and interviews | St. Louis

click to enlarge Get your heart rate up on the Haunted Belleville Walking Tour, from fear at the sight of a ghost or just some good old exercise in downtown Belleville. If people live in a region long enough, they must have left something behind. If those aren’t beautiful ruins, it’s often literal garbage. We … Read more

5 Vintage Finds That Sold For Fortunes

SINGAPORE: Last week a seemingly ordinary Chinese vase sold for an astronomical amount at an auction in Paris. It was valued at a respectable €2,000 (US$1,966) and sparked a bidding war among about 30 people at the auction in Fontainebleau on October 1, and was eventually sold for €7.7 million – or €9.12 million including … Read more

Another ‘immersive’ exhibit is coming to Detroit – this time based on Disney movies | Culture | Detroit

click to enlarge Screenshot A representation of the Disney Animation Immersive Experience. Detroit has seen trendy “immersive” digital map exhibits like Immersive Van Gogh and Immersive Klimt exhibitions in recent months, with Immersive King Tut underway. What follows, an exhibition on digital projection mapping from Immersive Lion King? Actually yes. Yeah, sort of. Disney Animation … Read more

Florida company to abort ride that killed St. Louis teen | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Tire Sampson was an eighth-grader from St. Louis County. An amusement park ride that killed a teenager from St. Louis, Florida, is demolished. Orlando Slingshot announced Thursday that the Orlando Free Fall attraction, the world’s tallest free-standing drop tower, will be dismantled after public calls for the company to tear it down. … Read more

Real Madrid and City are the most prominent competitors for the Champions League title… and Halland is a phenomenon worth studying

Dortmund’s big win leads to the ouster of Sevilla’s coach… and the Saint-Germain defense cast doubt on the team’s solidity The third round of the Champions League showed that Real Madrid, the Spanish champions, and Manchester City, the runners-up for the 2021 edition, are still the most prominent candidates to compete for this season’s championship … Read more

Biden Announces Major Federal Cannabis Reform, Including Pardons | Missouri News | St. Louis

Stratos Brilakis / Shutterstock.com Yes “weed” is possible. Originally published in the Detroit Metro Times. Finally, the Biden administration appears to be heading for a major federal cannabis reform. In a surprise announcement on Twitter on Thursday, President Joe Biden announced a series of sweeping cannabis reformsincluding pardons of all prior possession offenses and calling … Read more

Biden announces major federal cannabis reform, including pardon of all possession offenses | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Stratos Brilakis / Shutterstock.com Yes “weed” is possible. Finally, the Biden administration appears to be heading for a major federal cannabis reform. In a surprise announcement on Twitter on Thursday, President Joe Biden announced a series of sweeping cannabis reformsincluding pardons of all prior possession offenses and calling on state governors to … Read more

Wild Colors shine in new Kemper Art Museum exhibition | Art stories and interviews | St. Louis

click to enlarge Virginia Harold Evidence of Katharina Grosse’s trial emerges in the exhibition, as in untitled2004, pictured second from right. Walking through Katharina Grosse’s latest exhibition is like stepping into a contemporary wonderland. Mystical patterns, unlikely materials and bold colors that should clash – but don’t – greet you at every turn. This is … Read more

Interactive ‘Level Up’ Exhibit Heads to Michigan Science Center in Detroit | Culture | Detroit

click to enlarge Detroit’s Michigan Science Center is opening a new exhibit space called “Level Up” that will allow visitors to do just that with a new video game-themed program. The 8,000-square-foot space will open on Wednesday, October 19. In addition to classic arcade and console video games, the space will also feature a “virtual … Read more