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Economic reality calls for serious concessions

City officials heard some sobering financial news last Thursday. And it looks like Hamtramck is heading for tough financial times in the years ahead. According to City Manager Bill Cooper,…

In city hall, don’t dare to agree on anything

Imagine a group of elected officials getting along and generally agreeing on issues and voting the same way. In most cities this would be welcomed. But not in Hamtramck. Well,…

Donate your used books for a good cause

By Sean Shadaia Recycled Knowledge Books cares about literacy and wants to help educate Hamtramck’s youth. By donating your used, old and unwanted textbooks, cookbooks, novels, magazines and comics, you…

Americans stand united despite acts of violence

The Bangladeshi American Democratic Caucus (BADC) condemns the deadly shootings at the Fort Hood Army base in Texas on Thursday, Nov. 5. BADC finds this tragic shooting an act of…

The Day We Almost Lost Hamtramck

The Day We Almost Lost Hamtramck

By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s worst nightmare almost came true Thursday morning. A fuel tank erupted into flames at Sterling Oil on Grand Haven at about 11:30 a.m., which could have…

Hindu Celebration Puts Emphasis On Community

Hindu Celebration Puts Emphasis On Community

By Ian Perrotta Review Special Writer August 25,2009 Last Saturday the Durga Temple of Detroit began the two-day celebration of Suvo Janmashtani (a birthday ceremony for Hare Krishna) with a…

Historical Photo Collection-Hamtramck Library

Historical Photo Collection-Hamtramck Library

The Hamtramck Library has a fantastic collection of historical photos. Check it out at: http://hamtramck.lib.mi.us/hhc/index.html…

Hamtramck Mural

Hamtramck Mural

Muralist Carl Oxley III lives and works in Hamtramck.…

Landmarks of Hamtramck

Landmarks of Hamtramck

Here’s A Dozen Reasons To Visit Design 99

Here’s A Dozen Reasons To Visit Design 99

By Ian Perrotta Review Staffwriter Need a little art in your November? Check out Design 99’s latest show, “Work and Tumble: Photocopier as Illuminator.” Put together by local artists Nina…