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Get up and move! Keeping kids active during summer break

May 26, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

The new age of home security

May 26, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
neighborhoods investment map for District 5

Putting Detroit’s neighborhoods on The Map

May 25, 2017/by David Lingholm

Prevent dog bites: ‘Paws’ before opening the door for utility workers

May 24, 2017/by Eric Younan

A sure sign of summer in Detroit: water flowing through James Scott Memorial Fountain

May 24, 2017/by Giovanni Loria

When fire is life: ecological burn restores native habitat

May 24, 2017/by Renee McClelland

20 years in, The Sphinx Organization looks forward to what next two decades will bring

May 24, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Beware of heat waves: National Heat Awareness Day

May 23, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

It’s a family affair: Getting kids active in the kitchen

May 23, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Coming down the home stretch: Keeping kids motivated during the school year

May 23, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Eaglets get their well-baby checkup at DTE Energy’s Belle River power plant

May 23, 2017/by Brian Corbett

Trimming back the electrical hazards of outdoor chores

May 22, 2017/by RoNeishaMullen

Move over downtown and Midtown; Neighborhoods Day has grown into “Neighborhood Town”

May 22, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Family atmosphere helps budding fashion designer feel comfortable pushing her artistic side

May 18, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

“How might we show our community the best ways to learn?” A student photographs her answers

May 18, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Vista Maria’s 18th annual Celebrating Women event: A Night to Remember

May 17, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

DTE Energy announces plan to reduce carbon emissions by 80 percent

May 16, 2017/by David Lingholm

Line workers trim away one obstacle for a family facing many challenges

May 15, 2017/by Amanda Knaebel
Nuclear fuel handler

Nuclear Fuel Handler: No, I don’t glow

May 15, 2017/by Stephen Tait
Power line on and near parked cars

What to do if a power line falls on your vehicle

May 15, 2017/by Amanda Knaebel

This month in Michigan history: May

May 15, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Mackinac Island – It’s time to open

May 15, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

DTE Energy unites with businesses and organizations across the country for Infrastructure Week: #TimeToBuild

May 15, 2017/by RoNeishaMullen

LePage family lights up Detroit restaurant scene with new destination

May 12, 2017/by Sallie Justice
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