Smart Cities: Detroit, Michigan (National Geographic)

Inside Jack White's new vinyl-pressing paradise (Rolling Stone)


For Jews from the former Soviet Union, New Year’s Eve always involves a Christmas-style tree (Jewish Telegraphic Agency)


How to learn Russian: A U.S. News guide (U.S. News & World Report)


Freedom, finally! Recalling the historic arrival of Soviet Jews in Detroit (Detroit Jewish News)


How grassroots efforts, secret trips and rallies paved the way for Soviet Jewish freedom (Detroit Jewish News)


Celebrities to companies want Matthew Richmond’s paper dresses (SEEN Magazine)


Children are Covid-19 long haulers, too (Elemental)


Smell training: How this therapy could help people having trouble smelling after COVID-19 (SELF)

Inpatient Drug Abuse Treatment

COVID-19 takes dark toll on substance use disorder (The Detroit News)

Step inside the twisted world of Detroit's Theatre Bizarre (Detroit Free Press)


Built in 1902 as Temple Beth El, iconic Albert Kahn structure to get a $50 million restoration (Detroit Jewish News)


Drugs, sleeplessness, isolation: The downside of being a dance musician (the Guardian)


How much money do you really need to be happy? (Health Magazine)

These kid actors with special needs are getting standing ovations (Detroit Free Press)


Does fresh air help you sleep better? (Sleep.com)


'Empires Fall' to celebrate Black WWII heroes (The Detroit News)

Women Walking

Here's why mental health pros love outdoor therapy (Real Simple)


Veils handcrafted with Swarovski crystals (SEEN Magazine)


Your psoriatic arthritis pain-free travel checklist (Greatist)


Feel Good Foodie Yumna Jawad shares the secrets of the art of cooking (SEEN Magazine)

Alarm Clock

Sorry, night owls: The sleep you're missing before midnight is crucial (Real Simple)

Which Christians is Trump willing to protect? (the Atlantic)


Cyndi Lauper takes a 'Detour' through classic country (Detroit Free Press)

Detroit's skyrocketing rents threaten longtime shops (Detroit Free Press)

Happy 20th birthday, Harry Potter; here's to the boy who took us to Hogwarts (Detroit Free Press)


Detroit’s African Bead Museum brightens up an entire city block with art and artifacts (Roadtrippers Magazine)

The roots of techno: Detroit’s club scene 1973–1985 (Red Bull Music Academy)


5 money myths my teen self believed—that every parent should bust (Parents)

Female Clay Artist

10 amazing hair products for people in their 60s (Reviewed)

Socialization therapies at Michigan hospitals help address kids' emotional needs (Hour Detroit)

In Negotiation

6 tips for negotiating rates like a pro (Indy)


Kickboxing: The mind-body connection (Hour Detroit)

Road Trip

After visiting every country on Earth, Jessica Nabongo hits the road in the U.S. (Roadtrippers Magazine)

How music is being used to treat autism (the Guardian)


Keeping it real: How rapper Paul Wall stays true to himself (Red Bull)

Flotation therapy and cryotherapy: Do they really work on sports injuries? (SEEN Magazine)


Tired of cleaning cat litter? This $15 gadget makes it a lot easier (Reviewed)


A spin on frequency: A history of dance music radio in Detroit (Red Bull Music Academy)

Running helped Bloomfield Hills widow overcome her deep grief (Detroit Free Press)


5 fun facts about Jim Henson and his beloved Muppets (Hour Detroit)


Moby on new memoir, the decade in NYC that changed his life (Rolling Stone)




7 best wines and Champagnes to stock up on for the holidays (partnership between Detroit Free Press and Busch's Fresh Food Market)

Online Workshop

Why your company's presentation software matters more than ever in the new hybrid workforce (partnership between Business Insider and Canva)

Smiling Friends

The perfect wine for your next night in, according to your sign (partnership between Elite Daily and Barefoot Wine)

Interior Design

10 home appliances & décor products that make ideal holiday gifts (partnership between Bustle and Walmart)

Online Violin Class

A connected future: How universal internet access could change life as we know it (partnership between The Daily Beast and Verizon)


Host the perfect holiday party with these seven easy ideas (partnership between Rochester Democrat & Chronicle and Marketview Liquor)

ClassPass founder on success: “You can’t accomplish anything without a team” (partnership between USA TODAY and Bumble Bizz)

A Woman Writing at Home

These are the benefits of premium cataract surgery (partnership between The Oklahoman and Dean McGee Eye Institute)

Meeting with a Lawyer

8 estate planning mistakes and how to avoid them (partnership between USA TODAY and Southern California Attorneys)


9 ways to boost your mood that can take very little effort (Beachbody On Demand)


Meet the surfer-turned-humanitarian who’s bringing clean water to the world (partnership between Vox and Dockers)


Meet the maker: Wallace Detroit Guitars (Shinola)

Holiday Snacks

This quiz matches you with the perfect snack for your Zodiac sign (partnership between Elite Daily and Pop-Tarts)


How to have a healthy relationship at home (Beachbody On Demand)


5 tips for setting goals for 2021 and beyond (Beachbody On Demand)

Older woman in lotus pose by the sea

What women need to know about bladder cancer (partnership between HealthyWomen and Astellas)

Breakfast Date

7 dating app profiles for every type of snack lover (partnership between Elite Daily and Pop-Tarts)

Work Environment

Turn a closet into a home office in 6 easy steps (Beachbody On Demand)

Using a Computer

4 basics about video hosting for your small business (Frontier Communications)


By the numbers: How holiday donations help all year (partnership between Detroit Free Press and Salvation Army)

Woman on her Tablet

Programmatic ad targeting types: Effective methods for audience targeting (Adelphic)


Boutique fitness studio shaping up as a fully digital business (Frontier Communications)

Meal Prep

Skills training helps alleviate barriers to employment (partnership between Des Moines Register and Goodwill)


How one of Michigan’s top cider mills went digital (Frontier Communications)

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Ashley Zlatopolsky is a Detroit-based storyteller with more than 10 years of experience. She writes, edits and creates content strategy for publishers, brands and private clients.

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