Eid al-Fitr celebration marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims – and more
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Eid Mubarak: Muslims in the Detroit metro area mark the end of Ramadan around the world with a 2-day holiday
Eid Mubarak to all who celebrate!
Eid al-Fitr is a two-day religious holiday that falls on May 1 and 2 this year. The holiday marks the end of the fasting of the Muslim community during Ramadan.
Learn more about the holy month and its meaning here.
Naomi Judd, of Grammy-winning duo The Judds, dies at 76
Naomi Judd, whose family harmonies with daughter Wynonna made them Grammy-winning country stars The Judds, has died. She was 76 years old.
Learn more here.
Here’s how to get $25 concert tickets to 70+ Michigan shows
Concert Week returns to the Detroit metro area in May, and music lovers will be able to pick up tickets at a reasonable price.
Starting at 10 a.m. on May 4, tickets to more than 70 Metro Detroit shows hosted by Live Nation and 313 Presents will go on sale for $25. Shows take place at the Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Pine Knob Music Theatre, Little Caesars Arena and Fox Theatre.
See the list of participating salons here.
Biden roasts Trump, GOP, himself at correspondents’ dinner
The annual White House Press Corps Gala returned Saturday night with the Washington roast, the reporters who cover it and the man at the helm: President Joe Biden.
The White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, sidelined by the pandemic in 2020 and 2021, featured Biden as the first president in six years to accept an invitation. Donald Trump avoided the event during his tenure.
“Just imagine if my predecessor came to this dinner this year,” Biden told an audience of 2,600 people, including journalists, government officials and celebrities. “Now that really would have been a real coup.”
See the story here.
Weather: 2 showers, possible thunderstorms on Sunday
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