On High Beam: Paul Walker Saves Detroit in ‘Brick Mansions’
On High Beam by Olivia Ewing, Entertainment Editor, Haute is Magazine Paul Walker has ties to the Motor City. Well, sort of. “Entertainment Tonight” debuted never-before-seen footage from Paul Walker’s final completed movie, “Brick Mansions” on Tuesday (Feb. 11) where Walker plays Damien Collier, an undercover police officer after a dangerous crime lord planning to use a neutron bomb […]
Things We Hear & See: A Place In The Sun
In Celebration of Black History Month — 2014 “Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” – Wilma Rudolph As we know, February is Black History […]
Pink-Slipped BFF asks London A: How do I get over breaking up with my best friend?
Dear London A: A few months ago my best-friend stopped speaking to me and it is killing me. We have been friends our entire lives. Our friendship survived our teenage years – college in different states, job relocations, and the normal ups and downs life throws our way. However, it wasn’t until I recently got married […]
On High Beam: Hometown Legend – Dilla Day Detroit 2014
On High Beam by Olivia Ewing, Entertainment Editor, Haute is Magazine Dilla Day Detroit is a birthday celebration of legendary Detroit producer J Dilla, one of the music industry’s most influential hip-hop artists – EVER. Friday, February 7th, 2014 is James Dewitt Yancey’s (J Dilla) birthday and marks both the anniversary of his passing (February […]
Things We Hear & See: S.D.S. (Snow Day Sounds)
What We Hear & See by Marvin Thompson, Jr. Ok, let’s be real. Over the last month, those of us living in Michigan have seen enough snow and felt enough chills to last us for the next 10 winters. School kids are giddy over the one-day on, two days off schedule that the snow and […]
Single Frustrated Female asks London A: When will my Prince Charming arrive to save me?
Dear London A: I don’t want my letter to come off as desperate so I am going to jump right to the point: I am single and I hate it! Don’t get me wrong, I love my life. I am an educated, self-sufficient woman who, unfortunately, has a hard time finding a guy to date. […]
On High Beam: The She Is Project
On High Beam by Olivia Ewing, Entertainment Editor for Haute is Magazine Some people argue Detroit is void of successful female entrepreneurs who want to empower other enterprising women in need of advice, especially when it comes to branding globally via Internet and social media. Emerging from various industries, cultures and careers, the women behind The […]
Coach Trouble in Paradise Ask London A: Does happy wife, happy life apply to me?
Dear London A: Most of my life I have been known as the Athlete. I have played every sport offered to me when I was a kid, but mostly basketball and football were my main loves. Sports has afforded me many opportunities; allowed me to travel in my youth, paid for my college education, and […]
Ringless in Seattle asks London A: When will we stop playing house?
Dear London A: I have been with the love of my life for the last seven years. We met right out of college through a mutual friend and we have been together since. We are great together. He takes care of our home, is an excellent father to our 3 year-old twin boys and he […]
Cobo Center flaunts new look for 2014 North American International Auto Show
By K. Thornhill Coleman With Cobo Center renovations nearly complete, the Detroit Auto Show looks better than ever DETROIT — The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) gets better each year. It’s the pride of Detroit. But while the auto show is the big story of the day, the other big story is its location, […]