Keith Owens

Keith Owens is a freelance writer, columnist, blogger and musician whose most recent work has been featured in Model D Detroit, BLAC Detroit, and the national political affairs blog PoliticusUSA. He has also published three novels through Detroit Ink Publishing (www.detroitinkpublishing.com), the eBook publishing company he co-founded with his wife, Pamela Hilliard Owens. Keith and Pam live in a 100-year-old home in the Historic Boston-Edison District a few miles north of the El Moore.

Why I mark the date

The beginning and the end… I am sleeping when it begins. The hard scratching, like the sound of a heavy nail against an unforgiving surface. And there is breathing, although I am uncertain of the source. At first, as I become slowly aware, I think possibly it is a small child. But then I remember I …

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WSU Police Chief Anthony Holt, it’s about the community Part 2

      The selection of Anthony Holt to become the Wayne State University Chief of Police was hardly something that just kind of happened. Because anyone who knows anything about the steady progress of Midtown over the years knows that there has always been somewhat of a plan, a method to the metamorphosis. Maybe …

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WSU Police Chief Anthony Holt, it’s about the community

To Chief Anthony Holt, it’s relatively simple; an effective police force must be an integral part of the community. Using the best technology available is a critical part of understanding and diagnosing the dynamics of a community, and Holt emphasizes that having detailed and accurate data has played an indispensable role in helping his department keep …

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lodge update

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