Sarah Hulett

Detroit reporter, Michigan Radio

Sarah Hulett appears in the following:

Mass Mobs Bring Thousands To Detroit Church Services

Sunday, October 12, 2014

You've heard of flash mobs and cash mobs? Now "mass" mobs are generating interest in historic urban churches. This story first aired on Morning Edition on October 9.


'Mass Mobs' Aim To Keep Pews Full At Old Churches

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Every month, a group in Detroit picks a church that could use an influx of parishioners to fill its pews โ€” and collection baskets. Word spreads on Facebook, and come Sunday, the church is buzzing.


JPMorgan Chase Announces Detroit Investment

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

JPMorgan Chase will invest $100 million into the Motor City. The bulk of the money will go to small business development, blight removal and job training. Michigan Radio's Sarah Hulett reports.


Windsor, Ontario, To Detroit: 'Reset And Come Out Stronger'

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

When Detroit filed for bankruptcy protection last month, the people in Windsor, which is located directly across the Detroit River, took note. And while Detroit's economic troubles are far deeper than Windsor's, the two cities' economic fortunes are linked.


Detroit Voters Narrow Mayoral Field For November Election

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Less than four weeks after Detroit filed for the nation's largest municipal bankruptcy in history, city residents went to the polls Tuesday to narrow down the field of 16 mayoral contenders for the November election. There are also more than 50 hopefuls seeking nine city council seats.


Detroit Neighborhoods Take Matters Into Their Own Hands

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

In the absence of effective government and services, some Detroit neighborhoods are banding together to provide for themselves.


Detroit Retirees Wonder How Bankruptcy Will Affect Benefits

Monday, July 22, 2013

A federal bankruptcy court will be the scene for some colossal decisions about the future of Detroit, which filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection last week. One of the issues is whether retirees will see their benefits cut.


Detroit Businesses See Opportunity In Bankruptcy

Saturday, July 20, 2013

In Detroit, many business owners hope that filing for bankruptcy will help the city start fresh and ultimately become a thriving urban center mirroring other cities that recovered from near financial ruin.


Bad Bets, Costly Promises Put Detroit On The Brink Of Bankruptcy

Thursday, March 28, 2013

The state of Michigan is taking over its largest city's finances. Washington, D.C., attorney Kevyn Orr's job is to reverse a death spiral in Detroit, brought on by an eroding tax base, and years of unwise financial decisions โ€” like promising generous retiree benefits with money that wasn't there, and a pension financing deal that backfired in a big way. Now, massive debt service that threatens the city's ability to provide even a modicum of services.


Around the nation with The Takeaway: Atlanta and Detroit

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

This morning The Takeaway is reaching out across the country to see how the inauguration is resonating in local communities. We'll start with Detroit and Atlanta, majority black cities with rich African-American cultural traditions. William Boone, professor of political science at Clark Atlanta University, and Sarah Hulett, Detroit reporter for Michigan Radio, join John and Adaora with perspectives on the inauguration and their home towns.