A few weeks ago I happened upon a beach party. It was in the parking lot of Ponyride, a Corktown warehouse that provides studio/work space for artists and entrepreneurs.
Corktown, Detroit’s oldest neighborhood, has many bars that have a friendly, neighborhood atmosphere.
A series of bike lanes stretching 16 miles and connecting three neighborhoods has joined Detroit’s popular RiverWalk and Dequindre Cut to make parts of the city more accessible to bicyclists.
Now you see it, now you don’t. A local magician wants to make the Old Train Depot disappear as part of a vanishing act.
Detroit police report an off-duty officer was shot at a gas station in the Corktown area. A mile away from that scene, two people were shot, one fatally, outside Club Envy.
A Good Friday, “Stations of the Cross” walk through Corktown and downtown Detroit will include meditations on Peace Zones for Life and on Non-violent responses to Islamophobia.
Most Holy Trinity Church, in Corktown, will once again host it’s special “Sharin ‘O the Green” mass Thursday morning, starting at 11 am.
One of Detroit’s historic neighborhoods has a problem shared by many of its neighbors: unplowed streets.