Best Getaways For Parents Near Detroit

Getting away this time of the year can be a godsend to parents. Here are some great getaway options.



$250,000 Effort Planned For Eastern Market

Eastern Market Corp. will use $250,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to update and enhance a 2008 development plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2014


Ask A Detroit Expert: Easy Crafts To Do With Your Kids

Mavis Farr, a talented artist and children’s art instructor at 555 Gallery, gives us some fun craft projects to do with children!


Joe Louis Arena

Fans, Former Players And Others Reminisce About ‘The Joe,’ Anticipate New Arena (VIDEO)

Fans, former players and others share their memories of Joe Louis Arena and hopes for the new arena following the groundbreaking ceremony for District Detroit.

CBS Detroit–09/25/2014

ExperienceIT graduates and their mentors gather for a photo following graduation ceremonies at the Qube Building. (By Edward Cardenas)

Detroit’s Next Generation Of IT Professionals Graduate Unique Program

After eight weeks of intensive classes, 43 students have graduated from the ExperienceIT program.

CBS Detroit–09/25/2014

The 86th America’s Thanksgiving Parade in Detroit on Thursday, November 22nd 2012 (Photo By Steve Wiseman / CBS Detroit)

Detroit Will Be ‘Walking On Sunshine’ At 2014 America’s Thanksgiving Parade

The fine details have finally been revealed for the 88th Annual America’s Thanksgiving Parade, set to march down Woodward Avenue on Thursday, Nov. 27.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

Hecker-Smiley Mansion in Detroit  (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Wayne State University Buys Detroit Mansion For $2.3 Million

Wayne State University has bought the Hecker-Smiley Mansion in Detroit for $2.3 million after it was on the market for seven years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

Digital Rendering

Groundbreaking, Block Party Kick Off 10 Days Of Activities At New Detroit Red Wings Arena

You’ll be able to skate on the official Red Wings synthetic ice rink at the future site of the arena from Sept. 27 through Oct. 5.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

Charles Pugh. (file photo - credit:

Pugh Denies Any Wrongdoing In Connection With Claims Of Money For Video Of Teen

The attorney for former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh says the allegations against him are outrageous.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2014

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Bomb Squad Gives All-Clear After ‘Dummy Grenade’ Found In Detroit

The bomb squad was called to midtown Detroit after what appeared to be a grenade was found outside a company that deals with chemicals.





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