A Wayne State University coach is hoping to run toward Olympic glory this Saturday.
Runners will lace ’em up for the annual Fifth Third Bank Turkey Trot 10-K Run on Thanksgiving morning in downtown Detroit, along with a 5-K and the Mashed Potato Mile.
It’s part of a voluntary relocation program for residents who want to bail from Detroit’s Oakwood Heights neighborhood, where major industry surrounds hundreds of residential properties.
Several downtown Detroit streets will be closed Sunday for the city’s annual marathon.
For many athletes, finishing a marathon is a crowning achievement. But in Brennan Ryan’s case, it’s something to keep him in shape for ultra-marathoning.
A 50-mile run is an incredible challenge. Try it with your jaw wired shut.
A spokesman said there was a small fire in the plant, on Fort Street near Schaefer, in southwest Detroit.
A gasoline leak in mid-Michigan is anywhere from two to four times as large as first reported, according to new estimates provided by Marathon Pipe Line LLC.
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.
The Sierra Club is protesting the refinement of what some are calling “poison tar sands” at oil plants in Detroit and six other states.