The 1.5 acre memorial will be funded by a parks millage.
A public memorial is planned for long-time WWJ Newsradio 950 weatherman Sonny Eliot, who died this month at the age of 91.
A candlelight vigil will be held Tuesday for fallen West Bloomfield police officer Patrick O’Rourke.
The families of the victims of Flight 255 gathered in Romulus for a memorial on Thursday, now 25 years since the plane crashed upon takeoff, killing 156 people.
The father of one of two Westland teens found dead in Detroit last week told nearly a thousand mourners at his son’s funeral Friday that the boy touched many lives.
Friends and family of best-selling author Jeffrey Zaslow said their final goodbyes Monday afternoon at Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield.
Hundreds of people were in attendance at a memorial service at the Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, and it wasn’t just friends and family.
A memorial service is being held for billionaire retail pioneer and philanthropist Fred Meijer the day after thousands of people turned out in West Michigan to pay their respects.
In the Huron River near Milford Saturday, dozens of canoeists will be taking a special trip to honor a man who lost his life on the river as he tried to save the lives of two others.
Just days from the 10th anniversary of September 11th, Wayne State University is one of many organizations holding special ceremonies to mark the tragedy.