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Best Parks In Detroit

Detroit is over 300 years old and has cultivated and produced some of the nation’s best parks within that time. Get out to see the parks Detroit has to offer.

03/29/2014

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Splash Park To Open In Detroit Next Month

A splash park is coming to a Detroit neighborhood that lost its pool two years ago to the work of vandals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2013

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Rabid Bat Found In Detroit Park

Officials say a bat found unable to fly in a Palmer Park has tested positive for rabies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2013

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Ask An Expert: Best Bike Rides In Detroit

Kelli Kavanaugh, one of the owners of Wheelhouse Detroit Bike Shop, gives us her top five faves for riding in the D.

04/06/2013

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U of D Jesuit Students Help Clean Up Belle Isle

The entire student body will begin their cleaning at three of Detroit’s landmarks to raise money for scholarships.

CBS Detroit–10/06/2012

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Hundreds Expected At Free Kids Fishing Derby In Detroit

More than 500 youths are expected to become anglers on Saturday when the 16th annual Detroit Fishing Derby gets underway at Lake Frances in Palmer Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2012

Log Cabin in Palmer Park. (Credit: People for Palmer Park)

People For Palmer Park Host Tours To Benefit Landmark Log Cabin

Saturday, Metro Detroiters will get a chance to learn the history of one of the city’s most popular recreation spots.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

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Police: Security Guard Guns Down Possible Thief

Detroit Police say a man may have been trying to steal something from a vacant apartment building when he was allegedly shot to death by a security guard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

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Bing Details Neighborhood Development Plans

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has just announced his latest plans to reshape the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011