Royal Oak’s plans to make a big splash with a new mini-water attraction have dried up for now.
Financially strapped, and under a state audit, there is word that the City of Detroit could soon be closing a number of area parks, making popular music and ethnic festivals a thing of the past.
Michigan will be getting an official state park ice cream – and residents will help pick the flavor.
The Department of Natural Resources says it hoped that 24.3 percent of Michigan motorists would take part in the program.
Michigan has some unbelievably beautiful nature parks, ranging from the stark and serene wetlands of Metro Beach to the rolling hills and stately trees of the West Bloomfield Nature Preserve to the river backwaters of Lake Erie Metroopark.
How do you change a city besieged with budget troubles? One blade of grass at a time says Tom Nardone, founder of the Detroit Mower Gang.
Officials say they don’t know when the Kalamazoo River in southwestern Michigan will reopen for public use as the cleanup of last summer’s oil spill continues.
The Oakland County Parks & Recreation Department is offering free Christmas Tree recycling at 11 park locations.
The Internet search engine giant Google is paying tribute to civil rights icon Rosa Parks on December 1 with a special graphic.
State wildlife officials have asked for volunteers to help restore and protect natural areas in southeast Michigan. The Department of Natural Resources and Environment says volunteers will collect native plant seeds and cut invasive shrubs […]