Snow covered the parade floats as people, young and old, cheered the bands, celebrities and other units as they made their way down the 2.9 mile course from outside the Detroit Institute of Arts to Campus Martius.
For those who are watching their waistlines and trying to lose weight, the holiday season can be some of the most stressful times.
The Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions have hosted games on Thanksgiving Day for decades. Football has been played on this holiday for so many years, it is inextricably intertwined with all things Thanksgiving.
Nearly half of Americans say they have more to be thankful for this year than a few years ago.
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Officials say three times as many fires occur on Thanksgiving than on any other day of the year.
Holiday shopping season officially kicks off Thursday in Metro Detroit.
Michigan travelers were finding minimal trouble embarking on their Thanksgiving destinations despite nasty weather spoiling holiday plans elsewhere.
“I know how special it is and I know how much it means to the city and how far it dates back in history,” Bush said. “This game started in what, the 1930s? That’s a long time. A long of guys that have come before us have paved the way for us to be here, so we’ve got to do it the right way.”
Rule #1: Forget about the popper.