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Oakland County's Red Oaks in Madison Heights.

Parents, Kids Find Fun Way To Beat The Heat

With the hot temperatures, it’s been a busy couple of weeks at local water parks.

CBS Detroit–07/29/2015

Splash Into Reading

Splash Universe Invites Local Students to “Splash Into Reading”!

Splash Universe Water Park Resorts is encouraging local students to Splash Into Reading! What began at the beginning of the school year, and has quickly caught the attention of over 1,200 students, is a program Splash Universe put in place to encourage kids to read and reinforce the importance of reading.

CBS 62–11/01/2013

Wayne County Exec. Robert Ficano and students cut the ribbon. (WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Family Aquatic Center To Open For Summer

A ribbon cutting was held to celebrate the 15th season at The Family Aquatic Center at Chandler which will open to the public on Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2012

(WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Wayne County Citizens Speak Out Against Community Cuts

The Wayne County Commission on the Ways and Means Committee heard from dozens of people worried about proposed cuts to county services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2011

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Detroit Water Park Faces Closure

During the hottest week of the year, the city of Detroit’s only water park – the Chandler Park Family Aquatic Center – is being put on notice that it might close.


Red Cedar Water Park (credit: destinationoakland.com)

Red Oaks Waterpark Opens For Holiday Weekend

Sticking around home for Memorial Day? The long weekend just got cooler. Consider a trip to Red Oaks Waterpark in Madison Heights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2011