There's A Sawmill On Belle Isle? Yup, Since 1905Every Tree That Came Down Within The City Of Detroit Would End Up Here
INDYCAR SERIES Drivers Discuss Upcoming Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix, Coming June 11-13After being cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Detroit Grand Prix returns with a full crowd June 11-13.
Detroit Riverfront Conservancy Begins Final Piece Of East Riverfront ProjectThe Detroit Riverfront Conservancy held a groundbreaking ceremony for construction on the final piece of the East Riverfront.
NXG Youth Motorsports Program Coming To Detroit’s Belle IsleAn academy for life skill development for youth through interest in motorsports is expanding into the Detroit area and has scheduled its inaugural program June 5-6 on the city’s Belle Isle.
As Part Of Detroit's Earth Week Celebrations Volunteers Help Cleanup Belle IsleAs part of Earth Week in Detroit, volunteers cleanup Belle Isle in effort to keep Detroit River clean from litter.
Outdoor Easter Egg Hunt At The Dossin Great Lakes Museum On Belle IsleChildren are invited to the Dossin Great Lakes Museum's first-ever Easter Egg-stravaganza on Saturday, April 3, to participate in an Easter egg hunt. The egg hunt will take place on the museum's two riverfront lawns, where there will be family-friendly music playing while children search for the golden egg to win a special prize.
Coast Guard Searching For Person Who Fell Through Ice On Detroit RiverFirst responders are still searching for a person who fell through the ice on the Detroit River, near Belle Isle, and didn’t resurface.
IndyCar Cancels Detroit RaceRoger Penske has canceled the doubleheader race at Detroit and adjusted the IndyCar schedule Monday as the series remains on hold during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Renovation Work Continues On Belle Isle ConservatoryThe Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory on Detroit's Belle Isle remains closed for renovation work .
Detroit's Belle Isle Loses Gas Service After Line StruckOfficials say Detroit's Belle Isle is without natural gas service after a utility contractor struck a line while working to upgrade the electrical grid at the island park.
Conservatory On Detroit's Belle Isle Gets $1.9M Renovation The Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory on Detroit's Belle Isle is getting a $1.9 million renovation.
Cleanup Underway On Detroit's Belle Isle After Storm Damage A cleanup effort is taking place on Detroit's Belle Isle after severe thunderstorms this week damaged or knocked down scores of trees.
Belle Isle Museum Showcasing Antique Outboard Motors, BoatsA museum on Detroit's Belle Isle is showcasing antique outboard motors and vintage powerboats on its grounds.
Celebrate Earth Day for Free at the Belle Isle Nature CenterDETROIT — To celebrate Earth Day this year the Belle Isle Nature Center is hosting its second annual Green Day on April 21. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., kids and families can get in on indoor and outdoor activities, including earth-friendly crafts, nature hikes and zookeeper talks. This event is free and open to the public.
Public Clashes Over Future Of Detroit Grand PrixThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources is considering whether to allow the race to continue after its current five-year contract expires after the 2018 race.