Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In DetroitIn Detroit, summer reading programs for children abound and these five are some of the best around.
Falling Marshmallows Send Thrilled Kids ScramblingThe weather was perfect on Friday for a sugar "blizzard" to descend over Nankin Mills Park in Westland.
Volunteers Of America Hosts Adopting Families EventVolunteers of America will present their 20th Annual Adopting Families Event in Birmingham.
U-M: Many Families Are Underwater With Debts According to a new University of Michigan report, about one out of every five U.S. households owe more on credit cards, medical bills, student loans and other noncollateralized debts than they have in savings and other liquid assets.
Downriver Families Shop Free At 'Arthur's Closet' What started as a recycling project for clothing has become something much bigger.
Apartment Building Provides Home For Young People In NeedTwenty-four furnished apartments will house young families and teens who have aged out of foster care.
Train Travelers Headed Out For The HolidaysMetro Detroiters getting a head start on the holiday travel rush are taking the Amtrak passenger train out of town.
Toys And Joys For Families, Volunteers In WarrenHundreds of Macomb County families are being helped with their Christmas shopping today by the Salvation Army Warren Corps.
30,000 Kids To Lose Benefits Under New Welfare LawAbout 12,000 Michigan families have less than a month to figure out how to live without the cash benefits they will lose under the new welfare limit law signed this week by Gov. Snyder.
Welfare Bill Passes In Michigan LegislatureResidents involved thousands of Michigan welfare cases could lose benefits under a stricter, four-year lifetime limit that has received final approval in the Michigan legislature.
DTE Funds Emergency Shelter For FamiliesDTE Energy has announced that it is funding a new shelter in Detroit to provide emergency housing for families that have lost utility service through no fault of their own.