In many of our historic neighborhoods, you can glimpse carriage houses behind the main homes. These two-story glorified garages typically date to the late 1800s, ranging from simpler barn-like structures to ornate smaller twins of the main house, and often … Continue reading
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For the past two years, several of us at the League have had the privilege of participating on the CNU24 Local Planning Committee with a passionate group of urbanists. As the one clear voice for cities and villages of Michigan, … Continue reading
Baskin-Robbins Cregar’s Pickwick House Restaurant IHOP What??? You don’t see Baskin-Robbins, IHOP, and Cregar’s Pickwick House Restaurant in these photos??? I do! I grew up in the North Rosedale Park neighborhood of Detroit’s Grandmont Rosedale area. The section of Grand … Continue reading
Although there was lots of activity outside on a beautiful warm spring Sunday afternoon in Southwest Detroit, it was inside the Cristo Rey high school where some of the real excitement was taking place. Vernor Crossing is one of four … Continue reading