National Teachers Day 2015!

Thank a teacher

“Teachers give us so much. A boost of confidence when we really need one. Extra help when we’re having trouble. A welcoming presence when everything else seems out of control. And though we know we can’t ever thank them enough, we can take a moment during National Teacher Appreciation Week to share our appreciation for…

Weekend Fun—May 1, 2015!

FishingDerby 2015

Spring is trying its best to take hold in Michigan. Let’s start the outdoor fun with the 31st Annual Southfield Fishing Derby. Then go on to explore 101 People Places and Things That Made Michigan at the Lorenzo Cultural Center in Clinton Township…   31st Annual Southfield Fishing Derby Rouge River at the Valley Woods…

Alex’s Lemonade Stand! — Giving Apartment Style!

Alex Banner

“When life hands you lemons, make lemonade”, is a phrase that most use to make the best of a bad day. In one little girls case, it was used to start a movement to find a cure for childhood cancers. Finding a cure for all childhood cancers is the mission of the Alex’s Lemonade Stand…

Weekend Fun—April 24, 2015!

SMartinS

Steve Martin and Martin Short invite you to join them in ‘A Very Stupid Conversation…With Music” at the Fox, sure to be funny. The Golden Dragon Acrobats invite you to be utterly mesmerized at the “Cirque Ziva” at the Fox Theatre and more…   Steve Martin and Martin Short A Very Stupid Conversation…With Music Fox…

Earth Day 2015!

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Today Earth Day celebrates it’s 45th Anniversary with a continued “mission to broaden, diversity and activate the environment worldwide, through a combination of education, public policy, and consumer campaigns.” There are many projects that Earthday.org spotlights on this important day and everyday, to bring awareness and action. Like: Billion Acts of Green: The Canopy Project:…

Hardwood Antics from Harlem Come to Town

The NBA Playoffs kick off this weekend, but sadly, our hometown Pistons won’t be part of the action this year. But that doesn’t mean you can’t see some sweet live hoops action this weekend. As we covered in this week’s Weekend Fun, the Harlem Globetrotters bring their unique style and skills to The Palace this…