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Weekend Fun—October 3, 2014!

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From picking out your “on-the-go-home”, to experiencing the Pro Football Hall of Fame, to celebrating the life and times of musical artist Rick James, to the Pistons 5K scenic run, the D will be more than entertaining.   2014 Funk Festival Celebration of the life and times of Funk Master Rick James Fox Theatre October…

Things to Do in and Around Detroit for Students

A student that has moved to Detroit has a lot on their mind. Yes, they have the fact that they are about to start school and need to know what classes to take and what books to get, but they also need to worry about what to do in their new environment. Schooling is important…

5 Best Gyms in the Detroit, Michigan Area

Detroit, Michigan is known as the motor city to many, but they also have a really nice amount of gyms available in the area for those looking to get in shape or tone up. When looking for a good gym, it is best to find one with many perks and discount membership plans. Here are…

Four Budget Friendly Restaurants in Westland

If there is one thing that Westland is known for besides the Westland Mall, it is its restaurants. There is a boatload of them, ranging from the ultra-cheap to the moderately expensive. As far as budget friendly restaurants, Westland has a few gems worth checking out. Here are my four favorites: 4) Leo’s Coney Island.…

How Well Do You Prepare for the Week?

We plan our lives. We plan when we have no certainty that our plans will succeed. The big picture of our lives is really a culminating event of the smaller decisions we make day-to-day. Someone gave me the advice that I should take a few minutes out of my Sunday to literally plan out my…

How much do you know about Tea?

Are you a Tea drinker? You may want to consider becoming one based on all of the health benefits it could provide, as you may already know tea proclaims to promote a healthier body and lifestyle. So what gives it all this power to do so? The secret lies within the Camellia Sinensis Plant. The…

Coffee With The Roast Master at Great Lakes Coffee

Just a short jaunt from multiple Paragon Apartment locations, including Franklin River, Mapletree and Park Lane Southfield, sits one of the area’s best kept coffee secrets. Great Lakes Coffee has been brewing local coffee for years, literally right under our noses. Check out the Roast Master as he walks us through the roasting process and…

Wayne County Lightfest

Some of the most joyful moments of the holiday season are experienced viewing the holiday light displays. Holiday lights put up by homes and business’ really add a sparkle to the neighborhoods and city streets. It’s fun to drive around and see what fantastic view is just around the corner. Some are fun, some are…

Advent Gifts

Unbeknownst to her, my neighbor has given me an early Christmas present.   Several weeks ago, she wrapped the tree adjacent to her patio in strands of white lights, punctuated by colorful oversized Christmas ornaments.   The effect is magical.   Even better, the tree just happens to be directly under my bedroom window, so…

Day Tripping in Hamtramck

My sister, my mother, my aunt and I spent a recent Tuesday in Hamtramck.   My aunt was in town from Indiana and craving some good ethnic food and atmosphere. Indiana evidently offers little in the way of both. She is hard pressed, she says, to find even a good Coney dog or Greek salad,…