Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Awards Funds for NRPCA Parking Lot Improvements

The Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) has again supported renovation efforts for the North Rosedale Park Community House and park grounds with a $33,991 award towards replacement of the parking lot. As anyone knows who has visited the Community House recently, the parking lot is badly deteriorated from age and the recently…

Grandmont Rosedale Businesses Semifinalist for Hatch Detroit Contest

Two Grandmont Rosedale Businesses have been chosen as the top 10 semifinalists for Comerica’s Hatch Detroit Contest. The Natural Market (Grand River WorkPlace’s current pop-up shop) and Brut Detroit ( Grandmont Rosedale’s pop-up wine bar) have both been selected as semifinalists for the 2016 Hatch Detroit Contest, which was announced Thursday, August 11th. The Hatch…

A Glimpse Into Minock Park’s Youth Camp

For the past few weeks, local youth ages 5 to 12 have been gathering in Minock Park to participate in a ten week summer camp, hosted by Summer in the City. During weekly sessions, the students receive tutoring help, read stories aloud, make arts and crafts and learn about urban gardening. Healthy breakfast and lunch…

Rosedale Park Improvement Association’s Annual Neighborhood-wide Garage Sale was a Hit with Bargin Hunters

On Saturday, June 25th, Rosedale Park Improvement Association hosted its annual neighborhood-wide garage sale. The event covers 60 city blocks between Grand River and Lyndon, Evergreen and Ashton, with many residents from the nearby Grandmont #1 neighborhood also participating. Dozens of neighbors join in each year, offering up their household wares and gently used items…