Ice Skating in North Rosedale Park

Eddie Hejka sits in his car to warm up after playing a laid back game of hockey on a large ice skating rink.  His relatives just walked back home, to the house he has resided in for 25 years, located within blocks of the skating rink. He watches from his car as his granddaughter, dressed…

Sweet Potato Sensations Owner Cassandra Thomas Makes the Cover of Hour Detroit

“I couldn’t believe it!”  That was Sweet Potato Sensations owner and North Rosedale Park resident Cassandra Thomas’ reaction when she found out that she was on the cover of Hour Detroit magazine.  Cassandra recalled the interview with Hour editor and fellow North Rosedale Park resident Steve Wilke, and the trip downtown to get her photo…

North Rosedale Park’s 84th June Day

“A Day at the Fair,” “Summer in the Park,” “Countdown to the Millennium”.  For 84 years North Rosedale Park residents have come up with a theme around which the annual June Day is organized.  This year’s theme was “A Bright Future in North Rosedale Park.” Judging from the long history of this festive neighborhood gathering,…

North Rosedale’s President

Submitted by Kathy Garrett One of Hubert Sawyers’ earliest memories is of his fifth birthday party at his parents’ house on Warwick. Soon, Hubert was getting up early to make it to Cooke School, then Murphy Middle School, then Cass Tech. Inspired by a trip to Japan in 1995, Hubert majored in International Studies at MSU.…

Meet the Newest NRPCA Team Members

North Rosedale Park Civic Association is pleased to announce the arrival of three new team members, Mary Davis (Capital Campaign Project Assistant), Sheariah Boswell-Howard (Public Ally), and Jessica Bickmann (Public Ally). As a longtime volunteer and resident of North Rosedale Park, Mary Davis says she’s excited about the new position because of “the wonderful possibilities…