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…

“I Was Here” Talk at Always Brewing Detroit Draws a Crowd

According to hosts Lauren Hood and Ryan Barrett, the “I Was Here” speaker/dialogue series held at Always Brewing Detroit on March 24, is designed to “preserve the narratives of people who lived in Detroit before it was ‘easy’ to live in Detroit.” The three featured speakers were Cornetta Lane from Core City, Robbie Dwight from…

Neighborhood Open House Draws Hundreds of Visitors

Hundreds of visitors crowded the North Rosedale Park Community House on Sunday, May 5 for the 8th Annual Neighborhood Open House. Visitors were able to view 12 homes for sale, ranging in price from $45,000 to $137,000, as well as one home for rent. Bikers from Wheelhouse Detroit joined neighborhood residents for a bike tour…

Program Offers Help for Minor Home Repairs

State Representative David Nathan is teaming up with the non-profit organization Rippling Hope to provide home repair services this spring and summer to residents of Michigan’s 8th House District, including all homes within the Grandmont Rosedale area boundaries.  The program recruits volunteers to do minor home repairs such as painting, weatherization, fixing leaky faucets or…