2011 Somewhere in Time at Elizabeth Park

Country music, contemporary crafts and classic cars – not quite the stroll down memory lane I anticipated when I stopped in today for the annual Somewhere in Time event at Trenton’s historic Elizabeth Park. While I was disappointed the event wasn’t history oriented, car buffs will love it! What a great representation of vintage motor … More 2011 Somewhere in Time at Elizabeth Park

2010 history related things to do in southeast Michigan

2010 History Related Summer Events in Southeast Michigan Editor’s Note: Hometown History Tours is pleased to post your history related event. Please use following format: date, event name, link or URL to event page, two/three sentence description. Email information to k_risko@yahoo.com Ongoing Events Saturdays, June – September Detroit History Highlights Trolley Tours / Lunch & … More 2010 history related things to do in southeast Michigan

A celebration of innovation: Wayne County, MI marks 100th anniversary of first mile of concrete highway

Submitted by Nicole Brown, Outreach & Programs Coordinator, Woodward Avenue Action Association On Thursday, August 13, 2009, concrete pavers, drivers, bikers, runners and auto manufacturers¬†around the world will take a moment to¬†say thanks to Wayne County, Michigan. In 1909, Wayne County completed the first mile of concrete highway in the world, and 2009 marks the … More A celebration of innovation: Wayne County, MI marks 100th anniversary of first mile of concrete highway