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  • Dick Law bought his Ford Fairlane new in the 1950s and has owned it ever since.
    Cruisin’ Downriver 2014 bigger and better than ever
    The 15th annual Cruisin’ Downriver attracted classic car lovers from all around the country. An estimated 300,000 enthusiasts lined Fort Street from Lincoln Park to Riverview to watch classic cars, kit cars, and customized street vehicles...
  • A lovingly restored Firebird at the 2010 Cruisin' Downriver.
    15th annual Cruisin’ Downriver on June 28
    On Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10 a.m., the 15th annual Cruisin’ Downriver autofest begins. Classic cars and car enthusiasts will line Fort Street through the communities of Lincoln Park, Southgate, Wyandotte, and Riverview for the event,...
  • Local author Patti Radakovich serves as chair of the Downriver animal rescue group Basil's Buddies.
    Basil’s Buddies announces events for March 2013
    Downriver Animal welfare organization Basil’s Buddies has a couple of events coming up in March. The first event is a low cost pet vaccination clinic, and the second is a kid’s story time and craft day.The low cost vaccine clinic will...
  • Healthy Living Detroit Downriver Expo
    Natural Awakenings brings Healthy Living Detroit expo Downriver
    On Saturday April 2, 2011, the Wayne County edition of Natural Awakenings magazine launched the Healthy Living Detroit Downriver Expo at the Park Diamond Banquet and Conference Center on Outer Drive in Lincoln Park. The exposition gathered...
  • Pat Calisti and Lori Brandt of The Vegetarian Express sautee summer squash at Trentwood Farms Market.
    Trentwood Farms Market hosts The Vegetarian Express
    Two local companies pooled together this past Friday to help encourage healthy living in the Downriver area. Trentwood Farms Market in Southgate and Vegetarian Express of South Lyon sponsored a cooking demonstration on how to make vegetables...
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    Delicious guilt-free treats offered at Inner Piece Healthy Bakery
    Inner Piece Healthy Bakery13161 Dix-Toledo Road Southgate, Michigan, 48195 (734) 285-8095 Innerpiece09@yahoo.com Tues-Fri 10-4; Sat 10-1 Inner Piece Healthy Bakery in Southgate finds innovative ways of bringing healthy snacking to the Downriver...