Proposed “Compromise” on Park Avenue Hotel & Eddystone: Why not keep both?

UPDATE 1/31/15: ¬†What’s up with the proposed “compromise”? The Free Press broke the news yesterday that City Council is close to “making a deal” with Olympia Development of Michigan on a zoning plan that includes the two historic hotels in the Arena District. The plan includes the rehabilitation of the Hotel Eddystone, which will be [...]

Freep Film Fest Insiders Theatre Tour with Preservation Detroit

          Get a chance to go behind the scenes in one of Detroit’s historic theatres, the Fillmore! On Saturday March 21st, between film screenings, stop by the State Bar, located next to the Fillmore, to have some lunch and learn more about Detroit’s many historic theatres. Choose from one of three [...]

Third Friday Lecture: Million Dollars Worth of Nerve with Ken Coleman, 2/20

Join us on Friday, February 20, at 7:00 pm for a lecture with Ken Coleman. Ken will discuss his new book Million Dollars Worth of Nerve, which profiles 21 African-American movers-and-shakers who made their mark on Detroit, with a focus on Paradise Valley, Black Bottom, and the Lower East Side. The title Million Dollars Worth [...]