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Toil in the soil

Away from the busy Mack traffic lies a quiet Grosse Pointe Woods street called Oxford. It winds gently amidst houses, each more unique and quaint than the one before. Along that street lies a median bedecked in >>More

Help wanted: SOC seeks volunteers

Services for Older Citizens is in need of a few extra hands.

With several upcoming events on its plate, volunteers are needed to

A creamy summer slaw

Coleslaw is a summer favorite of mine. I refuse to purchase the stuff that comes in a tub. I will, however, turn to the bags of shredded ...more>>

Area Activities

BNI Business Network International meets at 7 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 20338 Mack, Grosse Pointe ...more>>

Bicyclists ready for DALMAC tour

Several Grosse Pointers are preparing to ride in the 45th annual Dick Allen Lansing to Mackinaw bicycle tour early next month. Ronald ...more>>

Church Events

First English The congregation of First English Evangelical Lutheran Church, 800 Vernier, Grosse Pointe Woods, welcomes the Rev. ...more>>

DSO launches on-demand archive

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra recently launched the nation’s only on-demand classical performance archive to some 5,000 inaugural ...more>>

God's way of handling life's stress

Absolutely every person alive has challenges. In this world, no one I’ve ever met has a completely carefree life. True, there ...more>>

Greek Fest fun

Assumption Greek Orthodox Church hosted its 2015 Greek Festival Aug. 20 to 23. The event included entertainment, food, gifts and ...more>>

Heart health for students

Q: My son is entering school and has a congenital heart defect. Any advice on how to prepare him for school? A: For many families, ...more>>

Lost and found

Lining the walls of the Grosse Pointe War Memorial are grand monuments dedicated to the soldiers of all the World Wars. To the left ...more>>

Pointes in history

From the Aug. 28, 1975, Grosse Pointe News: u Lisa Andrews, 15, a junior at University-Liggett, placed first in the nation in ...more>>

Questers keeping busy

By Marti Miller Special Writer “It’s Fun To Search And A Joy To Find.” This statement became the byword of Jessie ...more>>

Seniors invited to free day at the Detroit Zoo

Senior citizens living in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a day at the Detroit Zoo on Senior Day, 10 a.m. ...more>>

Share your Belle Isle memories

The Grosse Pointe News is working on a series about Belle Isle. No doubt many Grosse Pointers have cherished memories about childhoods ...more>>

War Memorial appoints 2015-16 board members

The Grosse Pointe War Memorial Association recently announced its 2015-16 board of directors, including Chairman J. Theodore Everingham. ...more>>

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