Michigan’s Wine Industry Adds $5.4B to State Economy
A new statewide study reports that the Michigan wine and grape industry contributes $5.4 billion to the state’s economy. The study, conducted by John Dunham and Associates, reports that the Michigan wine industry has created more than 28,000 jobs.Read More
NASA shows fall colors from space over Michigan, northeast United States
A glimpse of this year’s fall colors from orbit showed a wave of changing leaves spanning from the Upper Peninsula across New York in an image NASA posted Friday on Instagram.
The satellite image, captured Oct. 20, shows the forests’ fall foliage at or just past its peak in those areas, with areas of dull-yellow to red and orange, with some bands of darker green.Read More
Detroit names 26-mile path through city Joe Louis Greenway
The city of Detroit has named its 26-mile bicycle and pedestrian path through neighborhoods and downtown the Joe Louis Greenway.
Mayor Mike Duggan made the proclamation Friday at a ceremony along the future path in western Detroit. Design of the $50-million loop, previously called the Inner Circle Greenway, is to start in 2019 after a framework study, comments from residents and planning in 2018Read More