SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WXYZ) - A public hearing is scheduled for Thursday to discuss the future of Belle Isle.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, Governor Rick Snyder and a majority of the Detroit City Council are reportedly on the verge of an agreement to have Belle Isle operated as a Michigan state park.
The deal could save Detroit as much as $8 million a year in operating costs.
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Street skiing? It exists, and a video from Poor Boyz Productions posted to YouTube shows skiers taking on the Packard Plant in Detroit.
Detroit Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes has set an important hearing for next Monday morning that will determine whether creditors can take their case directly to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati.
An eclectic mix of world leaders including President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro will eulogize Nelson Mandela before a crowd of nearly 100,000 mourners at a massive memorial service Tuesday in the World Cup soccer stadium where the anti-apartheid champion made his last public appearance.