DETROIT, Mich. (WXYZ) - Friends and family are saying goodbye to a beloved Detroit priest known as "The Bishop of Poletown."
On Monday, parishioners celebrated the life and legacy of Father Francis Skalski. He served at St. Hyacinth Catholic Church for 36 years.
Many who knew Father Francis say he fought to keep the church vital as well as the Polish culture and tradition.
Father Francis Skalski died Wednesday at the age of 81.
For a special tribute to Father Francis click on the video player to the left.
The Town Pump Tavern and Centaur are situated behind the Fox Theatre just a block off Woodward Avenue. They’re already popular pre-game and after game gathering spots for Tiger fans and the action is going to pick up in the future.
Within a few years, you could be watching hockey games at a new arena located north of I-75 and south of Temple, between Woodward on the east and Cass on the west.
The Wayne County Building Authority has approved spending up to $150,000 to examine why the new Wayne County Jail project has gone so far over budget.