Sunday, January 6, 2013

Monroe Center

Recently, the Grand Rapids Press ( did a week long series on the history of Monroe Center in downtown Grand Rapids.  This fabulous series chronicled:

If you are interested in Grand Rapids history, be sure to check out these well written, informative articles.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

25th Anniversary of the Closing of Michigan Central Station

Michigan Central Station was once the pride of Detroit.  It would be the entrance to Detroit for the thousands seeking work in the bustling Auto Industry.  Sadly, this once glorious facility has fallen to the way-side.  Historic Detroit has a great write up on the history of this landmark.