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Second Chance for Summer Zoomance August 21

  ROYAL OAK, Mich. – Those who missed the first Summer Zoomance event in July will have a second chance to fall in love with the Detroit Zoo all over again. Another after-hours, 21-and-older Summer Zoomance will take place this … Continue reading

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Detroit Zoo Experiences

By Jeffrey Buck A friend of mine recently gifted his fiancee an experience of a lifetime at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago. A chance for her to get up close and personal with the aquarium’s Penguins. It’s the sort of … Continue reading

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Historic Hecker-Smiley Mansion

By Jeffrey Buck Preservation Wayne (soon to be known as Preservation Detroit) held a tour of the historic Hecker-Smiley Mansion a couple of weekends ago. The former home of Col. Frank Joseph Hecker was designed by famed architect Louis Kamper … Continue reading

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Fall activities in the D: Museum Adventure Pass, Factory Tours

By Mike Fossano It’s almost time to officially put a bow on Summer 2011, which means it’s time to start thinking about unfurling the cold weather wardrobe and locating soon-to-be necessary tools like your trusty snow shovel and ice scraper. … Continue reading

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