Local, general (54)

Macomb County's "Friendly Caller" program helps seniors with feelings of isolation and loneliness. (2021-10)
"Friendly Caller" service for seniors  (keywords: Local, generalSeniors, support)
View current Macomb County rainfall data and mappings gathered from 22 rain gauges spread across the region. (2021-10)
Rainfall mapping  (keywords: Local, generalWeather, rainfall)
The "Friends of the Rouge" (River in MI) group offered 5 virtual river "trips" by kayak in 2020. On Youtube.com, search for "Friends of the Rouge uncruise" to locate the five virtual river trips. Each of the 5 trip videos is about 1:20 hrs. long. This link is for trip #1. (2021-06)
Rouge River trips  (keywords: Local, generalNautical, general)
Michigan Recycles! coloring and activity book to download for kids. (2020-11)
Michigan Recycles!  (keywords: Local, generalRecycling)
Unique and interesting stories throughout the "Mitten State" that are off the beaten path. Tales of tragic accidents, historic places and inspirational people that showcase Michigan's diverse history. A new finding every day. Subscribe for daily emailed tidbits. (2020-10)
Lost in Michigan  (keywords: Local, general)
Watch the otters live at the Detroit Zoo enjoying themselves, despite the absence of visitors to show off to. (2020-05)
Otters live at the zoo  (keywords: Animals, zooLocal, general)
Free education and entertainment content from the DIA. (2020-05)
Detroit Institute of Arts  (keywords: Local, generalMuseum, art)
View the various Chronicle and Sentinel community newspapers distributed around south-east Michigan. (2020-04)
Chronicle/Sentinel newspapers online  (keywords: Local, generalNewspapers, general)
Take a colorful train tour this Fall in Michigan. (2019-11)
Train tours in Michigan  (keywords: Local, generalTrains, general)
Crazy winter sports you'll actually find in Michigan. (2018-03)
Michigan winter sports  (keywords: Local, generalSports, winter)
Downloadable Michigan driving guide covers 20 special byways and tour routes highlighting scenic, historical, & natural attractions along the routes. (2016-10)
Michigan touring routes  (keywords: Automotive, roadwaysLocal, general)
Info about the Michigan state capitol building - history, events, legislature, tours, and more. (2016-10)
Michigan State Capitol 2  (keywords: Government, MIHistory, MichiganLocal, general)
Explore breathtaking 360-Degree views of Michigan with Google Trekker. (2016-05)
360-degree MI views  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, panoramaTravel, MI)
Find Food Banks, Soup Kitchens, and non-profit organizations committed to fighting hunger in all states (800 in Michigan). (2015-09)
Food banks  (keywords: CharitiesLocal, general)
Digitizing Detroit by capturing photography and condition information for every property. (2015-09)
Digitizing Detroit  (keywords: Local, generalReal estate, general)
Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum near Detroit. Watch several videos of this strange place on YouTube. (2015-09)
Marvelous mechanical museum  (keywords: Local, generalMuseum, general)
Collection of historical pictures of Belle Isle in the early 1900s. (2015-03)
Belle Isle pictures  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, MI)
Lighthouses has web links, museums, festivals, and more. Of particular interest: several hundred amateur pictures of Michigan lighthouses (see "PHOTO CONTEST"). (2015-02)
Michigan lighthouse guide  (keywords: LighthousesLocal, general)
Video of Detroit in 1961 (26 minutes). (2014-03)
Detroit 1961  (keywords: DetroitLocal, general)
Keyword searching and page by page access to digitized reproductions of Michigan county atlases and histories from 1866 to 1926 as a resource for historical and genealogical research. (2013-06)
Michigan county histories  (keywords: History, MichiganLocal, general)
Collection of photos of Detroit landmarks, sports, events, and more. Click on 'view larger' above each pic to enlarge. Navigate site using options at bottom of page. (2013-06)
Detroit photos 2  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, MI)
Wayne County, MI site shows real time locations of salt trucks and which roads they've plowed most recently. (2012-01)
Wayne Co. salt  (keywords: Local, generalWeather, road maintenance)
Strives to discover and uncover "awesome" events, businesses, music, people, places, products, etc. - anything that the Great Lakes State has to offer. (2012-01)
Great Lakes events  (keywords: Local, generalTravel, MI)
Community specific news and information platform dedicated to providing comprehensive and trusted local coverage for individual towns and communities (2012-01)
Local news/info  (keywords: Local, generalNews, local)
Site focuses on small historic towns, historic destinations, unusual destinations, unique lodging, and local shops in Michigan. (2011-12)
Michigan back roads  (keywords: Local, generalTravel, MI)
Watch live and archived broadcasts of Detroit area bar bands, open mic nights, and trivia contests. (2011-03)
Bar bands  (keywords: Local, generalMusic, live)
View recent, old, and demolition photos, postcards, and artifacts of Detroit architecture. (2010-11)
Detroit buildings  (keywords: Architecture, generalBuildings, generalLocal, general)
Local obituaries deliver immediate, up to date information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to families and friends who have lost loved ones. (2010-11)
Obits in MI  (keywords: Health, deathLocal, general)
Short movie of Michigan 60 years ago. Sleeping Bear Dunes, Traverse City, Soo Locks, and more. Made in 1949 - pre-Mackinaw Bridge and I-75 days. (2010-05)
60 yrs of MI  (keywords: Local, generalTravel, MI)
Extensive collection of panoramic photos: international landmarks, Detroit RenCen and ruins, museums, auto shows, air balloons, scenery, and more. Rotate and zoom with mouse or screen buttons. (2010-04)
Photo-jpl  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, general)
Keep track of legislation in Lansing and of your legislators' voting records, including recent bills introduced and laws passed. (2010-04)
Michigan votes  (keywords: Local, generalPolitics)
Business news and information in and around Detroit. (2010-03)
Michigan news  (keywords: Business, newsLocal, generalLocal, generalNews, general)
Collection of scenic travel photos of Michigan and SW states. (2009-01)
Scenic states  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, scenery)
National Do Not Call Registry. Choose to be free from telemarketer phone calls. Select "Register Now". (2007-12)
Do Not Call  (keywords: Local, generalTelephones, telemarketer)
Michigan Item Pricing Law - don't get cheated at the register, but know the rules. (2007-11)
Item Pricing Law  (keywords: Government, generalLaw, shoppingLocal, generalShopping, general)
Interactive map to Partridge Creek , a Macomb County, MI shopping location. (2007-11)
Partridge Creek  (keywords: Local, generalShopping, mall)
Discount coupons, rebates, and clearance sales online for all sorts of stuff. (2007-04)
Deal catcher  (keywords: Local, generalShopping, general)
Michigan aerial photos - skylines, stadiums, construction projects, ships, bridges, lighthouses, homes, and more. (2007-04)
Michigan aerial pictures  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, aerial)
Various categories of local retailer savings coupons. (2006-11)
ValPak coupons  (keywords: Local, generalShopping, general)
SEMCO - Southeastern Michigan Computer Organization users group. (2006-05)
SEMCO  (keywords: Computers, user groupsLocal, general)
People Mover station guide, station art, time schedule, and Detroit events. (2006-03)
People Mover  (keywords: DetroitLocal, general)
Over 1500 photos of Detroit. (2006-02)
Detroit photos 1  (keywords: Local, generalPhotography, scenery)
Historic bridges of Michigan - pictures and history. (2006-01)
Michigan bridges  (keywords: Buildings, generalHistory, generalLocal, general)
Clear Sky Clocks - perhaps most accurate and most usable forecasters of astronomical observing conditions for over 1900 observatories and observing sites in North America. (2006-01)
Clear Sky Clocks  (keywords: Astronomy, generalLocal, generalWeather, general)
Old Detroit history in many categories, including transportation, sports, J L Hudson's, and more. Click on 'Collections' button at the top of page for many historical photos and memorabilia. (2005-09)
Detroit history  (keywords: History, generalLocal, generalMuseum, general)
This site lists things of interest in Sterling Heights, with info about many organizations in the county. (2005-09)
Sterling Heights, MI  (keywords: Local, general)
Extensive specialized weather info to help plan all outdoor and weather sensitive activities. (2005-09)
Intellicast weather  (keywords: Local, generalWeather, general)
Dept. of Energy site tracks current nation wide gas prices, and economic uses, plus crude oil and natural gas prices. (2005-09)
Gasoline prices by US government  (keywords: EnergyGovernment, generalLocal, general)
The Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy contains information about lighthouses and life saving stations located in Michigan. Descriptions and pictures of over 100 structures. (2004-03)
Michigan lights  (keywords: LighthousesLocal, general)
This website is intended to be a clearinghouse of information on Michigan's highways, from easily recognized facts to the little known trivia. (2003-11)
Michigan highways  (keywords: Government, generalLocal, general)
"Home of the Fabulous Ruins of Detroit." Tour inside and outside views of many vacant dinosaurs of Detroit. A few of the tour stops have short demolition videos. (Click on TOUR THE RUINS link near the top of the web page. Each of the three resulting options is worth a visit.) (2003-09)
Detroit Yes  (keywords: Local, generalTravel, MI)
I was checking through the listing of the web page review sites on the club web site and I could not find a listing for the Sterling Heights Library. We have had some excellent presentations on the library and their web site. This is worth listing. When you are looking for local information or information in general this might be an excellent spot to begin. (2002-05)
Sterling Heights Public Library  (keywords: LibrariesLocal, general)
And finally we return home to the Detroit Institute of Arts. The DIA has been open since 1883. This collection has many great pieces of art including from Diego Rivera's "Detroit Industry", a very large collection of American works of art, and many special exhibits. (2000-03)
Detroit Institute of Art  (keywords: Art, generalLocal, general)
Bonanza! We hit pay dirt! Here's a sizable list of kid friendly web sites. From preschoolers to interest in science, math, sports, and outdoor fun. This web page is from the Detroit News 8/21/1999 issue. Since the News has a history of occasionally charging to see back issues online, check the second site (the News mentions it as their source). That site lists 100 kid friendly and parent friendly sites. Turn off the TV and log in: (1999-09)
Detroit News kid sites  (keywords: Children, generalLocal, generalNewspapers, general)
Net Mom  (keywords: Internet, general)

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