Methodist Children’s Home: 100 Years

If you've ever driven on 6 Mile Rd, between Beech Daly and Inkster, you have likely seen The Methodist Children's Home Society, commonly referred to as Children's Village. A short brick wall carrying the name separates the continuous traffic flow of this busy road from this peaceful, park-like property. One of the few buildings visible … Continue reading Methodist Children’s Home: 100 Years

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History Has a Way of Repeating Itself (part 2 of 2)

As featured in part 1 of this blog, Lola Valley Drugs was one of the tenants in a brick retail strip along 6 Mile Rd. When I drove by the Lola Valley Drugs space a few months ago, it was vacant. And I couldn't help but notice that most of the strip's exterior brick has been painted, … Continue reading History Has a Way of Repeating Itself (part 2 of 2)