Friday, December 7, 2012
Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch readers reported hearing a loud boom at about 7:30 a.m. Friday near Kind Road and Telegraph Road.
Local police have not identified the origin of a loud boom reportedly heard at about 7:30 a.m. Friday. Trenton, Brownstown and Woodhaven police have received several reports about the loud noise. Several readers also reported hearing the boom on the Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch Facebook page. Officers from all three local police departments said they were not able to identify the source of the boom at about 1 p.m. Friday. Flat Rock police said they had not received reports of a loud boom at about 1:20 p.m. Friday. Woodhaven police said reports were made about a loud boom that came from the area of King Road and Gudith Road. Patch readers reported the boom came from a similar area near King Road and Telegraph Road. A representative of DTE …
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Several Trenton and Grosse Ile residents have expressed interest in a Whole Foods store in the greater Trenton area.
The only Whole Foods coming to Michigan is currently being built in Midtown Detroit, according to Woodhaven City Administrator Mark Kibby. Win $50 to Legends 1926 Bar and Grill by signing up for the newsletter. "We've made contact with Whole Foods several times and the answer is the same," Kibby said. "They just aren’t building in the Michigan market right now." Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch reached out to Whole Foods to find out if the Trenton area would make a good place for a Whole Foods location. Kate Klotz, a representative of Whole Foods, said the gourmet grocery chain has explored a number of areas in Michigan and is currently experiencing an aggressive growth rate. "But I am unaware of which areas they (the Whole Foods real estate team…
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Find out when and where the final installment of the Twilight Saga is playing near Trenton and Grosse Ile, and how to get tickets.
It's the end of an era this week for Twihards around the world. Breaking Dawn - Part 2, the final installment of the Twilight Saga, premiers this week in theaters across the country, and the Trenton, Grosse Ile area is no exception. Breaking Dawn - Part 2: Trailer. (Strong language, subject material.) The vampire- and werewolf-packed finale starts Thursday at Emagine Theaters, 21720 Allen Road, in Woodhaven with showtimes at 10 p.m., 10:15, 10:30, 10:45, 11 and 11:30 p.m. and midnight and 12:05, 12:30, 12:40, 12:45, 1:15, 1:35 and 2 a.m. Tickets for the 10 p.m. showing can be purchased here. Those wishing to go to the later show can buy tickets here.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Trenton residents had mixed feelings after finding out Costco won't be coming to West Road in Woodhaven.
Woodhaven City Administrator said the Kmart on West Road is too small for a Costco Wednesday. Mark Kibby commented on a recent Facebook comment alerting Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch readers that the big box store won't be replacing Kmart, which is currently having a store closing sale. Kibby said Costco stores require 15-16 acres, and the Kmart site is around 11 acres. Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch Facebook fans had mixed feelings about not getting a Costco near their neighborhood: The comment received two shares, 6 "likes" and 29 comments. Many commenters mentioned a potential for medical offices to use the space, but Kibby said it was not likely and not desired by Woodhaven officials.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The restaurant is located on West Road near the border of Trenton and Woodhaven in Woodhaven.
A former Burger King location on West Road near the border of Woodhaven and Trenton is set to be transformed into a new coney-style restaurant. Sign up for the Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch newsletter. Officials of the southeast Michigan chain Wild Coney & Grill purchased the property next to Downriver Community Federal Credit Union and are currently working on renovations. Wild Coney & Grill locations in Southgate, Riverview and Wayne serve breakfast, lunch and dinner and are open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
The big weekend-long celebration will also have several local musicians and bands, attractions for the entire family, a carnival and much more.
Woodhaven officials have landed two big 80s music acts to celebrate the 3rd annual Uncle Sam Jam July 13 through 15 in Civic Center Park. The big weekend-long celebration will also have several local musicians and bands, attractions for the entire family, a carnival and much more. Here's and idea what you can expect to find at the Uncle Sam Jam: Hours for the Uncle Sam Jam are: The free event also includes a fireworks show and a laser light show provided by ITC Laser Spectacular and sponsored by ITC Holdings for festival goers on Saturday night. For more information on Uncle Sam Jam contact the City of Woodhaven 734-675-3000.