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The Benefits Of Gum Chewing

Wether it’s the ongoing sound of gum popping or just having to see it swirl around in someone’s mouth while they talk; most people find chewing gum to be annoying. Gum actually has some health benefits which would in fact be a “healthy” addiction. You can be addicted to many things but in this case, being addicted to chewing gum is ... Read More »

Fun Lottery Facts

With the powerball jackpot at a record breaking high, take a look at some interesting facts about the lottery overall. Did you know? The chances of winning when you play an easy pick ticket or choose your own numbers is 50/50. Now that you know that, how do you choose to play? The lottery has been around since before the ... Read More »

Conversation Starters For You To Use NOW

Attention shy guys and wallflowers everywhere! Do you ever meet someone new and interesting only to find yourself at a loss for words? I know the feeling; it’s literally a loss for words that leads to an end of a good conversation or even relationship. Well Like usual, I did my research and even tried for myself and I found ... Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- Indian River is the home of the largest crucifix in the world. It is called the Cross in the Woods. Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- Michigan is the only place in the world with a floating post office. The J. W. Westcott II is the only boat in the world that delivers mail to ships while they are still underway. They have been operating for 125 years. Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- The Detroit Zoo was the 1st zoo in America to feature cageless, open-exhibits that allowed the animals more freedom to roam. Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- Vernor’s ginger ale was created in Detroit and became the 1st soda pop made in the United States. Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- The painted turtle is Michigan ‘s state reptile.   Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day-   The Kellogg Company has made Battle Creek the Cereal Capital of the World. The Kellogg brothers accidentally discovered the process for producing flaked cereal products and sparked the beginning of the dry cereal industry.      Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- Gerald R. Ford grew up in Grand Rapids and became the 38th president of the United States. Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- Michigan State University is the largest institution of higher learning in the state and one of the largest universities in the country. It was founded in 1855 as the nation’s 1st land-grant university. It was the 1st institution of higher learning in the nation to teach scientific agriculture. Read More »

Belle Isle Smack-Down

By: Terri Garza-Makowski | stonesdetroit.com   Unless you live in a cave, by now have heard or read about our esteemed city council and their inability to come to a decision on the management agreement with the state of Michigan to take over the maintenance and care of our beautiful Belle Isle Park. The park has been falling into a ... Read More »

25 Years Of The Heidelberg Project

By: Lauren Meir|MutualArt.com When Detroit native Tyree Guyton returned to his hometown after serving in the army, he was shocked by what he saw. It was as if “a bomb went off,” he later stated. The scenes that welcomed Guyton home were images of a city that had rapidly declined after the 1967 riots; the once-flourishing metropolis was literally falling ... Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.comDetroit fun fact of the day- In 1817 the University of Michigan was the 1st university established by any state. Originally named Cathelepistemian and located in Detroit , the name was changed in 1821. The university moved to Ann Arbor in 1841. Read More »

Eminem-produced ‘Detroit Rubber’ kicks off on YouTube

By: Edna Gundersen, USA TODAY The series chronicles the owners of a sneaker shop that draws rappers and sports stars. Detroit Rubber, a weekly reality series about a sneaker shop in recession-battered Detroit, launched Tuesday on YouTube’s Loud Channel with Eminem serving as co-producer. The show tracks Rick Williams and Roland “Ro” Coit as they struggle to maintain a business ... Read More »

Detroit fun fact of the day

By: Patrick Holliday|StonesDetroit.com Detroit fun fact of the day-  Sault Ste. Marie was founded by Fr. Jacques Marquette in 1668. It is the 3rd oldest remaining settlement in the United States. Father Marquette’s remains are buried in the city of St. Ignace, Michigan on the Michigan Lake front facing State Street.   Read More »

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