6 Metro Detroit properties officially listed in National Register of Historic Places
Across Metro Detroit, six properties are being recognized through the National Register of Historic Places. These recognitions are decided federal to shine a light on sites worthy of preservation due to historical significance.
Surfside residents fight to keep their town’s character, worry about the future after condo collapse
In Miami-Dade County, preservationists have long fought to protect the character of the area from the onslaught of opulent high-rise condos and hotels along the coast. In no place is that more true, perhaps, than Surfside.washingtonpost.com
Florida sheriff bans masks for deputies with some exceptions
Florida added at least 276 fatalities to its coronavirus death toll on Tuesday, a new state record. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. A central Florida sheriff says his deputies wont be allowed to wear face masks except under some conditions, and neither will visitors to the sheriffs office. Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods said in an email to staff that he had weighed both sides of the issue amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. On Wednesday, Florida reported 213 new coronavirus deaths. At the sheriffs office, masks wont be allowed so that visitors can be easily identified and there is clear communication, the sheriff said.
Stately Louis Kamperdesigned mansion in Grosse Pointe wants $1.39M
One is this stunning home in Grosse Pointe, built in the early 1910s, which is listed through Realtor Ian Mason for $1.39 million. The 7,629-square-foot Georgian Revival mansion has some stately columns extending from multiple sides of its white brick exterior, as well as some beautiful cornice brackets under the roof. Inside the six bedroom, four-and-a-half bath home, theres impressive floor-to-ceiling doors and windows that blend the space between interior and exterior. The owners have also done a fantastic job maintaining all the wood trim, plaster molding and corbels, hardwood floors, and basically everything else in the home. The property also comes with a renovated 800-square-foot carriage house, and recently had its circular drive and walkways redone.detroit.curbed.com