If it’s a perfect day to ride in the Woodward Dream Cruise, it’s also a perfect day to run in the first annual Cruise in Shoes 5 K race/walk held this morning on the avenue. Joel and Kate Walczy traveled to the WDC with daughter Alexandra, 2, and they all participated in the race. “We … Continue Reading →
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With temperatures only in the low 50s at 8 a.m., there was definitely a need for hot coffee to go with early birds for the Woodward Dream Cruise. Spectators lined up on either side of M-1 found themselves rummaging around for that blanket they meant to throw in the car “just in case.” Weatherwise, it … Continue Reading →
Portions of M-1 are already jammed with early bird cruisers. The stretch from 12 Mile to 14 Mile is wall-to-wall cars and spectators. As usual, the epicenter is in front of Duggan’s Irish Pub at 13 1/2 Mile.
I’ve happily covered the Woodward Dream Cruise for The Detroit News for at least the last 10 years, and I’ve learned and noticed a few things that I’d like to pass on. First, unless you’re riding shotgun, don’t be driving while talking on your cell phone. It’s dangerous enough to do this while in normal … Continue Reading →