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7 Cider Mills to Visit in Michigan

So many cider mills, so little time! Every year Michiganders from across the state look forward to the fall season and visiting their favorite cider mill. But with so many different cider mills and orchards located around the mitten, it’s hard to decide which one has the best donuts, the best cider, the best pumpkin…

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The Best Dog Parks In Detroit

Four-legged friends need exercise and playtime just as much as humans! Thankfully there are several great dog parks in Detroit. And remember…Visiting a dog park is a good idea, even if you’ve got a yard, because it gives your doggie the chance to socialize. Anne Fracassa Memorial Dog Park | Pauline Street and 12 Mile Road,…

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Local Love: Lost & Found Vintage

For unique style finds, turn to Lost & Found Vintage in Royal Oak. This 3,500-square-foot shop — a favorite of Paragon Assistant Vice President Sharisse Myren — carries men’s and women’s clothing and accessories from the 1900s through the 1980s, including casual and formalwear, workwear, military uniforms, lingerie and swimsuits, footwear, handbags, and jewelry. The…

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12 Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Michigan

Finding kid-friendly things to do can be a challenge. Thankfully, Michigan has an array of activities and attractions that are perfect for even the littlest humans. Below are a dozen of our favorites, including several things that are free or very inexpensive. Go forth and explore!   Pick blueberries at Adams Blueberry Farm (Hartford) Take…

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Detroit Summer Bucket List

Make the most of the warm months ahead with this summer bucket list! Written with Detroit area residents and visitors in mind, this list has a dozen local activities for all ages. So what are you waiting for? Get out there! Spend a day at Martindale Beach at Kensington Metropark  Take a trip to the Detroit Zoo Go…

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What to Pack for a Lake Trip

Whether you’re into swimming, sailing or sunning yourself on the beach, a lake trip is the perfect summer getaway for Michiganders. Our state is loaded with lakes! The closest ones to Paragon properties are Lake St. Clair and Lake Erie. Our properties are also near several beautiful Metroparks with lakes, where visitors can enjoy a variety of recreational…

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Local Love: RUNdetroit

RUNdetroit comes highly recommended by our leasing consultant, Matt Rowland.  The locally owned, independent running store —which opened in Midtown in 2013— is committed to enhancing the area’s running and walking communities by offering specialty products, educational resources and training opportunities. RUNdetroit is owned by Justin Craig and Alia Polsgrove, runners who say their personal experiences,…

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The Most Scenic Detroit Area Running Trails

Running indoors has its merits, but fresh air and scenery can do wonders for your mood, especially on days when you’re not super excited to get moving. That’s why we made this list of five scenic Detroit running trails: Belle Isle  The perimeter of this 2.5-mile, 982-acre island park in the Detroit River offers runners…

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