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Abandoned Detroit

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

This Abandoned House Will Be Entirely Filled With Flowers

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.09.2015 | Arts

Imagine walking into a seemingly abandoned house on a desolate, urban block, and finding it covered wall-to-ceiling in dahlias, roses, hydrangeas and ...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Meet The Guy Who Just Bought 6,000-Plus Neglected Properties In Detroit

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.30.2014 | HuffPost Home

The name sounds catchy, even cute: the "blight bundle." Its contents, however, are far less appealing: 6,350 properties -- mostly abandoned homes in d...

Body Found At Detroit's Abandoned Zoo

Posted 04.07.2014 | Crime

A body found near an abandoned island zoo in Detroit is being investigated by law enforcement and state park officials. According to a statement f...

Detroit's Abandoned Ruins Are Captivating, But Are They Bad For Neighborhoods?

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

For some, Detroit is symbolized by hulking ruins like the Michigan Central Depot, a 100-year-old train station that's sat empty for decades and drawn ...

Detroit's Abandoned Buildings Flood With City Water From Broken Pipes

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

DETROIT (AP) — Torrents of water spew from broken pipes in Detroit's Crosman School, cascading down stairs before pooling on the warped tile of what...

People Are Skiing In Detroit's Abandoned Buildings

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Weird News

Here's one thing to do with all the abandoned buildings in Detroit: turn them into urban ski slopes. "Tracing Skylines," a movie by Poor Boyz Produ...

PHOTOS: Modern Ruins In Abandoned Detroit

www.weather.com | Posted 02.04.2014 | Detroit

For more on Yves Marchand's and Romain Meffre's work, visit their website. ...

LOOK: Abandoned Island Zoo, Then And Now

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.30.2013 | Travel

In the middle of the Detroit River lies Belle Isle, a sprawling park designed by the same landscape architect responsible for New York's Central Park,...

David Sands

LOOK: Striking Images Of Detroit's Abandoned Buildings Over Time

HuffingtonPost.com | David Sands | Posted 04.19.2013 | Detroit

Fighting blight has been a priority for Detroit Mayor Dave Bing. During his February "State of the City" speech, the mayor said his administration had...

PHOTOS: Detroit's Abandoned Theaters

| Ben Worcester | Posted 06.20.2011 | Arts

Story courtesy of City's Best. By Ben Worcester A few weeks ago, City's Best writer Karen Dybis talked to photographer Michael Hodges about his...