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When he was too anxious to make 'serious art,' David Zinn took to the sidewalk to create eye-popping works of chalk art, which are now popular in Ann Arbor and beyond.
From St. Clair Shores to the state capitol, this local mom is pushing for a new law to give kids the protection her son didn't have.
Didn't get positive feedback on your child's academic performance or behavior during parent-teacher conferences? Consider these common reasons for the struggles – and how Brain Balance helps get to the root of the problem once and for all.
Michigan is now home to the nation's longest canopy walk. Learn where it's at and all the details you need to make a day trip out of it.
Learn about Bird and Lime Electric scooters, how they're helping local kids and how you can join the scooter movement.
Learn how many pumpkins go into the famous pumpkin spice flavoring, how many calls Butterball Turkey answers and other fun November facts.
Local parents and Metro Parent writers give a shout out to some mommy must-haves including a Melissa and Doug calendar, Afton Street Clothing and much more.
Get a new book, check out pieces of comic book history or immerse yourself in a magical fantasy world at these three rad comic attractions in Michigan and beyond.
Three local families separated by deportation share their experiences with the U.S. immigration system and how their lives have been shaken by the deportation of a loved one.
Metro Parent's editor-in-chief talks about her struggle to find a feeling of gratitude when life got her down and this month's cover story, which aims to help kids find it too.