Car enthusiast hopes to bring motorplex, car condo development to former Pinnacle Race Course site

By Scott Bolthouse Hub Editor ScottBolthouse@HuronHub.com Twitter: @ScottMBolt An Ypsilanti resident and former race car driver wants to bring a multi-million dollar car condo and motorplex development to the property where the failed Pinnacle Race Course once operated in Huron Township. John Ottino, who worked for 35 years with the airlines at Metro Airport and raced for […]

Detroit Free Press: Failed Pinnacle Race Course has ties to proposed casino development

By Scott Bolthouse Hub Editor ScottBolthouse@HuronHub.com Twitter: @ScottMBolt An extensive report published Saturday evening by the Detroit Free Press says that the proposed casino project in Huron Township has ties to the failed Pinnacle Race Course, which was demolished last month after sitting vacant and picked through since 2010. In the report, it states that the Sault Ste. […]

Photos: Demolition of abandoned Pinnacle Racecourse

  By Scott Bolthouse Hub Editor ScottBolthouse@HuronHub.com Originally published Jan. 22, 2016 After sitting abandoned on Vining Road in Huron Township for over five years, the failed Pinnacle Racecourse is finally getting demolished, putting an end to a long chapter filled with controversy and disappointment. The demolition comes following an agreement made last summer between Wayne […]

Breaking and entering at Pinnacle Race Course produces two arrests; 51 year old arrested for Criminal Sexual Conduct in the June police beat

The following information was submitted by the Huron Township Police Department.  June 7 – Officers responded to the 19000 block of Savage Road for an unresponsive male. A 66 year old Huron Township resident was pronounced deceased. The death was ruled a natural death. June 10 – Officers responded to the area of Sibley and I275 for a […]

Downtown Park, Rezoning of Pinnacle Property to be discussed at the Mar. 26 Board of Trustees meeting

By Scott Bolthouse   On the agenda for Wednesday evening’s Board of Trustees meeting is the rezoning of the Pinnacle Development, which is located on nearly 400 acres of land just south of Metro Airport. The abandoned Pinnacle Racecourse currently sits on the property. According to Huron Township’s Community Development Director John Enos, the township is “proactively looking […]

The Huron Hub’s year in review: 2019’s top stories

By Scott Bolthouse | The Huron Hub ScottBolthouse@HuronHub.com Posted Dec. 30, 2019 So long, 2019 — your days are numbered. With the new year just around the corner, it’s a good time to look back on some of the top stories to make headlines in Huron Township this past year. Over 160,000 readers visited HuronHub.com […]

Year in review: The Huron Hub’s most popular stories in 2016

By Scott Bolthouse Hub Editor ScottBolthouse@HuronHub.com As we turn the page on yet another year and welcome 2017, it’s time to take a look back at the most popular stories that came out of Huron Township in 2016. First and foremost, I’d like to send a personal “thank you” to those who have visited my […]

Meet the candidates: Colleen Lazere running for treasurer in Huron Township

Editor’s note: As the election draws near, the residents in Huron Township would like to hear more about each candidate that is running for office or reelection. Back in April, I invited every person running in Huron the chance to use the Huron Hub as a platform to get their voice heard. All letters were written personally […]

Meet the candidates: RP Lilly running for trustee in Huron Township

Editor’s note: As the primary and general elections draw near, the residents in Huron Township would like to hear more about each candidate that is running for office or reelection. Any person running in Huron is invited to use The Huron Hub as a platform to get their voice heard. If you’re a candidate running for office, submit […]