The Legend of Big Bill Shined Bright

By: Raymond Rolak If you grew in Redford and you were active in sports you were probably touched by this man, William Kandilian.  He was affectionately known as “Big Bill.”  Big Bill passed away recently at the age of 92.  He started Big Bill’s Trophies, which became an institution in Dearborn Heights and Redford Township.  Every kid in Redford Township had at least one trophy … Continue reading The Legend of Big Bill Shined Bright

Diversity Concert

By: Jim Bailey For nine years running, the worship centers of Redford have come together to put on the Diversity Concert. The Concert is held to support Redford Interfaith Relief. Feeding upwards of 500 people a month, Redford Interfaith Relief  enjoys community support in many ways. Earlier this month, Theresa Burgess, from the Redford Martin Luther King Prayer Breakfast event, made a check presentation, at … Continue reading Diversity Concert