Author: Josh Messier

Future of historic ‘Hobbitville’ uncertain, community urges preservation

A locked fence currently blocks the driveway that used to be occupied by roaming peacocks and trespassing teenagers. After the death of the owner, residents of Allen Park, which locals commonly refer to as ‘Hobbitville,’ were evicted from their homes. With historic and artistic qualities throughout the property, there has been a push for preservation, although what happens next to this unique neig...