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THE PETERBORO’S OPENING REVIVES DETROIT’S CHINATOWN

The Peterboro, a new restaurant to open in Detroit’s Chinatown/Cass Corridor, plans to open March 17 with their Asian-inspired menu. The space will open their doors at 420 Peterboro and be able to seat nearly 80 people after a series of private soft openings and much preparation. The Detroit Optimists Society, the group behind The […]

FAVORITE POP-UP KATOI OPENS UP SHOP IN CORKTOWN

The pop-up, turned food truck, turned temporary Ann Arbor eatery, Katoi, has made the ultimate move to their new restaurant and bar in Detroit’s Corktown, slated for March 21st opening. While they were working on the space across the road from Two James, the Katoi team was serving their dishes out of Two James, in […]

BRUNA CAMARGO, STYLE-MILE BLOG

Bruna Camargo, the stylish figure behind Style-Mile, a popular fashion blog, takes her Brazilian roots and love for fashion to bring budding fashionistas (and those just looking for some style inspiration) all things fashion and fabulous, ever since launching the blog in 2012. “I think that was kind of right around the time when I […]

MIKE HACKETT, SYPHUS TRAINING

Haven’t quite kept up with those New Year’s goals of getting into shape? Can’t stomach getting on another treadmill inside another giant gym? Mike Hackett claims his newest Royal Oak opening, Syphus Training, is the ‘hardest workout’ you find around town. The idea of Syphus officially started in July of 2010, Hackett said, and it […]

BEST FISH DISHES IN DETROIT

For some of you, it’s Lent, and for some of you, it’s about eating healthier…and for the rest of you, who doesn’t like good ole’ fish and chips or fish tacos from time to time? So take a look at our list for best seafood in the city. @ CENTRAL KITCHEN + BAR: 660 Woodward […]

KIMBERLY HOYLE, HAMILTON ANDERSON ASSOCIATES

Kimberly Hoyle joined the team at Hamilton Anderson Associates as their director of business development in the summer of 2015. And while many of us have seen Hamilton Anderson’s name attached to some of the most exciting developments happening in the city of Detroit, we thought we’d let the experts tell us a little bit […]

FRANK LANZKRON-TAMARAZO, CHAZZANO COFFEE

Frank Lanzkron-Tamarazo of Ferndale’s Chazzano Coffee started his coffee business out of his garage in New Jersey in 2002 from a desire to create the perfect cup of coffee. He and his wife have always been foodies and they would spend their free time dining at the best restaurants. They would always end their meals […]

MELINDA ANDERSON, CREATIVE DIRECTOR @ DDF

Melinda Anderson, the creative director behind the Detroit Design Festival, combines her background in architecture with her love for travel and collaboration, to help bring Detroit a unique design experience each year. After she finished her architecture degree at the University of Michigan, Anderson lived in Berlin for a year before returning to Detroit. Since […]

TOP NEW DINING IN DETROIT

  Detroit’s restaurant landscape is changing and with that change brings delicious and diverse options, right to the neighborhood. Read on and visit some of our new favorites. Katoi If you haven’t heard about it yet, you’ve been covering your ears, because Corktown’s Katoi brings Thai-ish Detroit cuisine somewhere different and more fun than ever […]

JASON HALL, SLOW ROLL DETROIT

Jason Hall is one of the radical minds behind Slow Roll, the weekly bicycle ride that’s taken over Detroit. And it’s of no surprise, since he was born and raised right here in the city and his earliest memories involve a bicycle, friends and neighborhood exploring. “I’ve always been the independent kid. Skateboarding and bike […]