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ANDREW STEIN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF CITY YEAR DETROIT

Andrew Stein grew up in Detroit, graduated from Detroit Country Day and then headed off to Michigan State University, where he thought law school would be his next move. Then, Stein heard about City Year and their passion for service and progressive change.

SHANNON MURPHY, MOJO IN THE MORNING CO-HOST

If you’ve ever caught the morning show on 95.5, you’d definitely know her voice. Shannon Murphy, as she’s known on air, has been with the Mojo in the Morning radio show for six years now.

DANA FROST, THE CLOSET CONFESSIONAL

Dana Frost, a Detroit transplant from Virginia, dedicates her profession to helping women feel and look their best through her styling services and fashion blog, The Closet Confessional.

MICHAEL DEDENBACH, DETROIT CLOTHING CIRCLES

Michael Dedenbach, the owner of Detroit Clothing Circles, has been offering his thrifted finds at pop-ups and markets for the past three years and now opened doors to his Second Avenue shop for fashion lovers and deal seekers alike.

DETROIT’S CRAFT BEER & BREWERY GUIDE

BEER! In the last year, the city has added more breweries that could rival any other city’s brew spots and we don’t think the variety is stopping anytime soon. Whether you’re an IPA fanatic or a refreshing light ale nurser, Detroit beer has something for you in every pocket of the city.

OUR FAVORITE DETROIT BARS

There are new bars, new restaurants and new social spaces popping up every which way in Detroit, but when you want good ‘ol dependable and seriously tasty concoctions, we’ve got a list of must-go-even-though-you-probably-have-been for you.

OUR FAVORITE DETROIT BRUNCHES

Brunch is a meal that has taken Detroit by storm, feeding our hungry stomachs with deliciousness in the morning or for lunch. Check out some of the classics, as well as new places that serve up delicious meals that accommodate your weekend outings.

TOP NEW DETROIT OPENINGS

It seems like every week there’s a new opening in the city and we cannot get enough of it! These local businesses make Detroit a hub of diversity and creativity and we think you should visit each and every one of these new businesses and learn about their stories. And eat. A lot.

NEW DETROIT BAR SPOTS

If you’re sick and tired of a Budweiser on the porch and looking for adventure around the city, here’s a list of some of the newest drinking spots in town.

BEST CAFFEINE IN DETROIT

Whether you’re a coffee connoisseur or will drink anything that will keep you awake for a few more hours, these top coffee shops in Detroit are helping to keep us all a little more caffeinated!