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URBANREST BREWING OPENS IN FERNDALE

If you’re looking for the same ol’ same ol’, Urbanrest is not your place. If you’re looking for beer and kombucha flavors that are always rotating, food trucks to choose from and new friends that hand you glasses of beer, you’ve found it. Urbanrest Brewing Company opens Friday, June 30 in Ferndale. Urbanrest is a […]

RED DUNN KITCHEN OPENS IN TRUMBULL AND PORTER HOTEL

Red Dunn Kitchen is set to debut its huge menu inside of the Trumbull & Porter Hotel this week, and we’re already hungry for Chef Jay Gundy’s breakfast, lunch and dinner. Gundy hails from Detroit and has been working as a chef in the area for many years. Red Dunn Kitchen is Detroit-inspired and the […]

FATHERS DAY GIFT GUIDE

Dads are important people and this Father’s Day, you can take advantage of many shops right in your neighborhood to find the perfect gift. We’ve got options from sports t-shirts to leather bags and beer to Converse kicks. Take a look at our list of gifts to get for dad this Father’s Day. AXLE BREWING, […]

AXLE BREWING CO OPENS LIVERNOIS TAP

We’ve been anxiously awaiting the opening of Axle Brewing Company’s flagship taproom, Livernois Tap, and we’ve got good news- the taproom opens in Ferndale on Saturday, June 3. The taproom also functions as a brewery and restaurant, with the restaurant group Four Man Ladder leading the food menu. The Four Man Ladder group is also […]

CAKE AMBITION SWEETENS MIDTOWN

It’s been nearly seven years in the making and this May, well known pastry chef and cake magician Jessica Bouren opened up her own brick and mortar shop– Cake Ambition. Bouren first went out into the professional world as an interior designer and while far away from home in Kentucky, she found herself homesick and […]

BIRD BEE OPENS IN THE ALBERT

Bird Bee, a clothing store with vintage inspired and contemporary items like shoes, jewelry and accessories, opens its brick and mortar location Thursday, May 25. The lifestyle clothing boutique offers a mix of bohemian and vintage inspired clothing pieces, in efforts to bring flare from the west coast to the midwest. Bird Bee operated an […]

NEW CAUCUS CLUB DEBUTS DOWNTOWN

The old and well known Caucus Club in Detroit opened in the 50s, closed in 2012, and reopened this spring with a classic and sophisticated look and menu, and a new take on the iconic bullshot. George Sboukis leased the space in the Penobscot Building and plans to make the Caucus Club a friendly, relaxing […]

MOVEMENT 2017 PARTY GUIDE

Movement Electronic Music Festival, scheduled May 27-29, is back again at Hart Plaza with entertainment to pack your Memorial Day Weekend. Movement go-ers can purchase 3-day passes, 1 day passes or VIP passes for the festival and experience it all across six different stages with both live performances and DJ sets. The headliners of the […]

BORO RESALE OPENS IN EASTERN MARKET

Fashion is a form of self-expression for so many people and for Miriam Pranschke, smart fashion became a way of life and now, a business. Her store, Boro Resale, opens in Eastern Market on May 20. “I discovered self-expression through clothing in the 6th grade,” Pranschke said. “I am not claiming all this was good […]

CHEF JOE FLORES TOUCHES DOWN AT PETERBORO

Joe Flores, a professional chef of 13 years, makes his return to the restaurant scene–after a hiatus–under the new role of Peterboro’s Executive Chef. Flores touched down at Peterboro in early May 2017 in place of former chef Brion Wong. “What I look forward to the most is bringing back what was once long forgotten,” […]