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QLINE SET TO LAUNCH WITH WEEKEND FESTIVITIES

It’s here! The QLINE we’ve heard so much about these past few years launches their passenger service on Friday, May 12. Seniors and Medicaid recipients are able to ride the QLINE for 75 cents and general walk-up fare is priced at $1.50. Passengers are able to ride the QLINE an unlimited amount of times for […]

MOTHERS DAY GIFT GUIDE

Not sure what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Here’s a list of local offerings for all of the important women in your life. DETROITWICK DetroitWick is hosting their Inaugural Mother’s Day POUR experience, where guests get to take an inside look at how expert chandlers at DetroitWick make candles, while making your own. Moms […]

SPRING IN CAMPUS MARTIUS PARK

As of last week, Campus Martius got a lot more exciting with the official spring debut of the Beach and the Lawn, which means we are one step closer to summer. The Beach and the Lawn offer spacious and relaxing seating in the heart of the city with some of the coolest views in Detroit. […]

PRESS ROOM CAFE AND MARKET OPENS DOWNTOWN

The building on West Lafayette Street Downtown that once housed the Detroit News now houses something different, but still news related, called the Press Room Cafe & Market. The press-themed eatery offers breakfast sandwiches, smoothies, burgers, chicken sandwiches, pasta, pizza and much more. Fabio Viviani, of Top Chef fame, is leading the menu with options […]

LA PECORA NERA OPENS DOWNTOWN

  It’s part deli, part cafe and all parts delicious, and it goes by the name La Pecora Nera. Downtown has gained a new gem, whose deli and cafe name translates to “the black sheep.” Co-owner David Ayyash, who also owns Chickpea in the D, noticed that in this surge of Downtown Detroit dining, there […]

AVALON OPENS UP SHOP DOWNTOWN

If you work or spend any time Downtown, or if you just love food, we have got news for you. The name we all know and love, Avalon, just graced us with their three bottom lines, earth, community, and employees, and delicious food, at their third retail location. Avalon Cafe and Bakery debuted their new […]

SPRING OPENINGS AROUND DETROIT

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for…warmer weather, baseball and a whole lot of outdoor festivities! And to encourage us to all get outside and enjoy Detroit, we have a whole slew of new places to check out in the city. Atomic Chicken Atomic Chicken plans to open up their new and second location […]

JOEBAR ADDS TO HAZEL PARK DINING

If you haven’t been to Hazel Park yet for the Detroit Free Press’ restaurant of the year, Mabel Gray, you now have another reason to head that way with the new neighborhood spot joebar. Although the name joebar comes from wanting to be a spot for everyone, even the average Joe, the restaurant is far from […]

GUIDE TO TIGERS OPENING DAY 2017

Call in sick now, because on Friday, April 7th the boys are back in town and things are going to get crazy! It’s Opening Day and no one does it better than Detroit. So get your Tigers gear ready and start planning a fun day out on the town. The Skip The Skip is hosting a […]

HALFPIPE POPS UP INSIDE FISHER BUILDING

Have you heard about the halfpipe popping up in the lobby of the historic Fisher Building? That’s right, we said halfpipe. Everard Findlay, a global thought leader dedicated to fostering understanding and innovation across the public, private and NGO fields, is behind this strange and interesting project, called Fisher Beacon Project #2. The project, slated […]