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HATCH 2016 SEMI-FINALISTS READY FOR PUBLIC VOTING 0 0 0

The top 10 semi-finalists in this year’s Comerica Hatch Detroit contest have been announced, which means the public now has the opportunity to vote for their favorites up until August 18. The 10 semi-finalists are competing to win $50,000 from Comerica Bank to help open a brick and mortar location in the Detroit area.

CHUBBY DUCK BRINGS FAST & DELICIOUS SUSHI TO DETROIT

Chef Ian Diem and business partner Asad Rizvi started Chubby Duck Sushi in Flint in early 2013 as a way to bring fast, Japanese cuisine home, and as of June, they’ve kicked it up a notch by opening a storefront in the Motor City.

CORK TOWN’S NEW MAMA COO’S BOUTIQUE OFFERS TREASURES NEAR & FAR

Lana Rodriguez has sold handmade creations and favorite vintage items from around the world at the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Sunday Street Market at Eastern Market and at a ton of pop-ups around the area. But this August, Rodriguez will bring all worldly finds and special trinkets to Corktown at her new shop, Mama Coo’s Boutique.

GREY GHOST DETROIT OPENS IN BRUSH PARK

Grey Ghost, a Detroit take on a steakhouse and cocktail bar, is set to open its doors Thursday, July 28, 2016 in the Brush Park neighborhood, in the space previously held by Ye Olde Butcher Shoppe.

DETROIT IS THE NEW BLACK OPENS ON WOODWARD

In March, Roslyn Karamoko, the founder and CEO of the Detroit Is The New Black brand, moved her Midtown location to Corktown’s Ponyride and knew it wasn’t going to be her last move. Now, with her flagship established at Ponyride, Karamoko opened a Downtown location at 1426 Woodward Ave, only two years after she officially founded the brand.

O.W.L. Eatery Offers 24-HOUR Flavor to Woodward Avenue

Burgers, tacos, nachos, egg sandwiches and avocado toast can all be paired with a cup of homemade horchata, iced tea or lemonade alongside a gooey plate of poblano cheese-covered fries at Royal Oak’s new O.W.L eatery.