Monday, April 14, 2014

Flash Delivery: The Easy Way To Get Great Food In Detroit

Flash Delivery: The Easy Way To Get Great Food In Detroit

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Don’t settle for fast food! Flash Delivery brings the best of Detroit cuisine direct to your door. Orders BIG & small ow.ly/v7DGR
Flash Delivery (@flashdeliverymi) March 28, 2014

If you live or work downtown, ordering take out just got a whole lot more interesting. Flash Deliveryis a new service that takes orders from a variety of different eateries and grocery stores and delivers them to you…

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Saturday, April 12, 2014

Restaurant Of The Week - Grand Trunk Pub

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Where are you going to be this weekend in the D? We think we have a great new foodie destination for you to consider.

Located in the heart of downtown Detroit, Grand Trunk Pub is a charming little restaurant and bar. Whether you’re going out on a hot date, or meeting a friend for lunch – Grand Trunk is a great option.

History

Grand Trunk Pub has made its home in a building with a rich and…

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Monday, April 7, 2014

Motor City Muckraker: What’s in store for Detroit’s long-idle Chinatown?

Motor City Muckraker: What’s in store for Detroit’s long-idle Chinatown?

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Reflecting on Chinatown in Detroit means thinking about a rich past with a sad present. Is there a brighter tomorrow on the horizon, though? Our friends at the Motor City Muckraker examined the new possibilities for Detroit’s Chinatown.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON THE MOTOR CITY MUCKRAKER

A few blocks south of Wayne State University are the remnants of Detroit’s Chinatown.

It’s small and easy to…

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Sunday, April 6, 2014

Freep - Rochelle Riley: River Rouge Park in Detroit is getting the attention it needs

Freep – Rochelle Riley: River Rouge Park in Detroit is getting the attention it needs

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Why is Detroit’s largest park being ignored? And what can local groups do to remedy this?

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While the eyes of the state and city were on Belle Isle during a yearlong, contentious battle over improvements and ownership, Sally Petrella and state Rep. Harvey Santana watched with rising frustration as River Rouge Park, the city’s largest, sat ignored.

“Peopl…

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Thursday, April 3, 2014

Culture Beat - Plays You Have To See This Weekend In Detroit

Culture Beat - Plays You Have To See This Weekend In The D

Want to soak in some culture this weekend? Well there are some incredible shows playing this weekend at the Hilberry Theater at Wayne State in Midtown. Here’s what you need to know:

Get tickets at wsushows.com

1) MOON OVER BUFFALO
by Ken Ludwig
February 21 – April 5, 2014 at the Hilberry Theatre
From the author of Lend Me a Tenor, this whimsical backstage farce piles hysterical misunderstandings…

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

A Lens on Detroit - Week 12

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This is our twelfth week of our feature, A Lens On Detroit series, which can be found chronicled in our photos tab. We will be adding a new batch of photos every Wednesday from our lineup of guest photographers. You can also find information and sites for the photographers, whom we highly recommend!

If you would like to submit your work to Lens on Detroit – send us a photo…

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Saturday, March 29, 2014

This Week In Instagram: The Best Of Detroit

This Week In Instagram: The Best Of Detroit

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1) Via @DetroitDarren

2) Via @mike_mcmanaman

3) Via @knightntunisia

4) Via @Citybirddetroit

5) Via @kaylamarie72
Dinner in Detroit with my family #german #Detroit #wooden #Rathskeller #michigrammers #afterlight

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Friday, March 28, 2014

Crain’s Detroit: First new apartment project in Detroit’s business district since 1992 gets DDA’s OK

Crain’s Detroit: First new apartment project in Detroit’s business district since 1992 gets DDA’s OK

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Construction on The Griswold — a $22 million development market-rate apartments in Detroit’s central business district — is expected to begin at the end of this year and be completed in late 2015.

The first new apartment construction in the central business district since 1992 is expected to begin by the end of this year after the Detroit Downtown Development…

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

A Lens On Detroit - Week 11

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This is our eleventh week of our feature, A Lens On Detroit series, which can be found chronicled in our photos tab. We will be adding a new batch of photos every Wednesday from our lineup of guest photographers. You can also find information and sites for the photographers, whom we highly recommend!

If you would like to submit your work to Lens on Detroit – send us a photo…

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Monday, March 24, 2014

Local Art Collective Aims to Raise Money for Mosaic Youth Theatre Through Monthly Showcase

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H.O.T COLLECTIVE PRESS RELEASE

Heroes of Tomorrow Collective, also known as H.O.T Collective, has partnered up with 5E Gallery of midtown Detroit to present “Show Your Love Sundays”, to benefit the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit.  The kickoff will take place March, 30th 2014 at 5EGallery located at 4605 Cass Avenue in midtown Detroit.  Doors open at 6pm and Entrance is $15 with advanced tickets…

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