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9 and Woodward Intersection
There aren't many Metro Detroit intersections more happening than Woodward and Nine Mile. The once-sleepy hamlet of Ferndale has become the arbiter of hip in Metro Detroit. Great shopping, dining and people-watching meet affordable housing a mere jump away from Detroit and Royal Oak. Location, location, location.
Urbanizing Metro Detroit's Suburbia
Thursday, March 06, 2014
The lines between suburban and urban are finally blurring in some Metro Detroit communities. And none too soon. Though our region ranks last in terms of urban revitalization among the 25 largest metros, things are looking up. "You're moving in the right direction," says Christopher Leinberger, senior fellow at The Brookings Institution.
Power Sharing is Tougher Than You Think
Thursday, December 12, 2013
How does a company's sole owner and founder transition to the power-sharing structure of executive leadership? That's the challenge that faces Billhighway, a Troy-based firm that's looking to enter its second stage of development.
Jon Zemke looks for lessons from successful (and less-than-successful) local businesses.
Data Driven Leadership: A Q&A with Mayor Kurt Metzger
Kim North Shine
Thursday, December 05, 2013
When leaders change, new wishlists are written.
talks with Kurt Metzger, the new mayor of Pleasant Ridge, on why Metro Detroit communities should cooperate across their borders.
Ferndale Firm Seeks to Provide Energy Everywhere and Anywhere
Thursday, October 24, 2013
If you're looking for a local company that represents what's next in renewable energy innovation, Zerobase is probably your best bet. The firm specializes in off-the-grid power logistics for inhospitable environments. Luckily, it has found its new digs in downtown Ferndale to be just the opposite - a perfect community for its high tech employees.
Distilling the Greatness of Michigan-Made Spirits
Thursday, September 19, 2013
With all the enthusiasm for locally sourced products, micro-brew culture, and craft cocktails, it seemed inevitable that micro distilleries would be the next big thing. And with recent changes to Michigan's liquor laws it has. Nicole Rupersburg drinks in metro Detroit's growing (and award-winning) spirits industry.
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Detroit Wallpaper Co puts avant-garde spin on wallpaper
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In the News
Metro Detroit brewery and meaderies make Ratebeer.com's Best Beers list
Source: Rate Beer.com
16 must-dos for visitors to Metro Detroit
Source: The Delicious Day
Bike lanes, bike-friendly projects to get rolling in Metro Detroit this spring
Source: Detroit Free Press
Schramms Mead sweetens Ferndale's bar scene
Source: Metro Times
We all deserve a little bit of yoga
Source: Yoga By Design Foundation
Bye Bye Brooklyn, Hello Detroit
Source: Crain's Detroit Business
CNN Money notes "Treat Dreams" come true for Ferndale ice cream entrepreneur
Source: CNN Money
Benefit party for public art in Ferndale set for June 21
Source: Ferndale DDA
Metro Detroit schools tops in country for music education
Source: NAMM Foundation
Oakland County's job market is healthiest in years
Source: University of Michigan News Service
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