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Royal Oak Restaurant Week Returns Feb. 27- March 8

February 28th 2015

Royal Oak Restaurant Week Returns Feb. 27- March 8 (Press Release, Feb. 14, 2015) Royal Oak Restaurant Week returns Feb. 27 – Mar. 8. More than 25 of downtown Royal Oak’s top restaurants and venues will feature three-course lunch and dinner menus at $15, $25, and $35 a person. No tickets or passes are necessary, […]

Hot Cakes Family Breakfast at Rust Belt Feb. 14

February 11th 2015

Hot Cakes Family Breakfast at Rust Belt Feb. 14 (Press Release, Feb. 11, 2015) From 10am to 1pm at the Rust Belt Market in Ferndale at the corner of 9 Mile and Woodward there will be an all you can eat family pancake breakfast. $10 for adults $5 for kids. This features Bishop Dow’s pancakes […]

Halt Heart Disease & Diabetes Summit Feb. 21 in Southfield

February 5th 2015

Halt Heart Disease & Diabetes Summit Feb. 21 in Southfield (Press Release, Feb. 5, 2015) Dr. Joel Kahn & other experts show how to reverse disease with “lifestyle medicine” Was Hippocrates correct 2500 years ago when he said “Let Food Be Thy Medicine”?  It’s no secret that a healthy diet can help prevent disease, but […]

2015 Rib Burn Out Rocks Ferndale

February 1st 2015

2015 Rib Burn Out Rocks Ferndale (C. Proxmire, Feb. 1, 2015) The 8th Annual Rib Burn Out left hundreds of Ferndalians and visitors with full bellies and barbecue-sauce lined smiles, while making the coffers of Michigan AIDS Coalition and Ferndale Youth Assistance more full as well. The tradition happens each year towards the end of […]

The oc115 Oak Park Tour

January 25th 2015

The oc115 Oak Park Tour (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 25, 2015) In getting to learn about the City of Oak Park, I asked Mayor Marian McClellan for a tour of the City. While we weren’t able to visit all of the wonderful locally-owned businesses, the tour was a great start. We started on 9 Mile […]

Birmingham Restaurant Week Jan 26-30 and Feb. 2-6

January 18th 2015

Birmingham Restaurant Week Jan 26-30 and Feb. 2-6 (City of Birmingham Press Release, Jan. 18, 2015) Ten years ago the City of Birmingham became the first city in Michigan to offer a Restaurant Week event. Fast forward a decade and the culinary experience remains highly anticipated among residents and visitors alike. The city is gearing […]

Rib Burn 8 Out to Honor Billy Bones, Raise Money for Charity Jan. 31

January 17th 2015

Rib Burn 8 Out to Honor Billy Bones, Raise Money for Charity Jan. 31 (C. Proxmire, Jan. 12, 2015) For the past seven years, Dean Bach has held the BBQ Rib Burn Out to raise money for Ferndale Youth Assistance and Michigan AIDS Coalition as a tie in to the Ferndale Blues Festival. But this […]

Just Baked Closes Shop

January 6th 2015

Just Baked Closes Shop (C. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2015) The cupcake-themed chain Just Baked announced Monday they would be closing all of their stores except four franchise locations, according to the Detroit Free Press. A statement by Pam Turkin, founder of the business, said “After carefully evaluating our business operations, and how best to move […]

Ferndale Pep Rally Gives Props to Cops

December 28th 2014

Ferndale Pep Rally Gives Props to Cops (Crystal Proxmire, Photos: AG Phoenix, Dante Vincent Dasaro, and Denise Bach, Dec. 28, 2014) At a time when discussion of violence both by and towards police officers can be divisive, Ferndale area business and community leaders took pause Sunday afternoon to  bring people together to show that the […]

Slow’s BBQ to Open as Part of Strand Theater Redevelopment in Pontiac

December 7th 2014

Slow’s BBQ to Open as Part of Strand Theater Redevelopment in Pontiac (C. Proxmire, Dec. 7, 2014) Slow’s Bar BQ will open a location in the former Strand Theater in Downtown Pontiac as part of a redevelopment project slated to open late next year, according to Crain’s Detroit. The theatre is expected to become the […]

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