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Reporter Food: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sliders at Detroit Fleat

August 19th 2018

Reporter Food: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sliders at Detroit Fleat (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – I’m combining a couple visits together for this Reporter Food column, because really the noteworthy thing about Detroit Fleat in Ferndale is the mix of food choices.  That’s because Fleat is actually a restaurant with a food […]

Food Truck Restaurant “Detroit Fleat” Coming to Ferndale’s East Side

January 18th 2017

Food Truck Restaurant “Detroit Fleat” Coming to Ferndale’s East Side (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 18, 2017) Ferndale, MI – A proposed development could turn the Wing Hing Inn at 1820 E. 9 Mile into a food-truck themed restaurant called “Detroit Fleat.” (Yes, that is the way it’s spelled) Aaron Tye, who owns the food truck […]

New Way Bar Hosting MELT Gourmet Toasties Food Truck Oct. 21-22

October 14th 2016

New Way Bar Hosting MELT Gourmet Toasties Food Truck Oct. 21-22 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – New Way Bar at 23130 Woodward will be welcoming MELT Gourmet Toastes on Oct 21 and 22 at 7pm.  “Melt, the new gourmet grilled cheese food truck of Metro Detroit will be hosting a pop-up menu featuring a taste […]

Lathrup Village Hosting Food Truck Fridays Sept 16 – Oct. 28

September 10th 2016

Lathrup Village Hosting Food Truck Fridays Sept 16 – Oct. 28 (Event Page) Lathrup Village, MI – A perfect Friday night activity! Every Friday from September 16 to October 28, 4:30 to 8pm, a food truck rally will be held at Lathrup Village City Hall. More info: http://www.lathrupvillage.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=712 For more area event listings go to […]

Birmingham Farmers Market Open May 1

April 22nd 2016

Birmingham Farmers Market Open May 1 (EVENT page) BIRMINGHAM, MI, – The Birmingham Farmers Market will return to Public Parking Lot 6 for its 14th season on Sunday, May 1. Warming temperatures, fresh baked foods and smiling faces will enhance the lively event, which is expected to draw thousands on Opening Day. Attendees will find […]

Southfield: Cookie Dreams Come True for Former Assembly Line Worker

October 18th 2015

Southfield: Cookie Dreams Come True for Former Assembly Line Worker (Catherine Ticer, Oct. 18, 2015) Crystal Scott’s transformation from Chrysler assembly line worker to cookie entrepreneur is one of determination, focus and confidence in her ability to realize a dream that began when she was seven. After taking a buyout from the automaker during the […]

Crowd Chows Down at Street Eats Wednesday

April 1st 2012

Street Eats Wednesday was an experimental event held on March 21, 2012 in the alley behind Rust Belt Market. Mobile vendors such as Jacques Tacos, Treat Dreams, and El Guapo Grill came out to serve the thousands of people who came out to the food truck rally.