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Madison Heights Reporter Food Columns & Restaurant Week Deals

September 22nd 2020

As part of our Reporter Food Quest which is to try as many restaurants as we can in Oakland County, Madison Heights has already long been a favorite place to explore. 

Reporter Food: Matt & Mo’s Italian Beef at Doug’s Delight

September 16th 2020

Since it’s revival it’s continued to refine their menu and business, most recently with their meaty Matt & Mo’s partnership.

Reporter Food: Birmingham Sushi Cafe

September 12th 2019

These little bites of deliciousness were followed by beautifully crafted sushi rolls.

Reporter Food: Antihero in Ferndale

May 3rd 2019

Reporter Food: Antihero in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 3, 2019) Ferndale, MI – I recently joined Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce Board President Dale Vigliarolo and his wife Karin at one of Ferndale’s newest and most unique restaurants – Antihero. This Japanese Izakaya (aka pub) is the latest creation of Jeff King who also […]

Reporter Food: Lemon Ricotta Blueberry Pancakes at Village Cafe

February 2nd 2019

Reporter Food: Lemon Ricotta Blueberry Pancakes at Village Cafe (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2019) Troy, MI – In my quest to try as many restaurants in Oakland County as I can, I had breakfast with a friend at the Village Cafe at 3672 Rochester Road in Troy a few weeks ago. The special of […]

Resources for Those in Need 2019

January 19th 2019

Resources for Those in Need 2019 Oakland County, MI – Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more. This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email editor@oc115.com. Shelter Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church 21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757. […]

Introducing: Reporter Food Index, City by City

November 29th 2018

  Introducing: Reporter Food Index, City by City (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 29, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Oakland County Times has been on a mission to try as many restaurants throughout our great county as possible. These “Reporter Food” columns have evolved over time to become one of our most popular ongoing features. Scroll […]

Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15

November 24th 2018

  Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15 FERNDALE, MI – Have you been putting off a return to the library because of unpaid fees? This holiday season, the Ferndale Library offers local cardholders the chance to find some leniency by way of a food drive for non-perishable items to […]

Reporter Food: Fish & Chips, Greek Salad at Earl’s Diner

November 3rd 2018

Reporter Food: Fish & Chips, Greek Salad at Earl’s Diner (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 3, 2018) Ferndale, MI- East Side Ferndale has a new diner, called Earl’s.  Located at 1861 E 9 Mile Rd, it’s a cozy family restaurant with a variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner items. A friend and I went for a […]

Reporter Food: Portabella & Mixed Sweet Peppers Po’ Boy at Howe’s Bayou

September 20th 2018

Reporter Food: Portabella & Mixed Sweet Peppers Po’ Boy at Howe’s Bayou (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 20, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Sometimes it can be hard to find an alternative to the meaty burgers and chicken sandwiches that flood the restaurant scene.  But Howe’s Bayou at 22848 Woodward in Downtown Ferndale has a fantastic meat-free […]