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Reporter Food: Kravings in Oak Park

July 16th 2019

One tradition that I personally love, is that of enjoying a good Reuben sandwich….

Reporter Food: Fish & Chips at Royal Diner

February 28th 2019

Reporter Food: Fish & Chips at Royal Diner (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 28, 2019) Clarkston, MI – It’s nice having someplace to go in the middle of the night that has an amazing variety of food and people.  The Royal Diner at 6540 Dixie Highway in Clarkston is that perfect after-meeting place. Recently I had […]

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 […]

Reporter Food: Braised Short Rib Pasta at Crispelli’s in Berkley

August 27th 2018

Reporter Food: Braised Short Rib Pasta at Crispelli’s in Berkley (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 27, 2018) Berkley, MI- Crispelli’s Bakery and Pizzeria has locations in Berkley, West Bloomfield and Troy.  I recently had a chance to visit their Berkley location and enjoy their creamy, flavorful braised short rib pasta. This is a creation of cavatelli […]

Reporter Food: Salmon and Rice from Get n’ Go in Ferndale

March 10th 2017

Reporter Food: Salmon and Rice from Get n’ Go in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 10, 2017) Ferndale, MI – One of Ferndale’s hidden gems is a party store at the corner of 10 Mile and Hilton called Get n’ Go. This family-owned business has an abundance of things you’d expect – booze, lotto tickets, […]

Reporter Food: Fish and Chips at Blacktorn Pub in Holly

March 4th 2017

Reporter Food: Fish and Chips at Blacktorn Pub in Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 4, 2017) Holly, MI – There was plenty of good cheer on my recent visit to Blackthorn Pub in Downtown Holly.  I picked a quiet seat at the end of the bar to get some work done, but soon was chatting […]

Reporter Food: Sign of the Beefcarver in Royal Oak

January 2nd 2017

Reporter Food:  Sign of the Beefcarver in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 2, 2017) Royal Oak, MI –   My friend Julia and I started the new year off with a heavy dose of nostalgia since our regular spots were closed for the holiday.  As it turns out, Sign of the Beefcarver was a delightful […]

Grab n Go Breaks Sushi Stereotypes

September 2nd 2011

Which leads to the next great mind-bender – the food. First off, expectations about sushi should be left at the door. “Sushi is not just raw fish,” Taylor said. “People always think that.” Grab & Go offers vegetarian rolls as well as traditional rolls – some with fish and others without. There are even some original gourmet creations that will shock and delight the sushi connoisseur.