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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.
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.
The Co-Working Space Roundup
Kim North Shine
Thursday, August 01, 2013
Co-working spaces are hardly breaking news in metro Detroit. What's exciting, however, is how they've grown in scope, services, size and availability over the last few years. Submitted for your approval: a roundup of the region's more interesting shared work spaces.
Playing to the Fringe
Thursday, July 18, 2013
To some, fringe theater is a kind of creative canary in the coalmine, a clue as to whether your art scene offers a nurturing environment for performing artists to experiment and explore. So, how does metro Detroit stack up?
Patrick Dunn checks in with a handful of local companies to get the lay of the land.
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S3 Entertainment Group
The Butcher's Daughter
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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
Downtowns say no to blank walls, yes to active facades
Source: Oakland Press
Metro Detroit ranks 14th nationally in percentage job growth
Post-industrial? Detroit needs a new word
Source: Atlantic Cities
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