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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.
Cool Jobs: Irina Cotfas, Aerial Artist
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Some metro Detroiters sit behind a computer all day. Others see patients, clients, customers, what-have-you. Irina Cotfas defies gravity. For a living. If you ever wondered what it would be like to run away with the circus, this Ferndale aerialist is your answer.
Lessons From Downtown: Ferndale, Detroit and a Nation of Main Street Stories
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Over 1,300 downtown professionals are making the journey to Detroit this week for the National Main Street Conference. Ferndale will be in the house, learning what Motown has to teach about revitalizing downtown development and, in turn, educating the Motor City about its Main Street successes.
The Business of Being Funny
Kim North Shine
Thursday, May 08, 2014
As the old adage goes: "comedy is hard." Especially when it comes to turning a profit. Over the last six years, Ferndale's Go Comedy! Improv Theatre has evolved from a nightlife pastime to a growing business that teaches classes, hosts events and runs workshops for some of Metro Detroit's most notable businesses.
The Rise of Metro Detroit's Mixologists
Thursday, May 08, 2014
Five years ago metro Detroit was barely a blip on the craft cocktail radar. Today it's considered one of the hottest regions for mixology, boasting bartenders and a scene that rival any in the U.S.
Nicole Rupersburg charts our cocktail culture's recent evolution.
Will Metro Detroit's Tech Community Ever Be Color Blind?
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Metro Detroit has a long history of cultural silos and regional segregation. So how does its tech and entrepreneurial community create opportunites for greater racial and cultural diversity? There's no easy answer but places like Silicon Valley are implementing aggressive and sustained efforts to bridge a divide local business leaders barely acknowledge.
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In the News
Local inventor's trash bag hanger to be sold at Wal-Mart, manufactured in Ferndale
Source: USA Today
Metro Detroit home prices climb 20% in June
Source: M Live
Ferndale thrift store advises how to "dress for success"
Source: Life On Mars
National Main Streets conference & events land in Detroit, Ferndale this weekend
Source: Miami Herald
Tonight is Bike Nite in downtown Ferndale
Source: Ferndale DDA
National Main St. Conference's Get in Gear reception to be held in downtown Ferndale on May 17
Source: Ferndale DDA
Business-friendly Ferndale experiences boom in new enterprise
Source: Crain's Detroit
Metro Detroit brewery and meaderies make Ratebeer.com's Best Beers list
Source: Rate Beer.com
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Source: Detroit Free Press
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