NYC Based Warby Parker To Open On Woodward

August 23, 2016 by  
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Photo: Bedrock  Trendy eyewear retailer Warby Parker is preparing to open a shop in downtown Detroit, filling another once-vacant storefront along Woodward Avenue. The New York City-based company was issued a building permit last week for renovations to the ground-floor of 1449 Woodward. This retail space is between the Woodhouse Day Spa and the newly opened Kit + Ace store. Started in 2010,

And The Hatch Detroit Top Four Finalists Are……..

August 19, 2016 by  
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Hatch Detroit today announced the top four finalists competing for the $50,000 grand prize from Comerica in the 2016 Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest presented by Opportunity Detroit. The general election voting period is now open and the public has until noon Friday, Aug. 26, to cast their vote and do their part in electing the next brick and mortar business in Detroit, Highland Park or Hamtramck

Download Now! New App Providing Free Audio Tours Of Belle Isle

August 18, 2016 by  
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The Next Best Thing To A Personal Tour! Belle Isle Park has been a favorite retreat for Detroiters for almost 120 years. Whether you're a visitor or a local, you'll learn a lot about the history, cultural attractions, art, and recreational opportunities that abound there. Narrated by Detroit radio veteran Dick Shafran, "Exploring Detroit's Belle Isle" informs you on all major points of

Sneak Peak! This Old House Comes To Detroit!

August 18, 2016 by  
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This 4-lb Cider Donut Is Heading To Ford Field This Fall!

August 17, 2016 by  
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Photo: Robert Allen/Detroit Free Press Name: The Michigan Cider Mill Donut Weight: 4 pounds Filling: Michigan apple filling  Servings: 2-4 Cost: $15

Bamboo East Opens For Pop-up Co-Working This Fall

August 15, 2016 by  
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Photo: Model D Bamboo Detroit is officially expanding to offer their first neighborhood co-working space, a pop-up space located at 14711 Mack Ave. inside of MASH Detroit called Bamboo East. Bamboo East will offer affordable office space, a conference room, wi-fi, coffee, workshops and networking, Monday-Fridays beginning on August 15th. Bamboo East was created with the vision to be an

The Guardian Ranks Detroit River Walk One Of The Best City Walks In The World

August 12, 2016 by  
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Photo:  Detroit River Front Conservancy  The Guardian asked their readers for stories of urban wandering, and they shared their favourite city walks – from Dublin to Detroit – that explore history, culture and nature. Detroit, Michigan  A walk along the downtown waterfront shows many facets of urban space and life. Along the water is a mix of renovated spaces and outdated factories built

Get Out And Vote! Hatch Detroit Announces Top 10 Business Semi-Finalists

August 12, 2016 by  
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Photo: Shanna Gorga Last Night, Hatch Detroit announced the top 10 semi-finalists in the 2016 Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest presented by Opportunity Detroit. The public is invited to cast their ballots for their favorite top 10 businesses during the primary voting period, from Aug 12-18, to determine the four finalists who will compete to win $50,000 from Comerica Bank and more than $

Check Out Which Detroit Eatery Is a Finalist for Bon Appétit’s Best New Restaurants

August 2, 2016 by  
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Photo: Bon Appetit  SISTER PIE You’ve been to a library, but have you been to a piebrary? That’s the term for this bakery’s antique hutch filled with a selection of eclectic mugs, any of which you’re free to “check out” for your morning coffee. The piebrary is just one of the many irresistibly charming details at Lisa Ludwinski’s sweets shop, a burst of friendliness and energy on an

Look To Detroit For The Future Of How US Cities Can Revitalize Their Economies

August 2, 2016 by  
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With a number of major public projects well underway, Detroit’s planners and lenders have renewed focus on the role of small business development in the city’s ongoing revitalization. Now the next step of putting these lessons to work nationwide is taking shape. The famous urban planning pioneer Jane Jacobs knew well that such comeback stories are built block by block, with diverse and

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