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Traveling? Here Are 10 Bed and Breakfasts to Visit in Michigan

Your next home-away-from-home is just a short road trip away

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 22-24)

Celebrate the official start of summer at the local events

Detroiters Will Soon Be Able to Buy Cookies from a Vintage Milk Truck

Ferndale’s Detroit Cookie Company is preparing a 1967 Divco truck to sell ice cream sandwiches, coffee, and cookies on the go

June Food News: Openings, Closings, and Events

Your monthly serving of what’s new in Detroit’s dining scene

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Spring Spectacular 2018

On May 10, St. Joseph Mercy Oakland held its annual Spring Spectacular event at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham. The event began with a cocktail reception with special guest speaker, Matthew Stafford, and featured a formal dinner, program, and afterglow. Proceeds from the event benefited the Remote Specialist Visiting Physicians.

Leelanau Wineries to Celebrate Wine Pioneer Bernie Rink

The former owner of now-shuttered Boskydel Vineyards will be honored during a July tribute

Punk Graphics, Shepard Fairey Exhibits to Debut at Cranbrook Art Museum

Galleries will feature DIY-style posters, zines, and album covers

Quality Cuisine Meets Karaoke at this Madison Heights Favorite

168 KTV Bistro brings serious dining and Asian pop-culture to Detroit

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 15-17)

Your weekly dose of things to do around the city

What Dads Really Want for Father's Day

We asked metro Detroit fathers dads what they want on their big day

Thanks for Making Me Look Good!

Letter from the Editor, June 2018

Contributors: June 2018

Hour Detroit, June 2018

6 Food Bloggers to Follow According to Chow Down Detroit

Metro Detroit’s biggest foodie shares the top accounts on his timeline

Detroit’s Ford Fireworks Celebrate 60 Years

The annual show will light up the riverfront on June 25

The Vegan 'Ice Cream' Even Non-Vegans Will Love

Allergy conscious and delicious, The Ice Cream Plant is quickly growing fans in metro Detroit

3 Tips for Prepping Your Patio This Summer

Interior designer Jimmy Angell offers expert pointers for the season

Meet the Makers: Signifier Signs

Neon artist, George Vidas, steps into the spotlight

The Way It Was

Crowley’s Mezzanine Tea Room, 1941

Detroiters Share Memories, Pay Tribute to Anthony Bourdain

The late chef and TV host will be remembered for his penchant for food, culture, and for his affinity for the city of Detroit

Drybar Opens Its First Michigan Salon in Downtown Birmingham

The ultimate blowout experience has (finally) arrived

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 8-10)

Comedy shows, concerts, outdoor markets, and more are headed to metro Detroit this weekend

A Family of ‘Foodies’ Share Their Ramadan Traditions

What Iftar looks like for the social media savvy Sareinis

Father’s Day Activities for Every Type of Dad

Celebrate your pop with experiences perfectly fit for him

Cinetopia Film Festival Opening Night Party 2018

On May 31, the Michigan Theater Foundation held an opening night party for its annual Cinetopia Film Festival at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor. Exclusive to passholders, sponsors, and special guests, the event kickstarted the 10-day film festival with the premiere of Bo Burnham's film, "Eighth Grade." Following the screening, attendees were invited to participate in a post-film Q&A session with Bo Burnham. Cinetopia is a nonprofit organization that strives to bring the best of global film festivals to Southeast Michigan.

How Custom Bikes Are Changing Lives

Beaumont’s Bike Day program helps special needs children

3 Must-See Films at This Year’s Arab Film Festival

The annual event aims to amplify the voices of marginalized communities and give perspective to issues faced by the Arab world

Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival Makes its Move

Crowds drive event’s switch to larger grounds

Molly's Picks: Fist of Curry and The Greek Restaurant & Bar

Restaurant veteran Molly Abraham noshes around town, tracking down some top spots

Cocktail Recipe: Strip and Go Naked

A refreshing tiki classic from Lost River in Detroit

Recipe: Bucatini alla Carbonara

A celebrity chef spurred The Fed’s Jakobi Voorheis’ interest in cooking

Men: Take Action to Improve Your Health

An Hour With... Tim Zajaros

Co-founder, Armory Films

Shared Plates: June 2018 Winner

Recipe: Homemade Pasta Carbonara

Organizers of Motor City Pride Reflect on What ‘Pride’ Means to Them

What the annual two-day event – and the word itself – really means. And what it doesn’t.

Benefactor Bash for Sunset at the Zoo 2018

On May 22, the Detroit Zoological Society held its Benefactor Bash at the home of Karen and Matt Cullen. Guests enjoyed cocktails and appetizers. As part of an annual tradition, guests left the event with a stuffed animal and baked goods. This year's plush giveaway was a giraffe and a safari-themed cookie basket. The event raised awareness for the upcoming "Sunset at the Zoo" benefit event.

Pope Francis Center Fundraising Dinner 2018

On May 16, the Pope Francis Center held its 2nd annual fundraising dinner at the MGM Grand Ballroom in Detroit. The event began with Holy Mass celebrated by the evening's guest and honoree, Cardinal Joseph Tobin, CSsR. Attendees enjoyed an evening of cocktails, auctions, and dinner, hosted by WDIV's Chuck Gaidica. Proceeds from the event benefited the Pope Francis Center.

Mission of Mercy Gala 2018

On May 18, the Servants of Jesus of The Divine Mercy held its annual Mission of Mercy Gala at the Divine Mercy Center in Clinton Township. The fifth annual event began with Holy Mass celebrated by Bishop Gerard Battersby followed by a dinner and program. Proceeds benefited the Divine Mercy Center.

A Look Inside Bob’s Jukebox Emporium

Morningside resident Bob Welke is the man to call for vintage music machine repairs, restorations, and more

Checking in With Electric Six

With more than 20 years in the business and 14 albums under their collective belts, a cult-favorite band rocks on

4 Years In the Making, Planet Ant's Sci-Fi Rock Opera Takes Off

Meet the costumers, composers, and performers who made it happen

Getting Ready with a Drag Queen

Emma Sapphire gives a behind-the-scenes look at a pre show beauty routine

Blown Summer Style Challenge: Be Brave With This Season's Sheer Fabrics

Billowy silhouettes and scintillating jewelry create an ethereal appeal

Best of Detroit 2018

Our reader's picks for the Best of Detroit winners in food, drink, leisure, people, and services

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 1-3)

Kick off the month with comedy shows, country music, street fairs, and more

An Expert’s Guide to Summer Grilling

Chef Keri Winne offers insight for barbecue season

6 Must-Visit Doughnut Destinations in Metro Detroit

A half-dozen locations to indulge on National Doughnut Day

11 Metro Detroit Eateries to Visit on National Hamburger Day

May 28 — Mark your calendars

15 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (May 25-28)

Enjoy parades, fairs, outdoor activities, and more this Memorial Day weekend

A Quick Look at the 2018 Movement Music Festival

Highlights, headliners, and more to expect at this weekend’s event

6 Minutes with Betsey Johnson

The famed fashion designer unveiled her latest assortment of clothing and accessories at Somerset Collection

Cruise In for a Cause 2018

On May 10, the Cutler Group, LLC and Henry Ford's SandCastles held its annual Cruise In for a Cause event at the Aston Martin/Bentley Lamborghini/Maserati of Troy dealership. Guests enjoyed test driving exotic cars, wine tastings, and more. Proceeds from the event benefited Henry Ford SandCastles grief support program, which offers support services to children and families who have lost a loved one.

DYC in the D 2018

On May 4, The Detroit Yacht Club held its sixth annual spring "DYC in the D" fundraising gala at the Detroit Yacht Club's Grand Ballroom in Detroit. The restoration gala featured a gourmet strolling dinner, a premium open bar, and performances by the K.E.G. Band. Proceeds from the event benefited the continued restoration and preservation of the historic site.

A Night of Broadway Stars 2018

On May 10, Covenant House Michigan held its annual Night of Broadway Stars event at Motor City SoundBoard Theater in Detroit. Attendees enjoyed hors d'oeurves, cocktails, and 20 solo and group performances by Broadway and CHM youth stars. Proceeds from the event benefited Covenant House Michigan, a nonprofit that provides food, clothing, shelter, and other resources to at-risk youths.

The Grind Doesn’t Stop: Fasting During Ramadan as a Marathoner

This Muslim runner is the first Syrian Six Star World Marathon Majors finisher

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (May 18-20)

Shop for flowers, check out Star Wars costumes and sketches, meet comic book heroes, and more

Michael Bolton Praises Detroit in New Documentary

The Grammy award-winning singer celebrated the past, present, and future of the Motor City in his ‘American Dream: Detroit’ film

Motor City Comic Con Returns to Novi

The family-friendly event will feature hundreds of actors, writers, artists, and creators

Real Estate All Stars 2018

May Food News: Openings, Closings, Events, and More in Metro Detroit

Michigan summers brings new restaurants, open patios, and wine festivals

Top Dentists 2018

Top Dentists 2018

On May 9th, Hour Media held its Top Dentists party at Eddie Merlot's in West Bloomfield. The private event celebrated this year’s honorees, who are selected after polling area dentists, orthodontists, periodontists and other specialists.

ORT and The City 2018

On May 2, ORT America held its ORT and The City fundraiser at Eastern Market in Detroit. Attendees of the spring fundraiser enjoyed a food truck strolling dinner, an open bar with signature cocktails, and a gift bag with an item from B. May. Guests also auctioned for various prize packages and unique art pieces created by Detroit artists. Proceeds from the event benefited ORT in its mission to provide students from impoverished communities with education and skills to become self-sufficient and well-employed.

Hour Media’s Real Estate All-Star Party 2018

Hour Media hosted its fifth annual Real Estate All-Star Party presented by MiRealSource at the Ferguson Showroom in Troy on April 17, 2017. Celebrated guests enjoyed complimentary cocktails, appetizers and entertainment.

Hour Media Real Estate All-Star Party 2018

Hour Media’s Real Estate All-Star Party 2017

Hour Media's Real Estate All-Stars celebrated at the fourth annual Real Estate All-Star Party presented by MiRealSource at EuroAmerica Design in Troy on April 13, 2017. Guests enjoyed cocktails and appetizers.

Michigan Wine, Remixed

Local wines come to downtown Detroit in rebooted annual event

Flower Day Returns to Eastern Market This Weekend

Here’s how to make the most of the event

Artwork to Humanize the Incarcerated

How creative expression in Michigan prisons is fostering growth, creating connections, and saving lives

JDRF Promise Ball 2018

On May 4, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation held its 33rd annual Promise Ball at MGM Grand in Detroit. For "One Roaring Night," guests enjoyed wine auctions, live entertainment, dinner, and more. This year, the formal event honored Bill and Vivienne Young for their work with Type 1 Diabetes. Proceeds from the fundraiser benefited JDRF in its research to cure diabetes.

Derby for Kids 2018

On May 5, the Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation held its second annual Derby for Kids at the Country Club of Detroit in Grosse Pointe Farms. Guests enjoyed strolling dinner and desserts, mint juleps and margaritas, live coverage of the Kentucky Derby, and more. Proceeds for the event benefited pediatric cancer programs at the Children's Hospital.

Savor Detroit, Spring 2018: April 27

From April 23-27, Hour Detroit held its biannual event Savor Detroit. The five-night series featured custom menus developed by the city's most celebrated chefs for one-of-a-kind four-course meals complete with thoughtfully selected wine pairings. Guests also enjoyed unique art installations for the ultimate culinary experience. Friday's meal was prepared by Chef Matt McGrail of Cork and Gabel and Chef Edward Sura of Uchiko. A portion of the proceeds benefited dozens of local charities participating in the Give Detroit Challenge.

Savor Detroit, Spring 2018: April 26

From April 23-27, Hour Detroit held its biannual event Savor Detroit. The five-night series featured custom menus developed by the city's most celebrated chefs for one-of-a-kind four-course meals complete with thoughtfully selected wine pairings. Guests also enjoyed unique art installations for the ultimate culinary experience. Thursday's meal was prepared by Chef Brandon Zarb of Public House and Chef Eric Patterson and Chef Jennifer Blakeslee of Cooks' House. A portion of the proceeds benefited dozens of local charities participating in the Give Detroit Challenge.

Savor Detroit, Spring 2018: April 25

From April 23-27, Hour Detroit held its biannual event Savor Detroit. The five-night series featured custom menus developed by the city's most celebrated chefs for one-of-a-kind four-course meals complete with thoughtfully selected wine pairings. Guests also enjoyed unique art installations for the ultimate culinary experience. Wednesday's meal was prepared by Brad Greenhill of Takoi and Chef Jamie Simpson of The Vegetable Institute at the Chef's Garden. A portion of the proceeds benefited dozens of local charities participating in the Give Detroit Challenge.

Savor Detroit, Spring 2018: April 24

From April 23-27, Hour Detroit held its biannual event Savor Detroit. The five-night series featured custom menus developed by the city's most celebrated chefs for one-of-a-kind four-course meals complete with thoughtfully selected wine pairings. Guests also enjoyed unique art installations for the ultimate culinary experience. Tuesday's meal was prepared by Chef Paul Grosz of Cuisine and Chef Doug Adams of The Woodsman Tavern. A portion of the proceeds benefited dozens of local charities participating in the Give Detroit Challenge.

Savor Detroit, Spring 2018: April 23

From April 23-27, Hour Detroit held its biannual event Savor Detroit. The five-night series featured custom menus developed by the city’s most celebrated chefs for one-of-a-kind four-course meals complete with thoughtfully selected wine pairings. Guests also enjoyed unique art installations for the ultimate culinary experience. Monday’s meal was prepared by Chef Anthony Lombardo of SheWolf and Chef Salvatore Ferro of Old Ebbitt Grill. A portion of the proceeds benefited dozens of local charities participating in the Give Detroit Challenge.

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (May 11-13)

Wrestling matches, films, live music, and more

A Photographer’s Tribute to Henry the Hatter

Corey Turner’s photo series on the iconic Detroit hat brand, explores men’s style, the evolution of the city’s retail market, gentrification, and more

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Still need to get a gift for mom? Check out these metro Detroit shops.

MiSci Gala 2018

On May 4, the Michigan Science Center held its annual MiSci Gala at its Detroit location. The formal event welcomed over 600 guests from Detroit-based companies, including Ford, General Motors, Fiat-Chrysler Automotive, and more. NASA Goddard Astrophysicist Researcher, Dr. John Mather was featured as the keynote speaker, enlightening attendees about the latest James Webb Space Telescope. Proceeds from the event helped raise funds to empower and enrich all children and all communities with STEM.

Birdie’s Something Chocolate Makes a Ganache With Panache

The local business is making sweet success out of a family recipe

The Detroit Hot Spot With Dual Personalities

Part restaurant, part night club, we explore the many facets of Sweet Soul Bistro

Q&A: TechTown Detroit’s Gerry Roston on Digital Data and Privacy

With the rise of home technologies and social media, what information is being gathered about you?

Finding Treasure: A Quick Guide to Antique Appraisal

Could that old vase in your attic be valuable? We talked to a local appraiser to find out.

7 Michigan Breweries Worth a Trip

Check out these must-visit locations during your summer travels

Stressed Out? Try Goat Yoga

Highland Park’s Pingree Farms offers a quirky fitness class

The Power of One 2018

On April 23, Fostering Academics Mentoring Excellence Program hosted The Power of One: Challenging Perceptions and Changing Lives event at Michigan State's College of Law in East Lansing. A collaboration with Chance at Childhood, Art & Soul Dreams, and MSU College of Law, the event featured a panel and MSU alumni who have had experiences with foster care. A keynote address was made by Shenandoah Chefalo, an author, speaker, and advocate for child welfare. Art & Soul Dreams also opened their new art exhibit in celebration of National Foster Care Month.

Cranbrook Academy Studio 2018

On April 28, Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum held its annual charitable studio event on its campus in Bloomfield Hills. The art-filled event invited guests to browse the private studio spaces and interact with students participating in the 2018 Graduate Degree Exhibition. Attendees also enjoyed dinner and an after party. Proceeds from the event benefited Cranbrook's scholarship funds and the museum.

Detroit Zoo Wildlife Conservation Gala 2018

On April 27, the Detroit Zoological Society held its 2nd annual Wildlife Conservation Gala at the Wildlife Interpretive Gallery inside the Detroit Zoo. Over 120 guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and a sit-down dinner. Themed "Standing Up to Extinction," the gala featured a presentation of the zoo's efforts to save species from extinction. The event raised over $69,000 for the DZS's wildlife conservation programs.

Meet the Makers: Brian Day

This photographer is taking an overhead look at Detroit

10 Things to Do This Weekend (May 4-6)

May the Fourth be with you as you celebrate Cinco de Mayo and more at these local events

The Way It Was

Ginsburg Branch, Detroit Public Library, 1916

Meet the Southwest Detroit Pizzeria Serving Sospeso

PizzaPlex in southwest Detroit is challenging what it means to be a new business on the block

An Hour With... Candice S. Miller

Macomb County Public Works Commissioner

Molly's Picks: Christine's Cuisine and Trattoria Serventi

Restaurant veteran Molly Abraham noshes around town, tracking down some top spots

5 Tips for Crafting Floral Designs Like a Pro

Natalia Januszewski creates an arrangement that adds drama to even the most minimalist spaces

Race Over to These 13 Derby Day Events

Place your bets on a good time at these metro Detroit celebrations

Not To Sound Like A Broken Record, But ...

Letter From the Editor, May 2018

The Detroit Photographer Celebrating the Female Body from Behind

In Kacy Johnson’s traveling ‘Female’ project, beauty is truly skin deep

Contributors: May 2018

Hour Detroit, May 2018