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Poke Bowl Chain Pokē Pokē is Expanding to Detroit

And Michigan overall, for that matter

And the 2019 Restaurant of the Year Is: Prime + Proper

A polished ambience and masterful dishes at downtown Detroit’s Prime + Proper, reimagine the ethos of the American steakhouse

4 Restaurants Worthy of Valentine’s Day Dinner Reservations

Grey Ghost, Gold Cash Gold, and The Apparatus Room offer special menus for the holiday

Another Crack in the Ceiling

A young, rising female activist shares the impact and inspiration of Rashida Tlaib’s historic win as the first female Muslim to the U.S. Congress

Smart Cookies

More than a century ago, Juliette Gordon Low sparked a movement to inspire girls to embrace their strength and intellect.

Three Generations, One Roof

University of Michigan Professor Natasha Pilkauskas finds one type of household is on the rise

Loud and Clear

One podcast founder on using her voice to foster community among determined mothers

24 Hours With . . . Sophia Bush

Actress, activist, and co-founder of Detroit Blows

Nourishing the Mind, Body, and Spirit

The female-led team at Folk says wholesome food is about more than the ingredients

Bottoms Up

More than 60 years after Black Bottom was razed, the Detroit region named for its rich, dark soil has become an unlikely point of interest to a new generation of African-American history enthusiasts

The Way It Was - George Shirley, 1966

George Shirley, 1966

Buddy’s Pizza Expands to Grand Rapids this Spring

And they’re bringing their brews to Beer City, too

A Peek into Pinky’s, Royal Oak’s Next Rooftop Bar

The 150-seat space features pink decor and an outdoor garden

North American International Auto Show Charity Preview

Time Off

Parks & Rec Diner offers a quiet and tasty escape

5 Food Trends to Follow Right Now

From vegan hot spots, to izakayas and food trucks-turned-restaurants

All About the Zip Sauce

Food blogger and Instagram sensation, Seoung Lee, a.k.a. @chowdowndetroit, says Eddie’s Gourmet in Oak Park arguably makes the best in town

What’s in the Stars for Detroit

Under the pseudonym AstroTwins, celebrity astrologers Ophira and Tali Edut found their calling as undergraduates at the University of Michigan. Here, the identical twins share their predictions for metro Detroiters.

A Survivor’s Story

A West Bloomfield resident shares his memories of living under occupied Poland during World War II

Detroit’s Got Spirits

Inside the local craft distillery boom from Ferndale to Ann Arbor and beyond

The Way It Was

Nash Metropolitan, 1958

Corktown’s Cork and Gabel Fuses Italian, German, and Irish Cuisine

Chef Matt McGrail opens the restaurant and beer hall this week, to much anticipation

Ferndale’s Antihero Serves Japanese Plates You’ve Been Craving

From kimchi to crispy ramen, and high balls to habchi, this Izakaya bar is worth waiting in line for

The World's Fastest Pizza Maker Reveals the Science Behind Detroit Mootz Pizzas

Six-time winning chef of the prestigious World Pizza Games, Bruno DiFabio, brings his famous-New York pies to the Motor City

The Way It Was

1956, Hudson's Northland in Southfield

Joebar and Frame Whip Up Kevell-Worthy Noshes for Hanukkah

The Hazel Park restaurants are hosting a holiday soiree for all

Comeback Catering

Dish, in Detroit, pushes through hard times with consistently delicious food

Transient Treasures

Intricate piping makes holiday cookies (almost) too precious to eat

An Hour with ... Ricki Friedman

Founder, Break the Weight

Meet the Makers: Tait Design Co.

How an after-work hobby ascended to a booming business

Pick Your Performance

In its 202-year history, the German story of The Nutcracker has been translated and reimagined so many times, there now exists a production for all. Here, a few renditions coming to metro Detroit.

Legal Practice

A historic playhouse in Detroit teaches local lawyers how to get into character

Iggy’s Eggies Serves a Weekday Breakfast Worth Waking up For

The downtown Detroit walk-up window is the latest addition to burger joint Lovers Only

Your Guide to Dining in Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Navigating DTW terminals for the best local food options

The Way It Was

Aretha Franklin, 1980

This Creole Staple Has Been Bringing Cajun Flavor to Detroit for Over 50 Years

Half a mile north of Eastern Market and thousands of miles from New Orleans, Louisiana Creole Gumbo serves authentic Cajun and Creole recipes

Charlevoix Serves Mexican, New Orleans, Caribbean and Korean Cuisine

The Grosse Pointe restaurant and bar is expected to open tonight

Healthy Comfort Food Is on a New Menu at GreenSpace Cafe

Chocolate chip cheesecake, loaded nachos, and alcoholic milkshakes that even the calorie-conscious can enjoy

An Hour with ... Carmen Harlan

Broadcast journalist and founder of the Carmen Harlan Collection

God-Given Talent

A local choir sings its way to live television

The Sincere Storyteller

Broadway fans will soon learn, playwright Dominique Morisseau’s work is unapologetically Detroit

A Food Truck so Good

It’s now a full-service Caribbean restaurant

The Unsung Superhero

At the drawing board with Marvel illustrator, Jim Towe

A Political Plate

Where Dearborn’s Arab political players meet, eat, and congregate to create change

Making Magic

Molecular gastronomist Jordan Dalaly proves eating is a multisensory process

Coffee Shop Lucky Detroit Opens in Corktown’s Detroit Barbers

Craft beverages and close shaves prove to be a winning combination

Deeply Rooted

Influenced by their ancestors, Native American artists celebrate indigenous culture through traditional and contemporary dance, music, and more

Keeping Up with Sheefy McFly

The multitalented visual artist and musician is ubiquitous in the Motor City

The Way It Was

Better Made Snack Foods, 1971

Designer Taste

A quaint Ferndale shop sells exotic cheese, chocolate, and charcuterie

An Hour with ... Faith Duede

Founder, Rocky Horror Preservation Society

The Good

An LGBTQ+ Godsend

With a mission to educate congregations on the importance of acceptance, ReconcilingWorks establishes religious safe havens for queer Lutherans

An Hour with ... Dr. M. Roy Wilson

President, Wayne State University

Farm Friends

Barn Sanctuary is providing a second chance at life to cows, sheep, goats, and more

Growing Together

A local grassroots organization helps connect entrepreneurs and startups for the benefit of all

On Call

For volunteers at Common Ground’s resource and crisis help line, saving a life can be as simple as picking up the phone

Mending Through Metal

In crafting jewelry, women survivors of physical and sexual abuse are earning an income, finding their voice, and restoring their self-confidence

Advocacy in the New Age

A new wave of leaders on why they won't back down for the causes they believe in

Slacktivism

Social media platforms allow activists to support the causes they’re passionate about from the comfort of their own computers, tablets, or cellular devices. Can this method effect true change?

Do Good

The Greater Detroit Philanthropy Awards are back with eight new recipients

AFP Interview Series: Nominee Tracy Utech

With over 20 years of experience, Utech and her team have championed funds that have seen benefit outside of Wayne State’s campus.

Wild Ride

Tom Leeper, founder of Every Linear Mile, discovers Detroit's street art

Seeing Clearly

The co-founders behind Genusee on making eyewear with a mission

A Reason to Put Your Bra On

Benefiting Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit, this annual runway show supports and celebrates breast cancer survivors

The Sixth Man

A youth basketball coach teaches lessons on and off the court

A Lebanese Take on Classic American Favorites

Mission BBQ Opens in Troy

A new restaurant serves summer favorites with a side of patriotism year-round

A New Noodle Shop on the Block

Midtown Detroit welcomes Urban Ramen

An Hour With ... Teddy Dorsette III

President, Detroit Black Deaf Advocates

An Animated Life

As Rob Paulsen prepares to publish his memoir, the Hollywood veteran and voice behind some of the most iconic cartoon characters of the ’80s and ’90s, reflects on his life from humble beginnings in metro Detroit to beating throat cancer with a sense of humor

The Way It Was

The Leland Hotel, 1940

Who's In Charge?

In the struggle for control over the country’s education system, recent events show that it’s the teachers who come out on top

Woah, Deli!

Rocco’s Italian Deli offers classic sandwiches with a fresh, Detroit twist

In Tune

Influenced by its storied past, Willis Show Bar sets the tone for a nostalgic sound

Meet the Makers: Sydney James

For muralist Sydney James, the city of Detroit is her canvas. Matters of the country are her muse

Out & About

What to celebrate, watch, and listen to this month in metro Detroit

Revisiting the American Dream

University of Michigan students to perform Arthur Miller’s work with Alec Baldwin

The Way It Was

Cadillac Coffee Co., 1937

New Japanese-Inspired Restaurant Comes to Birmingham

Adachi opens this week in Birmingham

An Hour with ... Ryan Abney

Event manager, Belle Isle Boat House

A Look at the Inexplicable Exclusion of Detroit Tigers’ Lou Whitaker from the Baseball Hall of Fame

Writer Michael Betzhold investigates the Major League slip-up

This Vegan Catering Company Celebrates the ‘Natural Beauty of Food’

Plus, tips on how to create your own photo-worthy grazing board

Q&A: Nancy Barr, Curator of Photography at the Detroit Institute of Arts

Plus, information about the DIA’s upcoming exhibit, Lost & Found

Meet the Makers: Salt Textile Studios

This textile maker wants her creations to be unique to ‘here’

Exploring Metro Detroit’s Tiki Trend

Mutiny Bar and Lost River serve up island vacations with every drink

A Deeper Look into the Racial and Ethnic Tensions Dividing Metro Detroit

From the city to the suburbs, existing segregation could be hindering the region’s progress

The Way It Was

Detroit Yacht Club's Women's Swim Team, 1929

Fountain Detroit Opens a Summer Barbecue Hotspot

The Campus Martius Park destination offers a beachside experience

Meet the Detroit Startup Churning Out ‘Adult’ Cotton Candy

Spun Sugar puts spiked and sophisticated spins on the childhood favorite

This Family-Owned Butcher Shop Serves Detroit’s Top Restaurants

Ferndale’s Farm Field Table supplies grass-fed beef that’s a cut above competitors

An Hour With ... Elise Tate

Co-Founder, Golden Future Foundation

Meet the Makers: Corbé

The Detroit ceramics studio balances innovation and tradition through pottery

Manchester United, Liverpool F.C. to Face Off in Ann Arbor

U-M will host the International Championship Cup match in July

Could These Minimalist Pieces Be the Future of Furniture?

Floyd Detroit is crafting beds, tables, and desks that are meant to last

Quality Cuisine Meets Karaoke at this Madison Heights Favorite

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

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

Meet the Makers: Signifier Signs

Neon artist, George Vidas, steps into the spotlight