Detroit City News
July 28, 2014

Detroit: Reboot City

By: Melissa Campbell

Detroit took center stage during the recent 2014 Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival in France. Jose Miguel Sokoloff, Mark Simon and Carl Craig hosted the Lowe Campbell Ewald presentation of “Detroit: Reboot City”. During the festival, these three creative champions…

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Wright & Company Detroit - Opportunity Detroit Blog
July 25, 2014

Wright & Company Gastropub Breathes New Life into Detroit’s Historic Wright-Kay Building

By: Victoria Araj

A new gathering place specializing in contemporary American small plates, craft cocktails, natural wines and Michigan beer has opened shop on the second floor of 1500 Woodward Avenue.

Detroit City News
July 25, 2014

Learning How to Shop at Detroit’s Eastern Market

By: Lisa Schlosberg

If the idea of fresh groceries excites you like it does me, the summertime return of outdoor markets is cause for celebration. Thanks to Savorfull, I had the opportunity to tour Detroit’s Eastern Market with Savorfull Nutritionist Laura Bonhard, MSPH,…

Detroit City News
July 23, 2014

Celebrate Detroit's 313th Birthday

By: Miranda Crace

From automobiles to a groundbreaking music industry to today’s emerging tech scene, Detroit has always been a city of innovation. For 313 years people have flocked to the city because of its creativity and opportunity. Detroit is a city that…

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July 23, 2014

Detroit Celebrates Campus Martius Park’s 10th Anniversary

By: Victoria Araj

Located in the heart of the city, “Detroit’s Gathering Place” is where you’ll find workers, residents and visitors alike enjoying the sights and sounds of the Motor City. Join us in celebrating its 10th anniversary by stopping by Campus Martius Park on July 25, and find your own reasons for loving this redefined public space.

Detroit City News
July 21, 2014

The Live Downtown Games Return to Detroit

By: Dawn Jamison

Today marks the kickoff of the third annual Live Downtown Games, which celebrate the success of the Live Downtown program! The Games bring six downtown-based companies together for a friendly four-day (July 21–23) competition in six events. About 350 employees…

Detroit City News
July 18, 2014

Opportunity Detroit Radio: June Guest Highlights

By: Dawn Jamison

Detroit can be a really fun place to be in the summertime! Paul W. Smith (WJR) and Stephen Luigi Piazza (Quicken Loans) want to use their Opportunity Detroit radio show to highlight all of the coolness and innovation that’s happening…

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July 16, 2014

Pop-Up Art Gallery, Evolve, Opens Thursday

By: Miranda Crace

The Avenue of Fashion is always lively, but this Thursday brings a special experience. Evolve, a free, pop-up art gallery focusing on the evolution of artists and the city, opens this Thursday with wine, music and community at the Livernois…

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July 14, 2014

Tee Off in the Motor City

By: Najee Clarke

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, Detroit’s got the perfect place for you to tee off! When it comes to golfing in this city, you have choices. Here are some nearby golf courses where you can get a round in:…