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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Campus Martius Park - Opportunity Detroit Blog
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…

Work Detroit
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:…

Live Detroit
July 10, 2014

Places with Places: Detroit Living Options with Perks

By: Najee Clarke

City living has its perks. In the case of these great properties, perks means having restaurants and retail right inside your building. Here are some places where you can live, dine and shop all in one spot! 71 Garfield (71 Garfield…

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July 8, 2014

Coney Showdown: American vs. Lafayette

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For any native Detroiter, there’s no question as to what a coney dog is and if you like them. The delicious hot dog topped with hot chili, raw onions and mustard, is a Detroit classic that’s eaten during downtown events…