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Elena Victoria Swingler

Sewing Confidence

Metro Detroit students are learning a traditional home economics skill — sewing — in a fresh, modern way, thanks to fashion designer and sewing teacher Elena Victoria Swingler, a...

Holly’s Venerable Union Depot Train Station Competes for $2 Million in National Contest

The Village of Holly and its Union Depot are vying for a share of $2 million to help rehabilitate and transform the building into a welcome center touting Holly’s...

Coulter Expands Leadership Team with Economic Development and Public Policy Expertise

Oakland County Executive David Coulter has attracted two additional leaders to join him in serving Oakland County as deputy county executives during this vital juncture for county government, rounding...

CADMATIC and PROSTEP Agree on Development Cooperation

Excerpt: CADMATIC Ltd, a leading developer of 3-D-based design, engineering and information management software for the marine, process and energy and construction industries, and vendor-independent PLM consulting and software...

Two Metro Detroit Chefs Team Up to Open Restaurant in Birmingham

Excerpt: Two metro Detroit renowned chefs announced the opening of their new fine dining restaurant in downtown Birmingham. Luciano DelSignore and Takashi Yagihashi opened Pernoi, a 2,700 square-foot restaurant with...

Metro Detroit-Based Apparel Brand Skinnytees Shows Its City Pride

Excerpt: Linda Schlesinger-Wagner is always looking for a way to combine the power of her brand and her love for cities — and she has found it in her...

Barbara Heller and Hagopian World of Rugs to Receive Birmingham Bloomfield Cultural Arts Awards

The Cultural Council of Birmingham Bloomfield has announced that Barbara Heller of Birmingham is the 24th Annual Birmingham Bloomfield Cultural Arts Award honoree. A jury of community arts enthusiasts selected...

New Treat Shop Adds Eastern European Flavors to a Dessert, Ice Cream Menu

Excerpt: It’s been a circuitous path, but John “Ivan” Zaryckyj has reached his longtime goal of owning a neighborhood sweet shop. The Beverly Hills resident and his family recently opened...

The Morrie Restaurant of Royal Oak Expands to Birmingham

Excerpt: Aaron F. Belen, owner of The Morrie in Royal Oak, has opened a second location of the restaurant. The new spot is in Birmingham, and like the Royal...

Business Calendar: Aug. 20-Sept. 20 for Oakland County

Excerpt: • Market Research Basics is 9-11:30 a.m. Aug. 20 at Oakland County Executive Office Building Conference Center, 2100 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford Township, register at www.AdvantageOakland.com/businessworkshops, 248-858-0783, free. • Going PRO...