Farmington / Farmington Hills

The Metro Times spotlights Farmington Hills-based artist, studio

The Metro Times profiles Farmington Hills-based artists John Glick and his ceramic studio Plum Tree Pottery.Excerpt:Glick earned an MFA in 1962 from the Cranbrook Academy of Art, where he...

Marvin’s Marvelous Mechnical Museum

Ralph Bingenpurge!Doctor Kill-r-watt!The Great Chopandoff!Marvin's is a coin-operated wonderland of blinking, buzzing, and clattering machines. Every square inch is crammed with animatronic dummies, model airplanes, video games, and sideshow posters....

Fine Tuning: The Chamber Music Society Of Detroit

You probably know the old joke... A tourist asks a cabdriver, "How do you get to Carnegie Hall?"Well, the answer around these parts isn't necessarily "practice!" — it could just as...

Hey, it’s Farmington!

Farmington is so invested in its walkable downtown identity that it's embarked on  an ambitous plan to turn its urban core into a euro-style center, where residents live, work and...

Homeless To Homeowner: Doug Antishin

Nearly eight years ago Doug Antishin was homeless and an undiagnosed paranoid schizophrenic. Now, thanks to Oakland County and the Community Housing Network, he's a condo owner in Farmington...

Custom Computer Resources plans to hire 1 now, 1-2 later next year

About a quarter of a century ago what is now Custom Computer Resources started as part of an accounting firm. Over the years it grew into its own business based out of...

$8.6 million investment in Critical Signal Technologies leads to 366 new jobs

Millions of dollars in investment are expected to lead to hundreds of jobs at Critical Signal Technologies.The Farmington Hills-based firm recently took in $2 million from Michigan's 21st Century Jobs...

Gifts that keep on giving

Holiday fair in Farmington Hills is sure to evoke the holiday spirit.Excerpt:If you're looking to give something different for the holidays don't miss the Alternative Christmas Fair on Saturday, Nov....