Royal Oak

Arts, Beats & Eats Signs Soaring Eagle Casino as First Non-Auto Title Sponsor

Excerpt: Arts, Beats & Eats has a new title sponsor: Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mount Pleasant. The annual entertainment-filled Labor Day weekend event takes place in downtown Royal...

Free Parking in Royal Oak Decks, Pedicab Rides, Coming Next Month

Excerpt: Motorists will be able to park for free four days a week in all Royal Oak parking decks in June and get free bicycle taxi rides to downtown...

New Habitats, Investments Push Up Detroit Zoo’s Economic Impact

Excerpt: The economic impact the Detroit Zoo has on the region spiked over the past five years with the opening of new animal habitats and completion of other capital...

The Morrie is Coming to Birmingham This Summer, a ‘Roadhouse’ with Food, Drinks, Music

Excerpt: The Morrie is coming to Birmingham. Birmingham is getting a new restaurant with entertainment that is unlike anything else in the city. The Morrie, recently approved for a liquor license...

Local Women Get Down to Business

Excerpt:  Being a female entrepreneur isn’t much different than being a male entrepreneur. It takes hard work and sacrifice to build a business. Read more.

Lake Orion Captures Spirit Of Main Street Award For Second Time As 10 Downtowns Honored During Main Event Awards Night Celebration

Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored in May during the gala celebration at the...

Royal Oak Resident Strives to Save Ancient Red Oak

Excerpt: Royal Oak resident Jackie Sheridan and her husband, Roger Baran, have spent money, time and energy over the past four years trying to save the giant red oak...

Royal Oak Picks Designer for New Downtown Park

Excerpt: Members of Royal Oak’s downtown task force have selected a landscape architecture company to design a new park where City Hall and the police station now stand. Task force...

A Feast of Flavors

In Oakland County, the prospects for finding any kind of food you desire are luscious, endless and diverse. With so many nationalities represented, you could probably dine on a...

Metro Detroit’s Got Spirits

When owner Rafino Valentine opened his eponymous Ferndale distillery in 2007, he had a hard time selling anyone on the merits of small-batch booze. “No one knew what a...