Henry Cavill and Amy Adams spotted at Pig & Whiskey

July 21, 2014
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Henry Cavill and Amy Adams spotted at Pig & Whiskey

Fans of the latest Superman franchise got a treat at Pig & Whiskey this weekend. Actors Henry Cavill and Amy Adams were spotted amid the crowds of the festival that took place in downtown Ferndale as well as a local restaurant. Cavill, who plays the man of steel in the upcoming Batman V Superman:...
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Shop Talk: Harvard and Duke students moderate panel discussion in Detroit

July 21, 2014
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Shop Talk: Harvard and Duke students moderate panel discussion in Detroit

The Social Club Grooming Company, a metro Detroit-based environmentally conscious company that focuses on health and beauty as well as education, will host Shop Talk this Thursday, a special in their on-going event series that will bring students from both Harvard and Duke for a panel discussion about the social-entreprenurial climate and business innovation...
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The trailer to Passalacqua+Flint Eastwood’s new project gives us goosebumps

July 18, 2014
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Passalacqua and Flint Eastwood joined forces on a new project, the trailer for which was created by the Right Brothers. It’s pretty rad. Watch it here. Passalacqua ‘THE BAPTISM’ featuring Flint Eastwood from The Right Brothers on Vimeo.   http://www.therightbrothersfilm.com/blog//passalacqua-flint-eastwood-the-baptism
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Bumbo’s announces Polish pop-up at Nancy Whiskey

July 18, 2014
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Bumbo’s announces Polish pop-up at Nancy Whiskey

How often have you been sitting at your favorite watering hole craving some borscht or pierogi? If your answer is “every fucking day” then we have just the thing for you.  Bumbo’s, a new Polish pop-up, will set up shop at Nancy Whiskey in Detroit this Sunday, July 20 serving up a modern take on...
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#HailYes: Nissan offers free cab rides in Royal Oak and Ferndale this weekend

July 17, 2014
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#HailYes: Nissan offers free cab rides in Royal Oak and Ferndale this weekend

Nissan has a new vehicle that they’re calling “the most passenger-friendly cab on the market”.  The NV200 Taxi is coming to a northern suburb near you.  This weekend and next, Friday-Saturday, July 18-19 and July 25-26, one of these taxis will be roaming the streets of Royal Oak and Ferndale, looking to give free...
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Beau’s to host job fair July 21-22

July 17, 2014
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Beau’s to host job fair July 21-22

Beau’s, a new restaurant slated to open next month, will host a job fair Monday and Tuesday, July 21 and 22 at MEX in Bloomfield Township. The restaurant will be a sister company to MEX and Social Kitchen & Bar. Interviews will be with be conducted with the restaurant’s owner Zack Sklar and executive chef...
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Ponyride hosts Makers Market

July 16, 2014
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Ponyride hosts Makers Market

Ponyride, a building found at 1401 Vermont, Detroit that houses local companies like Detroit Denim and The Empowerment Plan, on the outskirts of Corktown, is hosting an open house and market, featuring local vendors who craft handmade goods and edibles this Saturday from 12 to 6 p.m. Partners in the event are Detroit Love,...
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HopCat announces new Ann Arbor location

July 14, 2014
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HopCat announces new Ann Arbor location

HopCat, named the third best beer bar on the planet by BeerAdvocate.com, has announced it will open its fifth location in Ann Arbor in January 2015.  The bar will be found in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor and will feature 100 taps of craft beer paired with “food your mom would make if...
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Navin Field to host 1860s era women’s baseball game to benefit Alternatives for Girls

July 11, 2014
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Navin Field to host 1860s era women’s baseball game to benefit Alternatives for Girls

Tiger Stadium is long gone, but the historic baseball diamond still remains. A group known as the Navin Field Grounds Crew, headed by Tom Derry, maintains the field free of charge, using money from their own pockets, making sure it can be enjoyed by the public. Established in 2010, the group is dedicated to restoring...
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Jessica Hernandez’s Secret Evil to release at the Magic Stick on August 20

July 9, 2014
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Jessica Hernandez’s Secret Evil to release at the Magic Stick on August 20

Detroit-based music group Jessica Hernandez and the Delta’s have officially announced the release of their first full length record, Secret Evil, which will hit the streets (and be available for digital download) on Friday, August 19.  And a special record release show is planned to celebrate the album at the Magic Stick on August...
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