Detroit

Reduce, reuse, recycle with Arts and Scraps

For a quarter of a century, a local nonprofit organization has put a creative twist on the adage, “Reduce, reuse, recycle”. Arts and Scraps is celebrating its 25th year of reducing waste and creating beautiful art in the community. Housed…

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If you’re not looking for this business incubator, you might just miss it

Since 2011, Ponyride Detroit has served as a hub for entrepreneurs who want to expand their businesses. Ponyride provides an environment that can be transformed for their business needs at a very inexpensive rate. Ponyride sits in a corner of…

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Help Detroit set a world record at Yoga Rocks Ford Field

Get ready, Detroit. We’re about to set a world record. On Saturday, February 22, organizers of Yoga Rocks Ford Field hope to gather 3,000 participants in what would set a new record for the world’s largest indoor yoga session. Brought…

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Would-be entrepreneurs, are you Co-Labing in Detroit?

In a city once derided for having no co-working spaces, there are now several open in Detroit. With the opening of Bamboo Detroit and Grand Circus happening within a month of each other last year, the brains behind both decided…

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Detroit Metro Airport: Where to find healthier meals

Whether you’re visiting your dad in Florida, ringing in the New Year in New York City or going skiing in Colorado, you have to make it through the airport before reaching your destination. And like most people waiting for their…

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Michigan embraces Small Business Saturday

Black Friday gets all the glory as the kick-off to the holiday shopping season, but fighting crowds at the big box stores can start to feel a little exhausting (if not dangerous!). May we suggest an alternative: Small Business Saturday….

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Food desert? Blogger aims to photograph 115 Detroit grocery stores, one bike ride at a time

I read the blog The People of Detroit for the first time soon after the Chris Hansen Dateline NBC April 2010 episode called America Now: City of Heartbreak and Hope, which negatively portrayed the city. What struck me about People of…

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Help the Tigers Pink Out the Park

Leave your orange and blue at home for tomorrow’s Detroit Tigers game!  The Tigers and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute have teamed up for the Second Annual Pink Out the Park to support breast cancer awareness and prevention.  Whether…

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ArtRide 2013: The Big 3 on 2 Wheels

Love the arts?  Kick off the Detroit Bicycle Festival the right way with Forward Art’s 2013 ArtRide. This Saturday’s ArtRide marks the beginning of an eight-day festival packed with dozens of bike riding events and creative projects across Detroit.  This…

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