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Becca Ballard

10 Best Pizza Places In Detroit

Is your idea of cutting carbs slicing into a freshly baked pizza? If so, then check out this list of must try pizza spots in Detroit. Buddy's Pizza is the original and beloved, Detroit-style pizza. When people say Detroit-style square pizza, they mean Buddy's 9 times out of 10. Buddy's Pizza is plain and simple, yet legendary with amazing sauce. Plenty of toppings are available, but most go for the classic square pie baked into blue steel pans and topped with loads of melty, caramelized brick cheese, pepperoni, and a drizzle of red sauce on top. Buddy’s even ships across the country.
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Buddy's Pizza Announces Opening Of Two More Michigan Restaurants in 2022

A Detroit favorite, Buddy's Pizza, is continuing to expand, with two new restaurants opening in early 2022. The new locations will be at 5510 Shashabaw Rd., Clarkston, and 2010 W. Grand River Ave., Okemos. The Clarkston location will be carry-out only, while the Okemos location will be a full restaurant at more than 7,000 square feet, with 275 seats including a patio and bar. The Okemos location will also have a mural that harks back to Buddy's original location on Six Mile Road in Detroit.
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Pontiac, MIThe Oakland Press

Summer Ice Cream Social returns to Pontiac

Everyone is screaming for ice cream and more this weekend. The Summer Ice Cream Social, presented by the Oakland County History Society, is taking place from noon-4 p.m. July 24 and 25 at 405 Cesar Chavez Ave. in Pontiac. In its 52nd year, the in-person activities return after a drive-thru format in 2020.
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Bloomfield Hills,

Video: 3 Ex-Workers Accuse Bloomfield Hills Steakhouse of Racially Hostile Environment

Three former workers at Eddie Merlot's steakhouse on Woodward Avenue in Bloomfield Hills are alleging the upscale restaurant created a racially hostile environment. “Just mistreating different families depending honestly on the race. I saw it firsthand. It’s been other employees who said they seen it. I heard things, I seen things,” former Eddie Merlot’s chef, James Gaines tells WDIV.

8 things to do this weekend in Southeast Michigan

DETROIT – Looking for something to do this weekend in Metro Detroit? Here are some ideas!. Night Markets at Beacon Park (Detroit): The Night Market at Beacon Park Detroit returns this summer with new local vendors and featuring Detroit’s best live bands and DJ’s. Every Saturday 6 p.m. - 11p.m., shop local and support Detroit-based vendors showcasing handmade jewelry, t-shirts and much more. (Find more info here)
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A look at Michigan’s first indoor skydiving complex in action ahead of its opening

NOVI, MI - Get ready to fly without having to jump out of an airplane. We checked out Michigan’s first indoor skydiving complex before opening day. iFLY World Detroit will open on Saturday, July 24 at 26975 Adell Center Drive in Novi. The indoor skydiving complex allows people ages 3 and up and those with disabilities to feel the power and thrill of flying. This facility features technology not used anywhere else.

Three Cats Cafe Honors Legacy of Late Head Chef Matt Prentice

This past April, Chevy in the D planned to highlight one of downtown Clawson’s hottest restaurants, Three Cats Cafe. But just days prior to publication, tragedy struck. Head Chef Matt Prentice — known throughout the community as one of Metro Detroit’s most exceptional restaurateurs — passed away suddenly due to complications from cancer.
Oakland County, MIThe Oakland Press

Family Market Day events announced by Oakland County Health Division

The Oakland County Health Division announced it is hosting Family Market Day and Senior Market Day events as part of its Healthy Oakland Partnership. Family Market Day Events are 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday July 24, at the Oakland County Farmers Market, 2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford Township; and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday July 28, at Oak Park Farmers Market at Oak Park High School Parking Lot, 13701 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park. Residents with a State of Michigan Bridge/EBT card or Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Project Fresh coupons will receive a $5 coupon to purchase produce from local farmers, while coupon supplies last.
Michigan StateWSJM

Michigan’s Longest Garage Sale, Along US-12, Set For August

The US-12 Heritage Trail Garage Sale is set for August 13 through August 15. Kris Martin with the Southwest Michigan Planning Commission tells WSJM News Michigan’s Longest Garage Sale runs for about 200 miles along US-12 from New Buffalo to Detroit. You can buy a wide variety of items, from art to furniture to food. Some sellers use their yards, while others have venues.

Fitness Friday: Rollerskating at Monroe Street Midway in Detroit

DETROIT – We’re back at the outdoor rollerskating rink at the Monroe Street Midway in Downtown Detroit this Fitness Friday!. We’re learning some new moves and how well they burn calories. Check out the video above to see the action. The Monroe Street Midway is an outdoor destination for the...
Oakland County, MIThe Oakland Press

Waterford semi-public beach closed due to high E. Coli levels

Oakland County has closed a semi-private beach on Elizabeth Lake in Waterford Township due to high E. Coli levels. Elizabeth Lake Estates is located at 5278 Rosamond Lane. Samples for the Elizabeth Lake Estates Improvement Association beach showed E. Coli levels approximately 2 1/2 times higher than the allowable limit. The beach is currently one of seven Oakland County beaches closed due to bacteria.
Detroit, MIWJR

The Inside Outside Guys: Housing Problems, Part Two

DETROIT, July 22, 2021 ~ Construction mistakes are actually fairly common in housing, but most are small and rectified quickly and the property does not suffer from them. Some take a little more effort to correct than others. A few decades ago, the Inside Guy spent a day with a...