• 06
    Jun
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    Featured image by HarshLight via Flickr The Michigan Central Station in Detroit is often talked of as if it’s a barometer for the city’s prosperity. Opened in 1913, the station was built to grow Detroit’s connection to the rest of the country. In 1988, when it closed, the still-standing station…

  • 23
    May
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    Mobile dining has been an America tradition since almost as long as cars have been around. Food trucks are just the latest craze that combines the two. While food trucks are nothing new (the Smithsonian dates Los Angeles’ loncheras back to the 1960s), they’ve become more prevalent in large cities…

  • 17
    May
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    Featured image by jpower65 via Flickr Joe Louis Arena has been an important fixture in Detroit since it was completed in 1979. It was home to the Red Wings for 38 seasons, hosting six Stanley Cup finals (including two that the team won in 1997 and 2002). Its unique tunnel…

  • 10
    May
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    Featured image provided by Wystan via Flickr Some drink it while they’re mowing the lawn. Others prefer it while sticking their feet over the side of a boat. Many Detroiters remember their fathers and grandfathers drinking it after a long day of work. This week, we’re thinking about an iconic Detroit…

  • 02
    May
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    Featured image by Bryan Debus via Flickr The beauty of a banner is that it makes a statement for your business. It tells everyone who sees it what your business is called and often includes information about how people can contact you (or follow you on social media). We recently made…

  • 26
    Apr
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    Featured image by Adam Meek via Flickr Two weeks ago, we took a trip back in time and talked about some of the historic sites on Belle Isle. However, there were two more destinations we wanted to share. What they have in common is that they’re both named after famous…

  • 18
    Apr
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    Last January, we wrote an article for our blog about the benefits of wrapping your vehicle. In the months since we shared that article, we’ve gotten to help a few clients with this exact service and, along with that, we’ve gotten to hear some success stories. But before we get…

  • 12
    Apr
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    Featured image by Rain0975 via Flickr In 1885, Belle Isle truly was an enchanting place. That was the year the zoo opened and, by 1909, they had 150 animals. Today, Detroiters can visit the Nature Center, a smaller facility containing local species and educational exhibits. In the last century, a…

  • 10
    Apr
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    Imagine you’re walking through an office building. It’s full of windows and people working hard behind them. As workers get up, walk around, type, or talk on the phone, it’d be hard not to notice their movement. So how does a small business owner add a bit of privacy to…