Applications for the “Strive for a Safer Drive” campaign open

(CBS DETROIT) – Applications are now being accepted for the statewide, student-led traffic safety campaign, Strive for a Safer Drive. From fun facts, to coffee, to TikToks, Anchor bay High School students in the Health Occupations Students of America Club, or HOSA for short, showed why they deserved to be advocates for traffic safety. “We … Read more

Westland’s Kung Fu Brothers Noodles and Dumplings is one of metro Detroit’s best new restaurants Restaurant reviews | Detroit

On the day of my first trip to Kung Fu Brothers Dumplings and Noodles, I was reminded of the absurdity of the national food media. As I raved to friends about the hand-pulled noodles, soup dumplings, and “Chinese burritos” that Kung Fu Brothers does in Westland, The New York Times published its list of “50 … Read more

Pickleball’s popularity spreads across Metro Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – It’s a combination of tennis, racquetball and badminton, and it’s exploding in popularity across Metro Detroit. We’re talking about Pickleball: the fast-paced sport that lately has been getting a whole lot of attention. “It is a growing sport because you as an individual can come to the court with your paddle and … Read more

An entitled letter from Detroit’s suburbs | Metro Detroit News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock Keep: the suburbs. We received the following letter from someone who calls themselves the “The Detroit Suburban League” in response to Randiah Green’s story about a Twin Peaks restaurant opening in Auburn Hills. Our response follows. Dear Miss Green, We recently read your piece regarding the upcoming Twin Peaks restaurant in … Read more

Here’s A List Of Construction In Metro Detroit This Weekend – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – Here’s a list of construction happening in Metro Detroit to help you plan your travels accordingly and avoid hitting traffic when possible! READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Pistons’ Rob Murphy on Helping His Hometown I-75: Oakland – SB I-75 RAMP CLOSED to 9 Mile, Fri 9pm-Mon 5am. Wayne – SB I-75, 9 Mile … Read more

Here’s A List Of Construction In Metro Detroit This Weekend – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Transportation released a list of construction happening in Metro Detroit this weekend. READ MORE: Michigan Matters: The Political Road Ahead Ann Arbor Rd: Wayne – EB/WB Ann Arbor Rd, Napier Rd to Canton Center Rd, 1 LANE OPEN intermittently, daily, 7am-7pm, Mon-8/19. I-75: Genesee – NB/SB I-75, Saginaw … Read more

Former Erwin Orchards cider mill to reopen as Blake’s South Lyon | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy photo The former Erwin Orchards cider mill is now Blake’s South Lyon. Just ahead of autumn, the former Erwin Orchards cider mill will reopen on Saturday, Aug. 20 under new management as Blake’s South Lyon. The family-owned, Armada-based Blake’s Orchard and Cider Mill purchased the 104-acre site at 61475 Silver Lake … Read more

‘My Name Is Sara’ Film On Holocaust Survivor Premieres In Metro Detroit – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) — An internationally acclaimed film is now playing in Metro Detroit. The film, “My Name is Sara,” is based on the true story of Sara Goralnik-Shapiro, who is the mother of Detroit philanthropist Mickey Shapiro. READ MORE: Dearborn Homecoming Festival Kicks Off This Weekend Sara Shapiro survived the Holocaust by convincing a farmer … Read more

Workers at a Starbucks in Bloomfield Township seek to unionize | Drink News | Detroit

click to enlarge Ten Starbucks stores in Michigan have voted to unionize. A Starbucks store in Bloomfield Township petitioned to form a union Friday morning as the labor movement continues to gain momentum among baristas at the coffee giant. In an email to Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on Friday, the workers at the store … Read more

Progressive Democrats under attack: Pro-Israel groups throw big money into deceptive ads to sway congressional elections in metro Detroit | Politics & Elections | Detroit

click to enlarge Adam Antonich U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, center, speaks at a rally on Friday in Pontiac in support of U.S. Reps. Rashida Tlaib, left, and Andy Levin, right. Pro-Israel groups have spent millions to unseat the progressive lawmakers. Metro Detroit has many problems that command the attention of elected officials — including poverty, … Read more