Posts Tagged ‘Happenings’

News And Info From Around Town

The Yenta asked around for reader favorites when traveling Up North. Here are a few of the responses: “Glen Arbor Bed and Breakfast is our new favorite place to stay; highly personalized service, and great for older kids — parents can go out and kids can walk the town or hang out in the suite.” … “For outstanding dining it’s the Edgewater Bistro and Grey Gables, both in Charlevoix.” … “Golf at Bay Harbor and Crooked Tree, Papa Lou’s for pizza and American Spoon Gelato Cafe in Petoskey.” … “Siren Hall in Elk Rapids, Stella’s in Traverse City.” …

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Matt Prentice’s Detroit Prime restaurant on Northwestern Highway in Farmington Hills will open to the public Aug. 31, following two nights of fund-raising events. Prentice describes the restaurant as “a meathouse” rather than a traditional steakhouse. Most entrees will be under $20 … Sweet Dreams Fine Pastries and Coffee House, 4153 Orchard Lake Road, is now a kosher bakery under the certification of Kosher Michigan … Sweet Earth Ice Cream and Yogurt of Birmingham has opened a second location in downtown Royal Oak, 303 S. Main St. … DJ Head, Detroit’s Grammy Award-winning producer and DJ will be the headliner during special events AirTime Trampoline (coming to Troy this September). DJ Head has produced songs with Eminem, Jay-Z and Proof … June Moon Furniture Store (2743 Coolidge Highway in Berkley) is soon to celebrate its one-year anniversary. It will be holding its very first floor model sale through Labor Day, then all new samples to follow … In honor of its 100th anniversary, the Belle Isle Aquarium re-opened to the public on Aug. 18. You can take your family the first Sunday of each month and the second and third Saturdays of each month from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at no charge. More information at belleisleconservancy.org.

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News and info from around town.

The Yummy House sushi and Chinese restaurant has opened on Haggerty Road between Maple and Pontiac Trail in front of Meijer in Commerce Township … It’s getting a reputation for great sushi!

Looking for a place to have a kids’ party? Airtime Trampoline & Game Park recently opened at 662 E. Big Beaver Road in Troy.

How about a new hobby? Join the WWW club … Women Who Wine … a club that meets once a month at The Wine Guy (1932 S. Telegraph) in Bloomfield Hills. For more info, and a 10-percent-off coupon for new customers, go to www.thewineguystore.com or call (248) 977-4893.

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