Business & Development

Published July 16, 2018

Liquidation sales at the Oakland Mall Sears store have been planned following Sears Holdings’ announcement that the store will close. The Oakland Mall Sears store is one of the nine Sears stores across the country slated to close in late September.Read More

Published July 13, 2018

STERLING HEIGHTS — A local entrepreneur with operations in Sterling Heights says his business is continuing to stay in shape by offering a new spin on its main fitness product.

Read More

Published July 12, 2018

TROY — Troy police were called to Build-A-Bear Workshop at the Somerset Collection the morning of July 12 after a deal on bears generated more interest than anticipated.

Read More

Published July 12, 2018

WEST BLOOMFIELD — West Bloomfield Township officials hosted an informal meeting with residents on Tuesday, July 10, to talk about a residential development in the township. 

Read More

Published July 11, 2018

FERNDALE — The corner of West Nine Mile Road and Planavon Street has seen massive changes for more than a year with the construction of Ferndale Haus. Even more changes will be coming with the expansion and improvement of Schiffer Park.Read More

Published July 11, 2018

BERKLEY — The apartment project that would take over the Our Lady of La Salette School site hit a snag at the last Berkley Planning Commission meeting.Read More

Published July 10, 2018

ROCHESTER HILLS — A new restaurant will open soon on the site formerly occupied by Famous Dave’s BBQ restaurant on Rochester Road, near Auburn Road. Anchor Bar, a franchise owned by Banana Leaf Inc., serves up casual food and drinks.

Read More

Published July 10, 2018

FARMINGTON HILLS — After months of discussions and revisions, a senior living facility and storage building slated for 32600 Northwestern Highway was approved for a planned unit development last month. 

Read More

Published July 10, 2018

GROSSE POINTE CITY — An oddly sized small parcel of land now has new, private owners, thanks to a property sale by the City.

Read More

Published July 10, 2018

GROSSE POINTE CITY — The new Grosse Pointe City public safety building at the corner of Mack Avenue and St. Clair Street has gone through some design revisions to bring costs down while maintaining desired functional elements.

Read More

Published July 9, 2018

BIRMINGHAM — In its ongoing quest to find parking solutions for a congested downtown, the Birmingham City Commission voted June 25 to allocate nearly half a million dollars to repave and expand municipal parking lot number 6, which also serves as the home of the Birmingham Farmers Market.

Read More

Published July 6, 2018

WARREN — The site of a former fledgling hospital at 10 Mile and Schoenherr roads has finished its transformation into a new Meijer “supercenter.” The grocery chain’s new 155,000-square-foot store, its second in Warren, officially opened June 28 at 25225 Schoenherr Road.

Read More

Published July 2, 2018

TROY — Citing rapid growth in Troy, a developer asked for and received approval for a five-story, 107-room, extended-stay hotel on 1.5 acres at Crooks Road and Wilshire Drive.

Read More

Published July 2, 2018

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, or SEMCOG, recently  awarded approximately $13 million in Transportation Alternative Program, or TAP, funding to local communities.

Read More

Published July 2, 2018

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — A hiking and biking trail that is in the works to connect the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to Belle Isle in Detroit will get closer to completion thanks to a new section scheduled to be installed in Shelby Township.

Read More

Published June 29, 2018

FARMINGTON — New playground equipment could be headed to Flanders Park after the City Council unanimously approved a letter of intent to partner with a nonprofit at a June 18 meeting.

Read More

Published June 26, 2018

TROY — Troy City Council members decided that a land deal for a blighted parcel was an offer they couldn’t refuse June 18.

Read More

Published June 26, 2018

TROY — A developer presented revised plans — ones that comply with ordinance requirements — for a 14-unit townhome development to the Planning Commission June 12.

Read More

Published June 26, 2018

A group of Sterling Heights city officials recently made out-of-town plans to go shopping for ideas on how to improve the Lakeside Mall area and get it ready for the future.Read More

Published June 20, 2018

FERNDALE — Approximately a year ago, the Ferndale City Council approved the installation of a skate park at Wilson Park. In the time since, Wilson Park has remained skateless, but council approval of a new grant application looks to change that.Read More

Upcoming Events

Ferndale
Free meditation class
6:30-7:30 p.m.
Ferndale Area District Library
Utica
Utica Public Library poetry slam
7 p.m.
Utica Public Library
Warren
Meet Up and Eat Up program
ongoing
Warren Consolidated Schools
Troy
Read with a Dog event
5-6 p.m.
Troy Public Library
St. Clair Shores
Escape room
6:30-8:30 p.m.
St. Clair Shores Public Library

MORE LISTINGS

ADD AN EVENT

FULL CALENDAR

Newsroom tweets

Tweets by C & G Newspapers journalists
Reporters' opinions are their own and retweets do not equal endorsements.