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Business & Development

Published March 10, 2020

GROSSE POINTE CITY — The upcoming closure of all Art Van Furniture stores is impacting a prominent retailer in the Village.

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Published March 10, 2020

FERNDALE — Improvements to Schiffer Park finally will be on the way this year, after the Ferndale City Council unanimously approved a bid proposal for work on the site.

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Published March 9, 2020

ROYAL OAK — On March 5, Warren-based Art Van Furniture released a statement that it would be going out of business, shocking many unsuspecting customers, vendors and residents across the Midwest.

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Published March 6, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — A crowning achievement in Sterling Heights’ multiyear parks and recreation projects has finally opened its doors to residents.

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Published March 6, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — A year after signing a contract and putting down a deposit to bring short-term rental bikes to the Nautical Mile, it appears that the area will first see electric scooters along Jefferson Avenue.

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Published March 6, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — A Panera Bread with a drive-thru window is one step closer to making its way to an unused lot on the corner of Nine Mile Road and Harper Avenue.

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Published March 6, 2020

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CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Clinton Township will be welcoming a new Catholic high school in the fall of 2020, with the opening of the Chesterton Academy of Detroit.

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Published March 6, 2020

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GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Lou’s Pet Shop, 20779 Mack Ave., will host a snake day at 4 p.m. March 13 to educate visitors about snakes and reptiles.

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Published March 5, 2020

WARREN —  Warren-based Art Van Furniture is going out of business. The company will now move to close its stores across the Midwest and liquidate its assets, with clearance sales beginning immediately.

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Published March 4, 2020

TROY — When Michael Vissotski, one of the owners of  Vima Wealth Management, and his two partners purchased the historical building built in 1915 at 46 E. Square Lake Road, east of Livernois Road, last summer, it was pretty beaten up.

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Published March 4, 2020

MADISON HEIGHTS — The Madison Heights City Council is currently considering a proposed ordinance change that would eliminate setback requirements for marijuana facilities.

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Published March 3, 2020

GROSSE POINTES — She may no longer run a store in the Village, but business owner and volunteer Ellen Durand, of Grosse Pointe Park, is still keeping customers fashionable.

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Published March 3, 2020

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — A proposed food preparation business at 383 Kercheval Ave. is expected to be in front of the Grosse Pointe Farms City Council again during a meeting at 7 p.m. March 9 at City Hall.

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Published February 28, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — The sparkle of a local business’s generosity recently caught the eye of the Sterling Heights City Council.

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Published February 28, 2020

ROSEVILLE — Public comment time at the Feb. 25 Roseville City Council meeting turned to angry shouts and people storming out after discussions turned heated over the future of the Community of the Sacred Heart property.

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Published February 28, 2020

MADISON HEIGHTS — One barrier to the timely remediation of Electro-Plating Services — the source of the contaminants in the groundwater that gushed onto Interstate 696 in December — is the fact that the shuttered factory remains in the possession of owner Gary Sayers.

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Published February 26, 2020

TROY — The Troy City Council told a developer no — again — about a rezoning needed for attached condos on a little over 1 acre on a busy stretch of Rochester Road, adjacent to Sylvan Lake Park, south of Square Lake Road.

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Published February 26, 2020

TROY — The Troy City Council said yes to rezoning a quarter-acre parcel on Rochester Road, adjacent to De Etta Drive, south of South Boulevard, for an office building.

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Published February 25, 2020

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — Local bird lovers spoke up for their feathered friends, and Charles Burke, the president and CEO of The War Memorial, said he heard them loud and clear.

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Published February 25, 2020

EASTPOINTE — The Eastpointe Arts and Cultural Diversity Commission and the Detroit Institute of Arts want to hear from Eastpointe residents regarding what they would like to see from a new public art piece that will be installed in Eastpointe.

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