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LOOK: Take A Trip To Cuyahoga Valley

Posted 04.22.2012 | Detroit

Spring brings new growth and dreams of summer, and, for many metro Detroiters, road trips "up North" to enjoy the mitten's natural beauty. But have yo...

Jazz Fest 2012 Will Feature Legend-Filled Lineup

Posted 04.18.2012 | Detroit

This Labor Day weekend, the 33rd annual Detroit Jazz Festival will sound off on Detroit's riverfront with an all-star line up. The roster for the free...

Michigan Opera Theatre Needs $6 Million In 6 Weeks

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.16.2012 | Detroit

One of Detroit's cultural institutions is working quickly to raise $6 million by May 31. The Michigan Opera Theatre, which has already raised $5 milli...

Lobster Tacos, Fennel Essence And Steak: A Sneak Peek At Detroit Restaurant Week

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.13.2012 | Detroit

Detroit might have been a little late to hosting a "restaurant week," an event started in New York City in the '90s, but now that the city is in the g...

David Sands

Detroit On Path To Have Michigan's Biggest Bike Lane Network

HuffingtonPost.com | David Sands | Posted 04.12.2012 | Detroit

Newly painted bike lanes in several Detroit neighborhoods are changing the relationship between cars and bicycles in the Motor City. They're also chan...

Not Just Any Old Hot Dog: The History Of Detroit's Coney Islands

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.02.2012 | Detroit

A Michigan food tradition finally gets the memorial it deserves with this week's official release of "Coney Detroit," a mouth-watering coffee table bo...

Don't Hold Your Breath For Packard Plant Demolition

Posted 03.28.2012 | Detroit

Despite recent claims from purported Packard Plant owner Dominic Cristini that he would tear down the massive abandoned factory in Detroit, it's still...

Pure Michigan Is Pure Dough

Posted 03.27.2012 | Detroit

After launching its newest ads for the Pure Michigan tourism campaign earlier this month, the state tourism group Travel Michigan and the Michigan Eco...

WATCH: The Must-see Movies At Ann Arbor Film Fest

Posted 03.27.2012 | Detroit

The circus is coming to town! That is, if by circus you mean film festival, and by town you mean Michigan's little-big city, Ann Arbor. The six-da...

LOOK: Sweeten Up Fat Tuesday With A Homemade Paczki

Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.22.2012 | Detroit
Kate Abbey-Lambertz

An amateur baker myself, I've often wondered how difficult it really was to make paczki. When I decided to give it a shot this year, over and over again people wished me luck. Look, I thought, I don't need "luck."

Cupcakes! Just Baked To Open Detroit Location

Posted 02.14.2012 | Detroit

With all the talk about the growing tech sector in Detroit, little attention has been paid to another rising part of the economy -- baked goods. J...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Tying The Knot In The Motor City

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 07.31.2012 | Detroit

Detroit may not have a reputation as a wedding destination, but with its historic buildings, museums and beautiful parks, the city boasts plenty a hid...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

LOOK: Step Into The Light At MOCAD

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.14.2012 | Detroit

For the next three months, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit will be mostly in the dark. But flashes of changing light will unexpectedly illu...

Famed Detroit Restaurant Joins Historic Revival Of Detroit's Downtown

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 02.10.2012 | Detroit

Detroit's London Chop House, legendary for its high-end food and famous patrons, will reopen its doors on Valentine's Day after a 20-year hiatus. N...

Children's Museum Will Be Re-Open Just For DPS Students

Posted 01.27.2012 | Detroit

Just three weeks after the Detroit Children's Museum abruptly announced it would close due to lack of funding, the museum is once again open -- but on...

Michigan Beer: Past, Present And Future

Real Detroit | Posted 01.25.2012 | Detroit

While there is undoubtedly a thriving and dynamic craft beer industry in Michigan, it is important to talk about Michigan's place in America's brewing...

Arts Bring Big Money To Detroit

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.24.2012 | Detroit

A new report makes the case that the arts can be profitable in Michigan, with state spending on cultural programs bringing significant dollars to the ...

HuffPost Guides: Alpine Valley Ski Area

The Huffington Post | Blake Guthrie | Posted 01.12.2012 | Travel

Alpine Valley Ski Area in Michigan is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel of...

Our Guide To Water Parks In Detroit

The Huffington Post | Lisa Pratto | Posted 10.10.2011 | Travel

Water parks in Detroit are few and far between. Detroit is located in the Great Lake state of Michigan and has a plethora of lakes to enjoy for swimmi...

Read Our Guide To Family Vacations In Detroit

The Huffington Post | Robert Anthony | Posted 10.16.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Detroit can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters — it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we've...

Motor City And More: Our Guide To Family Vacations In Michigan

The Huffington Post | Lisa Pratto | Posted 10.12.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Michigan can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters — it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we'v...