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Heritage Oaks – A store to explore and more!

At first you might miss this hidden gem, but if you keep your eyes peeled, you’ll notice the old red ’57 International parked out front. Once your curiosity is piqued, you might look further, down toward the beautiful knot gardens, … Continue reading

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Brown Iron Brewhouse: Discover beer here!

A passion for the craft beer industry, freshly prepared food and a desire to share with the community are what Brown Iron Brewhouse is all about. Brown Iron Brewhouse, located at 57695 Van Dyke in Washington Township (just across the … Continue reading

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Blake’s Hard Cider flows beyond Macomb County

Blake’s Hard Cider Co. will be expanding its distribution reach this fall with launches into Indiana, North Carolina and Las Vegas. The long-standing family business has been taking advantage of the growing cider market and the unique (grower, presses, producer) … Continue reading

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Eastside Bagel opens second Macomb County location

This past weekend, I went to Baffin Brewing Company to meet up with Shannon Parent of Eastside Bagel to drink some micro-brewed beer and talk about bagels. A St. Clair Shores institution for the past 21 years, Eastside Bagel has … Continue reading

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How to use your local chamber of commerce to your advantage

Have you ever wondered what exactly a chamber of commerce does? Many believe a chamber of commerce is meant to only serve local businesses, but that’s not true. Chamber of commerce’s are also beneficial to the community residents and workers … Continue reading

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New garden center offers plethora of magnificent Mother’s Day gifts

With Mother’s Day coming up this Sunday, now is the perfect time to shake off the chill and look toward the sunny skies of May. That’s right – it’s time for bright-colored annuals, hanging baskets and even vegetables. The newest … Continue reading

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Warren business serving up locally-sourced Latin American cuisine

Pilar’s Tamales in Warren is offering something really unique in Macomb County – gluten-free Salvadoran food with dairy-free, vegetarian and vegan options. It’s made with many all-natural, free-range and organic ingredients from local Michigan farms. You may have had a … Continue reading

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