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Michigan Clear Ice helps raise the bar for craft cocktails

A craft cocktail isn’t about the cocktail at all. It’s about the process, the experience, the quality, and the hand-crafted details that go into making each drink. One of the unforgettable details of a fine craft cocktail begins right here in Bay City where Pete Hardy makes crystal clear artisan ice that eventually chills drinks throughout Michigan. Several years ago, Peter Hardy saw an article ...

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Detroiter returns home to open dental practice on city’s east side

City officials and community members of the Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood gathered to celebrate the grand opening of Diamond Smiles Dentistry earlier this month. While new bars and restaurants often receive a majority of the media spotlight, a new neighborhood dentist has the potential for greater impact. Diamond Smiles becomes only the second dental practice in the 48215 zip code, says ...

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Michigan Family-Owned Company Sells Reusable Glass Straws – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– Since 2009, Michigan eco-friendly company Strawesome has been providing safe reusable glass straws to people everywhere. Located in Milford, MI, this family-owned business’ journey can be heard in the following video:   Strawesome is a great alternative for families wanting to go green. The glass straws come in different colors, sizes, and amazing designs. They also sell ...

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Washtenaw County’s 5 best hiking routes

Spring is here at last, and it’s time to get out and enjoy the change of seasons. To help you get a start on your outdoor adventures this year, we’ve consulted two experts about some of their favorite hiking spots in Washtenaw County, both on and off the (literal) beaten path.   Dan Ezekiel is the current chair of the ...

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Community paddles aim to get more people on the water

Enjoy navigating the blueway trails via kayak during upcoming community paddles. With summer weather finally on its way, many residents and visitors to the St. Clair County area are looking for ways to enjoy a plethora of outdoor recreation activities and events. One group hoping to bring more awareness to the natural habitats and water trails in the area is ...

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Michigan Gas Prices Have Increased – Detroit News Watch

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says average gas prices statewide have risen about 9 cents from a week ago to about $2.79 per gallon as travelers prepare to hit the road for the Independence Day holiday. The Dearborn-based auto club says Monday that despite the increase the average price for self-serve regular unleaded is about 21 cents less than ...

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Mobility and the Motor City on the Move – Detroit News Watch

Southfield (Detroit News Watch) – It was talk of autos, mobility and the Motor City which took center stage as the CBS 62 MICHIGAN MATTERS crew attended the Detroit Auto Dealers Association’s event on Thursday and heard latest about the 2020 North American International Auto Show. Rob Alberts, Executive Director of DADA in front of crowd at DADA Event. Doug North, ...

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