Monthly Archives: August 2010

Royal Oak prepares for Arts Beats & Eats

So which is it – what appeals to you most about Arts Beats & Eats? Is it the fact that the event draws fine artists from all over to showcase and sell their wares to the public? Is it the mix of local and national acts who perform on multiple stages that this year will…

Get your candy fix with Michigan’s own Hard Luck candy vodka

If you live around metro Detroit and you’ve got a sweet tooth, chances are you’ve heard of Hard Luck Candy Flavored Vodka. Born at Grosse Pointe Park’s Hard Luck Lounge as an array of sweet candy infused vodka flavors, founders Mike Mouyanis, Chris George and Rob Nicholl are now making these delicious libations available all…

Wanna get more work done? Bring your dog with you

It’s no secret: At Urbane, we love pets. Whether you’re a resident of one of our apartments or co-working at the Urbane Space, pets are an important part of the Urbane experience. And there’s even more good news: Pets, specifically dogs, can actually improve productivity. Research out of our state’s own Central Michigan University sought…