Fixtures of Farmington: Village Shoe Inn perseveres by putting customers (and their feet) first Read Article

How Dearborn’s Fairlane Mall is reimagining itself for a new era Read Article

What’s next for St. Clair Shores’ Nautical Mile? Read Article

How Sterling Heights uses its diversity to strengthen the city Read Article

Sterling Heights proudly shows off the city's diversity with a poster at the local library. Joe Powers Insitu Photography

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Mobility Moments Podcast: Amanda Roraff, PlanetM


Feature StoryMary Barra was interviewed by chairman of Atlantic Media David Bradley.

What Mary Barra says about GM’s future


Development NewsInterior of Sidecar Slider Bar. Photo courtesy Downtown Farmington.
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Innovation NewsVelocity in Sterling Heights
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Feature StoryFrom left: Chris Olzem, Oakland County senior business development representative, Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner, Doug Lowther, CEO of Irdeto; Dr. Deirdre Waterman, Mayor of Pontiac.

Pontiac is Detroit home for digital security firm Irdeto


Feature StoryRichmond. Photo by David Lewinski.

Small-town America is alive and well in Northern Macomb County


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Feature StoryDawn Powell, director of the Sanford Activity and Dining Center in Midland.
Feature StorySara Gould and Stacey Tilton with the Veggie Mobile.
Feature StoryShavon Edwards says in Detroit, "we're able to try new things and pilot things" without a lot of restriction.



On The Ground Farmington

Farmington is a focus of Metromode's On the Ground series. Metromode is partnering with a coalition of community stakeholders to identify and capture the story of talent, investment, innovation and emerging assets that are shaping the future of Farmington. We're excited to share what we learn about this historic and vibrant city.

Recent stories:

6 ways to shop for the holidays in downtown Farmington

Sandwich shop, Irish pub among downtown stalwarts

How Farmington turned a ‘busted-up asphalt parking lot’ into a lively community hub





 
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On The Ground Sterling Heights

Sterling Heights is a focus of Metromode's On the Ground series. Metromode is partnering with a coalition of community stakeholders to identify and capture the story of talent, investment, innovation and emerging assets that are shaping the future of Sterling Heights.

Recent stories:
How Sterling Heights uses its diversity to strengthen the city

Cybernetics company to invest $20 million, generate 100 jobs in Sterling Heights expansion

How 'house concerts' connect with audiences: Q&A with singer-songwriter JD Eicher

Photo Essay: Digital map guides art trail visitors through Sterling Heights