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  1. Michael Symon's B-Spot location in Royal Oak closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Metro Times

    Celebrity chef Michael Symon's B-Spot location in downtown Royal Oak is closed. Representatives from the Cleveland-based company wouldn't confirm or deny that the location closed, or provide a reason for the closure, but the space at 310 S. Main St. is cleared out.

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  2. Whoa a " catch midnight madness screenings of 'The Matrix' at the Main Art TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Metro Times

    Neo, Morpheus, and Trinity return to the big screen for a double-dose of ass-kicking midnight madness nostalgia. 1999's hella-dystopian sci-fi thriller The Matrix follows computer hacker Neo played by Keanu Reeves, who soon discovers that the reality most humans are disposed to , in fact, merely a computer simulation.

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  3. Vegetarian restaurant The Clean Plate forced to leave its location, launches GoFundMeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Metro Times

    The future is unclear for The Clean Plate, a Shelby Township vegeterian restaurant that built up a customer base by being one of the area's only options for healthy, plant-based cuisine. Owner Amber Poupore - who also owns Royal Oak's Cacao Tree, consulted for GreenSpace, does vegan cooking demos at corporate events, and is a nutritionist who works with plant-based diets - unexpectedly received a letter from her landlord three weeks ago informing her that she has to leave her space when her lease expires at the end of September.

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  4. Embrace catharsis with Beach House at Royal Oak Music TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Metro Times

    The dynamic intensity of Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally, better known as dream pop duo Beach House, is perfectly encapsulated in the imagery their name suggests - turbulence and tranquility with a view. The band has a vast catalogue of dizzying and layered emotional soundscapes that sound as though they have a full band backing them.

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  5. Mr. B's launches Johnny's, a new 'secret speakeasy,' in downtown Royal OakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Metro Times

    A new "speakeasy" that's part of the recently updated Mr. B's Gastropub in Royal Oak is set to open Saturday. The door to the basement restaurant, called Johnny's, is disguised as the entrance to a walk-in cooler, accessible through an exterior kitchen door in the back of the building.

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  6. Cantina Diablos calls it quits, following other Royal Oak closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Metro Times

    Despite being located at a corner in the center of one of metro Detroit's most bustling downtowns - or perhaps because of it - Royal Oak's Cantina Diablos and Red Fox English Pub are set to close. The building's previous tenant, Memphis Smoke, closed in 2010 after 16 years in business.

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  7. Michael Che steps away from SNL's 'Weekend Update' desk for stand-up at Royal Oak Music TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Metro Times

    Che, whose early years were spent slinging graphic T-shirts on the streets of NYC , took flight as a comedic force on a limited run of Daily Show appearances. After five years as an SNL cast member, in 2017 Che was named co-head writer of the legendary sketch show.

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  8. Here's Johnny a " catch 'The Shining' at the Main Art Theatre's midnight madnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Metro Times

    Even if you have memorized every line and shot, Stanley Kubrick's The Shining never gets easier to watch. Hailed as one of the greatest horror films of all time - though calling it a psychological mind-fuck nightmare might be more fitting - in the 38 years since its release The Shining still shimmers with, well, blood.

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  9. Sign of the Beefcarver, Ferndale's Double EE close Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Metro Times

    Dearborn's Sign of the Beefcarver closed Monday, leaving the once-thriving metro Detroit chain with just one restaurant. The cafeteria-style restaurant at 23100 Michigan Ave. opened around 1968, Crain's reports, and declining business in recent years is behind the closure.

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  10. Damone from 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High' will help celebrate the '80s in Royal Oak this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Metro Times

    You probably remember Robert Romanus, better known as Mike Damone. He was the smooth-talking, ticket-scalping "prick" extraordinaire from the '80s classic Fast Times at Ridgemont High.

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  11. The Art of Fire Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | Metro Times

    The weekend-long event will include live glass blowing, Raku firing, Metal Working hands-on art projects, musical performances, flame performers, DIA Art mobile clay pot throwing, and OCC ceramics and metal students.

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  12. Artist says Royal Oak should take aim at railroad, not himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Metro Times

    Royal Oak artist Carl Oxley was arrested two weeks ago for painting a mural without permission in that city. This week, he tells Metro Times that, whatever the outcome of his case, the situation should throw a spotlight on the quality of the railroad right-of-way.

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  13. Robert Whitall and Shirley Owens were the perfect match - in more ways than oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Metro Times

    Two weeks ago, Robert "Jr." Whitall and his wife Shirley Owens - you can call her "Sugar" or "Sugar Mae," everyone does - got to touch the holy grail of their 19-year marriage. During a visit to Willie Mitchell's immortal Royal Studios in Memphis, the couple laid hands on "No.

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  14. Let's talk about R-E-X, baby a " Dinosauria returns to the Detroit ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Metro Times

    Hold onto your butts because shit is getting straight up Jurassic. If you've ever daydreamed about what it might be like to walk among gentle giants triceratops and brontosaurus - or get freaked out by a terrifying T-Rex - then Dinosauria at the Detroit Zoo is for you, returning as the largest dinosaur adventure of it's kind in the country with some 40 lifelike animatronic dinos featured along a 3-acre DinoTrail.

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  15. Adopt don't shop a " Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo adoption event returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Metro Times

    Since 1993, the Michigan Humane Society has teamed up with the Detroit Zoo to play matchmaker with thousands of adoptable pets and their future besties. This semi-annual event, Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo, has paired more than 25,000 dogs, cats, and rabbits with their humans.

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  16. Young man dead in second officer-involved shooting in Royal Oak in two monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Metro Times

    Royal Oak Police Chief Corrigan O'Donohue addresses media this morning on the latest officer-involved shooting in the city. A 20-year-old was shot and killed by a Royal Oak police officer early this morning, marking the second deadly shooting by a police officer in the low-crime city within a two-month stretch.

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  17. Some like it hot a " Flatbush Zombies will deliver hellish beats to Royal Oak Music TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Metro Times

    After Michigan's horrific winter, a Vacation in Hell sounds pretty good right about now - and hip-hop bad boys Flatbush Zombies are here to stamp your passport. Composed of Beast Coast rappers Meechy Darko, Zombie Juice, and Eric Arc Elliott, Flatbush Zombies follow-up to 2016's 3001: A Laced Odyssey is flush with menace, mischief, and low-key morosity.

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  18. Stunning glassworks to be featured at 46th Glass Invitational in Royal OakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Metro Times

    Are you ready to kick some serious glass?! Wait - we didn't mean literally. The 46th Glass Invitational Award Exhibition returns to Royal Oak as the largest glass exhibit in the world, featuring a dazzling display of over 100 works of art by renowned artists from all over the world.

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  19. Plant-based restaurant GreenSpace opens a fast casual concept in Royal OakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Metro Times

    Ferndale vegan and vegetarian restaurant GreenSpace Cafe is launching a new fast casual concept called GreenSpace & Go in Royal Oak. The store - located at 32867 Woodward Ave. just south of 14 Mile Road - is hosting a soft opening this week, starting regular hours on April 9. It will hold a ribbon cutting on April 20. GreenSpace & Go will offer all new items, and husband and wife owners Joel and Karen Kahn said via press release that that includes "fresh, healthy, portable cuisine on a menu that will showcase high-quality veggies, fruits, grains and beans in creative burgers, bowls, tacos, salads, baked goods, raw juices and more."

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  20. Wilco's Jeff Tweedy goes it alone at the Royal Oak Music TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Metro Times

    Much can be said about Wilco founder and frontman Jeff Tweedy, one of the most accomplished American songwriters in recent decades. No matter what genre he takes on, Tweedy always demonstrates an emotional warmth, and with 17 albums under his belt, he has touched nearly every sound under the sun, from alt-country, rock, folk, experimental, and - an album that remains an influential island all on its own.

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