The Metro: Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest reveals top 4 finalists for $100K grand prize

For over a decade, the Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest by TechTown has positioned itself as a small business incubator in...

The Metro: Baobab Fare co-owner talks 2024 James Beard nomination, plans to expand in Detroit

When Baobab Fare opened its doors in 2021, it quickly became a favorite restaurant of many. The Burundi-inspired restaurant offers...

Bill package to revamp economic incentive programs pass Michigan Senate

The Michigan Senate wrapped up its last in-person day before its spring break this week by passing a flurry of economic development legislation....

CultureShift: Long-time Detroit Gumbo restaurant is moving and expanding

One of Detroit’s oldest Black-owned restaurants, Louisiana Creole Gumbo, is moving locations after more than 50 years on the edge...

CultureShift: Michigan Tech Week to connect industry leaders, entrepreneurs and students

For the second year in a row, Michigan Founders Fund will be hosting Michigan Tech Week, a four-day event highlighting...

Crossing the Lines: Live6 Alliance facilitates business growth

This story is part of WDET’s Crossing the Lines: Live6 series, exploring the neighborhoods around the intersection of Six Mile...

Michigan works to attract large-scale industry with nearly $1 billion budget

Lawmakers and residents of states across the country are always looking for new ways to attract business. In Michigan, the...

Canton: Home to Global Foods and Services

You can certainly taste the diversity in Canton. Its restaurants offer cuisine from around the world. That's one sign of...

Op-Ed: Detroit Regional Chamber Recognizes the Role of Small Business at 2016 Mackinac Policy Conference

  For over a decade, WDET has been covering the annual Mackinac Policy Conference hosted by the Detroit Regional Chamber. Held...