Stories tagged: "small business"


The Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth has been serving up family-style chicken dinners since the 1900s. (Hope O'Dell)
I took my girlfriend to The Bavarian Inn to find out if it’s actually good, or just a good memory.

We hit the road to find out if my family’s holiday tradition at The Bavarian Inn was genuinely great—or just a great memory. 

Christine Roperti, 77, helps out along the line at Roperti's Turkey Farm, which expects to sell 4,400 turkeys for this Thanksgiving.
This 74-Year-Old Family Turkey Farm Has Locals Flocking to Southeast Michigan

Step back into the good old days here at Roperti’s, a turkey farm where the family eats crab legs for Thanksgiving.

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Faced With Economic Uncertainty, Michiganders Started Their Own Businesses in Record Numbers.

With economic uncertainty high, more people started new businesses. If that ain’t Michigan. 

Michigan Tattoo Shops: 23 Eclectic Shops to Get Your Ink On

Whether you’re waiting for your upcoming ink therapy appointment or looking for your first one, get inspired by these Michigan-made tattoo artists.

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Michigan Rolls Out New Grant Program to Help Small Businesses Recoup Losses

Hundreds of millions of dollars are available for Michigan businesses that lost revenue because of the pandemic.

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15 Michigan Escape Rooms That Will Leave You Puzzled

ether you want to survive in the wilderness, mix potions, or embark on a time-traveling adventure, Michigan’s escape rooms are the perfect brain-teaser.

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Magic in the Mitten: 51 Must-Visit Shops for Crystals and Herbs

Find rare crystals, organic herbs, and wellness rituals at Michigan’s most unique metaphysical stores.