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Detroit’s Traffic Jam & Snug restaurant damaged in fire

The cause of the fire is not yet known

By Lee DeVito

Midtown's longstanding Traffic Jam & Snug restaurant suffered extensive damage in a Friday morning fire and could be considered "a total loss," according to Detroit Fire Department publics relations officer James Harris. He tells Metro Times that the two-alarm fire started just before 2 a.m. and was contained within two and a half hours, but as of 7:40 a.m. the department was still putting out some hot spots...

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Here's everyone we saw at getting wild at Zoo Brew at the Detroit Zoo

Earlier this month the Detroit Zoo announced the return of its 21-and-up after-hours events, and things kicked off over the weekend with…

By Joe Maroon

Here's everyone we saw at Zoo Brew the Detroit Zoo
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20 restaurants that have opened in the Detroit area so far in 2022

Many restaurants are still reeling from the pandemic, as made evident by the amount of restaurants we lost in 2021. Things seem…

By Metro Times Staff

Charminar Biryani
111 W. Warren Ave., Detroit; 313-974-6236; charminarmi.com
Charminar Biryani Express opened in Detroit  early this spring bringing Indian cuisine right across the street from Wayne State University.
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Everything we saw at Pine Knob’s 50th anniversary kickoff

One thing for sure, two things for certain, metro Detroiters are happy that Pine Knob is back. In January, it was announced…

By Alex Washington, Joe Maroon

Everything we saw at Pine Knob's 50th anniversary kick off
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20 essential Detroit area ice cream shops you should have tried by now

There’s nothing better than a hot summer day and frozen treat to cool you down. While there are some great chain places,…

By Metro Times Staff

Jim’s Frostie Treats
    1528 E. Eleven Mile Rd., Royal Oak; 248-399-7919; jimsfrostietreats.com
Jim’s Frostie Treats has been a Royal Oak favorite since 1969, serving traditional soft-serve flavors, shakes, Dole whip, and more.
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