Friday, November 16, 2012
Torii Hunter, the Detroit Tigers newest player, took to Twitter on Friday to ask for recommendations on places to stay in the southeastern Michigan area.
On Thursday, free agent outfielder Torii Hunter made news by agreeing to a contract with the Detroit Tigers. Hunter's signing stoked the hot stove for baseball fans in Detroit. And on Friday, Hunter piqued fans' interest even more when he took to Twitter (his account is @toriihunter48) to ask for suggestions on a place to live in the southeastern Michigan area. Do you think Hunter should move to Shelby Township or Utica? The city offers access to beautiful parks and easy access to freeways that lead to Comerica Park. What do you think? Why should Torii Hunter move to Shelby Township or Utica?
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Wally's Frozen Custard, LUSH Cosmetics, Le Beaute Hair Design and a new banquet center on Gratiot are among the new businesses coming to Macomb County.
The number of shops and services in Macomb County is growing, with several new stores and restaurants recently announcing their plans to expand or set up shop in Macomb County. From St. Clair Shores to Utica and New Baltimore to Clinton Township, small businesses and global franchises are bringing new options for bath and body care, frozen treats and special events to the residents of Macomb. Here's a look at what's happening on the business scene: LUSH Cosmetics to Open Third Michigan Location at Partridge Creek The new store, which specializes in fresh handmade cosmetics, will open near the mall's center court, between Brighton Collectibles and Art-is-in-Market, formerly Ragstock. The new location is currently hiring. Catering 2 You …
Friday, October 26, 2012
San Francisco Giants center fielder Angel Pagan's eighth inning steal means tacos for everyone at Taco Bell locations, including three in Shelby Township.
The Detroit Tigers 2-0 loss to San Francisco in Thursday's second World Series game may leave hometown fans dejected, but at least they can enjoy free tacos next week. Angel Pagan's stolen base in the eighth inning triggers Taco Bell's World Series "Steal a Base, Steal a Taco" promotion. On Oct. 30, 2 p.m.-6 p.m., customers can pick up a free Doritos Locos Taco at any Taco Bell, including the Shelby Township restaurants at 47154 Van Dyke Avenue, 45201 Schoenherr Road and 13940 23 Mile Road. According to a Huffington Post report, the Giants center fielder didn't know about the promotion until after the game. Game 3 of the series will be played Saturday in Detroit, with the first pitch thrown at 8:07 p.m.
Thursday, October 25, 2012
This Friday, visit Meijer in Shelby Township for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see the Detroit Tigers in the World Series.
Couldn't get tickets for the World Series? No worries, there's still hope. Meijer is teaming up with Major League Baseball to give away a pair of free tickets to the 2012 MLB World Series Friday. Just show up to the Detroit Tigers Tailgate Pep Rally celebration from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Meijer in Shelby Township, located at 15055 Hall Rd, for a chance to win. In celebration of the World Series, Meijer customers are invited to enjoy free hot dogs, games, giveaways, and prizes that include Detroit Tigers officially authenticated game-used items. Coupons for MLB merchandise will also be handed out. One lucky fan will walk away from the pep rally two World Series tickets richer. Tigers fans are welcome to eat, celebrate and share their hopes for…
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Kuts N Kisses dog groomer in Shelby Township is preparing fury baseball fans for the World Series.
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Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Kuts N Kisses in Shelby Township is getting metro Detroit pets in the World Series mood with temporary Tigers tattoos.
The San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals in the decisive Game 7 Monday in the National League Championship Series. They will face the Detroit Tigers, who swept the New York Yankees.
And then there were two. The Detroit Tigers, and their fans, now know who they will face in the World Series. San Francisco, down 3-1, won three straight games to dethrone the reigning World Champions to advance to the Fall Classic. This is the first time the Tigers and the Giants have met in the World Series. The Tigers are attempting to win their fourth championship. If the Giants win, it will be the seventh title for the team, which originally played in New York. Here's a look at the game lineup: Currently, there are no tickets available for the World Series. Additional tickets may be released closer to games on the Tigers website. Fans can also check sites such as StubHub for tickets that are being resold. Similar to Detroit, San …
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Patch asks Tigers expert and Fox Sports Detroit baseball announcer Mario Impemba to weigh in on the team's rocky regular season and its playoff quest.
The roar of Detroit Tigers fans will be heard throughout Metro Detroit this weekend as the team enters the American League Division Series against the Oakland A's. As Fox Sports Detroit's voice for the Detroit Tigers, baseball announcer Mario Impemba has been with the team since the first pitch of the regular season. Patch reached out to the Macomb Township resident and ultimate Tigers fan to get his take on the team's rather rocky season, Miguel Cabrera's Triple Crown and the spirit of fans who are holding their breath and crossing their fingers for a World Series appearance. Patch: How does this season compare to last season? Impemba: Last season the Tigers took control of the division much earlier. This year the race went to the final…
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Rumors of Tigers' Justin Verlander and Supermodel Kate Upton's budding romance continues to spread after the two were spotted together at Coyote Joe's on Thursday, according to CBS Detroit.
Employees at Coyote Joe's confirmed to CBS Detroit that Tigers' pitcher Justin Verlander was spotted with supermodel Kate Upton Thursday at the Shelby Township bar on 22 Mile and Ryan roads. The article states that the two looked "very chummy" and were "hanging all over each other" at Coyote Joe's after attending an Aerosmith concert earlier that evening, CBS Detroit reported. The spotting has fueled rumors—and lots of talk on sports radio—that the two may be dating after Upton, a Michigan native, was also seen dancing at a Tigers game in Verlander's suite at Comerica Park Friday. It's even attracted attention at the All-Star Game in Kansas City, where Verlander is expected to start for the American League on Tuesday night. It's unclear if…
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Patch asks Macomb Township resident, Tigers expert and Fox Sports Detroit baseball announcer Mario Impemba to weigh in on the team's strengths and playoff possibilities.
With the first pitch of Opening Day only a few hours away, Patch caught up with Macomb Township's resident Tigers expert Fox Sports Detroit baseball announcer Mario Impemba to ask his thoughts on the team's strengths and odds for the season. Impemba has been the TV voice for the Detroit Tigers on Fox Sports Detroit since 2002 and provides the play-by-play calls alongside color commentator Rod Allen. Patch: What does Opening Day mean to you? Impemba: Opening Day to me is much more than the actual game, it's an event. It's a day that represents a fresh start to the new year. You can feel that summer is right around the corner and the city comes alive. Opening Day is celebrated in Detroit like no other city. Patch: How do you feel about this …