New Places to Eat in Rochester Hills

Hungry residents have new choices this summer to dine around town. The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce has hosted several ribbon cuttings throughout June and July—here are three of the restaurants—welcoming new businesses to the area. Avery’s Tavern Located on the west side of Crooks Road, just south of Hamlin Road, in the former Chapman’s Mill Restaurant is the new Avery’s Tavern. A full menu, available late most nights, and a wide range of adult beverages make this an easy … [Read more...]

Cleaned-up corner in Rochester Hills to welcome new retail development

According to a recent article in The Oakland Press, starting this fall the corner of Auburn and Rochester Roads will have a new look. Twelve tenants, including McDonalds, Starbucks, and Qdoba, will occupy the corner, which has recently been cleaned of any environmental hazards possibly left by the Citgo gas station that was there before. Read more about the development plans here. … [Read more...]

Dear Crabby, What is up with ‘Duck Dynasty?’

Dear Crabby, Why is everyone so crazy about Duck Dynasty these days? All I see are a bunch of country guys with long beards acting goofy and shooting ducks! Half the world loves them and half the worlds hates them. Why all the fuss over these guys anyway? Sincerely, Duck Dude Dear Duck Dude, I have only watched one episode of this show on television. From what I saw these guys seem to enjoy family, faith, and ducks. They also appear to make a lot of money from their duck business. I … [Read more...]