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Detroit's food scene is undoubtedly expanding, but most don't realize that retail in The D is also on the rise. Whether you are in need of something specific or just browsing for fun, check out this list, which includes 10 new and cool Detroit stores. 

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Basketball Blog

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games begin August 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with athletes from around the world competing in more than 40 categories. For inspired TV viewers who want to play along at home, there are plenty of Olympic games you can train for right here in The D.

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DXF Challenge Blog

Think you know Detroit? Take the Detroit Experience Factory Challenge and become a true Detroiter. Explore 600 bars, restaurants and cafes over three months, making for the ultimate challenge.

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What better way to spend the dog days of summer than with your, well, dog? Detroit and its surrounding neighborhoods have plenty of dog-friendly things to do and places to stay. Here's our guide to help you pack a doggy bag and plan your trip — just in time to celebrate National Dog Day Aug. 26.

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Labatt Games

Assemble your squad and get ready to compete for undomesticated glory at the 2016 Summer Labatt Undomesticated Games in Detroit, Saturday, July 23 at Belle Isle Park.

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