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Slows Bar BQ Expanding To Grand Rapids

Slows Bar BQ announced Tuesday it is bringing a taste of Detroit to Grand Rapids.

CBS Detroit–10/21/2014

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A Day In Detroit’s Popular Corktown Neighborhood

One of Detroit’s fastest-growing and most popular communities with locals and tourists alike is also the city’s oldest: Corktown.

08/30/2014

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Best Restaurants In Detroit Worth The Hype

Move over Chicago! Detroit is quickly becoming one of the Midwest’s top destinations for foodies and fine diners.

07/26/2014

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Leaders & Innovators: Phillip Cooley

PHILLIP COOLEY is co–owner of Slows Bar BQ and Slows To Go and general contractor of O’Connor Development Group LLC in Detroit. Cooley’s latest endeavor is Pony Ride, which provides cheap work space in a 30,000-square-foot Detroit warehouse for socially conscious artists and entrepreneurs. Pony Ride accommodates more than 25 organizations in the space and plans to add more. Cooley and his brother bought their first building several years ago and began renovating it. That led to the formation of O’Connor Development, a real estate and development company, which owns several commercial and residential properties in Detroit. Slows Bar BQ opened in 2005 and has been recognized nationally not only for its menu but for revitalizing a Detroit neighborhood. Cooley has been recognized by Crain’s Detroit Business as one of the magazine’s “20 in their 20s” young business leaders. He is on the board of the Architectural Salvage Warehouse Detroit, Greening of Detroit, Roosevelt Park Conservancy, Center for Community Based Enterprise, New Detroit, and the Heidelberg Project. Cooley is also on the advisory board of the ACLU of Southeastern Michigan, the advisory committee of the Knight Foundation (Detroit), and currently co-chairs the Mayor’s Advisory Task Force for the Detroit Works project. He also supports Playground Detroit. Cooley received his bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Columbia College in Chicago. Read the complete profile at http://www.ltu.edu/leaders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

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Unique Mashed Potato Dishes In Detroit

Check this list for unique and interesting mashed potato dishes in the Detroit area.

11/27/2013

The Yardbird sandwich from Slow's Bar BQ in Detroit.

Does Slows Have Best Sandwich In America? Decision Tonight

“Adam Richman’s Best Sandwich in America” features Detroit’s Slows Bar BQ in an episode airing at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

CBS Detroit–07/25/2012

The Yardbird sandwich from Slow's Bar BQ in Detroit.

Does Slows Have Best Sandwich In The Country?

Adam Richman will tour the country tasting sandwiches until he decides which is tops in the land.

CBS Detroit–05/02/2012

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Best Fries In Detroit

Rejoice for the bounty! We are blessed with so many great French Fry places in Southeast Michigan including Roast, Jolly Pumpkin, Small Plates among others.

CBS 62–12/05/2011

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