Unique Services in Uptown

One thing you might not know about Uptown is the number of businesses here that provide unique services. Beyond the coffee shops, restaurants and shopping experience, Uptown offers a variety of services–some you may not even be aware of! Which is why we put together this list. You can’t find such a concentrated area of service-based […]

Coffee Shops in Uptown

Do you enjoy catching up with friends by enjoying a cup of coffee & a pastry? Do you love to spend your Saturdays in a coffee shop, sipping on your favorite latte? Do you have a favorite coffee spot to head to before work? Are you looking to try a new coffee spot? There is […]

Winter Activities in Uptown

The holidays are over, and now we feel like we can finally breathe again. But, now that we have had those few breaths – we are ready for a new activity. But with the Winter months being so cold – it’s hard to find just exactly what to do. No worries – we rounded up […]

Uptown Shop Hop Survival Guide

Our annual Uptown Shop Hop is just a few weeks away and whether this is your first time or you’ve attended a couple years already, it’s always best to read up on all the things you should do beforehand to prepare yourself for this night of shopping, socializing, and enjoying Uptown as we celebrate the […]

Enjoy Fall in Uptown

Fall has officially begun here in Michigan – though the weather might have said otherwise the first few weeks with the 90 degree weather, it’s finally starting to cool down and it’s just about that time for apple & pumpkin flavors, sweater weather and seasonal dishes.   We rounded up a few places offering seasonal […]

The Blackport Building: Uptown’s Funky Hub at the Center of the Universe

If East Hills is the center of the universe, the Blackport Building is the beacon in the middle. In a corner room, toddlers and their mothers sing and dance while the teacher coordinates the performance on her guitar. Toward the front of the building, a personal trainer observes as two of his clients’ jog on […]