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One thing about Metro Detroiters: When they see a need for something in their city, they are likely to take action to fill the void. From clothing boutiques to acupuncture clinics, from bike shops to restaurants, from dance studios to book stores, locals are thinking small ... in a big way.


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Glynn Washington to host first-ever Startup Story Night

Takyhai Burns and Jacob Schoenknecht making Mitten Bites

Detroit programs empower youth through entrepreneurship

Starlett Simmons (right) of Five Star Cake Co. with her daughter, Kai Taalib

Entrepreneurship and motherhood: Family first

From left: Chris George, John Haji, Paul Chambers of Gentleman's Box

Michigan subscription boxes aim to disrupt retail market

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Brandon Chesnutt

Brandon Chesnutt

Diane Durance

Diane Durance

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Dan Milstein

Daniel Milstein

Hapreet Singh

Hapreet Singh

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Silverio López

Maria Martinez

Maria Martinez

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Alberto Pimentel

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