Hosting the popular community event transferring from the Grosse Pointe Village Association
Monday, November 19, 2012
GROSSE POINTE FARMS – The Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) announced that responsibility for hosting the annual Grosse Pointe Santa Claus Parade is transferring from the Grosse Pointe Village Association to the Chamber of Commerce, starting with the 2013 Parade. The Grosse Pointe Santa Claus Parade is one of the community’s most popular events, taking place the day after Thanksgiving and running from the Grosse Pointe’s "Hill" business district through the Village of Grosse Pointe. Thousands of residents and non-residents attend the annual event. The Chamber will be responsible for planning, promoting and raising funds for the Parade. A Parade Steering Committee, charged with broad oversight for the event, will be organized with …
The new pizzeria featuring organic and gluten free options is celebrating its official grand opening today with a ribbon cutting ceremony and 25 percent off all day.
Green Zone Pizza in the Village celebrated its official grand opening early Friday kicking off the day with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The owner is also offering a 25 percent discount all day and live acoustic music from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight. Owner Markus Wiederkehr along with his wife Natalie and daughters Rachel, 12, and Jennifer, 3, gathered in front of this restaurant on Notre Dame Street along with city officials, council, his builder, a wine supplier, the Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce and the Grosse Pointe Village Association Friday. Wiederkehr had a soft opening in early December with the goal of working out any glitches or unexpected issues before announcing the grand opening. Business, he said, has been good. Earlier this week…