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The Best Mac & Cheese in the Brighton-Howell Area

Please enjoy this guest blog from our Digital Marketing and Content Manager, Amelia Ritter.   I take macaroni and cheese very seriously. If it’s on a menu, I’m going to order it. My standards for the dish are high. I take into consideration the noodle, the type of cheese, whether to not it’s creamy, tangy, …more

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Cromaine Library – Know Before You Go!

The Cromaine Library has a rich history of serving the Hartland Community since 1926. Hartland schools provided the land that holds the library, and Mr. J. Robert Crouse, a Hartland native, donated 1,225 books to begin the library’s collection. Crouse presented the library with autographed letters and photographs of great leaders like Queen Victoria, Napoleon, Alexander …more

Detroit Polo Club – Know Before You Go!

The Hartland Polo Classic is coming up soon! Save the date for Saturday, June 12! Until then, we caught up with Emmalyn Wheaton, manager of the Detroit Polo Club, to let you know everything you need to know before you go!  What is your favorite part about being an attraction in the Brighton-Howell Area? We …more

“Cheers!” in Livingston County

Grab your friends and cheers to these top-notch cocktails and drinks in Livingston County. Looking to order something else? Check out our brewery tour or happy hour blog! You can also check out more dining options here. 2Fog’s Pub   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by 2FOG’s Pub (@2fogspub) You cannot …more

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Join The Scavenger Hunt – National Travel and Tourism Week 2021!

Keep a close eye out for hidden treasures this week when you’re scrolling through your social media feed! To celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week, the Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau has teamed up with over 30 destinations around Michigan for a statewide scavenger hunt! National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW) 2021 recognizes the …more

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The Bear Factory – Know Before You Go!

The Bear Factory is an environmentally sustainable teddy bear and plush animal provider. This business is based out of Whitmore Lake, MI, and has been family-owned and operated for the past 20 years. The Bear Factory shares a close relationship with the Livingston County community and is committed to preserving the natural beauty of the …more

Celebrate Earth Day in Livingston County’s Parks

Thursday, April 22 is Earth Day! To celebrate, we asked visitors of Brighton-Howell Area parks to share their favorite photos and memories, as well as what the parks and outdoor recreation areas mean to them!   “Livingston County offers countless state parks with beautiful, expansive natural scenery. For Earth Day experience them, as I like …more

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Watch Spring Bloom in Livingston County Through These 10 Shots

Spring is blossoming in Livingston County! The sun is shining, the air is fresher, and flowers are beginning to bloom. Admire the beauty in our area through these ten shots. As summer approaches, it is the perfect time to beginning planning summer trips and vacations. Add Livingston County to your itinerary to catch a glimpse …more

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Easter Festivities in Livingston County

Spring is upon us and Easter is near! Celebrate with your family and friends in Livingston County. Whether you’re looking for a fun twist on the classic egg hunt or for a tasty brunch, you’ll find Easter morning fun in the Brighton-Howell Area. Don’t miss out! Start making your plans now! Duckie Hunt in Hell …more