Raven Cafe and Greenhouse?

Attention, Wizards Unite players! Our beloved Raven Cafe is a greenhouse in the game! Not familiar with Wizards Unite? Here is a bit of a blurb from the Wizards Unite website: “Portkey Games, from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, is the games label dedicated to creating new Wizarding World mobile and videogame experiences that place the […]

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Paranormal Activity at the Raven?

We had some fun guests to kick off this week! You may have seen the video that was posted Tuesday afternoon from Detroit Rock City Paranormal. That was just a small clip of the investigation that happened after hours here at the Raven on Monday evening. I had a chance to sit down with the […]

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“Unkindness” Illustrated

The Raven Café t-shirts feature collective nouns that are used when describing a group of ravens. There are four: a “constable” a “conspiracy” a “storytelling” an “unkindness” They change depending on the the group of ravens’ activities. In the four years Sadaat and I have owned the Raven Cafe I’ve designed and redesigned them depending […]

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Singing the Hits!

This Saturday, one of my favorites will be gracing our fabulous little stage!   An excerpt from the bio of this multifaceted performer: “Konrad Lee, Lounge Singer Extraordinaire, is what you would call the Consummate Performer. He is a Detroit Gem. An acrobatic vocalist. A purveyor of fine Red Roof Inns all across the United […]

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Meet Linda

If you have enjoyed an exquisite scone, a chai brownie, or a delicious cinnamon roll (all are gluten-free!) here at the Raven, they were freshly made in-house by this wonderful Lady. I love it when she’s here. If you have ever had the pleasure of meeting Linda, you know that she is full of sunshine […]

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Our Condolences

It is never easy, saying goodbye to a friend. Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of Kimberlee Trembath, one of the founding members of our weekly Knitting Ladies group here at the Raven. Thank you for all of the memories, and for visiting with us every week. More about our dear […]

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Bird Art, Out and About

Did you get a chance to stop in at the Art Studio 1219 Hands On Art event this past Saturday? It was a wonderful time! Perhaps you made a piece of raven art with the help of these lovely volunteers? I made one myself, and let me tell you: navigating around those feathers with safety […]

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