2018 in Review: Farmington area sees new restaurants, big renovations

We’re counting down our biggest stories of 2018 in local business, city government, law enforcement, schools, and the arts.

Farmington and Farmington Hills saw big investments by entrepreneurs hoping to succeed in the entertainment and restaurant business. Here are a few of the new contenders for your patronage:

January

Slider bar headed for Downtown Farmington

February

Farmington council approves Loft Cigar Lounge permits

May

What’s happening in Downtown Farmington? Plenty.

October

Samurai Steakhouse plan approved, without required parking

November

Farmington, Hills officials bowl it out at remodeled Country Lanes

December

Renovation makes Farmington Hills biz the spot for a ‘Perfect Game’