A opened its doors catering to a 30-plus crowd. A downtown is making a big splash with Royal Oak's dog and cat lovers. And movies, gourmet food and bowling are mixing it up at a .
These are just some of the new businesses that opened in 2011. From whoopie pies to big salads to paint parties to one-of-a-kind furniture, plenty of entrepreneurs set up shop around in town.
Here's a look at what's new in Royal Oak this year:
Movies and bowling
What did we miss? Which new businesses are your favorites?
The Year in Review
- Monday's 2011 Flashback: Weather We'd Like to Forget
- Tuesday's 2011 Flashback:
- Wednesday's 2011 Flashback: