21 hrs ago
Harper Woods cops: Homeowner fired shots at suspected intruder
Police are searching for an intruder who a homeowner fired shots at when he was confronted by the suspect early Friday morning, police said.
21 hrs ago
Homeowner opens fire on intruder, police patrolling school
Harper Woods police are stepping up patrols Friday morning around an elementary school after a homeowner in the area opened fire on an intruder in his basement.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Preliminary exams for suspects in death of EMU student postponed
Two men charged in the shooting death of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed had their preliminary exams postponed until Jan. 17. Ed Jemeal Thomas, 20, and Kristopher Kaivon Pratt, 19, appeared Thursday morning in 14A-1 District Court.
Grosse Pointe News Online
He's back in town
Santa Claus came to town last week. He rode in a sleigh on cold wind from his workshop at the North Pole.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Pit Bulls, Guns, Cash Variety Of Drugs Seized In Downriver Bust
A three-month undercover investigation by a special law enforcement task force has shut down what police say was a major drug operation in the Downriver area.
State police drug raids in Detroit, Harper Woods leads to crack, heroin, marijuana and pit bulls
State police say officers from a multi-jurisdictional task force, the Downriver Area Narcotics Organization , spent three months investigating an illegal drug-dealing operation that led to warrants being served at residences on the 19000 block of Goulburn in Detroit and 19000 block of Eastburn in Harper Woods.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Grosse Pointe Fire Crews Battle Blaze in Harper Woods
Public safety officers from all five of the Grosse Pointes assisted the Harper Woods Public Safety Department in fighting a four-alarm blaze in the 20800 block of Harper Tuesday night, according to a Nixle alert .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
No Kiddie Without A Christmas: Detroit Goodfellows Celebrating 100 Years
Monday marks the 100th anniversary for the organization, and Detroit Police officers and firefighters will work along with the Goodfellows to sell special editions of The Detroit News and Free Press at a variety of locations in downtown Detroit and midtown.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Jim Schaefer: A few minutes with ... A woman who made and gave away a hundred Thanksgiving dinners
Brandi Neal of Harper Woods hands out Thanksgiving meals to needy people outside the Neighborhood Service Organization's Tumaini Center in Detroit on Thursday.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Afro American Newspaper
Second Suspect Arraigned in Michigan Football Player's Death
These undated police photos provided by the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department and the Harper Woods Police Department, respectively, via the Detroit News show Ed Jemeal Thomas, 20, left, and Kristopher Kaivon Pratt, 19. Thomas and Pratt are in custody in connection with the shooting of an Eastern Michigan University football player found dead in ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Santa Claus Parade to Feature New Float, Michigan Teacher of the Year
The Grosse Pointe Santa Parade will step-off at 10 a.m. Friday with many of the traditional Scout groups, sports teams and the jolly elf himself, but will also feature a few new features this year.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
All dolled up: Goodfellows winners show style and talent
Victoria Pomeroy, left, 9, Tanner Kuhn, 4, and Adaline Suliman, 4, help Neal Rubin pick the final 10 dolls.
Charges issued for EMU football player's murder
Demarius Reed was a 20-year-old communications major from Chicago and played six games this season, catching 15 passes for 185 yards.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
ROTC's Ability to Change Lives
In addition to teaching the basic subjects such as math and science, Chandler Park Academy in Harper Woods has an extensive junior ROTC program.
Detroit Free Press
Dog scares off intruder at Roseville home
One of two dogs inside a Roseville house today startled an intruder who had the occupant, a teenage girl, tied to a chair, police said.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Detroit News
Second suspect arraigned in Eastland mall armed robbery
Harper Woods -- A second suspect has been arraigned in the Nov. 2 armed robbery at Eastland Center mall.
Veteran Service Organizations Seek Grosse Pointe Members
Unlike many towns, the Grosse Pointes no longer have an veterans post/clubhouse, although a chartered American Legion post still exists and meets monthly at a restaurant in Grosse Pointe Park.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Mayor-elect Mike Duggan said Tuesday he is talking to Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr about getting a significant role in turning around the city's services.