Thursday Apr 17
Oakland Co. about to see slew of orange barrels
In just a few short weeks, a $12 million project will kick off to reconstruct a one-mile stretch of Evergreen in Southfield.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Detroit News
DSO's Spielberg, Williams concert tickets sold out within minutes
Stand in line they did. Movie and music fans wanting to see Hollywood greats Steven Spielberg and composer John Williams appear in concert June 14 at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra endured an overnight campout outside the Max M. Fisher Music Center to be among the lucky few to score tickets as the event sold out within minutes, according to the ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Oakland County authorities discover multi-million ...
Five people are being charged for their involvement in what authorities say was a multimillion-dollar shoplifting ring headquartered in Hazel Park.
EXCLUSIVE: Muslim Immigrants, Prez of Muslim Grp Ran Largest...
Yesterday, Detroit-area police announced that they busted what is likely Michigan's largest ever shoplifting ring , the operations of which spanned the country and included shoplifting of $3 million in underwear from Victoria's Secret in Las Vegas.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Police: Theft ring stole Walgreens, CVS items daily for resale on Internet
Police say a 7,600-square-foot warehouse near 8 Mile and Dequindre in Hazel Park served as the business hub for a sophisticated, multimillion-dollar theft ring that stole items from southeastern Michigan retailers and resold them on the Internet.
Investigation uncovers $3M retail fraud ring in Hazel Park
Authorities in suburban Detroit say they've broken up a retail fraud ring and recovered more than $3 million in merchandise.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
High-speed police chase ends on I-696 with several arrests
A police chase that began in Detroit ended on eastbound Interstate 696 past Mound Road when troopers from the Michigan State Police surrounded an SUV and brought it to a stop.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Mystery solved: Warren police trace skull found in trash to doctor
Warren Police said they have solved the mystery of how a human skull ended up inside a large garbage bin at an apartment complex last week.
No Heads Will Roll in Discovery of Human Skull
The mystery of a human skull a Hazel Park woman found while "Dumpster diving" in Warren has been solved.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Pastors: Obama Administration 'Bent on Godlessness' in Recognizing Michigan Gay Marriages
The Obama administration's decision to recognize the marriages of same-sex Michign couples who married last weekend after a federal judge's ruling striking down Michigan's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional isn't sitting well with some pastors in the state.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
A kenning of Evelynn Tierney of Physiokells Health Services
Your friendly neighborhood Detroit Paganism Examiner had the chance to share cosmic space with Evelynn Tierney of Physiokells Health Services recently.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Human skull discovered in trash at Warren apartment complex
Warren police are trying to determine how a human skull ended up inside a large garbage bin at an apartment complex off Dequindre north of 8 Mile in Warren.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Michigan Makes History With First Marriages
As soon as U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman declared the ban on same sex marriage in Michigan unconstitutional at 4:50 p.m. Friday and it was clear no stay was attached to his sweeping decision, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette immediately requested an emergency stay.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Expiration of temporary stay could reopen window for gay couples to wed in Michigan
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit is expected Tuesday or Wednesday, in theory, if the stay were to expire, county clerks across the state could again begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses, as at least four counties did to nearly 300 couples on Saturday.
Court asked to allow same-sex marriages to resume
Attorneys for two Hazel Park women at the center of the case against Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage say the state did not follow the proper procedure of asking the trial judge for a stay first before the court.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Ferndale woman accused of breaking into homes
A woman from Ferndale is behind bars at the Oakland County Jail after she reportedly tried to trick people into thinking her car broke down and then breaking into homes.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Michigan Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional
U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman ruled in favor of the Hazel Park couple who sued the State of Michigan and Oakland County for the right to marry and to adopt each others' children.