Michigan's charter options to grow
Thirty-two new charter schools plan to open this fall in Michigan, including three cyber academies as well as "blended-learning" schools in Novi and Beverly Hills, where charters are making their first appearance.
Study grades local governments' fiscal woes
A study has compiled data from local governments sent to the state to decipher how communities have fared fiscally in the past several years.
Authorities: Royal Oak Twp. woman, 72, attempted to shoot daughter
A 72-year-old woman is in Oakland County Jail Wednesday and expected to face charges after allegedly attempting to shoot her adopted daughter during an argument.
Tue May 21, 2013
Fri May 17, 2013
Car condos proposed for former General Motors site in Pontiac
The planned M1 Concourse is envisioned to include a restaurant, members' clubhouse, events theater and test track, as well as car condos.
Mon May 13, 2013
Detroit NAACP Lawsuit Filing Says Michigan Emergency Manager Law Threatens Voting Rights
The NAACP sees Michigan's emergency manager law as a threat to democracy and voting rights -- and leaders in Detroit are going to federal court to challenge the legislation.
Fri May 10, 2013
'Slow Town' not 'Fastopolis' say opponents of $2.3 billion Metro Detroit highway project
Robert B. Prud'Homme, vice president of Transportation Riders United, explains why he opposes a $2.3 billion project to widen I-75 and I-94 in Metro Detroit This is a question asked by Dr.
Wed May 08, 2013
In a state like Michigan, which fails to treat families fairly, Mothers' Day can be a hard reminder that some mothers are considered legal strangers to the children they love and are raising.
Tue May 07, 2013
Driver accused of being on drugs, causing crashes in Hazel...
A woman stands accuse of driving under the influence of drugs and causing a chain reaction crash in Hazel Park that ended with an SUV being pushed into a building.
Michigan amateurs ready to rumble in series at Hazel Park
Members of the Great Lakes Amateur Drivers Association return to the track on Monday nights this summer, bringing excitement, fun and hot driving competition for fans, families and friends.
Thu May 02, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
9 Year Old From Michigan Stops Robbery
HAZEL PARK, Mich- A 9-year-old near Detroit is being called a hero after he helped police put a pair of robbers behind bars.
Observer & Eccentric
Sisters of Mercy elect leaders for West Midwest Community
Sister Maria Klosowski, RSM, was elected to a five-year term, as well as other colleaguess from Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska and California.
Wed May 01, 2013
9-year-old helps nab home invasion suspects
Two armed robbers were no match for a kid. According to a story from ClickonDetroit, the two men had knocked on the door of a Hazel Park, Michigan, home on Sunday.
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According to a story from ClickonDetroit, the two men had knocked on the door of a Hazel Park, Michigan, home on Sunday.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Hazel Park boy hides in closet during home invasion
Two men have been arrested in connection with a home invasion in Hazel Park where a 9-year-old boy hid inside a bedroom closet before running for help.
Two arrested in Hazel Park home invasion
Two men are being held in the Oakland County Jail, charged in connection with a home invasion in Hazel Park.
$25K in Jewelry Reported Stolen in Grosse Pointe Farms
Grosse Pointe Farms police are investigating the theft of $25,000 worth of jewelry from a Rose Terrace home in which the homeowner told police she believes a man she hired as a contractor is responsible.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Synopsis of the Minutes
Absent: Joe Laura. President Toy passed to gavel to Vice-President Pastor at 7:11 p.m. to speak to the following resolution.
Pills, pot seized during Wood Co. traffic stop
Troopers stopped them for a lanes violation on friday morning. When they approached the car, officers smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Ferndale community forum addresses concerns about bus service, funding
A group of parishioners debated transit issues Sunday during a community forum aimed at identifying regional transportation concerns and funding priorities.