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This Norwegian troll will ride in the parade in a Ford Mustang convertible.
Every year, a Mayor's Award is handed out to a winning participant in the Farmington Founders Festival Parade.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Police: Livonia man shot multiple times while walking
A Livonia man was shot while taking a walk early this morning, according to Livonia Police.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Coyotes sign Moss to one-year deal
A 32-year-old from Livonia, Michigan, Moss signed with the Coyotes in 2012 after six seasons with Calgary.
Huge auto supplier TRW discloses buyout bid
TRW Automotive Holdings of Livonia, Mich., confirmed that a company it didn't name has proposed acquiring TRW, biggest maker of auto safety components.
Observer & Eccentric
Westland referee remembered for his passion for family, soccer during funeral
Walled Lake resident John Hollowell attended fellow referee John Bieniewicz's funeral Thursday donning apparel he typically would only wear on a soccer field.
Livonia receiving additional road dollars from state for work on Sears Drive
The City of Livonia is going to get some additional financial help to work on one road in the city thanks to some additional state funding.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Livonia mayor calls for action on state fireworks law after more than ...
And once again, the mayor of Livonia is calling for residents to contact state officials so something can be done regarding aerial fireworks that were shot off during the Independence Day holiday weekend, causing headaches to police and residents.
Livonia lawmaker key player in Detroit 'grand bargain' bills approved last month
State Rep. John Walsh knew there was positive vibe in the hearing room in Lansing as several of the Detroit 'grand bargain' bills were discussed earlier this spring.
TRW Automotive gets preliminary acquisition offer
The announcement comes as Bloomberg said that Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen AG was in early-stage talks with TRW Automotive about a possible deal, according to unnamed sources with knowledge of the matter.
Michigan's gerrymandered 11th District is about to have an interesting election
There's been a lot of attention paid to Michigan's bizarrely gerrymandered 14th Congressional District, drawn to pack as many Democrats as possible together.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Mummies: Newborn Siberian Woolly Mammoths Yield Trove of Insights
Three-dimensional scans of two mummified newborn woolly mammoths recovered from the Siberian Arctic are revealing previously inaccessible details about the early development of prehistoric proboscideans.
Soccer Referee Punch Death: Player Charged
An adult-league soccer player faces a charge of second-degree murder days after a referee dies from a fatal head punch.
The Detroit News
Charges elevated to 2nd degree murder in fatal assault of Livonia soccer referee
Charges against the man accused of causing the death of a local soccer referee were elevated Wednesday afternoon to second degree murder.
Prosecutor upgrades charge to second-degree murder in death of soccer referee
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has upgraded a charge against a man accused of punching a soccer referee to second-degree murder.
The Detroit News
The Civil Rights Act, a half-century later
Fifty years ago I was an 8-year-old growing up in the virtually all-white community of Livonia with a father who often expressed his prejudicial thoughts and feelings toward African-Americans.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
Celebrating independence with style
Northville celebrated its heroes on the Fourth of July with a parade that filled the streets with floats and people celebrating America's independence.
Beverly Hills Eccentric
Saga continues wtih old psychiatric hospital property
Work continues on the Northville Park Place development June 25 at Seven Mile and Haggerty.
Pedestrian Killed, Hit Crossing 8 Mile In Farmington Hills
A 62-year-old Livonia man died, late Monday night, after he was hit by a car as he was leaving a local bar.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Adopt a theater seat, see Woody Allen comedy in Plymouth
Mat DeLisle of Ypsilanti plays Allan Felix and Eric Corliss of Livonia is the ghost of Humphrey Bogart in Barefoot Productions' staged reading of Play it Again, Sam.