7 hrs ago
News of Doom
Michigan's Backpage Killer sentenced
This past Tuesday 26-year-old James Brown, of Sterling Heights, Michigan, was sentenced to life without parole for the murders of Renesha Landers, 23, and Demesha Hunt, 24, Natasha Curtis, 29, and Vernithea McCrary, 28. If you haven't been following the story Brown killed the women after answering their advertisements on Backpage.
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16 hrs ago
Clinton Twp. man struck, killed crossing Mound Road
The 28-year-old was crossing northbound Mound Road north of 14 Mile when he was struck just after 2 a.m. by a 1999 Chrysler 300 being driven by a 29-year-old Sterling Heights man, police said.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Man killed after being hit by car in Sterling Heights
Friends and family are mourning the loss of a 28-year-old man who was killed after being hit by a car early Saturday morning.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
'Transcendence' Casts A (Scary) Spotlight On Artifical Intelligence
I had a chance to get a sneak peek at the new movie 'Transcendence,' which screened at the AMC Forum 30 in Sterling Heights earlier this week.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Macomb OKs SMART millage for ballot; Wayne moves toward approval
Commissioners in Macomb and Wayne counties OK'd putting a 0.59 mill renewal and an increase to 1 mill before voters.
The Detroit News
Motorist runs car into Sterling Heights Dairy Queen
Sterling Heights police are on the scene Thursday afternoon of a Dairy Queen after a driver ran her vehicle into the store.
Sterling Heights buys pot-hole repair equipment as others press state for road funds
Sterling Heights is spending nearly half a million dollars on new pothole repair equipment they say will leave traditional cold patching in the dust.
Mister CEO will open education program at MCA Show
The education program at the Midwest Car Wash Association Expo will be opened by John Lai, the CEO of Mister Car Wash , according to a press release.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Detroit News
'Super mom' nurse always up for adventure
Some women wear wigs when they lose their hair from chemotherapy. Norma Messinger was never like some women.
The Detroit News
Southeast Michigan courses get weather-delayed start to golf season
Paul Beaupre and his family have owned and operated Plumbrook Golf Course in Sterling Heights for the past 87 years and Beaupre, at age 64, can't remember a winter as cold as the one folks in Michigan and most of the Midwest just braved.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Man Sentenced to Life for Killing 4 Michigan Women
A man convicted of killing four women whom he met through an online escort site opted to stay in his jail cell Tuesday when a Detroit-area judge sentenced him to life in prison in a courtroom packed with victims' relatives.
Retired Detroit police, firefighters reach bankruptcy deal; pensions would not be cut
Retired Detroit police and firefighters would get no cut in their pension and a smaller annual cost-of-living increase under a new deal their retiree association approved Tuesday.
Detroit Free Press
Man to get sentences for 'Backpage' escort murders
James Brown, accused of killing four women, watches as Dr. Francisco Diaz, assistant Wayne County medical examiner testifies during a preliminary exam at 41A District Court in Sterling Heights on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2012.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Hundreds of attendees and participants continue Flushing...
This weekend, more than 100 Michigan fitness enthusiasts and hundreds more of their supporters went to Flushing to continue an annual celebration of their hard work.
Support grows for slain Sterling Hts. store owner's family
A fundraiser for the family of a convenience store owner who was slain in a robbery last month will run through Sunday as police continue to search for the men suspected of killing him.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
48 Hours: The best of things to do this weekend
This family-friendly event is chock full of fun with storytelling, crafts, face painting, music and more.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Sutton Named Sales Director at Maestro Media Print Solutions
Chris Sutton has been named director of sales and business development for Maestro Media Print Solutions, a full-service media and print management company headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, MI.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Funny thing about Moosejaw: it's leveraging laughter to sell outdoor gear
James Markaity, 50, of Sterling Heights showed up in costume when Moosejaw held a job fair last year at a bowling alley - on Halloween.
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt Signs First Domestic and International Retail Kiosk Agreements
Initial kiosks are slated to open in malls in San Antonio; Sterling Heights, Mich.; and Richmond, Victoria, Australia this summer; and in the Westborough Travel Service Plaza in Westborough, Mass.