The Detroit News
'Facility' residents rebel against same ol' same ol'
Rebellious, disobedient and ingenious senior citizens take over in "A Facility for Living," now through Dec. 29 at the Detroit Repertory Theatre.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Dearborn Firefighters Bring Presents and Joy to Local Children
The Dearborn Fire Department spent all day last Friday bringing presents to children in need at local care centers and hospitals.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Mich. dad with history of violence charged with murder of 6-week-old daughter
Luis M. Smolen, 23, of Taylor, Mich., was arraigned on Dec. 10 and charged with the child abuse and subsequent first-degree murder of his six-week old newborn daughter, Payton Smolen.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Detroit Police Department Restores 1937 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead
The Detroit Police Department revealed a restored a 1937 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead police bike that was found during the move to its new headquarters.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Detroit News
Taylor man charged in death of infant daughter
Taylor -- A father has been charged in connection with the death of his infant daughter who was found not breathing in the family's home over the weekend.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Second sentenced to prison in gas station robbery cases from Livonia, Plymouth
The second man involved in this past summer's armed robberies of gas stations in Livonia and Plymouth will spend at least the same amount of time behind bars as his counterpart.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Harry Belafonte to give University of Michigan MLK Symposium keynote in January
Belafonte will deliver the address at 10 a.m. Jan. 20 in Hill Auditorium. The speech is the highlight of the 27th annual symposium, which runs from Jan. 13 until Feb. 7. Balafonte was a friend of Martin Luther King during the civil rights movement and has remained a champion of King's message of racial equality and fairness.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Daily Press & Argus
Bill would allow smoking at Michigan outdoor cafes, patios
Legislation that would roll back a provision of Michigan's restaurant smoking ban to allow smokers to light up while dining at sidewalk cafes or patios outside of restaurants has gained bipartisan support.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Man sentenced to 2.5 years for gas station armed robbery
The man involved with a pair of armed robberies this past summer in Livonia and Plymouth will spend at least 2.5 years in prison for his role.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Blind man and his new leader dog brighten Detroit courthouse
The 59-year-old doesn't know any different. It's been that way since he was 6 months old just getting out of an incubator at a hospital in his birthplace of Independence, Mo.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Santa's Magic Forest opening in Taylor
Santa's Magic Forest , known as "Downriver's finest holiday display" is an indoor winter wonderland featuring hundreds of animated characters, Christmas scenes and light displays set up throughout Heritage Park in Taylor.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
'Nutcracker' comes to Salem stage
Performances are 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 and 2 p.m. Dec. 8. A Sugar Plum parade will be held following each performance, where the audience is invited to come up on stage and meet the dancers.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Storms cause problems in Canton
Ben, Sethan and Sam Miller inspect the damage to their felled pear tree in the front yard of the North Umberland Circle home.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Disagreement remains over whether changes to Ann Arbor DDA will help city
Council Member Stephen Kunselman, D-3rd Ward, was the primary sponsor of the ordinance changes, which he argued provide some needed clarity to the DDA's funding formula, while still allowing the DDA to continue taking in a healthy level of tax revenue and plan and fund capital improvement projects downtown.