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  1. Composer Jonathan Bailey Holland Featured On Bridging the Gap, 6/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... strings, bowed metallic percussion instruments, harsh multi-phonics from the winds, airy cymbal rolls." A native of Flint, MI, composer Jonathan Bailey Holland earned a Ph.D. in Music from Harvard University and studied composition with Ned Rorem at ...

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  2. Michigan Legislature sends $100M in federal funding to FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | MLive.com

    A bill to pass $100 million from the federal government to the city of Flint is on its way to Gov. Rick Snyder for approval after a disagreement and one legislative "mulligan." The bill was held up for weeks because it originally contained a $3 million grant to help Macomb County fix the sinkhole in Fraser.

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  3. All Flint City Council members facing challengers in 2017 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | MLive.com

    Thirty-two Flint residents have filed petitions for the nine Flint City Council seats up for election in November, according to City Clerk Inez Brown. In order to file a petition, candidates were required to collect at least 100 registered voter signatures from their ward, as well as sign an affidavit confirming their bid for a council seat.

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  4. Pronghorn men have 9 signed athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... Johnston, a 6-foot, 4-inch guard and Lock Lam, a 6-9 forward. Johnston transferred to Gillette at Christmas from Flint, Michigan, and Lock will be an incoming freshman from Canada. Lam attended the same prep school, Thetford Academy in Quebec, as ...

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  5. Denso Taps Brett Lowie for Director of Americas OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... gement and its role in the supply chain. He earned his MBA in international business and finance from Baker College in Flint, Mich., and his B.S. in economics and finance from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tenn.

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  6. Michigan Legislature sends federal funding to FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Then-President Barack Obama and Congress approved the aid in December. State lawmakers voted Thursday to officially pass the money along to Flint.

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  7. Celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day With These 10 Poetic ReadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | MLive.com

    ... New York Times poetry columnist David Orr. The poet serves as witness for a landslide of man-made disasters, from the Flint water crisis to the deadly aftermath of the largest oil spill to date, in this collection that weaves official documents with ...

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  8. Congressional Black Caucus asks President Trump for his plans to help FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | MLive.com

    U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence, D-Southfield, speaks as a congressional delegation discusses the Flint water crisis after meeting with local business owners during a press conference in this 2016 Flint Journal file photo. Lawrence and the Congressional Black Caucus are asking President Donald Trump for details on his plan to help Flint recover from its water crisis.

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  9. EPA will try 'repeal, replace' tactic on lead prevention programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | ThinkProgress

    University of Michigan-Flint lecturer Veronica Robinson draws blood from Ketisa Looney's 7-year-old son Zyontae during a lead-testing clinic held in March 2016 at Richfield Public School Academy in Flint, Michigan. Thousands of Flint parents have had their children tested at free clinics run by the Genesee County Health Department since residents became aware that their water had become contaminated with lead after the city began drawing water from the Flint River to save money.

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  10. America's Water Infrastructure Is Falling ApartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | MTV

    ... company is going to invest in a city that's been shedding citizens for decades and has few economic prospects, like Flint, Michigan, or Buffalo, New York? Or a rural area that people keep leaving, like Ranger, Texas ? Even before Trump took office, ...

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  11. Out-of-Town Protesters Camp Out in Flint's Kearsley ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | WWBN-FM Burton

    I don't really understand what this group thinks they're going to achieve by camping out in a Flint park but protesters love to protest regardless of an end goal. According to WNEM , this group is called "Camp Promise" and they're living in tents at Flint's Kearsley Park.

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  12. Why Lead Poisoning in Water Is an Environmental Racism IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Teen Vogue

    Lead poisoning in Flint, Michigan, garnered a lot of attention the last few years, and opened a conversation about a phenomenon whose prevalence has decreased but never disappeared in the United States. In some ways, Flint, to their health, exposing them and all residents of Flint to high levels of lead in the water, in an attempt to save money that were significantly higher than when the source of water was the Detroit water system."

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  13. Surviving Trump: Marc Lamont Hill Wants You to ResistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... the Trump Administration. In his latest book, Nobody: Casualties of America's War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond , Marc Lamont Hill describes a growing group of citizens "made vulnerable, exploitable, and disposable" in ...

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  14. The Flint Water Crisis Is Far From Over: They Still Need New PipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Fast Company

    Three years ago , the city of Flint, Michigan, in search of a cheaper water supply, connected its system to the nearby Flint River. The switch was meant to be temporary; as such, officials neglected to treat the water flowing into the pipes to ensure it wouldn't cause corrosion.

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  15. Gallery: Hampton church donates water to FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The First Baptist Church of Hampton collected more than 2,000 cases of water bottles for families impacted by the crisis in Flint, Michigan.

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  16. Mona Haydar Speaks Your LanguageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Psychology Today

    On one level, Mona Haydar's story as a Hip Hop artist is a fairly common one. She grew up in Flint, Michigan, and was taken with Hip Hop artists such as Mos Def and Lauryn Hill.

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  17. Jury finds Flint man guilty in assault of ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | MLive.com

    The charges stemmed from an incident that took place Aug. 8, 2016 at River Village Apartments off Saginaw Street on the city's north side where Fizer entered the victim's residence without permission with a key he was not supposed to have in his possession.

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  18. Cities will gain from open competition in water infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    In the wake of the severe water-contamination crisis that put Flint, Michigan's 100,000 residents at risk of lead poisoning, fixing the nation's decaying underground water infrastructure is a task that can no longer be ignored. Addressing the problem will require a serious discussion about how to spend water systems' limited resources so as to make the best use of the innovative products and technologies that are available today.

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  19. Youngstown mayoral candidates debate for Vindicator endorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... some training that would affect our water what was that? Because our water is our future. We don't want another Flint, Michigan in Youngstown, Ohio," Brown said. However, Mayor McNally was quick to correct candidate Brown saying the Youngstown Water ...

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  20. Queen Latifah Takes Cher Spot In A New Movie About Flint, MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | AllHipHop.com

    Queen Latifah has signed on to star in and executive produce a new TV movie about the Flint water crisis in Michigan. Singer/actress Cher was originally attached to the project, but she dropped out last month due to a family matter.

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