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  1. ACLU backs evangelists in Arab fest controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... case again. A date for oral argument hasn't been set by the Cincinnati-based court. A lawyer representing the Wayne County sheriff's department says he's disappointed that the ACLU is standing with Bible Believers. Nabih Ayad tells the Detroit Free ...

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  2. There's still time to see holiday lights: Where to go in Metro DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MLive.com

    ... and ice carving. Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo 's finals days are December 26-31 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. The 21st Wayne County Lightfest is the Midwest's largest and longest light show with 4 miles and one million lights, according to Pure Michigan. ... 3 comments

  3. Foundation gives $150,000 for youth projectsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Northern Michigan News

    ... course at a Dearborn high school, events to build life skills for homeless teen mothers and their children in Wayne County and an intergenerational mentoring program at a Detroit school. Dearborn-based social services agency ACCESS said this week ...

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  4. Photos of life at Eloise, the former psychiatric hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Michigan Radio

    Celebrating the holidays was an important part of life for the people who lived and worked at Eloise, which was located a few miles outside Detroit in Wayne County. Eloise began as a poorhouse in the 1830s and developed into a huge institution that housed 10,000 psychiatric patients during its heyday in the Great Depression. 1 comment

  5. Susan J. Demas: Mike Duggan vs. Bill Schuette would be a heckuva 2018 governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | MLive.com

    ... entire lives toward the goal of being state CEO. Duggan learned politics at the late Ed McNamara 's knee in Wayne County. He dragged the Detroit Medical Center out of financial calamity. He appeared as an unlikely, but highly appealing savior, when ...

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  6. Henry Ford Health wins appeal over patient recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... notes there's no evidence that the information actually was viewed on the Internet or used inappropriately. A Wayne County judge certified it as a class-action lawsuit. But the appeals court reversed the decision in an opinion released Friday. A ...

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  7. Michigan plans park hikes to kick off New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... on Jan. 3 are planned for Bay City State Recreation Area , Brighton Recreation Area , Maybury State Park in Wayne County, Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park and Ludington State Park . The National Association of State Park Directors is ...

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  8. JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... notes there's no evidence that the information actually was viewed on the Internet or used inappropriately. A Wayne County judge certified it as a class-action lawsuit. But the appeals court reversed the decision in an opinion released Friday. A ...

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  9. Henry Ford Health wins appeal over online posting of patient medical recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... notes there's no evidence that the information actually was viewed on the Internet or used inappropriately. A Wayne County judge certified it as a class-action lawsuit. But the appeals court reversed the decision in an opinion released Friday. A ...

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  10. Anderson takes first at Wayne County Championship Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | MIPrepZone

    Riverview's Brandon Garcia and Anderson's Logan Parks battle for the 152-pound title Saturday at the Wayne County Championship. Parks went on to win with a 4-3 decision in a match that featured two of the state's best grapplers in their weight class.

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  11. Investors should be cautious with bargains in US subprime marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | South China Morning Post

    ... real estate market is actually thriving, and there is over US$1.2 billion in redevelopment under way. In fact, Wayne County, where Detroit is located, has had 18 months of consecutive property value gains." According to the online real estate ...

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  12. Detroit Area Agency on Aging Makes Christmas Day Hearty and Warm for 6,000 Seniors on December 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 19, 2014 - DETROIT -- Have you ever wondered how Santa gets all those presents to everyone by Christmas? He must have a system and his system probably involves resourceful volunteers like those of the Detroit Area Agency on Aging Holiday Meals on Wheels program. This Christmas, more than 6,000 homebound seniors in Wayne County will receive a hot fresh dinner through the work of the Detroit Area Agency on Aging and the DTE Energy Foundation, which is donating $30,000.

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  13. From Pot to Prison Reform, What Did and Didn't Happen in Lame Duck SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Patch.com

    ... transfer of 126 acres of land and 15 buildings at the now-closed Detroit House of Corrections and the Western Wayne County Correctional Facility in Plymouth to the Land Bank Fast Track Authority. Cleaning up the property, an open dump site used by ...

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  14. Jury finds wealthy Michigan businessman 'Master Bob' guilty of murdering wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Raw Story

    ... his attorney, Michael McCarthy, told reporters afterwards. Bashara, 57, did not testify in the trial where Wayne County prosecutors portrayed the wealthy businessman and philanthropist as a man who wanted out of his marriage to embrace a life with ...

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  15. Jury finds Bob Bashara guilty on all five countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | C & G Newspapers

    ... reaching the verdicts. "We applaud the jury's time, attention and patience during this very lengthy trial," Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said in a statement issued after the verdict. "We are extremely pleased with this verdict and hope that it ...

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  16. Bashara Guilty of First Degree MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WILX-TV Lansing

    ... a lengthy trial focusing on his affairs. Bob Bashara was found guilty for his role in Jane Bashara's murder. Wayne County Prosecutors say the 56-year-old from Grosse Pointe Park hired his handyman to kill her so he could have a relationship with ...

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  17. Bob Bashara found guilty on all counts in the 2012 murder of his wife JaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Examiner.com

    ... three year investigation and prosecution would not have been possible without the extreme dedication of the Wayne County Assistant Prosecutors, Investigators, and Staff; the Federal and State agencies and the Detroit and Grosse Pointe Park Police ...

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  18. Bondage 'master' convicted in plot to kill wifeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... Club president who used cocaine and hosted men and women at a sex dungeon under a bar. Photo: David Coates, AP Wayne County Assistant Prosecutor Lisa Lindsey hugs defense attorney Mike McCarthy after five guilty verdicts were delivered against Bob ...

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  19. Intermittent road closures due to rail delivery in Wayne CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | State of Michigan

    PROJECT DETAILS: Railroad contractors will be delivering and unloading new sections of rail, by train, Dec. 22-24. The work is necessary to improve the infrastructure on the state-owned rail line from Dearborn to Kalamazoo operated by Amtrak.

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  20. Stranger danger reported in WestlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | ClickOnDetroit

    Karen: A WARNING FOR FAMILIES IN ONE WAYNE COUNTY COMMUNITY. Guy: TWO SEPARATE STRANGER DANGER INCIDENTS IN THE PAST 24 HOURS.

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