September 23, 2014 at 12:01 am

Contact The Detroit News

The Detroit News
615 W. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226
Email: newsroom@detnews.com
Phone: (313) 222-2300 / fax: (313) 496-5400

TOP MANAGEMENT

Editor and Publisher: Jonathan Wolman (313) 222-2110
Managing Editor: Gary Miles (313) 222-2594
Editorial Page Editor: Nolan Finley (313) 222-2064
Assistant Managing Editor/Features: Felecia Henderson (313) 222-2557
Assistant Managing Editor/Metro: Walter Middlebrook (313) 222-2429
Assistant Managing Editor/Information Technology: Michael Brown (313) 222-1470
Multimedia and Online Editor: Pam Shermeyer (313) 222-2351
Newsroom Content Coordinator: Dawn Needham (313) 222-1881

ONLINE

phone: (313) 222-2345 / fax: (313) 496-5250
e-mail, website problems: E-mail online@detroitnews.com
e-Edition problems: Denise Baxter, Detroit Media Partnership, (313) 222-2752

Multimedia and Online Editor: Pam Shermeyer (313) 222-2351
Digital News Editor: Dawn Needham (313) 222-1881
Director of Interactive Media and Digital Projects: Mark Hinojosa (313) 222-2584
Director of Digital Innovation: Tom Gromak (313) 222-2764
Breaking News Editor: Kevin J. Hardy (313) 222-2114
Online Business Editor and weekends: Mary Bailey (313)223-4686 (Business) or (313) 222-2114 (Online)
Night Online Supervisor: Vince McCraw (313) 222-2512
Web Producer: Tracy Duncan (313) 222-2114
Web Producer: Scott Zacharias (313) 222-2114
Copy Editor: Leslie Crutchfield

ADMINISTRATIVE

Support Staff Manager: Marie Ann Thompson (313) 222-2776

EDITORIAL PAGE

phone: (313) 222-2292 / fax: (313) 496-5253
e-mail: letters

Editorial Page Editor: Nolan Finley (313) 222-2064
Deputy Editorial Page Editor: Ingrid Jacques (313) 223-4610
Editorial Page Writer: Allan Adler (313) 222-2298
Editorial Page Writer: Kaitlyn Buss (313) 222-2548
Op-Ed Editor: James David Dickson (313) 222-2536
Executive Assistant for Publisher and Editorial Dept.: Audra Erby-Leake (313) 222-2245

METRO/STATE

phone: (313) 222-2320 / fax: (313) 496-5400
e-mail: Metro or News tips

Local News Editor: Joanna Firestone (313) 222-2739
Assistant Managing Editor: Walter Middlebrook (313) 222-2429
Deputy Metro Editor: Kelley Root (313) 222-2522
Assistant City Editor: Nick Assendelft (313) 222-5374
Assistant City Editor: Richard Burr (313) 222-2294
Assistant City Editor: Judy Diebolt (313) 222-6793
Assistant City Editor: Stephen Murphy (313) 222-2053
Assistant City Editor: Chris Rizk (313) 222-2534

Columnist: Laura Berman (313) 222-2032
Copy Editor: Stacie Sominski (313) 222-2175

Reporters:
Breaking news: Tony Briscoe (313) 222-2541
Breaking news, commuting: Tom Greenwood (313) 222-2023
Breaking news: Candice Williams (313) 222-2311
Detroit City Hall: Darren Nichols (313) 222-2072
Detroit City Hall: Christine Ferretti (313) 222-2069
Detroit Public Schools/Education: Jennifer Chambers (313) 222-2269
Editorial Assistant: Holly Fournier (313) 223-4616
Environment/General assignment: Jim Lynch (313) 222-2034
Federal courts: Robert Snell(313) 222-2028
Health/Higher education: Kim Kozlowski(313) 222-2024
Michigan issues/Enterprise: Frank X. Donnelly (313) 223-4186
Macomb County/General assignment: Ursula Watson (313) 222-2613
Oakland County government: Lauren Abdel-Razzaq (313) 222-2127
Oakland crime, courts: Michael Martindale (248) 338-0319
Police/Crime: George Hunter (313) 222-2134
Religion/Minority Affairs/General assignment: Mark Hicks (313) 222-2117
Suburban Education: Shawn D. Lewis (313) 222-2296
Transportation: Leonard N. Fleming (313) 222-2620
Wayne County government: Steve Pardo (313) 222-2112
Wayne County courts: Oralandar Brand-Williams (313) 222-2027
General assignment: Charles E. Ramirez (313) 222-2058
General assignment: Ursula Watson (313) 222-2613

Investigative team
Team leader: Joel Kurth (313) 222-2513
Investigative reporter: Christine MacDonald (313) 222-2396

Newsroom clerk
Diane C. Jones (313) 222-2300

Lansing Bureau
Boji Tower, Suite 1112
124 W. Allegan Street
Lansing, MI 48933
phone: (517) 371-3660 or (313) 222-2470 / fax: (517) 371-4153
Assistant City Editor: Richard Burr (313) 222-2294
Reporter: Gary Heinlein (517) 371-3660
Reporter: Chad Livengood (517) 371-3663
Phototographer: Dale G. Young
(517) 371-3660

WASHINGTON BUREAU

Washington Bureau
529 14th St., NW. Suite 969
Washington, D.C. 20045
phone: (202) 662-8733 / fax: (202) 662-8739
Bureau chief: David Shepardson (202) 662-8735

BUSINESS

(313) 222-2738 / Fax: (313) 496-5247
Local News Editor: Joanna Firestone (313) 222-2739
Autos Editor: Alan Derringer
Assistant Business Editor:
Online Business Editor: Mary Bailey (313)223-4686
Business Columnist: Daniel Howes (313) 222-2106
Personal finance columnist: Brian O'Connor (313) 222-2145
Autos (Washington, safety, regulation, trade): David Shepardson (202) 662-8735
Autos (GM): Melissa Burden (313) 222-2319
Autos (Ford):Mike Martinez(734) 652-0718
Auto critic: Henry Payne (313) 222-8815
Economic development, real estate, unions: Louis Aguilar(313) 222-2760
Health: Karen Bouffard(313) 222-2661

People on the Move items: Send to peopleonthemove@detroitnews.com

SPORTS

phone: (313) 222-2260 / fax: (313) 496-5248 / e-mail: Sports

Sports Editor:Phil Laciura (313) 223-4640
Online Sports Editor: Jim Russ (313) 222-2260
Assistant Sports Editor, Online: Tony Augusty
Assistant Sports Editor: Craig Yuhas (313) 222-2260
Associate Sports Editor: Ruben Luna (313) 223-4642

Columnists:
Bob Wojnowski (313) 222-2260
John Niyo (313) 222-2260

Lions: Josh Katzenstein (313) 222-2019
Rod Beard (313) 222-2578
Pistons: Vincent Goodwill (313) 222-2260
Red Wings: Ted Kulfan (313) 223-4606
Gregg Krupa (313) 222-2631
Tigers: Tom Gage (313) 222-2260
Lynn Henning (313) 222-2472
MSU: Matt Charboneau (313) 222-2260
U-M football: Angelique Chengelis (313) 222-2260
U-M basketball: Rod Beard (313) 222-2578
High schools: Dave Goricki (313) 222-2260
Enterprise: Gregg Krupa (313) 222-2631
Chris McCosky (313) 222-1489
General assignment: Tony Paul (248) 259-0319

Copy editors: (313) 222-2260
Joe Adams
Mike Eggert
Craig Mantey
Tony Paul
Daren Tomhave

FEATURES

(313) 222-2480 / fax: (313) 496-5249
e-mail: Features or Events

Assistant Managing Editor: Felecia Henderson (313) 222-2557
Entertainment Editor: Greg Tasker (313) 222-1872
Assistant Features Editor/Homestyle: Jodi Noding (313) 222-2533
Assistant Features Editor/Food: Eric Henrickson (313) 222-2799
Columnists / Writers:
Neal Rubin (313) 222-1874
Marney Rich Keenan (313) 222-2515
Film Critic: Tom Long (313) 222-8879
Pop music and culture: Adam Graham (313) 222-2284
Entertainment, bars and restaurants | general assignment: Melody Baetens (313) 222-2402
Food: Kate Lawson (313) 222-6026
Fine Arts: Michael H. Hodges (313) 222-6021
Music, books & pop culture: Susan Whitall (313) 222-2156
Homestyle and travel: Maureen Feighan (313) 223-4686
Restaurants: Molly Abraham (313) 222-1475
Handmade crafts: Jocelynn Brown (313) 222-2150

Calendar & briefs:
Theater, general entertainment and crafts listings:
Jocelynn Brown (313) 222-2150
Go! calendar listings: Melody Baetens (313) 222-2402
Health, home & garden, religion and food calendar listings:
Alesia Cooper (313) 222-2046

Copy editor:
Larry Davis


MULTIMEDIA

phone (313) 222-2030 / fax: (313) 496-5252
e-mail: Photo desk

(313) 222-2030
Multimedia and Online Editor: Pam Shermeyer
Photo/Video Editor: John Greilick
Assignment Editor: Chris Farina (313) 223-4128
Night Photo/Video Editor: Charlotte Massey (313) 222-2030
Photographers and videographers: (313) 222-2030
Brandy Baker
Robin Buckson
David Coates
Elizabeth Conley
David Guralnick
Todd McInturf
Daniel Mears
Max Ortiz
Stephen Perez
Clarence Tabb Jr.
Charles V. Tines
Dale G. Young

Columnist:
Donna Terek

DESIGN AND GRAPHICS

phone: (313) 222-2001 / fax: (313) 222-2243

Presentation Editor: Rick Epps (313) 222-2116
News Design Director: Carolyn Watson (313) 222-2135
Features Design Director: James Hollar (313) 222-2393
Senior Design Director: Ray Stanczak (313) 222-5530
Graphics Editor: Timothy Summers (313) 223-4827

Page Designers:
Antone Amye (313) 223-4641
Amelia Eramya (313) 222-2750
Jean Johnson (313) 223-4625
Juanita Little (313) 222-2136
Diana Thomas McNary (313) 222-2358
Kim Storeygard (313) 222-2129

Artist:
Aaron Hightower (313) 222-2120

NEWS DESK

phone: (313) 222-2533

News Editor: Marti Davenport
Assistant News Editor:
Andreas Supanich
Copy editors:
James McMiller
Kathleen Niezurawski
Keith Roberts
Stacey Sominski
Steve Wilkinson
William Wilson

LIBRARY

phone: (313) 222-2090 / fax: (313) 496-5255

Digital Asset Manager/ Rights & Permissions: Danielle Kaltz (313) 222-2090

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Assistant Managing Editor: Michael Brown (313) 222-1470
IT manager: Rich Jones (313) 223-4643
Systems editor: Curtis Wilson (313) 222-2157
Website problems: online@detroitnews.com