April 19, 2014 at 1:00 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

Online Editor: Pam Shermeyer (313) 222-2351
Newsroom Content Coordinator: 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
Digital 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
Op-Ed Editor: James David Dickson (313) 222-2536
Copy Editor: Allan Adler
Executive Assistant: 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, 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
Night general assignment: Tony Briscoe (313) 222-2541
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

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
e-mail: lansing@detroitnews.com
Assistant City Editor: Richard Burr (313) 222-2294
Reporter: Gary Heinlein (517) 371-3660
Reporter: Chad Livengood (517) 371-3663

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
Michigan issues / politics: Marisa Schultz (313) 222-2310

BUSINESS

(313) 222-2738 / Fax: (313) 496-5247
Local News Editor: Joanna Firestone (313) 222-2739
Autos Editor: Alan Derringer
Assistant Business Editors:
Greg Tasker (313) 222-1872
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 (Chrysler, UAW): Bryce Hoffman (313) 222-2443
Autos (GM): Melissa Burden (313) 222-2319
Autos (Ford): Karl Henkel (313) 222-2504
Auto critic: Henry Payne (313) 222-8815
Economic development, real estate, unions: Louis Aguilar(313) 222-2760
Health: Karen Bouffard(313) 222-2661
General assignment: Mike Martinez(734) 652-0718

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) 982-3810
Enterprise: Gregg Krupa (313) 222-2631
Lions: Chris McCosky (313) 222-1489
Josh Katzenstein (313) 222-2019
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: (313) 222-2260
Tom Markowski
Dave Goricki
General assignment:
Rod Beard (313) 222-2578
Eric Lacy (313) 222-2260

Copy editors: (313) 222-2260
Joe Adams
Art Brooks
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
Arts & Entertainment Editor: Leslie Green (313) 222-2486
Food Editor: Maureen Tisdale (313) 222-2468
Assistant Features Editor/Homestyle: Judy Diebolt (313) 222-6793

Columnists:
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
Food: Kate Lawson (313) 222-6026
Fine Arts: Michael H. Hodges (313) 222-6021
Music, radio & pop culture: Susan Whitall (313) 222-2156
Homestyle design and travel: Maureen Feighan (313) 223-4686
Restaurants: Molly Abraham (313) 222-1475
Lifestyle: Ursula Watson (313) 222-2613

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


PHOTOGRAPHY

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

(313) 222-203
Photo/Video Editor: John Greilick
Assignment Editor: Chris Farina (313) 223-4128
Photo Coordinator: 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.
Donna Terek
Ricardo Thomas
Charles V. Tines
Dale G. Young

GRAPHICS AND DESIGN

phone: (313) 222-2001 / fax: (313) 223-4827

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

Page Designers:
Antone Amye (313) 223-4641
Erica Frederick (313) 222-2541
Diana Thomas McNary (313) 222-2358
Kim Storeygard (313) 222-2129
Juanita Little (313) 222-2136

Artists:
Aaron Hightower (313) 222-2120

NEWS DESK

phone: (313) 222-2533 / fax: (313) 496-5259

News Editor: Marti Davenport
Assistant News Editor:
Andreas Supanich
Copy editors:
Larry Davis
Eric Henrickson James McMiller
Kathleen Niezurawski
Keith Roberts
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