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Trust will earmark $377M for Detroit pension payments

Trust will earmark $377M for Detroit pension paymentsMayor Mike Duggan’s proposed 2017-18 budget includes a dedicated “protection fund” to help with future pension payments
  • Detroit
  • 5 hours, 47 minutes ago
Wayne County

Armed group walks down Dearborn street

Armed group walks down Dearborn streetPeople with guns walk along Schaefer from Blesser to Warren in Dearborn on Sunday, Feb. 19, presumably in support of two men who were arrested earlier this month after walking into the police station armed and wearing tactical vests.
  • Wayne County
  • 8 hours, 59 minutes ago
Wayne County

Former clerk faces 30 days in jail for embezzlement

Former Grosse Pointe Woods clerk faces 30 days in jail for embezzlementJulie Ann Moore, 46, of Grosse Pointe Woods, was formally charged last month with embezzlement of more than $20,000
  • Wayne County
  • 9 hours, 15 minutes ago
Wayne County

Video surveillance from Blufin Sushi

Video surveillance from Blufin SushiBlufin Sushi owner Joel Radu shows video captured at his Grosse Pointe Farms restaurant of three women who allege they were racially discriminated against when asked to leave the bar
  • Wayne County
  • 13 hours, 18 minutes ago
Wayne County

Detroit Prom dress giveaway to mark 10th anniversary

Detroit Prom dress giveaway to mark 10th anniversaryOrganized by Wayne County Commissioner Alisha Bell, D-Detroit, event to give girls free prom dresses on April 8
  • Wayne County
  • 22 hours, 51 minutes ago
Wayne County

Blufin Sushi owner denies racial discrimination claims

Blufin Sushi owner denies racial bias claimsOwner releases video in bid to rebut accusations; women hold protest outside restaurant
  • Wayne County
  • 23 hours, 18 minutes ago
Wayne County

Detroit funeral home shut down over violations claims
Officials send suspensions, cease-and-desist orders to Jarzembowski Funeral Home after audit found state law violations

Detroit funeral home shut down over claims of violationsOfficials send suspensions, cease-and-desist orders to Jarzembowski Funeral Home after audit found state law violations
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Detroit

Two ex-Detroit cops get prison time for extortion

Two ex-Detroit cops get prison time for extortionFormer Lt. David Hansberry was sentenced to nearly 13 years; former Officer Bryan Watson was sentenced to nine years
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Wayne County

Police probe charge of racial discrimination at Grosse Pointe Farms restaurant

Police probe claim of racial bias at Grosse Pointe Farms restaurantThree black women say they were asked to leave to make room for other patrons
  • Wayne County
  • 2 days ago
Detroit

Detroit district: School water lead levels meet rules

Detroit district: Water lead levels meet federal standards at all public schoolsDrinking water in all 94 Detroit schools falls within federal rules for lead and copper after treatments at 10 buildings
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Wayne County

3 black women allege racial discrimination at Blufin

3 black women allege racial discrimination at Blufin SushiTaNisha Prater was dining with friends at Grosse Pointe sushi eatery Saturday when she says they were forced to leave
  • Wayne County
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Wayne County

Man shot in hand, suspect arrested in Lincoln Park

Man shot in hand, suspect arrested in Lincoln ParkThe victim's roommate was arrested for the shooting, police said
  • Wayne County
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Wayne County

DEQ to allow Salem Township landfill to flare gas

DEQ to allow Salem Township landfill to flare gasState contends allowing the company to burn off gas will help lead to decreased odors
  • Wayne County
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Michigan

Mich. DEQ chief: ‘Vapor intrusion’ poses health threat

Michigan’s environmental chief: ‘Vapor intrusion’ poses ‘significant public health threat’Department of Environmental Quality Director Heidi Grether wants more money to fight harmful vapors at up to 4,000 sites
  • Michigan
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Wayne County

2 who fled state police in Wayne County arrested

2 who fled state police in Wayne County arrestedPair of driver pursuits late Wednesday involve foot chases, a street sign, even a K-9 taking a bite out of crime
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week ago
Wayne County

Wayne Co. Commission OKs steps to vet new jail pitch

Wayne Co. Commission OKs steps to vet new jail pitchMeasures submitted by county exec designed to help officials analyze Rock Ventures’ jail proposal
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Snyder calls election; officials say Banks can’t run

Snyder calls special election; officials say Banks can’t runSnyder announced a special primary election for the 1st state House District on Aug. 8 and a general election on Nov. 7.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Wayne County

Green pleads guilty to murder of his 4 children

Green pleads guilty to murder of his 4 childrenGregory Green, of Dearborn Heights, faces 45-100 years in prison for the murders of two kids and two stepkids
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Wayne County

Wayne Co. panel gives preliminary OK to vet jail pitch

Wayne Co. panel gives preliminary OK to vet jail pitchActions aim to help county vet Rock Ventures’ plan to build criminal justice center in exchange for unfinished jail
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Wayne County

Growth motivates new Detroit Metro Airport CEO

Growth motivates new Detroit Metro Airport CEOJoseph Nardone inherits facility that served 34.4 million passengers in 2016, a million more than the year before
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Ford

Ford to build $200M testing complex in Allen Park

Ford to build $200M testing complex in Allen ParkFord’s wind tunnel complex will be complete by the end of 2019
  • Ford
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

Joe Nardone, CEO, Wayne County Airport Authority, tours DTW

Joe Nardone, CEO, Wayne County Airport Authority, tours DTWJoe Nardone, CEO, Wayne County Airport Authority, speaks of his new position at Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Tuesday February 7, 2017.
  • News
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Wayne County

Officials: Fatal Wendy’s bathroom fire not intentional

Highland Park officials: Fatal Wendy’s bathroom fire not intentionally setHighland Park authorities continue to investigate, but said blaze likely accidental
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Education

The Dream Kings give carnations and candy for Valentine's

The Dream Kings give carnations and candy for Valentine’sThe Dream Kings give carnations and candy for Valentine's
  • Education
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Wayne County

Romulus police seek help in hit-and-run

Romulus police seek help in hit-and-runRomulus Police Department and Crime Stoppers of Michigan are working in tandem to ask for the public’s help
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Snyder’s list: New lock, customs plazas, sewer repairs

Snyder’s aid list for Trump: New Soo Lock, 2 customs plazas, sinkhole repairsGov. Snyder’s infrastructure aid list includes the Qline rail line a Flint-inspired push to replace lead service lines
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Wayne County

Read: Rock Ventures Wayne County Jail proposal
Rock Ventures LLC offered the county a deal to build a new 1,600-bed jail

Read the Rock Ventures Wayne County Jail Cost Savings ProposalRock Ventures LLC offered the county a deal to build a new 1,600-bed jail
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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