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UM asks, 'Where are the poor kids?'

Despite being the least costly public university for low-income students in the state, the University of Michigan has the lowest percentage of low-income students of any Michigan university. It is working to change that. UM has the lowest percentage of poor students of any Michigan university.It is

CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS - 2017-09-22 18:41:56

Operation Smack Down confiscates thousands of pills in Michigan

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DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-22 23:10:42

Man charged in hash oil fire

An Adrian man has been charged with maintaining a drug lab after it caught fire in April. Jacob Ronald Perkins, 28, was arraigned Friday in Lenawee County District Court on a felony charge of operating or maintaining a lab near specified places. According to a police statement in the court file and

DAILY TELEGRAM - 2017-09-23 15:00:00

Business Summit speaker: leaders need to bring joy to the workplace

Joy is not a word typically associated with the workplace, but Rich Sheridan believes bringing joy into one's work can affect performance. Danielle Portteus Monroe News staff reporter DPortteusMNews Joy is not a word typically associated with the workplace, but Rich Sheridan believes bringing joy i

MONROE EVENING NEWS - 2017-09-22 19:00:00

#HTLSports Week 5 live Twitter feed and football scoreboard

Join the live Twitter feed each Friday night by using #HTLSports. Coaches/statisticians are encouraged to send game information to LIV-sports@hometownlife.com by 7 p.m. Saturday to be included in the following Thursday print editions. Auburn Hills Oakland Christian 0, Lutheran Westland 0 Birmingham

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-09-22 21:30:09

Grandpa who lost possessions to fire helping hurricane victims

Army veteran and grandfather Joe Burch knows what it is like to lose almost all your possessions in a disaster. His Green Oak Township home suffered extensive damage in a Sept. 5 fire. As the 64-year-old former Ford Motor Company tradesman and owner of Focus Driving Academy rebuilds his own life -

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2017-09-22 17:36:07

What is your favorite college football team? Why?

"University of Michigan. Some family attended, it's the tradition, and winning sure helps." - Brent Boersma, Allegan "University of Georgia. My whole family lives down there. - Dick Lamade, Holland "Broncos. I went to Western." - Nancy Bruursema, Glenn "Grand Valley State University. I attended GVSU

HOLLAND SENTINEL - 2017-09-23 14:30:00

Mercedes to stepsides, here's a look into Michigan car hoarder's collection

The 160-some vehicles on Ron Dauzet's property in Northfield Township run the gamut -- from circa 1980s diesel-fueled Mercedes to a classic "stepside" Chevrolet C10 truck to vintage Volkswagens. Dauzet is being forced to sell or remove 20 cars per month since a consent judgement was issued in 14A-3

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-21 10:00:09

Man charged in Livingston County crash which killed 5 bound over for trial on all counts

OCEOLA TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A 22-year-old Fenton has been bound over for trial on all counts including second-degree murder in connection to a crash which killed five people on M-59 in May. Matthew Carrier faces 19 counts including second-degree murder, operating while intoxicated and driving with a s

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 17:53:33

'The Daily Show' finally goes to Hell

Hell, Michigan is in the spotlight again. "The Daily Show" correspondent and Ann Arbor native Michael Kosta put on some devil horns and smiled as he was impeached as acting mayor by the unofficial mayor of Hell, after filming wrapped. Kosta was appointed mayor of Hell for a day in a segment filmed

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-21 00:30:57

Handmade: Basket weaving still popular with crafters

While it's often thought that basket weaving is a dying art form, it's actually very much alive and well all across the world, and even right here in Michigan. "It still exist in a lot of places, you just have to look harder for it, and that's the bad part," said Kathy McMinn, 61, owner of the Baske

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-09-21 22:23:23

Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died

DETROIT (AP) - A relative says the baby born of a Michigan woman who chose to forego chemotherapy to give birth to the child has died. Sonya Nelson says her niece, Life Lynn DeKlyen, died Wednesday evening at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. Life's mother, Carrie DeKlyen, died Sept. 9,

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2017-09-21 15:25:50

Mully' free screeming to raise awareness about foster parenting

A free screening of the new motion picture, Mully, will take place next month at a Sterling Heights theater to promote foster parenting. The Oct. 5 event at AMC Forum theater will be hosted by Oakland Family Services and sponsored by producer Paul Blavin, a Southfield native. Mully tells the inspiri

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 04:00:00

Racial slur sparks brawl at anti-racism rally on University of Michigan campus

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Students rallied outside the student union while members of the Black Student Union met inside with university president Dr. Mark Schlissel and other administrators. The meeting was spurred by a racial slur that was put on a student's dorm room door. Students blocked traffic to c

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 03:18:46

Washtenaw County arts, cultural organizations receive more than $1M in state grants

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Washtenaw County arts and cultural organizations will receive $1.026 million in grants from the Michigan Council for Art and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) for the FY2018 funding cycle. MCACA announced a total of $9.6 million in grants; Washtenaw County had the third-highest allocation

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-20 20:28:57

Column: Michigan offers roadmap for innovation

Driverless pizza delivery cars will soon be tested on Ann Arbor's streets, marking another sign of how Michigan's forward-thinking policies are sparking innovation that benefits the state's consumers, businesses and economy. If policymakers elsewhere fail to learn from Michigan's approach, their com

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-09-21 04:02:53

Oktoberfest events, fall dinners, classes and more

Upcoming food and drink events The Pink Flamingo: This pop-up farm-to-table meal is family-friendly, pet-friendly and offers vegan and vegetarian options, plus a bonfire and music. 6-10 p.m. Thurs. 2746 Vermont, Detroit. facebook.com/pinkflamingodetroit. Oktoberfest at Redford Township: Games, bands

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-09-20 22:01:05

How the 2017 CCS bond will affect CHS

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third of a four-part series on the Coldwater Community School's 2017 bond proposal. See the Sept. 28 edition for information on the proposed new location for Lakeland Elementary School. COLDWATER - Registered voters within the Coldwater Community School District will once

THEDAILYREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-21 14:52:18

Tigers Announce 2018 Spring Training Home Schedule

DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced the club's Grapefruit League home game schedule for 2018 Spring Training in Lakeland, Florida. Next spring will mark the Tigers 82nd season at state-of-the-art TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a Major League team

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-21 18:01:00

Massage at work, anyone? Check out Google's new Michigan HQ in Ann Arbor

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The Michigan headquarters for tech giant Google in Ann Arbor just got a makeover -- Google style. PHOTOS: Michigan's Google HQ in Ann Arbor gets state-themed makeover It's no secret Google has been consistently voted one of the best places to work -- in fact -- for six years in

WXYZ - 2017-09-21 18:28:44