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District says man approached school bus waving gun in Inkster

INKSTER, Mich. - Parents received a letter Wednesday from the Wayne-Westland Community School District about an incident with a man approaching a school bus and waving a gun. The incident happened on near the corner of Cherry Hill and Middlebelt roads. The bus driver filed a report with Inkster pol

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:57:39

Taylorpolice seeking help to identify man who robbed doughnut shop

The Taylor Police are seeking the public's help to identify a man who robbed the Donut Castle Sept. 16. Officers said the man entered the store, 24555 Eureka Road, at about 11:30 p.m. and held the clerk at knifepoint. The man got about $150 in cash from the register before he ran off on foot. The sa

NEWS-HERALD - 2017-09-20 16:53:05

2 young children found living in filthy house packed with trash on Detroit's west side

DETROIT - Two young children were found on Detroit's west side in a house packed from basement to the second floor with filthy garbage. The house is on Woodbine Street, just south of McNichols Road. Investigators said it's one of the worst things they've ever seen. The home on Detroit's west side

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-20 22:48:12

Explosion destroys Detroit motorcycle club building

No one was hurt overnight when a building that is the home of the Street Royalty Motorcycle Club in Detroit exploded. It happened around 11:15 p.m. near Webb on Dexter Ave. No one was inside at the time of the explosion. Fire crews arrived at the scene and were able to put the fire out, but they hav

WXYZ - 2017-09-20 09:30:45

Man charged with niece's murder after calling Detroit police on himself

DETROIT - A 57-year-old man was charged Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of his niece after he called Detroit police telling authorities he killed her because he was "stressed out." Katherine Grimes (left), her fiance (middle) and her two children. (WDIV) The shooting happened Frida

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-20 16:35:38

Detroit City Council OKs affordable housing ordinance

Detroit City Council on Tuesday approved an ordinance that requires developers to make at least 20 percent of residential units affordable for low-income renters. City Council member Mary Sheffield introduced the plan, which passed unanimously and is headed to Mayor Mike Duggan, according to city

CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS - 2017-09-20 18:30:28

Bashara's bid for new trial rejected by appeals court

Convicted murderer and former Grosse Pointe Park businessman Bob Bashara insists he did not get a fair trial because the media smeared him and his lawyers didn't properly defend him. The Michigan Court of Appeals disagreed Thursday, denying his appeal. After a lengthy, often raucous trial, Bashara w

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-09-21 16:13:39

Thief steals bike from Dearborn Heights resident's driveway

A thief stole a Mongoose mountain bike from a Dearborn Heights resident's driveway in the 24300 block of Currier on Sept. 18. The 37-year-old resident called police after his home surveillance system captured the theft on film. At 4 p.m., footage showed a group of about five juveniles riding their b

DEARBORN PRESS & GUIDE - 2017-09-21 16:48:08

Dearborn Heights City Council seeks bids for new Canfield Arena tenant

The now-vacant Canfield Arena may be brought to life again soon. The city is seeking bids for a new tenant at the aging arena, which closed abruptly in May after city inspectors found several safety issues when the Garden Bros. Circus applied for a permit to hold shows there. Inspectors found multip

DEARBORN PRESS & GUIDE - 2017-09-20 21:36:00

New tennis courts, signs coming to two Dearborn Heights parks

Two of the city's parks will be looking a bit nicer thanks to some improvements. This week, Daly Park saw the installation of two new identification signs funded by the City's Tax Increment Finance Authority. It's the second time that TIFA has been responsible for upgrades at the green space. Last y

DEARBORN PRESS & GUIDE - 2017-09-20 19:29:11

Dearborn Heights beefs up businesses with new eatery, snack shop

Dearborn Heights city officials and members of the Dearborn Heights Chamber of Commerce join family, employees and friends of the new Happy's Pizza restaurant on Telegraph Road to celebrate the Sept. 6 grand opening of the chain's newest franchise restaurant at 8611 North Telegraph Road. Photos cour

DEARBORN PRESS & GUIDE - 2017-09-20 18:38:09

Dingell: Eliminate NAFTA's offshoring incentives

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell is urging President Donald Trump's administration to push to eliminate provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement that she says provide incentives for companies to "offshore" jobs to Mexico. The Dearborn Democrat also wants to challenge foreign governments that pu

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-09-21 02:24:03

Westland man accused of killing roommate due back in court next month

A Westland man accused of killing his roommate earlier this month will return to a courtroom in October after his lawyers requested more time. Jovica Nikoloski, 22, went Thursday before 18th District Judge Mark McConnell for a probable cause conference in his case, where he is charged with first-deg

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-09-21 15:45:44

Taylor welcomes newest member of the Police Department

Taylor's newest police officer, Samantha Faris, was sworn in Sept. 19. Deputy Clerk Sara El-Rifaai did the official swearing in with a small group of Faris' family, friends and city of Taylor staff on hand. Taylor's newest police officer, Samantha Faris, was sworn in Sept. 19. Deputy Clerk Sara El-R

NEWS-HERALD - 2017-09-21 17:17:22

Man arrested for two bank robberies in metro Detroit, confesses to third

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (WXYZ) - The Farmington Hills Police Department and the FBI Oakland County Gang and Violent Crime Task Force has arrested a man in connection to two Farmington Hills bank robberies. Deshawn Browning, 34, entered the Bank of America at 29590 Middlebelt Road on May 31 and hande

WXYZ - 2017-09-20 19:37:03

Family Fight Leads To Felony Charge For Son

CANTON, MI - A 21-year-old Canton man was arrested and charged with felonious assault after an argument with his stepfather turned heated on Sept. 12, according to a Canton Observer report. After the two briefly fought, the stepfather took the 21-year-old's phone into his bedroom."The stepfather wen

PATCH - 2017-09-21 13:31:49

Kroger to close first ever Michigan fuel station, open new center in Southgate

The Kroger Fuel Center will soon open next to the new Kroger Marketplace on Fort Street in Southgate. Dave Herndon - The News-Herald The fuel center attached to the now closed Eureka Road Kroger store in Southgate will remain open for another couple of months, but it too will soon close down. RELATE

NEWS-HERALD - 2017-09-21 04:44:00

Sumpter Planners OK FMAR land use, sends item on to township board

After a half-hour meeting on Sept. 14 before an audience of supporters from Friends of Michigan Animals Rescue the Sumpter Township Planning Commission voted unanimously to recommend approval of a special land use permit to permit animal rescue. The final vote on the special land use permit and si


VBT Planners to set hearing on medical marijuana ordinances

Van Buren Township's committee to study medical marijuana has recommended the township opt out of the new state law that would allow expanded grow locations, dispensaries, and other businesses. The opt in or out decision must be made by mid-December said Matthew Best, VBT deputy director of planni


Keystone Academy approves NWEA MAP for reading assessment

At its regular meeting Sept. 14, the Keystone Academy Board of Directors unanimously approved the use of NWEA MAP as the academy's reading assessment system. The Michigan Revised School Code requires the academy board to select a valid and reliable screening, formative, and diagnostic reading asse