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With campaign in rear-view mirror, Novi council eyes the future

With another election now in the books, Novi's new city council is ready to put the campaigning behind them and get to work on the city's future. After a swearing-in ceremony last Monday evening, first-time city council candidate Kelly Breen took to the dais to replace incumbent Brian Burke. Council


Manhunt underway for suspect who escaped Oakland County Jail

PONTIAC, Mich. (WXYZ) - Deputies are searching for a suspect who escaped an interview room inside the Oakland County Jail Saturday night, and remains on the loose. Larry Lanelle Emery, 38, is accused of escaping the jail after concluding an interview with Oakland County Sheriff investigators. Emery

WXYZ - 2017-11-20 02:01:37

Indecent exposure suspect leads Oakland County deputies on chase

LYON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) - Two law enforcement agencies are searching for a man accused of leading Oakland County Sheriff deputies on a chase Friday afternoon in Lyon Township. James William Sebastianelli, 53, allegedly would not stop when a deputy attempted to pull him over in the area of Napier

WXYZ - 2017-11-20 04:09:43

Thanksgiving Week: What you should know

It's Thanksgiving week in Farmington and Farmington Hills, here's what you should know:Community Thanksgiving Service First Presbyterian Church of Farmington, 26165 Farmington Rd. in Farmington Hills, will host this year's Farmington Area Interfaith Association Thanksgiving Community Service on Mond

FARMINGTONVOICE.COM - 2017-11-20 03:31:21

Duluth Trading Company opens third Michigan store in Wixom Nov. 30

A Duluth Trading Company store. The Wixom location, 10900 Assembly Park Drive, will be the company's third location in Michigan and first in Oakland County. (photo provided) By Mark Cavitt, mcavitt@digitalfirstmedia.com,, @MarkCavitt on Twitter Duluth Trading Company is opening its first Oakland

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 05:00:00

Does Gift Giving Put You on a Holiday Financial Cliff?

With the pressures of buying gifts and entertaining, it can seem downright impossible to get finances in order during the holidays. If you think money management is a chore, you are not alone. Nearly 7 in 10 Americans (69 percent) said they would skip exchanging gifts this holiday season if their fr

PATCH - 2017-11-19 14:40:40

Join Farmington council member for turkey day fun run/walk

For a fourth year, Farmington city council person Sara Bowman will host a family-friendly fun run/walk to kick off Thanksgiving Day. The event combines a 5K fun run and 1 mile walk. There's no need to register and participation is free. The running course moves from downtown Farmington through neigh

FARMINGTONVOICE.COM - 2017-11-19 15:40:54

Glass artist blows open studio to visitors

April Wagner is a well-known and well-respected glass artist who opened her Pontiac Epiphany Glass Studio to visitors from the Village Club. Some 20 women had the opportunity to observe the artist in action and see beautiful blown glass artifacts. Wagner's glass sculptures are in many corporate loca

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-11-19 13:26:02

Friend mourns mother, daughter killed in Sonoma County DUI crash

SONOMA COUNTY (KRON)- A family is left with only memories after a mother and daughter were killed when a DUI driver slammed into their car in Sonoma County on Tuesday. Estafania Soto worked at Crush Beauty Bar to support her 7-year-old daughter Kaliyah Adkins. In front of the salon, former co-worke

KRON4 - 2017-11-19 04:33:00

Sonoma County did not consider using mass cellphone alerts to warn of fires, top emergency official says

Long before Oct. 8, when more than a dozen wildfires erupted across Sonoma County, including a deadly blaze that would grow into California's most destructive inferno, county emergency officials knew they had a tool that could force targeted warning messages onto the cellphones of people in harm's w

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-19 06:39:01

Sonoma County schools could turn to summer programs to make up for time lost in fires

Lizbeth Barragan worried about falling behind in her studies after missing three weeks of classes due last month's wildfires, which shuttered schools across Santa Rosa. The Piner High School junior is taking three advanced placement classes this year. Although her teachers picked up the pace after c

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-19 05:29:00

Sonoma County Library program highlights hot-button issues

In the wake of the 2016 election, the Sonoma County Library noticed a significant uptick in the community's interest in research materials on some of the hot-button topics that divided the nation. Items related to climate change, immigration, income inequality and women's rights all saw increased de

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-20 03:19:00

Broadway Bound Kids brings 'Elf Jr.' to Sonoma

Based on the beloved holiday film, the fish-out-of-water comedy "Elf Jr" will be performed by the Broadway Bound Kids cast this weekend at the Veterans Memorial Building. "Elf Jr" features songs by Tony Award-nominees, Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award-winners, Thomas Meehan

SONOMA INDEX TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 15:41:01

Gaye LeBaron: Butterfly migration is a Thanksgiving tradition on Sonoma Coast

There was a wire service news story in the paper a couple of weeks ago about monarch butterflies. It seems that in late October, some of the eastern monarchs, which are supposed to migrate south to Mexico each fall, were still hanging out in Canada's Point Pelee National Park on a northern flank of

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-19 07:55:00

"Diary of a Wimpy Kid" author gives free books, gift cards to young Sonoma County fire victims

Dozens of Sonoma County children whose homes burned down in the October wildfires gathered in a Petaluma event space Saturday afternoon to hear cartoonist Jeff Kinney, author of the megahit "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" book series, share his personal story and teach them a little bit about his craft. Kin

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-19 05:03:00

Santa Rosa retailers brace for change following Sonoma County fires

In downtown Santa Rosa, roughly half the customers at the women's fashion shop S.H.E. formerly lived in the city's upscale Fountaingrove neighborhood. The proprietors of the Fourth Street boutique have heard story after story from clients who fled for their lives from a historic firestorm, leaving b

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-19 06:55:00

$4,000 in materials stolen from auto repair shop

About $4,000 in materials were reported stolen from an automotive shop in the 200 block of Fillmore Avenue early Friday. Buffalo police said one or more burglars broke in through a side office and window and stole: 12 converters, a welder, a Stanley booster box, four car batteries and various tools.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-19 12:56:48

37-year-old man dies after SUV strikes house

A 37-year-old Buffalo man died early Saturday following an SUV accident in the 900 block of Fillmore Avenue. Buffalo police said the crash occurred just after 3 a.m. The vehicle was traveling north on Fillmore when it left the road and struck a house, police said. The man was declared dead at the sc

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-18 21:24:56

News Neediest Fund hoping for a 'toyful' holiday season

Marine Sgt. Jo Ann Ortiz was inside Toys R Us in Hamburg when she fulfilled her childhood dream. Armed with a gift card purchased by the Marines' Toys for Tots campaign, the mother of two bought $32,700 worth of holiday presents that will be distributed to children through The Buffalo News Neediest


McKEEN, Thomas Charles "Tom"

McKEEN - Thomas Charles "Tom" November 9, 2017, due to complications from a stroke, born in Tonawanda, NY in 1957 to Tom and Gerry McKeen, he later settled in Virginia. Tom worked as a steel worker/plant manager and long haul trucker. He is survived by sons, David and Michael; grandchildren, Dalton

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-19 05:00:00