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EAA board to interview four chancellor candidates Monday

The interim chancellor of the Education Achievement Authority is one of four candidates who will be interviewed Monday for the permanent post leading Michigan’s state-run district for failing schools. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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UPDATE 2-Detroit water board OKs repurchase of $1.5 bln tendered bonds

UPDATE 2-Detroit water board OKs repurchase of .5 bln tendered bonds Pending approval from U.S. Bankruptcy Court, about $ 1.8 billion of refinancing bonds would be sold in the municipal bond market on Tuesday, according to Nicolette Bateson, chief financial officer of Detroit's water and sewerage department (DWSD). Full News here – Read more on […]

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Mercy Health creates regional board to oversee hospitals in Grand Rapids, Muskegon

The regional board will not replace the local boards, officials say. Full News here – Oakland Business

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State board votes to keep minimum wage question off November ballot

Chris Gautz – LANSING — The state Board of Canvassers decided in a 3-1 bipartisan vote Thursday to keep the minimum wage question off the November ballot due to an insufficient number of signatures. The decision followed hours of debate and a close analysis of specific petition signatures, which a group opposed to the ballot […]

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General Retirement System board urges support for city bankruptcy plan

Chad Halcom – In another slow step toward consensus, Detroit’s largest single creditor is asking members to back the latest version of the city’s plan to restructure more than $ 18 billion of debt in bankruptcy court. Full News here – Crain’s Detroit Business – Latest Detroit News

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Lewand Says Lions Trusting Their Board, Looking For Players To Contribute Now

Lewand Says Lions Trusting Their Board, Looking For Players To Contribute Now FORD FIELD (CBS DETROIT) – With the 2014 NFL draft just hours away, most of the research, evaluation and discussion that will influence who the Detroit Lions select with their first-round pick has already taken place. Now the Lions just have to trust […]

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Hop on board the Red Wings shuttle bus

It’s a tradition unique to Detroit – riding a shuttle bus to Joe Louis Arena.  Brad Galli takes a ride with the fans. Full News here – Sports | WXYZ

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Wayne State boosts room and board 5.2% for freshmen, 3% for others

Incoming freshmen at Wayne State University can expect to pay $ 8,762 annually for room and board, following a rate increase approved Friday by the Board of Governors. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Michigan Strategic Fund board doles out millions in loans and aid for Detroit projects

From upfront funds for tearing down the Joe Louis Arena to a loan for the M1 Rail streetcar project, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s board for the Michigan Strategic Fund gave the nod to millions of dollars toward some major Detroit projects on Tuesday at NextEnergy’s headquarters. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Michigan State basketball bandwagon overflowing, President Barack Obama jumps on board

Michigan State’s string of 17 consecutive NCAA tourney appearances is the second-longest of its kind in the Big Ten, bettered only by Indiana’s 18-year streak from 1986-2003. Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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Oshtemo Township Board approves the South Drake Road Corridor Improvement Authority

The Oshtemo Township Board of Trustees approved a resolution to establish the South Drake Road Corridor Improvement Authority. Full News here – Oakland Business

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EAA board approves $2M plan for math, science labs at 7 schools

— The Education Achievement Authority wants to add science, technology, engineering and math labs to seven of its schools and use existing Title I money to pay for it. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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2 state school board members come out against EAA expansion

Two members of the State Board of Education issued a statement Wednesday saying that legislation to expand the scope of the Education Achievement Authority should not move forward. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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U. of Mich. board to consider new enrollment job

Ann Arbor — The University of Michigan Board of Regents is expected to consider whether to approve a new administrative position that would focus on enrollment management. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Board to vote Monday on Saginaw school closings

Saginaw — The Saginaw School District Board of Education is expected to vote Monday on plans that could close Saginaw High and some other facilities. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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