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Five Detroit groups make pick in Wayne County executive race

A group of Detroit community organizations on Tuesday endorsed State Rep. Phil Cavanagh in the race for Wayne County executive. Full News here – Detroit News

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Craft beer brewing grows in Livingston County

Associated Press – Michigan’s craft beer industry is growing at such a fast rate that even industry leaders can’t keep up with all of the action. That pace is anticipated in Livingston County, given Brewery Becker’s recent opening in Brighton, the ongoing build-out of a pending new establishment in Genoa Township and plans to covert […]

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$870K federal grant to pay for 3 new Washtenaw County buses

ANN ARBOR — A U.S. Department of Transportation grant of nearly $ 870,000 will be used to buy three new buses to help increase service between Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti in Washtenaw County. The 40-foot expansion buses will be used along the Washtenaw Avenue corridor. The grant was announced Thursday by U.S. Sens. Carl Levin […]

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GM retiree wins Wayne County seniors’ spelling bee

‘Memento’ was the word that it came down to at the 8th Annual Wayne County Senior Spelling Bee in Brownstown Township on Wednesday. Full News here – freep

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Get used to orange barrels, Oakland County

Brace yourself, Oakland County, you’re about to be blessed with a little more road construction. The Road Commission for Oakland County recently received $ 13.3 million in road funds, including $ 6.1 million in state Roads and Risk Reserve monies and $ 7.2 million in RRR moola to the Michigan Department of Transportation, which has […]

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Mail must be delivered to Livingston County jail inmates, court says

An appeals court won’t stop the delivery of mail at the Livingston County jail from the American Civil Liberties Union. Full News here – freep

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Old Wayne County Building to sell for $  13.4 million

Old Wayne County Building to sell for $13.4 million

Kirk Pinho – The vacant Old Wayne County Building at 600 Randolph St. and a county-owned parking lot at 400 E. Fort St. in downtown Detroit are being sold to a private New York City investment group for $ 13.4 million. The 250,000-square-foot building was built between 1897 and 1902 and was home to Wayne […]

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Appeals court won’t let Oakland County Clerk enter statement in Michigan gay marriage ban case

The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday denied Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown permission to file a statement in support of a Hazel Park couple who sued the state over Michigan’s gay marriage ban. Full News here – Detroit News

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Local Unions Throwing Support Behind Democrat Cavanaugh For County

Local Unions Throwing Support Behind Democrat Cavanaugh For County … DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit's largest coalition of unions is endorsing Democrat Phil Cavanaugh for Wayne County Executive. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 25 leaders made the announcement Monday afternoon in … Full News here – Read more on CBS Local

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Census Bureau: 64,000 fewer people in Wayne County

Detroit — The dramatic population decline in Wayne County continues, while suburbs are slowly growing, according to population estimates released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. Full News here – Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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Washtenaw County tax foreclosures: See list of 75 auction items up for bid

The Washtenaw County Treasurer has released a full list of properties headed to tax foreclosure auction this summer after the owners failed to pay their 2011 real property taxes. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Kent County Land Bank may help its enemies by offering to clear up their ‘clouded’ titles

“We may not necessarily agree with what they’re doing, but we are interested in making a profit,” said Greg McKee of Midwest Properties. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Top 5: What’s next for these undeveloped properties in Washtenaw County?

In the midst of Washtenaw County’s construction boom, some properties that once had promises of redevelopment still sit empty, leaving a question mark on the future of those sites. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Michigan Lottery: Oakland County home to $777,777 Diamond 7′s game winner

DETROIT, MI — An Oakland County resident has received a huge payday this week for winning the Michigan Lottery’s Diamond 7′s game. The winner, who chooses to remain anonymous, hails from New Hudson and recently collected her $ 777,777 prize at the lottery headquarters in Lansing. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Q&A: Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson: ‘I’m going to run in 2016′

ROYAL OAK, MI — The Aug. 10, 2012 car crash that nearly killed Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson certainly hasn’t damaged his colorful wit. Full News here – Detroit News

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