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Lighthouse of Oakland County CEO John Ziraldo steps down

Lighthouse of Oakland County CEO John Ziraldo steps down

Sherri Welch – John Ziraldo, who led Lighthouse of Oakland County as president and CEO for the past decade, has stepped down. The decision to leave was made in consultation with the Pontiac-based organization’s board of trustees and with the board’s support, Ziraldo said in an email. Ziraldo, 56, said he plans to work closely […]

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Pay, benefits at upcoming Ottawa County job fair reflect growing competition for workers

The Oct. 21 job fair in Holland will feature seven employers who have 120 positions to fill. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Salvation Army of Washtenaw County accepting requests for holiday help

The Salvation Army of Washtenaw County is now accepting requests for its 2014 Christmas Assistance program, as well as volunteers for the holidays. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Rock Ventures blasts Wayne County vote to resume Detroit jail project

Rock Ventures blasts Wayne County vote to resume Detroit jail project

Chad Halcom and Dustin Walsh – Construction cranes could return to the stalled Wayne County Jail project in downtown Detroit after a committee of county commissioners recommended shelving an alternative plan that would clear the way for Rock Ventures LLC to redevelop the site. The committee at a meeting today voted 9-2 to recommend approving […]

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Oakland County approves joining regional water system

Associated Press – The Oakland County Board of Commissioners has approved joining a new regional authority to take over operations of Detroit’s water system. The commissioners voted 18-2 Wednesday night on the Great Lakes Water Authority. Macomb County commissioners are scheduled to vote today. The votes follow earlier approval by the Wayne County Commission and […]

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Owner of home health agencies in Oakland County pleads guilty to $22M in Medicare fraud

Jay Greene – The former owner of two Detroit-area home health agencies has pleaded guilty in federal court for his role in a $ 22 million Medicare fraud ring. Usman Butt, 40, of Shelby Township, who owned Prestige Home Health Services Inc. of Troy and Royal Home Health Care Inc., of Clawson and Troy, pled […]

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Wayne County approves regional water authority

The Wayne County Commission has voted to authorize the county to join the Great Lakes Water Authority. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Affordable housing needs assessment underway for Washtenaw County

How can Washtenaw County work to solve the region’s affordable housing shortage? That’s one of the questions at the center of the Washtenaw County Office of Community & Economic Development’s affordable housing needs assessment, which is underway and slated for completion by the end of 2014. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Gov. Snyder orders flags lowered for Kalkaska County fire official

Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered flags lowered in honor of a Kalkaska County fire official who died after responding to an emergency call. Full News here – freep

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Michigan’s Best Neighborhood Bar: Day 8 takes us to 4 bars in Bay County

Our scheduled visits on Sept. 18: 4:00 p.m. — O’Hares Bar & Grill, 608 E Midland St., Bay City 5:15 p.m. — Stein Hous, 1108 N. Water St., Bay City 6:30 p.m. — Coonan’s Irish Pub, 1004 N. Johnson St., Bay City 7:45 p.m. — Chet’s Corner Bar, 1001 S. Madison Ave., Bay City Full […]

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Wayne County prosecutor: Cuts led to ‘worst two years of my entire criminal justice career’

Police Chief James Craig on Sunday said the city has seen a 12-percent drop in homicides and is headed in the right direction when it comes to public safety. But Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said the situation in her office is the worst its ever been. Full News here – Detroit News

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Top 5 annual tourist events in Kalamazoo County

‘Last year was a good year for us in terms of growth,’ said Greg Ayers, president and chief executive officer of Discover Kalamazoo. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Gilbert blasts idea to finish Wayne County Jail

Dan Gilbert is blasting proposals that would restart construction of the stalled Wayne County Jail project. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Detroit, county execs reach deal on leasing water system to suburbs for $50 million

The suburbs would pay the city $ 50 million a year for 40 years in exchange for creation of the the Great Lakes Water Authority, giving regional leaders a say in system operations. Full News here – Detroit News

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Some school buses in Macomb County getting cameras to record vehicles ignoring their stops

They’re big, they’re yellow and they have flashing red lights. But many drivers still take a high stake gamble by zooming around school buses when they stop to drop off or pick up students. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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