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Monster Jam’s ‘Avenger,’ truck drivers to party with fans before Detroit Lions game at Ford Field

DETROIT, MI — If you’re looking for a unique tailgating event Sunday at Ford Field before the Lions game against the New Orleans Saints, you won’t have to travel too far. Michigan native and Monster Jam truck driver Jim Koehler, known to his fans as “Mr. Excitement,” and Fox Sports 1 “Cleatus” Monster Jam truck […]

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With 2015 F-150, Ford aims to improve on the most essential part of the pickup: the box

For the 2015 Ford F-150, arriving at dealerships before the end of the year, a team at Ford was not necessarily trying to reinvent the cart, but certainly wanted to improve upon it, said Alana Strager, a Ford F-150 program analyst who, with Ford engineer Adrian Aguirre, considered where the pickup bed came from and […]

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Ford adds 850 jobs in Dearborn to help build new F-150

Ford Motor Co. announced Monday it is adding 850 more jobs at its Dearborn Truck Plant in the Dearborn-based Ford Rouge Center to help build the all-new, 2015 F-150 truck. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Detroit Lions laser pointer fan receives lifetime ban from Ford Field events, team president confirms

DETROIT, MI — The teenage fan who used a laser pointer at Sunday’s Detroit Lions game to distract Buffalo Bills players at Ford Field has been banned from events at the venue for life, Lions team president Tom Lewand said. Lewand confirmed the extent of the ban on Friday during an appearance on WJR 760 […]

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Ford Arts, Beats & Eats delivers over $360K to local non-profits; economic impact ‘in millions’

DETROIT, MI — A portion of proceeds from the 17th annual Ford Arts, Beats & Eats festival in downtown Royal Oak over the summer paid off big-time for local non-profits and community organizations. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit's Eastern Market, Ford Motor Co. to host Harvest Celebration aimed at

Detroit's Eastern Market, Ford Motor Co. to host Harvest Celebration aimed at … The event is aimed to "raise funds and awareness of the market's mission to not only be a provider and resource of fresh food, but also an economic driver fueling the regional food system development in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan," according to […]

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Detroit's Eastern Market, Ford Motor Co. to host Harvest Celebration aimed at

Detroit's Eastern Market, Ford Motor Co. to host Harvest Celebration aimed at … The event is aimed to "raise funds and awareness of the market's mission to not only be a provider and resource of fresh food, but also an economic driver fueling the regional food system development in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan," according to […]

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Detroit’s Eastern Market, Ford Motor Co. to host Harvest Celebration aimed at food access

DETROIT, MI — Eastern Market Corp. and the Ford Motor Company Fund are expected to announce Oct. 16 a plan to improve access to healthy, affordable food — and give the region an economic boost. The two companies will hold an inaugural Harvest Celebration at 6:30 p.m. that day in Shed 3 that will include […]

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Batman v Superman: Ben Affleck tours Detroit auto factories, gets sold on GM & Ford brands

DETROIT, MI — Ben Affleck reportedly has quickly developed fondness for Detroit as he continues work on “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” here in the Motor City. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Ford Airport passenger activity dips in August following strong start to summer

A strong month of passenger activity in July at Gerald R. Ford International Airport didn’t spill over into August. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Henry Ford Health System CEO Nancy Schlichting to retire; Wright Lassiter to transition to CEO

Henry Ford Health System CEO Nancy Schlichting to retire; Wright Lassiter to transition to CEO

Jay Greene – Nancy Schlichting, 59, CEO of Henry Ford Health System, announced today that she will retire in December 2016. Wright Lassiter III, 51, currently CEO at Alameda Health System in Oakland, Calif., has been hired to start Dec. 15 as president of Henry Ford Health System. Lassiter, whom Schlichting said she met last […]

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Ford adds 1,200 jobs at Kansas City plant

Ford Motor Co. announced Thursday it is adding 1,200 new jobs and a second shift at its Kansas City Assembly plant, where it builds the all-new Ford Transit van. Full News here – Detroit News

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Ford recalls 74,000 hybrid SUVs for stalling problem

ord is recalling about 74,000 older-model gas-electric hybrid SUVs in the U.S. and Canada to fix a stalling problem. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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WATCH: The Suburban Ford 7 Sports Cave

The Suburban Ford 7 Sports Cave is back today at a brand new time, 10:30 a.m. There’s also a new format for the show, as now, the main focus becomes college football. Full News here – Sports | WXYZ

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2015 Ford Mustang production starting in Michigan

The 2015 Mustang – set to go on sale in the U.S. this fall – celebrates the 50th anniversary of the vehicle and its introduction to the global market. The vehicle, including right-hand-drive models, will be exported to more than 120 countries. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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