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Ash Wednesday marks start of Lent for Christians

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent for Christians, a 40-day journey of prayer, penance and self-denial in preparation for Easter. Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron blesses and distributed ashes with the sign of the cross during Mass at St. Aloysius Church. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Oakland University marks graduation milestone

Associated Press – Oakland University surpasses 100,000 graduates. Oakland University, which began as an extension of Michigan State University and once was what an administrator called “a no-name school” has surpassed 100,000 graduates. The Oakland Press reports (http://bit.ly/16TKrlj ) Friday that OU marked its 100,000 graduate this month during its winter commencement ceremony. It corresponds […]

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Run marks Day of the Dead celebrations in Detroit

Run marks Day of the Dead celebrations in Detroit Southwest Detroit will come alive with runners and others marking the Day of the Dead. The Run of the Dead 5K and 10K races will be held Saturday morning through two of the area's historic cemeteries, Holy Cross and Woodmere. The event is intended to … Full […]

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Detroit Tigers grades: J.D. Martinez's breakout year earns him highest marks

Detroit Tigers grades: J.D. Martinez's breakout year earns him highest marks … Editor's note: Tigers reporter James Schmehl is handing out grades for players over the next four days. Today, he's grading the Detroit Tigers' outfielders. DETROIT — We've graded the starting pitchers and the relievers. Now, it's time to turn our … Full News […]

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Detroit Tigers grades: J.D. Martinez’s breakout year earns him highest marks among outfielders

How much of the Tigers’ overall success at the plate came off the bats of their outfielders? Let’s take a shot at grading all eight players who patrolled the outfield at Comerica Park. Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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University of Michigan marks ‘banner’ bicentennial

Ann Arbor — University of Michigan musicians are tuning up for tributes to ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ during the song’s 200th anniversary. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Detroit marks 9/11 attacks anniversary

Detroit’s leaders gathered in Campus Martius Park to remember those who lost their lives in the September 11th attacks. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Northville school district gets high marks in finance

Northville is among a rare breed of Michigan school districts that can boast balanced budgets, increased reserves and a low debt burden. And it’s still attracting new families and gaining new students. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Maker Faire Detroit marks 5th year this weekend

The Henry Ford history attraction in suburban Detroit is hosting a festival that celebrates arts, crafts, engineering and technology. Full News here – freep

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Detroit gay pride parade marks weekend festival

Detroit — A parade in downtown Detroit marks the second and final day of the city’s annual gay pride celebration. Full News here – Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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April marks 14th straight month of double-digit home price rise in Metro Detroit

Metro Detroit median home sales prices continued to rise by double digits in April, albeit at a slightly slower pace, suggesting that the rebound since the housing market collapse is ongoing but could be losing a little bit of steam. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Opening of Woodward Garden Apartments marks final phase of major overhaul of Midtown Detroit block

The apartments inside are airy and some have partial views of the downtown Detroit skyline. The ground level commercial space has already been spoken for by at least three major tenants. including Flagstar Bank, the University if Michigan and Anytime Fitness. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Chrysler marks four years of monthly sales gains with 13% increase in March

Chrysler today reported U.S. March sales of 193,915 cars and trucks compared to 171,606 units a year ago. It was Chrysler’s best March sales since 2007. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Online retail gets lowest marks for satisfaction in a decade; tardy holiday delivery to blame

Tom Henderson – Because of unhappiness over delivery issues during the holiday shopping season, satisfaction with online shopping plunged in 2013 to a 12-year low after three years of incremental improvement in the annual American Customer Satisfaction Index of retail and e-commerce that was released Wednesday. Full News here – Crain’s Detroit Business – Latest […]

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Detroit Pistons midseason grades: Middling marks for a team of which more was expected

Substandard grades for the coaching staff and a couple of the Pistons’ bigger-name players reflect a 17-24 season that is only one game better than last year, and two games better than the three years before that, through 41 games. Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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