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Detroit Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch always wanted ‘more than a new arena’ in bold plan, official says

DETROIT, MI — It was never just about an arena. Take it from George Jackson, the now retired Detroit Economic Growth Corp. CEO and president. Jackson sat in years worth of meetings and was convinced from day one that 85-year-old Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch wanted to do more for his hometown. “What we were […]

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High-speed event organizer says driver fees were non-refundable; the Michigan Mile was cut short

The Michigan Mile driving event was a “standing mile race” where participants race their own cars to compete for the quickest time. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Teacher attrition costs U.S. $2.2B a year, Michigan $59.4M, report says

Roughly half a million U.S. teachers either move or leave the profession each year, attrition that costs the United States up to $ 2.2 billion annually, according to a report from the Alliance for Excellent Education. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Detroit must pay $10K to retrieve secret documents, judge says

Bloomberg – Detroit must pay $ 10,000 to cover the cost of recovering hundreds of confidential documents it accidentally sent to creditors this year during its record municipal bankruptcy, a judge said today.   U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes ordered the city to pay the legal fees of one creditor who fought to force the […]

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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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So it’s not a polar vortex? Weather Service now says it will just get cooler

Around Detroit, the cooldown is set to begin Monday night. By Tuesday night, low temps could reach the 50s. High temps will be about 70. It is not, however, the second coming of a polar vortex, Full News here – freep

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Audit says DHS mishandled allegations of adult abuse

A state audit says the Department of Human Services has fallen short in its job of protecting from abuse vulnerable adults under the agency’s care. Full News here – freep

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DIA collection worth up to $4.6 billion, new report says

The first formal valuation of the entire collection held at the Detroit Institute of Arts finds puts its value between $ 2.8 and $ 4.6 billion. But the report, commissioned as part of Detroit’s ongoing bankruptcy proceedings, cautions that the collection would likely be worth less than half of that in a liquidation. The report […]

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Detroit TV weatherman’s eye loss in fireworks mishap could result in ‘lifetime’ recovery, expert says

DETROIT, MI — A veteran Detroit TV weatherman’s severe eye injury from a Fourth of July fireworks accident in Iowa could result in “a lifetime process” of recovery, a prosthetics expert told MLive.com. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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‘Not one of them cared,’ says Steven Utash’s brother at sentencings

‘You disgust me, and you’re a disgrace to America,’ Mary Utash, Steven Utash’s sister-in-law, said directly to defendant Wonzey Saffold, 30, as she gave her statement at the sentencing of Saffold.. Full News here – freep

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Metro Detroit among top ten areas of U.S for job growth, study says

Since the recession some U.S metros have become more competitive in attracting their shares of the overall jobs added to the labor force, and Metro Detroit is among the top ten metros in the country on this front. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Batman v Superman in Detroit: director Zack Snyder says filming is 'not an un

Batman v Superman in Detroit: director Zack Snyder says filming is 'not an un … DETROIT, MI — The new "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" film that's being shot in Metro Detroit this summer is "not an un-fun job" for director Zack Snyder. Snyder shared his thoughts on the film – slated for a […]

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Kalamazoo Brewery & History Walking Tours are going well, Discover Kalamazoo says

Working in conjunction with West Michigan Beer Tours, Kalamazoo Brewery & History Walking Tours started on the first Saturday in June and will continue through the end of August. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Batman v Superman in Detroit: director Zack Snyder says filming is ‘not an un-fun job’

DETROIT, MI — The new “Batman v Superman” film that’s being shot in Metro Detroit this summer is “not an un-fun job” for director Zack Snyder. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit power outages: service restored to nearly all 140K customers who lost it, DTE Energy says

DETROIT, MI — There’s was good news Thursday morning in Metro Detroit for most of the 140,000 DTE Energy customers who lost service earlier in the week due to high winds and lightning. Full News here – Detroit News

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