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Editorial: Wayne Co. ‘fail jail’ construction may be criminal

Three more officials were indicted last week in what seems like an endless corruption probe into wrongdoing in Wayne County government; this time, it’s about the fail jail. Full News here – freep

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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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DIA seeks towns in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne counties to display art

DIA seeks towns in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne counties to display art

Sherri Welch – Want to bring a masterpiece to your community? The Detroit Institute of Arts is looking for cities and townships interested in participating in the 2015 Inside/Out program. Now in its sixth year, the program takes high-quality reproductions of famous pieces housed at the museum to town squares, riverfront paths, church fronts and […]

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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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Batman v. Superman in Detroit: Get first look video of Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne stand-in on set

DETROIT, MI — A highly motivated fan captured Thursday footage of a key stand-in tied to the “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” film that’s being shot in Metro Detroit this summer. Ann Arbor resident Dan Newman shared with MLive.com video below that he shot of a stand-in for Ben Affleck that appears to be […]

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A look at the Wayne County Executive candidates

It’s one of the most controversial elections in the upcoming primary. The race for Wayne County Executive has five top candidates squaring off for the Democratic nomination. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Wayne State plans 2015 spring-summer tuition break

Detroit — Wayne State University plans to offer a 30 percent tuition break for classes during the 2015 spring and summer semesters. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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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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Wayne State gets $1.3M grant to address Detroit’s structural racism

Wayne State University has received a $ 1.3 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support a new effort to address issues of structural racism in Detroit. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Mike, Marian Ilitch give $8.5M to Wayne State

Detroit — An $ 8.5 million gift from Mike and Marian Ilitch to Wayne State University will be used to support research and development in surgical technologies. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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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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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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Wayne plan for countywide school tax divisive

Property values and student enrollment will determine the winners and losers if Wayne County voters approve a countywide school millage hike that faces opposition from some wealthier districts. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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Wayne plan for countywide school tax divisive

Property values and student enrollment will determine the winners and losers if Wayne County voters approve a countywide school millage hike that faces opposition from some wealthier districts. Full News here – Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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Wayne State raises tuition 3.2%

Resident undergraduate students attending Wayne State University were hit last year with a steep tuition increase, but this fall costs will go up 3.2 percent. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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