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Detroit teachers ratify contract, will get 7% raisecan buy homes from the Detroit Land Bank for half price, Mayor Mike Duggan anno
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 minutes ago
can buy homes from the Detroit Land Bank for half price, Mayor Mike Duggan announced Friday. Leah Graham/Special to the Detroit Free Press Detroit teachers have ratified a contract that will give them a 7% increase in their pay over the next... Read more
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Red Wings draftee Filip Larsson aims to impress Sweden in Plymouthmedia in response to photos showing the Little Caesars mascot being painted on
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
media in response to photos showing the Little Caesars mascot being painted on the new Detroit arena's roof. JC Reindl, Detroit Free Press Goaltender Filip Larsson arrived early with the rest of Sweden’s under-20 team at USA Hockey Arena in... Read more
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Martha Stewart, USA TODAY NETWORK join forces for nationwide food and wine eventsattendees to try, seminars and kitchen displays. Stewart will headline four of
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
attendees to try, seminars and kitchen displays. Stewart will headline four of them, including the inaugural event with the Detroit Free Press on Sept. 16. Legacy media companies are increasingly turning to hosting events as a way to earn money and... Read more
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Michigan basketball hires DeAndre Haynes as assistant coachon his team's way to the Big Ten tournament March 8, 2017, and how it has chang
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
on his team's way to the Big Ten tournament March 8, 2017, and how it has changed him. Recorded May 13, 2017. Eric Seals, Detroit Free Press John Beilein admitted earlier this month that his search to fill two open assistant coaching jobs was... Read more
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Motown Museum to start expansion this fall, eyes 2019 completionAssociates is the project's architect of record, with Chicago firm Perkins + Wi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Associates is the project's architect of record, with Chicago firm Perkins + Will involved in design work. Contact Detroit Free Press music writer Brian McCollum: 313-223-4450 or bmccollum@freepress.com. Read or Share this story:... Read more
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Breitbart
Investigators: Michigan Mother Left Infant Son in a Car Seat to Die While She Smoked Potat her apartment alone from 9 a.m. Monday, July 17 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday July
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
at her apartment alone from 9 a.m. Monday, July 17 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday July 19, court records state. According to the Detroit Free Press, Johnson told investigators she gave him a bottle the morning of July 17 and left his diaper... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
More controversy for Brian Calley's 'Clean Michigan' campaignspokeswoman Laura Biehl declined comment, saying she can only speak for Calley
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 hours ago
spokeswoman Laura Biehl declined comment, saying she can only speak for Calley in his official capacity as lieutenant-governor. Contact Paul Egan: 517-372-8660 or pegan@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter @paulegan4. © 2017 Detroit F... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Judge upholds ruling barring state money for private schoolsOfficials. The defendants: the state of Michigan, Gov. Rick Snyder, the Michig
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 hours ago
Officials. The defendants: the state of Michigan, Gov. Rick Snyder, the Michigan Department of Education and State Superintendent Brian Whiston. Contact Lori Higgins: 313-222-6651, lhiggins@freepress.com or @LoriAHiggins © 2017 Detroit Free... Read more
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3rd suicide this year again draws attention to Macomb County jailthose arrested and a full-service pretrial services program, says the author of
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
those arrested and a full-service pretrial services program, says the author of a comprehensive new study. Christina Hall/Detroit Free Press Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham confirmed this morning that an inmate hung himself in the Macomb... Read more
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Predicting Michigan football's depth chart for 2017 seasonduring the Wolverines last practice at Stadio dei Marmi in Rome on Saturday, Ap
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
during the Wolverines last practice at Stadio dei Marmi in Rome on Saturday, April 29, 2017. (Photo: Romain Blanquart, Detroit Free Press) Competitors: Brandon Peters, John O’Korn Outlook: Speight was a capable first-year starter, leading the... Read more
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Detroit Tigers' Justin Wilson also drawing interest from New York Yankeestake batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Roya
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
take batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Royals on July 26, 2017. Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press There are still nearly four full days until the trade deadline and even the Detroit Tigers would admit... Read more
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This is what it's like to be a Detroit Tigers fan right nowtake batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Roya
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
take batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Royals on July 26, 2017. Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press Hug a Detroit Tigers fan today. They need it. It's been a grueling season for our Boys of Summer, who... Read more
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MLive.com
Kid Rock holding off on U.S. Senate run, but doesn't rule it outis exploring a run. The musician's name was first floated as a possibility for
MLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
is exploring a run. The musician's name was first floated as a possibility for U.S. Senate in February by conservative Livingston County activist Wes Nakagiri, who told the Detroit Free Press Kid Rock "would generate as much excitement as Trump di... Read more
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Business Wire
USA TODAY NETWORK and Sequential Brands Group Announce Multi-Year Strategic Partnership to License the Martha Stewart Brand in Connection with the Food & Wine Experience Event Seriesfavorite recipes and techniques. Stewart will also be on hand for fan meet-and-
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
favorite recipes and techniques. Stewart will also be on hand for fan meet-and-greets at the following locations and dates: Detroit Free Press Food & Wine Experience, Sat., Sept. 16; Ventura County Star Food & Wine Experience, Sun., Oct. 1;... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan woman invents fragrance made specifically for drinking wineof Riesling (white peach, Anjou pear, bergamot, raspberry leaf); Notes of PInot
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
of Riesling (white peach, Anjou pear, bergamot, raspberry leaf); Notes of PInot Grigio (yuzu grapefruit, starfruit, green apple, camellia); Notes of Cabernet (pink peppercorn, black cherry, tobacco flower, vintage leather). © 2017 Detroit Free P... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Kid Rock: I haven't decided yet on Senate runalready scheduled for six nights in September at Detroit's new Little Caesars A
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
already scheduled for six nights in September at Detroit's new Little Caesars Arena. To run in Michigan's Aug. 7, 2018, primary, Kid Rock would be required to collect 15,000 petition signatures and submit them by April 24. © 2017 Detroit Free P... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bruce Rondon incites worst moment of an embarrassing Detroit Tigers seasontake batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Roya
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
take batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Royals on July 26, 2017. Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press On the Detroit Tigers’ best play of the game Wednesday, Jose Iglesias made the worst play. If there was... Read more
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International Business Times
Young mother 'strapped her baby in a car seat and starved it to death' responsibilities, when she wrote: "How U A Man & [don't care] About Yo Own Seed
International Business Times / Posted 11 hours ago
responsibilities, when she wrote: "How U A Man & [don't care] About Yo Own Seed! Sound Like A Weak Bi**h To Me !" The Detroit Free Press reported that she was the victim of domestic violence in 2016 carried out by the father of her daughter.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Michigan mom allegedly killed baby by strapping him in car seat for 2 days without food or watermurder and first-degree child abuse in the death of her son, Noah Johnson, acco
Boston Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
murder and first-degree child abuse in the death of her son, Noah Johnson, according to court records obtained by the Detroit Free Press. Johnson allegedly told police she intentionally left the child in his car seat in the apartment where... Read more
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Taco fest coming to West Riverfront Park next monthtruck, prepares tacos for a customer at Loncheria El Parian taco truck, Friday,
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
truck, prepares tacos for a customer at Loncheria El Parian taco truck, Friday, July 7, 2017 in Detroit. (Photo: Junfu Han, Detroit Free Press) El Nacimiento, on Vernor in southwest Detroit, plans to serve its authentic Mexico street tacos that... Read more
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Detroit 67:cop calls riot a war that killed cityend, 43 people were killed, 7,231 were arrested and 2,509 buildings were destro
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
end, 43 people were killed, 7,231 were arrested and 2,509 buildings were destroyed by fire or looting. According to a 1967 Detroit Free Press survey that followed the riot, blacks identified police brutality as the No. 1 problem they faced in the... Read more
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Seniors, city living drive metro Detroit's housing market changeA new report outlines the changes coming to Southeast Michigan's housing market
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
A new report outlines the changes coming to Southeast Michigan's housing markets. John Gallagher, Detroit Free Press Southeast Michigan's housing markets have endured a roller-coaster ride in recent years. Don't expect that to settle down any time... Read more
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A look at the key players snared in UAW/Fiat Chrysler indictmentVice President General Holiefield as he talks during the UAW Constitutional Con
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
Vice President General Holiefield as he talks during the UAW Constitutional Convention at Cobo Center . (Photo: Eric Seals, Detroit Free Press) General Holiefield: Holiefield was first elected one of the UAW's vice presidents in 2006. UAW vice... Read more
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Nonprofit Bees in the D hit the roof to reverse decline in honey bee populationshowing how calm the bees are on the roof of the Detroit City Distillery in Det
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
showing how calm the bees are on the roof of the Detroit City Distillery in Detroit. (Photo: Rodney Coleman-Robinson, Detroit Free Press) So on any given day, you can find Peterson working on rooftops in metro Detroit caring for bees and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
I smell like wine! And you can, too!Introducing ... perfume that smells like vino. Sort of. Georgea Kovanis, Detroi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
Introducing ... perfume that smells like vino. Sort of. Georgea Kovanis, Detroit Free Press Today's fragrance of choice is wine; specifically, the darling of summer wines, rosé. And unlike any of the other times I've found myself doused in wine —... Read more
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Insider: How Tigers may have sabotaged Anibal Sanchez's trade valueOne of the fine mansions of Detroit’s historic Boston-Edison District has just
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
One of the fine mansions of Detroit’s historic Boston-Edison District has just come on the market. Detroit Free Press In an alternate universe, Anibal Sanchez made his start on Wednesday night amid swirling trade rumors in a market where many teams... Read more
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Tigers' Daniel Norris tried to pitch through injury, dug 'deeper hole'take batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Roya
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
take batting practice at Comerica Park before the Tigers' game against the Royals on July 26, 2017. Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press Daniel Norris is sick of the needles. A third was awaiting him on Wednesday afternoon, a cortisone shot,... Read more
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Experts sound alarm, call Detroit water shutoffs a public health crisisthe city is making strides in helping its citizens. Gary Brown, the director D
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the city is making strides in helping its citizens. Gary Brown, the director DWSD, sent over a statement to the Detroit Free Press saying that the department was "committed to helping Detroiters keep their water service" noting that in... Read more
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Now in 5th year, Mo Pop eager to expand Detroit presenceRelive the Mo Pop music festival weekend in Detroit in two minutes. Salwan Geor
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Relive the Mo Pop music festival weekend in Detroit in two minutes. Salwan Georges, Detroit Free Press For the team behind the third-annual Mo Pop Festival, no news could be the best news. The music fest might always be remembered for its move to... Read more
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Ford recalling 117,000 vehicles for bolt issueU.S. later this year on the new version of the Japanese automaker's all-electri
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
U.S. later this year on the new version of the Japanese automaker's all-electric Leaf. Journalists tried out the system during a drive starting from the company's Technical Center in Farmington Hills on July 18. Eric D. Lawrence, Detroit Free... Read more
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Take a Tour of the Detroit Free Press Newsroom!Meet your favorite local journalists, attend a news meeting and take a tour of
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Meet your favorite local journalists, attend a news meeting and take a tour of your community's newsroom -- the Detroit Free Press. We're opening the doors of our downtown Detroit Newsroom to our readers. Our first tour and second tours were a lot... Read more
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CEO Jim Hackett tells Wall Street why Ford is coolshake-up on Monday, May 22, 2017 at the Ford Motor Company World Headquarters i
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
shake-up on Monday, May 22, 2017 at the Ford Motor Company World Headquarters in Dearborn. (Photo: Elaine Cromie, Detroit Free Press) Much of Hackett's introductory speech was aimed at making the case that Ford has survived all of these... Read more
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Wife of former UAW VP and Fiat Chrysler executive indictedthe Labor Management Relations Act. Morgan was married to Holiefield, who died
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the Labor Management Relations Act. Morgan was married to Holiefield, who died in March 2015. (Photo: Regina H. Boone, Detroit Free Press) The payments occurred between 2009 and 2014 when Iacobelli and Holiefield held the top roles in the... Read more
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Dignitaries get preview of Amazon's Livonia warehouseonline retailer, gave a first glimpse Wednesday of its still under-construction
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
online retailer, gave a first glimpse Wednesday of its still under-construction warehouse in Livonia Frank Witsil/Detroit Free Press Amazon.com, the Seattle-base online retailer, gave a first glimpse this morning of its still... Read more
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Insider: Money still a big factor as Tigers approach trade deadlineand describes the play of the three prospects the Tigers acquired in return on
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
and describes the play of the three prospects the Tigers acquired in return on July 18 in Kansas City. Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press And no matter which way you look at it, money remains the biggest factor influencing the team and their... Read more
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Detroit Lions training camp 2017: Position-by-position previewand the other 31 NFL teams fall in the Free Press' preseason power rankings for
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
and the other 31 NFL teams fall in the Free Press' preseason power rankings for the 2017 season. Video by Marlowe Alter, Detroit Free Press Wochit When the Detroit Lions moved training camp from Saginaw Valley State to their Allen Park practice... Read more
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Detroit Lions to host joint workout with New England Patriotsand the other 31 NFL teams fall in the Free Press' preseason power rankings for
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
and the other 31 NFL teams fall in the Free Press' preseason power rankings for the 2017 season. Video by Marlowe Alter, Detroit Free Press Wochit The Detroit Lions will get a longer than usual look at last year's Super Bowl champions during the... Read more
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Short's Brewing Co. sells 20% stake to Heinekendifferent beers Friday, July 21, 2017 at Michigan Brewers Guild's Summer Beer F
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
different beers Friday, July 21, 2017 at Michigan Brewers Guild's Summer Beer Festival in Ypsilanti. (Photo: Robert Allen /Detroit Free Press) Of course, Heineken's deal with Lagunitas started with a 50% stake in 2015 before acquiring the rest of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Pistons will wear Flagstar logo on game jerseys this seasonFootball Club, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Lions and the University of Michigan
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
Football Club, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Lions and the University of Michigan athletics program. It also sponsored the Detroit Free Press Marathon in the past, and now sponsors half-marathons staged by Capstone Event Group in Detroit, Lansing... Read more
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TSN
Tigers could sell hard ahead of trade deadlinetrying to link Kinsler with reliever Justin Wilson and move a veteran salary."
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trying to link Kinsler with reliever Justin Wilson and move a veteran salary." As for Verlander, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press broke down his potential market, writing the Tigers would likely need to cover nearly half of Verlander's... Read more
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Candidates raise millions for 2018 race for Michigan governorTuesday. Republicans Joseph Derose of Williamston, Evan Space of Lansing and M
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Tuesday. Republicans Joseph Derose of Williamston, Evan Space of Lansing and Mark McFarlin of Pinconning had also not filed reports. Contact Paul Egan: 517-372-8660 or pegan@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter @paulegan4. © 2017 Detroit Free Pr... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Snag that Up North cottage you always wanted in Michigan auctionTawas Community Center Description: An abandoned seasonal cottage in poor cond
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Tawas Community Center Description: An abandoned seasonal cottage in poor condition. Or as the official description reads: “This is gonna need a lot of work, tucked in on a private road could be a great up north adventure!” © 2017 Detroit Free Pr... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Millions in Michigan exposed to potentially unsafe chemicals in their waterexceed health guidelines identified by the Environmental Working Group can buy
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
exceed health guidelines identified by the Environmental Working Group can buy home water filtration systems, such as a reverse-osmosis or charcoal filter system, that effectively reduce or eliminate certain contaminants. © 2017 Detroit Free... Read more
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WATCH: Interviews from the 'Detroit' movie premiere's red carpetcame out to experience the glitz and glam of the 'Detroit' movie premiere at th
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
came out to experience the glitz and glam of the 'Detroit' movie premiere at the Fox Theatre in Detroit. Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press 'Detroit director' Kathryn Bigelow walks the red carpet at the Fox. Mandi Wright/Detroit Free PressWIll... Read more
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Candidates raise millions for 2018 race for Michigan governorthe $1 million mark in their campaign fund-raising. Shri Thanedar, Democratic
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the $1 million mark in their campaign fund-raising. Shri Thanedar, Democratic candidate for governor. (Photo: Junfu Han, Detroit Free Press) So did two Republicans: Attorney General Bill Schuette and Lt. Gov. Brian Calley. Both are seen as... Read more
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Deadly love: Women are most likely to be killed by an intimate partner, CDC reportsCircuit Court in Detroit on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, after he admitted to murd
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Circuit Court in Detroit on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, after he admitted to murdering her four children. (Photo: Ryan Garza, Detroit Free Press) It happened last year in Dearborn Heights, too, when Gregory Green shot his wife, Faith Harris-Green,... Read more
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'Detroit' gets Hollywood-style, red-carpet premiere at the Fox Theatreof 'Detroit' directed by Kathryn Bigelow at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on Tuesd
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
of 'Detroit' directed by Kathryn Bigelow at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (Photo: Romain Blanquart/Detroit Free Press) Outside the Fox before the movie started, fans were eager to see how the events of '67 would be... Read more
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Hurley nurses pushing back as labor negotiations break downForbes' suspension from Hurley after she let the press into a union meeting. Mo
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Forbes' suspension from Hurley after she let the press into a union meeting. Monday, July 24, 2017. (Photo: Leah Graham, Detroit Free Press) Flores, the chairman of Hurley Medical Center's board of managers, tucked his rubber gardening gloves... Read more
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Political divide widens in rallies for Trump, forum for Democratic candidatespolitical events Monday, the political divide between Republicans and Democrats
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
political events Monday, the political divide between Republicans and Democrats was on prominent display. Kathleen Gray/Detroit Free Press Republican supporters of President Donald Trump are working overtime to make sure his record of... Read more
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Top 10 Takeover dines at Ima in CorktownA look at the Detroit Free Press/Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Top 10 Takeover at
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
A look at the Detroit Free Press/Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Top 10 Takeover at IMA. Katrina Turnbow/Special to the Detroit Free Press The Top 10 Takeover dining series visits Ima in Corktown, which was named one of the Detroit Free Press/Metro... Read more
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