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Published October 19, 2017

WARREN — Officers assigned to the Warren Police Department’s Special Operations Unit have arrested the suspect in a string of recent robberies in Warren, St. Clair Shores and Roseville.

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Published October 19, 2017

CENTER LINE/WARREN — A photo of what appeared to be an assault rifle and a statement warning students Don’t come to school tomorrow” has landed a Wolfe Middle School student in juvenile detention facing a threat of terrorism charge.

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Published October 16, 2017

MOUNT CLEMENS — Macomb County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Steve Fox said only one person left alive knows what really happened inside Dona Lawrence’s apartment on the morning of Aug. 10, 2016.

That man, Fox told the jury in Macomb County Circuit Court Oct. 13, is Anthony Iannotti.

Pointing directly at Lawrence’s accused killer during his closing argument, Fox held his finger inches away from Iannotti’s face as he told the jury that the killer sat “with a blank stare” 15 feet from them.

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Published October 13, 2017

WARREN — The Van Dyke Public Schools $62.6 million bond issue that passed in 2008 will provide a bit of savings for taxpayers.

According to a district news release, school officials recently announced the sale of Van Dyke’s 2017 refunding bonds.

The district’s 2017 Refunding Bonds Series C were sold at a true interest rate of 3.08 percent with a final maturity of 2035, a repayment term of approximately 18 years, according to the news release.

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Published October 13, 2017

WARREN — Five people escaped serious injury Oct. 10 thanks to the quick actions of Warren police responding to what was being investigated at press time as a suspicious fire at a motel near Chicago Road and Van Dyke Avenue.

Warren Fire Commissioner Wilburt “Skip” McAdams said fire crews were summoned at 3:13 a.m. to a commercial fire at America’s Best Value Inn & Suites, where they were met by Warren police.

“Police were in the area. They arrived to find fire outside of the apartment, and the fire damaged two units,” McAdams said.

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Published October 13, 2017

CENTER LINE — Better and more efficient versions of the Jaws of Life tools are being delivered to Center Line, thanks to a grant from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation. 

Center Line Public Safety Director Paul Myszenski said the department received a grant in the amount of $19,568 for the purchase of Hurst eDRAULIC tools. The state-of-the-art pieces of equipment, which function on battery power and do not require cumbersome power cords or compressors, are used to spread apart and cut through wreckage wherever extrications of trapped people are required.

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Published October 13, 2017

WARREN — A suspect in a spate of commercial burglaries in Warren, Center Line and at least four other metro Detroit cities has been arrested by Warren police.

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Published October 13, 2017

WARREN — Officials gathered at a vacant lot on Van Dyke Oct. 12 to officially break ground on Warren’s new $5 million multi-use Civic Center, set to include a 9,400-square-foot library, a mini police station and ancillary city offices.

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Published October 13, 2017

WARREN — It has been about 10 years since the former Ridgewood Elementary School on Racine Road was demolished. Now there is a chance the property might be sold to become a new subdivision.

The Ridgewood property — now an empty field surrounded by houses — is located on the north side of Racine, approximately 150 feet east of Dover Avenue, north of 12 Mile Road and west of Schoenherr Road. Warren Woods Public Schools owns the property and is financially responsible for its maintenance.

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Published October 10, 2017

METRO DETROIT — Halloween is a scary time of year, with ghosts and goblins lurking around every corner, but for the millions of families managing food allergies, the most frightening thing about it is often the treats.

“What people might not know is that 1 in 13 kids in the U.S. have a food allergy,” said Nancy Gregory, senior director of communications at Food Allergy Research and Education.

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Published October 10, 2017

WARREN — A suspect in a spate of commercial burglaries in Warren, Center Line and at least four other metro Detroit cities has been arrested by Warren police.

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Published October 10, 2017

WARREN — Navigating the myriad of services available for veterans through the various tiers of local, county, state and federal agencies can be overwhelming and exhausting.

However, there are resources that exist specifically to help veterans with that task. Many of them were assembled Oct. 2 at Macomb Community College in Warren, where about 60 vets had a chance to meet with the experts capable of offering needed guidance and assistance.

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Published October 6, 2017

WARREN/CENTER LINE — Sean Milich said he started abusing prescription drugs after a sports injury in high school. He eventually graduated to heroin and spent years running from addiction.

But on Sept. 24, Milich, 32, and a dozen other recovering addicts at Grace Centers of Hope in Pontiac, ran in a different direction. The team of seven women and six men, each carrying their own burden through recovery, completed the 13.1 miles of the 10th annual McLaren Health Care Brooksie Way’s half-marathon in Rochester. 

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Published October 6, 2017

From sprawling apple orchards to pick-your-own pumpkin patches, Michigan offers plenty of ways to spend a crisp autumn day. But if you’re looking for something a little more active — and you’re up for a challenge — it’s time to get in on the corn maze craze.

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