The C & G Editorial staff selected some of the top stories that appeared in our recent print editions.
STAFF FAVORITE — MAY 2013:
Automatic budget cuts hit home
U.S. Navy cuts funding to regional sea cadet program
About the reporter: Robert Guttersohn primarily covers Royal Oak and Clawson crime, schools and government and writes for the Royal Oak Review. He enjoys writing enterprise and human-interest stories.
About the story: Robert first heard of the budget cuts to the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps through a letter written to him from a Clawson parent. The story quickly became much larger than Clawson and Metro Detroit when he learned orders to end funding to the program came from the Pentagon.
Former city manager recounts Boston Marathon
Jon Austin finished the marathon before bombs went off
Where's Michigan's morale?
Snyder said Michiganders need to speak more positively about state — but is there anything good to say?
Foundation brings golf to those with disabilities
Head of the class
Four Clintondale baseball players to graduate at, near top of senior class
GROSSE POINTE FARMS
A show of 'Love'
'I Love Lucy' volleyball tournament in honor of teen cancer patient Lucy Loch
Victim set on fire while pregnant recalls ordeal for jury
Prosecutor says baby's father conspired with a friend to murder in May 2012