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Published January 29, 2019

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — After their oldest son, Kevin, died from suicide in March 2013, Gail and John Urso, of Grosse Pointe Park, knew they needed help dealing with the overwhelming grief.

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Published January 29, 2019

TROY — Eleven nurses helping mothers, brand-new babies and families in the Family Birth Center at Beaumont Hospital, Troy, are in the family way themselves.

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Published January 29, 2019

GROSSE POINTE CITY — There are plenty of places where you could buy towels and sheets, but if you wanted to know the difference between sateen and percale, you went to Kramer’s Bed, Bath & Window Fashions in the Village.

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Published January 29, 2019

BIRMINGHAM — What’s the best vacation you’ve ever gone on? In the Birmingham Museum collections are scrapbooks and postcards from lots of vacations, but nothing as extensive as the photos and documents from the adventures of Marjorie Unger, a resident of 327 Ferndale Ave. in Birmingham, who traveled with two friends to Europe.

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Published January 29, 2019

BIRMINGHAM — It began with high school athletic fields and developed into classroom salmon raising, makerspaces and much more. Since 1993, the Birmingham Education Foundation has raised funds to support programs of excellence for local students. Retired Birmingham Public Schools Superintendent John Hoeffler introduced the program.

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Published January 29, 2019

ROYAL OAK  — For many, a top priority in the new year is to increase healthy eating, which for the most part, begins with food purchased at the grocery store. With so many options, it can prove difficult to select the best choices.

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Published January 29, 2019

EASTPOINTE — A small token of appreciation or respect can mean a lot to a veteran, and the Eastern Michigan Women Ordnance Workers chapter of the American Rosie the Riveter Association are working to make their Valentine’s Day a bit brighter. 

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Published January 29, 2019

BERKLEY — With the conversation about allowing recreational marijuana businesses within city limits ongoing, Berkley will hold a town hall meeting to get resident input.

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Published January 29, 2019

When speaking with cast members at Dakota High School in Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” it’s clear they’re thrilled and ready for what lies ahead.

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Published January 28, 2019

MOUNT CLEMENS/HARRISON TOWNSHIP — The first major winter storm of 2019 in southeast Michigan certainly lived up to weather forecasters’ expectations.

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Published January 28, 2019

FARMINGTON HILLS — The Holocaust Memorial Center exhibit “Attitudes and Actions: where can Prejudice Lead?” has three exhibits that include “The Tragedy of War: Japanese American Internment” and “Jehovah’s Witnesses: Faith Under Fire."

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Published January 28, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — The Shelby Community Foundation carried the night away Jan. 25 at the Palazzo Grande on Van Dyke Avenue while also raising funds for community programs with its annual fundraiser called the Snowflake Social.

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Published January 28, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — The new Amazon Distribution Center in Shelby Township will be making big steps in the community soon. With the recent construction of the 1-million-square-foot building on Mound Road and the widening of the road last year, operations are now underway.

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Published January 28, 2019

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SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Savannah Jodway’s experimentation with photography started with taking pictures of creepy dolls and landscapes. But then, like a light turning on, the dual-enrolled student from Utica High School and the Utica Center for Science and Industry grew interested in capturing light on camera.

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Published January 28, 2019

STERLING HEIGHTS — Sterling Heights is about to put the coffee on. The Sterling Heights Parks and Recreation Department is preparing to brew up some fresh winter entertainment with two Irish musical acts during its Sterling Coffeehouse concert series.

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Published January 27, 2019

HUNTINGTON WOODS — “Love, not hate.” That was the chant from supporters of the Huntington Woods Public Library’s Drag Queen Storytime event during a counterprotest to dissenters of the program Saturday, Jan. 26.

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Published January 25, 2019

ST. CLAIR SHORES — In an attempt to make sure that St. Clair Shores is clear about its compliance with state election law, the City Council approved an update to its odd-year primary elections ordinance.

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Published January 25, 2019

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Donald Miller, who served as a judge and an Air Force officer, died Jan. 18. He was 80 years old. Well-known in aviation and in legal circuits, Miller, of Harrison Township, was the husband of Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Candice Miller.

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Published January 25, 2019

ROYAL OAK — Guardians for Animals proves there is strength in numbers. The nonprofit network supports 17 no-kill animal rescues. Together, they have saved nearly 33,200 animals over the past 15 years, including more than 1,700 in 2018 alone.

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Published January 25, 2019

MADISON HEIGHTS — It’s been a mild winter so far, but there have still been days and nights where the temperature dropped to what felt like single digits. This has prompted experts in animal care to remind residents that as a general rule of thumb, if it’s too cold outside for humans, it’s too cold for pets.

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Baldwin Public Library
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'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'
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Warren Consolidated Schools Performing Arts Center
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