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Published November 12, 2019

BERKLEY — The Berkley High School BeDrama Club’s fall play won’t take on the unusual structure one might expect.

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Published November 12, 2019

OAKLAND COUNTY — Thanks to several contested elections, the voter turnout for cities in the Woodward Talk’s coverage area was higher than usual.

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Published November 12, 2019

BIRMINGHAM — Just a few weeks after the state of Michigan said that Birmingham had high lead levels in water at certain homes, like several other municipalities sampled under new testing standards, the city has invited residents to a community water forum to discuss the issue.

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Published November 12, 2019

BIRMINGHAM/BLOOMFIELD — For every ending, there is an opportunity for a new beginning. That was the idea behind the formation of Orchestra Sono, a nonprofit organization formed in 2018 from the 40-year-old Birmingham Bloomfield Symphony Orchestra, which had been on hiatus for three years, according to Sono’s music director, Andrew Neer.

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Published November 12, 2019

ROYAL OAK/WEST BLOOMFIELD — When Andrew Downs, 23, of Royal Oak, witnessed his first Dance Mobility class at the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in West Bloomfield, he thought, “I can do that.”

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Published November 8, 2019

ST. CLAIR SHORES — A partnership that began several years ago with a wig for one child has expanded to police departments across the state, where officers are growing their beards in an effort to raise money and awareness for children experiencing hair loss.

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Published November 8, 2019

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Students in two St. Clair Shores school districts will get new technology, new classrooms and rehabilitated facilities after voters in both districts approved measures Nov. 5 that will pay for items outside of the general fund.

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Published November 8, 2019

CENTER LINE — Voters in Center Line have picked Aaron Delikta and James Reid to represent them on the City Council for the next four years.

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Published November 8, 2019

WARREN/STERLING HEIGHTS/CLINTON TOWNSHIP — A former Warren Consolidated Schools student who served 19 years in the U.S. Marine Corps was to be buried with military honors Nov. 12, after press time, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.

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Published November 8, 2019

WARREN — Voters waited past midnight for absentee ballots to be tallied in Warren. In the end, those votes told the story, pushing Mayor Jim Fouts to a historic fourth term.

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Published November 8, 2019

WARREN — With Warren’s absentee voter totals still unavailable and the results uncertain after midnight on Election Day, no one really knew what the new-look City Council would look like.

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Published November 8, 2019

MOUNT CLEMENS — ’Tis the season for community outreach to aid those in need. In Mount Clemens, that means a communitywide food drive benefiting the Macomb Food Program. Donations are being accepted Nov. 11-21.

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Published November 8, 2019

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — The North Star is the anchor of the northern sky, an inspirational signal using its glow to help guide humanity toward a purposeful direction. And now it’s also an artistic fixture in Harrison Township.

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Published November 7, 2019

KEEGO HARBOR — Residents in Keego Harbor voted down a ballot question that aimed to regulate the sale of marijuana.

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Published November 6, 2019

GROSSE POINTE CITY — Grosse Pointe City will be swearing in a new mayor and City Council member at its next meeting at 7 p.m. Nov. 18 at the Neighborhood Club.

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Published November 6, 2019

EASTPOINTE — Incumbent Sarah Lucido and former Eastpointe Mayor Harvey Curley have been elected to the Eastpointe City Council in the city’s first election using ranked-choice voting.

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Published November 6, 2019

WARREN — The voting majority in two local districts supported its schools by passing millages Nov. 5, according to unofficial results from the Macomb County Clerk’s Office.

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Published November 6, 2019

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OAKLAND COUNTY — On Nov. 5, voters in the Oakland Community College district, which includes almost all of Oakland County and parts of Lapeer, Livingston and Washtenaw counties, overwhelmingly passed the college’s operating millage renewal.

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Published November 6, 2019

ROCHESTER — Voters in the Rochester Community Schools district passed a 1.5 mill 10-year sinking fund proposal Nov. 5, according to unofficial results from the Oakland County Elections Division. 

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Published November 6, 2019

FARMINGTON HILLS — Two familiar faces are joined by two first-timers to make up Farmington Hills City Council.

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