Patriotism/Military

Published October 7, 2021

ROYAL OAK — Since the passage of state legislation allowing state tax filers to support the Michigan World War II Legacy Memorial Fund in 2018 and 2019, the nonprofit initiative has continued to make progress.

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Published October 7, 2021

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — It’s a group that no one is invited to join. Instead, families become members upon the death of a loved one in the military.

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Published October 6, 2021

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — To Ronald Navickas, Selfridge Air National Guard Base is a spot he can go to relive old memories

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Published September 27, 2021

ROYAL OAK — From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, the Royal Oak Historical Commission will host its annual Civil War program at the historic Orson Starr House, 3123 N. Main St., south of 13 Mile Road.

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Published September 23, 2021

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — To this day, Raymond “Bud” Rose golfs and is even the cornhole champion at a local senior living community.

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Published September 23, 2021

TROY — People around the world watched in real time as the United States military pulled out of Afghanistan after nearly 20 years of conflict there.

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Published September 22, 2021

TROY — World War II veteran and Troy resident Andy Coubrough Jr. took to the skies Sept. 5, more than 75 years after his service in the Pacific theater.

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Published September 22, 2021

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Sept. 17 was National Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Recognition Day.

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Published September 22, 2021

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — He spent 17 days at ground zero after 9/11, providing medical care for first responders.

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Published September 21, 2021

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — The Louisa St. Clair Society chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution kicked off Constitution Week — Sept. 17 to 23 — in a special way this year.

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Published September 21, 2021

C&G Newspapers

ROSEVILLE/WARREN — Welcome home. Those are two words every veteran wants to hear when they finish serving their country and return to civilian life.

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Published September 18, 2021

DETROIT — On the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States, Chief Brian Kanigowski, of the Roseville Fire Department, was invited to throw out a ceremonial first pitch on behalf of all firefighters before the Detroit Tigers met the Tampa Bay Rays at Comerica Park.

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Published September 8, 2021

MADISON HEIGHTS/HAZEL PARK — This year marks the 20th anniversary of the events of Sept. 11, 2001 — the fateful day when terrorists hijacked commercial airliners and flew them into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, while another crashed into a field in Pennsylvania.

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Published September 8, 2021

ROCHESTER — It’s been 20 years since the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, and the Rochester Fire Department is doing its part to make sure we never forget.

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Published September 8, 2021

GROSSE POINTES — It was a devastating day that changed life in America in a matter of hours. Sept. 11, 2001, dawned like any other, but before the morning was over, a band of terrorists would claim thousands of innocent lives as the nation watched television news coverage in horror.

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Published September 7, 2021

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Many people alive on Sept. 11, 2001, remember exactly where they were or what they were doing that morning.

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Published September 4, 2021

C&G Newspapers

MACOMB COUNTY — Nearly two decades have passed since the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil took place.

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Published September 3, 2021

BLOOMFIELD HILLS/FRANKLIN — Hung on a concrete wall in the Bloomfield Hills Public Safety station is a large, framed gallery of photos from Sept. 11, 2001.

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Published September 2, 2021

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — The military general was described as a caring man. Michael Peplinski, of Macomb Township, died Aug. 7 at the age of 63.

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Published August 25, 2021

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Over 100 golfers gathered to hit the fairways, all to help a part of Selfridge history.

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