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C&G Newspapers is pleased to have resumed publication. For the time being, our papers will publish on a biweekly basis as we work toward our return to weekly papers. In between issues, and anytime, continue to find local news on our website and look for us on Facebook and Twitter.

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Published July 20, 2020

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OAKLAND COUNTY — Last week, the Michigan Supreme Court ruled against Oakland County in a case that essentially puts an end to the county selling tax-foreclosed homes at auction for a profit.

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Published July 20, 2020

METRO DETROIT — The Michigan High School Athletic Association announced July 17 its plan to start fall sports as scheduled.

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Published July 20, 2020

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BIRMINGHAM/OAKLAND COUNTY — Most of America only knows her as “Grace,” her middle name. But thousands rushed to her defense online, and last week, a caravan was organized to protest the Oakland County Circuit Court’s decision to place the 15-year-old girl in juvenile detention.

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Published July 20, 2020

FARMINGTON HILLS — Four years ago, while driving home past the historical David Simmons property, Farmington Hills Special Services Deputy Director Bryan Farmer had an idea. What if the city could build a trailhead on the property and provide access to the trail along the Interstate 275 highway?

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Published July 17, 2020

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WEST BLOOMFIELD — West Bloomfield Township Supervisor Steven Kaplan recently confirmed that this year's "Orchard Lake Fine Art Show" has been cancelled. The event had been scheduled for July 25-26. Kaplan said this would have been the 18th year for the event.

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Published July 17, 2020

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STERLING HEIGHTS/UTICA/SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Students with medical conditions or who are concerned about coronavirus risk in classrooms this fall will have the option to continue their education online, according to Utica Community Schools.

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Published July 17, 2020

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MACOMB COUNTY — The Macomb County Marine Division Boathouse may get some much-needed alleviation this fall. Due to high water levels on Lake St. Clair, a project is in the works between the county and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to construct about 282 linear feet of sea wall and raise the dock surrounding the boathouse.

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Published July 17, 2020

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MACOMB COUNTY — On July 10, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order requiring mask use in all indoor public spaces and when in crowded outdoor spaces.

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Published July 16, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — When some think about the kind of businesses that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, they may focus on places such as restaurants and movie theaters.

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Published July 14, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — Police are praising one of their officers for applying lifesaving treatment to an infant who reportedly was choking.

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Published July 13, 2020

SOUTHFIELD — A missing child was turned over to police shortly after an Amber Alert was issued around 6:10 p.m. July 13.

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Published July 13, 2020

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MACOMB COUNTY — On July 8, Macomb County announced the second round of business sustainability grants, totaling $5 million for businesses with 50 or more employees.

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Published July 13, 2020

GROSSE POINTE CITY — As of July 13, the Neff Park pool in Grosse Pointe City remained closed because a lifeguard self-reported a positive COVID-19 test July 9.

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Published July 13, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — A member of the Adams High School football coaching staff has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Rochester Community Schools district. 

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Published July 13, 2020

A new era of education is set to begin for some West Bloomfield School District students Aug. 26. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the district devised a plan that allows students to receive a 100% online education.

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Published July 10, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Dry weather conditions and high temperatures contributed to a high possibility of a brush fire occurring locally during the first week of July, and that potential flared up recently on eastbound Interstate 94 between Stephens Street and 10 Mile Road.

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Published July 9, 2020

CLAWSON/ROYAL OAK — Both Clawson and Royal Oak first responders reported that calls for service significantly decreased during the Fourth of July weekend.

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Published July 8, 2020

ROYAL OAK/CLAWSON — A fast and furious storm hit a portion of Royal Oak July 7.

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Published July 8, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — Police said they have caught a man who allegedly stabbed a man on the grounds of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles factory in Sterling Heights.

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Published July 7, 2020

EASTPOINTE — The Eastpointe Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man dead and a woman wounded.

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