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Kara Szymanski

C&G Staff Reporter – Shelby-Utica News

Published March 20, 2020

UTICA — Following the recent announcement of the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, the city of Utica has taken precautions to stop the spread of the virus.

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Published March 16, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Turning Point, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, will be hosting its annual fundraiser, Stepping Out with the Stars, April 24 in partnership with the Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Sterling Heights to benefit survivors of domestic abuse.

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Published March 16, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Utica Parks and Recreation will bring families together for a new type of fun night out that will be full of memories.

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Published March 16, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — SAPA Transmission, a supplier to the U.S. Army, has announced the completion of the initial construction of its new U.S. production plant and headquarters located in Shelby Township, which is planned to bring 223 new jobs to the region.

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Published March 16, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — After the recent outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19, the township is asking people to exercise discretion before attending township events and facilities, as the township follows the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Macomb County Department of Health and Community Services to limit gatherings of more than 100 people.

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Published March 2, 2020

UTICA  — Just over a year after the vicious attack that killed a dog named Sterling in Grant Park in Utica, a celebration in remembrance of the dog’s life and his impact on the community was held Feb. 16 at the park.

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Published March 2, 2020

UTICA — The Utica Public Library will present a new St. Patrick’s Day-themed program March 7 that will involve learning with holiday fun.

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Published March 2, 2020

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MACOMB COUNTY — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer made a special stop locally to speak during a luncheon hosted by the Macomb County Chamber and the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce Feb. 24 at The Palazzo Grande in Shelby Township.

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Published March 2, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — A Macomb Township man has been arraigned on charges in connection with allegedly installing several cameras in tanning salon booths at Chili Pepper’s Tanning in Shelby Township.

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Published March 2, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — The eagle that was reported missing and seriously injured at Stony Creek Metropark has been spotted as of Feb. 23 and appears to be healing well.

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Published February 24, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Two Shelby Township residents are ready to strut their self-built vehicles at Autorama in Detroit this year.

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Published February 24, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Shelby Township police announced late on Feb. 21 that they had arrested a 38-year-old man from Macomb Township in connection with three hidden cameras that were found in tanning rooms at a tanning salon in Shelby Township.

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Published February 19, 2020

METRO DETROIT — Spring is quickly approaching, and if you’re looking to start a few fun projects to spruce up your cottage or lakefront home, you’ll want to head out to the Cottage & Lakefront Living Show.

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Published February 18, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — The Stony Creek Metropark Nature Center is looking to the public for help in finding an eagle that has been seriously injured.

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Published February 18, 2020

UTICA — After recent flooding in a neighborhood in downtown Utica, the city has decided to purchase a rescue boat ahead of flood season in order to prepare in case of any future emergencies.

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The events in our calendar were submitted prior to the coronavirus crisis. As efforts have increased to contain the spread of the coronavirus, many events have been canceled. Read More... On March 13, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order to cancel all events statewide that involve more than 250 people. It is recommended that you call ahead if you still intend to attend one of these events.

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