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Andy Kozlowski

C&G Staff Reporter – Madison-Park News


Staff Writer Andy Kozlowski covers Madison Heights, Hazel Park, Madison District Public Schools, Lamphere Public Schools and Hazel Park Public Schools for the Madison-Park News.

Published November 14, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — Earlier this year, the Madison Heights City Council narrowly approved a five-year contract extension for the city’s waste hauler, Green For Life Environmental, by a vote of 4-3, and did so with two years still left in the contract. The council was divided in part because of a high volume of complaints at the time regarding GFL’s service.

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Published November 14, 2018

HAZEL PARK — As the nights grow darker, the men and women in uniform continue to serve, fighting crime, responding to medical emergencies and putting out fires.

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Published November 14, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — Ever since its ribbon-cutting in June 2015, countless people have passed through the doors of 168 Asian Mart, showing demand for authentic Asian goods and supporting the sprawling grocery store that includes a food court, a café and more.

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Published November 9, 2018

HAZEL PARK — At press time, police in Hazel Park were investigating the death of a young woman who appears to have been murdered.

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Published November 8, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS/HAZEL PARK — Voters in the general election Nov. 6 in Madison Heights and Hazel Park selected judges and county commissioners.

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Published November 8, 2018

HAZEL PARK — An officer with the Hazel Park Police Department was terminated following an incident in Royal Oak in which he was arrested for drunken driving.

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Published November 8, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — Preparations are now underway for what city officials promise will be the biggest Holiday Tree Lighting in the history of Madison Heights.

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Published November 8, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — Authorities believe that a serial bank robber’s crime spree came to an end following her arrest Halloween night. The suspect is Dajanae Jordan, 23, of Sterling Heights. Hazel Park police conducted the arrest on Interstate 75, near Eight Mile Road, after the suspect reportedly tried to rob the Chase Bank inside the Hollywood Market at 29200 N. Campbell Road in Madison Heights Oct. 31.

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Published November 7, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS/HAZEL PARK — The Nov. 6 general election has come and gone, settling two highly contested school board races. Here’s a look at how they panned out.

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Published November 2, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — A local couple is holding workshops teaching people how to build their own custom-made furniture from repurposed parts. And now the city is interested in teaming up for a pop-up exhibit that will showcase the students’ work.Read More

Published November 2, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — The Madison Heights Goodfellows are a nonprofit focused on bringing Christmas cheer to families that otherwise might not be able to afford gifts for their kids. To this end, they have four fundraising events coming up.Read More

Published November 2, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — The search for the new city manager of Madison Heights is making steady progress. The field of candidates has been narrowed down to two finalists — and residents will be able to meet them at a special event. The public reception will take place from 5 to 7 p.m.Read More

Published October 30, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — There’s a new animal control officer in town.  Justin Holland previously handled animal control in Hazel Park, but recently he started in Madison Heights.Read More

Published October 30, 2018

HAZEL PARK — This past month, as part of Hazel Park’s “ArtOber” promotion, a variety of sculptures were set up around town. Now one of the pieces is moving to a new permanent location, and residents will be able to add their own decorative touch at an upcoming event.

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Published October 26, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — Authorities are looking for a woman who reportedly stole $2,500 after threatening violence against a clerk at a local bank.

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