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Eric Czarnik

C&G Staff Reporter – Sterling Heights Sentry


Staff Writer Eric Czarnik reports on Sterling Heights and Utica Community Schools, and he writes a weekly auto column. He is a Wayne State University graduate who has been employed at C & G Newspapers since 2007.

Published November 6, 2020

STERLING  HEIGHTS — Sterling Heights resident Donna Polom says she is frustrated with having to clean up after animals who aren’t her pets: namely, the feral cats that popped up in her neighborhood due, she said, to a nearby cat harborer.

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Published November 6, 2020

STERLING  HEIGHTS — A repaired drain pump station should prevent storms from raining on anyone’s parade in northeastern Sterling Heights, according to city and county officials.

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Published November 4, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — Sterling Heights voters passed two ballot proposals Nov. 3 that will change how City Council candidates run for office and preside over their terms.

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Published November 4, 2020

TROY — Troy Public Library patrons can soon look forward to seven-day service and other upgrades in exchange for a millage increase, according to early voting results from Oakland County’s website Nov. 4.

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Published October 27, 2020

TROY — Troy police say they have arrested two people after gunfire reportedly rang outside Somerset Collection.

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Published October 27, 2020

TROY — Victoria McGill has long visited Trainers Academy in Troy to train her pooches. Recently she took her third dog, a labradoodle named Biscuit, there for an intermediate-level class.

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Published October 23, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — Commuters may find it a temporary hill to climb, but city and regional leaders are excited and optimistic about the approaching reconstruction of Mound Road and its long-term impact on the region.

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Published October 21, 2020

TROY — Troy police are taking a fresh look at an unsolved murder mystery that’s more than four decades old, and they are seeking the public’s help to uncover new clues or information.

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Published October 21, 2020

TROY — A permanent home for hoots has started to take root at Troy’s nature center.

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Published October 21, 2020

TROY — To Troy High School senior Cameron Korman, community service is a way to give back to the society that lets him be a student, a Scout and a member of the community.

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Published October 16, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — As the end of 2020 draws nearer, the Sterling Heights Police Department is assuring the public that it is OK to seek help when thoughts about committing suicide arise.

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Published October 16, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — When it came to a plan promising unity, the Sterling Heights City Council voted in one accord.

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Published October 16, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — By Nov. 4, it may be clear whether Sterling Heights voters are for or against the city’s pair of “4 Years & 400 Signatures” proposals.

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Published October 7, 2020

TROY — Troy city officials are encouraging voters to read up on an upcoming ballot proposal to renew and increase the city’s library millage.

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Published October 6, 2020

TROY — A shoplifting suspect reportedly fought police officers Oct. 4 at Somerset Collection, resulting in one officer seeking hospital treatment, police said.

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