Jonathan Shead

C&G Staff Reporter – Farmington Press

Published June 8, 2021

ROYAL OAK — On May 31, people lined Main Street to watch the city of Royal Oak’s Memorial Day parade, which preceded a ceremony in the parking lot of the new City Hall.

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Published June 8, 2021

METRO DETROIT — Two new Michigan House bills have been introduced in an effort to save the state’s bees, butterflies and other native pollinators.

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Published May 29, 2021

TROY — For more than a year now, since March 2020, the Troy High School auditorium has sat dark, unoccupied by performers or an audience. Curtains were closed, and concerts shifted online, if they made the switch at all.

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Published May 28, 2021

METRO DETROIT — As a mother, everything changed for Laurel Zimmerman on Dec. 28, 2010, the day her 16-year-old daughter Ally Zimmerman was fatally injured in a crash involving a distracted driver.

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Published May 27, 2021

METRO DETROIT — After being one of the first children to receive her first dose of the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine at the Beaumont Service Center, in Southfield, Megan Sims, 13, now wants to advocate for other children her age to get vaccinated as well.

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Published May 26, 2021

TROY — Although a global pandemic has wreaked havoc on many aspects of our lives this past year and many uncertainties still loom, Troy Mayor Ethan Baker took to the podium May 19 in front of the Troy Police Department for Troy’s first State of the City address since 2015.

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Published May 25, 2021

TROY — To put it simply, business has been anything but usual for business owners this past year as some worked tirelessly to survive the pandemic. Unemployment rates spiked above 19% during the early stages of the pandemic, and employees lost work and felt similar pains.

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Published May 15, 2021

TROY — A Troy resident, parent and former after-school enrichment educator has authored a new book, “The Power of Why Not,” and an accompanying website to promote confidence growth in children.

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Published May 14, 2021

TROY — Troy City Manager Mark Miller and City Attorney Lori Bluhm were approved for salary increases April 20, after City Council members unanimously approved two resolutions pertaining to the raises at their meeting.

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Published May 13, 2021

TROY — Troy Downtown Development Authority board members met virtually with city officials April 21 to discuss improving landscaping at the city’s new diverging diamond interchange, at Big Beaver Road and Interstate 75, after deeming the Michigan Department of Transportation’s landscaping plan for the corridor to be insufficient.

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Published May 11, 2021

TROY — Beaumont Health has opened a new, second urgent care center in Troy, adding an additional arm of support for an area that has seen continuously large demands, Beaumont Health officials said.

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Published May 9, 2021

TROY — Troy High School graduate and former resident Lynsey Mukomel grew up knowing one thing for certain: She wanted to spend her career in the news industry.

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Published May 8, 2021

TROY — International Academy East junior SoEun Park’s nonprofit, Stairway For Ballet, began like many other entrepreneurial ventures do: from personal experience.

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Published May 7, 2021

TROY — A family of nine are all safe and accounted for after escaping a structure fire that started during the early morning hours of May 6 in the family’s attached garage at their home in the 2000 block of Lovington Drive. 

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Published May 7, 2021

TROY — Troy Athens High School student council members made another big impact for a Macomb County nonprofit that supports local foster kids.

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