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Maria Allard

C&G Staff Reporter – Mount Clemens-Clinton-Harrison Journal, Sterling Heights Sentry, Warren Weekly


Staff Writer Maria Allard covers the school districts of Center Line, Fitzgerald, Van Dyke, Warren Consolidated and Warren Woods, and Macomb Community College for the Warren Weekly newspaper. She also covers the City of Grosse Pointe Woods and the Grosse Pointe Public Schools System for the Grosse Pointe Times newspaper. Allard has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Wayne State University, and she is in love with the Rolling Stones.

Published August 14, 2018

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Four years ago, University Liggett School Upper School history teacher Adam Hellebuyck introduced a new class, “Approaching the National Narrative Through a Local Lens,” to students.

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Published August 10, 2018

WARREN/CHESTERFIELD TOWNSHIP — On the afternoon of Aug. 8, Preia Montgomery and Isabella Carter were ready to jump into the pit.

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Published August 8, 2018

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GROSSE POINTE WOODS — It was so close. By 11 votes, the Grosse Pointe Woods Headlee Override Millage Proposal for Public Safety and Public Services failed at the polls during the primary election Aug. 7.    

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Published August 8, 2018

LANSING —  State Attorney General William “Bill” Schuette, Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Gelineau won their respective primaries Aug. 7 to compete against each other for the governor seat Nov. 6.

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Published August 7, 2018

GROSSE POINTES — The Grosse Pointe Public School System recently was highly ranked on the Niche Best of 2019 Schools listing.

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Published August 7, 2018

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Work crews will be out in various parts of the city over the next few months as Grosse Pointe Woods continues with its 10-year Pavement Capital Improvement Plan.

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Published August 3, 2018

WARREN — Bond projects are underway this summer in Warren Woods Public Schools as construction crews remain busy working at a number of sites.

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Published July 31, 2018

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — As Grosse Pointe Woods voters hit the polls Aug. 7 for the primary election, they will be asked to vote on a number of ballot items, including a Headlee Override Millage Proposal for Public Safety and Public Services.

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Published July 27, 2018

WARREN/CENTER LINE — Two new school board members were recently appointed to local school boards to fill vacancies when the current board members stepped down. On July 12, Annie Covert took oath of office on the Fitzgerald Public Schools Board of Education. She replaced Mary McKenny, who is relocating this summer.  

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Published July 24, 2018

DETROIT/GROSSE POINTE WOODS — After listening to testimony from several witnesses and viewing countless pieces of evidence, a jury on July 23 found a Detroit man guilty of several crimes, including the 2017 sexual assault of a Grosse Pointe Woods woman

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Published July 20, 2018

WARREN — The 100 elementary students attending summer school in the Van Dyke Public Schools district at Lincoln Elementary School welcomed a visitor the morning of July 19.

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Published July 13, 2018

WARREN — Lincoln Middle School and Lincoln High School students who are behind in credits have the opportunity to get back on track this summer.

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Published July 13, 2018

WARREN — In his role as Lt. Governor, Brian Calley has advocated for special needs individuals in an effort to showcase their strengths, rather than their disabilities.

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Published July 13, 2018

WARREN — Denny Norman began spinning his wheels at age 13 when he got his first bicycle.

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Published July 10, 2018

METRO DETROIT — For parents-to-be or for moms and dads whose families are expanding, there is so much to do before the baby arrives, and that includes decorating and painting the nursery.

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