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Maria Allard

C&G Staff Reporter – Warren Weekly, Grosse Pointe Times, Sterling Heights Sentry


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 and Sterling Heights Sentry newspapers. 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 June 30, 2021

CENTER LINE — When reflecting on the careers of those who touched the lives of children in Center Line Public Schools, district Director for Special Services Terri Karam quoted from the book of Ecclesiastes.

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Published June 30, 2021

CENTER LINE — After a one-year hiatus during the 2020-2021 school year, the Career Technical Education firefighting class at Center Line High School will return this fall as part of the school’s educational academies.

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Published June 29, 2021

CENTER LINE/WARREN — This summer, local school districts are offering several food service programs. The meals are free. Here is a list of dates and sites.

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Published June 26, 2021

GROSSE POINTES — The elementary school students in the Grosse Pointe Public School System opened their hearts again this year to help the American Heart Association.

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Published June 23, 2021

GROSSE POINTE SHORES — There’s a new record in town, and it belongs to the Grosse Pointe Foundation for Public Education, or GPFPE.

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Published June 23, 2021

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — For Macomb Township resident Tim Stolarski, there is just something about the 1974 American Motors Corp.’s Javelin AMX.

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Published June 23, 2021

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WARREN/MACOMB COUNTY — From engaging students in her U.S. and world history classes to heading the school’s Social Studies Department, the dedication of Lincoln High School social studies teacher Gabrielle Avila has made an impact.

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Published June 23, 2021

WARREN — During the morning of June 14, the Siersma Elementary School fifth grade students were the center of attention.

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Published June 22, 2021

GROSSE POINTES — At the June 14 Grosse Pointe Public Schools Board of Education meeting, the school board voted 7-0 to approve a resolution to sell series II of the district’s $111 million 2018 bond issue.

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Published June 18, 2021

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CENTER LINE/WARREN/STERLING HEIGHTS — It was not the senior year they planned on because of COVID-19, but local high school students who graduated this month made the best of the circumstances.

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Published June 16, 2021

WARREN/STERLING HEIGHTS — Holden Elementary fifth grade teacher Frank Franczyk called it his “favorite day of the year.”

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Published June 13, 2021

GROSSE POINTES — Several local students will get a financial boost when they begin college this fall.

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Published June 9, 2021

GROSSE POINTES — Several staff members in the Grosse Pointe Education Association have been recognized for their hard work and dedication to their students.

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Published June 9, 2021

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STERLING HEIGHTS/WARREN — “Who lives in a pineapple under the sea?” Why, it’s SpongeBob SquarePants, of course, the Nickelodeon cartoon character.

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Published June 8, 2021

METRO DETROIT — In April 1970, Carol Alex, of Warren, Ohio, purchased a shiny burgundy 1969 Chevrolet Camaro 307.

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