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Mark Vest

C&G Staff Reporter – C & G Sports


Mark Vest is on the sports beat at C & G Newspapers. He covers high school sports for the Fraser-Clinton Chronicle and Grosse Pointe Times. In the past couple years or so, he has also began to cover collegiate sports for schools such as the University of Detroit Mercy, Oakland University, Wayne State University, Macomb Community College and Oakland Community College. Vest has worked at C&G Newspapers since 2011 and attended Oakland University and Oakland Community College.

Published July 13, 2020

A new era of education is set to begin for some West Bloomfield School District students Aug. 26. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the district devised a plan that allows students to receive a 100% online education.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — West Bloomfield resident Sean Warren is the president and executive director of the Michigan Scholastic Cycling Association, which he referred to as “like Little League for mountain biking in Michigan.”

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Like so many around the country, West Bloomfield resident Martie Lynch was dismayed by the death of George Floyd, a black resident in Minnesota who died after a white police officer pressed his knee on Floyd’s neck for more than eight minutes.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — A suspect has been arraigned following a shooting incident that left two men injured and one dead June 17.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — For all the heartbreak and upheaval that has come from COVID-19, some positives have also come as a result of the pandemic.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Life may now be easier for some motorists, after the Road Commission for Oakland County opened the Maple Road and Middlebelt Road roundabout in West Bloomfield.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — For more than four decades, the Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society has been a part of collecting history.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Like the rest of society, places of worship are also adapting to a “new normal” brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Published June 18, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Aside from local, Senate and congressional candidates, West Bloomfield voters will have a parks and recreation millage renewal proposal to consider for the Aug. 4 primary election.

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Published June 18, 2020

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP — More than 10 years have passed since Commerce Township resident LeDon Clayborn got a life-changing phone call.

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Published June 18, 2020

KEEGO HARBOR — After local dining facilities faced some tough times in recent months, Keego Harbor Mayor Rob Kalman issued an order June 4 that could help provide relief.

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Published June 18, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD —  For residents who love their local library, life recently took a turn for the better, as the West Bloomfield Township Public Library began resuming some of its services June 8.

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Published June 18, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — After being closed since March 14, the West Bloomfield Township Public Library began resuming some of its services June 8.

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Published June 18, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD —  The fight against Alzheimer’s disease is one that goes back many years, and although there is still no cure, many people are still actively involved in trying to make a difference.

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Published June 17, 2020

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WEST BLOOMFIELD — Two men were injured and another person was found dead following a report of a shooting June 17.

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