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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 February 19, 2021

METRO DETROIT — From a low of leaving a show after just a day to a high of months of great sales, the boating industry has weathered the COVID-19 pandemic better than other industries, likely because its product is designed to be used in the relative safety of outdoors.

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Published February 18, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — With illegal marijuana grow houses raising concerns among some West Bloomfield residents, on Feb. 8 the township board imposed a moratorium against any more medical marijuana grow homes in residential areas by a vote of 6-0.

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Published February 10, 2021

METRO DETROIT — Sterling Heights resident Roxanne Hayes has an 86-year-old father who lives with her and her husband.

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Published February 8, 2021

WALLED LAKE — Since 1996, parents in Michigan have had more flexibility as to where their children attend school.

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Published February 7, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — A resource that could help shape the future for youth in the West Bloomfield area is probably one not all residents are aware of.

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Published February 6, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — For local residents, perhaps one of the best resources for escape and entertainment during COVID-19 has been the West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation Commission.

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Published February 4, 2021

STERLING HEIGHTS — It has been more than five years since Sterling Heights resident David Lomasney made a decision that changed not only the course of his life, but possibly thousands of others.

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Published February 4, 2021

The Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce has launched the Love the Lakes Shop and Dine Local Campaign in an effort to support nearby businesses.

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Published January 25, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society Office and Activities Coordinator Cory Taylor recently said, “Feels like we’re moving forward into the 21st century.”

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Published January 25, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Despite setbacks that have resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society has found ways to continue to offer local history to residents of West Bloomfield, Keego Harbor, Orchard Lake and Sylvan Lake.

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Published January 24, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — The first baby born in 2021 at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital came at 1:04 am Jan. 1.

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Published January 23, 2021

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METRO DETROIT — The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association has been trying to encourage winter outdoor enthusiasts to “know before you go” to a Michigan ski area this season.

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Published January 21, 2021

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WEST BLOOMFIELD — The West Bloomfield Township Board of Trustees recently approved an inter-local agreement that allows Oakland County to administer COVID-19 vaccines at Fire Station 1, which is located on Orchard Lake Road.

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Published January 10, 2021

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Nearly 30 years ago, Clara Bohrer received a phone call to inform her that she had been hired as the director of the West Bloomfield Township Public Library.

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Published January 9, 2021

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WEST BLOOMFIELD/TROY — Last April, Farmington Hills resident Francine Oppat received a call with the kind of news many around the country have gotten since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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