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Mary Beth Almond

C&G Staff Reporter – Rochester Post


Staff Writer Mary Beth Almond covers the city of Rochester, Rochester Community Schools and Avondale Schools for the Post. Almond has worked for C & G Newspapers since 2005 and attended Michigan State University.

Published January 22, 2020

METRO DETROIT — When to give a child a smartphone depends on a lot of factors, say metro Detroit parents.

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Published January 21, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — Families who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits can spend the day at Meadow Brook Hall for a reduced admission price, thanks to a program called Museums for All.

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Published January 21, 2020

ROCHESTER — Seniors who want to switch up their fitness routines in the new year can head to the new outdoor adult fitness center at the Older Persons’ Commission.

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Published January 21, 2020

METRO DETROIT — Scientists are one step closer to developing an autism screening for newborns.

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Published January 15, 2020

ROCHESTER — When Craig Butler turned 50 last March, he jumped at the chance to participate in the Michigan Senior Olympics.

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Published January 15, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — Seven Oakland University students will be recognized for their work in breaking down racial and cultural barriers during the university’s annual Keeper of the Dream Scholarship Awards Celebration.

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Published January 7, 2020

ROCHESTER — Marilyn Trent was recently recognized for her efforts to get the community involved in saving monarch butterflies, earning her a  Good Neighbor Award.

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Published January 7, 2020

ROCHESTER — Downtown Rochester will help Oakland County kick off a year full of fun in celebration of the county’s bicentennial during the 13th annual Fire and Ice Festival next weekend.

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Published December 30, 2019

ROCHESTER HILLS — January is a great time to learn something new. Locally, the SmartTowns program — now in its third year — aims to educate the community by providing lifelong learning programs led by educational organizations.

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Published December 30, 2019

METRO DETROIT — The Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority is asking the public to weigh in on proposed amendments to its community recreation plan.

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Published December 30, 2019

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — The year 2019 was one to remember: From fire department changes and new city leaders to innovative projects and a flurry of awards, here’s a look at the top issues and trends that Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township faced in 2019.

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Published December 23, 2019

ROCHESTER HILLS — Some say it’s been months, others years, but nearly everyone who lives around Musson Elementary School has noticed a strong natural gas-like odor in the air at one time or another.

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Published December 18, 2019

METRO DETROIT — Gingerbread artist Donna Rorabaugh, of Rochester Hills, has been at her craft since she was 13.

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Published December 18, 2019

ROCHESTER — What most people see as a pair of rose-colored glasses instantly reveals a whole new world for Rochester High School teacher Jeff Haney.

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Published December 18, 2019

ROCHESTER HILLS — Traveling around Rochester Hills just got a little easier. The Road Commission for Oakland County, in partnership with the city of Rochester Hills, recently opened Livernois Road, between Avon Road and Walton Boulevard.

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