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Sarah Wojcik

C&G Staff Reporter – Royal Oak Review


Staff Writer Sarah Wojcik covers the cities of Royal Oak and Clawson, as well as Royal Oak and Clawson schools, for the Royal Oak Review. She covered Shelby Township and Utica for the Shelby-Utica News from 2013 to 2017. Sarah is a graduate of Oakland University. She has won four Excellence in Journalism awards from the Detroit chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Published June 23, 2020

ROYAL OAK — To date, two businesses have applied for a $265,523 loan program for eligible businesses in the city of Royal Oak, and one was deemed ineligible due to its location in the city’s downtown district.

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Published June 23, 2020

CLAWSON — On June 16, the Clawson City Council unanimously approved recommended water and sewer rates, effective July 1.

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Published June 23, 2020

ROYAL OAK — A global pandemic did not stop Royal Oak-based Habatat Galleries’ 48th annual International Glass Invitational Awards Exhibition.

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Published June 23, 2020

CLAWSON — Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Clawson City Council listened to a March 4 presentation on proposed capital improvement plans regarding the city’s infrastructure — local and major roads, the water system, and combined sewers.

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Published June 23, 2020

CLAWSON — All approximately 55 students at Japhet School, a preschool-through-eighth-grade private school in Clawson, recently utilized technology to collaboratively write and illustrate a short story titled, “Across the Distance: A Tale of Two Friends.”

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Published June 23, 2020

CLAWSON — On June 16, the Clawson City Council unanimously approved a tree-planting bid with the lowest qualified bidder, China Township-based Marine City Nursery.

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Published June 23, 2020

ROYAL OAK — On March 11, the Mahany-Meininger Senior Community Center held its highest-grossing lunch program to date — a special pop-up collaboration with Redford-based Ackroyd’s Scottish Bakery.

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Published June 9, 2020

ROYAL OAK — On June 4, the Detroit Zoological Society announced that it would once again welcome visitors through its gates — members beginning June 8 and the general public beginning June 12.

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Published June 2, 2020

ROYAL OAK — An 11-year-old cat named Gremlin is dead after likely succumbing to smoke inhalation in an apartment fire, despite Royal Oak firefighters’ best efforts to save the cat’s life.

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Published June 2, 2020

ROYAL OAK — On June 1, approximately 100 people, including many first-time protesters, marched peacefully with police officers through downtown Royal Oak after gathering outside the library.

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Published May 23, 2020

ROYAL OAK — At approximately 4:50 p.m. May 20, Royal Oak police responded to Woodward Avenue and 11 Mile Road on a report of an altercation on a Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation bus.

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Published May 22, 2020

OAKLAND COUNTY — During a May 19 press conference, Oakland County Executive David Coulter announced plans to allocate $30 million to county cities, villages and townships. There are 62 such municipalities in Oakland County.

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Published May 15, 2020

ROYAL OAK — At approximately 7 p.m. May 9, Royal Oak police responded to a report of an unknown suspect who had forced entry into a secured display case and stolen more than $700 worth of men’s cologne at CVS, 209 12 Mile Road, east of South Rochester Road.

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Published May 10, 2020

ROYAL OAK — At approximately 7:15 a.m. May 5, Royal Oak police received a report of a possible burglary in progress in the 1100 block of Ottawa Ave., near Rochester and 14 Mile roads.

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Published May 7, 2020

OAKLAND COUNTY — On April 30, Oakland County Executive David Coulter announced a multi-pronged update on the county’s latest health and economic efforts in the face of COVID-19.

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