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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 December 27, 2019

ROYAL OAK/CLAWSON — As we wrap up the end of the decade, the Royal Oak Review is taking a look at some of the biggest news out of Royal Oak and Clawson in 2019.

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Published December 27, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Dec. 18, Detroit-based landscape architect MKSK provided an update to the Royal Oak Downtown Park Task Force regarding the new 2-acre park to be located where the current City Hall and Police Department now stand.

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Published December 27, 2019

ROYAL OAK — An incident that started with what police say was a false report has resulted in a real charge against a defendant.

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Published December 23, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Dec. 16, the Royal Oak City Commission unanimously voted to extend its ban on recreational marijuana facilities in the city from Feb. 1, 2020, to June 1, 2020.

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Published December 23, 2019

ROYAL OAK — Despite the Royal Oak City Commission’s approval of a first reading of a stormwater authority ordinance Nov. 11, Interim City Manager and City Attorney David Gillam recommended that the city wait at least six months before moving forward during the Dec. 9 City Commission meeting.

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Published December 23, 2019

ROYAL OAK — While no parent anticipates a stint in a neonatal intensive care unit, modern medicine and lifesaving technology have ensured that countless infants received the care they needed to go home.

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Published December 18, 2019

METRO DETROIT — Anticipation for the holidays begins with the ramping up of holiday decorations, bringing ornaments and trimmings out of storage, and erecting fresh or artificial trees.

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Published December 17, 2019

ROYAL OAK — At approximately 12:41 a.m. Dec. 17, Royal Oak police responded to a private parking structure on the report of a subject who fell off the top level of the deck, located at 300 North Main St., just north of 11 Mile Road.

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Published December 17, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Dec. 9, the Royal Oak City Commission approved an amended agreement with Beaumont Hospital regarding its plans for the Woodward Corners development at Woodward Avenue and 13 Mile Road.

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Published December 17, 2019

CLAWSON — The second annual Fill the Cruiser toy drive more than tripled the number of donated toys collected last year.

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Published December 17, 2019

ROYAL OAK — From 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, the Royal Oak Jewish Center will host its inaugural menorah lighting event on West Fifth Street, between South Washington Avenue and South Center Street.

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Published December 17, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Dec. 9, the Royal Oak City Commission unanimously approved a resolution affirming the continued resettlement of refugees within city limits.

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Published December 17, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Dec. 12, 44th District Court Magistrate Nancy Orletski arraigned Nickolas Al Nowland, 41, of Pontiac, on 11 charges pertaining to a more than two-hour standoff in which he allegedly indicated that he wanted to kill himself in a shootout with police.

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Published December 17, 2019

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ROYAL OAK — At approximately 6:35 a.m. Dec. 14, Royal Oak police responded to a train and pedestrian incident at a Canadian National Railroad crossing near East Harrison Avenue and South Main Street, just north of 10 Mile Road.

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Published December 10, 2019

CLAWSON — On Nov. 26, students in all three grades at Clawson Middle School took advantage of their half day before Thanksgiving break to spend some time working together to help others in the community and build a sense of belonging.

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