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Sherri Kolade

C&G Staff Reporter – Farmington Press


Staff Writer Sherri Kolade covers Farmington, Farmington Hills, Farmington Public Schools, and Oakland Community College for the Press. Sherri Kolade has worked for C & G Newspapers since 2013 and graduated from Central Michigan University.

Published February 21, 2019

METRO DETROIT/KEEGO HARBOR — Auto enthusiasts from across the region will be rolling into Detroit’s Cobo Center during the first three days of March for this year’s Autorama, billed as “America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show.”

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Published February 21, 2019

WEST BLOOMFIELD — With stressors on the rise in the lives of today’s youths, what better way to combat them in school than with a little mindfulness? That is the goal of a partnership between LaFontaine Automotive Group, the Greater West Bloomfield Community Coalition and a mobile meditation clinic called Meditation Works.

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Published February 19, 2019

FARMINGTON HILLS/ROCHESTER — Farmington Hills resident Kristin Rohrbeck, the director of the Center for Autism Research at Oakland University, was recently named the winner of this year’s class of the Oakland County executive’s Elite 40 Under 40 program.

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Published February 19, 2019

FARMINGTON — Timothy Zajaros Jr. worked to perfect his craft for some time to get to where he is now: at the top.

Zajaros — whose name may be familiar in the Farmington community — grew up in the city and is a Los Angeles producer, with works such as Netflix’s “Mudbound,” “Mom and Dad,” and the soon-to-be-released “Arctic” under his belt.

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Published February 19, 2019

FARMINGTON HILLS — A local group wants senior citizens to be aware of resources that can help people older than 60 learn about aging gracefully.

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Published February 14, 2019

KEEGO HARBOR — The Keego Harbor Parks and Recreation Commission will be collecting public input over the next several months to see what changes might be made to public parks and recreational offerings.

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Published February 14, 2019

FARMONGTON HILLS — The Farmington Hills Police Department is seeking help from the public in finding a missing 15-year-old girl whose family reported her as a runaway Feb. 7.

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Published February 11, 2019

FARMINGTON/FARMINGTON HILLS — Terri Weems was ousted from her position as the Farmington Public Schools Board of Education president in a 4-2 vote Feb. 1.

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Published February 8, 2019

SOUTHFIELD — She keeps a weathered ball of cotton that she picked in Newton, Alabama, in a plastic baggie and gingerly stows it away after her guests leave.

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Published February 7, 2019

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OAKLAND COUNTY — West Bloomfield Fire Marshal Byron Turnquist wants you to have fun on the ice, but there are parameters, he said.

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Published February 6, 2019

METRO DETROIT — When they started out, it was all about advocating for low-income housing during the Great Recession. But as the economy grew, so did the Community Economic Development Association of Michigan, said Brian Rakovitis, the manager of financial empowerment initiatives at the Lansing-based CEDAM.

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Published February 5, 2019

FARMINGTON/FARMINGTON HILLS  — Farmington resident Brandon Brown, 19, has a 3.6 grade-point average at Oakland Community College, is a Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society officer, and was recently named a semifinalist for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. 

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Published February 5, 2019

Male and female skaters from North Farmington, Farmington and Harrison high schools are welcome to join. The club sport offers members the potential to earn a club varsity letter and welcomes skaters of all levels. 

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Published February 5, 2019

Some recent phone scam reports in the area highlight current scams that residents should be aware of, according to Farmington Hills police crime prevention technicians Monica Kollar and Heather Bowman.

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Published January 31, 2019

SYLVAN LAKE  — Chin up, back straight, look ‘em in the eyes and give a firm handshake. 

A new class in Sylvan Lake will teach young people a thing or two about being polite.

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