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Canton, MI 48187, USA

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Rob Casalou named CEO of St. Joseph Mercy Health System

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:46:25 -0800

Jay Greene - Rob Casalou has been named president and CEO of Ann Arbor-based St. Joseph Mercy Health System, a six-hospital group that is part of Livonia-based Trinity Health, the nation’s second-largest system with 86 hospitals. Casalou, 55, former CEO of St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and St. Joseph Mercy Livingston, replaces Garry Faja, who will retire Dec. 31 after 32 years with the system. In ...

Downtown Detroit preps for Friday night tree lighting festivities

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:02:14 -0800

David Hall - Workers from Detroit-based Ashcraft Landscape are busy stringing thousands of lights throughout Campus Martius Park in preparation for the 11th annual Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday. This year’s tree is a 60-foot-tall, 10,000-pound Norway spruce grown in Cadillac. Campus Martius Park President Robert Gregory said Riverdale, N.Y.-based Egan Acres Tree Farm is decorating the ...

3 die when van ignores gate, hit by Amtrak train

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:20:32 -0800

Police/Fire 3 die when van ignores gate, hit by Amtrak train State police said three people in a minivan were killed when the driver went around vehicles stopped at a railroad crossing in West Michigan and into the path of an Amtrak train. AP Wire kalamazoo County Nov 19, 2014 (function(e,t){if(t._ym===void 0){t._ym="";var m=e.createElement("script");m.type="text/javascript",m.async=!0,m.src ...

Ficano appoints two for the Wayne County Airport Authority

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:47:26 -0800

Dustin Walsh - Outgoing Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano appointed two county representatives to the Wayne County Airport Authority. Nabih Ayad, partner at Canton Township-based Nabih H. Ayad & Associates PC, and Michael Garavaglia, founder of Farmington Hills-based public relations firm Capitol Relations LLC, were appointed to the authority, effective today, the county said in a news ...

La-Z-Boy Reports Fiscal 2015 Second-Quarter Results; Increases Quarterly Dividend

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:28:28 -0800

MONROE, Mich., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) today reported its operating results for the fiscal 2015 second quarter ended October 25, 2014. Fiscal 2015 second-quarter highlights for continuing operations: Consolidated sales for the quarter increased...

Weekly Sports League and Franchise Report

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:54:08 -0800

Frontier League: The city of Parkersburg (WV) is still searching for a suitable site to build a ballpark for a future Frontier League team. The owner of the league's Washington (PA) Wild Things is interested in becoming the owner of a Parkersburg team.

Live updates: Saline Hornets, Chelsea Bulldogs host D1, D4 regional finals (chat)

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:38:22 -0800

<p>ANN ARBOR, MI - With both remaining Washtenaw County football teams earning district titles last week, <a href="/school/saline-saline/football/">Saline</a> and <a href="/school/chelsea-chelsea/football/">Chelsea</a> return to the field Friday to compete in their respective regional finals.</p> <p>Saline (10-1) will host <a href="/school/canton ...

The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand Announces Twenty-Five Finalists In The Ben's Beginners™ Cooking Contest

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0800

RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, Calif., Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand, the number-one selling brand of rice in the United States, today announced the 25 finalists from the Ben's Beginners™ Cooking ...

ALEX BRANDS® Names Industry Veteran Neil Friedman President and CEO

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:13:14 -0700

FAIRFIELD, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ALEX BRANDS® today announced that industry veteran Neil Friedman, former President of Toys "R" Us and Mattel, has been named President and CEO.

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