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Packers Versus Lions: Dave's Pack Facts

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:55:54 -0700

Week 3: The Packers (1-1) travel to take on the Lions (1-1) in a 12:00pm Sunday kickoff at Ford Field. To set the stage, here are Dave Schroeder's Fast 5 Pack Facts

Compensation trends: Last year and this year like 2012

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:31:25 -0700

Sherri Welch - Last year and this year will look much like 2012 when it comes to nonprofit executive compensation, consultants say. Increases in base pay in 2013 and into 2014 continued to be in the 3 percent range, and the same is projected for 2015, said Ed Steinhoff, Ann Arbor-based managing director at Pearl Meyer & Partners LLC. The use of bonuses rather than base pay to increase the total ...

Church in need of men's clothing donations

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:24:41 -0700

New Providence Baptist Church in Detroit in need of items for upcoming “ FREE” clothing, shoes and more giveaway.

Pure Detroit aids ALS, with help from Affleck's T-shirt

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:18:47 -0700

A Detroit retailer is about to make a difference in three local families' lives,  thanks to a boost in sales from the ALS ice bucket challenge. This month, Pure Detroit pledged 25 percent of sales from its "Detroit City" T-shirts to support the ALS Association. The Pure Detroit-ALS connection was a natural for the shop after actor Ben Affleck, in town for filming of the "Batman v. Superman ...

Highlights from stories that made Homecoming headlines

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:18:26 -0700

Lots of headlines came out during Detroit Homecoming, from real estate investment to philanthropic plans, and the conference is meant to stimulate more investments. See full and continuing coverage plus photos and video online at detroithomecoming.com.

Off-campus housing matchmaker Cribspot raises $660,000 round

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:17:10 -0700

Tom Henderson - Cribspot.com, a startup that helps college students find places to live while helping mom-and-pop owners manage their properties, will announce Monday that it has finished raising a seed round of $660,000, led by Ann Arbor-based Huron River Ventures and joined by the Detroit-based First Step Fund.Cribspot had been targeting a round of $500,000. Founded by three University of ...

ArtServe renamed, looks at numbers

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:16:29 -0700

ArtServe Michigan has changed its name to Creative Many Michigan, but its name isn't all that has shifted.Historically, Wixom-based ArtServe has made its mark as an arts advocacy group, working on behalf of nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and artists. That will continue. But over the past three years, the organization has begun highlighting the economic impact of the nonprofit and for ...

Update on the latest in sports:

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:04:03 -0700

UNDATED (AP) — Top-ranked Florida State managed to win without its reigning Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback. Jameis (JAYM'-ihs) Winston looked on as Karlos Williams scored on a 12-yard run in overtime to give the Seminoles a 23-17 win over No. 22 Clemson.

Downriver at a glance: Calendar listing of upcoming events, programs

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:48:55 -0700

ALLEN PARK Cellphone donations The city clerk’s office is accepting old cellphones for Cell Phones for Soldiers, an organization that will donate 2 1/2 hours of talk time to military members overseas for every cellphone collected that’s worth at least $5.

Downriver At a Glance: Calendar listing of upcoming events and programs

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:44:31 -0700

Downriver at a glance ALLEN PARK Cellphone donations The city clerk’s office is accepting old cellphones for Cell Phones for Soldiers, an organization that will donate 2 1/2 hours of talk time to military members overseas for every cellphone collected that’s worth at least $5.

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