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Hear Kid Rock's 'Jesus and Bocephus' off new 'First Kiss' album; three-track single released

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:17:20 -0800

DETROIT, MI -- The studio version of a new song featured on Kid Rock's upcoming "First Kiss" album is out and pays tribute to two things that appear near and dear to the Detroit musician's heart.

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Ranks No. 12 on List of Top 100 Franchises for 2015

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:58:00 -0800

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. ranks No. 12 on Franchise Gator’s list of Top 100 Franchises for 2015.

ACLU of Michigan to sue Detroit's Campus Martius Park for 'assault' on visitors' constitutional rights

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:56:44 -0800

DETROIT, MI -- The American Civil Liberties Union of MIchigan has plans to announce Wednesday it is suing Detroit's Campus Martius Park for what it claims is "an assault on the constitutional rights of park visitors." An ALCU of Michigan press release sent Tuesday to MLive.com says the organization will sue both the both the private conservancy that manages Campus Martius Park and its security ...

Oakland County sees $171M in foreign investment in 2014; Europe and Asia focus for 2015

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:16:25 -0800

Dustin Walsh - Business development officials from Oakland County prepare to embark on several foreign trade missions this year following a successful 2014. The county was the beneficiary of $171 million in foreign direct investment last year, totaling more than a quarter of the $638 million total business investment. “Clearly Oakland County is a multinational investment destination,” Oakland ...

New Next Generation 6U VME i7/i5 Processor Board

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:44:55 -0800

WIXOM, Mich. , Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Acromag's XVME-6410 is a high performance 6U VME single board computer based on the 4 th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 or i5 processor and utilizes the Intel 8-Series QM87 PCH chipset for extensive I/O support.

by Tom Phillips

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:41:16 -0800

Chris Svensson details the GT design process. Click for larger images Ford has released a short video giving a behind-the-scenes look at the design of the new GT. While the usual high-ups are included in the film, including Ford's chief technical officer, Raj Nair, the design team is well represented, with input from Ford's VP of design, Moray Callum; director of design, The Americas, Chris ...

New Law Firm Created to Serve Growing Food and Beverage Industry in Michigan

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:02:19 -0800

DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today a new law firm, Morsel Law PLC, announced that it has opened for business in southeastern Michigan focused on the legal needs of food, beverage and hospitality businesses. Morsel Law PLC’s co-founder, Patrick Morin, will oversee the firm’s metro Detroit office, which will open in February. Mr. Morin stated, “Detroit is a city with a great sense of pride in its ...

Nearly 300,000 Michigan residents sign up for health care

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:47:43 -0800

Associated Press - Federal health officials say about 300,000 Michigan residents have signed up for health care through the federal exchange, most with financial help. U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell told reporters Tuesday that the 299,750 sign-ups as of Jan. 16 represent those who have selected a health plan or re-enrolled, not paid. Of those, 33 percent enrolled for the ...

Police charge three in interstate drug trafficking ring

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:45:18 -0800

Police say the drug trafficking ring involved large amounts of prescription pills and extended across three states. 

Secretary Of State Launches Upgraded Branch Office Locator

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:15:31 -0800

The Michigan Secretary of State is using the latest in mapping technology for its branch office locator.

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