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Detroit, MI 48215, USA

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Robot made by Macomb academy to join Gov. Snyder for Mackinac Bridge Walk

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:47:15 -0700

Associated Press - ST. IGNACE (AP) — Tens of thousands of people are expected to take part in the Labor Day walk across the Mackinac Bridge — and they'll be joined by one robot. Gov. Rick Snyder will lead the annual trek Monday across the 5-mile-long bridge linking Michigan's two peninsulas. His office says he'll walk alongside a robot constructed for the occasion by the FIRST robotics team from ...

New concerns but same goal: What wealth management experts like, dislike

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:31:29 -0700

Tom Henderson - As one set of concerns recedes into the distance, another set comes over the horizon for wealth managers to contemplate.Three years ago, a major concern was worry about a double-dip recession. Then it was worries that the so-called emerging-market countries of Brazil, Russia, India and China had run out of steam. Investors were particularly concerned that China, whose insatiable ...

2014 Detroit Fall Theater Preview

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:04:02 -0700

Detroit has more than a few crown jewel theaters in its city and surrounding areas, and many of these are putting on productions this fall. Check this list for the best to see.

Major Dearborn Heights food pantry to reopen after flood, burglary

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:31:56 -0700

The FirstWorks FreeStore, one of the largest food pantries in the Dearborn/Downriver area, is expected to reopen noon Aug. 29, after the devastating flood of Aug. 11 and a burglary that happened the same night.

Downriver at a glance: Recreation departments gearing up for fall

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:17:55 -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: Fall programs on the horizon in several communities

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:10:25 -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.

American League Game Summary - Boston at Detroit

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:52:24 -0700

Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - One team's offense broke out in Game 4 of the American League Championship Series and the other's stayed dormant despite a slew of scoring opportunities.

Nutson's Nuggets: Last Week's Automotive News and Opinion Aug 25-31, 2014

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:18:28 -0700

Auto Central Louisville, KY August 31, 2014; Every Sunday, along with Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell from The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau give you our "take" on this past week's automotive news as easy to digest nuggets.

NBA Game Summary - Miami at Detroit

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:59:03 -0700

Auburn Hills, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Some teams have trouble playing lesser competition with a rivalry game on deck. The Miami Heat had no such problem Sunday night with a matchup against the Indiana Pacers looming, crushing the Detroit Pistons 110-95 from the Palace of Auburn Hills.

I-75 bridge work to shift traffic on Woodward Avenue

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:16:26 -0700

Associated Press - Demolition is scheduled to start next week on the I-75 bridge at Woodward Avenue north of downtown Detroit. M-1 Rail Chief Operating Officer Paul Childs says that southbound traffic will be shifted Tuesday to Woodward's northbound lanes over I-75. Northbound traffic, southbound traffic and the center turn lane will be on the east side of Woodward. The demolition and ...

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