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Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan is located in Wayne County. Zip codes in Grosse Pointe Park, MI include 48224, 48215, and 48230. The median home price in Grosse Pointe Park is $369,000 which is roughly $121/per square foot. More Grosse Pointe Park information.

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1 hr ago | The Detroit News

Effort aims to block child migrants from being housed in Vassar

The Saginaw News reports Tamyra Murray, an organizer for Michiganders for Immigration Control and Enforcement, is seeking a referendum petition in Vassar for voters to decide on changes in city ordinances such as those that might be needed for the plans.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Detroit News

Editorial: Assess millage renewals on performance

Voters in several communities will be asked on Tuesday to renew tax millages. Typically, voter approval is automatic for such requests.

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The Miami Herald

Marijuana measure won't be on suburb's ballot

A marijuana decriminalization measure isn't expected to be on the November ballot in the Detroit suburb of Grosse Pointe Park following a mistake by organizers of the effort.

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ClickOnDetroit

Several communities work to put marijuana decision on ballot

IT'S SOMETHING THEY'RE LOOKING INTO. Evrod: SHAWN LEY REPORTING LIVE FOR US, THANK YOU.

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Detroit Free Press

Snafu means no Nov. vote on legalizing marijuana in Grosse Pointe Park

A proposal to legalize possession of marijuana won't appear on November ballots in Grosse Pointe Park after all.

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Northern Michigan News

Sheds for farmers market raise questions

Sheds for a farmers market blocking a roadway running between the poverty-pocked east side of Detroit and upscale Grosse Pointe Park have raised questions about the suburban community's intentions.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Model D

Relax! It's okay if suburbanites rep Detroit

"Where are you from?" asks a stranger on an airplane. It's a common first step in getting to know someone, especially when you're travelling.

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The Detroit News

Judge dismisses suit challenging Evans' residency, scolds Cavanagh

Detroit -- The chief judge of the 3rd Circuit Court had harsh words Monday for Wayne County executive candidate Phil Cavanagh and his attorney as he dismissed a lawsuit challenging the residency of Warren Evans, one of his opponents.

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Michigan Radio

Those who want to outlaw publications over sexually explicit ads should study Constitution first

Ten years or so ago, a woman named Andrea Lavigne sat in on some media survey classes I was teaching at Wayne State University.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Kercheval Ave. closure for farmers market is source of mixed feelings

It's no secret to anyone who lives or works in the city that Detroit has the highest tax rates in... Michelle Nowaczyk, owner of Strands in Grosse Pointe Park, stands outside her salon on Kercheval.

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Detroit Free Press

Marijuana questions head for city ballots

Eugene Telan, left, of Oak Park stands outside the Grosse Pointe Park Public Library with Tim Beck, cofounder of the Safer Michigan Coalition.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Detroit News

Hearing to be held today over challenge of Warren Evans' residency

Evans, the former Wayne County Sheriff and Detroit Police Chief, is one of the frontrunners in a crowded Democratic field in the race.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Detroit News

Court date set for challenge to Evans residency

Evans, one of the frontrunners in a crowded Democratic field, is facing scrutiny levied by Canton Township Supervisor Thomas Yack.

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Metro Times

Racism on display in bizarre march in Vassar, Mich.

The ugly side of patriotism was on display last week in Vassar, a shabby little town in Michigan's thumb.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

ClickOnDetroit

Bike thefts on the rise in the Grosse Pointes

Devin: POLICE SAY IT'S A COMMON CRIME AND YOU KNOW IT'S A COMMON CRIME, BUT THAT DOESN'T MAKE IT ANY EASIER TO SWALLOW.

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MLive.com

Central American teens fit under Wolverine Human Services permitted use, Vassar city manager says

Wolverine Human Services doesn't need new zoning or permits in order to house Central American minors at its Vassar facility, the city's attorney says.

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Lansing State Journal

Some want Lansing to welcome child immigrants

Some religious leaders and activists in Lansing want the city to be declared a welcoming place for child immigrants from Central America.

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Detroit News

Counter-protest emerges in Vassar amid child migrant plans

A counter-protest has emerged in a small Michigan community where people have been rallying against a social services organization's proposal to house child immigrants from Central America.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Grosse Pointe attorneys to look at legality of Metro Times ban

After hearing concerns raised by residents who demanded the city remove Metro Times outboxes because of the tabloid's sexually explicit ads, the Grosse Pointe City Council said it plans to have its attorneys do a cursory review to see whether it can consider a ban.

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The Detroit News

Housing migrant kids splits small Michigan town

When the opponents attended demonstrations armed with semi-automatic rifles, he was perplexed.

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