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The sale will be closed Tuesday, May 6. Household items, including furniture, TVs, computers, knick-knacks and CDs and tapes, will be sold.
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McAdams was honored by Wayne County Commissioner Diane Webb. McAdams, affectionately known as "Mouse," is an active member of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 396 and a registered volunteer for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Two years ago Cory Routen was among the thousands of kids who went chasing after marshmallows at Nankin Mills in Hines Park.
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Jonathan Wyman saw a need and decided to do something about it. So the 14-year-old Canton resident stood before his fellow students at South Pointe Scholars Charter Academy and did a presentation about autism and the Burger School for Students with Autism.
Ex-Wayne County Commissioner Bernard Parker can be sued by Azzam Elder, a former high-ranking Wayne County official, according to a Michigan Court of Appeals opinion.
An elderly Westland man charged with murdering his wife has been found incompetent to stand trial but will be sent to some type of care facility.
Wayne County Executive Robert A. Ficano is a candidate for a fourth term, his campaign said Friday.
Fan of the Shrek films? Come see the ornery ogre and his friends come to life starting next week at... Although my home isn't right on top on the I-96 freeway, we're close enough to hear how bad the... The sentencing for a Detroit man who pleaded guilty to several counts of armed robbery in two Wayne County communities has had his sentencing pushed ... (more)
Detroit -- A 24-year-old man faces a first-degree murder charge after allegedly knocking a 39-year-old man down in a fist fight before running over him with his car, backing up, and running him over again.
Police say a woman was sexually assaulted by a stranger who provided help after her car ran out of gas along a popular Wayne County road in the middle of the night.
State Rep. Rashida Tlaib has paid $4,550 to Wayne County and a local charity to make up for underpaying taxes on a Dearborn rental property since 2008.
A 34-year-old Detroit man has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a reported attack on the principal of his child's school.
Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano appears poised to seek a fourth term as county executive, despite a scandal that has engulfed his administration for two and a half years.
Emergency manager Kevyn Orr has proposed leasing the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to the new authority in exchange for $47 million per year over 40 years - cash that could be used to help pay off debts and reinvest in city services.
While the Hill pickpocket story goes international, the protagonist is going nowhere, any reflex to flee restrained by the law and his beltless blue jeans hanging below the bottom of his boxer shorts.