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Bay City has released the names of the five city manager candidates set to be interviewed on Saturday, Dec. 14. Beginning on Friday, Dec. 13, the candidates will visit Bay City to tour the area and meet with community leaders before a one-hour interview on Dec. 14 .
Canton officials are worried about deteriorating roads as money for repairs shrinks amid strained budgets in Lansing, Wayne County and the township.
The following construction activities are scheduled for the weekend beginning Friday, Dec. 6, and ending Monday, Dec. 9. Parade closures are included in the list.
The clock is running on a move to decide whether selling the county's justice center sites to Dan Gilbert's Rock Ventures group and moving to the state-owned Mound Correctional Facility is the best deal for the county going forward.
Wayne County commissioners on Thursday approved spending up to six months to study the viability of housing prisoners at a Mound Road facility.
Ann Arbor -- Two men charged in the shooting death of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed had their preliminary exams postponed until Jan. 17. Ed Jemeal Thomas, 20, and Kristopher Kaivon Pratt, 19, appeared Thursday morning in 14A-1 District Court.
Stock up on holiday cookies and pastries at the St. Helen's Philoptochos Cookie Walk and Greek Pastry Sale 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 14, at Sts.
The office, located at 16013 Middlebelt Road, recently celebrated a grand opening with a ribbon cutting by Livonia Mayor Jack Kirksey.
Clinton Township -- County Executive Mark Hackel took attendees of the third annual State of the County Address through Macomb's many highs of 2013 Wednesday night.
Former Michigan secretary of state candidate Jocelyn Benson won't run for Congress in a Republican-leaning suburban Detroit district.
A 30-year repayment schedule is negotiated. Then-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick agrees to swap a fixed interest rate for a variable one.
Detroit -- Law enforcement agencies will be collecting DNA samples Tuesday from relatives of missing people in an effort to help identify human remains at the Wayne County morgue.
The time of the year for gift-shopping , gatherings with family and friends, and an array of holiday entertainment is upon us.