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  1. Farmington Area Arts Commission Announces WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Farmington Area Arts Commission has announced selections for 2015 Artist in Residence, Distinguished Service to the Arts Awards, and the High School Student Art Competition winners. The recipients will be honored at the Festival of the Arts Reception and Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 17, at the Costick Center at 28600 W. Eleven Mile Road in Farmington Hills.

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  2. If You're Thinking of Skipping May 5 Election, Girl, 9, Will Tell You Why You Shouldn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    Farmington Public Schools patrons will decide a $131.5 million bond issue May 5, and voter recruitment is coming from an unlikely source. Perhaps the biggest champion of the right to vote is still almost a decade away from being of legal age to cast her first ballot.

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  3. City of Farmington Hills Summary of ProceedingsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Observer & Eccentric

    Farmington Public Schools Superintendent -Commission for Energy and Environmental Sustainability Tip of the Month -Planning Commission Annual Report -Fire Department Annual Report -Police Department Annual Report Approved: -ENACTMENT of Ordinance C-3-2015 amending City Code, Chapter 34, "Zoning," to amend the official Zoning Map in order to rezone property located on 13 Mile, west of Orchard Lake Road from B-2, Community Business District to B-3, General Business District; and summary for publication -Transfer ownership and location of a Class C Liquor License to be located at 30170 Grand River Avenue to Encore Theater Partners, LLC -INTRODUCTION of an Ordinance to amend the Farmington Hills City Code to add a new Chapter 13.5 "Human Rights," in order to establish regulations for the prevention of discrimination and to provide remedies for violation of this chapter -Public Hearing date of April 27, 2015 for the 2015/2016 Community Block Grant Development Program Denied: -INTRODUCTION of an Ordinance to amend the Farmington Hills City Code, Chapter 34, "Zoning," Section 34.3.1.11, RC-2, Multiple-Family Residential District to allow for office uses, subject to certain conditions, within the RC-2 District, Zoning Text Amendment 4, 2014 Mayor Barry Brickner Publish: March 29, 2015 Pamela B. Smith, City Clerk

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  4. Notice of Close of Registration for the May 5, 2015 Special ElectionRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Observer & Eccentric

    If you are not currently registered to vote or need to register at a new address, you may do so at the following locations and times: In Person: CITY OF FARMINGTON Clerk's office, 23600 Liberty Street, MI 48335, Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm.

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  5. Music: Armenian musician, arts non-profit win Farmington Area Arts Commission honorsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Groong

    Farmington Voice, MI March 28 2015 Armenian musician, arts non-profit win Farmington Area Arts Commission honors By: Joni Hubred-Golden March 27, 2015 Farmington Hills musician Ara Topouzian and arts nonprofit kickstART farmington are the Farmington Area Arts Commission's 2015 Art Award winners. Topouzian is this year's Artist in Residence, an award given each year to a resident of Farmington or Farmington Hills who displays exceptional talent and artistic accomplishments.

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  6. Mount Dora moves forward with city manager candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of St. Pete Beach and Madeira Beach, ranked first, followed by a tie between Vincent Pastue, city manager of Farmington, Mich., and Mark Reggentin, the city's planning and zoning director. Quinn appointed Reggentin as acting city manager until a ...

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  7. Wednesday Michigan Recruiting Roundup: Visits galore this week with more to comeRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Maize N Brew

    ... the weeks ahead. The Wolverines were visited Tuesday by 2016 Louisville wide receiver commit Desmond Fitzpatrick (Farmington, Michigan), according to The D Zone . The visit to Michigan is Fitzpatrick's fourth since his offer from Jim Harbaugh on the ...

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  8. 2016 Toledo Football Recruiting: DB Jakkar Jackson talks offer, and moreRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Hustle Belt

    ... to add some well deserved scholarship offers under his belt. Earlier this Kent State was the first to give the Farmington, Michigan native a chance to play on the college level. While visiting Toledo over the weekend, Matt Campbell, and the Rockets ...

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  9. City of Farmington HillsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Hometown Life

    SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING MARCH 16, 2015 The meeting was called to order by Mayor Brickner at 7:30p.m. Council Present: Brickner, Bridges, Bruce, Knol, Lerner, Massey and Steckloff Council Absent: None Others Present: City Manager Brock, City Clerk Smith, Assistant City Manager Boyer, Directors Gardiner, Lasley and Mekjian, City Attorney Joppich and Planning Consultant Arroyo COUNCIL Recognized: -March 20, 2015 as the Great American Meatout Day Received: -Presentation to Neighborhood House by Miss Farmington -Emergency Preparedness Commission Tip of the Month -Historic District Commission Annual Report Approved: -Special Assessment Roll for Muer Cove Drive Area Water Main Improvements Special Assessment District, C-339 -Planned Unit Development Plan 1, 2014 for the redevelopment of the property located at 33045 Hamilton Court -INTRODUCTION of an Ordinance ... (more)

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  10. FarmingtonWaste no time: 3-minute speed dating in FarmingtonWaste no...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Waste no time: 3-minute speed dating in Farmington The Farmington Brewing Company will host a speed dating night on March 31. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: If you're looking for that "special someone" or simply want to dip your toe into a local pool of eligible singles - and you're willing to trust first impressions - Sal Palland has the plan for you. Palland, who's involved in plenty of community events and owned the now-closed Off the Beaten Path bookstore in downtown Farmington, is organizing a speed dating evening at the Farmington Brewing Company on Grand River Avenue, just east of Farmington Road.

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  11. Business burns on Plymouth Rd. in LivoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... INFORMATION. I UNDERSTAND YOU JUST SPOKE WITH THE FIRE CHIEF? Will: YES. THIS STRETCH OF PLYMOUTH BETWEEN FARMINGTON AND HUBBARD WILL BE CLOSED FOR AT LEAST AN HOUR. THAT'S CUSTOM STONE WORKS. THEY'VE BEEN HERE FOR QUITE SOME TIME GETTING THE FIRE ...

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  12. Brewing Company adding cider, mead and wine to menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Brewing Company adding cider, mead and wine to menu Farmington Brewing Company is dding cider, meads and wine to the menu Check out this story on HometownLife.com: A few months after debuting their business on Grand River Avenue near Farmington Road, the guys who brew their own blend of suds in downtown Farmington are venturing into the world of hard cider, wine and mead - also known as honey wine. "It's an expansion of our business - we have a large contingency of people that come in requesting wine," said Jason Hendricks, who shares ownership of the brewery with Jason Schlaff and Gary Schlaff, Jason's dad.

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  13. Rainbow Award Nominations Due Later This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Patch.com

    Sponsored by the Multicultural Multiracial Community Council of Farmington/Farmington Hills, the awards recognize individuals of any age who have actively promoted racial and cultural understanding in the Farmington community. The completed nomination form should be submitted to the Farmington City Manager's Office no later than Tuesday, March 31. The awards will be presented on Wednesday, April 22. The ceremony, to be held at the Costick Center, 28600 Eleven Mile Road in Farmington Hills, begins at 7 p.m., and is preceded by light refreshments from 6:30-7 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Harry Weaver, educational project director of the Anti-Defamation League of Michigan.

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  14. Heroin, possible OD in FarmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Heroin, possible OD in Farmington A man described as a heroin addict possibly overdosed May 5 in a Farmington apartment. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: A man described as a heroin addict was transported to Botsford Hospital for treatment of a possible overdose after reportedly locking himself in the bathroom of a residence in the Farmington Oaks apartments on March 5. Police were called to the apartment at 12:25 p.m. and made entry into the bathroom to assist the unresponsive man.

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  15. FARMINGTON HILLSDine while solving a mystery at OCCDine while solving ...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Dine while solving a mystery at OCC Oakland Community College Culinary Studies Institute invites the public to a murder themed dinner mystery. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: No need to bring your candlestick, lead pipe or revolver to this murder mystery themed dinner.

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  16. Hitting the piggy bank for school dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Hitting the piggy bank for school dollars Farmington schools superintendent explains the reasons for spending 'rainy day' fund Check out this story on HometownLife.com: Mary Reynolds says "a structural shortfall" is why Farmington Public Schools has had to dip into - or, as some might say, ladle from - the budget's fund equity over the last few years. Reynolds, FPS executive director of business, cites fewer dollars distributed from Lansing while some costs continue to climb, creating a gap between revenue and expenditures.

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  17. County, cities estimate Prop 1 revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Farmington Hills Observer

    If Proposal 1 passes in May, Oakland County and cities, such as Farmington Hills and Farmington, will receive additional road funding. County, cities estimate Prop 1 revenue If Proposal 1 passes in May, Oakland County and cities, such as Farmington Hills and Farmington, will receive additional road funding.

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  18. City of FarmingtonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Observer & Eccentric

    Farmington City Hall, 23600 Liberty Street, Farmington, Michigan, Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm. Licenses can also be obtained online at www.oakgov.com/petadoption or by MAIL by ...

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  19. Owners Jim and Gaye Passow work the front counter at Midtown Automotive Service near Fowlerville.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... of automobiles and light trucks." Passow, 61, has been working on cars since he got a job at a gas station in Farmington as a teenager. "Back then, gas stations were full garages," he said. "There wasn't anything that wasn't done at a gas station. ...

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  20. Career Night Examines 'Wrongly Stigmatized' Hot JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Patch.com

    Some of the hottest jobs in Michigan this year are in the information technology sector, and they don't always require a four-year-degree. Overcoming the stigma associated skilled trade jobs, even in sectors that pay better than many requiring a bachelor's or better degree, will be the topic of an upcoming session sponsored by a Farmington area family advocacy group.

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