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  1. Rebuilding Together breathes new life into homesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | C & G Newspapers

    ... and remain there," he added. In 11 years, RTOC has fixed up 110 homes, and the group plans to complete seven in Farmington and Farmington Hills in late April and early May. Through RTOC, about 2,500 local volunteers added $822,000 of market value to ...

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  2. Homeless documentary premieres April 30 at CivicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Homeless documentary premieres April 30 at Civic A young Farmington filmmaker premieres a documentary on the homeless April 30 Check out this story on HometownLife.com: Anthony Lietz admits it was pretty scary the first time his mother took him and his siblings to help the homeless in Detroit. After all, he was young - eighth grade at the time - and as a Farmington Hills resident was unaccustomed to seeing poverty up close.

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  3. May election looms for FPS's $131.5 million bond proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | C & G Newspapers

    FARMINGTON/FARMINGTON HILLS - "It's a long time coming," Farmington Public Schools Superintendent George Heitsch said after a Jan. 13 unanimous school board vote approving a $131.5 million, two-series bond proposal for May 5. The bond proposal comes in the wake of two bond issues that voters shot down in November 2014 and August 2013. The district's $186.2 million, two-part redesigned bond proposal failed at the polls on Nov. 5, 2014.

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  4. Mount Dora picks Michigan man for city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    City Council members have tapped a Michigan man to become city manager, two weeks after a leading in-house candidate pulled out of contention after receiving threatening letters. Mayor Cathy Hoechst said today she was thrilled that Vince Pastue, city manager of Farmington, Mich., received unanimous support after the selection process was thrown into turmoil after longtime city Planning and Zoning Director Mark Reggentin withdrew his name from consideration out of fear for his family's safety.

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  5. Notice of ElectionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Hometown Life

    CITY OF FARMINGTON To the Qualified Electors of the City of Farmington, County of Oakland: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Special Election will be held in: City of Farmington County of Oakland, State of Michigan TUESDAY, MAY 5, 2015 THE POLLS will be open 7 o'clock a.m. until 8 o'clock p.m. TO VOTE ON THE FOLLOWING PROPOSALS: STATE PROPOSAL 15-1 A PROPOSAL TO AMEND THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO INCREASE THE SALES/USE TAX FROM 6% TO 7% TO REPLACE AND SUPPLEMENT REDUCED REVENUE TO THE SCHOOL AID FUND AND LOCAL UNITS OF GOVERNMENT CAUSED BY THE ELIMINATION OF THE SALES/USE TAX ON GASOLINE AND DIESEL FUEL FOR VEHICLES OPERATING ON PUBLIC ROADS, AND TO GIVE EFFECT TO LAWS THAT PROVIDE ADDITIONAL MONEY FOR ROADS AND OTHER TRANSPORTATION PURPOSES BY INCREASING THE GAS TAX AND VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEES.

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  6. 'The kindness of the human spirit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Westland Observer

    'The kindness of the human spirit' Community rallies around family of Lumecon employee who died from asthma complications Check out this story on HometownLife.com: Alisa Harewood, pictured with her husband Clive and son Jacob, 4, has been overwhelmed by the support of friends and co-workers since her husband's death. Alisa Harewood will never forget the smile that stretched across her husband Clive's face and the encouragement he always gave people to do their best.

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  7. Saying Goodbye to Northland Shopping Mall; Official Closing Date April 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Examiner.com

    ... or area again, which makes me a bit sad. Now I only go to Somerset of Twelve Oaks..." 1 star out of 5 - Ms A., Farmington, MI 2012 "This is more of a nostalgia romp than a review, as its been a while since I went here as a visitor. At that time it ...

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  8. Pastor files minutes before deadline to run for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Livonia Observer

    ... public safety and any ideas to help attract younger families to the city. He shared a vision of the Five Mile and Farmington area that could see development along the south side of Five Mile, including some mixed-use properties. He said of the three ... 1 comment

  9. 2009 Adult Christmas Gift Manual For The Beer FanaticsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Villager Austin

    ... it is a yeast an infection it is oak kitchen cabinets Ypsilanti MI still essential to get oak kitchen cabinets Farmington MI it identified correctly. Maximizing your production is about you and your team learning to deal with human character and not ...

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  10. Candidates ID'd for Farmington city manager jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Candidates ID'd for Farmington city manager job Six candidates to be interviewed for Farmington's city manager job were named Monday. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: A past Oakland County Commissioner for Farmington and Farmington Hills who now works out of state is one of six candidates to be interviewed May 9 for Farmington's city manager job.

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  11. Farmington PublicRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Hometown Life

    SCHOOL DISTRICT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING BREAKFAST PROGRAM The public is invited to a hearing to discuss the ramifications of a state mandated breakfast program for Michigan Public Schools and its effect on the Farmington Public School District.

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  12. City of FarmingtonRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Hometown Life

    ELECTION NOTICE PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF FARMINGTON, OAKLAND COUNTY, MICHIGAN: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Accuracy Test will be taken by the City of Farmington to test voting equipment for the May 5, 2015 Special Election. The test will be taken on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at Farmington City Hall, 23600 Liberty Street, Farmington, Michigan.

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  13. DTE Energy hosts open house on power reliabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Livonia Observer

    ... to clear right-of-ways for power lines. Some crews were in Livonia in late 2014, doing work between Merriman and Farmington and Schoolcraft and Five Mile. This year, crews expect to return to the city between Merriman and Wayne and Schoolcraft and ...

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  14. Recycling stats slip slightly due to last year's RRRASOC fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | C & G Newspapers

    ... the building." RRRASOC is an expansive operation that provides recycling services for the cities of Southfield, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Walled Lake, Novi, South Lyon and Wixom. It has been in operation since 1989, and in 2011 underwent a $4 ...

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  15. EditorialsHuman rights ordinance fits reputation of Farmington...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Human rights ordinance fits reputation of Farmington Hills Farmington Hills made the right move creating a human rights ordinance for the city. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: The enactment of a human rights ordinance that will provide all residents of Farmington Hills with equal rights will likely not change much in terms of the city's reputation.

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  16. Sobering message: Court program aids substance abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Sobering message: Court program aids substance abusers Farmington Hills' Sobriety Court recently celebrated 4 more completing the program Check out this story on HometownLife.com: It started out as a shopping trip with friends, continued with dinner and drinks at a local restaurant, and ended up as a night in jail. "It was my first time ever getting pulled over," she said.

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  17. FARMINGTON HILLSCelebrate Earth Day with Joe Reilly and the Community ...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Farmington Hills Observer

    Celebrate Earth Day with Joe Reilly and the Community Gardeners Earth Day event features free concert by Joe Reilly and the Community Gardeners Check out this story on HometownLife.com: This year's Earth Day event, which runs from 5-7:30 p.m. on April 22 at Heritage Park, will feature a special free concert by Joe Reilly and the Community Gardeners at 6:30 p.m. in the Heritage Park Amphitheater. Come out and enjoy the jazzy, blues-inspired music of Joe Reilly and the Community Gardeners, a group of diverse and accomplished musicians.

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  18. Mount Dora city manager reception, interviews still on despite Mark Reggentin's withdrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... members. Reggentin, the city's planning and zoning director, was tied for second with Pastue, city manager of Farmington, Mich. The reception is 5 to 7 p.m. Friday and the interviews will begin at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, both at the Mount Dora Community ...

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  19. Community, organizers to celebrate 50 years at the YRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | C & G Newspapers

    Jon Guest, personal trainer and wellness director at the Farmington Family YMCA, helps Sandy Hermanoff, of Bingham Farms, with her workout. FARMINGTON HILLS - It all started a little over half a century ago, when the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit decided to form a branch in Farmington Hills in 1965.

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  20. Threats prompt Mark Reggentin to end bid for Mount Dora city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... re Michael Bonfield, former city manager of St. Pete Beach and Madeira Beach, and Vincent Pastue, city manager of Farmington, Mich.

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