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  1. BerkleyRev up support for Berkley schools bondRev up support for...Read the original story

    Saturday | Lathrup Village Eccentric

    Rev up support for Berkley schools bond Support Berkley schools bond May 5. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: Running a school district is a little bit like owning a car. It's important to know that, because on May 5, residents in the Berkley School District, which includes Huntington Woods and Oak Park, get to become back seat drivers by setting the policy by which school officials will steer.

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  2. Grass-roots group works to keep JCC's doors openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | C & G Newspapers

    After the news that the Jewish Community Center in Oak Park will close, members of a local grass-roots group are taking it upon themselves to raise money to keep the building open. The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit announced in a community briefing March 5 that the Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit will cease programming and services at the Oak Park facility after Aug. 31. Aaron Tobin, committee co-chair of Save the Oak Park JCC, said the group held a meeting March 30 at the Jimmy Prentis Morris Building on 10 Mile Road to unveil two major projects that aim to keep the doors of the JCC location open.

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  3. Two charged in party store shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | C & G Newspapers

    Ujuan Burton, 31, of Oak Park, and Shardae Lynette Burt, 30, of Detroit, were each charged March 31 with different felonies that stem from Salem's death at Bernie's Market on March 26. Burton faces multiple charges, including felony murder, which carries a mandatory life prison sentence if convicted; firearm possession during a felony; armed robbery; and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Around March 28, the Clinton Township Police Department was contacted by authorities in Findlay, Ohio, where both Burton and Burt had gone to get Burton medical attention.

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  4. Mich. robbery suspect arrested after fleeing to BVH for gunshot woundRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | TheCourier.com

    ... Detroit-area armed robbery, according to Findlay police. According to the Detroit Free Press, Ujuan Burton, 31, of Oak Park, Michigan, entered Bernie's Party Store in Clinton Township, Michigan, waiving a gun Thursday evening. Store owner Emil Salem ...

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  5. Indonesian Prosecutors Seek to Spare Heather Mack from Firing Squad for Mom's MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Patch.com

    But her mother's sister says such a request is an "injustice." Meanwhile, Mack wears an orange rubber band as an engagement ring.

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  6. Eleven Mile Self Storage AuctionRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Hometown Life

    NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION APRIL 9, 2015 PLEASE SIGN UP AT ELEVEN MILE SELF STORAGE 14935 W 11- MILE, OAK PARK MI AUCTION STARTS AT OR AFTER 10:00 AM Publish: March 29, 2015 and April 5, 2015 Goods are to be sold to satisfy landlord lien. All goods will be sold to highest bidder for cash.

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  7. He'd look good in BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... that Bombers GM Kyle Walters is giving serious consideration to choosing Demski -- a Winnipegger and graduate of Oak Park -- with Winnipeg's second-overall pick in May's CFL draft. Demski is ranked fifth in this year's draft class by the CFL ...

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  8. Critic: Ferndale Jews Hurt by Community Center ConsolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Berman Center for the Performing Arts is part of the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield. The Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield will remain open and serve as the spiritual center for Jews in Oak Park, where a facility will be shuttered to stop a $1 million annual loss.

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  9. US trade policies fail to account for small businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Hill

    ... is just as simple. Rast is owner of Great Sky Gifts in Kalispell, Montana; Babayov is owner of The Suit Depot in Oak Park, Michigan; Carson is owner of Performance Equipment Inc. in Wenatchee, Washington; Terrill is Owner of NYC Fitness, Family and ...

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  10. Breckenridge Locksmith Warns Car Owners: Wireless Systems Are Prone to Security BreachesRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    ... the rightful owner from proper entry. Breckenridge Locksmith provides service for people in Ferndale, Royal Oak, Oak Park MI, Berkley, Madison Heights, Warren, Clawson, Birmingham, Hazel Park, and the surrounding Metro Detroit Area. For more ...

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  11. Night Court Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Metro Times

    ... s, and law enforcement to get the court room experience. This event is sponsored by the Tri-Community Coalition and Oak Park and Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance.

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  12. Lead Letter: Should Christians refuse to engage with same-sex couples?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... letters@jacksonville.com. Our full policy about letters is available here. When Krista and Jami Contreras of Oak Park, Mich. took their daughter Bay for her first pediatric visit, they were surprised to learn that the pediatrician they had selected, ...

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  13. The death of Northland Mall is a cautionary tale for DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Michigan Radio

    ... flagship store on Woodward Avenue. People moved out of Detroit to be close to the mall. Southfield boomed. So did Oak Park. Faxon, who is Jewish, watched as his neighbors and constituents emptied out of Detroit and into those suburbs and beyond. But ...

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  14. Firefighters Rescue Several Residents After Apartments Go Up In FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... Drive Southfield, MI 48034 (248) 327-2900 Map Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [...] OAK PARK (WWJ) - Firefighters in Oak Park arrived on the scene of a burning apartment building just in time to save several residents ...

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  15. Over 1,000 Winnipeg high school students to march on Thursday against racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    More than 1,000 high school students will take to the frigid streets of Winnipeg on Thursday to let Maclean's magazine know they don't intend to remain Canada's most racist city. So far, students from 17 high schools have permission from their schools to take off two periods to march, said organizer Philippe Burns, an Oak Park High School student.

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  16. Montrose voters reject marijuana decriminalization measureRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... proposal was defeated by 32 votes, with only 88 out of 208 votes in favor of the issue. Voters in Hazel Park and Oak Park passed measures in August. Voters in Ferndale, Jackson and Lansing approved decriminalization proposals in 2013. ...

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  17. Strides made in Detroit retail developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WXYZ

    ... divider is dissolving, if only slightly, with one shopping center, gleaming with success and diversity. "Detroit." "Oak Park." "Warren." Just some of the cities shoppers at the Gateway Marketplace, at 8 Mile and Woodward, called home when approached ...

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  18. Montrose voters to weigh in on marijuana decriminalizationRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... decriminalization measures, while those in five others rejected similar proposals. Voters in Hazel Park and Oak Park passed measures in August. Voters in Ferndale, Jackson and Lansing approved decriminalization proposals in 2013. Decriminalization ...

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  19. Pediatrician refuses to care for baby of lesbian momsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... believe us. They say, '(Doctors) can't do that. That's not legal.' And we say, 'Yes it is.'" The Contrerases of Oak Park, Mich., are going public with their story to raise awareness about the discrimination that the lesbian, gay, bisexual and ...

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  20. Pediatrician refuses to care for baby of lesbian momsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... believe us. They say, '(Doctors) can't do that. That's not legal.' And we say, 'Yes it is.'" The Contrerases of Oak Park, Mich., are going public with their story to raise awareness about the discrimination that the lesbian, gay, bisexual and ...

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