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  1. Substitute Teacher: Bogus Tip She Wanted to Bomb School Blitzes Job HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A former substitute teacher's life has been a "Kafkaesque" nightmare in the nine months since losing her job for allegedly sending "violent text messages" and threatening to blow up Birmingham Groves High School, according to an attorney who filed a defamation lawsuit on her behalf in Oakland County Circuit Court last week. The teacher, Tricia Stocco of Rochester, denies making the threats and her attorney, Nicholas Roumel, says there's "nothing in her character to suggest she is even capable of this," The Detroit News .

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  2. This Physicist Says She Has Proof Black Holes Simply Don't ExistRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Tegmark's assessment was echoed by that of Dr. David Garfinkle, a professor of physics at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan and an expert on singularities and gravitational fields. In an email to The Huffington Post, he called the paper ...

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  3. Lumberjacks start fast, surge late in rallying past Under-18 TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... Christian Wolanin maneuvered his way around the Under-18's defense leading to a breakaway opportunity, and the Rochester, Michigan native slid one through Lackey's five-hole for his second goal of the year to double the lead to 2-0 that was set up ...

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  4. A Common-Sense Approach to Common Core Math, Part III: Drawing Diagrams for Dividing FractionsRead the original story

    Sunday | The Heartland Institute

    ... it enlightens. Many others agree, including Barbara Oakley, a professor of engineering at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan. She expressed her ideas in another Wall Street Journal opinion article called "How We Should be Teaching Math" ...

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  5. Holly Morren, Aleksander Danielewski Shine at Oakland Intrasquad MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ROCHESTER, Michigan, September 26. FRESHMAN Holly Morren and sophomore Aleksander Danielewski were two-time individual winners as the Gold teams defeated the Black squads in the Oakland men's and women's swimming and diving teams' annual intrasquad meet. "This was a good opportunity to acclimate our newcomers to the college environment, and we had a number of our freshmen step up today," Oakland head coach Pete Hovland said.

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  6. Color us orange: Rochester's place in food-stamp historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Color us orange: Rochester's place in food-stamp history Color us orange: Rochester's place in food-stamp history Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1stACDN Among the many quirky who-knew stories about our fair city is a tale built around one Mabel McFiggin, a destitute Rochester woman who has been immortalized on the Internet as the first American ever to receive government food stamps. As it turns out, Rochester was the test bed for our nation's first government-run food stamp program.

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  7. Beatles Tribute Band at Rochester Hills Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Patch.com

    To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles this year, The Rochester Hills Public Library's Sunday Concert on October 12 at 2 to 3:30 p.m. will feature the Toppermost Beatles Tribute band. Toppermost perform an authentic Beatles show that re-creates the fun and excitement that was the Beatles.

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  8. Is the iPhone 6 Plus Too Big for Normal Hands?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Health.com

    ... MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine in Rochester, Michigan. Before you plunk down your plastic for an iPhone 6 Plus (or any new phone), make sure it feels comfortable in your ...

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  9. College Roundup: Vanguard takes down WestmontRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Daily Pilot

    ... kills for No. 21-ranked Vanguard (15-5, 4-1 in conference). Lauren Hays finished with 29 assists and eight digs. ROCHESTER, Mich. - Junior Marisa Bubica had a match-high 16 kills to lead UC Irvine to a 25-23, 25-17, 25-19 win over host Oakland ...

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  10. A Toast to 10: The Royal Park Hotel Celebrates its 10th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Special Events

    Local students sound a fanfare. The 10th anniversary event brought back signature elements of the opening ceremonies of 2004, including the marching band, The Royal Park Hotel in Rochester, Mich., celebrates 10 years of hospitality excellence with a 10th anniversary party.

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  11. Troubled Kmart Will Close 5 Stores In MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | CBS Local

    ... 600 employees will be losing their jobs. Oakland County was hit hard with two of the closings including stores in Rochester and Madison Heights. Between those locations, 256 will be out of work. Other stores closing are in Port Huron, Flint and ...

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  12. Good Neighbor' recognized for park cleanup effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | C & G Newspapers

    For the past five years, Lynn Miller and his trusty trash grabber have made sure that the parks and trails in the Rochester area remain clean and beautiful. "I like to walk," Miller said.

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  13. GM peels off Cadillac, moves unit to NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | USA Today

    ... means "sky" in French. Cadillac rolls out the Ciel concept, an open-air grand-touring car, at Meadow Brook Hall in Rochester, Mich. Aug. 29, 2011. It suggests some styling touches that'll be on the the super-size Caddy under development. Cadillac ...

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  14. Rochester Mills Oktoberfest returns Sept. 26-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | C & G Newspapers

    Following the time-honored German tradition, the Rochester Mills Beer Co. is giving the public a chance to grab their lederhosen, hoist a few liters of brews and eat German-style fare close to home during the annual Oktoberfest event.

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  15. HKY: Tech Drops 2nd Straight To ChippewasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... out-shot 34-33, while Zach Larson and Matt Hughes split time between the pipes. The Division 1 team will travel to Rochester, Mich. this weekend for a pair of games against Oakland University. The first matchup is Friday, Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. , with ...

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  16. Celebrate Senior Day at a MetroparkCelebrate Senior Day at a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... Center at 11:30 a.m. A Free small bucket of range balls for seniors at the Stony Creek Metropark golf course near Rochester and at Wolcott Mill Metropark golf course near Ray Township. A Free hayrides for seniors at the Oakwoods Metropark Nature ...

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  17. Around the World in 80 Days to Play Meadow Brook Theatre, 10/1-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Hotels and the Meadow Brook Theatre Guild . Meadow Brook Theatre is located on the campus of Oakland University in Rochester, MI. For additional information, visit www.mbtheatre.com . Meadow Brook Theatre is a nonprofit, cultural institution serving ...

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  18. Rochester Adams High School bans military dad, sparking local outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    ... 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, following a homecoming ceremony. Yesterday, the principal of Rochester Adams High School answered questions from Oakland County Independent Examiner about the school's Dad Ban incident. Today, ...

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  19. After another close call, Stoney Creek golf has state championship aspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | C & G Newspapers

    ... play the week of Sept. 15 ranked ninth in Division 1, behind OAA members Lake Orion (first), Troy (fourth) and Rochester (seventh). All of these schools were set to participate in the Oakland County tournament on Sept. 17, after press time, at ...

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  20. Is Drake A Front-Runner? [BLOG]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | CBS Local

    ... that Drake supports Kentucky basketball, where he was seen at the Final Four last year wearing a shirt supporting Rochester, Michigan's own James Young. Well, I guess Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is his newest pal. This past Saturday night, ...

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