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  1. Detroit's walking man to get $350K, lots of adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... for. James Robertson, 56, of Detroit sits Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in his new Ford Taurus, a gift from a Sterling Heights dealer. DETROIT - One week after he gained global attention for his 21 miles and two bus rides of daily commuting, Detroiter James ...

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  2. Crowdfunding campaign exceeds $350,000 to help Detroit man with 21-mile walk for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Nanaimo Daily News

    James Robertson, 56, of Detroit talks to the press after getting into his free 2015 Ford Taurus from Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights, Mich., on Friday, Feb, 6, 2015, following a Detroit Free Press story of Robertson's dedication and journey on his daily 21 mile walk to and from work. DETROIT NEWS OUT; NO SALES James Robertson, 56, of Detroit talks to the press after getting into his free 2015 Ford Taurus from Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights, Mich., on Friday, Feb, 6, 2015, following a Detroit Free Press story of Robertson's dedication and journey on his daily 21 mile walk to and from work.

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  3. Detroit's hard-walkin' worker to get $350K in donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... James Robertson, 56, of Detroit sits Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in his new Ford Taurus, a gift from a Sterling Heights dealer. DETROIT - One week after he gained global attention for his 21 miles and two bus rides of daily commuting, Detroiter James ...

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  4. Detroit man is an inspirationRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    ... Donations in excess of $300,000 were pledged by generous strangers. And it gets better - Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights presented James Robertson with a 2015 Ford Taurus free of charge. So there will be no more walking to work for this Detroit ...

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  5. 2. Detroit man who commuted by foot 21 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | KSL-TV

    ... the college student who set up a GoFundMe page on Robertson's behalf. They walked into Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights, Michigan, and instead of brochures, saw a shiny red car topped with a big bow. "There must've been 200 people there to welcome ...

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  6. Detroit Factory Worker Retires Walking Boots As He Receives Free Ford TaurusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | International Business Times

    Detroit resident James Robertson reacts next to the 2015 red Ford Taurus sedan he was surprised with as a free gift at the Suburban Ford dealership in Sterling Heights, Michigan, February 6, 2015. The 56-year-old factory worker, known for walking 21 miles to get to and from work for 9 years, is also the recipient of about $300,000 in donations raised by a college student after his story was widely publicized in local media.

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  7. Man Who Commutes 42 Miles on Foot Receives Over $300,000 in DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Afro American Newspaper

    ... than $312,000 in donations, to date. And, on Feb. 6, when Robertson visited the Suburban Ford dealership in Sterling Heights to obtain some car brochures, he was given a 2015 Ford Taurus as a surprise gift. Some of the money will go toward the car ...

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  8. Man who walked 21 miles to work gets a brand new Ford TaurusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Examiner.com

    ... he got his work ethic from his parents. Robertson works as an injection molder at a plastics factory in Sterling Heights, Michigan. He makes less than $11 an hour, yet he walks. He says he can't imagine not working. A GoFundMe campaign, originally ...

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  9. Man famous for 21-mile walking work commute surprised with new carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A man known for his legendary work commute - 21 miles, most of it walking - recently got the surprise of a lifetime with a new mode of transportation. According to the Detroit Free Press, 56-year-old James Robertson recently visited a suburban Ford dealership in Sterling Heights, Mich., expecting to simply get some brochures.

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  10. No more walking to work: Detroit man given a Ford Taurus and $330,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Christian Science Monitor

    Detroit resident James Robertson poses with banker Blake Pollock and Wayne State University student Evan Leedy, after Robertson was surprised with a 2015 red Ford Taurus sedan as a free gift at the Suburban Ford dealership in Sterling Heights, Michigan, February 6, 2015. James Robertson of Detroit could not afford a car to drive to work, which resulted in him walking more than 20 miles a day to and from his job for more than a decade.

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  11. 21 Mile Commuter Given A CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | KRON 4

    ... the college student who set up a GoFundMe page on Robertson's behalf. They walked into Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights, Michigan, and instead of brochures, saw a shiny red car topped with a big bow. "There must've been 200 people there to welcome ...

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  12. Detroit Man Who Walks 21 Miles To, From Work Receives New CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | ABC News

    James Robertson, 56, of Detroit stands next to his free 2015 Ford Taurus from Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, as part of a continuing showing of community support following a Detroit Free Press story of Robertson's dedication and journey on his daily 21 mile walk to and from work. The Detroit man who made national headlines for walking his 21-mile commute to and from work broke down after receiving a new car.

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  13. Officials offer sneak peek of dog park possibilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | C & G Newspapers

    Kevin Murray, of Warren, sits between two dogs at the Red Oaks Dog Park in Madison Heights in 2013. Sterling Heights recently discussed conceptual plans for a dog park within its borders.

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  14. FBI: Man threatened to behead cop who put Eric Garner in chokeholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... across the nation. The New York office of the FBI tracked the social media posts back to an address in Sterling Heights, Michigan, where Guzman-Telles' mother was questioned. She said she was aware of the postings and told her son to delete them for ...

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  15. City unveils new logo, - placemaking' ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | C & G Newspapers

    A fully seated Sterling Heights City Council got down to business Jan. 27 to unveil a new city logo and to discuss strategic planning for the year ahead on multiple "placemaking" attractions and improvements. City officials looked to their 2030 Visioning Plan that was created in 2014 and mentioned some of the guiding principles and vision statement.

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  16. How The Internet Got A Detroiter Who Walks 21 Miles To Work A Free CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Jalopnik

    ... from the GoFundMe campaign, Robertson is getting a red and black Ford Taurus, courtesy of Suburban Ford in Sterling Heights, MI. Hehas no clue that he is getting this car (We spoke to Leedy, who said that Robertson doesn't have a phone or computer ...

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  17. M-53 work begins in Sterling Heights between 15 Mile and 18 Mile RoadsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | State of Michigan

    PROJECT DETAILS: The Michigan Department of Transportation is investing $34 million to improve nearly 3 miles of M-53 between 15 Mile Road and 18 Mile Road in Sterling Heights. Improvements include reconstructing the road, curb, and median left turns; removing and replacing drainage; traffic signal upgrades; sidewalk and ramp improvements to be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act ; landscape improvements; and street lighting replacement.

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  18. MichiganDoc accused of trading drugs for sex, moneyDoc accused of...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... physician, runs his practice out of Stout Family Medicine in Detroit and Progressive Family Medicine in Sterling Heights. A person who answered the phone at Stout Family Medicine on Wednesday morning said, "The office has no comment at this time." ...

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  19. State: Southfield Doc Traded Prescription Drugs for Sexual FavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    ... osteopathic physician who practices at Stout Family Medicine in Detroit and Progressive Family Medicine in Sterling Heights. The charges follow a months-long investigation. Andrea Vitely, a spokeswoman for Schuette, said "the charges are based on ...

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  20. Mich. man indicted for NYPD cop-beheading threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | New York Daily News

    ... the posts and found that Guzman-Telles, who went by the handle Captain Acab on Facebook, lived in Sterling Heights, Mich. Local cops visited the mom Jan. 1, and she said she had ordered her son to delete the threats, the records show. He did, but it ...

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