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Warren

Thief targets Chrysler touch-screen electronics

July 31, 2015

WARREN — The Warren Police Department is looking for a man who could be behind the theft of touch-screen navigation and radio systems from more than 25 Chrysler vehicles in the city in mid-July alone.Detective Sgt. ...Read More

Sterling Heights

Local author shares perspective on Chaldean community

July 31, 2015

A strong motivation to write flew into Weam Namou’s mind one day when she was at the U.K.’s Heathrow Airport in the 1990s. As an Iraqi-American woman, that desire came from an urge to tell her perspective of her ...Read More

Clinton Township

Police search for suspect in geese killing

July 31, 2015

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Numerous geese died in a hit-and-run accident, and the original person of interest has been absolved.Clinton Township police are looking for whoever killed five geese on northbound Gratiot Avenue, ...Read More

Sterling Heights

Two Sterling Heights homes catch on fire during severe storms

July 30, 2015

They say lightning never strikes twice. Well it did during heavy storms July 29 in Sterling Heights, resulting in two homes catching on fire.The afternoon storm resulted in the Sterling Heights Fire Department responding to ...Read More

Man dies after running onto Interstate 94

Harper Woods

Man dies after running onto Interstate 94

July 30, 2015

An 18-year-old Grosse Pointe Woods resident died after being struck by a semi-truck on Interstate 94 in Harper Woods at about 5 p.m. July 29. ...Read More

Southfield

Police investigate early morning shooting involving repo man

July 30, 2015

Officers are examining an early morning shooting that involved a repo man.According to Deputy Chief Nick Loussia, the incident began at around 5:30 a.m. July 30 in the 22000 block of Chatsford Circuit.A 69-year-old ...Read More

Warren rededicates playground in girl’s memory

Warren

Warren rededicates playground in girl’s memory

July 29, 2015

An act of pure evil took Deanna Seifert from the world in 1992, but her memory will live forever in the hearts of her family members and the community.The playground next to the Owen Jax Recreation Center, on Nine Mile ...Read More

Council decides to send public safety to a vote

Harper Woods

Council decides to send public safety to a vote

July 29, 2015

A lot has changed in the four years since the ballot proposal to amend the city charter in favor of a public safety department failed to garner enough votes among the city’s residents. ...Read More

Recycling center to reopen in 2016

Southfield

Recycling center to reopen in 2016

July 28, 2015

SOUTHFIELD — The Materials Recovery Facility at the Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County is ready to reopen after a fire blazed through the building last spring. The facility, ...Read More

Voters will decide library millage renewal in November

Troy

Voters will decide library millage renewal in November

July 28, 2015

The Troy City Council has approved language asking voters to decide whether to renew a previously authorized 0.7-mill tax to fund the Troy Public Library.The millage request that will appear on the November ballot is for ...Read More

Ferndale

HUD: Housing director’s settlement was ‘unreasonable’

July 27, 2015

FERNDALE — The Ferndale Housing Commission is withholding about half of former Executive Director Deborah Wilson’s $132,000 severance package following a comprehensive assessment from the U.S. Department of ...Read More

Missing Center Line teen found with convicted sex offender

Center Line

Missing Center Line teen found with convicted sex offender

July 27, 2015

Investigators have found Shelby Louise Grech, a missing 15-year-old Center Line resident, in Lebanon, Tennessee. Grech was  reported missing at around 8 p.m. July 25 in Farmington Hills with 36-year-old ...Read More

Friends to remember man killed in collision with patrol vehicle

St. Clair Shores

Friends to remember man killed in collision with patrol vehicle

July 27, 2015

Police have confirmed the identities of two motorcyclists who died in two unrelated crashes last week. ...Read More

Orchard Lake

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Orchard Lake

July 27, 2015

The Orchard Lake Police Department is investigating an accident that involved a vehicle striking a pedestrian in Orchard Lake the morning of July 27.At about 6:50 a.m., the Orchard Lake Police Department received a call ...Read More

Sterling Heights

Library stays sharp with cheesemaking class

July 24, 2015

STERLING HEIGHTS — Patrons of the Sterling Heights Public Library will learn about dairy in a day as part of an Aug. 6 Intro to Cheese Making class. ...Read More