Detroit, MIDetroit News

Dad of boy fatally shot on I-75: 'We need everybody's support'

A day after their 2-year-old son was fatally shot on Interstate 75, a Metro Detroit family is pleading for tips leading to a suspect and working to keep his memory alive. "We're still trying to find who is responsible," Brian Christian, the child's father, told The Detroit News on Friday night. "Any information that would be helpful, we would appreciate it. We need everybody's support.
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Taylor police release bodycam video of man’s viral arrest

TAYLOR, Mich. – Taylor police are putting out their bodycam footage, which they said shows patience before officers arrested a man accused of road rage. The bodycam video shows officers using a taser and pepper spray on a 31-year-old driver. Minutes prior, a woman called 911, saying the man was...
Rochester, MIPosted by
Heather Raulerson

What is there to do in Rochester this month?

Now that places are finally getting back to normal, the city of Rochester, Michigan wants you to visit them and they are bringing out the promotions to get you there. Their new slogan for downtown Rochester for the month of June is “Love Local”. There are several events happening and one or all of them might interest you to come downtown and partake in these fabulous activities.

Who Holds the Record for the Most Successful Title Defenses?

By Ken Hissner: For years, it was said world Heavyweight champion Detroit, Michigan’s Joe “The Brown Bomber” Louis, 66-3 with 52 knockouts, had the most title defenses with 25! He did have more than any heavyweight champions. He won the title in June of 1937, stopping James “The Cinderella Man” Braddock.
Oakland County, MIPosted by
Bend With Tasha

800 People in Oakland County Fall Victim to Mail Fraud

(Photo By Kastasha Harris/Pexels) When have started to live in a world where fraud is becoming the new norm because people want something for nothing. People can steal your identity without you even knowing or they will wait until you leave to go to work. The increase of fraudulent activity has gone up based on the new ways people have identified how to obtain people's information.
Macomb County,

Harrison Township Shooting Suspect Released Pending Further Investigation

HARRISON TOWNSHIP, MI – On Wednesday June 16th, 2021, at 12:55am, Macomb County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Prentiss Apartments for a man that had been shot. Upon arrival, deputies located Jomarr Pye, 43-years-old, of Harrison Township lying on the ground with a single gunshot wound to the chest. The suspect, a 66-year-old man from Harrison Township was performing chest compressions on Pye. Pye was pronounced dead at the scene.

Metro Detroit Rabbi Cites Kid Rock's Homophobic Slur in Friday Sabbath Sermon

Mazel tov Kid Rock -- you've made into a Jewish, Friday night Shabbat sermon. It may be a first, but it's not in a way that would give you nachas (joy). Rabbi Paul Yedwab, delivering a service during Pride Month at Temple Israel in West Bloomfield, was initially talking about anti-Semitism he faced during his youth and the pain he felt when "our Jewish students received anti-Semitic slurs in their yearbooks recently at one of our schools."