Students that attend Eastpointe Middle School will not be attending in-person classes at least for a little while anyway. Apparently, there was a wave of staff resignations last week that is forcing the school to go virtual for the week. According to the Detroit Free Press, a spokesperson with the...
“I’m not supposed to talk to anyone,” says the owner of several hot dog stands that operated outside of Home Depot locations in the Denver area for over twenty years...until March 2020. Before the pandemic hit, hot dog stands could be found at Home Depots all over Colorado; they included...
The economic impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) over the past year and a half has been extensive. One segment of the economy that has been particularly impacted is car manufacturing. Manufacturers have struggled to maintain pre-pandemic production levels due to various factors, including chip shortages, which continue to affect companies like General Motors. In fact, GM recently halted production at nearly all of its North American plants due to these shortages.
Less than three weeks after beloved doughnut spot Dutch Girl Donuts took to its Facebook to inform its customers that it would close the doors to its Woodward store temporarily due to insufficient staffing, the shop's longtime owner Gene Timmer died Friday, Sep. 17. He was 75 years old. According...
Frustrations mount after COVID-19 protocols forced Cass Tech football to play game with just 19 players
Up until 6:30 p.m. on Friday last week, Cass Tech did not know if it was going to play a football game or not. After 50 players were quarantined due to a player testing positive for COVID-19, Cass Tech was on the verge of forfeiting. Instead, Cass Tech got the...
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This obituary is part of “We Will Remember,” a series about those we’ve lost to the coronavirus. Troy and Charletta Green accidentally became friends and then were high school sweethearts before getting married and having a family that included seven children. The couple, married for 22 years, died hours apart and more than 1,100 miles away from each other as a result of complications from COVID-19.
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The non-conference stage of the 19th-ranked Michigan football schedule is over, and what some people would call the "real" season is here. Jim Harbaugh's Michigan Wolverine team begins its quest for a Big Ten title in what looks to be a wild Big Ten East, the first test? The Rutgers Scarlet Knights.
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Detroit Lions (0-1) vs. Green Bay Packers (0-1) Where: Lambeau Field in Green Bay. TV: ESPN/ESPN2 (Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick, and Lisa Salters on ESPN. Peyton and Eli Manning on ESPN2), Fox 2 Detroit. Radio: WXYT-FM (97.1; other radio affiliates). YOUR TURN:Grade the Lions' performance vs. Packers on...
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DETROIT (AP) — The chief law enforcer in Michigan's largest county is pleading with retired assistant prosecutors to join her staff after a wave of departures and a “staggering” number of crimes in the Detroit area. Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said she's losing staff to other jobs and can't...
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Detroit Tigers (72-78) vs. Chicago White Sox (85-64) When: 6:40 p.m. on Monday. TV: Bally Sports Detroit. Radio: WXYT-FM (97.1; other radio affiliates). First-pitch weather forecast: 76, cloudy. Probable starting pitchers: Tigers RHP Matt Manning (4-6, 5.75 ERA) vs. White Sox LHP Carlos Rodón (12-5, 2.38 ERA). FROM HINCH TO...
Jennifer Strahan wants to do the country a favor. The Georgia businesswoman recently announced that she plans to primary Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene in Georgia’s 14th Congressional District. Strahan describes herself as a political outsider who supports gun rights, free speech, religious freedom, the police, and the military. She...
Another great game over the weekend from the MSU Spartan football team. The Michigan State Spartans are now 3 and 0 and haven't had that kind of a start to the football season since back in 2015. On Saturday, MSU defeated Miami (Florida) by a score of 38 to 17.
Gene Timmer, owner of the popular Dutch Girl Donuts on Woodward Avenue in Detroit died Friday after a battle with cancer. He was 75. His daughter Hanna Timmer Parrow said the Commerce Township resident passed peacefully at Ascension Providence Hospital in Novi surrounded by his family, the Detroit Free Press reports.
It's been a long road back for Anthony Gose. The former Toronto Blue Jay hasn't played in the Major Leagues since 2016, but five years later he'll return to the highest level. The former outfield has been promoted by the Cleveland Indians, MLB Network's Jon Morosi reports, but will return to the bigs as a left-handed reliever.
Many years ago, Sean Kiernan’s father, Robert, bought the 1968 Ford Mustang — the same one driven by Steve McQueen in the classic action film Bullitt — through an ad he saw in Road & Track magazine. The iconic pony car served the Nashville natives well as the family vehicle for quite some time, but was eventually relegated to the garage, where it spent years in storage.
It's an all-NFC North matchup on Monday night. When the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions meet, it usually ends with a Packers victory. In addition to the overall one-sidedness of the matchup, recent history has also been very kind to Aaron Rodgers and Co. when they take the field opposite the Lions. Green Bay has rung off four straight wins against Detroit, dating back to 2019, and looks to make it five in a row when the teams face off at Lambeau Field for "Monday Night Football."
Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was carted off the field with an apparent rib injury.
The unfortunate reality of the return of the NFL is when players are allowed to go full speed — injuries are bound to happen. Week 1 of the NFL season was no exception. Now that fantasy football managers are updating and finalizing their lineups, several players have found themselves on the injury report with only a few hours until kickoff, leaving their status for Week 2 in the air.