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Sat04192014

Gov. Rick Snyder Review team finds ‘financial emergency’ in Hamtramck

 

The independent, five-member Financial Review Team appointed April 17, 2013 to examine the City of Hamtramck’s finances under Public Act 436 of 2012 (Local Financial Stability and Choice Act) has concluded that a local government financial emergency currently exists in Hamtramck. City officials requested a review of its f

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Detroit Entrepreneurs launch new brand, ‘Pleasant’ bathroom tissue

 

It’s a product that everyone needs, toilet tissue. Every home, office and business spends millions of dollars a year stocking this personal bathroom necessity, giving little thought to the name of the label. The big name manufacturers like Charmin and Scott pretty much own the market. Smaller companies that make less plush b

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Poll: Dave Bing's exit gives Benny Napoleon lead over Mike Duggan in Detroit mayoral race

A new poll puts Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon ahead by a nose in the Detroit mayoral race after current Mayor Dave Bing's announcement that he won't run for re-election.
The survey conducted by Target Insyght and released by MIRSnews.com shows Napoleon in the lead with 30 percent support, just ahead of former Detroit

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DIA signals unchartered waters for Detroit

 

Kevyn Orr’s impact in Detroit was not felt much across the board until his office signaled last week that the assets of the Detroit Institute of Arts, a major international tourist attraction, could be on the table for sale as the city fights to recover financially, $15 billion in debt.
That means precious art

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A conversation on the future of Healthcare

 

The Institute for Population Health and health care Reform
Vernice D. Anthony: I am very excited about the future of health care for our community. All we have been hearing about in the past is the poor statistics on our health status, rising health care cost, health disparities. But there is good news on the horizon

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