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East Hills hosts Made in Michigan celebration event

This weekend, the East Hills neighborhood, located at the corners of Diamond, Lake and Cherry Streets, is hosting a cele...

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New legislation to crack down on human trafficking

In a state entrenched in human trafficking, a new law will require training for health care professionals to identify th...

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New tax proposal would increase funding for Michigan roads

Michigan’s shoddy roads may be getting a long-awaited makeover. Governor Rick Snyder signed a set of 11 bills on Monda...

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Snyder reelected as Michigan Governor

The people have spoken. This past Tuesday, thousands of Michiganders took part in local elections and Governor Rick Snyd...

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ArtPrize Update: Voting Results

The public’s opinion was revealed on Sunday when ArtPrize announced its 2014 top 20 entries. Three pieces by Calvin al...

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Climate change is projected to threaten North American birds

According to a groundbreaking National Audubon Society (NAS) study released earlier this month, data models predict that...

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Wake Up Weekend highlights animal advocacy and vegan food

This Friday and Saturday a succession of events, including talks, demonstrations and meals, will highlight animal advoca...

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Michigan Senators propose Bill 560

In recent weeks, state senators have proposed Senate Bill 560, which — if it becomes a law — would put significant p...

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CRC joins with Michigan farmers to fight for immigrants

On Thursday, Oct. 10, representatives of Michigan farmers and growers gathered for a press conference to advocate new la...

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Michigan legislators introduce bill to decriminalize marijuana

Legislators have introduced a bill to decriminalize marijuana in the state of Michigan with bipartisan support. The bill...