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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Public Art Effort Wins Statewide Award

Howell Main Street’s annual Howell Art Project, which was expanded to a week-long celebration of the Arts in May, was recently named the Best Promotions and Marketing Project/Program by the Michigan Downtown Association.

Pipoly Elected, Sworn In As Brighton City Mayor

At a special meeting Monday, the Brighton City Council voted unanimously in favor of having Shawn Pipoly serve as mayor for the next two years, while Susan Gardner was selected on a unanimous vote as mayor pro tem.

Dem Chair Says "Red Flags" Raised By Commissioner's Tie To Website

Democratic Chair Judy Daubenmier alleges Commissioner Donald Parker, the Republican chair of the county board of commissioners, is behind the website and a corresponding Facebook page. He says its a nonpartisan venture and her accusations are "totally false."

Monday, November 11, 2019

Ethics Questioned On Effort To Ban Northfield Twp. Pot Businesses

Whitmore Lake resident and small business owner Dana Forrester is a member of Northfield Township Green Growth and said while they are thrilled the ban was defeated, "the Township has been led improperly, ineffectively and even unethically by 3 of the current Board of Trustees..."

Reception Opens Muslim Visibility Exhibit At Cleary

The performance by a group of Sufi women from a spiritual community in Fenton was one of the highlights of the Friday evening reception that officially opened Halal Metropolis, an exhibition series that highlights Muslim entrepreneurship, art, fashion, music, and sport in southeast Michigan.

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Brighton Holds Veterans Day Parade, Ceremonies

The guest speaker was 8th District Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, who praised the U.S. servicemen and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice, but also recognized all those who have served their country honorably in the armed forces.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Friday, November 8, 2019

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Pot Use Suspected In Lyon Township Crash

It is suspected one of the drivers was under the influence of marijuana at the time of the crash. A search warrant for her blood was obtained and a blood sample was drawn and submitted for analysis.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Prout Jr. To Be Honored At Annual Fashion Show

The event will pay special tribute to Larry Prout Jr. of Howell as an Arc Angel. Prout has become the public face of The Arc in recent years, having required extensive surgeries from birth for various medical issues.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Monday, November 4, 2019

Public Input Sought On Howell Police Dept. Practices

A team of assessors from the Michigan Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission will arrive Tuesday, November 12th, to examine all aspects of the department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services.

Brennan Ordered To Pay Judicial Tenure Commission Costs

The decision Friday by the state’s high court comes on the heels of its ruling in June that removed Brennan from the bench and held her responsible for costs, fees and expenses incurred by the Commission throughout its investigation into her misconduct.

Missing Howell Man Found Safe

The 24-year-old man has special needs and had gone missing near Michigan Avenue and Mason Road in Howell just after 11am Sunday.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Event To Offer Support To Suicide Loss Survivors

Each year, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention supports hundreds of Survivor Day events around the world, in which suicide loss survivors come together to find connection, understanding and hope through their shared experience.

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Flu Season Is Back As Authorities Urge Vaccinations

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services advises everyone six months of age and older should receive a flu vaccine every year as it protects not only yourself but those around you who may have serious complications if they get the flu.

Friday, November 1, 2019

New Nonprofit Aims To Help Veterans

Community members are invited to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Warrior Path Home on Tuesday, November 5th, from 3 to 5pm at 8381 Pingree Road in Pinckney to celebrate the organization's inception.

Muslim Visibility Exhibit Coming To Cleary

Halal Metropolis, an exhibition series that explores Muslim visibility through several different cultural lenses, will be at the Arthur Secunda Museum at Cleary University from Nov.8 through Dec. 20.

Man Who Fled Police Sentenced To Prison

Brandon Scott Peer was sentenced in Livingston County Circuit Court Thursday to 4 to 15 years in the Michigan Department of Corrections with a credit of 89 days served.