The moratorium was needed due to more changes being made to proposed ordinances that would modify standards for transitional housing uses and add standards for special accommodation uses have undergone various revisions.
55-year-old Michael Sackrider is charged in two separate cases involving minors in Genesee County Circuit Court. On of the alleged victims told investigators Sackrider, who was her mother’s ex-boyfriend, sexually assaulted her several times at his Linden Road home from 2006 through 2015.
While Brighton Police continue to investigate an incident Tuesday in the parking lot of the Planet Fitness off of East Grand River, Police Chief Rob Bradford said a characterization on social media that the city has had a “rash” of kidnapping attempts is not true.
Livingston County Sheriff Mike Murphy today issued a definitive statement refuting rumors that he might be joining the race to become a Republican candidate to face off against 8th District Democrat Elissa Slotkin in November.
The VIP Reality Tour is a prevention-based experience for teens and their parents who have encountered drug and alcohol abuse, while offering information and resources for having the difficult conversations that arise around the topic.
Accused of alleged malfeasance by the Northfield Township Supervisor, Planning Commissioner Sam Iaquinto saw support from the remainder of the Board believing there was no conflict of interest in the timing of his disclosure of a purchase agreement with a marijuana establishment.
In 2015-16, 21.6% of Livingston County high school students surveyed said they had used an e-cigarette in the past 30 days. That number went up to 28% for the 2017-2018 school year, resulting in an overall increase of 30%.
The City of Brighton and the Villages of Pinckney and Fowlerville have declared a Snow Emergency as the forecast calls for 3 to 6 inches of snow to blanket the region starting later tonight and then through the day Wednesday.
19-year old Abdurrahman Ahmed Akl is charged with second degree murder in the 2017 shooting death of 18-year-old Brady Morris. His trial has been adjourned more than half a dozen times, with yet another delay coming last week.
44-year-old Michael Dennis Fletcher was a teacher with Huron Valley Schools when he was taken into custody last September at Lakeland High School after a breathalyzer showed his blood alcohol limit was more than four times the legal limit.
Marion Township resident Yvonne Black announced Monday that she filed last week to run for the Republican nomination for the 47th State House District, joining County Commissioner Bob Bezotte in the race.
Two basketball courts will be the newest addition at the park on the township hall property off Dorr Road - although one might be converted for a different use at a later date depending on public feedback.
The Brighton City Council has tabled action on a future direction for the Principal Shopping District - which has been left without funding for downtown marketing projects since the previous assessment expired.
The 2019 Volunteer of the Year Awards will be presented to local individuals, business and youth organizations for their outstanding service to the community in leadership, compassion, and volunteerism.
Livingston County, Clerk Betsy Hundley tells WHMI that as of Friday there have been 20,200 requests for an absentee ballot, compared to just over 13,601 in all of 2016. But she doesn’t see that increase as a problem.
Barry Cadden and Glenn Chin were charged with Second Degree Murder last year by the Michigan Attorney General’s Office for their roles in producing contaiminated steroids that killed more than 100 people nationwide and sickened nearly a thousand others.
An Urban Night Sky Place is an area near or surrounded by large urban environs whose planning and design actively promote an authentic nighttime experience in the midst of significant artificial light.
Witnesses from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration testified about contaminated steroids traced back to the New England Compounding Center, a Massachusetts drug compounding company which was partly owned by Barry Cadden, and where Glenn Chin worked as a pharmacist.
Bill Cain served with Hartland Consolidated Schools for more than 30 years, before retiring as Director of Student Services in 2018. He died February 7th from heart complications at his home in Montana.
At its Finance Committee meeting this morning, the board unanimously selected County Commissioner Carol Griffith to lead the board for the remainder of 2020. They also set up a process to fill the seat left vacant by the resignation of former Chair Don Parker.
The duo Ironwood consists of Anna Dorsey and her husband, Mark Pierce, who perform music inspired by both Celtic and Rock traditions. Dorsey is a Howell High School grad with deep roots in the community.
42-year-old Michael Joseph Snyder of Northfield Township was charged in December with false impersonation of a police officer or employee of the United States following an October 27th incident on I-96 in Livingston County.
The Michigan Court of Appeals remanded the lawsuit filed by former Hartland Consolidated Schools principal Tracey Sahouri back to circuit court for trial, but also a determination of sanctions after ruling she improperly withheld knowledge of cell phone recordings.
Commissioner Bob Bezotte's resolution will go before the County’s Public Safety and Infrastructure and Development committee and “urges" lawmakers and government officials to, reject, "any provision, law, or regulation that may infringe, have the tendency to infringe, or place any additional burden on the rights of law-abiding citizens to keep and bear arms”
Glen Miller filed for the Democratic nomination for the County Commission District 5 seat in January but recently announced that he will apply for the vacancy created by the resignation of Commission Chairman Donald Parker.
The Bicycle and Pedestrian Mobility Plan for Southeast Michigan aims to ensure that the region’s non-motorized system meets the transportation, quality of life, health, and accessibility needs of its residents and visitors.
Liam Fay, a 17-year-old senior, the new student representative on the Brighton Board of Education, tells WHMI Kindness Week brings the school together in a spirit of unity, as does “Respect Week", which is organized each year by the school's Project United Team.
On Friday, two former NECC employees, Owen Finnegan and Steven Haynes, testified about rushed production, skipped tests and ignored sterility standards in 2012 when the facility started dealing with a mass of orders.
Barry Cadden, the co-founder of New England Compounding Center, and Glenn Chin, who worked there as a pharmacist, were charged last year by the Michigan Attorney General’s Office with second degree murder in connection with 11 deaths in Livingston County.
Director Mary Durst says the funding will be used to assist Veterans Services in moving to a larger location that will help better meet the needs of local veterans and their families, as well as provide better visibility and awareness to the community.
After the Michigan Supreme Court in November rejected a local judge’s ruling that denied Dennis Keith Towne’s motion to suppress evidence in his case, the Livingston County Prosecutor’s Office has opted to dismiss the conviction.
33-year-old Joseph Busha of Conway Township is charged with two counts of felonious assault and one count each of capturing/distributing an image of an unclothed person and using a computer to commit a crime.
Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson and a bipartisan group of clerks, including Livingston County's Elizabeth Hundley, are asking state legislature for an extra 15 days for preparing, approving, testing, and mailing ballots.
Phil Weitlauf, President of the Memorial located in Lyon Township, says as time has gone on, he's become concerned of what would happen to the Memorial if he or his team could not continue managing it.
The Howell Police Department was recognized during Monday night’s City Council meeting for achieving a Certificate of Accreditation and keeping with the highest law enforcement standards and best practices in the state.
The resolution would declare Livingston County a sanctuary in protecting the Second Amendment. The measure has been adopted by numerous counties in Michigan in the wake of gun control bills proposed in Virginia.
If approved, the bond will be used to renovate, upgrade and construct school facilities, including safety and security improvements. While it will require a 1.44 mill increase in the current tax rate, Board of Education President Thom Dumond said they believe it is both “necessary and reasonable.”
The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is responding to the public’s concern over the welfare of several local horses following headlines and pictures released last week of a severely malnourished horse.
The 25-year-old Hamburg Township resident was lodged at the Livingston County Jail pending charges from the Livingston County Prosecutor's Office for fleeing and elude, operating with the presence of marijuana and other counts.
The bond proposal addresses needs in enhancing student safety and school security, expanding and enhancing the instructional environment, remodeling, upgrading, and constructing school facilities, and upgrading technology and technology infrastructure.
Suzette Morgan runs ZanBuck Arabian Farms in Imlay City, but also helped arrange for the rescue of an Arabian horse in November that was surrendered by a breeder in Green Oak Township. Morgan says the animal was emaciated to the point that its skin was peeling off from various ailments.
The Michigan Department of Treasury declined to disburse $544,000 in Michigan Transportation Fund money and $97,000 in state revenue sharing until officials in Webberville correct required financial filings.
State Senator Lana Theis has introduced legislation that she says would hold bodies of government and corporations that receive taxpayer assistance to greater levels of transparency and accountability.
After President Trump touted economic gains under GOP leadership in his State of the Union speech, Whitmer, speaking at East Lansing High School where her daughters attend, highlighted the work of Democratic governors across the country.
22-year-old Ward Alvin Goodnight III pleaded to the lesser charge of larceny from a person after police say he pulled a gun on a Holly man in a store parking lot along Owen Road and stole his PlayStation 4.