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Grand Haven priest taking leave of absence after having inappropriate but legal relationship with woman

Fr. William Langlois, 68, has served as priest at the St. Patrick-St. Anthony Parish since 1996. According to Carl Apple, director of communications for Roman Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids,… Read more »

Sexual assaults that began in Old Town Saginaw mirror suspect’s 1983 rape case, records show

The facts surrounding the 1983 rape for which Larry D. Currington was in prison nearly 30 years are similar to those of three recent incidents in which Currington is charged… Read more »

Public Lighting Authority of Detroit installs 20,000th new light; it’s ahead of schedule for 2015

DETROIT, MI — The Public Lighting Authority of Detroit (PLA) announced Thursday that it has installed its 20,000 new street light in the city and is ahead of schedule with… Read more »

Suspicious luggage found near Hamtramck mosque deemed no threat by police

Hamtramck police have cordoned of an an area surrounding the Abu-Bakr Al-Siddique Islamic Center, a mosque, in Hamtramck.

While Detroit’s M-1 Rail gets federal funding, help with Downriver train problem denied

“It is extremely disappointing to find out that the federal grant money went to the M-1 Rail instead.”