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Advent Season

Beginning this Sunday, the Church celebrates the season of Advent. In the next four weeks we will ponder and reflect on the birth of Jesus. Historically speaking, some 2,000 years…

Detroit Company In Hot Water After Towing Scam and Code Violations

Detroit Company In Hot Water After Towing Scam and Code Violations

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there are over 50,000 accidents every year related to towing. Though these towing incidents occur all the time on U.S. roads,…

New Homebuyers May Stand A Chance In Cooling Housing Market

New Homebuyers May Stand A Chance In Cooling Housing Market

The housing market’s recent cooldown is helping new homebuyers enter the market. According to the National Public Radio, new homebuyers have finally been able to enter the housing market now…

Up To 70% Of Americans Are Cutting Back On Spending, New Survey Says

Up To 70% Of Americans Are Cutting Back On Spending, New Survey Says

Americans are cutting back on their monthly spending, but it isn’t only because they’re looking to save more money. According to a new survey from the consumer-financial company Bankrate, up…

MSU Receives Largest Donation in 163 Years

MSU Receives Largest Donation in 163 Years

Michigan State University has received a historic donation — Alumnus and real estate developer Edward J. Minskoff donated a $30 million dollar gift to the college. This significant donation will…

New LED Lighting Coming to Michigan’s Monroe County Fair

New LED lighting is coming to the parking lots and the horse show arena at the Monroe County Fair. According to The Monroe News says the fair has been given…

Michigan Judge Rules State Budget Funding Cannot Aid Private Schools

Michigan Judge Rules State Budget Funding Cannot Aid Private Schools

In what’s being viewed as a victory for public school groups and a blow for private schools and religious organizations, Court of Claims Judge Cynthia Diane Stephens recently ruled that…

States With Legal Cannabis Have Lower Opioid Prescriptions And Related Deaths

States With Legal Cannabis Have Lower Opioid Prescriptions And Related Deaths

Medical marijuana may provide the pain relief for chronic pain patients that opioids can’t provide. According to two recent studies published in JAMA Internal Medicine, a publication of the American…

Michigan House Bill to Require Three-Foot Safety Gap for Bicyclists

Michigan House Bill to Require Three-Foot Safety Gap for Bicyclists

Cars aren’t the only moving thing on the road — from tractors to snow plows to bicycles, U.S. roads can quickly become pretty crowded with people. Unfortunately, today’s reckless driving…

Socioeconomic Status and Race Play a Bigger Part in American Mental Health

Socioeconomic Status and Race Play a Bigger Part in American Mental Health

Socioeconomic status and race may have a bigger part to play in mental and physical health, new research shows. According to Shervin Assari, an assistant professor at the University of…

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