Daily Archives: July 30, 2018

Man Convicted in Arizona Marijuana Case Arrested in Michigan « Detroit News Watch

PHOENIX (AP) — A man convicted of transporting nearly 600 pounds of marijuana inside a big rig in Arizona has been arrested in Michigan. The Arizona Attorney General’s Office announced Thursday that 63-year-old Alphonso Taylor was taken into custody by federal Drug Enforcement Administration agents in the Detroit metro area. Taylor now is awaiting extradition to Arizona for sentencing. A ...

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Jehovah’s Witnesses Holding Regional Convention in Belleville « Detroit News Watch

BELLEVILLE (AP) — Thousands of people are expected to attend a Jehovah’s Witnesses regional convention series scheduled over weekends through Sept. 2 in Belleville, southwest of Detroit. Sessions for the “Be Courageous” convention program will be held Fridays through Sundays at Belleville Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Admission is free. Organizers say the program will feature discussions on practical ways ...

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913 Residences at Brewster-Douglass Site  –  Deadline Detroit

Architectural rendering of the proposed development. (Bedrock Detroit illustration) It’s the largest project for Dan Gilbert in terms of acreage since his downtown buying and building marathon began more than seven years ago. Gilbert plans a $300-million, mostly residential development at the former Brewster-Douglass housing projects just outside downtown, Kirk Pinho of Crain’s Detroit Business writes. ...

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