Daily Archives: October 8, 2018

What’s Wrong With The Eagles? « Detroit News Watch

By Steve Silverman What is wrong with the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles? After last year’s brilliant getaway that led to their wonderful season, they have looked like just a bunch of Joes through five games. After destroying the Minnesota Vikings in last year’s NFC title game, the Vikings came limping into Philly and took care of business, leaving ...

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Michigan House Approves Anchor Ban in Straits of Mackinac « Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Legislation advancing in Michigan would prohibit vessels from dropping anchor in the Straits of Mackinac — where oil, electric and other underwater cables rest. The bills approved overwhelmingly Wednesday by the state House next go to the Senate. They would prohibit ships from using anchors in the Straits of Mackinac, the waterway where Lakes Huron and ...

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State Lawmaker from Detroit Wants Stretch of Lodge Freeway Named for Aretha  –  Deadline Detroit

Aretha Franklin at 2009 presidential inauguration There’s been talk about naming a school after the late Queen of Soul. And last month, Detroit City Council unanimously approved a resolution to  rename Chene Park after Aretha Franklin. Now state Rep. Fred Durhal III, D-Detroit, has introduced a bill that calls on the Michigan Department of Transportation to ...

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Detroit Tigers Still Waiting On Top Prospects After 98 More Losses « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT, MI – AUGUST 4: Al Avila laughs during a news conference at Comerica Park after he was promoted to executive vice president of baseball operations and general manager on August 4, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Avila replaces Dave Dombrowski who was the Tigers’ general manager since 2002. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) The Detroit Tigers avoided some of their ...

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