Daily Archives: November 18, 2018

Former Chesterfield Township Supervisor Gets 2 Years In Prison For Bribes « Detroit News Watch

(AP) — The former leader of a Detroit suburb has been sentenced to two years in prison for taking $30,000 in bribes from a trash hauler. Michael Lovelock was supervisor of Chesterfield Township, the highest-ranking official in a growing community of more than 40,000 residents. He lost a 2016 election, a week before he was arrested in an investigation of ...

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Spartans To Be Big Challenge For Huskers’ Prolific Offense « Detroit News Watch

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s offense has generated more than 450 yards in seven straight games, something not even the powerhouse Tom Osborne teams of the 1990s did. If the Cornhuskers put up the same numbers Saturday against Michigan State’s stout defense, it will be another sign first-year coach Scott Frost’s up-tempo spread option is a force in the Big ...

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2 Ex-High School Players Convicted In Alleged On-Ice Attack « Detroit News Watch

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Two former Philadelphia-area high school hockey players have been placed on probation for a year and ordered to do 100 hours of community service after being convicted of assaulting members of a rival team during a playoff game last year. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) The (Pottstown) Mercury reports that Montgomery County jurors deliberated for nearly ...

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Couple, Homeless Man Charged In GoFundMe Scam « Detroit News Watch

A New Jersey couple and a homeless man have been accused of making up a feel-good story that raised more than $400,000 through GoFundMe. The couple, Kate McClure and Mark D’Amico, and the man, Johnny Bobbitt Jr., face charges of second-degree theft by deception and conspiracy to commit theft by deception, Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina said Thursday. The couple ...

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