Daily Archives: December 25, 2018

Two More Cases Of Paralyzing Illness Confirmed In Michigan, Ottawa and Macomb Counties « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan health officials have confirmed two more cases of a mysterious paralyzing illness called acute flaccid myelitis. TRENDING: Thermostats Recalled Due To Potential Fire Hazard The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday it was notified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that Ottawa and Macomb counties have cases confirmed in one child ...

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A-F Grading System Narrowly Passes In Michigan Senate « Detroit News Watch

LANSING (AP) — Tuesday night, Michigan’s Republican-led Legislature approved assigning letter grades for public schools.  The statewide accountability structure will begin in 2019. The bill will soon go to Gov. Rick Snyder for his expected signature, capping a yearlong GOP effort to shake up a lagging education system by having the state give schools an A, B, C, D or F ...

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It’s Prison For Rapper Juelz Santana « Detroit News Watch

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Juelz Santana was sentenced Wednesday to 27 months in prison after pleading guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and carrying a weapon on an aircraft. Santana was trying to get a loaded gun onto a plane at a New York area airport. Juelz Santana performs at Spotify’s RapCaviar Live in New York ...

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Vikings Overpower Lions 27-9 « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — The Lions loss to Vikings secures last place in tough NFC North. There’s still one more game to go, but the Lions are now assured of their first last-place finish since 2012 after a 27-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Detroit actually dominated the first 25 minutes or so, but the Lions allowed Minnesota’s Kyle ...

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Wayne State Rated The Fastest-Improving University In The Nation « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT – The spotlight is on Wayne State. A new report shows the university has made major gains in student retention and graduation rates. The latest federal data on college graduation rates reveals that Wayne State University is the fastest-improving university in the nation among public universities with more than 10,000 students. Wayne State’s graduation rates have nearly doubled between ...

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Professional Best Game Garbage Truck Match the classic board

There are some very innovative board games coming out these days. Garbage Truck Match is the classic board game. I remember when major manufacturers would re-release a game and it usually just had slightly different artwork and a new color scheme but now the new digital versions take the board game genre to a new level. Lights, sounds, music and ...

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Red Wings-Maple Leafs Game Notes « Detroit News Watch

TORONTO, ON – DECEMBER 23: Tyler Bertuzzi #59 of the Detroit Red Wings wires a shot against the Toronto Maple Leafs during an NHL game at Scotiabank Arena on December 23, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images) Detroit 2 1 1 0—4 Toronto 1 2 1 1—5   First Period_1, Toronto, Kapanen 13 (Matthews, Rielly), 0:27. ...

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