Daily Archives: June 12, 2019

Marygrove College To Close In December After 92 Years In Detroit – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – Marygrove College announced Wednesday it would permanently close in December at the end of the Fall 2019 semester after 92 years in Detroit. The Catholic graduate college says it is closing due to continuing decline in student enrollment and persistent finalcial struggles. Marygrove is sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of ...

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Ford recalls 1.3M vehicles for suspension, transmission woes – Detroit News Watch

DEARBORN, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) — Ford Motor Company issued four safety recalls in a news release Wednesday morning. Three recalls cover 1.3 million vehicles in North America, the fourth safety recall covers vehicles in Canada. It includes select 2011-17 Ford Explorer vehicles for rear suspension, select 2013 Ford F-150 vehicles with 6-speed automatic transmission and select 2009-16 Ford Econoline ...

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College World Series Teams – Detroit News Watch

A look at the eight teams competing in the College World Series, which starts Saturday at TD Ameritrade Park. (Capsules in order of CWS opening games. Coaches’ records through super regionals): (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) MICHIGAN (46-20) Coach: Erik Bakich (255-160, 7 seasons at Michigan; 327-258, 10 seasons overall). Road to Omaha: Won Corvallis Regional: beat Creighton 6-0, ...

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Michigan district releases plan to avoid school shutdown – Detroit News Watch

BENTON HARBOR (AP) — The Benton Harbor school board has released a plan aimed at keeping the district’s high school open and avoiding a state-threatened shutdown of the struggling district. The Benton Harbor School Board said Monday night it wants to collaborate with the governor’s office and state and federal officials to improve student performance. Benton Harbor Gets More Time ...

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NASCAR Race At Michigan Postponed – Detroit News Watch

The break in NASCAR’s Cup Series schedule will have to wait at least an extra day. Sunday’s race at Michigan International Speedway was postponed because of rain. It was rescheduled for Monday at 5 p.m. EDT, the second time in just over a month that a Cup race has been pushed past the weekend because of the weather. BROOKLYN, MICHIGAN ...

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22 caught in Michigan sting targeting child sex solicitation – Detroit News Watch

FLINT (Detroit News Watch/AP) — Authorities in Michigan say they’ve arrested 22 people as part of an online child sex sting targeting suspects who are accused of soliciting sex with children. Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell announced the arrests Sunday and says they were believed to be targeting children for sexual purposes in Genesee County. He says some live in ...

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