Daily Archives: October 15, 2019

Packers Get The Calls And The Win – Detroit News Watch

It took Mason Crosby 13 seasons to perform his first Lambeau Leap. The 35-year-old kicker nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired and jumped into the crowd with a boost from long snapper Hunter Bradley after he finished off a rally for the Green Bay Packers, who benefited from some questionable officiating to edge the Detroit Lions 23-22 on ...

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Woodbridge developers seek resident input on future of Hancock School, other neighborhood projects

An early childhood center, daycare, kids activity center, and space for youth and senior programming are some of the ideas residents shared at a recent community meeting centered on the future of the former Hancock School in Woodbridge.   As part of the Oct. 10 Woodbridge Citizens’ Council meeting, attendees participated in exercises that sparked preliminary conversation around community, residential, ...

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Lions Latest Victims Of NFL’s Phantom Flags – Detroit News Watch

Another frustrating weekend of flag-filled football culminated with the Packers’ 23-22 last-second win over the Lions on Monday night thanks to two phantom hands-to-the-face calls on Detroit defensive end Trey Flowers. The first one came with about 10 minutes left in the fourth quarter and Detroit comfortably ahead 22-13. The flag negated a sack of Aaron Rodgers that might have ...

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These High School Sports Have The Highest Concussion Rates – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — When it comes to concussions in high school sports, there is good news and bad news, a new study suggests. The rates of football practice concussions and recurrent concussions across all sports have gone down in recent years, according to the study, published in the journal Pediatrics on Tuesday. The bad news: Concussion rates increased in football games. “These results ...

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The Schvitz in North End receives grant to restore ballroom

The Schvitz in North End has secured a $40,000 Motor City Match design grant to begin restoring the historical ballroom located above the bathhouse. Once completed, the 4,000-square-foot ballroom will be restored to its former glory, with 20-foot vaulted ceilings, ballroom windows, portable bars and stages, and other amenities. After years of disrepair and a fire that destroyed it in ...

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Blaney Wins Photo Finish – Detroit News Watch

Ryan Blaney emerged safely from the wreckage at Talladega Superspeedway that claimed other playoff contenders, winning by a tiny margin that was huge for his championship hopes. Blaney beat Ryan Newman in a door-to-door race to the finish line to win Monday and advance to the third round of NASCAR’s playoffs. TALLADEGA, ALABAMA – OCTOBER 14: Ryan Blaney, driver of ...

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Quicken Loans To Open Health Center For 17,000 Employees – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Quicken Loans is opening a 17,000-square-foot health and well-being center in downtown Detroit for workers in its family of companies. Premise Health is providing direct health care through the employer-sponsored Rock Health Collective according to the Detroit-based mortgage lender. The center is in the First National Building and is to begin providing services Tuesday. ...

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Holden Block development could signal the shape of things to come in Northwest Goldberg

Stand at the corner of Holden Street, where Trumbull Avenue becomes Lincoln Street, and the NW Goldberg neighborhood begins to reveal hints of transformation — and in not so subtle ways. There is the familiar Detroit institutions like the Destroy Compound workspace, Lincoln Street Art Park, and the Recycle Here! facility. Travel a block west down Holden and you’ll find ...

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Maple Leafs Defeat Wings 5-2 – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — On a night when their biggest stars were quiet offensively, the Toronto Maple Leafs still scored plenty.   DETROIT, MICHIGAN – OCTOBER 12: Nicholas Shore #26 of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates his first period goal with Dmytro Timashov #41 while playing the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena on October 12, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. ...

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