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Flint Will Hear From Prosecutors Who Dropped Water Charges – Detroit News Watch

FLINT (Detroit News Watch/AP) — Prosecutors who dropped charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal will talk about the decision in a public forum. Kym Worthy and Fadwa Hammoud will speak to the public Friday night at a Flint union hall, two weeks after dismissing charges against former Michigan health director Nick Lyon and other officials. Hammoud of the attorney ...

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Specific Beverages Linked To Poor Sleep – Detroit News Watch

 (CNN) — When winding down you might enjoy sipping a beverage before bedtime, but are there any drinks that could be particularly helpful or harmful for quality sleep? It turns out that that experts advise to avoid certain beverages before bedtime — whereas the research on beverages to promote quality sleep remains not as clear. Overall more than a third of ...

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Seedlings Braille Books For Children, Increasing The Opportunity For Literacy – Detroit News Watch

Livonia, MI (Detroit News Watch) – Seedlings Braille Books for Children is an organization dedicated to increasing the opportunity for literacy by providing high quality, free and low-cost braille books for children.  And Seedlings Braille books are always on Sale. Thanks to their volunteers and donors, they offer books for a fraction of what it costs to make them. (Credit: ...

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Mother and Boyfriend Charged In Motel Death of 5-Year Old Girl – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– 30-year old Michael DeShawn Lewis and 26-year old Steffani Jones were charged with felony counts of murder, neglect, and abuse for the death of Jones’ 5-year old daughter. On Tuesday at 10 a.m., authorities were called to the Inn America motel on Telegraph Road due to a 5-year old being unresponsive. The authorities performed CPR and transferred ...

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Three Michigan Women Suing Restaurant For Racial Discrimination – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– Lansing natives Jennifer McEwen, Sasha Collins, and Lamaya McGuire are looking to sue Denny’s for racial discrimination. The three ladies went to a Denny’s diner on West Saginaw Highway in Lansing, Michigan. Shortly after ordering, four people with “Blue Angel” biker jackets walked into the establishment. They began using racial slurs and harassing the three women. The ...

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Science Gallery Detroit Announces Free Science-Themed Summer Programs – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – A medley of free science-related events including a film series, open labs and workshops were announced by Michigan State University’s Science Gallery Detroit. Science Gallery Detroit provides free programming to offer variety and enrichment to the exhibition’s theme including DEPTH, which explores humanity’s relationship to water through the lens of science and art at ...

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