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I-75 Overnight Closure Set For Wednesday In Oakland County – Detroit News Watch

OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – The Michigan Department of Transportation Department is reminding drivers of an overnight I-75 closure scheduled for July 10 in Oakland County. Weather permitting, crews will close both directions of I-75 for bridge beam setting at the Wattles Road overpass. The full closure will begin at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 10 and end by ...

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Metro Detroit’s Concert of Colors Slated For July 10-18 – Detroit News Watch

METRO DETROIT, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – It’s metro Detroit’s free annual diversity-themed music festival. Concert of Colors is set for July 10-18 and all venues are located on or near Woodward Avenue in Midtown Detroit. The goal? To unite metro Detroit’s diverse communities and ethnic groups through music and dance acts from around the world – and creating dialogue ...

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Waterford Twp. Priest Charged With Sexually Abusing Minor – Detroit News Watch

WAYNE (Detroit News Watch/AP) —A sixth Michigan Catholic priest was charged Monday with criminal sexual conduct. Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has charged a 57-year-old Detroit-area priest with sexually abusing a minor. Nessel said in a statement The Rev. Joseph “Jack” Baker was arrested Monday and is expected to be arraigned in a Wayne district court. The charge is first-degree ...

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Gov. Whitmer, Mayor Duggan And Detroit Leaders Announce Going PRO Campaign – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – Going PRO in Michigan is a new public-private partnership that is one of the nation’s most ambitious statewide education and awareness campaigns to help employers across the state fill an estimated 545,000 skilled-labor jobs coming open through 2026. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and leaders in business, education and workforce development announced ...

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