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Marijuana Social Club Opens In Michigan – Detroit News Watch

GENESEE TOWNSHIP (Detroit News Watch/ CNN) — Recreational marijuana is now legal across the state and a wedding hall is now catering to a different clientele. The newest addition to Genesee Township, includes pool tables, table tennis, board games — and marijuana. Business owner Anna Germain got the idea for the club from Punch Bowl Social in Detroit. “So basically there, ...

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State Acquires The Historic United Sound Systems In Detroit – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/AP) — In an effort to preserve a key piece of Motown history, the music studio where stars such as Aretha Franklin and Miles Davis recorded has been bought by the state. Michigan’s Transportation department says Friday that United Sound Systems will be relocated to an adjacent parking lot to allow more distance from proposed retaining walls along ...

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New Plan Seeks To Link Detroit Cultural Institutions – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/AP) — A new plan seeks to link nearly a dozen major institutions in Detroit. Design options will soon be revealed for a walk-able cultural campus in the heart of the city. The Detroit Institute of Arts and nonprofit Midtown Detroit Inc. are spearheading the project, known as “DIA Plaza and Midtown Cultural Connections,” The Detroit News reported ...

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Rochester Hills Teacher Charged In Sex Case Involving Two Students – Detroit News Watch

ROCHESTER HILLS (CBSDETROIT/AP) — A 26-year-old former special needs teacher in Rochester Hills has been charged with six counts of criminal sexual conduct involving two teenage boys, ages 16 and 17. Kathryn Houghtaling was arraigned Friday in Rochester Hills District Court. She has been fired from her job at Rochester High School. Authorities say the incidents took place at a home ...

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Metro Detroit Events Honoring MLK Day – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) Its been 51 years since the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., in Memphis, and there are several events scheduled in Metro Detroit commemorating King and his life. MLK Jr. Service, Royal Oak: On January 21st at Royal Oak High School, the event kicks off with a light breakfast followed by inspirational performances from students. Participants are ...

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University Tells Students Not To Use Social Media Apps In China – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch/CNN) — Students and faculty at the University of California (UC) have been warned against using social media apps while visiting China, for fear their communications could be used against them by the country’s law enforcement agencies. Concerns were raised following the arrest of  Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou at the request of US authorities. Meng, who was detained in ...

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Michigan’s Best Cities To Live In 2019 – Detroit News Watch

MICHIGAN (Patch) — A new study has ranked the best cities to live in around Michigan for 2019. HomeSnacks produced the study and looked at the following factors: home values, income, population density, unemployment rate, commute time, crime, education levels, health insurance coverage, and poverty rates. This time, HomeSnacks published a report on the “10 best places to live in ...

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Medical Marijuana Products Recalled In Michigan – Detroit News Watch

MICHIGAN (Patch)  — Several medical marijuana products have been recalled by state officials in Michigan. The products were sold between Dec. 18 and Jan. 3 at the Green Mile, 6650 E. Eight Mile in Detroit and at a Kalamazoo shop. The following products were recalled, according to LARA: Gelato1A405010000076E000000140Failed for total yeast and mold. Superman OG1A405010000076E000000141Failed for chemical residue. Mimosa1A405010000076E000000125Failed ...

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