14, Sep 2014 - Macomb, MI Detroit, counties reach deal over water, sewer authority
By Lisa Lambert DETROIT (Reuters) - Detroit reached a deal with three Michigan counties over regional water and sewer services that could eliminate one roadblock to federal court approval of the city's plan to adjust its debt and exit bankruptcy, officials announced on Tuesday. The deal with Oakland, Wayne and Macomb counties creates a regional water and sewer authority, but allows Detroit to ...
13, Sep 2014 - Michigan House Envy: Ex-Piston's mansion has indoor court, 13K square feet
In almost any other neighborhood, this 225-foot wide house of former Piston guard Ben Gordon would be biggest, splashiest, most commanding. But in the southwest corner of Oakland Township, the mansion is at rest in a nest of its peers.
13, Sep 2014 - Pontiac, MI Appeal Judge Sees Tradition of Racism in Gay-Marriage Ban
A same-sex couple receive their marriage license at the Oakland County Courthouse in Pontiac, Michigan.
05, Apr 2014 - Michigan Judge Brian MacKenzie Under Investigation By FBI For Number Of Red Flags
Michigan Judge Brian MacKenzie Under Investigation By FBI For Number Of Red Flags Michigan Judge Brian MacKenzie Under Investigation By FBI For Number Of Red Flags Legal Judge Brian MacKenzie Has Been Optimized Michigan Judge Brian MacKenzie keeps drawing attention to himself for all the wrong reasons. In February, Oakland County Circuit Judge Colleen O’Brien started supervising MacKenzie’s ...
04, Apr 2014 - Walled Lake, MI ACLU of Michigan wants judge to dismiss lawsuit filed against animal welfare activists
Pontiac — The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan wants an Oakland Circuit judge to toss out a lawsuit filed earlier this year by a Southfield pet store against a group of animal welfare activists.