The Detroit Bar Association awarded Hon. Robert J. Colombo Jr., chief judge of the 3rd Judicial Circuit Court, with the 14th Annual Dennis W. Archer Public Service Award on Nov. 8 at the Detroit Yacht Club. The award honors an attorney or jurist who exemplifies the ideal of the law as public service. Proceeds fund free legal clinics and community outreach programs.
Dykema, a Detroit-based national law firm, has announced the addition of Kenneth J. Sachs to its employee benefits and executive compensation practice group in the firm’s Bloomfield Hills office.
Haven, an organization in Pontiac that provides comprehensive programs and services for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence, has named Aimee Nimeh as its president and CEO.
On Nov. 9 at the MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit, the CFA Society Detroit held its annual forecast luncheon. The event featured Daniel Crosby, a renowned expert on understanding and capitalizing on the intersection of mind and markets, and David Kelly, who shared his economic and market outlook for 2019.
After more than six years of litigation, the City of Pontiac and the owners of the Ottawa Towers office building in the downtown district today announced they have settled their long-running dispute over parking and other issues for $7.4 million.
Classical music will meet hip hop, pop, and world-class percussion when Eminem publisher 8 Mile Style Music presents The Deaf and Loud Symphonic Experience, starring three renowned deaf artists performing an unprecedented concert with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. at Orchestra Hall in Detroit.
The University of Michigan has a new supercomputer named “Great Lakes” that will enhance the university research activities and provide scalable high-performance computing (HPC) and artificial intelligence (AI) infrastructure for thousands of users across the university.
Jackson’s Henry Ford Allegiance Health First in U.S. to use Neuromonitoring System for Spine Surgery
Henry Ford Allegiance Health in Jackson is the first hospital in the country to use Generation 2 of the Sentio neuromonitoring system, most often used in minimally invasive spine surgery. It was originally developed by Dr. Stephen Bartol, an orthopedic spine surgeon at Henry Ford Health System.
Chevrolet Adds Two Special Editions to Colorado Midsize Pickup Line, Debuts Race Components for Colorado ZR2
Detroit-based General Motors Co.’s Chevrolet is expanding its Colorado range with two special editions: the off-road Z71 Trail Runner and the street-focused RST. The Colorado was introduced as a 2015 model.
Projects that follow the Pay for Success model, in which funding for a program is provided by private investors who are paid back by the government if the program proves successful, help to deliver health interventions in disadvantaged populations, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Lineage Logistics Holdings in Novi, a global leader in providing temperature-controlled supply chain solutions, today announced it has acquired Yearsley Group Limited, a large temperature-controlled logistics service provider and frozen food distributor in the UK. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Beaumont Health in Southfield today announced Max and Debra Ernst of Orchard Lake have increased their support to heart and vascular care to a total of $8 million, launching the new Max and Debra Ernst Heart Center at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. The latest gift totals $5 million.