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Grand Rapids’ Spectrum Health Ventures Invests in California’s Vynca

Spectrum Health Ventures in Grand Rapids today announced it has invested in a Series B funding round for Vynca, a California-based advance care planning solution. The round secured $10.3 million. Other investors included First Trust...
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Report: May Home Sales Remain Flat in Metro Detroit, Sales Prices Increase

Home sales stayed flat year-over-year in May while the median sales price increased 4.4 percent and houses spent six more days on the market, according to the most recent RE/MAX Housing Report of Southeastern...

Detroit, Lansing to Participate in Initiative to Identify, Pilot, Measure Success of Economic Mobility...

Bloomberg Philanthropies in New York, along with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Ballmer Group in the state of Washington, today announced that Detroit is one of 10 cities across the U.S....
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U-M Scientists Seek Ways to Make State’s Forests More Resilient to Climate Change

Scientists at the University of Michigan are testing ways to make forests in the northern Lower Peninsula more resilient to climate change. About 12,000 mature trees, mostly aspen, are being cut down on 77...
Supplier Trust of OEM graph

Study: Automaker-supplier Relationships Remain Largely the Same Year-over-year

Plante Moran in Southfield released the results of its 19th annual North American Automotive OEM – Supplier Working Relations Index Study, which shows that the major U.S. and Japanese automakers are making limited progress...
Motorola Solutions portable two-way radio

Oakland County Partners with Motorola Solutions to Update Public Safety Radio System

Oakland County has entered into a contract with Motorola Solutions to replace its public safety radio system with the ASTRO 25 land-mobile radio network that will interface with the statewide Michigan Public Safety Communication...
The Clay Center groundbreaking

Neighborhood Service Organization Breaks Ground on Homelessness Campus in Detroit

Detroit’s Neighborhood Service Organization Friday broke ground on The Clay Center, a $20 million, three-acre campus that will offer housing and services to homeless individuals at 3364 Mack Ave. in Detroit. The campus is...
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Germany’s ZF Develops External Side Airbag Prototype

ZF, which is based in Germany and has offices in Farmington Hills, has developed a pre-crash external side airbag prototype that deploys milliseconds before a collision, providing an additional lateral crumple zone. The company...