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FAR Therapeutic Arts and Recreation

Formed in 1951, FAR is a non-sectarian, non-profit organization that provides a variety of services for people of all ages who have physical, intellectual, and/or emotional challenges. In 1964 the group found a home...
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Lear Corp. Releases 2020 Sustainability Report, Highlights Green Commitment

Lear Corp., a global automotive technology company specializing in seating and e-systems, announced the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report yesterday. The report illustrates the auto supplier’s lineup of green technologies, along with achievements...
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Nationwide Cannabis Franchise Signs Agreement to Develop in Michigan

Cannabis dispensary franchise Unity Rd., from Item 9 Labs. Corp., announced the signing of an agreement to expand with more than 20 dispensaries, alongside creating partnerships with existing dispensary owners through its Local Alliance...
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Summer Festivities Return to Greenfield Village June 30

After being cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Henry Ford Museum and The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) are continuing a more-than 25-year partnership with their traditional Salute to America: Summer Stroll...
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TCF, Huntington Bank Receive Clearance from Federal Reserve to Complete Merger

Huntington Bancshares Inc. and TCF Financial Corp. jointly announced today that the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve and the office of the Comptroller of the Current, with help from the Department of...
Rendering of Downtown Detroit project

Michigan Strategic Fund Backs Detroit, Traverse City Revitalization Projects

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) announced Tuesday that the Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF) is supporting projects for growth and economic recovery in Detroit and Traverse City that are expected to generate a total...
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Community Housing Network

The Community Housing Network opened its doors in 2001 with the task of providing property management for housing for people with disabilities, the creation of a Housing Resource Center, and opening new affordable housing...
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Denso and Honeywell Join Forces to Advance Urban Air Mobility

Denso Corp., which has its North American headquarters in Southfield, has signed a long-term agreement with Honeywell Aerospace to focus on electric propulsion units to meet modern aerospace needs.The initial collaboration will focus on...
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Ford’s Van Dyke Plant Shifts Production to Electric Vehicle Parts, Changes Name

Ford Motor Co.’s Van Dyke Transmission Plant in Sterling Heights has changed its name to the Van Dyke Electric Powertrain Center, along with updating its production line to produce electric vehicle components.The plant will...
Charles Burke (left), CEO and President of The War Memorial and Donna Hoban, M.D. (right), Board Chair watch Fred M. Alger speak Monday.

Grosse Pointe War Memorial Receives Major Gift from Fred M. Alger

The War Memorial in Grosse Pointe Farms announced gifts Monday evening totaling $20 million from Fred M. Alger, founder of the Wall Street firm Alger Management and a prominent member of the Alger family,...