STORIES


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Double Up Food Bucks Expands

Healthy Food Incentive Program Part of New Farm Bill In February a bipartisan team led by Michigan senator Debbie Stabenow achieved long-sought-after passage of the five-year, comprehensive Agricultural Act of...

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The Protective Spirit Of Place

Musings of a Streetwalker By Tom Woiwode Genius loci is what the Romans called it. “The protective spirit of a place.” It had religious connotations, thought of as a “guardian...

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Billy Kyles Has A Dream

Musings of a Streetwalker: Connecting Reverend Samuel ‘Billy’ Kyles to Community Recently I had the opportunity to hear Reverend Samuel “Billy” Kyles. You younger readers may not recognize that name,...

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Meeting High Demand for Food and Shelter

Community Foundation ‘Challenge’ Helps Fund Emergency Services DETROIT — The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, in partnership with the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, announced the creation and launch of a year-long...

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Foundation Grant Benefits People With Disabilities

$125,000 Awarded to Organizations Serving the Physically Disabled For Immediate Release DETROIT—The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan today awarded grants totaling $125,000 to 50 nonprofit organizations that serve people with disabilities throughout...

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Water world for kids to open in Oxford Oakland Press

Oxford Township’s Seymour Lake Park is about to get a whole lot cooler. The K.L.R. Splashpad, a glorified sprinkler funland, opens at 3 p.m. Saturday, with a grand opening celebration....

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