It was a busy night for firefighters across Southeast Michigan because of the gusty winds and severe weather.
TechShop, a membership-based do-it-yourself workshop and fabrication center, Monday announced a goal to raise $60 million to build more TechShop centers across the country, including one in Grand Rapids. TechShop already has a location in Allen Park in a former Ford Motor Co. engineering center.
The city’s emergency manager says after reforms and contract adjustments, Allen Park will avoid filing for Chapter 9 protection.
A vote to keep funding for police and fire in the city at its current level passes by a 40-point margin.
TechShop, the California-based maker’s paradise that also has a location in a former Ford Motor Co. shop in Allen Park, announced Friday that it would offer 3,000 one-year memberships free to veterans at its six nationwide locations.
Three Allen Park schools were on lockdown, Friday afternoon, with an armed suspect on the loose in the neighborhood.
A 12-year-old girl and the game she invented will be among the featured presenters during the Detroit celebration of World Intellectual Property Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the TechShop Detroit, 800 Republic Drive, Allen Park.
EcoMotors, developers of the opposed-piston-opposed-cylinder engine, announced a deal with Zhongding Power of Xuancheng, China to build a $200 million plant in Anhui Province.
Some Downriver gym members went without a workout Saturday as the LA Fitness in Allen Park was closed for several hours due to a possible hazmat situation.
EcoMotors International, developer of the efficient, clean, lightweight, powerful opoc engine, announced that former Cummins executive Amit Soman is the company’s new COO, effective this week. Amit replaces former COO John Coletti, who retired from the company earlier this year.