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Detroit City Council Candidates Square Off In Debate Series

For the first time in about 100 years, Detroiters will be electing city council members by district when they head to the polls next month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2013

Grosse Pointe Shores Councilman Charged With Domestic Violence

A Grosse Pointe Shores councilman who serves as the city’s mayor pro-tem has been charged with an alleged domestic violence assault involving his wife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2013

Video screenshot of council in session  (credit: FILE

Council Supports Justice Dept. Reviewing Zimmerman Case For Civil Rights Violations

Council members unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday calling for the U.S. Department of Justice to look into the case for possible civil rights charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

The line to buy paczki on Fat Tuesday wraps around the building at New Palace Bakery in Hamtramck. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Should Hamtramck Erect A 12-Foot Wall To Keep Out Detroiters?

Prosperous suburbs surrounding Detroit — and even the struggling enclaves within — are working to distance themselves from a city in financial ruin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2013

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr (credit: George Fox/WWJ) FILE.

Detroit EM Will Not Replace City Council Members Despite Charter Laws

Orr has ordered the City Council not to name replacements for two colleagues that resigned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2013

Ex-Pontiac Councilman Sentenced In Bribery Case

A former Pontiac city councilman who pleaded guilty to accepting bribes has been sentenced to two years and two months in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2013

Charles Pugh (credit: CBS Detroit)

Charles Pugh Still Missing As Detroit EM Halts His Pay

The deadline has come and gone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

Charles Pugh (credit: CBS Detroit)

Decision Day: Will Charles Pugh Stay Or Go?

After being denied a request for a four-week medical leave, Charles Pugh has until 5 p.m. Wednesday to report to work or lose his job. So, will he stay or will he go?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh at the 10th Annual WWJ Winter Survival Radiothon for THAW. (WWJ Photo, File)

Charles Pugh’s Absence ‘An Elephant In The Room’

Detroit Emergency manager Kevyn Orr has denied the City Council President’s request for a four-week medical leave.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

Detroit City Councilman Kwame Kenyatta

Controversial Detroit City Councilman Calls It Quits

After being one of the most outspoken Detroit City Council members for nearly eight years, Kwame Kenyatta is throwing in the towel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013




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