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Man Dies After Shooting Off Firework From Top Of His Head In Maine

His death is the first fireworks fatality in Maine since the state legalized fireworks on Jan. 1, 2012, authorities said.

CBS Detroit–07/05/2015

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Warren Police, Mayor Jim Fouts To Patrol For Fireworks Violations

Mayor James Fouts opposes the state law that allows fireworks saying their use disrupts city neighborhoods. Saturday night’s ride-along will be his third consecutive year on fireworks patrol.

CBS Detroit–07/03/2015

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Michigan Teenager’s Hand Blown Off By Homemade Firework

Police described the device as a homemade firework about the size of a golf ball, wrapped in tin foil.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2015

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Metro Detroit Area Fireworks Shows Through July 4th

Click for complete listings by city and date, and have a blast!

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

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Man Dies When Large Firework He’s Holding Next To His Head Explodes

In this case of a firework gone wrong, the man’s family was “devastated” when the deadly incident unfolded in front of them.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

Sparklers, Fireworks, July 4th,

Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.


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Best Fireworks In Detroit

The nation has celebrated Fourth of July with fireworks for as long as we can remember. Why? Because John Adams, the second President of the United States, wished it. Today, we have several spots throughout and near Detroit where you can enjoy the fireworks.


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Guide To Annual Fireworks Display Taking Place Over Detroit River

Make sure to arrive early on Monday, June 22, to grab a spot to enjoy the spectacular show, which will begin at 10:06 p.m.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

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Detroit City Council Expected To Approve 4-Day Curfew For Anyone Under 18

If youth are caught unsupervised during curfew hours, they could be detained and their parents fined upwards of $500.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2015

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Detroit Considers Extending Curfew From 1 To 4 Days Around Fireworks; Is It Unconstitutional?

Council member Andre Spivey said an expanded curfew seems to have “racial overtones” in the predominantly black city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2015