Police: Speed And Alcohol Factors In Critical Motorcycle Crash"Preliminary indications are that the motorcycle and the driver flipped and slid an extended distance."
Well-Known Party Store Near Kensington Metro Park Goes Up In FlamesIt wasn't immediately clear what caused the fire, which quickly consumed the building.
After Concerns Over Gun, Milford Approves Veterans MemorialThe veterans memorial initially raised concerns in part because it included a depiction of a gun.
Multiple Fire Departments Battle Blaze At Milford Salvage YardWitnesses reported a number of explosions.
Authorities To Seek Restitution After Milford Debris FireCrews from six area departments and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources battled the blaze. Seventeen tanker trucks, pumpers and other vehicles were used.
Wood Debris Fire Finally Extinguished After Burning For 4 DaysIt took four days, but firefighters finally extinguished a wood debris fire the size of a football field at an industrial property about 30 miles northwest of Detroit.
Family Reportedly Found With Fireworks Strapped To Bodies After Fla. Arson Have Mich. TiesA family of four killed in a mansion fire in Tampa have connections to metro Detroit.
Leaders & Innovators: Jim ProkesJim Prokes is co-founder, president, and CEO of MIPRO Consulting LLC in Milford. MIPRO is a consultancy specializing in the implementation, upgrading, and optimization of Oracle’s PeopleSoft applications. Prokes provides strategic direction and drives growth for the firm while overseeing the day-to-day operations. Under his leadership, the company has reported a three-year revenue growth of 118 percent, increasing from $6.8 million in 2009 to $14.9 million in 2012, earning MIPRO a place on the Inc. 5000. Now with about 100 employees, MIPRO has been named a Metropolitan Detroit 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For each of its eight years in existence. The company also has been named a Cool Places to Work in Michigan by Crain’s Detroit Business. Prior to founding MIPRO in 2005, Prokes launched and successfully managed several entrepreneurial endeavors. Previously, he was CFO of Ferrous Processing & Trading, a firm that generated more than $340 million in annual revenue. He received his bachelor’s degree from Lawrence Technological University and his master’s degree in accounting from Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration.
Manitou Beach Man Charged With Stealing Charity JarMilford police say 29-year-old Chad Stewart made off with money meant for the Children's Miracle Network.
Tractor Driver Charged After 9 Injured In Hayride AccidentA warrant has been issued for the arrest of a Highland Township man who police say is responsible for a hayride accident that sent nine people to the hospital.
Duo Arrested After Drug Deal Turns Into CarjackingPolice say two men were arrested on robbery and carjacking charges after an apparent drug deal turned sour.
Milford Police Think They've Caught Serial RobberPolice think they've caught the person behind dozens of robberies at area gas stations and convenience stores.