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Clerk: 58 Percent Of Oak Park Voters OK Mixed Alcohol Sales

Final unofficial election returns from Oak Park show 58 percent of voters supporting a ballot proposal to let restaurants sell hard liquor and mixed alcohol drinks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2015

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Oak Park Jewish Center Could Close In Summer Without Funding Source

The financially-troubled Jewish Community Center in Oak Park is trying to close a $1.3 million budget shortfall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2015

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Firefighters Catch Babies, Rescue Several Residents After Apartments Go Up In Flames

“I saw babies being thrown from the second floor down… I mean, you do what you’ve got to do to get out.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2015

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Traveler From Liberia Monitored For Ebola As Precaution While He Visits Michigan

The man from Liberia is visiting family in Oak Park and while he has shown no signs of illness, the C.D.C. has asked the man to self-monitor himself.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2014

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Communities Juggle State Marijuana Laws With Recent Local Decriminalization

To date, eleven communities across the state have attempted decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana, and all eleven have succeeded.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2014

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Oak Park, Hazel Park Voters Approve Marijuana Proposals

Voters in two Detroit-area communities have approved ballot proposals legalizing marijuana for personal use.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2014

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Michigan Begins Congressional Delegation Shakeup; Taxes, Legalizing Pot Dominate Local Elections

It is the most open seats since 1992 — when redistricting, retirements and a primary upset ushered out seven of 18 House members.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

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Oakland County Communities To Vote On Limited Decriminalization Of Marijuana

Tim Beck is known as the “godfather” of marijuana in Michigan, had successfully led the state-wide initiative five years ago to legalize the use of medical marijuana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2014

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2 Suspects In Custody After Shooting In Oak Park Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured

Oak Park police say two men and one woman were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2014

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Marijuana Decriminalization Plans Submitted In Oak Park, Hazel Park

Supporters of marijuana decriminalization have submitted petitions to place the issue before voters in two northern Detroit suburbs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2014

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