EcoMotors In Deal For $200M Engine Plant In ChinaEcoMotors, 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.
L.A. Fitness Exercises Caution After Housekeeping Hazmat SituationSome 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 Appoints Amit Soman As Chief Operating OfficerEcoMotors 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.
Plan Calls For Pay Cuts For Allen Park EmployeesThe state-appointed emergency financial manager for Allen Park plans to cut pay for employees, including a 50 percent pay cut for the mayor and members of City Council.
Police: Freezing Cold Weather May Have Caused Elderly Woman's DeathSgt. Craig Hickey of the Allen Park Fire Department said the 87-year-old woman wasn't even wearing a coat.
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Burned By Movie Studio, Allen Park Gets Emergency ManagerBrought down by a bum deal on a movie studio, the Detroit suburb of Allen Park has become the latest Michigan city with an emergency financial manager.
Hennessey Capital Positions Companies for Success Hennessey Capital, a Michigan-based finance firm offering accounts receivable and inventory financing, is celebrating the success of three clients that leveraged the company’s asset-based lending programs to grow their businesses and obtain additional financing.
VPG Autos Establishes Headquarters in DetroitVehicle Production Group LLC, maker of the wheelchair-accessible vehcile MV-1, announced Monday that it was establishing its company headquarters in Allen Park.
Detroit Lions Launch Mobile AppThe Detroit Lions have launched a mobile app, available free M and BlackBerry smartphones.
I-94/M-39 Interchange Project Moves Into New PhaseMore construction work is coming to a busy freeway interchange Downriver.
Controltec To Unveil New ProductControltec, a developer of vehicle data acquisition and analysis services, will unveil its new CT-84 diagnostics tool next week at the SAE OBD Symposium in Anaheim.
City Of Allen Park May Soon Face Take OverThe announcement of a possible take over follows a recommendation from a state-appointed review team.
House Guest Ordered To Stand Trial In DismembermentsAn Allen Park man accused of murdering and dismembering his ex-girlfriend and her fiancée has been ordered to stand trial on murder charges.
Grant To Allow Allen Park To Hire 6 FirefightersThe cash-strapped suburb of Allen Park is getting federal help to hire six firefighters.