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Everyday Cheapskate: Finding the confidence to do household repairs yourself

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:17:20 GMT

Figuring out how to install a new tile floor in the family room paid off big for my friend Mary Brock, who lives in South Carolina. A closeout sale of 25 cents each for 12-inch ceramic tiles, basic installation tools and a simple how-to book gave her the confidence she needed to give it a try.




Rubin: Dolled-up Simone Biles takes silver in the D

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 08:15:02 GMT

Rubin: Dolled-up Simone Biles takes silver in the D Annual Goodfellows' doll-dressing competition places the Olympian behind a cowgirl and ahead of Stitch Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/2gfatG6 The top three dolls are Cowgirl by Mary Dillenbeck-Bondie of Comerica, Simone Biles by Kristine Phillips of Canton and Stitch by Debbie Adams of Taylor and Michigan.com. I liked the Simone Biles doll, but experience has taught me that I am not a 9-year-old girl.




Heise: 'Rebuild our relationship' with Plymouth

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 20:52:05 GMT

Heise: 'Rebuild our relationship' with Plymouth Rebuilding relations with the city of Plymouth is a priority for new Plymouth Township Supervisor Kurt Heise Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/plymouth-township/2016/11/17/heise-reveals-plan-first-90-days-supervisor-plymouth-township/93963644/ Newly elected Plymouth Township Supervisor Kurt Heise has revealed an ambitious plan for his first 90 days in office, with an overriding theme of rekindling relations with neighboring Plymouth. "We have to rebuild our relationship with the city of Plymouth," Heise said.




P-CEP Marching Band ranks tops in Michigan

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 23:58:00 GMT

CEP Marching Band ranks tops in Michigan The Plymouth-Canton Educational Park Marching Band ended their season on Saturday as the highest ranked Michigan band. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/plymouth/2016/11/16/plymouth-canton-marching-band-ranks-tops-michigan/93958144/ The Plymouth-Canton Educational Park Marching Band ended its season Saturday, Nov. 12, as the highest ranked Michigan band at the Bands of American Grand National Championship in Indianapolis.




Election aftermath: No tolerance for bullying ata

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 19:53:27 GMT

Election aftermath: No tolerance for bullying at P-CCS P-CCS Superintendent Monica Merritt reminds teachers safety of students is number one priority. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/canton/2016/11/16/election-aftermath-zero-tolerance-bullying-p-ccs-monica-merritt/93915950/ Bullying comments may have been used as a campaign tool in the recent presidential race, but Plymouth-Canton Community Schools district officials will not tolerate similar behavior and comments in the schools.




Wayne County Lightfest opens Thursday

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:39:24 GMT

Wayne County Lightfest opens Thursday The annual event begins Thursday evening. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/wayne-county/2016/11/16/wayne-county-lightfest-opens-thursday/93921888/ Jessica Hamrick of East Lansing and her dad Vyto Kaunelis and mom Mary Kaunelis, both of Canton, warm up by the bonfire before the race begins.




This fire was not started by Donald Trump and it won't go out anytime soon, Muslim leader says

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 23:19:45 GMT

In the past week, middle school students in Royal Oak chanted "Build the Wall," a Canton police officer was suspended over a racist Facebook post, and a University of Michigan student reported she was confronted by a man who threatened to set her on fire if she didn't remove her hijab. These are just some of the incidents reported since last week's election of Donald Trump, which came after a long campaign that often focused on Muslims.




Two men dead in Canton hit-and-run

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 19:01:14 GMT

Two men dead in Canton hit-and-run Canton police say a driver fled after two men were killed in a Canton hit-and-run Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/canton/2016/11/14/two-men-dead-canton-hit-and-run-canton-michigan/93789604/ Canton police are investigating a double pedestrian fatality involving three vehicles that occurred while two men were crossing Michigan Avenue at Lotz in Canton. The accident happened shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday.




2 Dead In Pedestrian Accident In Canton; Police Searching For Driver Of Dodge Minivan

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:24:37 GMT

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Canton election fuels claims of racism

Fri, 11 Nov 2016 18:38:03 GMT

Only two of five Democratic candidates didn't win seats on the Canton township board. Both are immigrants from India.




Michiganders show off their "I Voted" selfies

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 23:49:13 GMT

"Worked all night, went straight to the polls, waited in line for over an hour, made my voice heard and now I sleep! Wake me when this is finally over! #democracy #noexcuses #itsaprivilege #imwithher #AmericaHasAlwaysBeenGreat," posted Jordan Stevenson of Grand Rapids on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. Jennifer and Stuart Lynch-Orr of Grand Rapids give a thumbs up after casting their ballot on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.




Shoppers endure traffic woes on booming Ford Road

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:24:36 GMT

Shoppers endure traffic woes on booming Ford Road Residents sound off on Ford Road in Canton, calling it a great place to shop, terrible place to drive Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/money/business/2016/11/04/evolving-ford-road-business-corridor-canton-michigan/93245550/ Matt Pierce visits his parents in Canton and shops at places such as Dunham's Sports, but he moved out 10 years ago. Plymouth resident Charles Badics: "Traffic is just a necessary evil of having a chance to keep the dollars in the community."