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5 Men 'Stand Up for Great Lakes' in 60-Mile Lake Michigan Paddleboard Challenge

5 Men 'Stand Up for Great Lakes' in 60-Mile Lake Michigan Paddleboard Challenge

Goal of extreme stand-up paddleboard challenge is to raise $10,000 for the Alliance for the Great Lake, awareness of water-quality issues.
Foul-Smelling Flood Debris Piling Up on Curbs, Who to Call: Floods of 2014

Foul-Smelling Flood Debris Piling Up on Curbs, Who to Call: Floods of 2014

More than a week after Detroit’s historic floods, questions are still piling up – along with flood-damaged items on street curbs.
Ties to The Mitten on 'Top Chef,' Son Says Dad Likely Provoked Fatal Shove,Alleged Drunk Mom Leaves Baby in the Rain, Vitamin Bottle Tampering, Grosse Pointe Park Barrier Coming Down: Michigan News Digest

Ties to The Mitten on 'Top Chef,' Son Says Dad Likely Provoked Fatal Shove,Alleged Drunk Mom Leaves Baby in the Rain, Vitamin Bottle Tampering, Grosse Pointe Park Barrier Coming Down: Michigan News Digest

Also, zoo researchers hope to learn more about how to help “smiling” turtles survive in the wild by studying their personalities.
You Won't Believe What Consumers Found in Vitamin Bottles

You Won't Believe What Consumers Found in Vitamin Bottles

Consumers who bought fish oil supplement didn’t get what they paid for in peculiar tampering scheme.
Allegedly Drunken Mom Accused of Leaving Sleeping Infant Outside in Rain Storm

Allegedly Drunken Mom Accused of Leaving Sleeping Infant Outside in Rain Storm

“Soaking wet” 18-month-old was clad only in a diaper when police found her sleeping in her stroller, was “pruned up” from being in the rain.
Detroit Zoo Researchers Study 'Smiling' Turtles' Personalities to Learn Why They're Dying

Detroit Zoo Researchers Study 'Smiling' Turtles' Personalities to Learn Why They're Dying

Blanding’s turtles can live to be 60 years old – if hatchlings can survive raccoons in the wild.
Son: Dad Probably Provoked Fatal Shove at Hank Williams Jr. Concert

Son: Dad Probably Provoked Fatal Shove at Hank Williams Jr. Concert

Robert Kobe was like “an uncle that picks on you, but doesn’t mean to hurt you,” says son, who wants to make sure teen is treated fairly.
One-of-a-Kind Earring for Charlotte's One-of-a-Kind Ear; Woman Thought Dead to Meet Rescuer, Person of Interest in Armada Murder, Man Shoved at Hank Williams Jr. Concert Dies: Michigan News Digest

One-of-a-Kind Earring for Charlotte's One-of-a-Kind Ear; Woman Thought Dead to Meet Rescuer, Person of Interest in Armada Murder, Man Shoved at Hank Williams Jr. Concert Dies: Michigan News Digest

Also, readers can – and definitely should – post again on Patch’s new platform. We’ll take you through it, step by step.
Man Busted for Pot Plants 'Person of Interest' in Armada Teen's Murder

Man Busted for Pot Plants 'Person of Interest' in Armada Teen's Murder

James Donald Vancallis appeared in court Tuesday on drug charges. He hasn’t been charged in April Millsap’s murder.
Girl Mauled By Raccoon Adds Some Bling to Her New Miracle Ear

Girl Mauled By Raccoon Adds Some Bling to Her New Miracle Ear

The girl who was disfigured during an attack by a pet raccoon when she was 3 is going back on the ‘Today’ show.
Woman Reported Dead in Floods of 2014 to Meet Rescuer on 'The Doctors'

Woman Reported Dead in Floods of 2014 to Meet Rescuer on 'The Doctors'

Jena David, reported dead in Detroit’s 2014 Floods, calls her rescuer, Dustin Rowen, an “angel.” Read why that might not be hyperbole.
How to Post on Patch

How to Post on Patch

Welcome back! Here’s what you need to know to start posting on Patch again.
Oh Say Can You Sing? Last Chance to Enter National Anthem Singing Contest

Oh Say Can You Sing? Last Chance to Enter National Anthem Singing Contest

Southeast Michigan police officers, firefighters, military members and veterans urged to enter bank's Home of the Brave Singing Contest.
Dad Joining Son in Slammer After Trying to Smuggle Smack in His Shorts

Dad Joining Son in Slammer After Trying to Smuggle Smack in His Shorts

Defendant asked sentencing to be delayed so he could surgeries related to nine gunshot wounds sustained in an unrelated incident.
Civil Rights Activists Exploiting Ferguson, MO, Unrest: Neighbors

Civil Rights Activists Exploiting Ferguson, MO, Unrest: Neighbors

The “By Any Means Necessary” civil rights group is passing out fliers at the scene of a police-involved shooting in Detroit.
Woman Hears Reports of Her Death on TV

Woman Hears Reports of Her Death on TV

The story of her death is a myth, but the true story of Jena David’s rescue in the Floods of 2014 is a dramatic story of heroics.
How Much House Will $10 Million Buy? Michigan 'Wow House'

How Much House Will $10 Million Buy? Michigan 'Wow House'

By $10 million, we really mean $9,975,000. And the answer is, 10,679 square feet of luxury.
Clock is Ticking: Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Clock is Ticking: Who is Your Every Day Hero?

There are just few hours left to nominate the coach or mentor who made a difference in your life to win a prize package from Patch.
Woodward Dream Cruise, Harrowing Stories from Floods of 2014, Same-Sex Marriage Limbo, Worker Cracks Open Manager's Bathroom Spy Cam: Michigan News Digest

Woodward Dream Cruise, Harrowing Stories from Floods of 2014, Same-Sex Marriage Limbo, Worker Cracks Open Manager's Bathroom Spy Cam: Michigan News Digest

Also, is bleh the new hip? It depends, Movoto says. Has climate change made big weather events more likely in the future?