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Aisin Celebrates Opening of North American Headquarters in Northville

Aisin Celebrates Opening of North American Headquarters in Northville

The world’s leading manufacturer of automotive components expects to add 51 jobs in Northville in the coming months.
Business Raising Money to Support Habitat House Honoring Friend Who Died of Bulimia

Business Raising Money to Support Habitat House Honoring Friend Who Died of Bulimia

Bailey & Shamoun Interiors will be giving 10 percent of sales during Friday's "Girls Night Out" to help make Habitat for Humanity house honoring Kelly Markatos a reality.
Meijer’s New Food Pantry Match Responds to Food Stamp Cuts, Expiring Jobless Pay

Meijer’s New Food Pantry Match Responds to Food Stamp Cuts, Expiring Jobless Pay

The spring Simply Give program runs through May 12, but this Friday and Saturday only, the grocer will provide a 2-for-1 donation card match.
Thoroughbred Racing Puts Some Slack in Northville Downs’ ‘Short Rope’

Thoroughbred Racing Puts Some Slack in Northville Downs’ ‘Short Rope’

Thoroughbred racing will debut this fall, giving the family owned track a chance to survive amid declining interest in pari-mutuel betting and stiffer competition from casinos, Internet gamb
The Fallone Family Brings Unique Italian Market to Northville

The Fallone Family Brings Unique Italian Market to Northville

Cantoro's will feature grocery items imported from Italy, including cheeses and fine wines, and has a wine cellar in the basement for events. "I just want (people) to come in and hang out,"
Michigan McD’s Workers Say They Deserve a Break from Forced Unpaid OT

Michigan McD’s Workers Say They Deserve a Break from Forced Unpaid OT

McDonald’s employees in three states have filed six lawsuits accusing the fast-food giant of wage theft, alleging practices the workers say drop their wages below the federal minimum.
MOU with Chinese Hints at Hundreds of Jobs, Significant Investment in Oakland County

MOU with Chinese Hints at Hundreds of Jobs, Significant Investment in Oakland County

The relationship between Oakland County and Hai’an County in China has developed over two years of exchange visits.
Girl's ‘Aha!’ Moment Spurs Business with Serious – and Fashionable – Legs

Girl's ‘Aha!’ Moment Spurs Business with Serious – and Fashionable – Legs

Girls have been mismatching their socks and mittens to make a fashion statement for years. Why not the legs on their leggings? The rest is history.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Your Kid Could Be a TV Star by Riding Sandy, Meijer’s 1-Cent Mechanical Pony

Your Kid Could Be a TV Star by Riding Sandy, Meijer’s 1-Cent Mechanical Pony

All photos submitted in the Michigan-based superstore's contest will be entered to win $100.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
Attorneys at Northville's Kelly & Kelly PC Are 'Aggressive and Determined'

Attorneys at Northville's Kelly & Kelly PC Are 'Aggressive and Determined'

Learn more about the firm in this week's Business Spotlight.
New Shops Feature Superior Sandwiches, Delicious Cuisine

New Shops Feature Superior Sandwiches, Delicious Cuisine

Plus more food and restaurant news from around southeast Michigan.