Local Services in Detroit, MI

FISHERS, Ind. – Senator Joe Donnelly addressed the United Food and Commercial Workers Union during a stop in Fishers on Wednesday.
The Democrat's remarks not only focused on early voting, but also supporting workers who help feed Hoosier families.
The UFCW has nearly 14,000 members who are in supermarkets, food packaging, processing and manufacturing.

Detroit Public Schools Community District invites prospective parents to tour several schools this fall. We will offer a series of five lunchtime tours in four neighborhoods across the city. Tour schools in Midtown, Greater Downtown, Northwest Detroit and Southwest Detroit. Learn about the exceptional programming and enriching activities available to DPSCD students. Explore schools that offer a range of programs, including Montessori, art, music, dance, sports…

The reason he ended up on the streets is something that could easily happen to any of us
Eugene fell behind on his property taxes and couldn’t catch up. They took his house away from him. Just like that, he was homeless.
With fear in his heart, Eugene made his way to Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries (DRMM). He didn’t know if we could help him or not . . . and he didn’t know where he would go otherwise.

Starting Tuesday, Lyft passengers within the Metro Detroit market were able to opt-in to round up their ride fare to the nearest dollar in support of the foundation, company officials said.

More than 800 students started off the school year right with the supplies they needed, thanks to 13 area union entities.

Esau Gutierrez has been canvassing six days a week in Reno with UniteHERE/Culinary Workers Union for Jacky Rosen for U.S. Senate and Steve Sisolak for Governor.
He described his work in a post for ...

This year, we're celebrating International Credit Union Day's platinum anniversary, a chance to look back after 70 years and be thankful for the lives…

Fact Sheet CS integration into Science Curriculum DPSCD will purchase WeDo robots for 3rd-grade classrooms to use in our current science curriculum (see link elearning.legoeducation.com/wedo-2-0) Project-based exploratory learning will be embedded into our 3rd-5th-grade science curriculum that includes programming robots Next year, funding will be used to buy robots for all 4 and 5th-grade classrooms. 100% of High School offering Computer Science Courses by 2019 Regional…

Help MHS with Kitten Season
In the spring and summer, dozens of homeless and unwanted cats and kittens can be surrendered to MHS in just one day.
Bryan's Rescue
The MHS rescue department received a call from a woman who had been attempting to feed a stray kitten, when a horrific act of cruelty occurred.

Wixom-based Detroit Public Television (DPTV) has announced it will broadcast an encore of documentary filmmaker Keith Famie’s film, “Those on the Front Lines of Alzheimer’s and Dementia,” on two different dates.

Steve Mustapha Elturk is getting his Master of Arts in Social Justiceat Marygrove College, a small Catholic liberal arts school located in Detroit. During a class break, he walks down a hallway to a sparse room with a chalk board on the wall. “This is an interfaith prayer room at Marygrove College,” says Elturk. “We have rugs in the basket for …

Have you heard of GMOs – or genetically modified organisms? It's important to understand what's in our food, so here are 6 common GMO myths explained.

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Forget that the FIFA World Cup took place over the summer, because the biggest soccer story in 2018 is a dog interrupting a match and demanding belly rubs. As USA Today reports, a match between FC Dila and Torpedo Kutaisi in Georgia’s Erovnuli Liga league received an unexpected guest when a stray dog invaded the pitch during …

Greetings, Friends! I’m afraid that I am writing with a heavy heart this week. In just minutes, the Senate will vote whether or not to confirm Brett Kavanaugh as our next Supreme Court justice. Eve…

The Las Vegas Culinary Union still needs to come to new terms with the Strip's Treasure Island and downtown's Golden Gate and The D casinos.

Is social media taking a toll on your mental health? Could you even be addicted to it? A family medicine doctor explains what the research says and offers advice for keeping your social media use in check.

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