Local Services in Highland Park, MI

A labor union says a 46-day strike by Marriott hotel workers in Boston is over after workers ratified a new contract agreement.
The Unite Here Local 26 union announced Saturday evening that workers approved the...

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The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

Glenn Maleyko, who has led the district since 2015, lauded for 'vision and careful strategic planning' by Michigan Association of School Administrators

Children are constantly taking in what is going on around them, even when they don’t appear to be paying attention.

A Henry Ford obstetrician/gynecologist explains exactly why women suffer from hot flashes surrounding menopause — and what they can do to cool down.

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November 09, 2018
Detroit Mercy faculty, staff and leadership gathered together Nov. 2 to honor two faculty members at the 2018 Faculty Recognition Awards
Professor of Law Karen McDonald Henning, JD, received the Faculty Excellence Award. The individual chosen for the Faculty Excellence Award is honored by faculty colleagues as the most outstanding faculty member within Detroit Mercy.
Assistant Professor of Law Wissam Aoun, JD,…

Many people may be surprised to learn how many diseases and conditions we think of women's health issues (for pretty obvious reasons) can also affect men. A Henry Ford internal medicine physician and men's health expert offers a few examples and advice for how to recognize symptoms when they happen.

As the Senate race between Gov. Rick Scott and Sen. Bill Nelson appears headed to a statewide recount, both candidates are mobilizing teams of lawyers and legal skirmishes are well underway.

Women and their babies face health risks when there's less than 12 months between the birth of one child and the conception of the next, according to a new study.

When busy fall activities get underway, healthy meals can be hard to make a priority. Here are 7 kid-friendly meal prep tips to get you through the week.

Graduate student wins MTA Tutor-of-the-Year Award
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November 05, 2018
Detroit Mercy Psychology graduate student Christina Nguyen won the Michigan Tutorial Association’s (MTA) Tutor-of-the-Year Award. She was honored at the MTA Connections Conference on Friday, Nov. 2, at Wayne State University
Susan Trudeau, director of Detroit Mercy’s Student Success Center, nominated Nguyen based on her dedicated service and commitment to students, and desire to help them…

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

Kansas secretary of state and Republican nominee for governor Kris Kobach’s policies show that he’s a white supremacist. His list of supporters—including some of his earliest supporters—show Kobach is not a freelancer. He has deep connections in and...

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We want to believe that houses of worship are safe spaces, yet we have been shown again that there are those that would desecrate religious places ...

Travellers in the Italian city of Bologna are being incentivised to give up their cars with the offer of beer, ice cream or cinema tickets.

Evans has uniquely developed fulfillment solutions to fit each customer. Ed Lankford, Value Added Packaging Manager at Evans talks briefly about our fulfillm...

Community School - These schools offer an array of services to parents and children. Examples include homework assistance, child care, technology skills, parental and prenatal training, language and literacy development and more
Excellent Schools Detroit Top School - One of our schools that made nonprofit Excellent Schools Detroit’s list of recommended schools in the city, based on test scores, site visits and student and teacher evaluations…

5,000 Role Models of Excellence
Detroit Public Schools Community District announced the launch of the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project for minority males in grades 6 through 12. This project is designed to develop a leadership pipeline for young men utilizing school-based and community mentors and role models through various methods of support including themed weekly meetings, a monthly speaker series, community service projects and…

On Oct. 17, Beyond Basics, a nonprofit literacy organization that provides one-on-one tutoring to students and adults, held a celebration of its new classroom and training center at the Durfee Innovation Society (formerly Durfee Middle School) in Detroit.

Timothy Schlittner: We'll be nitty-gritty on the ground but we'll also be looking at the big picture.
JulieMGreene: We're showing a side of Labor that I don't think people always get to see. @AFLCIO @JulieMGreene @timmycuse

A lying dog pretended to be a stray so she could get free McDonald's burgers, at least that's what her owner says.

October 15th is Founders Day for the Congregation of St. Joseph, the day that sisters, associates, and staff celebrate six women and one Jesuit priest coming together in 1650 France to begin a new …

Philadelphia's 1st ALL Gospel Music Station! Serving THIS community for 40 years! Listen to WNAP @ 1110-AM (Philly Area) and online 24x7.

Christian Education & Youth Ministry Communities of Practice provide opportunities to gather monthly to share resources, ideas, and support.

An estimated $2.6 billion will be spent on Halloween candy across the country this year.