Unique program helps preserve home ownership in Detroit

Unique program helps preserve home ownership in Detroit

DETROIT, Mich. –Wayne County Treasurer’s office announced a number of donations that will help taxpayers save their home from proerty foreclosure. “Our office has worked diligently to educate the public about ways to avoid property tax foreclosure. Recently, we had over 2,700 people in owner occupied properties that owed less...

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Prentis Edwards Jr. named to Wayne County 3rd Circuit Court

Prentis Edwards Jr. named to Wayne County 3rd Circuit Court

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Prentis Edwards Jr. to the Wayne County 3rd Circuit Court. “At every stage of Judge Edwards’ career, he has been recognized for his skills and leadership,” Snyder said. “I have every confidence he will continue his stellar service as a new judge...

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States Shuts Down Funeral Home After Finding Maggots, Unrefrigerated Human Bodies

States Shuts Down Funeral Home After Finding Maggots, Unrefrigerated Human Bodies

FLINT, Mich. — Due to multiple violations of Michigan’s Health and Occupational Codes, the Prepaid Funeral and Cemetery Sales Act and other state statutes, the Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has summarily suspended the mortuary science establishment license of Swanson Funeral Home, Inc. in Flint, MI, and the individual...

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Fifteen Years Brings Change, Expansion for The Michigan Banner

Fifteen Years Brings Change, Expansion for The Michigan Banner

The phrase ‘it takes a village’ may be cliché’ but it is true. It takes a village to building a community. It takes a village to help that community continue the path of economic development and success, productivity and sustaining an overall healthy quality of life for those in that...

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