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  • Michigan fans rally, petition for athletic director's ouster

    University of Michigan students started a petition this week calling for the ouster of athletic director Dave Brandon in the wake of the football team's missteps, and a rally was held Tuesday night in Ann Arbor to support the cause. The rally Tuesday...
  • New-Car Fuel Economy Sees Uncommonly Big Drop

     
    The average fuel economy of new vehicles sold in the U.S. experienced its biggest dip in nearly three years in September. That's according to the latest figures from the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute, which show last month's...
  • Simsbury High Standout Gets Crew Scholarship

    SIMSBURY — Caroline Hendershot is a standout in both volleybally and crew at Simsbury High School. Last fall, she earned all-conference and all-state honors in volleyball. And after just one season on the crew team, the talented athlete earned a...
  • Louder Than a Bomb about to blow up

    Louder Than a Bomb about to blow up
    A noted Chicago poet named Carl Sandburg once wrote, "I'm an idealist. I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on the way," and so there sat one evening last week a somewhat less well-known Chicago poet named Kevin Coval, who is certainly on his way. If...
  • Vernon Board of Education member Amarjit Buttar shares thoughts after resigning from board

    Vernon Board of Education member Amarjit Buttar stepped down this past June, citing health reasons (including brain surgery in August) and is recuperating nicely at home. Buttar served on the Board of Education from 1995-2009 and again from 2011 to this...
  • Oak Park lawyer makes second feature film: a 'supernatural punk rock romantic comedy'

    Oak Park lawyer makes second feature film: a 'supernatural punk rock romantic comedy'
    Mike Cramer's first film, a personal tale about eclectic former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mark Fidrych, won acclaim when it was released amid news of Fidrych's sudden death in 2009. Now the middle-aged Oak Park lawyer is approaching film festivals with a...
  • Northfield native wins $50K National Geographic prize

    Northfield native wins $50K National Geographic prize
    Northfield native Charles Engelman said he is still in shock after he was selected as the winner in a national contest sponsored by National Geographic, in which he will receive a $50,000 grant to launch his "dream expedition." "To be completely honest,...
  • Michigan AD says he will not resign or fire coach Brady Hoke

    Michigan AD says he will not resign or fire coach Brady Hoke
    Embattled University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon, in an interview with the school paper, said he has no plans to resign or fire football coach Brady Hoke. Brandon also responded to the thousands of Michigan students who are calling for...
  • 3 high school football players die in 1 week after collapsing on field

    3 high school football players die in 1 week after collapsing on field
    A Long Island, N.Y., teen died Wednesday after colliding with an opponent during a high school football game. He was the third high school player in a week to die after being on the field. Tom Cutinella, a high school junior and linebacker on the...
  • Michigan drops the ball in handling of QB injury

    Michigan drops the ball in handling of QB injury
    The University of Michigan admits that it mishandled the injury to quarterback Shane Morris. Both the school's president Mark S. Schlissel and its athletic director Dave Brandon addressed the issue in two separate statements Tuesday as the public fervor...
  • Hispanics don't see Florida favorite sons Jeb Bush or Marco Rubio winning in 2016

    Hispanics don't see Florida favorite sons Jeb Bush or Marco Rubio winning in 2016
    Hispanics, the fastest growing voting bloc in America and the most critical group of swing voters, don't expect either Jeb Bush or Marco Rubio — the Florida politicians widely portrayed as having the most appeal to Hispanic voters — to win the...