Week of 9.25.17

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Ted Lindsay Celebrity Golf Outing

The 175 golfers who participated in the Ted Lindsay Foundation Celebrity Golf Outing at the Detroit Golf Club were joined by another 115 for cocktails, a silent auction ($14,000) and dinner following play. The program that followed Fr. Donald Worthy’s tribute to the memory of Joanne Lindsay and Dr. Jack Finley was emceed with good humor by Mickey Redmond and Ken Daniels. It had highlights. Austin, TX researcher Laura Hewitson, PhD. reported promise of early blood biomarkers for Autism Spectrum Disorder.
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oakland confidential

September 2017

CRACK IN THE DIKE : Appears staunch Republican Congressman David Trott (Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Troy), in his second term representing Michigan’s 11th District, isn’t still feeling the love for President Donald Trump . Politico reported that Trott shocked the room at a private meeting in late July when he voiced what many other Republicans were thinking, that the president had ...more»
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New traffic light at Maple and Eton

07/14/2017 - With increased traffic anticipated with the planned opening of Whole Foods in the fall, a new traffic light will be installed in the Maple Road and Eton Road intersection, with lane closures beginning Monday, July 17, lasting about three weeks.

The new Whole Foods Market, under construction in the 2100 block of E. Maple, will be installing the new traffic signals at the intersection of Maple and Eton roads beginning Monday, July 17. All new equipment is required east of the railroad bridge, and there are more minor changes planned for east of the bridge.

The city of Birmingham anticipates intermittent right lane closures on both Maple and Eton beginning Monday, July 17, for a period of about three weeks, they announced. Lane closures on Maple should be less than seven days total, with most lane closures done prior to afternoon rush hour.

Expect traffic delays during this construction period until the new signal is completed and fully operational.

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