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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Deputies track down alleged shoplifter

09/08/2017 - A Pontiac woman was arrested on Wednesday, August 30, in connection with a retail fraud after allegedly pushing a shopping cart full of items out of a Rochester Hills Meijer store, authorities said.

Oakland County sheriff's deputies responding about 2:30 p.m. to a theft at Meijer, 3610 Marketplace Circle, arrived to speak with loss prevention employees.

Staff told deputies a woman selected about $428 in merchandise, including a large mirror, comforter and other items, then pushed the cart out of the store without stopping to pay. Staff said the woman got into the passenger side of a black GMC Envoy and left the parking lot.

Deputies responding to the call stopped the vehicle near Adams and Leech, and located the alleged merchandise in the rear of the truck. The woman, identified as a 19-year-old Pontiac resident, was arrested in connection with retail fraud. She was fingerprinted and released pending an arrest warrant.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as a 20-year-old Pontiac woman. She was released at the scene.

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