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Karen Lee Cooksey  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Karen Lee Cooksey, 75, passed away peacefully Friday, July 19, 2019, after an extended battle with Alzheimer's disease. Karen was born April 10, 1944, ...



Fresh faces: PISD rolling with several new coaches heading into 2019-20  Star Local Media

In addition to Plano ISD's largest hire, which came in February in the form of Hebron offensive coordinator Tyler Soukup being brought on to helm the ...



Coffee Club brewing something good at Grosse Pointe North  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — There's a popular program at Grosse Pointe North High School that comes with its own perks. It's the school's Coffee Club in ...



Thursday's high schools: Grosse Pointe North repels second-half uprising to defeat Grosse Pointe South  The Detroit News

Grosse Pointe North has dominated against its rival Grosse Pointe South on the court. In the first half Thursday, it was much of the same story. But the second ...



Grosse Pointe votes to close 2 elementary schools  Detroit Free Press

The Grosse Pointe Board of Education voted 5-2 late Monday to close Robert Trombly Elementary School in the south end of the district and Charles A. Poupard ...



Julia Ayrault is a top 100 player in the country, with help from twin  Detroit Free Press

Michigan State signee Julia Ayrault probably wouldn't be a top 100 player in the country if she didn't grow up playing one-on-one with her brother.



North teacher resigns over insensitive comment to student  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

A life skills teacher at Grosse Pointe North High School resigned following a student complaint about an inappropriate comment made in class Monday, Nov. 12.



Grosse Pointe teacher accused of saying teen won't live to 21  Fox 2 Detroit

A student is stunned, his parents livid and a teacher is out of the classroom after an eyebrow-raising exchange at Grosse Pointe North High School on Monday.



MDCR holds listening sessions in GPPSS  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE PARK — In an effort to ensure that all residents of the Grosse Pointe Public School System, or GPPSS, are being heard on the district's ...



Grosse Pointe South to perform ‘Beauty and the Beast’  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — “Be Our Guest.” That is the invitation on behalf of the Grosse Pointe Public School System students who will be performing in ...



MDCR says GPPSS should restart decision-making process on reconfiguration  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — After listening to testimony from a reported 30 Grosse Pointe Public School System residents about the district's reconfiguration plan, the ...



Our View: Bloody nose ends career  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

In the Aug. 2 Grosse Pointe News, letter writer Fred Satterland expressed frustration over why Frank Sumbera is no longer head football coach at Grosse Pointe.



Town hall meetings on district reconfiguration process continue  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE CITY — Next month, the Grosse Pointe Public School System Board of Education is scheduled to vote on a reconfiguration process that is ...



'Annie' to premiere at Grosse Pointe Theatre June 16  WXYZ Detroit

"Annie" will be showing at the Grosse Pointe Theatre from June 16-29.



Legendary coach Frank Sumbera out at Grosse Pointe North  The Detroit News

Frank Sumbera, one of the most successful coaches in Michigan high school history, is out as head football and baseball coach at Grosse Pointe North.



Community Spotlight: Macomb area events for week of July 25  The Macomb Daily

... • American Legion S.A.L. squadron 326 of Sterling Heights hosts a bingo session every Monday at the North Gratiot Bingo Hall, 47650 Gratiot Ave., ...



Students: Grosse Pointe North ‘watered down’ walkout  The Detroit News

A group of students at Grosse Pointe North High School is refusing to participate in the school's walkout on Wednesday, saying it resembles a pep rally ...



Police investigate possible gun threat at Grosse Pointe North High School  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

GROSSE POINTE WOODS, Mich. - A high school has contacted the police after being alerted to a threatening message posted on social media Thursday night, ...



Annual tailgate to kick off rival football game  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Before the Grosse Pointe North and South high school varsity football teams take the field for the schools' annual rivalry game Oct.



Production of ‘Annie’ pays tribute to Grosse Pointe Theatre’s family  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — When Michael Trudel takes the stage as Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks in Grosse Pointe Theatre's production of “Annie,” he'll be giving ...



North graduate lands on Broadway  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

This is the first article in a series featuring alumni of Grosse Pointe high schools who have gone on to pursue careers in a variety of fields out of state or.



Douglas Duncan Rentschler  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Douglas Duncan Rentschler, 59, died suddenly Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Grosse Pointe. Born April 3, 1959, in Sausalito, Calif., to David and Dianne Rentschler,



Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...



Lynn Ann Hamel  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Lynn Ann Hamel, 54, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in Royal Oak. She was born Feb. 16, 1964, in Detroit. Lynn was the dear and beloved daughter of ...



St. Clair Shores Taco Bell presents 30-year award to Maci  The Macomb Daily

The Taco Bell restaurant at Eight Mile Road and Harper Avenue in St. Clair Shores recently presented a 30-year *service* award to Jeff Maci. Maci, 50, was born ...



18 best high schools in Metro Detroit, according to US News & World Report  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Where can you find the best high schools in Metro Detroit? U.S. News & World Report announced the 2019 Best High Schools by Metro Area rankings, which ...



Memorial Day ceremony remembers the fallen  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — The military *service* members who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our nation's freedoms were honored during the Grosse Pointe ...



James Lyle Webers  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Grosse Pointe Park resident James Lyle Webers, 90, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018. Born June 9, 1928, in Racine, Wis., to Martin Leo and Theresa Brehm Webers, ...



Bomb threat directed at Grosse Pointe North High School  WDIV Detroit

A Grosse Pointe North High School student is being questioned by police after allegedly posting a bomb threat on social media.



Drouin named football coach  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Grosse Pointe North High School has a new varsity football coach, Joseph Drouin, who replaces Frank Sumbera. Drouin is a teacher in the Grosse Pointe ...



Concert, food drive to usher in season of giving  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES/HARPER WOODS — Between the dazzling light displays decorating neighborhoods to visits with Santa Claus, it's beginning to look a lot like ...



Major Gas Leak Closes Grosse Pointe North High  Patch.com

(UPDATED) GROSSE POINTE WOODS, MI — A natural gas leak near Grosse Pointe North High School has forced the evacuation of nearby residents and put ...



Grosse Pointe schools are back in session  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — On Sept. 4, students and staff in the Grosse Pointe Public School System embarked on a new educational journey with the start of the ...



2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.



Here comes Santa Claus, right down Kercheval Avenue  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE FARMS/GROSSE POINTE CITY — Three very special youngsters will play an important role in this year's 43rd annual Grosse Pointe Santa ...



Grosse Pointe North High School Cancels Morning Classes After Bomb Threat  CBS Local

GROSSE POINTE WOODS (WWJ/AP) – A bomb threat has prompted officials at Grosse Pointe North High School to cancel morning classes. Principal Kate ...



Former Grosse Pointe North HS student Corey Harris Thomas killed in shooting over shoes in Detroit  WDIV Detroit

A 17-year-old boy shot and killed Tuesday afternoon on Detroit's west side has been identified as a former Grosse Pointe North High School student.



Midwestern comedy is in Dave Landau's blood | Features  Glendale Star

Growing up in suburban Detroit proved to be inspirational for comedian Dave Landau.



Sumbera disputes account that he retired  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — Frank Sumbera is not currently employed as Grosse Pointe North's baseball and football coach. There's no disputing that. According to ...



Clarity of mind helps Loons' Robinson  Midland Daily News

Family, faith and a collegiate study of psychology all help Great Lakes Loons' outfielder Daniel Robinson to keep an even keel as a young professional baseball ...



Affluent School Districts Don't Guarantee Better Academic Performance  Michigan Capitol Confidential

Some parents in affluent Michigan school districts may be surprised to learn the local school isn't just failing to give their kids a leg up, it's holding them back.



Ashley Elementary quiz bowl team wins state competition  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Ashley Elementary School students recently rocked to the top in a statewide social studies quiz bowl competition, using “Schoolhouse Rock” methods of ...



New children’s book series teaches kids to enjoy science  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS/ST. CLAIR SHORES — “What Color Will It Be?” That is what Scarlett, the main character in the new children's book series “Science ...



4 Joseph Alexander Lucido II  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Former Grosse Pointe Woods resident Joseph Alexander Lucido II, 40, of Rochester Hills, passed away Monday, June 25, 2018, after courageously battling a.



The Friday 5 — June 28-30  C&G Newspapers

St. Clair Shores will hold its annual fireworks display beginning at dusk this Friday, June 28. The rain date is the following day, June 29. The fireworks will be ...



Grosse Pointe High Schoolers Win Chemistry Award  Patch.com

A research project conducted by the Grosse Pointe North High School Chemistry Club may help solve environmental crises, like the one that damaged so many ...



Unvaccinated student rates rise for third straight year in Michigan schools  Bridge Michigan

The unvaccinated rate is still lower than in 2014, but the increase comes as Michigan battles a measles outbreak. A bill that would require schools with higher ...



2018 Outstanding Grads: Remarkable students, stories  The Detroit News

This is the 33rd class of outstanding high school graduates honored by The News. Many of our early nominees are now well established in successful careers ...



Ebola doc graduated from Grosse Pointe North, WSU  Detroit Free Press

Craig Spencer tested positive for Ebola in New York after returning from Guinea, where he had been treating patients.



Missing 16yo found in Grosse Pointe Woods  WXYZ

Grosse Pointe Woods police have located a missing 16-year-old who vanished after leaving school at noon Friday. He is back home safe.



Friday's prep basketball: Hartland defeats Howell for district title  The Detroit News

Whitney Sollom and Hartland shook off a terrible start to defeat rival Howell 42-28 in a Division 1 district title game Friday night.



Plans for mini-golf course move forward  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Plans for a miniature golf course at Lake Front Park are moving along. The Grosse Pointe Woods Foundation — an independent ...



On a ‘mission’ at North High School  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — The crowd that gathered inside Grosse Pointe North High School's student-run school store the morning of Feb. 8 was on a ...



Sandra Joseph brings Broadway to North for one night  C&G Newspapers

WOODS — The spotlight will shine brightly on Grosse Pointe North High School alumna and Broadway star Sandra Joseph when she returns to her alma mater ...



Grosse Pointe teen wins fight with Little League to use yellow ball  The Detroit News

Fight to use yellow ball due to rare disorder ends up forcing policy change.



Grosse Pointe Theatre closes its 70th season with '42nd Street'  The Macomb Daily

Grosse Pointe Theatre has left the best for last. 'I love doing big musicals with big dance numbers and this is probably the biggest show I've ever done,' said Don ...



Powerful Purify leads Grosse Pointe into Little League World Series  The Detroit News

Trying to find a way to limit Purify's impact will be one of the challenges for teams facing the Great Lakes champions.



Michigan parents pay off their kid's college tuition before high school  WZZM13.com

GROSSE POINTE, Mich. - Jon and Sally Dean signed up for Michigan's prepaid college tuition plan when their daughter Alexandra was age 2. The couple spent ...



Top 25 High Schools in Michigan  CBS Detroit

MICHIGAN — The back-to-school season is right around the corner and the folks over at Niche are cranking out their annual reports of the best schools and ...



Yearbook contradicts Chuck Rizzo bullying claims: He won best looking  Detroit Free Press

Convicted trash titan Chuck Rizzo says he was bullied in his youth and used as an adult. The government says don't buy it. He's a greedy crook who bribed ...



Grosse Pointe Theatre to ‘Shuffle Off to Buffalo’ for 70th season-ender  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — To close its 70th anniversary season, Grosse Pointe Theatre is bringing back a beloved classic. The dancing and singing ...



East topples West in high school baseball All-Star game  The Detroit News

Detroit — They danced along together in the dugout to Miley Cyrus' 2009 hit single, “Party in the USA." They got in a heated dispute over which fan won the ...



GPPSS administrators communicate safety concerns  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — On Sept. 24, members of the Grosse Pointe Public School System administration distributed a letter to parents, district staff and the media ...



A Pro You Should Know: John Bornoty, The Big Salad, Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.  Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

Founded in 2008, The Big Salad offers countless customizable salad combinations as well as build-your-own sandwich, soup and wrap options. With locations ...



Voters choose Grosse Pointe school board, Banks for state rep  C&G Newspapers

WAYNE COUNTY — Voters have chosen four members of the Grosse Pointe Public School System Board of Education and have returned Brian Banks to the ...



25 best public high schools in Michigan, according to Niche  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

DETROIT - Where can you find the best public high schools in Michigan? Niche released their annual rankings of the best schools around the country.



Student researches Flint water crisis, wins award  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — The Flint Water Crisis grabbed the attention of people around the state and the nation. Among them was a group of Grosse Pointe ...



The Big Salad: Inspiring Students to 'Seal the Deal' | The Big Salad: Inspiring Students to 'Seal the Deal'  Modern Restaurant Management

When John Bornoty, CEO of The Big Salad, launched his salad franchise restaurant in Grosse Pointe, Michigan in 2008, he saw his role as being an educator ...



Community luncheon focuses on educational issues  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE PARK — All who gathered at the annual Grosse Pointe Public School System community luncheon Oct. 1 had the opportunity to mingle with ...



Don't forget poor kids in suburban schools  Detroit Free Press

A recent study on segregation in metro Detroit schools leaves out poor suburban kids.



Border crossing: The long, fraught history of the Detroit-Grosse Pointe divide  MLive.com

The sudden closing this summer of a road leading from Detroit into Grosse Pointe Park reignited accusations that Detroit's largely African-American and poor ...



Choir workshop is pure ‘entertainment’  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — It was a little showy, a little jazzy and pure “entertainment.” The Grosse Pointe South High School Choir hosted the workshop ...



Grosse Pointe Theatre Opens 70th Anniversary Season with THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE  Broadway World

The swashbuckling adventure! The fabulous fun! The rollicking romance! Everything you want in a musical! Grosse Pointe Theatre will open its historic 70th ...



53 Michigan schools with highest college-going rates for Class of 2016 - mlive.com  MLive.com

Here's a list of the 53 high schools where at least 80% of the Class of 2016 enrolled in college.



The show will go on for Grosse Pointe Theatre’s 70th season  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — Grosse Pointe Theatre was looking forward to celebrating its 70th anniversary during the upcoming 2017-18 season. However, until just ...



What's new in your district for back-to-school season?  The Oakland Press

A new principal. A new app that lets you know when your child's bus is arriving. What's new at your school this fall? With classes starting in just a few days, we ...



Grosse Pointe Theatre Presents 42ND STREET  Broadway World

Grosse Pointe Theatre will close its 70th season with the Tony Award-winning musical 42nd Street with eight performances June 17 - 30. All performances will ...



Here’s what $250K can buy in Detroit and the suburbs  Curbed Detroit

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we look at different homes in various neighborhoods all within the same price range. This week, we're hitting the road ...



Chris Fenton to retire in September  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — Since 1979, Chris Fenton has been a fixture in the Grosse Pointe Public School System. As the deputy superintendent for business and ...



Whos Hiring in the Grosse Pointes?  Patch.com

Grosse Pointe, MI - Find out what job openings are in the area.



ClaireQuarium finds ‘o-fish-cial’ home at library  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Watching a school of fish swim about in her aquarium was one of Claire Valente's favorite pastimes. “It was something she really ...



Students fly high with ‘Peter Pan’  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — “Peter Pan” is ready to hook its audience. Students from Grosse Pointe North High School and Parcells Middle School are ...



UM free tuition plan could inspire students to do better in school  Detroit Free Press

U-M free tuition plan has a catch - you have to have grades good enough to get into highly competitive school.



Michigan law firm 'LAunches' college career of Marwan Bazzi  Dearborn Press and Guide

Dearborn High School senior Marwan Bazzi was among four students selected for a scholarship offered by Lusk Albertson, a Michigan-based law firm.



These are Michigan's top 50 high schools, US News says  MLive.com

Wellspring Preparatory High School, a charter school in Grand Rapids, was the highest ranked high school in Michigan, according to the 2017 U.S. News and ...



Community Spotlight: Macomb County events week of March 21  The Macomb Daily

... • Artful Discussion presented by The Loft Fine Art from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. March 23 at Minha's Coffee Haus, 58 Cherry Street, Mount Clemens. Sculptor Joe Culver ...



Grosse Pointe native, Werenski, reflects on experience of being drafted by NHL franchise  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE — One phase of a dream came to fruition for Grosse Pointe native Zach Werenski when he was drafted eighth overall in the first round by the ...



These are the best 50 public high schools for athletics in Michigan, report says  MLive.com

A new report from Niche ranks more than 12000 public schools in the nation based on five different factors.



Teen discovers possible fix to Flint water crisis  abc12.com

Through chemistry research, a metro Detroit teen believes he has discovered the formula that could help fix tainted water.



Family of dead motorcyclist displeased with three-year sentence  The Macomb Daily

The family of a man killed in a drunken driving traffic crash was not happy with a judge's punishment of three years in prison for the offending driver.



Legally blind boy takes on Little League: I just wanted to use a yellow ball  Detroit Free Press

A legally blind Grosse Pointe boy fought Little League over his right to play with a yellow ball. The Justice Department made it happen.



Vocalist to share her love of opera at Valentine’s Day concert  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — She may not have been performing opera yet, but Angela Theis began singing for audiences as a young girl. As a member of the ...



19 students receive full scholarships to attend MSU  MSUToday

Compelling academic programs and vast research opportunities are just a couple of the reasons 19 talented incoming scholars chose to begin their studies at ...



‘End of an era’ as League Shop closes for good on the Hill  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — For more than four decades, Pat Brinker had the inside scoop on some of the happiest moments in her community. As the owner of ...



Hosts ensure smooth skate for women’s hockey teams  The Detroit News

John McLellan of Grosse Pointe Woods is volunteering to be a concierge for the German team during the event in Plymouth.



What soccer-loving uncle taught 2 top Michigan teachers  Detroit Free Press

Gary Abud Jr. and Rick Joseph, both Michigan Teachers of the Year, are cousins and count their uncle Charles Abud as an inspiration.



Michigan model rocket teams ready to blast to national finals  MLive.com

See students from Millington High School launch a rocket 800 feet in the air.



'Blade Runner 2049' Oscar winner comes home to Michigan for Ann Arbor Film Festival  Detroit Free Press

"Blade Runner 2049" visual effects director John Nelson, a University of Michigan alum born in Detroit, will talk about his Oscar-winning craft.



Top 25 Michigan-born hockey players of all time  MLive.com

Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller (30) during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks Thursday, March 2, 2017, in San Jose, ...



GPPSS luncheon brings community together  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE PARK — On the afternoon of Sept. 28, more than 100 community members and dignitaries from the Grosse Pointes and Harper Woods had ...



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