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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 ...



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 ...



Community Spotlight: Macomb events for week of May 23  The Macomb Daily

... • Lakeside Palette Club presents 72nd annual Spring Art Show and Sale, which will be on display throughout May at the St. Clair Shores Adult Education ...



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.



Night out for seniors  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Grosse Pointe North High School students Michael Hartt and Joey Haney have a promposal for interested seniors — senior citizens, that is. Will you go to 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



Police At Grosse Pointe North And South High Schools After Gun Threat  WWJ Newsradio 950

GROSSE POINTE FARMS (WWJ) - There is a police presence at both public high schools in the Grosse Pointes, Monday morning, after a gun threat was made ...



Leonard Nicholas Naumenko  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Grosse Pointe Woods resident Leonard Nicholas "Nick" Naumenko, 49, passed away peacefully after an illness Thursday, March 21, 2019, surrounded by family ...



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 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,



North taking a different coaching direction  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Superintendent Gary Niehaus opened the regular meeting of the Grosse Pointe Public School System Board of Education Monday, July 23, with a statement.



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



3 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.



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 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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Midwestern comedy is in Dave Landau's blood  Glendale Star

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



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 ...



Opinion: Grosse Pointe tax hike burdens taxpayers  The Detroit News

On Nov. 6, the Grosse Pointe Public School System asks voters to hike their own taxes to pay for a huge, 21-year, $111 million interest-laden school bond which ...



Online photo with gun, school threat sparks Grosse Pointe investigation  Fox 2 Detroit

Grosse Pointe North High School parents and students were on edge Friday after someone posted a picture of a student holding a gun with a threatening ...



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.



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



McCabe: Soccer kicks G.P. North football to the road for playoffs  Detroit Free Press

MHSAA penalties over school's girls soccer team mean top-seeded Norsemen cannot host district games.



A new school year begins  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — New backpacks, jitters and excitement set the tone when local students started the 2017-18 school year Sept. 5. Grosse Pointe Public ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



Teacher of the Week  Grosse Pointe News (subscription)

Brian Stackpoole School: Grosse Pointe North High School Years at North: 19 Grade/Subject: Grades 9-12 TV production Nominated by: Kate Murray, principal.



Chamber honors Ford family’s drive to give back to community  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE SHORES — Their family name is synonymous with the auto industry, but as residents of the Grosse Pointes and the wider metropolitan Detroit ...



Upcoming events to benefit and showcase local schools  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTES — Some school events are on the horizon that promise to entertain, benefit students and bring together community members. At 5:30 p.m. ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Community Spotlight week of Feb. 7 | Local News | macombdaily.com  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., ...



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.



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

For five years, Ryan Huizdos played Little League baseball with the help of a bright yellow ball. He's legally blind because of albinism, so he used an ...



Community Spotlight week of March 14 | Local News  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 Woods students attacked with pellet gun because of race  WDIV Detroit

Two men have been charged after they allegedly fired pellet guns at Grosse Pointe Woods students because of their race.



Whos Hiring in the Grosse Pointes?  Patch.com

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



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.



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 ...



Brilliant colors are calling card of Woods pastel artist  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — If not for a visit to the former Grosse Pointe Art Center, Scott Brown likely wouldn't be a working artist today. Brown, 59, of Grosse ...



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.



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.



Detroit park project sows seeds of change  C&G Newspapers

DETROIT — Grosse Pointe Park hasn't always had an amicable relationship with its neighbor to the north and west, Detroit, but a new era of détente appears to ...



‘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 ...



Memories of '88 Miracle Maples still stir up excitement  Hometownlife.com

The Maples -- unranked, unrecognized and certainly under the state championship radar -- entered the Class A playoffs\u00a0with a 15-5 overall record.



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 ...



Songs, stories shine in ‘Seussical the Musical Jr.’  C&G Newspapers

GROSSE POIBTE WOODS — The Parcells Middle School students have memorized their lines, perfected the songs and set the stage. Now it's showtime.



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 ...



Korzeniewski named new football coach at Brother Rice  Hometownlife.com

Although it was a national search, Brother Rice officials did not go far to land their man. Adam Korzeniewski, who spent the last two years as. Show caption.



Detroit victims feel ignored in debate on guns, safety  The Detroit News

While America seeks solutions to keep school shootings from becoming the new normal, senseless bloodshed is business as usual in cities like Detroit, which ...



'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.



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 ...



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 ...



Proclamation comes with a shot of ‘Adrenalin’  C&G Newspapers

WARREN — When your rock group opens up for Aerosmith and Bob Seger and your music videos receive airplay on MTV, you've definitely hit the right chords.



Community Spotlight  The Macomb Daily

Classes offered. • The Recreation Authority of Roseville & Eastpointe's winter/spring/summer classes are open for registration including teen programs, family ...



Butler men's soccer signs historic recruiting class  The Butler Collegian

The Butler men's soccer team gathers for a meeting after a game. The eight incoming freshmen make up the ninth-ranked recruiting class in the country.



Residents share memories of Macy’s — and Hudson’s — in wake of Eastland store’s closing  C&G Newspapers

HARPER WOODS/GROSSE POINTES — Although its glory days may have been behind it, the recent closure of Macy's at Eastland Center in Harper Woods ...



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