The Michigan Liquor Control Commission recently ordered the suspension of the liquor license of Dandy Oil Inc., located at 5465 Sashabaw Road in Clarkston. According to an MLCC news release, the commission must impose a suspension or revoke a liquor license if the licensee is found liable for three violations of Michigan law on different occasions within a 24-month period.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 12:27 pm
ROYAL OAK Burglar takes watch, luggage Someone burglarized a residence in the 1400 block of South Main Street while the owner was away and stole a Hubuolt watch and a set of luggage during the day Sept. 15. Police said an intruder went inside the house after prying and damaging a front entrance door.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 11:31 am
A Dearborn man was recently arrested in Rochester for allegedly having marijuana, pills and other drug paraphernalia in his car. According to Rochester police, the incident occurred at 2 a.m. on Sept. 15. An officer was on patrol in the area of 1st Street and Walnut Boulevard and observed a vehicle fail to stop for a stop sign.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 11:30 am
A 23-year-old Detroit woman faces charges for allegedly using counterfeit money to buy a car advertised through Craigslist and also attempting to pass the bogus bills for other purchases. According to the Bloomfield Township Police Department, Destiny Thomas allegedly met the car seller in the Costco parking lot near 2343 Telegraph Road on Sept.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 10:55 am
At Home Group Inc. has opened a new At Home retail superstore in metro Detroit. It is located at 10800 Assembly Park Drive in Wixom. The new 100,000-square-foot store offers more than 50,000 home d#xe9;cor items including furniture, rugs, art, housewares, patio and seasonal items including artificial Christmas trees, according to a press release from At Home.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 10:46 am
Hours before the arrival of autumn, the weather forecast for much of Michigan looked more like July and swimming pools rather than school buses and the fifth week of Friday night high school football, according to Accuweather.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 9:54 am
Two South Lyon men will stand trial for allegedly beating another man this summer at the South Lyon Woods mobile home park. At a preliminary exam Sept. 20, Novi's 52-1 District Judge David Law ordered Malachau Collins, 18, and Tristen Perry, 19, bound over for trial on charges of assault with intent to murder in the July 30 incident.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 9:41 am
The victim in Thursday morning's fatal hit and run has been identified. The Oakland County Sheriff's Office reports that the man was a 47-year-old Pontiac resident. No other information has been released.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 9:25 am
Investigators are still working to determine the cause of a large fire that broke out early Friday morning at the Scorpions Motorcycle Club property on Milford Road in Lyon Township. According to Substation Commander Lt. Mark Venus#x200b;, the Sheriff's Office got a call about the fire around 6 a.
Posted on: 22 September 2017 | 8:39 am
Marcus Semien is playing with a lot more discomfort than he lets on, other A’s players and coaches believe. Yet five months after right wrist surgery to repair a fractured scaphoid bone, Oakland’s shortstop has improved offensively. Since the All-Star break, Semien, a career .247 hitter, is batting .270 and his two-run homer Wednesday helped Oakland sweep the Tigers. “There are some pitches that still aggravate him,” manager Bob Melvin said. “Some of the wrist pain he has, some soreness probably doesn’t go away until after the season with significant rest. “Marcus is a guy with a significant pain threshold and he wants to play.
Posted on: 21 September 2017 | 9:50 pm
On deck Friday vs. Rangers 7:05 p.m. NBCSCA Martinez (3-6) vs. Graveman (5-4) Saturday vs. Rangers 6:05 p.m. NBCSCA González (8-11) vs. Manaea (11-10) Sunday vs. Rangers 1:05 p.m. NBCSCA Perez (12-11) vs.
Posted on: 21 September 2017 | 6:26 pm
DETROIT — Now that he’s healthy, Daniel Mengden is showing his potential. The Oakland right-hander pitched seven scoreless innings, and Marcus Semien homered and drove in three runs, leading the A’s to a 3-2 win and three-game sweep of the Tigers on Wednesday. Mengden (2-1) allowed seven hits and struck out four, extending his scoreless streak to 16 innings and helping the A’s to their fourth consecutive win. The 24-year-old missed the first two months of the season after undergoing offseason foot surgery and was making his fifth major-league start this year. “The arm’s felt great,” Mengden said. “I’m just trying to solidify myself a little more. Feels great to have this under my belt.
Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 6:58 pm
DETROIT — Jed Lowrie was ready for Alex Wilson. “I’ve faced Alex before, and I know he’s got a good cutter,” Lowrie said. Lowrie hit a go-ahead grand slam in the eighth inning, and the A’s overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Tigers 9-8 on Tuesday night. “I was able to get on top of it,” Lowrie said. “We ground out a lot of at-bats to get back in it, and it ends up as a fun night of baseball.” Lowrie went 3-for-5, including an RBI double in the third. That was his 47th double of the season, tying the Oakland record set by Jason Giambi in 2001.
Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 1:23 am
DETROIT — The A’s weren’t trying to pull a fast one on the Tigers. The effect, though, was much the same. After the Tigers spent the day expecting to face Oakland’s Jharel Cotton, he was scratched a few minutes before Monday night’s game with a strained groin. His replacement, Raul Alcantara, held Detroit scoreless for 32/3 innings to set up an 8-3 victory. “I just felt a pull in my groin, and when I tried to keep warming up, it kept grabbing at me,” Cotton said. “It was just a freak accident when I was ready to pitch.” Alcantara came into the game with a 12.27 ERA in five appearances this season, all in relief. He made five starts as a rookie last year.
Posted on: 19 September 2017 | 1:00 am
The Oakland A’s got a thumbs down Monday from the Golden Gate Audubon Society, which claimed the proposal to build a ballpark on land owned by the Peralta Community College District is a bad deal for birds. The influential advocacy group, which has more than 7,000 members in Oakland and nearby cities, said the proposed ballpark in the Eastlake neighborhood would be disastrous for nearly 200 species of ducks, herons, songbirds, nesting cormorants and fish that make their homes in Lake Merritt, the nation’s oldest wildlife refuge. “We’re not antibaseball. We love the A’s, but we want them to stay where they are,” said Cindy Margulis, the executive director of Golden Gate Audubon.
Posted on: 19 September 2017 | 12:18 am