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Michigan Leaders Gear up for Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2021 Mackinac Policy Conference

MACKINAC ISLAND, MICHIGAN, September 18, 2021 ~ Monday, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s annual 2021 Mackinac Policy Conference will begin at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. According the Detroit Regional Chamber website, the vision and pillars for 2021 are; “Accelerate our COVID-19 economic recovery and sustainability,” “,Advance racial justice and equity for all,” and “Invest in…MORE

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Former Dearborn Hyatt Regency to be Turned Into Apartment Complex

Photo: George Gojkovich / Getty DEARBORN, MICHIGAN, September 16, 2021 ~ The former Dearborn Hyatt Regency hotel is approaching sale, and will be turned into an apartment complex by an unidentified company, according to Dearborn Attorney Amir Makled, who is representing the buyer. “We have a buyer who’s well capitalized and has the credentials to…MORE

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General Motors Pledges $50 Million to Detroit Non-Profits Through 2025

Photo: Joshua Lott / Getty DETROIT, September 15, 2021 ~ Tuesday, General Motors CEO Mary Barra announced that GM will invest $50 million by 2025 to Detroit-based non-profit organizations, geared towards education, developing neighborhoods, and creating job opportunities. “For the city to be strong, it’s about all three,” said Barra to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan,…MORE

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Two Decades After 9/11, Americans Remember the Deadliest Attack in US History

Photo: Robert Giroux / Getty NEW YORK CITY, September 10, 2021 ~ Tuesday, September 11, 2001, a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks were carried out against the United States by the militant Islamist terrorist organizion al-Qaeda. Four commercial airliners traveling out of airports in eastern states were hijacked, with the intent to crash into…MORE

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