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Remembering Congressman John D. Dingell Jr.

1986 photo of U.S. Representative John Dingell

On Feb. 15, former US Congressman John D. Dingell Jr., the longest-serving member of Congress in US history, was laid to rest at Arlington Cemetery in Washington, D.C. Dingell passed away peacefully on Feb. 7, at his home in Dearborn.

How a College Responds to a Missing Student

Photo of Guincarlo Estupigan

When 25-year-old Northern Michigan University student Guiancarlo B. Estupigan went out to take photos near Yellow Dog River on Jan. 24, and didn’t return, his roommate drove to the location the next day and found his car covered in snow. On Jan.

Henry Ford (Community) College

Henry Ford College logo with slogan "Future Driven"

In 2014, as the college was developing a Bachelor Degree in Hospitality and Culinary Arts, the Board of Trustees voted to drop the “community” in its name and become Henry Ford College.

New Child Care Center to Open in Spring

Image of a group of people and children standing outside of Children's Garden daycare

After over 20 years of service, Henry Ford College’s Child Care Center closed in June of 2015. Plans to reopen the facility under new management began last year. There were many reasons to choose Children’s Garden over other local day care providers.

Twitter Video of Native American and Students in Washington, D.C. Raise Questions

Nathan Phillips in Native American apparel and crowd of students wearing Make America Great Again hats and sweatshirts at Washington D.C. mall, Jan. 18, 2019

A Twitter video showing Nathan Philips, a Native American military veteran of Ypsilanti, Michigan, and a group of Covington Catholic High School students in Washington D.C., Jan. 18, 2019, has created quite a stir. The video began circulating on Jan.

Detroiters Worry About Air Quality Around Detroit Incinerator

Photo of Breathe Free Detroit campaign marchers protesting Detroit Incinerator

At the intersection of I-75 and I-94 in Detroit stands the nation’s largest municipal incinerator causing a multitude of concerns to those that reside near it.

Food Insecurity at HFC

Photo of HFC's Hawk Nest food pantry logo

“You don’t have to choose between books and food. Have both.” This phrase, the slogan for the Hawk’s Nest Student Food Pantry, represents the financial choices of many students at HFC.

Students Face Off Against Financial Aid Problems

Photo of Henry Ford College's "Welcome Center"

At Henry Ford College, many students have voiced concerns over the financial aid system. Currently at HFC, over half of all students receive some form of financial aid.

Muslim Women in Congress: A Historic Double First

Side-by-side photos of Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib

The 2018 midterm elections attest to the accomplishments of women across the political spectrum. Joining the ranks of women that made history are Rashida Tlaib (D) and Ilhan Omar (D), the first ever Muslim women to be elected to Congress.

2018 Election Recap

Map of Michigan detailing Senate election results by county

On Nov. 6, over 4.3 million people in Michigan voted in the midterm elections, 1 million more than last midterm, marking the highest midterm voter turnout in the state in 50 years.

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