On Nov. 7, with 57 percent of the vote, incumbent John B. O’Reilly, Jr. defeated challenger Thomas P. Tafelski and secured a fourth consecutive term in office as mayor of the city of Dearborn. Tafelski garnered 43 percent of the vote.
As a student, when you hear mention of a political figure, it’s possible you envision someone much older than yourself, someone you cannot relate to. That is how I felt before I attended the Henry Ford College Voter Education Workshop on Oct.
Dearborn Heights non-profit, Project Dignity Outreach, loaded a semi-truck with donated necessities for the millions of people in Puerto Rico weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico on Sept. 16, 2017.
On Oct. 31, in what officials are calling the deadliest terrorist attack in New York since Sept. 11, 2001, a motorist drove a pickup truck down a crowded path along the Hudson River in Lower Manhattan, killing eight people and injuring at least 11.