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Concert Review: Jack White tops himself at Masonic concert

theoaklandpress.com — DETROIT >> A good thing - no, a great thing - came to Jack White fans who waited on Wednesday night, July 30. After setting a high mark with his barn-burner of a show on Monday, July 28, at the Fox Theatre, the Detroit native topped himself at the Masonic Temple Auditorium.

How to vote for Rochester Hills singer-songwriter Olivia Millerschin on ‘America’s Got Talent’

theoaklandpress.com — Area voters may have an additional election in which to participate Tuesday, Aug. 5. Rochester Hills singer-songwriter Olivia Millerschin is competing for a spot in the semifinals of NBC's "America's Got Talent," which airs at 9 p.m. on WDIV-TV.

New season, new coach, but same trust issues remain for the Detroit Lions, Pat Caputo says

theoaklandpress.com — Trust is not a stated value, it's an earned one. A child will say to a mother, "Trust me, mom, I'll be home by 10." The mother invariably will not respond to the words, but rather the child's past actions. The answer will be: "Sure."
Jul 31, 2014

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Jul 30, 2014

RT @theopsports: CAPUTO: New season, new coach, but same trust issues remain for the Detroit Lions theoaklandpress.com/sports/2014073…

Jul 30, 2014

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Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford up for challenge of new offense

theoaklandpress.com — DETROIT >> No one can say Matthew Stafford is not up for a challenge. After he was drafted No. 1 overall and came to the Detroit Lions after they suffered an 0-16 season, he was expected to be the savior of the franchise.
Jul 31, 2014

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Jul 30, 2014

#Lions Matthew Stafford up for the challenge of the new offensive. Story >> ow.ly/zLAE9

Jul 30, 2014

Matthew Stafford says he is up to the challenge of the new Lions' offense. Do you think Stafford can lead Detroit... fb.me/1CFoH7KV6

Jul 30, 2014

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Evan Reed’s attorneys call it ‘ridiculous’ after Tigers organization member charged with sexual assault

theoaklandpress.com — DETROIT >> Evan Reed, a relief pitcher in the Detroit Tigers organization, has been charged with two counts of third-degree sexual assault, the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office announced Wednesday. His attorneys still contend that the charges - which each carry a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison - are "ridiculous."
Jul 31, 2014

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Jul 31, 2014

Evan Reed's lawyers will be holding a press conf in an hour, presumably after he turns himself in to police. ICYMI: bit.ly/1pFM2gv

Jul 30, 2014

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Jul 30, 2014

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Jul 30, 2014

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Scherzer helps Tigers to 7-2 win over White Sox

theoaklandpress.com — DETROIT (AP) - Max Scherzer pitched seven impressive innings, and theDetroit Tigers scored six runs in the first inning en route to a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night. Nick Castellanos hit a three-run homer in the first and added an RBI single in the seventh for the Tigers, who snapped a four-game losing streak.
Jul 30, 2014

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Detroit Lions notes: Joique Bell returns; Golden Tate shines

theoaklandpress.com — DETROIT >> Joique Bell stopped for photos with fans as he approached Wayne State football stadium Wednesday night an hour before the Detroit Lions practice at Tom Adams Field.
Jul 31, 2014

#Lions LG Rob Sims says he's in best shape of his life. Blog >> ow.ly/zN5m5

Jul 31, 2014

#Lions notes: Joique Bell returns to Wayne State; Golden Tate shines and more. ow.ly/zMazp

Jul 30, 2014

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Orion optometrist gets probation for indecent exposure

theoaklandpress.com — An Orion Township optometrist convicted of exposing himself to a patient has been sentenced to a year of probation. Robert Emmett Deck III was sentenced Tuesday in front of Oakland Circuit Judge Shalina Kumar. He was also sentenced to a day in jail, with credit for one day served.
Jul 31, 2014

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Tears, applause as first veterans finish Oakland County Regional Veterans Court program

theoaklandpress.com — Four U.S. Army veterans who found themselves facing possible jail time for crimes ranging from drunken driving to domestic violence graduated from a special Veterans Treatment Court in Waterford Township Wednesday after completing months of intensive treatment.