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Potential Oakland County juror arrested for carrying a concealed weapon

theoaklandpress.com — A 27-year-old Rochester Hills man has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon after attempting to bring knives in a backpack through security at Oakland County Circuit Court. Andrew Spiteri was arraigned Wednesday and released on a $5,000 personal bond. Oakland County Sheriff's Lt.
Jul 23, 2014

MT @dave_phillips1: Potential Oakland County juror, a Rochester Hills man, arrested at court with knives. bit.ly/1pd0zmk

Jul 23, 2014

Potential Oakland County juror, Rochester Hills man, arrested at court after he forgot to remove knives from backpack bit.ly/1pd0zmk

Rochester Hills teen singer/songwriter to appear on NBC’s ‘America’s Got Talent’

theoaklandpress.com — A local singer/songwriter is about to make her debut on a national stage on NBC's "America's Got Talent." Olivia Millerschin, 19, of Rochester Hills, is scheduled to appear on Wednesday's episode, which appears at 8 p.m. on WDIV-TV, according to ClickonDetroit.

Rochester adds holiday event, moves up start to annual lights show

theoaklandpress.com — Rochester is adding another event to its well-known holiday lineup and moving up the start date for one of its biggest attractions. The city recently announced the addition of the Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees, Nov. 21-23, which is expected to help fund The Big Bright Lights Show, which commences the city's annual holiday lighting of downtown businesses and its Lagniappe festival.

Hollywood museum buys Kevorkian death machine

theoaklandpress.com — A Hollywood museum has bought one of Dr. Jack Kevorkian's suicide machines, according to published reports. The LAist reported that J.D. Healy and Cathee Schultz at Hollywood's Museum of Death purchased the Thanatron, one of Kevorkian's assisted suicide machines, in preparation for a Jack Kevorkian exhibit.

Arizona rallies past Detroit, 5-4

media.theoaklandpress.com — By PHOENIX (AP) - Aaron Hill drove in three runs and made a game-ending diving stop, Miguel Montero hit a two-run single in the eighth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied for a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.
Jul 23, 2014

So, yeah, after last night's HRLESS game, it's now a 17-game drought for Miggy, tying 3rd-longest drought of career. bit.ly/1nUxrMI

Jul 23, 2014

A photo gallery from last night's #Tigers loss to the Diamondbacks. I'd say the top pic pretty much sums it up: bit.ly/1nUxrMI

Jul 23, 2014

Check out our photo gallery from the Tigers' tough, 5-4 loss Tuesday night to the Arizona Diamondbacks. fb.me/715BD9v8V