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Former Emergency Manager: 'I Do Not Believe EMs Can Be Successful'

Wyandotte Patch | Posted 04.24.2012 | Detroit

A former emergency financial manager of Pontiac will be in Wyandotte today talking about why he believes emergency managers are not the answer for str...

Wisconsin Democrats Face Off In Recall Forum

Caledonia Patch | Patch Staff | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics

Tom Barrett and Kathleen Falk - the two top Democratic candidates vying for governor in the upcoming recall elections - will be exchanging their views...

WATCH: Teachers Eat Disgusting Lunch For Cute Kids

Posted 04.18.2012 | Weird News

If you bring an apple to one of these teachers, you better make sure there's a worm squirming inside of it. Four elementary school teachers in Bay...

New Haircut And Clothes On 'Amish: Out of Order' Series Premiere

Posted 04.18.2012 | TV

“Amish: Out of Order” (Tue., 10 pm. ET on National Geographic) is a new 10-part series that follows the lives of people who have left the Amish co...

Teen 'Social Media Parties' In Los Angeles Get Out Of Control

| Posted 04.16.2012 | Teen

Every week, HuffPost Teen rounds up the best local news stories about high school students from across the country through our friends at Patch.com. C...

Newport Beach Film Festival Takes On Local Drug Documentaries

lagunaniguel.patch.com | Posted 04.16.2012 | Los Angeles
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A mother’s love never wavers even in death. And Laguna Niguel mothers Jodi Barber, Natalie Costa and Christine Brant, know this all too well. Ove...

19-Year-Old Arrested After Father Killed, 2 Beaten With Baseball Bat

Posted 04.16.2012 | Crime

Cops arrested a 19-year-old Michigan man and another person after the teen's father was found dead and two others were found injured early this mornin...

Walker's GOP Foe Says He's Legit

Caledonia Patch | Denise Lockwood | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics

Arthur Kohl-Riggs, a scruffy-haired 23-year-old political activist who used to serve pizza at the Children’s Museum in Madison until a few weeks ago...

7-Year-Old Hero Saves His Mom's Life

| Posted 04.13.2012 | Parents

Seven-year-old Thomas Hale saved his mother’s life when he called 911 and gave Mehlville firefighters the information they needed to deliver proper ...

Birther Decision Called 'Sham Of Justice'

Red Bank-Shrewsbury Patch | Edward Van Embden | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics

According to Apuzzo, the attorney representing New Jersey residents Nick Purpura and Ted Moran, Deputy Director and Administrative Law Judge Jeff Masi...

Local Workers Fight To Save 121-Year-Old Redwood Lodge

Patch | Jim Welte | Posted 04.12.2012 | San Francisco
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Longtime Mill Valley resident Peter Buckley hopes to one day restore the 121-year-old Redwood Lodge on Corte Madera Avenue in Blithedale Canyon. Bu...

Joe Biden Speaks Out On Hilary Rosen

Portsmouth Patch | Marc Fortier | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Joe Biden only took one question from the press during his stop in Portsmouth on Thursday, and his answer was terse but telling. Asked by a CNN pro...

Court OKs Hearsay Evidence In Drew Peterson Murder Case

| Joseph Hosey | Posted 04.12.2012 | Chicago

By Joseph Hosey The 14 statements supposedly spoken by Drew Peterson's dead third wife and missing fourth wife can be used against him at his murde...

99-Year-Old Woman Hit In The Head, Duct-Taped During Home Invasion

Romeoville, IL Patch | Shannon Antinori Email the Author | Posted 06.12.2012 | Chicago

An elderly woman was knocked to the floor before having her mouth duct-taped during a home invasion Wednesday in the 700 block of Washington Avenue, p...

Troy Mayor's Opponents Reach Major Milestone In Recall Efford

Troy Patch | Posted 04.12.2012 | Detroit
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Recall Janice Daniels, a political action committee formed to recall embattled Troy Mayor Janice Daniels, announced today it has reached a major miles...

Obama Winning Ground Game In Key State

Concord Patch | Marc Fortier | Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics

Romney, who made countless stops here prior to the New Hampshire Primary, now has a lot of ground to make up after spending the last three months camp...

Rescue Me!

studiocity.patch.com | Posted 06.11.2012 | Los Angeles
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The Beagles that were rescued from a now-closed research lab in Spain last November have been acclimated and socialized to the point that they can be ...

New Train Station Breaks Ground

Dearborn Patch | Posted 04.11.2012 | Detroit
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There was some looking ahead, and much more looking forward at the groundbreaking ceremony for Dearborn's Intermodal Passenger Rail Station, held Tues...

Jane Bashara Murder Investigation Continues

Grosse Pointe Patch | Posted 04.11.2012 | Detroit

The intense national media focus on Grosse Pointe Park has dwindled in the strangulation death of Jane E. Bashara but the investigation continues, Pub...

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WATCH: Boy's Cardboard Arcade Lands Him A College Scholarship

HuffingtonPost.com | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 04.12.2012 | Latino Voices

Meet Caine Monroy. He is nine years old and he spent his summer break last year meticulously building a makeshift arcade—appropriately named "Caine...

George Lucas Pulls The Plug On Big Marin Movie Studio

San Rafael, CA Patch | Nicole Ely | Posted 06.10.2012 | San Francisco
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After several public meetings on the merits of its proposed digital studio in Lucas Valley, Skywalkers Properties LTD. decided to withdraw it's applic...

Santorum Official Prepared To Back Romney

Concord Patch | Dan Tuohy | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

Tamburello, a state representative from Londonderry, said he has all along committed to supporting the eventual GOP presidential nominee. "I don't ...

Nikki Haley Faces Ethics Investigation

Easley Patch | Carolyn Farr Smith | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics

The State Ethics Commission has opened a public inquiry into Gov. Nikki Haley's campaign finances, according to a story reported by the Associated Pre...

Nikki Haley Dismisses 'Naysayers'

West Ashley Patch | Jonathan Allen | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley brought her national book tour back to the Palmetto State Monday. About a dozen protesters lined up outside Blue Bi...

New Jersey Residents: Obama Hasn't Proven American Identity

Toms River Patch | Edward Van Embden | Posted 06.09.2012 | Politics

Two men who are Monmouth and Ocean county residents are challenging President Barack Obama's place on the state's primary ballot, according to the Bay...