HUD Official Tours Detroit, Sees City Use Of Federal Funds – CBS Detroit

DETROIT (AP) – The Biden Administration was given a look at how Detroit used more than $ 12 million in federal funds to help revitalize the city. U.S. Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Affairs Adrianne Todman, on Tuesday, Oct. 26, toured small business corridors, neighborhoods, and housing developments where some HUD money was used … Read more

Free Water Distributed to Benton Harbor Residents as City Strives to Replace Lead Pipe – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – Benton Harbor continues to face water problems. The city confirmed more than a hundred cars lined up this week for free water cases. READ MORE: Michigan Authorities Say Credit Card Skimmers Have Been Found Statewide Benton Harbor residents are asked to use it for cooking or drinking because of the higher levels … Read more

Detroit Offers All 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots To Qualified Residents-CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) -The city of Detroit is offering all three COVID-19 booster shots to those eligible. City residents age 18 and older who have been fully vaccinated and have waited at least six months from their Pfizer or Moderna vaccine, or two months from their Johnson & Johnson vaccine can now receive a booster . … Read more

Michigan Authorities Say Credit Card Skimmers Have Been Found Statewide – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – A warning tonight for gas takers as authorities have found several skimmers at gas pumps across the state. Skimmers, which copy the credit card information of people paying for gas, can be installed at gas pumps in just a few moments. READ MORE: Detroit Offers All 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots To … Read more

Michigan Senate Approves Tax Termination on Menstrual Products-CBS Detroit

LANSING, Mich. (AP) -On Oct. 26, the Michigan Senate passed a law that would eliminate the so-called “tampon tax” on menstrual products, which will be sent to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expected to sign it into law. Michigan will join more than 20 other states that have passed a sales tax on menstrual products or … Read more

Whitmer Raises $ 3.1M For Reelection Campaign In 3 Months – CBS Detroit

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of $ 3.1 million over three months for her re -election campaign and has $ 12.5 million on hand a year before the 2022 election. The Democrat released the numbers on Monday, the quarterly deadline for candidates. Further details on donations and spending are expected once his report … Read more

City of Hamtramck To Provide Water Filters On Oct.26 – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) -More lead filters are heading to Hamtramck as the city scrambles to help everyone affected by high lead levels in their water. If you need a filter, you can stop in the Hamtramck Town Center parking lot at the corner of Joseph Campau and Holbrook Street. READ MORE: Kellogg Sued For Strawberry Pop-Tarts … Read more

Kellogg Charged Over Strawberry Pop-Tarts-CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) -Michigan’s own Kellogg has been sued for its strawberry pop-tarts. An Illinois woman has filed a class-action lawsuit, alleging there are not enough strawberries in strawberry pop-tarts. The $ 5 million suit also accuses the flavored treat of being heavier on pears, apples, and red food coloring than actual strawberries. © 2021 CBS … Read more

Michigan Reports 7,856 New COVID-19 Cases, 56 Killed-CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – Announced by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services 7,856 coronavirus cases in the state and an additional 56 deaths on Monday. This brings the total state of the COVID-19 cases to 1,112,490 and 21,918 death on October 25. READ MORE: Whitmer Raises $ 3.1M For Reelection Campaign In 3 Months … Read more

The Shinola Hotel Edition – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – Looking for something to do on Halloween in the Metro Detroit area? The Shinola Hotel will host a Halloween-themed party to celebrate the release of Clue: The Shinola Hotel Edition. Earlier this month, Shinola announced the release of their edition of Clue, the popular board game of the mysterious but Detroit -inspired … Read more