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Articles from the January 5, 2023 edition

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Amazon's Promises to Michigan Ring HollowAs Facilities Sit Vacant

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, e-commerce boomed, sales flourished, and Amazon massively expanded its warehouse footprint to reach all over the country. With every new facility, Amazon sold local officials and communities on promises of new jobs...

 
 By Renee Summers    News    January 5, 2023

Westland Mayor to Step Down, Says It Was an Honor to Serve His Hometown

This past fall, Westland Mayor William R. Wild announced his intention to step down as mayor and will assume a new role as president and CEO of the Midwest Independent Retailers Association. The new...

 
 By Stacy M. Brown    News    January 5, 2023

House, Senate Pass Legislation to Lower Cost of Inmate Telephone Calls

In 2017, Reesy Floyd-Thompson, who calls herself a "digital wonder woman," said she had to deal with the shame of the incarceration of a significant other. Her husband's incarceration also meant that...

 

Independent Detroit Filmmaker Scores Major Film Distribution Noble Intentions

DETROIT--When Noble Intentions hits digital and cable video on demand (VOD) platforms early next year, it will be the first film produced out of Detroit to be greenlit for distribution by Gravitas...

 

A Look at Those We Lost in 2022

Each New Year it seems only appropriate to remember the noteworthy lives lost the previous year. At the Telegram, we look back at these exceptional lives and recall the contributions they made. On...

 

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