6 charged in complex decade-long scheme to solicit business from Michigan crash victims
A group of people and businesses in West Bloomfield, Dearborn, Detroit, Clinton Township and several others cities across Metro Detroit have been linked to a complex fraud scheme aimed at soliciting millions of dollars’ worth of business from Michigan crash victims over the past decade.
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Stephen Martine Sherer Stephen Martine Sherer died Monday, March 7, 2022, in Boca Raton, Fla., where he had been convalescing for several years. Steve was born Feb. 2, 1939, in Detroit. He graduated from the Taft School, attended the University of Michigan and transferred to the Art Center College in Los Angeles, from which hegrossepointenews.com
Alro Steel Vice Chairman Barry Glick dies at 70
JACKSON, MI -- Alro Steel Vice Chairman Barry Glick died Monday, June 21, in Boca Raton, Florida. Barry’s uncle Al Glick and father Robert Glick founded Alro Steel in 1948 in Jackson. Barry began his career with Alro in 1977 and has served as vice chairman for 27 years. “It is with a heavy heart that I share that Barry, my nephew and vice chairman of Alro, passed away yesterday after battling a long-term illness,” Al Glick, CEO and chairman, said. It operates more than 70 locations in 12 states and provides products through Alro Steel, Alro Metals, Alro Metals Outlet, Alro Industrial Supply, and Alro Plastics.mlive.com
Classmates help U-M student expand business helping older adults with tech during pandemic
“I really, really enjoy doing it,” said Wolff. This story is part of a “Be Epic” series on Dr. Fretz’s Entrepreneurial Creativity class. As the core course for everyone taking the #1 ranked Entrepreneurship minor, almost 2,000 students have gone through its unique structure since Dr. Fretz created it in 2014. Each team reviews their ideas with Dr. Fretz and they agree on the best choice as well as a rough plan for the term. With periodic check-ins and energetic mentoring Dr. Fretz ensures each team has the best chance to reach their full potential.
No. 13 BYU, UCF bring explosive offenses to Boca Raton Bowl
(AP Photo/George Frey, Pool)Preparing for the Boca Raton Bowl proved a bit of a slippery slope for the Central Florida Knights. All part of Heupel’s plan to bring a dose of fun to the bowl game with some of the customary pageantry halted because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “A really good football team,” Heupel said. “Kind of reminds me of why you don’t play football in Provo in December,” Sitake joked. They're 0-3 in Florida bowl games, including losses in the 1976 Tangerine Bowl, 1985 Florida Citrus Bowl and 2014 Miami Beach Bowl.
Trade update, Toll Brothers earnings, impeachment watch: 3 things to watch for in the markets on Monday
Diego Perez works on a Toll Brothers home on August 21, 2018 in Boca Raton, Florida. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that trade talks with Beijing were going "very well." Toll Brothers earningsWe'll get a read on the housing market on Monday when home building company Toll Brothers reports fiscal fourth quarter earnings. Susquehanna Financial Group is expecting Toll Brothers to report earnings of $1.35 per share, compared to the $2.08 per share reported in the fourth quarter of 2018. Shares of Toll Brothers have risen more than 11% in the last three months.cnbc.com
Florida Atlantic football vs. Florida International: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Florida Atlantic Owls are battling the Florida International Golden Panthers at FAU Football Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida. HOT: Golden Panthers are 5-1 ATS vs. a team with a winning record. HOT: Owls are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games after allowing less than 100 yards rushing in their previous game. HOT: Over is 6-0 in Golden Panthers last 6 games after allowing less than 275 total yards in their previous game. HOT: Over is 4-0 in Golden Panthers last 4 games after allowing less than 100 yards rushing in their previous game.
UCF football vs. Temple: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
(Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images)PHILADELPHIA - Trailing Cincinnati by one game in the American Athletic Conference East Division standings, UCF and Temple square off Saturday in a key league battle. The Knights and Owls each sit at 2-1 in AAC action, and host Temple is aiming to bounce back after an ugly defeat. LINE: UCF -10.5The Owls were trounced by SMU their last time out, absorbing a 45-21 defeat to snap a three-game winning streak. Temple won six of its final seven regular-season games last year, losing only to UCF 52-40. PREDICTION: UCF 31, Temple 30More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
UCF football vs. East Carolina: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Now, coming off a bye, the Knights have a chance to rebound and win their 19th straight home contest against East Carolina on Saturday night. ABOUT EAST CAROLINA (3-3, 0-2 AAC)Quarterback Holton Ahlers has thrown just six touchdowns on the season to five interceptions, though he had his best game of the year in the team's most recent contest against Temple. Wide receiver Gabriel Davis has been on the other end of eight scores, tied for eighth best in the nation. The Knights rank third in the nation in total offense despite being 120th of 130 teams in time of possession. PREDICTION: UCF 55, East Carolina 16More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
One person wounded in shooting at Miami-area shopping mall
(Reuters) - Gunfire at a shopping center near Miami on Saturday left one person wounded and SWAT teams searching the mall for suspects, but police said they encountered no active shooter at the scene, according to official reports on Twitter. Midday reports of gunshots at the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, a South Florida suburb about 45 miles (72 km) north of Miami, triggered a heavy police response as Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams swiftly moved into the shopping center. Within about an hour, the Boca Raton police department issued an update on Twitter saying, there is no active shooter at this time at Town Center Mall, but police added a short time later that one person with (a) gunshot wound had been taken to a nearby hospital. The wounded individuals condition was not immediately known, nor were the circumstances of the shooting. Police said SWAT teams were continuing to scour the mall and that anyone remaining in the shopping center should shelter in place until they were reached by officers for evacuation.feeds.reuters.com
Police investigate reports of shooting at Florida shopping mall
(Reuters) - Police SWAT teams in Boca Raton, Florida, moved in on a shopping mall on Saturday to investigate reports of a shooting there, police said. It was not immediately known whether gunshots had actually been fired at the mall. But local media reported that the mall was placed on a security lockdown. Police said on Twitter that shoppers and employees of the mall were being advised to shelter in place while police and Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams searched the premises. Boca Raton is a coastal South Florida suburb about 45 miles (72 km) north of Miami.feeds.reuters.com
UCF football vs. Cincinnati: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
"I think the most important thing is it was probably the complete game we've been looking for," Bearcats' coach Luke Fickell told reporters. It wasn't normal," UCF senior running back Adrian Killins Jr. told reporters of the 35-34 loss at Pittsburgh on Sept. 21. Cincinnati senior RB Michael Warren II leads the team with 262 yards rushing and needs 85 to become the 13th Bearcat to accumulate 2,000 on the ground. The Bearcats have been penalized the fifth-most yards nationally at 82.8 per game while the Knights are 18th at 71.2. PREDICTION: Central Florida 38, Cincinnati 28More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
UCF football vs. UConn: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Dillon Gabriel #11 of the UCF Knights hands the ball off to Greg McCrae #30 the first half against the Florida Atlantic Owls at FAU Stadium on September 07, 2019 in Boca Raton, Florida. LINE: UCF -43"It's been a long time since our players have felt that during the course of regular-season play," UCF coach Josh Heupel told reporters. "Because if we don't get to playing the kind of football that we want to play, it doesn't matter who we're playing." UConn senior TE Donovan Williams sat out the Indiana game with an undisclosed injury and is questionable. PREDICTION: Central Florida 59, Connecticut 13More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Michigan Defendant Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Defraud the IRS and Steal From an Organization Receiving Federal Funds
Jawetz and his co-conspirators used the stolen information to solicit automobile accident victims for medical and chiropractic services. Jawetz and his co-conspirators also underreported to the IRS gross receipts they received from Blue Horseshoe business operations and the total wages Blue Horseshoe paid to its employees. Jawetz faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine on each of the two conspiracy counts. Acting Deputy Assistant Attorney General Goldberg thanked special agents of IRS-Criminal Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, who conducted the investigation, and Tax Division Trial Attorneys Mark McDonald and William Guappone, who are prosecuting the case. Additional information about the Tax Divisions enforcement efforts can be found on the divisions website.justice.gov
Newborn Baby Left to Die in Dumpster Reunites With Dad: 'I'm Going to Name Her Sara'
A newborn baby who was left in a Boca Raton, Florida, dumpster has been reunited with her birth father. "God makes us strong, and were very happy, Martins told WPBF in Spanish Im going to name her Sara." The baby was later found after her cries drew the attention of two nearby maintenance workers, the Sun Sentinel reported. Sousa was ultimately identified as the mother thanks to a receipt she left in the trash bag among the garbage, according to the Palm Beach Post. How can a mother do this? Sousa allegedly told a neighbor as authorities searched the apartment complex where she lived and near where the baby was found.