Ring in 2023 all day at free Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum New Year’s Eve party
SAGINAW, MI — The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum invites kids and their families to a free daytime New Year’s Eve party Saturday, Dec. 31. The party takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the museum, 315 W. Genesee Ave. in Saginaw, with a New Year’s countdown every hour on the hour, themed crafts, a DJ, a balloon artist and more festive fun as the clock counts down. Museum admission for this special event is free. For more information, find the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum’s New Year’s Eve Countdown Blast event page on Facebook. Read more from MLive:Brew Ha-Ha!mlive.com
Police seize guns from teens who attended massive rural Michigan party promoted on TikTok
WELLS TWP, MI — A party advertised on TikTok that drew as many as 1,000 people to rural Tuscola County has resulted in police seizing three handguns from three teen attendees. The party, dubbed “Project X 2.0,” took place Friday, Aug. 5, on property in the 200 block of Mona Road in Wells Township. TikTok account august5thbash features videos promoting the event, with the most popular having 1.8 million views as of 1:25 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8. Curtis seized the guns, which had been legally purchased though the teens did not have the proper permits to be carrying them, McComb said. The party drew between 400 and 1,000 people, some who came from out of state, McComb said.mlive.com
Michigan GOP coalesces around Tudor Dixon — minus one notable holdout
A little more than 12 hours after Tudor Dixon declared victory in the Republican gubernatorial primary Tuesday, a who’s who of the Michigan Republican party gathered in Lansing for a “unity luncheon.”It was a pointed gesture. Coming off a fractious gubernatorial primary, the party is looking to present a single front going into its state convention in late August. Dixon was there, long with the presumptive nominees for attorney general and secretary of state, Matt DePerno and Kristina Karamo. “I mean, we are the Republican party. We’re all in one lane all the time, and that’s fighting Democrats.”Read More:Tudor Dixon walks the tightrope in gubernatorial bidFormer president Donald Trump endorses Tudor Dixon for governorFor Tudor Dixon, the path to victory for Michigan governor could rest on public opinion and big spendingTudor Dixon wins Michigan’s Republican gubernatorial primary, AP projectsmlive.com
Learn how to create a festive 4th of July for your at home party
4th of July is right around the corner and we are getting everyone ready to celebrate the red, white, and blue with some style and flare you can create at home. Today on “Live In The D”, host Tati Amare was joined by Kerry Doman, the founder of Little Guide Detroit, to share her ideas of how to set the scene for a fun and festive day for the family.
Intoxicated driver fleeing police kills man in wheelchair, strikes parked vehicles
DETROIT – An intoxicated driver leaving a prom send-off party is accused of a hit-and-run that resulted in the death of a 48-year-old Detroit man in a wheelchair on Thursday, June 2, WDIV Local 4 reports. Wilson allegedly refused to hand over her car keys when other people at the party noticed she was intoxicated, the TV station reports. Police were notified of an intoxicated driver after she allegedly struck and injured two people. As the suspect fled from police, she allegedly hit several parked vehicles and then struck and killed the 48-year-old man at the intersection of Artesian Street and Dayton Avenue in Detroit, the report said. Wilson is charged with operating while intoxicated causing death; reckless driving causing death; fail to stop at accident when at fault, causing death; and resisting and obstructing, police said.mlive.com
Mark your calendars: Party on McCarty’s 2022 lineup opens with ‘80s Night, closes with classic rock
SAGINAW TOWNSHIP, MI — Fans of outdoors concerts can add the 2022 season of Party on McCarty to their calendars. Organizers of the bi-weekly concert series in Saginaw Township announced six gatherings from June to August at the event’s traditional outdoors venue, the Saginaw Township Soccer Association complex on McCarty, east of Mackinaw. An ‘80s music-themed concert kicks off the 2022 lineup at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 9. Admission to each Party on McCarty concert costs $2 for attendees 13 and older. For more information on the concert series, visit the Facebook page for Party on McCarty.mlive.com
1 killed, 8 wounded in shooting at Southern California party
One person was killed and eight people were wounded following an overnight shooting at a large party in Southern California, police said Saturday. Officers from the San Bernardino police dispatched late Friday found the one person who was killed outside the party, which was at a business in a strip mall in the city east of Los Angeles, Sgt. Equino Thomas said.news.yahoo.com
Detroit Zoo, Belle Isle Nature Center to launch Party for the Planet series
Things are looking green this spring at the Detroit Zoological Society. Across the globe, organizations and individuals recognize April as Earth Month and the DZS is taking part by kicking off its Party for the Planet series. From April to June, the DZS will host four celebrations to honor the earth, promote sustainable living andgrossepointenews.com
Muskegon dispensary hosting city’s first outdoor marijuana ‘Halloweed’ party
MUSKEGON, MI – The first outdoor marijuana event will take place in Muskegon two years after city leaders first approved cannabis consumption events. New Standard Park Place is hosting the Halloweed party on Saturday, Oct. 30. The Halloweed party is the fifth temporary marijuana event allowed under state law and the first in West Michigan. An individual or business with a $6,000 marijuana event organizer license from the Marijuana Regulatory Agency then needs to apply for an event permit 90 days in advance. Powers said the Halloweed party is a “low-key event” to introduce the concept of consumption events in Muskegon.mlive.com
Tokyo residents react after Fumio Kishida picked as next PM
Tokyo residents react after Japan's ruling party elected former foreign minister Fumio Kishida its new leader, setting him on course to become the next prime minister of the world's third-largest economy. Kishida, 64, will be confirmed as the new premier in a vote in parliament on October 4 and will then lead the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) into general elections that must happen by November. The 64-year-old won the ruling party's leadership vote, beating popular vaccine chief Taro Kono to finally clinch a job he has long targeted.news.yahoo.com
Social Democrats beat Merkel's bloc in German elections
CBS news foreign correspondent Chris Liversay reports the race to succeed Angela Merkel and her legacy as Germany's leader for 16 years. Then, Lilla Balint, an assistant professor of German in the Department of German at University of California, Berkeley joins Tanya Rivero on CBSN to discuss how a new government could shake up politics in Germany and across Europe.news.yahoo.com
WH says GOP Fla. Gov. DeSantis doesn't want to participate in effort to 'kneecap' the virus
White House press secretary Jen Psaki mentioned the hundreds of ventilators the U.S. Department of Health and Human services is sending to Florida and said the White House is not at war with Gov. Ron DeSantis, but rather at war with the coronavirus.news.yahoo.com
Girls, 12, 13, 14 and 15 among 6 shot in South Austin mass shooting; 8-year-old boy shot in separate attack overnight in Chicago
Six people, including several teenage girls, were wounded in a mass shooting in South Austin late Saturday. Less than two hours later, an 8-year-old boy was shot, police said.chicagotribune.com
Dress like your headed to the party of the century like this legendary Boss Lady
This Boss Lady was revered for her impact in the world of media. ‘Live In The D’ host Tati Amare chatted with Local 4 Style Editor Jon Jordan about the legendary chief, Katharine Graham and her style influence. This was known as the party of the century and Jon Jordan says this was a moment in fashion history. Jon Jordan recommends simple ways to incorporate the color-blocking style into your wardrobe. If you don’t have any spectators, Jon recommends heading to the craft store to paint your own.
Troy man pulls out shotgun during argument with neighbor over loud party, police say
TROY, Mich. A drunken Troy man pulled out and racked a shotgun after he was told to go back inside and mind his own business during an argument with a 20-year-old about a loud party, police said. Troy officers were called around 9:40 p.m. Friday to the area of 6800 Dublin Fair Road for reports of a loud party. While officers investigated the situation, they heard a loud argument between a 20-year-old Bloomfield Hills man at the party and Christopher Hoggarth, according to authorities. The 20-year-old man was yelling at Hoggarth to go back in his house and to mind his own business, authorities said. When officers ordered him to drop the gun, he ignored them and slowly retreated into his house, according to authorities.
Party-goers trash skating park in southwest Detroit
DETROIT Skateboarders are not fine with party-goers trashing a local park after a long weekend. The whole field basically filled with trash, said local skater Paolo Delapena. There were alcohol bottles and food boxes all over the skating park. Casem pointed out its not from the community that uses the park, but instead outsiders who have found a new hang out spot. While skaters are fine with sharing the park, they want visitors to do their part in keeping it clean.
Report exposes cop shoots another during party at Knights of Columbus in Livonia
The call was made to report gunfire at the Knights of Columbus in Livonia. According to the police report, Lempea slapped John Widmer on the forehead. Widmer said “take it easy," and, according to the report, Lempea removed a pistol from his waistband and pointed it between Widmer’s eyes, within inches of his face. Jack Lempea (WDIV)According to the report, the men started to fight and another retired cop -- Michael Meister -- tried to get Lempea’s gun from him. Lempea: “Listen, listen.