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2014-01-09 16:21:54

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) has named Faye Alexander Nelson to the position of president of the DTE Energy Foundation and vice president public affairs, effective Feb. 17. Nelson currently serves as president and CEO of the non-profit Detroit Riverfront Conservancy. In this newly created role, she will lead the DTE Energy Foundation, DTE Energy and its employees in partnerships in areas that include education, energy, the environment and broad-based...

2014-01-09 16:20:33

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the rapidly growing use of wireless technology, smart phones and the Internet, today's youth are more connected and tech-savvy than ever. As automobiles become more connected too, it's only natural that the industry focuses on bringing the two together. The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) does that by focusing on the various automotive-related technologies for students at all levels at its annual Education Day, Jan. 22, 2014, at...

2014-01-08 12:27:19

Tiger pitching coach, Jeff Jones, will sign autographs from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Poeszat, proprietor, of Top Prospects Sports Training Center of Farmington Hills is proud to announce the facility's grand opening Sunday, January 19, 2014, from 10:00 am - 7:00 pm. To help celebrate the grand opening, Top Prospects welcomes Detroit Tigers Pitching Coach, Jeff Jones, who will help throw out the ceremonial first pitch and sign...

2013-12-24 23:02:52

The Oakwood Southshore Medical Center has earned the Guardians of Excellence Award. Trenton, MI (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 A focus on the patient experience has paid off at the Oakwood Southshore Medical Center. The Ambulatory Surgery and Surgery Center at the Trenton hospital were honored with the Guardian of Excellence Award from Press Ganey; the prestigious award honors hospitals and health care organizations that have achieved the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction, employee...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.