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2014-05-28 00:20:57

DETROIT, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Democratic congressman Gary Peters leads Republican candidate Terri Lynn Land by slight margin of 4.3% according to a WDIV-Local 4/The Detroit News exclusive statewide opinion poll released today. Gary Peters 39.6% Terri Lynn Land 35.3% Don't Know/Refused 23.2% "One month ago, the U.S. Senate race was dead even -- among men and women. Today while men...

2012-09-06 23:01:12

Following an article published for The Detroit News discussing how strength training can transform bodies, fitness expert Lorna Kleidman offers her strength training advice. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 05, 2012 On September 5th, Lorna Kleidman, creator of kettlebell exercise program KettleX, responds to an article published for The Detroit News regarding the various benefits of strength training. According to the article, women risk the possibility of lowering their resting metabolism by...

2011-07-06 13:47:00

DETROIT, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Media Partnership today announced that on Tuesday, July 12, it will launch DealChicken.com, a unique daily deals site promoted in The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press. This is part of a larger rollout by Gannett Co., Inc., (NYSE: GCI), Detroit Free Press' parent company, to more than 50 markets across the U.S. by the end of 2011. More than just another daily deals site, DealChicken merchants benefit from both newspapers' long-established...

2011-06-07 10:17:00

MCLEAN, Va., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett (NYSE: GCI) announced today Joyce Jenereaux was named president of Detroit Media Partnership, the top executive position. Detroit Media Partnership manages all business functions for The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press. She most recently served as executive vice president of Detroit Media Partnership and succeeds Susie Ellwood, who recently was named executive vice president and general manager at USA TODAY. "Joyce is an exceptional...

2011-06-02 09:50:00

DETROIT, Mich., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Media Partnership announced today that Patricia Kelly, a senior vice president of the company, is assuming additional responsibilities for customer service, consumer marketing and growing the audience of the company's expanding portfolio of printed and electronic products. Kelly, 44, will continue to be responsible for the company's digital product development and client solutions operations. Her new responsibilities had previously...

2011-04-29 14:10:00

DETROIT, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Media Partnership announced today the winners of its ideas contest where readers and employees submitted their thoughts on how to best help The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press better serve the community and grow their audiences. The winners and their ideas were: EMPLOYEE WINNER - Gail Wiener, Multimedia Account Executive. Her idea is to build multi-platform student newspapers for community colleges that lack newspapers or information...

2011-04-18 13:31:00

DETROIT, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The top five public and top five employee submissions have been identified in Detroit Media Partnership's search for the best two ideas -- to help the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News better serve the community and grow their audiences, and much more. To get there, it took just two months filled with more than 450 ideas submitted by more than 450 public and staff registrants, more than 90,000 page views, two weeks of public voting, and...

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