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2020 Candidate Interview: David Anderson for Troy City Council

June 24th 2020

David Carl Anderson is running for the seat, which has a term lasting through Nov. 8, 2021. 

Fire on London Minimized Due to Troy Fire Dept Response

December 11th 2017

Fire on London Minimized Due to Troy Fire Dept Response (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2017) Troy, MI – A fire in a garage in the 2300 block of London in Troy was confined thanks to the quick response of the Troy Fire Department on Dec. 7.  Fire Chief Chuck Riesterer shared info on the […]

Elevator at Hotel Goes Off Track, Occupant Rescued

November 13th 2017

Elevator at Hotel Goes Off Track, Occupant Rescued Troy, MI – On Sunday at 2:44 pm Troy Fire Department was called to Hawthorne Suites at 2600 Livernois with a report of a woman trapped in an elevator. Here is the statement given by Assistant Fire Chief Chuck Riestterer: “The fire department received a report of […]

Troy Election Results 2017

November 7th 2017

Troy Election Results 2017 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2017) Troy, MI – Unofficial results are in for the Troy election held Nov. 7. Three candidates earned enough votes to make it onto City Council: Ellen Hodorek with 8,591 votes, David Hamilton with 7,797 votes and Edward Pennington with 6,677 votes. Those that did not […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Mark Gunn for Troy City Council

September 17th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Mark Gunn for Troy City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 17, 2017) Troy, MI – Mark Gunn is one of seven candidates running for three seats for the Troy City Council.  Also on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot are Kumar Giri, David Hamilton, Ellen Hodorek, Paul McCown, Edward Pennington and Sunil Silvaraman. […]

State Rep. Hopes to Name Part of I-75 After Martin Chivas, Fallen Troy Officer

February 11th 2017

State Rep. Hopes to Name Part of I-75 After Martin Chivas, Fallen Troy Officer (Michigan House Republicans, Feb. 11, 2017) Troy, MI – State Rep. Martin Howrylak, of Troy, introduced legislation this week in honor of Troy Police Officer Martin “Marty” Chivas, who died in the line of duty on April 22, 1974. If enacted, […]

Troy Chamber of Commerce Unveils New Logo and Website

May 24th 2016

Troy Chamber of Commerce Unveils New Logo and Website (Jessica Hruska, Troy Chamber of Commerce, May 24, 2016) Troy, MI -The Troy Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled a new brand identity, signified by the introduction of a new logo and website that represent its growth and transformation. The logo and website were created by Basso […]

Two Cats Saved & Damage Minimized in Multi-Unit House Fire in Troy

May 23rd 2016

Two Cats Saved & Damage Minimized in Multi-Unit House Fire in Troy (oc115, May 23, 2016) Troy, MI -. Two cats are safe and three apartments were spared damage in a multi-unit house on Brentwood thanks to the efficient work of The Troy Fire Department. According to Assistant Fire Chief Chuck Riesterer the fire was […]

Driver from Hazel Park Found Passed Out on Side of I-75 Exit Ramp

March 7th 2016

Driver from Hazel Park Found Passed Out on Side of I-75 Exit Ramp (Troy Police, March 7, 2016) Troy, MI – Drugs/Narcotics of Interest : Northbound Interstate 75 Exit Ramp to Crooks Road, 3/2/2016, 4:20 AM: Officers discovered a white 2001 Jeep Cherokee on the right shoulder of the road facing the wrong direction. As […]

Troy Community Coalition Selling Historic Tiles

February 19th 2016

Troy Community Coalition Selling Historic Tiles (compiled, Feb. 19, 2016) Troy, MI – The Troy Community Coalition for the Prevention of Drug and Alcohol abuse is selling tiles with some famous community locations on them. The tiles are issued annually, with the year on them, as part of the Coalition’s Celebrity Night Dinner. Tiles feature […]