Report: UM Hospitals Ranked Best in Michigan
University of Michigan’s adult hospitals ranked sixth in the nation on the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospital’s Honor Roll for 2017-18, it was announced Tuesday.
University of Michigan also ranked No. 1 among Michigan hospitals, followed by Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak and Spectrum Health Butterworth and Blodgett campuses, Grand Rapids.Read More
Food Pantries Benefit from Metro Airport Donations
A chicken Caesar salad from Papa Joe’s Gourmet Market and a Starbucks blueberry Greek yogurt parfait are treats travelers can select at concession areas inside Detroit Metropolitan Airport.
Detroit Metro is one of several airports — including San Francisco International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, Denver International Airport and Portland International Airport — committed to reducing the amount of waste sent to landfills while supporting their communities. Detroit Metropolitan Airport has donated nearly 25,000 pounds of food since the program began in July 2016. It collects about 485 pounds a week on average to donate to the Fish and Loaves Community Food Pantry in Taylor.Read More
Little Miss Flint Raises Funds To Give 1,000 Backpacks to Flint Students
Every student needs a backpack and school supplies, and Amariyanna “Mari” Copeny takes that ideal very seriously.
Mari, also known as “Little Miss Flint”, raised more than $10,000 online in two weeks to gather and distribute more than 1,000 backpacks to Flint students.Read More