Archive for June, 2010

Lewand arrested for drunk driving, apologizes. He may face sanctions from the NFL commissioner.

Tom Lewand, Detroit Lions president, accused of drunk driving, apologizes.

Looks like Lil Wayne may have gotten out from under any further jail time. But if he does get the 36 months probation, that is a long time to keep the house clean.

Lil Wayne pleads to charges in Arizona.

These numbers do not look good for the home team. It just keeps getting worse and worse.

Emergency department visits for nonmedical use of prescription opioids increases 111 percent.

Voters in Detroit likely to vote in November on legal possession of small amounts of pot.

Marijuana possession legal in Detroit, yes or no?.

With baby boomers from the 60’s and early 70’s, we are seeing a dramatic rise in drug abuse treatment admissions for the age bracket of 50 and over.

Study reveals dramatic rise in substance abuse treatment admission for older adults.

A blind pig known as the Chevy Boys was raided by Wayne County sheriffs in Detroit in the early morning hours of June 13, 2010.

The location, at 18919 Schoolcraft Road was stormed by about 24 officers.

Chevy Boys blind pig raided in Detroit.

Oregon Ducks quarterback Masoli better get his act together because he is throwing his life away with his current behavior.

Jeremiah Masoli punted off Oregon Ducks team.

One to go. On June 24th, 2010, Smothers will receiver 50 to 100 years on prison, plus 2 for the gun. Read more on Examiner.

Hit man Smothers pleads guilty in Detroit to 8 murders.

Young people may be wired for risk-taking, and by the numbers released in a report by SAMHSA, this just might be true.

American adolescents and teens wired for risk-taking.

Voters in Detroit will probably get their say come November when they likely will vote on legalizing the possession of small amounts of marijuana. Please go to full article on my Examiner page.

Marijuana possession in Detroit may become legal.