October 21, 2014

Dearborn Students Will Unveil POP Sculptures on April 21

DEARBORN, Mich. – Fifteen high school students from across Dearborn will be recognized on Saturday, April 21, at 11 a.m., during the unveiling and dedication ceremony for one of two sculptures they designed during two years of collaboration on Dearborn’s first ever POP Design Team. The ceremony will be held at City Hall Park, 13615 Michigan Ave. A “Meet the Design Team” reception in City Hall Annex will follow the dedication ceremony. The public is welcome to attend by making a reservation at 313.943.5478 by noon on April 19. The POP Project, an acronym for Pockets of Perception – We Are … [Read more...]

2011 Mayor’s Arts Awards Ceremony – Feb. 8, 2012

DEARBORN, Michigan - The Dearborn Community Arts Council is pleased to announce the 24th Mayor’s Arts Awards honorees representing the 2011 calendar year. These esteemed individuals and organizations have been selected for their outstanding achievements in the Dearborn community. Honorees for the 2011 Mayor’s Arts Awards are: Frank Padzieski - The Mayor's Award (in memoriam - Frank died at 103 recently) Isabelle Renaud - Artist/Performer Award Kurt Doelle - Arts Educator Award Leslie Greeneisen - DCAC Bravo Award Cynthia Frabutt - Volunteer Award University of Michigan … [Read more...]

Golf Outing Exceeds Foundation’s Goals

Congratulations to the DHS golf team - Evan Bowser, Alex Haam, Matt Januszkowski, and John Marcon - as they take home the trophies. Mr. Inch (far left) and Mr. Fawaz (far right)

DEARBORN, Mich. – Supporters of the Dearborn Education Foundation held a successful golf outing on Sunday, Oct. 4, to raise funds FORE Classroom Technology and Equipment. The Education Foundation is a licensed 501c3 non-profit organization that helps enhance the education that students receive from Dearborn Public Schools through grants to fund technology, equipment and innovative programs not funded by the school district’s budget. Since its inception the organization has funded more than $1,200,000 in grants. All funds raised by the Foundation go to fund teacher grants that are … [Read more...]

If You See Something, Say Something

Janet Napolitano - official portrait

Dearborn, Mi. – Dearborn Police Chief Ronald Haddad and the Dearborn Police Department continue to contribute to the development of community-based policing initiatives promoted by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano.  Secretary Napolitano has recently announced a series of initiatives to support state and local law enforcement and community groups across the country in identifying and mitigating crimes and threats to their communities.  Meanwhile, the CATO Institute held a special forum regarding citizen journalism and video recording of police activities to help keep … [Read more...]