Local first responders join Rep. Tedder at Sept. 11 Service

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jim Tedder, of Clarkston, hosted Waterford Police Sgt. Mike Harris and Patrol Officer Scott Ritter as his guests for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The service remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line of duty in the…

Rep. Reilly joined by first responders at Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. John Reilly, of Oakland, today was joined by area first responders Lake Orion Police Chief Jerry Narsh and retired Reserve Commander David F. Mirku as his guests for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan…

Rep. McCready invites local first responders to Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Mike McCready, of Bloomfield Hills, today was joined by Bloomfield Township Fire Chief Mike Morin and Bloomfield Township Police Lt. Kurt Dudek, who were his guests for the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from…

Local first responders join Rep. Graves for annual Sept. 11 service

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Joseph Graves, of Argentine Township, today was joined by Linden Fire Chief Brian Will and Fenton Police Chief Jason Slater as his guests for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the…

House speaker gives oath to national convention delegate

State Rep. Jim Runestad joins House Speaker Tom Leonard on the House floor for the swearing in of Milford resident Thomas Llewellyn as delegate to the Balanced Budget Amendment (BBA) Planning Convention of States. The event, comprised of delegates selected by each state legislature, will be held in Phoenix later this month.

Rep. Canfield tours state psychiatric facilities with mental health task force

State Rep. Edward J. Canfield, D.O. of Sebewaing, fourth from right, joined his colleagues from the House’s mental health task force Thursday for tours of two state psychiatric facilities. Canfield said it was beneficial to learn more about the Hawthorne Center in Northville, which provides intensive inpatient psychiatric services to children and adolescents, and the…

Rep. Whiteford tours state psychiatric facilities with mental health task force

State Rep. Mary Whiteford, left, joined her colleagues from the House’s mental health task force Thursday for tours of two state psychiatric facilities. Whiteford said it was beneficial to learn more about the Hawthorne Center in Northville, which provides intensive inpatient psychiatric services to children and adolescents, and the Center for Forensic Psychiatry in Saline,…

Rep. Allor tours state psychiatric facilities with mental health task force

State Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine, third from right, joined the House’s mental health task force Thursday for tours of two state psychiatric facilities. Allor, a former nurse, said it was beneficial to learn more about the Hawthorne Center in Northville, which provides intensive inpatient psychiatric services to children and adolescents, and the Center for…

Rep. Kesto tours state psychiatric facilities with mental health task force

State Rep. Klint Kesto of Commerce Township, fifth from left, joined his colleagues from the House’s mental health task force Thursday for tours of two state psychiatric facilities. Kesto, co-chair of the task force, said it was beneficial to learn more about the Hawthorne Center in Northville, which provides intensive inpatient psychiatric services to children…

Rep. Vaupel tours state psychiatric facilities with mental health task force

State Rep. Hank Vaupel of Fowlerville, fifth from right, joined his colleagues from the House’s mental health task force Thursday for tours of two state psychiatric facilities. Vaupel, co-chair of the task force, said it was beneficial to learn more about the Hawthorne Center in Northville, which provides intensive inpatient psychiatric services to children and…