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city (1990 pop. 89,286), Wayne co., SE Mich., on the River Rouge, adjoining Detroit; settled 1795, consolidated with the city of Fordson in 1928, inc. as a city 1929. Dearborn is the headquarters of the Ford Motor Company, and the city's economy is dominated by the automobile industry; manufacturing as well as research and development are important. Also residential, Dearborn now has a sizable Arab American population. Fairlane Town Center, one of the nation's largest shopping centers, is there. The city is home to the Henry Ford, which includes the Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village (a noted museum of American history and architecture, with the birthplace of Henry FordFord, Henry,
1863–1947, American industrialist, pioneer automobile manufacturer, b. Dearborn, Mich. The Inception of the Ford Motor Company

Ford showed mechanical aptitude at an early age and left (1879) his father's farm to work as an apprentice in a Detroit
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), and a business and history research center; and to the Arab American National Museum. Ford's estate, Fair Lane, is a national historic landmark and part of the Univ. of Michigan's Dearborn campus.
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The development will retain a piece of Dearborn history, featuring the restored faade of the 120-year-old former Wagner Hotel with its iconic turret.
Mental illness coursed through the Hemingway family like one of the rivers Ernest wrote about with such beautiful economy, its incessant, implacable force pausing only in small eddies, where illness cursed individuals," Dearborn writes with lyrical insight.
Brezek adds, "I would also like to thank KRG Capital for all their support over the last six years in helping Fort Dearborn evolve and grow to where we are today.
As the results rolled in, television pundits like Lawrence O'Donnell and Chuck Todd marveled on MSNBC that Sanders was doing so well in Dearborn "despite" the large Arab-American population there.
In October 2015, Hubbard's statue was taken down by the city and relocated to the Dearborn Historical Museum.
A few years ago, reports started circulating that Dearborn had declared Sharia law to be the law of the land in the city, which is surrounded by Detroit.
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Dearborn Partners said in three years it has exceeded USD1 billion in assets using its rising dividend strategy.
Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), a United States-based automaker, is adding 1,550 new jobs to its Kansas City Assembly, Dearborn Stamping, Dearborn Diversified and Sterling Axle facilities in the first quarter of 2015.
For those of us who've worked with Dearborn Michigan's Arab American community during the past three decades, victories in this past week's municipal elections were more than just big news.
A priority for residents and businesses alike is maintaining the village's historic core, centered on West Dearborn Street, with a mission to become the greenest Main Street in Florida.
Summary: The Mayor of the city of Dearborn Michigan, Jack B O'Reilly, has invited Lebanese singer Assi Hilani to the Mayor's office and presented him with the 'Key to the city of Dearborn"