Macomb


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Macomb,

city (1990 pop. 19,952), seat of McDonough co., W Ill.; inc. as a city 1856. A trade and manufacturing center in a rich farm, clay, and coal region, the city is known for its artistic clay products. Among its other manufactures are insulated containers and roller bearings. Western Illinois Univ. is there.
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Sunrise Energy Ventures, a Minnesota-based solar development company, has received approval from the City of Macomb, Illinois, to sell it a seventeen-acre parcel of land so that the firm can develop a solar farm.
A tragic story about a napping morgue employee in Macomb County, Michigan, who was cremated by accident after a co-worker mistook him for a car crash victim was making the rounds on social media Wednesday evening.
Judge Richard Caretti of the Macomb County Circuit Court took the plea.
William Macomb was the largest slaveholder in Detroit in the late 1700s.
Three early-stage companies from Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties will receive USD 75,000 in funding from the Innovation Fund Macomb Community College, Powered by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Eleven students from Macomb Community College and ten from the University of California, Berkley linked together via videoconference for a lively and eye-opening discussion.
But after 17 days behind bars in Macomb County, Michigan, for not paying his parking fines, the 32-year-old succumbed to a toxic combination of drug withdrawal and institutional neglect.
All proceeds will benefit and support programs provided by seven non-profits in Macomb County.
Miller represents Michigan's 10th congressional district, of which Macomb is part.
The Macomb County executive has a role in "Urban Myths,'' an independent film being produced by a former Macomb Township resident and made in Michigan.
One of the most interesting literary curiosities from Michigan's territorial era is a play written by War of 1812 hero and native son Alexander Macomb.
Sterling Heights, Michigan based Rizzo Environmental Services is making a play to compete in the Macomb County landfill market with Waste Management of Michigan, by amending the county's Solid Waste Management Plan.