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Novi Middle School student prepares for national spelling bee

Novi's Ajishin restaurant stays true to the East

Novi football team to hold special camp for kids

American Girl store returning to Twelve Oaks Mall

One dead, two injured following police chase on west-bound I-96 MORE

Wixom PD seeks public's help in locating hit and run suspect

Wood Floor Refinishing Novi announces floor refinishing, other services

Federal judge, a Novi resident, pleads in sexual assault case

Novi High School grad reveals his secret life of the past three years: He's Sparty!

Harry Potter-themed escape room coming to Novi

21 Wildcats sign to play collegiately

CC Quiz Bowl team heading to nationals

Novi HS students heading to Destination Imagination finals in Knoxville

Novi phone repair shop owner discovers way to make neat keepsakes

Motor City Comic Con is a gathering of the pop culture fan faithfuls

Novi one of few local cities not charging a 1% surcharge on property taxes

Novi resident at center of suit with big-name lawyers  MORE   UPDATE

5/19  Novi High School senior receives Western Michigan's Medallion Scholarship

5/19  Novi High School sophomore a finalist in Library of Congress contest

5/19  New rotating pop-up shop to open at Twelve Oaks Mall

5/18  Novi man charged with abandoning tons of hazardous waste in NC

5/18  Novi one of few local cities not charging a 1% surcharge on property taxes

5/18  One dead in Lyon Twp. fire

5/18  Novi woman hospitalized in ATV vs. motorcycle crash in Oscoda

5/17  Motor City Comic Con is a gathering of the pop culture fan faithfuls

Novi home destroyed in early morning fire; Lightening strike suspected; family escapes safely

Novi Police report a pharmacy robbery on Sunday night

Novi resident at center of lawsuit with big-name lawyers  MORE   UPDATE

Trailer left with flat tire on I-96 in Novi gets stolen

Novi HS student journalists fare well at press awards

Healthy travel: HFHS in Novi offers a travel clinic at their Novi location

Autoneum opens new North America HQ in Novi

Novi's Spring Polooza is  this Friday; Activities planned for Memorial Day

Novi band director is named the Band Teacher of the Year

Resident starts a petition to enforce anti-nepotism policy at Novi Schools

Novi Youth Assistance honors middle, high school students

Milford man charged in death of 6 month-old daughter

5/5  Novi's veteran band director is Band Teacher of the Year

5/5  Library dogs help kids become better readers; Novi has three (see Slide #2)

5/5  Private Novi school wins national innovation award, and secures $20,000 grant

5/4  88 year-old Northville man collides with train in Lyon Township

5/4  Novi Fox Run resident “Hoppy” Hanson honored for humanitarian, military service

5/3  Ladies: Prepare to be pampered at the International Woman's Show

5/3  Drugs don't discriminate; every sector of society affected; Novi PD, DEA host gathering at Novi Middle School

5/2  Lyon Township Library millage passes 69-31%

5/2  Novi man ends up on Late Show w/ James Corden (adult language)

5/2  Novi High School students are national DECA champs

5/1  Road rage leads to arrest of 61 year-old Novi woman

4/28  Novi woman charged with stealing from bus program for seniors, poor

4/28  Forecast: Strong job growth could cause a skilled labor shortage in Oakland County

4/28  Vegan Klingon Michael Dorn (Worf) to attend Vegan Fest on Sunday

4/27  NHS presents Fiddler on the Roof: WXYZ interview; Fri & Sat

4/27  Motor City Nightmares promises a bloody good time

4/26  Novi Police arrest dad for suspicion of drunk driving with kids in car

4/26  Hero dog helps save woman's life at Novi assisted-living home

4/26  Novi hotel evacuated after carbon monoxide leak  MORE

4/26  Three incumbents, four others file for three city council seats; Two to challenge Mayor Gatt in November

4/25  Novi celebrates a quarter-century as Tree City USA

4/25  Novi Police assist in arresting man wanted for robbery of Farmington Hills senior citizen

4/25  Northville drunk driving case heard by Michigan Supreme Court

4/25  Alex Ofili named the new Village Oaks Elementary School principal

4/25  Milford man killed, fiancÚ critically injured in crash

4/25  Sam Olsen announces candidacy for Novi City Council

4/25  Northville drunk driving case heard by Michigan Supreme Court

4/24  Three local students win National Merit Scholarships

4/21  Bebe to close Twelve Oaks Mall store

4/20  Novi finance director collects six-figure pay from multiple cities simultaneously If one person can do three, are cities overpaying, asks Michigan Capital Confidential; City of River Rouge reports Johnson is paid $150,000 / year to work there too More from DeadlineDetroit

4/19  Novi Meadows Elementary honored for teaching tolerance

4/19  Novi Schools superintendent reports of Middle School assault, ongoing dispute

4/18  Novi's Robert Chubb, a real estate agent, pens first book

4/18  Pieces of historic Milford Train Depot to be salvaged, the building demolished in June

4/18  Novi senior wages war on trash

4/17  Novi Police report string of nine home invasions recently

4/13  Novi sisters diverge with diverse styles

4/13  When your child isn't safe at school Novi case heading to trial, reports the Detroit News

4/13  Novi Civic Center hosts year-round art exhibit featuring local artists

4/12  Northville resident, a medical doctor, charged by feds with child genital mutilation  MORE

4/12  Retired Novi Judge Brian Mackenzie explains how United's failed culture caused incident, why Delta doesn't experience such issues

4/12  Novi man found competent to stand trial in wife's murder

4/12  Northville Schools could seek bond issue to upgrade buildings

4/12  Regretful Novi shoplifter turns herself in after stealing gifts

4/12  Cosmo: Here's what happened when an unsuspecting mom took her dog to 'furry' convention in Novi

4/11  Novi vet (finally) receives World War II Victory Medal, Medal of Occupation; Congressman Trott’s office helped locate lost military records for Novi's first mailman

4/11  Novi-based Henry Ford Health doc writes of rare sleep disorders

4/11  Cosmo: Here's what happened when an unsuspecting mom took her dog to 'furry' convention in Novi

4/11  Novi-based Henry Ford Health doc writes of rare sleep disorders

4/6  Novi Chamber honors top businesses at Toast of the Town gala

4/5  Novi's Mike Jocz named to National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society

4/4  Motor City Comic Con announces star-studded lineup

4/3  Mayor Bob Gatt earns multiple endorsements for reelection

4/3  Chinese firm A123 Systems opening new $40m U.S. HQ in Novi

4/3  Northville teen recovering after being hit by car on I-96   MORE

4/1  Novi is rated the best coffee - in Melbourne, Australia

3/31  Novi Library partnership brings books and tech to Fox Run

3/31  State Rep. Kathy Crawford supports better educational choice for students

3/30  Northville teen, a CC freshman, dedicates life to helping homeless

3/29  Proposed '17-'18 budget: Novi Rd. / Grand River Ave. connector planned

3/29  Federal judge, a Novi resident, accused of groping coworker

3/28  Tire falls off car, crosses I-96 median and sails through truck windshield

3/28  Kathryn Donovan is Novi School's Support Person of the Year

3/28  Summary of Monday's Novi City Council meeting

3/27  Novi Educational Foundation names Jodie Sikaitis Novi Teacher of the Year  MORE  MORE

3/27  State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi  introduces bill to curb opioid abuse

3/27  Medical pot laws: Lansing feeding frenzy; Sen. Mike Kowall's wife in the spotlight over conflict of interest in accepting, then returning, shares in a medical marijuana company

3/27  Novi Home & Garden Show this weekend at Showplace

3/26  Novi Middle School student wins spelling bee

3/25  Dustin Diamond (TV's Screech) does comedy at Big Tommy's

3/25  Novi Boat Show reports another increase in attendance

3/23  California-based logistics company brining 92 jobs to Novi after receiving large grant, tax break

3/23  Gov orders flags lowered to honor Novi HS grad Andrew Becker

3/23  Novi home values have risen significantly more than the state average recently

3/22  Is time running out for the Sears store at Twelve Oaks Mall?

3/22  Trespassers from Novi cited at old Northville Psychiatric Hospital

3/21  Novi HS students receive national recognition for artwork

3/20  Hugh Crawford announces bid for State Senate seat

3/19  Rep. Dave Trott hosts town hall meeting in Novi Hundreds left outside; Novi PD kept busy by loud, rowdy crowd MORE FROM CBS NEWS  MORE FROM FOX NEWS

3/17  NCSD faces multi-million dollar jury trial in special ed case

3/17  Man tries to torch postal truck in Milford, blames Trump

3/17  Country Inn & Suites on Haggerty Rd. opens after $2mil renovation

3/17  Only three without power on Friday morning in Novi

3/17  Novi High School cleans up at state DECA competition

3/17  Novi High School students shine at forensics event

3/16  Walled Lake's Christopher Delgado a finalist for superintendent position in Royal Oak

3/16  Former Novi resident killed in USAF plane crash in New Mexico  MORE

3/16  38 on one Novi street still without power Thursday morning

3/15  NCSD faces multi-million dollar jury trial in special ed case

3/15  Stars & Stripes Festival moving to Novi from Macomb County

3/14  Summary of Monday's Novi City Council meeting

3/14  Wixom FD saves Novi man after pickup truck slides off road and sinks into frozen pond

3/13  Mayor upbeat about 'dynamic, vibrant' Novi in annual State of the City speech

3/9  Brush fire burns 30 acres of land near Tollgate Farms in Novi

3/7  Cindy Gronachan announces bid for Novi City Council seat

3/5  Train enthusiasts all aboard at Novi's Showplace

3/4  Novi man drives his "Trumpmobile" to Lansing for rally

3/4  Pro-Trump rally held on Novi / Northville border Saturday afternoon

3/3  Barricaded gunman surrenders to Novi PD following stand-off

3/3  26 million to 1 odds: Novi's woman's hole-in-one matched by opponent's hole-in-one - on the same hole

3/3  Novi's city manager writes in favor of local business criticized by some

3/3  Great Train Show rolls into Novi's Showplace this weekend

3/2  Barricaded gunman surrenders to Novi PD following stand-off

3/2  Novi Police catch boys responsible for 14 cases of vandalism

3/1  Petland owner, corporate official defend store at Novi City Council meeting

3/1  Work on new roundabout at 10 Mile and Napier Roads stalled by MDEQ

2/28  Novi PD seeks prestigious CALEA National Accreditation

2/28  Complaints against Novi Petland pile up

2/27  Milford firefighter, Fox 2 anchor Ron Savage dies suddenly while training  MORE

2/27  Novi FD does well in stairs challenge for American Lung Association

2/25  Woman struck, killed at intersection of Haggerty Rd. and 12 Mile Rd. overnight

2/24  Pro-Trump rally slated for Novi in March

2/23  2004 Novi drug bust (finally) leads to arrest of 'Bad Girl' fugitive

2/22  No injuries after hit-and-run driver clips Northville school bus in Novi

2/22  Reward jumps to $12,500 in case of murdered Novi nurse  MORE

2/21  Kim's Garden restaurant closes after owner pleads guilty to harboring illegals killed in horrific fire

2/20  Woman says Novi Petland sold her a fake "teddy bear" puppy

2/19  Novi Community Schools names three Teachers of the Year

2/18  Meth lab in condo raided by Walled Lake Police Dept.

2/17  U-Haul hiring 60 for Novi assembly plant

2/16  DEQ to allow Northville Twp. landfill to flare gas

2/16  Novi church offers low-income homeowners help with repairs

2/15  Sexual abuse case against Novi Schools, administration, staff drags on

2/15  Novi HS French teacher wins Excellence in Education Award from the Michigan Lottery

2/15  Crowds at last weekend's Camper & RV Show in Novi set new record

2/15  Novi resident voices concern over Novi School superintendent's evaluation

2/14  Novi kid creates fake Twitter account, and it makes Fox news

2/14  Novi man arrested for credit card fraud

2/14  Novi teen survives barbell falling onto her neck (INTERNATIONAL NEWS)

2/13  Novi Schools names three Teachers of the Year

2/13  Awards & accomplishments: City of Novi continues to earn accolades under Mayor Bob Gatt's leadership

2/13  Wixom residents are charged in Milford purse snatching caper

2/10  Novi man killed crossing street in Pontiac

2/8  Summary of Monday's council meeting Citizens complain about rigged bidding, puppy mills, firing of gays (?) and more; routine vehicle purchase on hold as council investigates

2/8  Novi Schools save over a million by refinancing bonds

2/7  French firm Fives Cinetic's opens facility in Novi

2/6  Narcan used to revive a 24 year-old Lyon Twp. woman from drug OD

2/2  Novi restaurateurs plead guilty of harboring illegal immigrants who were killed in tragic fire basement.
Owner's of Kim's Garden restaurant had employed three teens, two young men illegally; said to have forced them to work six days a week and paid in cash

2/2  Novi woman charged with forging DDOT license documents, accepting bribes; 85 bus drivers involved

2/2  Camper & RV Show coming to the Show-place next weekend

2/2  Rep. Crawford lauds plan to increase government transparency

2/2  TowerSec to open automotive security testing lab in Novi

2/1  Guilty pleas expected in case of five illegal immigrants tragically killed in Novi restaurateur's basement

1/31  Adopted grandparents program at Fox Run a rewarding experience

1/31  Milford Police recognize fifth-grader for life-saving action

1/31  Magna opens new seating headquarters in Novi

1/31  Weeks after announcing big expansion in Novi, Yanfeng announces big Monroe layoff

1/25  Barricaded gunman situation ends peacefully at Wixom apartment complex  MORE  MORE

1/25  Summary of Monday's Novi City Council meeting

1/24  Engineering competition lets students' creativity soar  MORE FROM FOX 2

1/24  Reward is increased in murder of Novi restaurant owner in Detroit

1/23  Showplace Winter Dog Classic draws 7,000 dogs

1/21  Yanfeng Automotive Interiors chooses Novi for site of new southeast Michigan headquarters, technical center

1/20  Dr. Lori's Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show coming to the Showplace for Novi Home Show

1/19  Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens

1/18  Sen. Mike Kowall comments on the gov's State of the State

1/16  Walled Lake Schools name Teachers of the Year

1/12  Uber to build autonomous vehicle center in Wixom Novi area quickly becoming hub for driverless vehicle development

1/11  New Hudson man gets 6 months in jail for  Lyon Twp. Walmart hit and run

1/11  City of Novi names Greg Morris Employee of the Year

1/10  CC to honor two of their own before Friday's basketball game

1/10  Summary of Monday's Novi City Council meeting

1/9  The Limited store at Twelve Oaks Mall closes

1/8  Novi Mayor Bob Gatt announces bid for reelection

1/8  Local women plan to attend march in D.C. against the president

1/6  Three vehicle crash on Napier  sends four kids to hospital, shuts down road

1/6  Lyon Twp. Board approves placing library millage proposal on May ballot

1/5  AG Bill Schuette on health club memberships and common pitfalls

1/4  Ultimate Fishing Show coming to Novi  MORE

1/3  Former City of Novi Human Resources staffer sues city

1/3  Lyon Township's Erwin Orchards may be sold to developer

1/2  Novi's Brian MacKenzie on the dangers of 'blasting' marijuana

1/1  Twelve Oaks Mall employee hopes to reunite with woman she helped