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Ask The lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

Ask The lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 26, 2017

WHO’S THE BOSS? LIABILITY AS JOINT EMPLOYER? QUESTION: I was hired by a staffing agency to work on a year-long project for a company doing work on a federal contract. I work full-time on the federal contractor’s site, using their equipment, and am supervised by a manager for the federal contractor. My employer, the federal […]

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Dear Christine, Depressed in Dexter

Dear Christine, Depressed in Dexter

| June 26, 2017

Dear Christine, Gender confusion, Please Help!? I am 21 years old, biological male, and suffering a from a very extreme depression. This depression has been quite a constant in my life and I’m keen to be rid of it. I know it’s stemming from the doubt, anxiety, and confusion that comes in the delightfully painful […]

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Reel Roy Reviews: Wonder Woman (2017)

Reel Roy Reviews: Wonder Woman (2017)

| June 26, 2017

“Be careful in the world of men, Diana, for they do not deserve you.” Wonder Woman (2017) [Image Source: Wikipedia] I loved Wonder Woman as a little kid – the escapist kitsch of the Lynda Carter TV version with the spinning costume changes and the disco theme song and that Pepsodent-grinning Lyle Waggoner.As I entered adolescence, […]

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Events & Interseting Stuff

Call for Submissions: Her Believing Heart

Call for Submissions: Her Believing Heart

| June 26, 2017

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS for anthology, Her Believing Heart: Poems by Survivors of Abuse in Lesbian Relationships. Submit 1-3 poems related in some way to domestic violence in lesbian relationships. Attach poem(s) as word document(s) to email listed below.* April 30, 2018 deadline. Accepted poem(s) may be published anonymously, if requested. Please include, if desired, a […]

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Zeke’s BBQ – First Wednesday & Sing Out Detroit Fundraiser

Zeke’s BBQ – First Wednesday & Sing Out Detroit Fundraiser

| June 25, 2017

Come in for lunch or dinner on August 2nd to have a great meal and support Sing Out Detroit. A portion of the day’s proceeds go to Sing Out Detroit.  Join our group for FIRST WEDNESDAY dinner and drinks!  We will be there between 6 and 9pm. ZEKE’S BBQ FERNDALE, MI 48220 240 W NINE […]

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Ice Cream Social – Sing Out Detroit

Ice Cream Social – Sing Out Detroit

| June 25, 2017

Stop in at Treat Dreams  on July 11th in Ferndale and enjoy some delicious ice cream while supporting Sing Out Detroit Chorus. A portions of the days proceeds will go to the choir as long as you mention your here with Sing Out Detroit.  At 7pm several choir members plan to meet and have a […]

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Heath & Fitness-Nature-Featured Biz

The Right Way to think about Michigan DUI Lawyer Cost

The Right Way to think about Michigan DUI Lawyer Cost

| June 26, 2017

If you have been arrested for DUI, you are probably debating all your options. You could plead guilty and accept whatever punishment the court hands out. You could try to represent yourself and make sense of the law, and legal produces that go into DUI proceedings. Finally, you could decide to invest in the Michigan […]

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Am I eligible for Social Security Disability Benefits?

Am I eligible for Social Security Disability Benefits?

| May 21, 2017

To receive benefits under the Social Security disability and SSI programs, you must have physical or mental health problems (or a combination of problems) severe enough to keep you from working in any regular, paying job for at least 12 months. The test is not whether you can go back to your old job. The […]

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Say No to Do-It-Yourself Dentistry

Say No to Do-It-Yourself Dentistry

| May 21, 2017

Thanks to the Internet, many people are reading about, and then attempting, DIY dental treatments in their own homes, and sometimes the affects are devastating. From at-home teeth whitening to at-home attempts at teeth straightening, examples of DIY treatments are out there. Read More     Brightside Dental 3213 Rochester Rd. Royal Oak, Michigan48073 (248) […]

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Articles & More Events

Pelee Island Bike Ride July 4, 2017

Pelee Island Bike Ride July 4, 2017

| June 26, 2017

July 4 Meet in Leamington Ontario 500 Erie Street, Leamington, Ontario, N8H 3E5 (519.326-2154) Ferry Leaves Promptly at 10:00am! – Try to be there 45 minutes early to buy tickets and board the boat. Sometimes there are delays on the bridge and construction delays. Don’t miss the boat!!  Ride take 1 hour 30 minutes  Ferry Site […]

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Join Sing Out Detroit

Join Sing Out Detroit

| June 26, 2017

Join Sing Out Detroit for our 10th season as we prepare for our winter concert. Rehearsals start August 22. Auditions will be held on august 8th and 15th between 7pm to 8:30pm. Each audition takes about 5 minutes and includes matching pitches and determining your vocal range.  Please call 248-943-2411 to schedule your audition or find […]

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Olivia’s 45th anniversary specials

Olivia’s 45th anniversary specials

| May 2, 2017

2018 is Olivia’s 45th anniversary and we’re celebrating with two incredible vacations…a February trip to the Hard Rock Vallarta Resort and a Caribbean Cruise on a brand new ship in April with 2,100 lesbians! Presale Special: Oceanview Rooms at the resort are $500 off per person and Veranda Staterooms on the ship are $600 off […]

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Other Recent Posts

Links to places where you can make a political difference

Links to places where you can make a political difference

| November 11, 2016

In Hillary Clinton’s concession speech she urged activists and community organizers to fight for “what’s right:” “I believe we are stronger together and we will go forward together. And you should never, ever regret fighting for that. You know, scripture tells us, ‘Let us not grow weary of doing good, for in good season we […]

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Are wedding bells in your future?

Are wedding bells in your future?

| February 28, 2016 | Reply

Are wedding bells in your future? If you plan to get married, please check out our list of LGBT and ally highly recommended wedding vendors.  Why leave things to chance?  Call on the experts to make your wedding day be a memory you’ll never forget!   Attorney – Shelton Deon Law Group Banquet Hall – […]

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Hanson Windows

Hanson Windows

| August 19, 2015 | Reply

What’s the Most Important Thing to Look for When Shopping for Replacement Windows? Unlimited Lifetime Warranty. Styles and quality for any budget. No sales pressure or pricing games. Easy and affordable price options. Guaranteed lowest prices – in writing. Click Here For A Quote! Low prices are just the beginning. Our windows are also the […]

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Dear Christine, Confused in Clinton Township

Dear Christine, Confused in Clinton Township

| June 19, 2017

Dear Christine My name is C for Confused, and I was in a relationship with “Sam”. I know HIPAA laws and I’m not asking you to confirm if she is your patient but if she is I’m asking for your help. “Sam” and I were in a relationship for 5 years. It ended last year […]

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Ask the Lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

Ask the Lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 19, 2017

CUSTOMERS WALK OUT WITHOUT PAYING; CAN EMPLOYEE GET STUCK WITH THE BILL? QUESTION: I work at a restaurant. Last week, we had a large group (10 people) in for lunch, a busy time. They asked for one check. When I presented it to them, they asked for individual checks instead. While I was in back […]

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Front Porch Music & Get Out Bike Ride

Front Porch Music & Get Out Bike Ride

| June 12, 2017

Get Out Bike will be meeting in back of Affirmations at noon to visit all the musical porches. Join us! Click here for performer’s lineup! Free Press Article below FERNDALE — A new event soon will be making its way to Ferndale, and it could be right on your front porch. The City Council approved […]

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Campit Musicfest

Campit Musicfest

| June 12, 2017

Campit has always been a place where both men and women are welcome and Campit’s men and women members have always enjoyed vacationing together. But Campit is committed to becoming a first choice getaway and vacation destination for women. We now provide lots more opportunities for women to meet and socialize with other women including […]

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Ask The Lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

Ask The Lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 12, 2017

CHECK RULES ON INTERNS BEFORE ACCEPTING OFFER TO ‘WORK FOR FREE’ QUESTION: My neighbor’s daughter asked if she could work at my company, for free, as an intern this summer to gain experience to put on her resume. I’d like to take her up on the offer, but don’t know if it’s legal to ask […]

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Dear Christine, Depressed in Detroit

Dear Christine, Depressed in Detroit

| June 12, 2017

Dear Christine, I’m a generally happy person so it confused me when for no apparent reason a couple months ago I started feeling sad, somewhat depressed and unmotivated to do things. I was due for my annual physical and told my physician but she wasn’t much help. Nothing physically wrong with me that she could […]

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3 Tips For Overcoming Dental Anxiety

3 Tips For Overcoming Dental Anxiety

| June 4, 2017

3 Tips For Overcoming Dental Anxiety Does the thought of visiting the dentist leave you in a cold sweat? Many people are anxious about visiting the dentist for a variety of reasons, each personal to them. Some people have heard a “horror story” about a bad experience from a friend, others have had a bad […]

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Dear Christine, Sad in Saline

Dear Christine, Sad in Saline

| June 4, 2017

Dear Christine, My group of close friends consists of 6 couples. We’ve been tight for more than 20 years even going on vacations together. This past election was hard on us as many of our group worked hard to get Hillary elected and Trump as president is giving us much anxiety. Last night, one of […]

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