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

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

| October 8, 2018

SEXUAL HARASSMENT SOMETIMES HARD TO DEFINE QUESTION: With all the talk of sexual harassment and the #MeToo Movement, I’m afraid to interact with women at work, in case I somehow offend them. How can I make sure that normal office behavior isn’t somehow seen as sexual harassment? ANSWER: Sexual harassment in the workplace is not […]

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Dear Christine, Long Lost Love in Lathrup Village

Dear Christine, Long Lost Love in Lathrup Village

| October 7, 2018

Dear Christine, I am 60 years old when I was in high school I can say the woman I dated and with the love of my life her parents caught us she was upset she was scared she married a man and left me and she went through three different husbands. Last month she contacted […]

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Adele’s Caring Angels Caregiving Services

Adele’s Caring Angels Caregiving Services

| October 6, 2018

Adele’s Caring Angels Caregiver Service LLC. is envisioned and inspired by the compassionate loving and kind care given to and received from a wonderful, intelligent and inspiring woman. Established in 2017, Adele’s Caring Angels Caregiver Service LLC founders and its management team comes with over 25 years of healthcare experience. Our experience includes Geriatric Care […]

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Events & Interseting Stuff

BTL Voter Guide

BTL Voter Guide

| October 14, 2018

If many of you are feeling frustrated and worried about everything from human rights, to the environment, to abandoning our global ally’s, to becoming an autocratic society, November 2 is your chance to make a change and make a difference. Every Vote Does Count! If you’re uncertain about how to vote on proposals or judges […]

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Share from Christine Cantrell, PhD regarding Recent Senate Vote

Share from Christine Cantrell, PhD regarding Recent Senate Vote

| October 7, 2018

Due to the Senate vote, I wanted to pass along an excellent article about self care in these difficult times. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/self-care-kavanaugh-confirmation_n_5bb77ae3e4b028e1fe3d30ec 12 Self-Care Tips If You’re Struggling To Deal With Everything Today Experts share what you can do for your mental health amid news that Brett Kavanaugh will likely be confirmed. By Nicole Pajer 10/05/2018 […]

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Introducing Ryan Christensen DO

Introducing Ryan Christensen DO

| September 28, 2018

Ryan Christensen DO has joined Osteopathic Healthcare Associates in Clinton Township, Michigan.  He has joined Dr. Shane Patterson DO offering full spectrum family medicine including primary care and osteopathic manipulation. Dr. Christensen came as a skeptic to osteopathy during his time as a medical student and has since dedicated his practice to advancing the art and science […]

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Heath & Fitness-Nature-Featured Biz

Same Sex Ballroom Dance Lessons

Same Sex Ballroom Dance Lessons

| October 14, 2018

Drop in LGBT dance classes, $12 at door. 4:00Pm 444 W Maple, Suite E, Troy, 48084 October 21 and 28, Salsa, Mamba & Tango November 4th, 11th and 18th, Cha Cha Cha & Am. Waltz December 2nd Rhumba For More Info: Email xanaduspa@me.com Dance is a great way to lose weight, get in shape, tone […]

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Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

| October 14, 2018

Dancing, Potluck & Fun! Join us Sunday, Oct. 28th, for Sunday Funday hosted by Women Out & About (WOA) and the Dance Scene in Centerline! 3pm — Group Dance Lesson (join or watch). We’ll be learning  Hustle. No partner is required to join the class. 4pm — Open Dance & Potluck. BYO beverage and dish to pass. Let’s dance and meet other women in our community! Tickets are $15 at […]

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Why Hire a Professional House Cleaning Company When Selling a House

Why Hire a Professional House Cleaning Company When Selling a House

| October 7, 2018

Moving can be exhausting, even if you hire a mover to do the heavy lifting, it can still be physically and emotionally challenging. You still have to box up all your belongings, decide what’s going to the garbage, what’s going to recycle, what’s being given away, and what you’re keeping. That’s a lot of work. […]

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Articles & More Events

Spring Fling WOA Dance

Spring Fling WOA Dance

| April 8, 2018

Come join Women Out And About for a fun night of music and dancing at The Dance Scene in Centerline. We have the venue all to ourselves for the evening. You can bring in your own drinks and snacks and DJ will be spinning your favorite dance tunes. May 11 7pm to 8pm FREE Dance […]

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Series on pet care and pet health

Series on pet care and pet health

| October 30, 2017

Premier Pet Supply 248-647-4310 Come join us for March Pet Wellness Night! Samantha’s seminar will be on preventable diseases that we did not have time for last month. Kidney disease, bladder issues, gut issues, and many more! Giveaways, samples, raffles prizes, refreshments, and lots of learning! Pets welcome 🙂 PLEASE SHARE THIS EVENT WITH ALL […]

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Learn Ballroom Dancing

Learn Ballroom Dancing

| October 1, 2017

Looking for a fun and friendly place to learn ballroom dancing? Friday nights are Dance Party night at the Dance Scene in Centerline! All are welcome – singles, partners, LGBT and Allies. For $15 per person, you’ll get both a group lesson (8pm) and entrance to the party afterwards (9-11pm) where light refreshments are served. ($10 […]

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Campit Weekends at a Glance

Campit Weekends at a Glance

| September 28, 2018

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The Empowering Internet Safety Guide for Women

The Empowering Internet Safety Guide for Women

| September 13, 2018

Have you ever been harassed in the street? Received a crass message on a dating app? Had a coworker make a comment about your appearance that just didn’t sit right? You’re not alone. With the #MeToo movement, it’s easy to log onto Twitter or Facebook and see just how many women are victims of sexual […]

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2018 Get Out Bike Schedule

2018 Get Out Bike Schedule

| January 30, 2018

THIS BIKE SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE! IN CASE OF RAIN, BAD WEATHER OR FOR FURTHER DIRECTIONS: Linda Brincat, 248-943-2411  Email Me Here! Note: Rides are on different days and different times. Please check or feel free to call! 2018 Ride Schedule-Tentative April 28 – Howards Ride – Family and friends with help from Friends of […]

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Other Recent Posts

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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Dear Christine, Snooping in Southfield

Dear Christine, Snooping in Southfield

| October 1, 2018

Dear Christine, I think my girlfriend is cheating on me. We have been together for 4 months, and everything is going well. But sometimes when I’m on her computer, girls message her about the great time that they had the night before, when it was supposed to be our apart night. I can’t help but […]

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ATTORNEY DANIEL A. GWINN TO SPEAK AT PFLAG GROSSE POINTE

ATTORNEY DANIEL A. GWINN TO SPEAK AT PFLAG GROSSE POINTE

| September 29, 2018

ATTORNEY DANIEL A. GWINN TO SPEAK AT PFLAG GROSSE POINTE “You can be married on Sunday and fired for that same act on Monday,” said attorney Daniel A. Gwinn, noting the current paradox affecting LGBTQ people. The friction between the Supreme Court’s recognition of marriage rights of LGBTQ people and the lack of protection from […]

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Dear Christine, What if in Westland

Dear Christine, What if in Westland

| September 24, 2018

Dear Christine, i’ve been bi for 6 years… but have always been too nervous to date a girl (or maybe just trying to hide) i’m right now dating a boy. i’ve been with him for a year and a half and for a while we were inseparable, planning to marry and be together forever. the […]

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

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

| September 24, 2018

NO WAY OUT? BOSS THREATENS TO SUE WORKER IF HE LEAVES FOR BETTER JOB QUESTION: I work as an aide at a home health agency. I haven’t had a raise in two years, so I started looking around for another job. I was offered a similar position at a different agency a couple of weeks […]

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Dangers of Sunscreen

Dangers of Sunscreen

| September 23, 2018

While the summer might be over, exposure to the sun’s harmful rays continue year-round. It is advised by the American Academy of Dermatologists that sun screen with an SPF of 30 be applied daily to prevent sunburn, skin cancer and premature aging. If you’re mindlessly rubbing sun screen all over your skin, you should be […]

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

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

| September 17, 2018

SOMEONE HAS TO GO – OK TO LAYOFF WORKER WHO RECEIVES SOCIAL SECURITY AND WON’T FEEL THE PAIN AS MUCH?! QUESTION: Our sales were way down last year, so we have to lay off a couple of workers. It’s a really hard decision. One of our long-term employees started receiving social security retirement benefits a […]

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Sunday Funday – Last Sundays of the Month!

Sunday Funday – Last Sundays of the Month!

| September 17, 2018

Join us for Dancing, Potluck & Fun! Women Out And About (WOA) and the Dance Scene in Centerline are hosting Sunday Funday on the last Sunday of the month. The fun starts Sept. 30th! 3pm—Group Dance Lesson (Hustle, Rumba, Salsa, Merengue, and more!) Join or watch. 4pm—Open Dance & Potluck. BYO beverage and dish to pass – we have […]

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Dear Christine, Alone in my Own Universe

Dear Christine, Alone in my Own Universe

| September 17, 2018

Dear Christine: I am a Transgendered Boy. Most of the time I feel very alone and depressed. What’s worse is that every other minute or so I seem to be changing my mind, whether I’m feeling male or female. My brain is buzzing from the constant conflict within me. Please Help me. Signed, Alone in […]

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REDUCE CROSS CONTAMINATIONS AND MAKE OUR SCHOOLS CLEAR OF ANY HEALTH RISKS

REDUCE CROSS CONTAMINATIONS AND MAKE OUR SCHOOLS CLEAR OF ANY HEALTH RISKS

| September 17, 2018

REDUCE CROSS CONTAMINATIONS REDUCE CROSS CONTAMINATIONS AND MAKE OUR SCHOOLS CLEAR OF ANY HEALTH RISKS  Each year, millions of school days are lost due to illness. While this includes many things that are outside of the school’s control, nonetheless there are numerous opportunities for the custodial staff to reduce unintentional cross contamination that can affect […]

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Dear Christine, Susannah in Southfield

Dear Christine, Susannah in Southfield

| September 10, 2018

Dear Christine, I can’t believe I’m writing for advice, but I think the time has come. I have been intimately involved with my lover for two years. She has been in a relationship with another woman for eight years. Needless to say, I am the other woman in her life. I am at the point […]

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