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Raymond Rolak

Raymond Rolak

Raymond Rolak is a veteran sports broadcaster who writes on a range of sporting events, plus automotive and aviation topics of interest.

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Maui Showdown, Michigan and Duke: Don’t Miss it!

Michigan and Duke, The Duke Blue Devils have been kings on Maui, winning titles in 1992, 1997, 2001 and 2007 and coach Mike Krzyzewski is ready to go.
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Boeing 767 Lands Safely at Warsaw Chopin International Airport

Flight # 16 out of Newark Makes Safe Belly Landing at Warsaw Chopin Airport
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Longtime Hunter Susan Peterson-Tuohy Takes Monster Bison in Canada

Besides using bison meat for food First Nation peoples create tools and items from carcasses. Hides and fur for blankets wraps and warm clothing.
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New Hampshire Women’s Volleyball Recruits in Michigan

Maddie Lightfoot 5'4' senior defensive specialist for Clarkston High School girl's team hopes for lightning in a bottle as Women's Volleyball recruits.
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Free Seminar for Advocates of Military Legal Issues

Thomas M. Cooley Law School and the Michigan National Guard will be holding a free legal seminar in Grayling, Michigan on Friday, October 21, 2011. The event will feature Lt. Col. John Wojcik of Grand Ledge, Michigan.
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Eastern Michigan vs Howard Postponed Due to Lightning Storms

At Michigan Stadium, over 100,000 were encouraged to leave the stadium during a heavy downpour with strong winds and lightning, but it was not evacuated during the first of two delays.
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Glamour Couple Sparkle at Consular Reception

The couple was front and center at the dinner catered by the celebrated Amber Steakhouse of Brooklyn. The fine dining restaurant is located in the center of the Polish Greenpoint area and anchors the corner on Nassau Avenue near a number of Polish p
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Concours D’elegance: Indy-500 and Chevrolet Honored for 100 Year Milestones

After 32 years of celebrating automobiles, design and fashions at Meadow Brook Hall on the campus of Oakland University, the Concours d'Elegance of America relocated to The Inn at St John's in Plymouth, Michigan.
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Genealogist Pros Present in Plymouth

A longtime librarian at the Plymouth District Library, Petlewski will feature, 'Researching- Immigration and Naturalization', 'Immigrant Ancestors- Arrival to the United States' and 'Genealogy in Cyberspace'. She is an accomplished webmaster a
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Irena Sendler: ‘In The Name of Their Mothers’ Premiere Scheduled on...

At the time, Sendler was a 29-year-old social worker when the Nazis invaded Poland. After Warsaw's Jews were imprisoned behind the ghetto walls without food or medicine, Sendler and those she most trusted smuggled aid in. They then began smuggling
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Dick Runchey Gets New Achievement Honor From College Baseball Foundation

Dick Honig the founder of the company was an outstanding shortstop for the 1962 NCAA Baseball Champions from the University of Michigan. His coach and mentor was Don Lund who always taught his players special respect for the umpires.
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Minnesota-Duluth Wins Crown: NCAA Hockey Wrap-Up and Hobey Baker Award

Before the overtime period in the 2011 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey championship final, Minnesota-Duluth coach Scott Sandelin told his team, 'This is our time.'

Basketball Celebrates Earl Boykins

He was a four-year letterman and became a starter as a freshman. The talented point guard saved his best play for his senior year. He finished second in the nation in scoring at 25.7 points a game, earning the Mid-American Conference Most Valuable P
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Playoff Push for Schoolcraft College

The Schoolcraft College men next take on Oakland CC, Wednesday, February 9th at 7:30 PM for 'Pink Zone Night'. The evening, with added attractions is a benefit for Breast Cancer Awareness. Even the referees are joining in with pink whistles. Sch

Gortat Tears Up Boston

Against the powerhouse Boston Celtics and the New Orleans Hornets, the 7' 0' center from Poland erupted for two quality games. The Hornets had recently won 10 games in a row.

Coach Highlights Special Relief Role of Polish National in NCCA Game

Kamil Janton, the junior center for Eastern Michigan and hailing from Tarnow, Poland only had two points, but they were huge points. He only had seven minutes of hard work relief time but they were important minutes.
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Talks to Detroit Students at WSU

The program was at the Max M. Fisher Music Center. The fund raising luncheon was to benefit Detroit area schools through the Adopt-A-Classroom program.

King of Health Clubs Roy Zurkowski Dies At 81

He had a business plan that put him in the midst of the glamorous of Hollywood. Roy Zurkowski took his hobby to a success level that he never imagined was possible.
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Lech Walesa Visits Reuther Labor Library At Wayne State University

At a special luncheon at the WSU McGregor Memorial Conference Center, the former Polish President enjoyed the company of Senator Carl Levin of Michigan (D). The labor leader was ably assisted by translator Magda Iwinska.