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The News Chix: Ann Arbor Seeks to Reduce Crime By Outsourcing 911 Hotline To Pakistani Call Center

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A2P Notes: The News Chix, anchored by Millie W. Benson, weighs in on the subject of crime reporting this week. On August 8, 2011, A2Politico posted a feature piece titled, “Mayor & Police Chief’s Longtime Claims That “Crime Is Down” Bogus? AAPD Sources Reveal Crime Reports Not Filed & Allege Crimes Misclassified.” Perhaps if you [...]

October 25th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Lanx Satura [sat-ahyuhr],The News Chix | Read More »

News Chix: Ann Arbor Mayor Wins Prestigious Award

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A2P Notes: The News Chix, anchored by Millie W. Benson, weighs in on the subject of awards this week. Did you know the City of Ann Arbor spends millions of dollars on a 15-member staff whose job it is to apply for awards? Yes, really. Did you think the awards won by Ann Arbor were, [...]

October 19th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Lanx Satura [sat-ahyuhr],The News Chix | Read More »

The News Chix: In Response to Fire Cuts, Ann Arbor Mayor Recommends Residents Douse House Fires With Garden Hoses

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A2P Notes: The News Chix, anchored by Millie W. Benson, debuts this week. Benson, a long-time resident of Ann Arbor, and keen-eyed political observer, reports on local politics like, well, no other sock puppet wearing dangly earrings can. In this first episode, Benson reports on cuts to safety services, in particular the reduction in the [...]

September 27th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Lanx Satura [sat-ahyuhr],The News Chix | Read More »

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