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Aug 05, 2014, 11:27 ET AAA Michigan Gives A Nod To Throwback Thursday: Member Appreciation Day Returns

As part of AAA Michigan's community outreach efforts and with a  nod to Throwback Thursday, AAA Michigan is bringing back a time-honored...


Mar 27, 2014, 09:00 ET AAA to Sponsor Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park

AAA to Sponsor Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park /* Style Definitions...


Jan 17, 2014, 08:00 ET The H Hotel in Midland joins Michigan list of 2014 AAA Four Diamond Award® honorees

The H Hotel in Midland is the newest hotel to be awarded AAA's prestigious Four-Diamond rating for hospitality industry excellence.  A total...


Jan 03, 2014, 17:02 ET Winter Weather Calls for Vehicle Preparation, Reports AAA Michigan

With the weekend weather forecast of record cold and snow across the state, AAA Michigan advises motorists to take special precautions before...


Dec 17, 2013, 07:00 ET Estimated 2.9 million Michigan residents plan year-end holiday travel, reports AAA Michigan

 An estimated 2.9 million Michigan residents – on par with last year – will travel 50 miles or more from home during the upcoming...


Nov 20, 2013, 10:00 ET 1.3 million Michigan residents to travel during Thanksgiving holiday, says AAA

An estimated 1.3 million Michigan residents will travel 50 miles or more from home during the 2013 Thanksgiving holiday period, on par with last...


Oct 21, 2013, 11:00 ET AAA: Prepare Your Teen for All Driving Challenges

 As Teen Driver Safety Week kicks off (October 20-26, 2013), AAA Michigan reminds parents of the critical role they play to ensure their teen...


Oct 14, 2013, 07:26 ET AAA encourages motorists to be alert to auto insurance fraud

Auto insurance fraud is a crime that costs everyone, AAA Michigan reports. Surprisingly, one in six Michigan residents knows someone who has...


Oct 01, 2013, 08:19 ET AAA Michigan's Pink Tow Truck Will Service Downtown Detroit Motorists In October

Stranded motorists in the Downtown Detroit area shouldn't be surprised if they see a pink tow truck coming to their aid. For the second time in...


Sep 21, 2013, 08:00 ET AAA partners with DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan for free child safety inspection at AAA Dearborn Headquarters

An average of six children are killed and nearly 800 are injured each day in traffic crashes.  In fact, motor vehicle crashes are the number...


Sep 12, 2013, 08:00 ET Teen Safe Driving Program Expands to 20 Counties in its Third Year

Students at more than 600 Michigan high schools have the opportunity to help save the lives of their fellow students by participating in a program...


Aug 20, 2013, 07:56 ET More than 1.2 million Michigan residents have Labor Day travel plans, reports AAA

More than 1.2 million Michigan residents will travel 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, about one percent more...


Jul 11, 2013, 11:52 ET AAA executives help revitalize Brightmoor's Burt Road Community

 More than 150 AAA Michigan executives and their partners -- including residents on Burt Road and Mid Point Construction workers --...


Jun 20, 2013, 10:31 ET Nearly 1.4 million planning July 4th travel, reports AAA Michigan

 Nearly 1.4 million Michigan residents will travel on vacation during the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, down about one percent from last...


May 23, 2013, 10:00 ET AAA, Detroit Tigers and Michigan State Police team up for "Teen Driving Safety Night" at Comerica Park

 Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teens. That's why AAA, the Detroit Tigers and the Michigan State Police (MSP) joined...


May 03, 2013, 08:30 ET AAA and Detroit Tigers team up for "Teen Driving Safety Night" at Comerica Park May 24

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teens.  That's why AAA Michigan and the Detroit Tigers are partnering to offer a...


Apr 24, 2013, 13:45 ET Oxford High School students are Michigan's top young auto techs in Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition

 Oxford High School in Oxford took first place in the Michigan state final of the annual Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition, held today...


Apr 16, 2013, 12:00 ET AAA Michigan Presents Four Diamond Awards to 20 top hotels and restaurants at "2013 Pure Michigan Governor's Tourism Conference"

The Radisson Plaza Hotel and Suites in Kalamazoo has rejoined the list of honorees to be awarded AAA's prestigious Four-Diamond rating for...


Apr 10, 2013, 10:15 ET AAA Michigan Urges All Motorcyclists to Wear Helmets

AAA Michigan today, April 10, encouraged all motorcyclists to wear their helmets in Michigan, even though the law has been repealed.  A new...


Mar 26, 2013, 11:06 ET New teen cell phone ban takes effect on Thursday, AAA Michigan advises

A new state law banning novice teen drivers from talking on the cell phone while driving goes into effect this Thursday (March 28, 2013), AAA...


Mar 12, 2013, 13:35 ET Charles E. Allen and Charles H. Podowski re-elected to terms on AAA Michigan Board

 Charles E. Allen and Charles H. Podowski were re-elected to three-year terms on the Board of Directors of the 1.5 million-member Automobile...


Feb 14, 2013, 15:09 ET Michigan law enforcement agencies Earn Traffic Safety Awards

 The Norton Shores Police Department has earned top honors in the 2013 Award for Traffic Safety Excellence from the Michigan Association of...


Jan 18, 2013, 08:30 ET Kalamazoo Radisson Plaza Hotel and Suites rejoins list of 2013 AAA Four Diamond Award® honorees

 The Radisson Plaza Hotel and Suites in Kalamazoo has rejoined the list of honorees to be awarded AAA's prestigious Four-Diamond rating for...


Jan 08, 2013, 13:26 ET AAA Michigan salutes Gov. Snyder for new teen driver cell phone law

 AAA Michigan saluted Governor Rick Snyder  for signing a new law today (Jan. 8, 2013) which prohibits novice teen drivers from talking on...


Dec 14, 2012, 09:50 ET AAA Michigan supports cell phone ban, bill headed to Governor's desk

AAA Michigan strongly supports legislation which passed the Michigan Legislature early today to prohibit novice teen drivers from talking on cell...