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Gerty the Therapy Dog Helps Kids Read Confidently at Berkley Library

July 23rd 2018

Gerty the Therapy Dog Helps Kids Read Confidently at Berkley Library (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 23, 2018) Berkley, MI- Gerty got as much love as she gave Saturday when she and her human volunteered at the Berkley Library for “Read to a Dog” day.  On such days, kids of all ages take turns reading to […]

Ferndale Housing Commission Aiming for Grand Upgrades

July 23rd 2018

Ferndale Housing Commission Aiming for Grand Upgrades (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 23, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Federal funding has become available for housing authorities to upgrade and replace aging properties, and Ferndale Housing Commission has been invited to apply. “We get to dream a little dream,” said Ferndale Housing Director Heater VanPoucker.  “This is an […]

Job Listing: Churches in Berkley Seeking Director of Music Ministries

July 23rd 2018

Job Listing: Churches in Berkley Seeking Director of Music Ministries (Job Listing, July 23, 2018) Berkley, MI – Cana Lutheran and Drayton Presbyterian Churches are exploring new ways of “doing church.” We have begun a close partnership, sharing a welcoming church building located in Berkley, Michigan. Each congregation has its own Sunday service and Pastor. […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor

July 22nd 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 22, 2018) Lansing, MI –Gretchen Whitmer is running in the Democratic Primary for Governor of Michigan. Also on the Aug. 7, 2018 Democratic Primary ballot are Abd.ul El-Sayed,  and Shri Thanedar. In the Republican Party Primary  are Brian Calley, Patrick Colebeck, Jim Hines and Bill […]

Asian Festival in Madison Heights Aug. 4

July 22nd 2018

Asian Festival in Madison Heights Aug. 4 Madison Heights, MI – On Aug. 4, 2018 from 11am to 6pm the Asian Festival will take place at Madison Place 876 Horace Brown Drive, Madison Heights, MI 48071. Hosted by Council of Asian Americans. There will be Asian Cuisine, drink, music, cultural activities, community celebration and family […]

Informed Pontiac Political Speed Dating July 31

July 22nd 2018

Informed Pontiac Political Speed Dating July 31 Pontiac, MI – On July 31 at the Menagerie Lounge (155 North Saginaw Street) political candidates in Pontiac are invited to join the public for Informed Pontiac Political Speed Dating. 29th district it’s ELECTION TIME! Join The Menagerie Lounge for political speed dating. Be courted by your Candidate, […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Marisa Prince for Brandon Twp. Trustee

July 21st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Marisa Prince for Brandon Twp. Trustee (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 21, 2018) Brandon Township, Ortonville, MI – Marisa Prince is running unopposed in the Aug.7, 2018 Democratic Primary for Brandon Township Trustee. In the Republican Primary are Scott Broughton, Dale M. Creamer, Jayson W. Rumball and Steven D. Unruh.  The winner of the […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Dennis Cotton for Southfield School Board

July 21st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Dennis Cotton for Southfield School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 21, 2018) Southfield, Lathrup Village, MI – Dennis L. Cotton is running for Southfield Public School Board Member for a six year term. There are two seats available. Thus far Michael Benson, Dennis L. Cotton and Darrell B. Joyce are running. The election […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Robert Wittenberg for State Rep. District 29

July 21st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Robert Wittenberg for State Rep. District 29 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 21, 2018) Berkley, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Oak Park and Royal Oak Township, MI – State Representative Robert Wittenberg is running for re-election to the 27th District.  On the Aug. 7, 2018 Democratic Primary ballot he is opposed by Michelangelo Fortuna […]

Reporter Food: Fajitas at Mojave Cantina in Clawson

July 21st 2018

Reporter Food: Fajitas at Mojave Cantina in Clawson (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 21, 2018) Clawson, MI – Mojave Cantina in Clawson was a great choice for a pre-meeting feast.  I ordered their steak fajitas which came sizzling hot on a cast iron pan that included peppers and onions. The other toppings were also fresh and […]