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Oakland County Commissioners Approve Funding for Pothole Repairs

March 8th 2018

Oakland County  Commissioners Approve Funding for Pothole Repairs (OCBOC, March 8, 2018) Pontiac, Mich. – Michigan winters always take a heavy toll on area roads and this year was no exception, leaving Oakland County drivers facing dangerous and damaging potholes. To address the most urgent road repair needs, the Board of Commissioners (BOC) has authorized […]

War Dog Memorial Seeking Sponsor for Portable Toilet

March 8th 2018

War Dog Memorial Seeking Sponsor for Portable Toilet (MWDM, March 8, 2018) Lyon Township, MI – The MWDM is seeking a sponsor to allow us to place a portable toilet at the memorial from mid-April to mid-November. During the summer we get visitors daily that come out and show their respect for our K9 Heroes. […]

Reporter Food: Mad Hatter in Birmingham

March 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Mad Hatter in Birmingham (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – For a whimsical and tasty lunch in Downtown Birmingham, Mad Hatter was a good choice.  I met a source there for a story and was impressed with the cuteness of the decor. Long royal-colored curtains, and cheerful artwork made it […]

“Moving Art” Car Makes People Smile, is also for Sale

March 7th 2018

“Moving Art” Car Makes People Smile, is Also for Sale (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 7, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – It was divine inspiration that called Judith Fletcher, aka “Lady J,” to start turning her 1996 Geo Prism into a work of art. And it was at least a good coincidence that she was loading […]

Berkley City Council Appoints Bridget Dean to Fill Vacancy

March 6th 2018

Berkley City Council Appoints Bridget Dean to Fill Vacancy  (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2018) Berkley, MI- At their Monday night meeting, Berkley City Council appointed Bridget Dean to the vacancy left by the resignation of Alan Kideckel. Dean serves as the Vice Chair of the Berkley Downtown Development Authority and she owns Have You […]

MML#1: Officials Learn Basics of Being a Good Public Servant

March 6th 2018

MML#1: Officials Learn Basics of Being a Good Public Servant (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2018) Frankenmuth, MI – For Bob Slattery, former Mayor of Mt. Morris, a life of public service is “the perfect life.” And as a past President of Michigan Municipal League and an ongoing educator for elected officials, he’s been able […]

RRRASOC Shares Advice on How to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

March 6th 2018

RRRASOC Shares Advice on How to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle (RRRASOC, March 6, 2018) Southfield, MI – Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County (RRRASOC) recently sent out tips to residents for how to “reduce, reuse and recycle” more.  Here’s what they had to say: Three great ways to help reduce the amount […]

Meijer Job Fair March 8

March 6th 2018

Meijer Job Fair March 8 Detroit, MI – Meijer Leadership will be conducting interviews on Thursday at Second Ebenezer Church. Selected candidates will be contacted for a personal interview at a designated date and time. Openings available in most departments including: Cashiers • Cake decorators Overnight stocking (grocery and general merchandise) Overnight stocking Team Leaders […]

Two Walled Lake Students to be Prosecuted for Threats

March 6th 2018

Two Walled Lake Students to be Prosecuted for Threats (Walled Lake Consolidated Schools, March 6, 2018) Walled Lake, MI – Important Parent Notifications On Friday, March 2, 2018, there was a non-specific, threatening message sent from a Walled Lake Northern student via Instagram. The situation was immediately addressed by school administration in cooperation with the […]

Hazel Park Gets the Drill, and other Bragging Rights

March 5th 2018

Hazel Park Gets the Drill, and other Bragging Rights (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 5, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – Walking into the Hazel Park Rec. Center on Feb. 22, one could not help but notice the shiny new piece of construction equipment on the front lawn.  Though a mystery at first, guests later learned that […]