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Suicide in Commerce Township

June 9th 2014

Suicide in Commerce Township (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, June 9, 2014) INCIDENT: 1802 Hrs.  June 7    Death Investigation – Commerce Twp.  #  14- 86023 SUMMARY:  Deputies and the Commerce Twp. Fire Department were dispatched to the 500 block of Meadow Circle Drive for an unresponsive subject.  The mother-in law discovered the victim, cold and […]

Suicide in Independence Township

June 9th 2014

Suicide in Independence Township (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, June 9, 2014) INCIDENT:  8:45 hrs. – Independence Township- Death Investigation / Suicide by Firearm   #14-086360. SUMMARY:  At approximately 8:45 am June 8 deputies were dispatched to a home on the 6600 Block of Shelly Dr. for a family trouble.  The caller stated the ex-husband was parked […]

Investigation Continues… Ferndale Family of Five Homeless

June 8th 2014

Investigation Continues in Fire that Left Ferndale Family of Five Homeless (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2014) A mother and four children who had been living in Ferndale are homeless after a suspicious fire destroyed their home in the 2100 block of Hamata on May 17. Fire Marshal Brian Batten is investigating the fire, which […]

Berkley Rotary Club finds new home at O’Mara’s Restaurant

June 8th 2014

Berkley Rotary Club finds new home at O’Mara’s Restaurant (Berkley Rotary Press Release, June 8, 2014)   BERKLEY, MI (May 27, 2014) – After more than 50 years, the Rotary Club of Berkley will have a new home.  Starting on Monday, June 2, the Club will meet at O’Mara’s Restaurant in downtown Berkley at the intersection […]

Fish Out of Water Film Screening in Ferndale June 29 (video)

June 8th 2014

Fish Out of Water Film Screening in Ferndale June 29 (video) (Spiritual Life Center in Ferndale, June 8, 2014) Please join us for Free Film, Food and Discussion of the groundbreaking documentary “Fish out of Water,” an End to the Biblical Shaming of LGBTQ people. WHEN: Sunday, June 29, 6pm WHERE: Spiritual Life Center Michigan […]

Cutting Costs with Coupons at Berkley Library June 17

June 8th 2014

Cutting Costs with Coupons at Berkley Library June 17 (Berkley Library, June 8, 2014) Tuesday, June 17 at 6:30 p.m. Jolyn Felten, the author of www.BargainstoBounty.com (a free metro Detroit money-saving resource) will join us to share the best ways to save the most with coupons at area grocery stores through strategic shopping.  We’ll also […]

20th Annual Clay Glass and Metal Show in Royal Oak June 14-15

June 8th 2014

20th Annual Clay Glass and Metal Show in Royal Oak June 14-15 (Royal Oak Chamber Press Release, June 8, 2014)   The 20th Annual Clay, Glass & Metal Show is one of the jewels of Royal Oak taking place Saturday, June 14 from 10am-7pm and Sunday, June 15 from 11am-5pm on Washington Avenue in downtown […]

Workshop on Nonprofit Diversity & Inclusion, Ferndale, June 26

June 7th 2014

Workshop on Nonprofit Diversity & Inclusion, Ferndale, June 26 (Kathleen LaTosh, June 7, 2014)   Join us Thursday, June 26th for a morning workshop in Ferndale, MI, that explores improving diversity and inclusion within nonprofit organizations.  The session features the success stories and strategies that have worked for Nonprofit Enterprises at Work (NEW).  NEW is an Ann […]

Birmingham Farmers Market Blossoms Every Sunday

June 7th 2014

Birmingham Farmers Market Blossoms Every Sunday (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 7, 2014) Blossoming with flowers, farmers, and other vendors, the Birmingham Farmers Market is a Sunday destination spot from May through October. The market is open from 9am to 2pm in Public Parking Lot 6 on the east side of N. Old Woodward (across from […]

Bryan’s Hope Family Fun Day June 8 in Waterford

June 7th 2014

Bryan’s Hope Family Fun Day June 8 in Waterford (compiled, June 7, 2014) Bryan’s Hope Family Fun Day takes place June 8 at Hess-Hathaway Park at 825 S. Williams Lake Road in Waterford from 1-5 pm. This is a drug-free, alcohol-free, weapon-free chance for the whole family to enjoy a summer afternoon. Kids are free […]