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Oak Park Summer Fest Seeks Sponsors & Volunteers Aug. 2-3

June 23rd 2014

Oak Park Summer Fest Seeks Sponsors & Volunteers Aug. 2-3 (press release, June 23, 2014) Oak Park Summer Fest! When: Saturday & Sunday, August 2 & 3, 11am – 5pm Where: Oak Park Community Center, 14300 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park (map) Join us for a day of affordable family fun at the 2014 Oak […]

Job Fair June 27 in Auburn Hills

June 22nd 2014

Job Fair June 27 in Auburn Hills (C. Proxmire, June 22, 2014) JobFairGiant.com is hosting a giant job fair at the Auburn Hills Marriott (3600 Centerpointe Parkway, Pontiac) from 9am to 3pm on Friday, June 27. They are advertising that over 500 positions are available from over 50 Michigan companies. Included with the free expo […]

World Lounge Trio Oblique Noir Performs at Ferndale Library July 8

June 22nd 2014

World Lounge Trio Oblique Noir Performs at Ferndale Library July 8 (FPL Press Release, June 22, 2014) Ferndale Library Summer Concert Series Oblique Noir Tuesday, July 8 6:30 PM Ferndale Public Library 222 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale MI 248-546-2504 Free All Ages Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1459249104312695/ Ferndale Library’s patrons have been asking how they can […]

Taser Demo, Guns, Jail Tour and More… (video)

June 21st 2014

Taser Demo, Guns, Jail Tour and More from Rochester Police (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2014) For people who wanted an up close look at police work, this year’s Rochester Police Open House was an eye-opening experience. Held earlier this month, the event brought the community together to learn more about the Department and […]

27th District State Rep. Candidates… in their First Forum (video)

June 21st 2014

27th District State Rep. Candidates Face off in their First Forum (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2014)   Candidates for the 27th State House Seat faced off in their first forum on Wednesday night, thanks to the League of Women Voters.  The District covers Berkley, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge […]

Tours of Ferndale Courthouse and Police Station June 26

June 20th 2014

Tours of Ferndale Courthouse and Police Station June 26 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2014) After 12 years of saving and suffering in cramped, outdated quarters, the staff of the 43rd District Court and the Ferndale Police Station will finally get to work in newly remodeled buildings. The public is invited to celebrate along with […]

Transit Hub Potential at Old State Fairgrounds, Public Meeting June 26

June 20th 2014

Transit Hub Potential at Old State Fairgrounds, Public Meeting June 26 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2014) What plans does Magic Plus, LLC have for including transit in their development project at the old Michigan State Fair Grounds? A public meeting on June 26 from 6-9pm at the Northwest Activities Center at 18100 Meyers Road […]

HAVEN Breaks Ground on New Pontiac Facility

June 20th 2014

HAVEN Breaks Ground on New Pontiac Facility (press release, June 20, 2014) In Michigan, one out of three homes experiences intimate partner violence firsthand. In Oakland County alone, more than 150,000 households have experienced violence.1 Furthermore, 40% of women in Michigan, 16 years of age and older, have experienced some form of sexual violence.2 To […]

Ferndale’s Best Bartenders Rock the Art of the Cocktail

June 20th 2014

Ferndale’s Best Bartenders Rock the Art of the Cocktail (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2014) Thursday night’s Art of the Cocktail event featured two things Ferndale is known for: bartenders and public art. The ARTWN fundraiser featured bartenders from several establishments competing to see who could create the most delicious drink. The event also gave […]

Fracking Town Hall in Farmington Hills June 24

June 20th 2014

Fracking Town Hall in Farmington Hills June 24 (WRC Press Release, June 20, 2014) Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash will hold another in a series of town hall meetings to focus on the impact of new state-issued oil and natural gas drilling leases in Oakland County, this time in his “home” city of […]