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Royal Oak Looking to Fill Seats on Boards and Commissions

December 25th 2013

Royal Oak Looking to Fill Seats on Boards and Commissions (C. Proxmire, Dec. 25, 2013) The City of Royal Oak has several opportunities for citizens to get involved.  They recently sent out an email letting the public know about what openings are available. Those interested in volunteering for a position on one of the many […]

Ferndale Second Graders Take Virtual Trip to Japan

December 25th 2013

Ferndale Second Graders Take Virtual Trip to Japan (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 25, 2013) Second graders from Roosevelt and Kennedy Elementary Schools in Ferndale boarded an imaginary plane bound for the far off land of Japan for a “virtual trip” Thursday.  In this annual tradition, teachers and volunteers plan a day’s worth of cultural lessons […]

Package Thieves Hit Ferndale Homes

December 24th 2013

Package Thieves Hit Ferndale Homes (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 24, 2013) Several Ferndalians are reporting that packages delivered to their doorsteps have been snatched up by thieves. St. Louis, Beaufield and Leroy are among those streets where packages have come up missing. Kim Hoxworth ordered her son’s Christmas present online, only to learn that when […]

New Years at Dino’s: Sun Messengers and…

December 24th 2013

New Years at Dino’s: Sun Messengers and Because I Said I Would Project (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 24, 2013) Dino’s Lounge is planning a fun and uplifting New Year’s eve celebration with music from The Sun Messengers and the social media project Because I Said I Would. Because I said I would is an international […]

Rochester Lights Show Holiday Spirit

December 23rd 2013

Rochester Lights Show Holiday Spirit (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 23, 2013) Downtown Rochester shows off their holiday spirit each year with The Big, Bright Light Show.  Over a million points of light are strung on the buildings of the downtown shopping area to encourage visitors to the area. The lights were lit December 2 and […]

Berkley Public Library Offers Winter Storytimes

December 23rd 2013

Berkley Public Library Offers Winter Storytimes (Berkley Library Press Release, Dec. 23, 2013) Winter storytimes will take place in January and February at the Berkley Public Library.  These storytimes are reserved for Berkley residents. Preschool Storytime Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. on January 14, 21, 28 and February 4, 11. The program includes 30 minutes of […]

Kwanazaa Celebration at Pontiac Arts Center Dec. 27

December 23rd 2013

A Kwanzaa Celebration at thePontiac Creative Arts Center (Pontiac Pride, Dec. 23, 2013) Friday, December 27, 2013 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Theta Lambda Omega Chapter AKA Teens * AKA Debs Emerging Young Leaders   Family * Friends * Food * GiftsPlease join us Friday, December 27, 2013 5:30 p.m. until […]

Christmas Tree Recycling in Oakland County

December 23rd 2013

Christmas Tree Recycling in Oakland County (Oakland County Press Release, Dec. 23, 2013) Oakland County Parks and Recreation offers free Christmas Tree Recycling at 11 park locations. Dec. 26, 2013 – Jan. 20, 2014 Free Self-Serve Christmas Tree Recycling, seven days, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Please remove all decorations, metal, plastic and string. Locations: Addison Oaks near […]

Suspect Wanted in Pontiac Holiday Party Murder

December 22nd 2013

Suspect Wanted in Pontiac Holiday Party Murder (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Dec. 22, 2013) UPDATE:  Suspect Kerry Holley is in custody.   The Sheriff’s Fugitive Apprehension Team arrested him on California St. in Pontiac late this afternoon.  He is lodged in the Oakland County Jail. INCIDENT: 20:41 Hrs. – City of Pontiac – Homicide – # […]

Packages Stolen in Royal Oak, and More Police Reports

December 21st 2013

Packages Stolen in Royal Oak, and More Police Reports (Royal Oak Police Dept, Dec. 21, 2013) Breaking and Entering 4703 Crooks (Subway), 12-18-13, 12:23am – 6:50am: Complainant reported he noticed the rear door of the business ajar when he was preparing to open the store for the day. Further investigation revealed an unknown suspect entered […]