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Oak Park Bans Clown Costumes at Boo Bash Halloween Event UPDATED

October 21st 2018

  Oak Park Bans Clown Costumes at Boo Bash Halloween Event UPDATE: The City of Oak Park has reversed their ban, see story HERE. (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2018) Oak Park, MI- On Oct. 31, 2018 children dressed as ghosts, vampires, witches, super heroes, movie characters, werewolves,  and other costumes will gather at the […]

MML #4: Planning Makes Downtown Revival Happen

October 21st 2018

  MML #4: Planning Makes Downtown Revival Happen (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2018) Grand Rapids, MI- Downtowns across Michigan vary.  Some are desolate ghost towns, bypassed by highways and snubbed for big box stores. While others are vibrant centers of community life. Thriving downtowns do not happen by accident, and while there can be […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Chris Graveline for Attorney General

October 20th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Chris Graveline for Attorney General (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2018) Michigan – Chris Graveline is running as an Independent (no party affiliation) for Attorney General of Michigan. Also on the ballot are Republican Tom Leonard, Democrat Dana Nessel, Libertarian Lisa Lane Gloia, and US Taxpayers Gerald T. Van Sickle. This […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Ruth Johnson for State Senate Dist. 14

October 20th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ruth Johnson for State Senate Dist. 14 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2018) Brandon Township, Groveland Township, Highland Township, Holly Township, Lake Angelus, Rose Township, Springfield Township, Waterford Township, Grand Blanc, and Fenton, MI –Ruth Johnson is the Republican candidate for State Senate for the 14th District. Also on the ballot is […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Tom Middleton for County Commissioner Dist. 4

October 20th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Tom Middleton for County Commissioner Dist. 4 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2018) Clarkston, Independence Township, Waterford, MI – Incumbent Tom Middleton is the Republican candidate seeking re-election to Oakland County Commission 4th District. Democrat Ted Villella is also on the ballot. Election Day is Nov. 6, 2018. Check out the interview […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Bob Hoffman for County Commission Dist. 2

October 20th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Bob Hoffman for County Commission Dist. 2 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 15, 2018, updated Oct. 20, 2018) Highland, Holly, Groveland, Springfield, and Rose Townships, MI – Incumbent Bob Hoffman is running as the Republican candidate for County Commission District 2. Danielle McCluskey is the Democratic Candidate. Election Day is Nov. 6, 2018. […]

Reporter Food: Potato Pancakes & Kielbasa from Alexander’s Polish American Restaurant

October 20th 2018

Reporter Food: Potato Pancakes & Kielbasa from Alexander’s Polish American Restaurant (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2018) South Lyon, MI – Alexander’s Polish American Restaurant looks like any typical American diner, with tables and a row of booths in a room with nondescript décor. Yet in this simple atmosphere visitors will find an abundance of […]

Suicide Awareness & Veterans Support in Ruck 22 5K March in Royal Oak, Ferndale and Hazel Park Nov. 10

October 19th 2018

  Suicide Awareness & Veterans Support in Ruck 22 5K March in Royal Oak, Ferndale and Hazel Park Nov. 1 Join the cities of Ferndale, Hazel Park and Royal Oak for a 5K ruck march through the three communities. WHAT IS A RUCK MARCH? A ruck march involves walking at a fast clip with a […]

Fido Does Ferndale Oct. 25

October 19th 2018

Fido Does Ferndale Oct. 25 Ferndale, MI – Downtown Ferndale goes to the dogs on Thursday, October 25 (*please note new date!) when Fido Does Ferndale takes over the district with canine activities, vendors and doggone good fun. The fun event happens from 5-8 pm throughout downtown with headquarters at Schiffer Park (Planavon & West […]

Fezziwig’s Ball at Holly Hotel to Benefit Dickens Festival Nov. 17

October 19th 2018

  Fezziwig’s Ball at Holly Hotel to Benefit Dickens Festival Nov. 17 Join us for the 5th Annual Fezziwig’s Ball Saturday, November 17 at 7 PM – 10 PM Hosted by Holly Dickens Festival Purchase your tickets now for the 5th Annual Fezziwig’s Ball. Live entertainment, cash bar, and strolling appetizers. Period Attire Suggested, Holiday […]