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Great Lakes Burn Camp Gets Donation from 100 Faithful Friends

June 28th 2018

Great Lakes Burn Camp Gets Donation from 100 Faithful Friends (100 Faithful Friends, June 27, 2018) Rochester Hills, MI – The Rochester Hills based group, 100 Faithful Friends, was founded in June 2015 by Steve & Nancy Benedettini and Lana Doneth. They congregate quarterly to vote on which local charity will be the beneficiary of […]

State Police & Fire Safety Series #3: Grilling

June 28th 2018

State Police & Fire Safety Series #3: Grilling (Michigan State Police, June 28, 2018) Michiganders and visitors alike are urged to make safety a top priority in all seasonal activities while enjoying Pure Michigan at home or on the road. Summer safety tips from Michigan State Police Director Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue and State Fire […]

Royal Oak forms Committee for Memorial and Veterans Events

June 27th 2018

Royal Oak forms Committee for Memorial and Veterans Events (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- For years the Royal Oak Memorial Society has planned events such as services on Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day. However, that will change now that the City Commission has voted to move all Veterans and Memorial related […]

Bloomfield Township Seniors Could Qualify for Meals on Wheels

June 27th 2018

Bloomfield Township Seniors Could Qualify for Meals on Wheels (Berkley Township Senior Services, June 27, 2018)   Bloomfield Township, MI – Berkley Township Senior Services provides home delivered meals to seniors, ages 62 and older, who have considerable difficulty shopping for and preparing complete meals independently. Meals are delivered by volunteers Monday through Friday between […]

After Series of Attacks, Troy Fire Removes Baby Cooper Hawk

June 26th 2018

After Series of Attacks, Troy Fire Removes Baby Cooper Hawk (Troy Fire Dept, June 26, 2018) Troy, MI- A nesting pair of Cooper’s Hawks had been attacking residents on Hempstead Street in Troy for some time. After multiple citizens were injured from these attacks, and with no one in which to turn, a firefighter from […]

Trailer and Equipment Stolen from Motor City Brass Band, Public Help Needed

June 26th 2018

Trailer and Equipment Stolen from Motor City Brass Band, Public Help Needed (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Southfield, MI- A thief may have stolen the group’s trailer and instruments, but the Motor City Brass Band is not going to stop making music. The trailer and $45,000 worth of equipment was taken from the group’s […]

Reporter Food: Pub Burger & Poutine under a Palm Tree at M-Brew

June 26th 2018

Reporter Food: Pub Burger & Poutine under a Palm Tree at M-Brew (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Yesterday I had the good fortune to sit in a shady corner of a wrap around porch, sipping a fruity drink and writing with a view of a palm tree.  This experience is often […]

Royal Oak Commission Votes to Put City Transit System on the Ballot

June 26th 2018

Royal Oak Commission Votes to Put City Transit System on the Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Voters in Royal Oak will be able to decide in November if they want to fund a city-wide system that would increase SMART bus routes, hours and frequency within the City of Royal Oak. […]

Survey to Help Determine Direction of Holly Homestead Farm

June 26th 2018

Survey to Help Determine Direction of Holly Homestead Farm (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Holly, MI- Holly Township is in the process of saving and improving the Holly Heritage Farmstead which includes the historic Hawley barn. With the barn having been lifted and the foundation re-poured, the next step is for the Township to […]

Royal Oak Declines Paving Mt. Vernon Blvd.

June 26th 2018

Royal Oak Declines Paving Mt. Vernon Blvd. (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak City Commissioners declined to move forward with a resident request and petition to pave Mt. Vernon Blvd. The three-block street, with trees along the middle, is among the City’s remaining 3.5 miles of unpaved roadways. A […]