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Pontiac Skate Park Project Community Meet Up Jan. 25

January 22nd 2019

Pontiac Skate Park Project Community Meet Up Jan. 25 Pontiac, MI – Let’s talk about a new skate park! Working towards a partnership with the Tony Hawk Foundation there will be a community meet up Jan 25, 2019 at Alley Cat Cafe 5:30-7pm 31 N. Saginaw Street, Pontiac, MI 48342 ****** Visit the Event Page […]

Berkley City Council Hosting Town Hall on Marijuana Feb. 19

January 22nd 2019

Berkley City Council Hosting Town Hall on Marijuana Feb. 19 (City of Berkley, Jan. 22, 2019) Berkley, MI – The Berkley City Council has scheduled a town hall meeting to provide information regarding the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act (Proposal 1) and obtain resident feedback pertaining to whether marihuana establishments should be allowed […]

Oak Park Winter Fest Jan. 27

January 22nd 2019

Oak Park Winter Fest Jan. 27 Oak Park, MI – Join us for Winter Fest 2019! WHERE: Oak Park Community Center 14300 Oak Park Blvd Oak Park, MI 48237 WHEN: Sunday, January 27, 2019 1pm – 4pm   Free admission, free activities, free parking. The Oak Park Ice Arena will be open. There will be […]

NB I -75 Closed for Emergency Pothole Repairs UPDATED – BACK OPEN

January 21st 2019

NB I-75 Closed for Emergency Pothole Repairs – UPDATED BACK OPEN Madison Heights, Troy, MI- Northbound I-75 had been closed down Monday evening between I-696 and M-59 for emergency pothole repairs. Drivers are advised to avoid the area. According to Troy Police, they freeway is expected to be closed for several hours. UPDATE: AT approximately […]

Ferndale Youth Assistance Sees Success in Supporting Kids

January 21st 2019

Ferndale Youth Assistance Sees Success in Supporting Kids (Jack Higgins, Jan. 21, 2019) Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, MI- In 1953, Dr. Wilfred D. Webb, former superintendent of Hazel Park schools, teamed up with Judge Eugene A. Moore, of the Oakland County Probate Court and the Sixth Circuit Court Family Division, to found Youth […]

Holly Area Youth Assistance Serves as Safety Net for Kids

January 21st 2019

Holly Area Youth Assistance Serves as Safety Net for Kids (Mel Corrigan, Jan. 21, 2019) Holly, MI – Tucked into a small office suite in the rear of Karl Richter Campus is Holly Area Youth Assistance (HAYA). HAYA was established in 1964 and has been serving students and families residing within the Holly Area School […]

Dog Show to Benefit Birmingham Youth Assistance Feb. 3

January 21st 2019

Dog Show to Benefit Birmingham Youth Assistance Feb. 3  Birmingham, MI- Attention all kids aged 4-14!  Do you have a dog with the Waggiest Tail? Could yours have the best trick? Then we want to see you and your pooch at the Birmingham Youth Assistance Kids Dog Show! The show begins at 1pm on Sunday, […]

Keller, the Blind Rescue Cat, and Companion Helen Hope for Loving Home

January 20th 2019

Keller, the Blind Rescue Cat, and Companion Helen Hope for Loving Home (Cheryl Weiss, Jan. 20, 2019) Madison Heights, MI- Keller was with his buddy, Helen, under a dresser on a hot August afternoon when the rescuers came.  They were the last of many cats in the last room that Madison Heights Animal Control officers […]

Driver with Needle in Arm Passes Out, Crashes into Mailbox

January 20th 2019

Driver with Needle in Arm Passes Out, Crashes into Mailbox (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 20, 2019) Pontiac, MI-Deputies responded to a single-vehicle automobile accident in the 1000 block of Cesar E. Chavez Street at about 2am on Jan. 18.  The 9-1-1 caller indicated that the driver, who was still on the scene, had struck […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

January 19th 2019

  Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Jan. 19, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, […]