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2018 Candidate Interview: Liam Feeney for Holly Twp. Parks Board (write in)

October 17th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Liam Feeney for Holly Twp. Parks Board (write in) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 17, 2018) Holly Township, MI-Libertarian Liam Feeney is running as a write-in candidate for Holly Township Parks Board. Also on the ballot is Republican Steven LaPlante.  Democrat Tony Engelberg is also running as a write-in. Election Day is Nov. […]

Reporter Food: Roasted Pork BBQ Tacos at Dino’s Lounge

October 16th 2018

Reporter Food: Roasted Pork BBQ Tacos at Dino’s Lounge (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Dino’s Lounge in Ferndale has a new section on their menu. They’re calling it El Dino’s and featuring some south of the border inspired dishes. Since this is one of my regular writing spots, I had to […]

Fire Causes Damage at Withington West Apartments in Ferndale

October 15th 2018

Fire Causes Damage at Withington West Apartments in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Ferndale, MI- At about 8:30pm Monday night some residents of Withington West apartments were evacuated due to a fire that started in a fourth floor apartment. Withington West is a 68-unit property of the Ferndale Housing Commission.  It is home […]

Cranbrook’s Japanese Garden Gets Grant for Restoration

October 15th 2018

  Cranbrook’s Japanese Garden Gets Grant for Restoration (Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research, Oct. 15, 2018) Bloomfield Hills, MI – Created in 1915 by Cranbrook founder George Booth and his father, Henry Wood Booth, Cranbrook’s Japanese Garden is among the oldest in North America. Although the garden today remains a place of inspiration and […]

Prank Calls Made to Candidates throughout Oakland County

October 15th 2018

  Prank Calls Made to Candidates throughout Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Several elected officials and candidates received prank calls on Sunday. The calls showed up on caller IDs as coming from different, but legitimate places, including the Fox 2 Newsroom and FedEx. The caller did not discriminate […]

Oak Park Announces Kroger’s Interest in Former Kmart Location

October 15th 2018

  Oak Park Announces Kroger’s Interest in Former Kmart Location (City of Oak Park, Oct. 15, 2018) Oak Park, MI- Oak Park city officials are happy to announce they have made progress in their discussions with The Kroger Company, the country’s largest supermarket chain, regarding their interest in opening a new Kroger grocery store at the site of the old Kmart located at […]

HRC Gives Ferndale, Detroit Perfect Scores for LGBTQ Equality

October 15th 2018

  HRC Gives Ferndale, Detroit Perfect Scores for LGBTQ Equality (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Detroit, MI – The Human Rights Campaign Foundation and Equality Federation Institute team up each year to rate municipalities in terms of LGBTQ inclusivity and measures of equality. This year Ferndale joined the ranks of those […]

Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices, Interviews Oct. 27

October 15th 2018

  Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices, Interviews Oct. 27 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Troy, MI – The Troy City Council has narrowed down their choices for City Manager, and will be conducting interviews on Sat, Oct. 27, beginning at 9am and lasting until 3pm. Interviews will take place in the Council Boardroom […]

Job Posting: Lathrup Village Seeking Economic Development Manager and Code/Building Inspector

October 15th 2018

  Job Posting: Lathrup Village Seeking Economic Development Manager and Code/Building Inspector  Lathrup Village, MI – The City of Lathrup Village is hiring for two positions.  Community and Economic Development Director The City of Lathrup Village is seeking a self-motivated, innovative leader with excellent communication skills.  The Manager for Community & Economic Development plans, directs, […]

Farmington Hills Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

October 15th 2018

Farmington Hills Police Investigating Fatal Shooting (Farmington Hills Police, Oct. 15, 2018) Farmington Hills, MI – The Farmington Hills Police Department is investigating a shooting at the Retreat of Farmington Hills Apartments located on Twelve Mile Road west of Middlebelt. The incident occurred at approximately 1:12 AM when officers responded to numerous 911 calls. Responding […]