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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 […]

State Police & Fire Safety Series #2: Fireworks

June 26th 2018

State Police & Fire Safety Series #2: Fireworks (Michigan State Police, June 26, 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 […]

24 Year Old Drowns Trying to Clean Trash from Clinton River in Pontiac

June 25th 2018

24 Year Old Drowns Trying to Clean Trash from Clinton River in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 25, 2018) Pontiac, MI – INCIDENT:  13:40 Hrs. – City of Pontiac – Drowning / OCSO Dive Team Activation – #18-119033   SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the Dawson Mill Pond Dam located in Beaudette Park on a […]

Seating & Stage Among Proposed Changes to Ferndale’s Schiffer Park

June 25th 2018

Seating & Stage Among Proposed Changes to Ferndale’s Schiffer Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 25, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale City Council will be considering changes to Schiffer Park at the corner of W. 9 Mile and Planavon in Downtown Ferndale, with a presentation expected at Monday night’s council meeting. According to city documents, the […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Renee Watson for State Senate Dist. 14

June 25th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Renee Watson for State Senate Dist. 14 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 25, 2018) Brandon Township, Fenton, Groveland Township, Highland Township, Holly Township, Lake Angelus, Rose Township, Springfield Township, Waterford Township, Grand Blanc, and Fenton, MI – Renee Watson is running in the Democratic Primary for State Senate for the 14th District. Also on […]