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2018 Candidate Interview: Andrea Hodges for Clawson School Board

October 17th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Andrea Hodges for Clawson School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.17, 2018) Clawson, MI- Andrea Hodges is running for re-election to Clawson Public School Board. There are four people running for four seats. Candidates are: Andrea Hodges, Thomas J. Reed, Jr., Ted Verner and Kimberly Ann Zarnick (write in). This is a […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Roland Hwang for Northville School Board

October 17th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Roland Hwang for Northville School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.17, 2018) Northville, Novi, Lyon Township, Salem, MI- Roland Hwang is running for re-election to Northville School Board.  There are four people running for three positions. Candidates are: Roland Hwang, Angela Jaafar, Suzanne Lynn and James Mazurek. This is a non-partisan position […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Ana Cole for Ortonville Village Trustee

October 17th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Ana Cole for Ortonville Village Trustee (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.17, 2018) Ortonville, MI- Ana Cole is running for Ortonville Village Trustee. There are six people running for three seats. Candidates are: Ana Cole, Pat George, Anthony Graybill, Larry Hayden, Mark A. Robertson, and James Austin Webb. This is a non-partisan position […]

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 […]