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Author Talks about “Jacobson’s: I Miss it So!” at Oak Park Library April 11

April 3rd 2017

Author Talks about “Jacobson’s: I Miss it So!” at Oak Park Library April 11 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI – From the time Abram Jacobson opened his first Jacobson’s Store in Reed City, Michigan in 1968 until its last 18 stores closed in bankruptcy in 2002, “Jake’s” was known as an elegant, regional department chain […]

Cass Lake Rd Between Front St & Stapleton Closed April 8 – 9

April 3rd 2017

Cass Lake Rd Between Front St & Stapleton Closed April 8 – 9 (Road Commission for Oakland County, April 3, 2017)  Keego Harbor, MI – The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has authorized the closure of Cass Lake Road between Front Street and Stapleton Drive, in Keego Harbor, to through traffic on April 8 […]

Birmingham Shopping District Board Appoints New Executive Director

April 2nd 2017

Birmingham Shopping District Board Appoints New Executive Director (BSD, April 3, 2017) BIRMINGHAM, MI,– The Birmingham Shopping District (BSD) Board of Directors recently announced the appointment of its new Executive Director, Ingrid Tighe. On March 29, Tighe was unanimously appointed to serve as Executive Director of the Birmingham Shopping District beginning Monday, April 17, 2017. “Following an […]

MML#5 – Are Cities Prepared for Autonomous Vehicles?

April 2nd 2017

MML#5 – Are Cities Prepared for Autonomous Vehicles? (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2017) Lansing, MI – There are two statistics that stood out in the presentation about autonomous vehicles at the Michigan Municipal Conference in March. The first is that 94% of auto accidents are caused by human error. The second is that the […]

Howrylak, Ellison and Webber Introduce Bipartisan Bill Against Distracted Driving

April 2nd 2017

Howrylak, Ellison and Webber Introduce Bipartisan Bill Against Distracted Driving (Traffic Improvement Association, April 2, 2017) SOUTHFIELD, MI -Jim Santilli, chief executive officer of the Transportation Improvement Association, and State Rep. Martin Howrylak (R-Troy) today announced distracted driving legislation they’ve designed with the goal of reducing fatalities, injuries, and traffic crashes in Michigan. “When operating […]

Petitioners Giving False Information to Thwart Parking Deck Plans

April 2nd 2017

Petitioners Giving False Information to Thwart Parking Deck Plans (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2017) Ferndale, MI –  Plans are in the design phase for a parking deck in Downtown Ferndale, but petitioners spreading false information could undermine the project. The plan is to build a 4 story mixed use structure that would take the […]

300 Needed to Carry Signs for MI Fallen Foot Float May 29 in Ferndale

April 1st 2017

300 Needed to Carry Signs for MI Fallen Foot Float May 29 in Ferndale (Event Page) Ferndale, MI – Volunteers are needed to take part in a solemn tradition to honor the Michigan women and men who have lost their lives in service. The Michigan’s Fallen Foot Float is part of Ferndale’s annual Memorial Day […]

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – April 1st Edition

April 1st 2017

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – April 1st Edition Welcome to this edition’s Job Listing. This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works. There are several Michigan Works Office through Oakland County that provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out the Ferndale Michigan Works […]

Holly Welcomes New Owners to Holly Antiques (video)

April 1st 2017

Holly Welcomes New Owners to Holly Antiques (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2017) Holly, MI – With over 100 guests, charming music, incredible bouquets and an eclectic spread of appetizers and desserts, the new owners of Holly Antiques made an elegant first impression with their ribbon cutting Friday. Jerome Raska and Robbin Yelverton purchased […]

Berkley Discussion Helps Residents Fight Rats

April 1st 2017

Berkley Discussion Helps Residents Fight Rats (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2017) Berkley, MI – In the war against rats, it is easy to want to blame one’s neighbor.  Yet there are things that everybody can do to help reduce the presence of rats in their own yards.  These methods for the focus of the […]

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