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The Witch of Delray Author at Huntington Woods Library March 28

March 17th 2018

The Witch of Delray Author at Huntington Woods Library March 28 Huntington Woods, MI- Wednesday, March 28 at 7:00 p.m. Huntington Woods Public Library, 26415 Scotia Rd, Huntington Woods, MI 48070. Karen Dybis, author of Better Made in Michigan, has published a new book: The Witch of Delray: Rose Veres and Detroit’s Infamous 1930s Murder […]

Holly Clock Tower Knocked Down in Crash

March 16th 2018

Holly Clock Tower Knocked Down in Crash (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 16, 2018) Holly, MI – As it laid on the sidewalk, metal mangled and glass smashed, the hands of the Holly Clock Tower remained stopped at the time it was struck by a vehicle that had lost control at the intersection of Saginaw Street […]

Reporter Food: Baton Rouge Crawfish Cakes at Howe’s Bayou

March 16th 2018

Reporter Food: Baton Rouge Crawfish Cakes at Howe’s Bayou (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI – One of my favorite places to go to eat and write is Howe’s Bayou at 22848 Woodward Ave in Downtown Ferndale. They’ve been a sponsor of Oakland County Times since back when it was Ferndale 115 nine […]

I Got Rhythm Evening Storytime at Berkley Library March 27

March 16th 2018

I Got Rhythm Evening Storytime at Berkley Library March 27 Berkley, MI – Evening Storytime: I Got the Rhythm Tuesday, March 27 at 6:00 p.m. Join us for a special evening storytime all about music and rhythm based on this year’s Ready to Read Michigan book I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison. Come read, […]

Two Intoxicated Men Arrested for Indiscriminately Shooting Near Clinton River Trail

March 16th 2018

Two Intoxicated Men Arrested for Indiscriminately Shooting Near Clinton River Trail (Oakland County Sheriffs Office, March 16, 2018) FROM DAY SHIFT:  03-14-2018, 07:00 hrs. THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT:  03-15-2018, 07:00 hrs. INCIDENT: 18:30 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Shots Fired / Reckless Discharge of a Firearm While Intoxicated / OCSO Aviation Unit Call Out – […]

Crime Scene Investigation Presentation March 21

March 15th 2018

Crime Scene Investigation Presentation March 21 Oak Park, MI – Wednesday, March 21 6:15 p.m. Oak Park Public Library, 14300 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park, MI 48237. Are you a true crime fan? Come discover what it’s like to really work a crime scene.  Program is presented by the Oak Park Public Safety Department Evidence […]

Ferndale Students Walk Out to Remember 17 Lives Lost in Florida School Shooting

March 15th 2018

Ferndale Students Walk Out to Remember 17 Lives Lost in Florida School Shooting (Cheryl Weiss, March 15, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Over 400 students streamed outside from all directions into the courtyard at Ferndale Middle School and Ferndale High School at 9:55am on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 to join the national #ENOUGH National School Walkout.  […]

Reporter Food: Woodward Melt at Lafayette Market

March 15th 2018

Reporter Food: Woodward Melt at Lafayette Market (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – Lunch at the Lafayette Market was a wonderful experience.  The market has a nice open feel with plenty of tables and people to run into.  I was there last week to meet with the Director of the Pontiac Regional […]

Plans Underway for Lakeview Townhouses in Novi

March 15th 2018

Plans Underway for Lakeview Townhouses in Novi (Drew Saunders, March 15, 2018) Novi, MI -A Robertson Brothers Homes proposal to construct 57 townhomes along Old Novi Road was met with concerns from potential neighbors at a public information meeting at Novi Library, Monday evening. Plans have not yet been submitted to the planning commission. This […]

I-94 Closure this Weekend, Alternative Routes Named

March 15th 2018

I-94 Closure this Weekend, Alternative Routes Named (MDOT, March 14, 2018)   Detroit, MI -Weather permitting, both directions of I-94 will be closed between Conner Avenue and I-75 in Detroit this weekend for demolition of the M-3 (Gratiot Avenue) and Chene Street overpasses. In addition to the bridge demolition, crews will be deployed for detailed […]