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Royal Oak Re-branding Revealed

October 25th 2013

Royal Oak Re-branding Revealed (City of Royal Oak Press Release, Oct. 25, 2013) Action and culture, new urban and authentic, inclusive and progressive. These are the characteristics that define the City of Royal Oak, and its new brand. The updated brand consists of a new logo, tagline, and departmental icons to tie everything together.  The […]

Taste of Ferndale Brings Community Foundation Support

October 24th 2013

Taste of Ferndale Brings Community Foundation Support (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 24, 2013) The “social event of the year” took place Oct. 23 with dozens of Ferndalians and friends gathering at The Loving Touch for Taste of Ferndale.  The annual event raises money for the Ferndale Community Foundation. Food from several local businesses was featured, […]

FHS Hijinx & Hilarity Concert Oct. 24

October 23rd 2013

FHS Hijinx & Hilarity Concert Oct. 24 (Ferndale Schools, Oct. 23, 2013) This isn’t your ordinary concert! Come experience fun, frolic and mayhem at our annual FHS Hijinx and Hilarity Concert, featuring the Ferndale High Orchestras and Choirs. Expect the unexpected! And don’t forget – there will be a costume parade for the little ones, so be sure to […]

Angels Night Fun Fest in Pontiac Oct. 30

October 23rd 2013

Angels Night Fun Fest in Pontiac (C. Proxmire, Oct. 23, 2013) The Oakland County Sheriff’s Department is hosting their annual Angel’s Night Fun Fest in Pontiac for area kids on Oct. 30.  The fun goes from 5pm-7pm at the Howard Dell Community Center.  There will be treats, hayrides, games, music, a rock climbing wall and […]

Recycling Tour Times Available for SOCRRA-Area Groups

October 22nd 2013

Recycling Tour Times Available for SOCRRA-Area Groups (C. Proxmire, Oct. 22, 2013) SOCRRA [Southeast Oakland County Resource Recovery Authority] is getting ready for America Recycles 2013 by reaching out to area groups and inviting them to come in for tours of their Troy-based sorting facility. There they take plastic, metal, paper, and other recyclable items […]

Miss Representation at Ferndale High School, Oct. 28

October 21st 2013

Miss Representation Screening at Ferndale High School- Monday, Oct. 28 (Citizens for Fair Ferndale Press Release, Oct. 21, 2013) Last year, CFF coordinated carpooling to a screening of Miss Representation at Oakland University. We also donated two copies of the film to the Ferndale Public Library. Ferndale High School and Ferndale Youth Assistance are sponsoring […]

Have You Pledged Your Reader Support?

October 21st 2013

Have You Pledged Your Reader Support? (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2013) As the Ferndale 115 News expands into a county-wide framework, it’s important that we show what kind of support this online news project has, and get a steady stream of funding going.  Our goal is to encourage journalism’s revival, with a grassroots approach […]

City of Royal Oak News Updates

October 21st 2013

City of Royal Oak News Updates (City of Royal Oak, Oct. 21, 2013) Voter Information Center: http://www.michigan.gov/vote Royal Oak participates in the State-wide QVF system and the City’s voting records are available from this system. From there you can do the following: ·         Determine if you are registered to vote ·         Find your polling location […]

Oakland Township Hunter Lost and Found

October 21st 2013

Oakland Township Hunter Lost and Found (Oakland Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Oct 21, 2013) INCIDENT:  12:41 hrs, 10-17-13 – Oakland Township Lost Hunter   #13-160684 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the area of Lake George Rd. and Predmore Rd. to search a wooded area for a hunter lost in the woods. The hunter called 911 and stated that […]

Ferndale Police Report: Drunk Driver Hits Police Car and Flees

October 21st 2013

Ferndale Police Report: Drunk Driver Hits Police Car and Flees (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, Oct.21, 2013) Ferndale Police arrested a woman Sunday night after she ran a red light and crashed into a police car on 8 Mile road. After the crash, the woman fled the scene. She was caught shortly after. Andreana SEAY, […]