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Celebrate 175 Years of Berkley Schools with Ceremony May 28

May 22nd 2015

Celebrate 175 Years of Berkley Schools with Ceremony May 28 (event listing) On Thursday, May 28 at 7 pm, the Historical Society of Berkley, MI and the Berkley Alumni Association will present the Berkley School District with a Michigan Sesquicentennial Milestone Award for serving the students of the Berkley School District for over 150 years. […]

Shooting Victim Mandral Ross, Dies

May 22nd 2015

Shooting Victim Mandral Ross, Dies (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 22, 2015) Update: Mandral Ross, age 19 of Pontiac died today at 1:04PM at McLaren Oakland Hospital in Pontiac. An autopsy will be performed by the Oakland County Medical Examiner tomorrow.  The case will be presented to the Oakland County Prosecutor’s’ Office on Saturday. His […]

Clay, Glass & Metal Show in Royal Oak June 14

May 22nd 2015

Clay, Glass & Metal Show in Royal Oak June 14 (event listing) Event – Date & Time: Saturday, June 13, 2015 – 10:00am – Sunday, June 14, 2015 – 5:00pm The 21st Annual Clay, Glass & Metal Show is one of the jewels of Royal Oak taking place Saturday, June 13 from 10am-7pm and Sunday, […]

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County

May 21st 2015

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County (C. Proxmire, May 20, 2015) As Memorial Day approaches people through SE Michigan prepare to honor those who have done military service. Check out the parades and events in the area: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Hazel Park Memorial Festival http://oaklandcounty115.com/2015/05/19/memorial-day-festival-and-events-in-hazel-park-may-21-25/ Friday, May 22, 2015 Southfield City Hall […]

Two Men Injured by Gunshots in Pontiac – UPDATED

May 21st 2015

Two Men Injured by Gunshots in Pontiac (compiled, May 21, 2015) INCIDENT:  13:48 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Double Shooting Investigation.  #15-76725   SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the area of N. Johnson Street for a report of a gunshot victim.  When deputies arrived, the victim had already walked into Doctor’s Hospital. The victim suffered […]

Auburn Hills Welcomes Sweets! – Age Friendly Café

May 21st 2015

Auburn Hills Welcomes Sweets! – Age Friendly Café (Steve Cohen, Auburn Hills Director of Community Development, May 21, 2015) Family owned and operated Sweets!, located at 3395 Auburn Road in Downtown Auburn Hills, has started a new initiative in honor of the City’s Age-Friendly Auburn Hills program. Tuesday’s are now “Senior Day” at this one-of-a-kind café.  Seniors citizens can […]

2015 Ferndale Good Neighbor Awards (video)

May 20th 2015

2015 Ferndale Good Neighbor Awards (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 20, 2015)   Ferndale is full of good neighbors, and the annual Citizens for Fair Ferndale Good Neighbor Awards recognized several of them Tuesday night. Award winners came from all corners of the city, and were honored for the many things that make the Ferndale […]

Recyclebank Grants Help Green Programs at Rochester Hills Schools

May 20th 2015

Recyclebank Grants Help Green Programs at Rochester Hills Schools (press release, May 20, 2015) Thanks to the City’s partnership with Recyclebank and the support of the residents who donated their recycling points, four Rochester Community Schools received nearly $10,000 to implement green projects at their schools. Mayor Bryan K. Barnett and the Rochester Community School […]

Beyond a Ferndale Basement: Candle Wick Shoppe’s New Spot

May 20th 2015

Beyond a Ferndale Basement: Candle Wick Shoppe’s New Spot (Candle Wick Shoppe Press Release, May 20, 2015) Jacki Smith, Patty Shaw and Phoenix move their garden level store, the Candle Wick Shoppe formally at 195 W 9 Mile to street level and do it with a nod to the good old days. 175 W 9 […]

Greater Rochester Heritage Days May 23-24

May 20th 2015

Greater Rochester Heritage Days May 23-24 (event listing)