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Woman Arrested with Taser Disguised as Cell Phone

August 26th 2013

The officer retrieved a Taser from the woman’s purse. The weapon was disguised as a pink colored cell phone. The officer also determined that Boles’ driver license was suspended. She was arrested.

Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Sept 13

August 26th 2013

An ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute band needs glitzy jackets, glittery gloves and 80’s regalia. It must pay studious attention to the intricate details of every original groove and gravity-defying dance step. It must demonstrate a commitment to the unforgettable musical legacy the King of Pop left us.

An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin Fundraiser Sept. 28

August 23rd 2013

Event:   An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin Date:     Saturday, September 28, 2013  Time:    7:30 p.m. Venue: The Berman Center for the Performing Arts 6600 W. Maple Rd. West Bloomfield, MI 48322 Description: “An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin,” a one-night, benefit performance by native Detroiter Lily Tomlin will take place on Sept. 28 at […]

Study Shows Results for Mental Health Court

August 23rd 2013

Study Shows Results for Mental Health Court (Michigan Supreme Court Press Release, Aug. 23, 2013) A three-year evaluation of 10 Michigan mental health courts finds that participants re-offend at significantly lower levels than comparable groups of offenders who do not participate in the mental health courts. The evaluation, which was conducted by the State Court […]

Study Shows Results for Mental Health Court

August 23rd 2013

Offenders who participate in mental health courts have serious and persistent mental illness, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, psychosis, or severe depression. The programs include treatment and drug testing, help with enrolling in classes and certificate programs, and assistance with pursuing a job, with close supervision by a judge, Schmucker said.

Speed Networking Event Sept 18 in Southfield

August 23rd 2013

Speed Networking Event Sept 18 in Southfield (Flagstar Press Release, Aug. 23, 2013) Flagstar Bank presents the Third Annual ‘Speed Networking’ event, which will bring together more than sixty professionals in the business and legal arena for a chance to network, exchange business cards, and promote their services.  It will be held on Wednesday, September […]

DIY Hosts “Art On The Run” To Benefit School Art Programs

August 23rd 2013

Runners can take a brief pause at the Jackson Pollock-themed splatter canvas where they will be handed a brush and can give a quick flick. Multiply that by a few hundred runners and a community masterpiece is revealed. The DIY 5k “Art on the Run” and 1 Mile Fun Run has 7 different canvas themes and a few surprises too.

Friday Fuzzy: Could this be your New Buddy?

August 23rd 2013

This week’s featured fuzzy is Buddy, a husky and chow chow mix who needs to find a home without small children or pets.

Police Report: Fatal Moped Accident

August 22nd 2013

The man was not wearing a helmet. When the moped struck the pole, the man went over the handle bars and struck his head into the pole.

2013 Ferndale Voter Information

August 22nd 2013

2013 Ferndale Voter Information MAYOR – 1 open seat Incumbent David Coulter, http://www.davecoulter.com Craig Covey, http://coveys-corner.blogspot.com/ Linda Parton, https//www.facebook.com/linda.skoniecznyparton Sherry Wells, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sherry-A-Wells-for-Mayor CITY COUNCIL – 2 open seats, four year term Incumbent Melanie C. Piana, http://www.melaniepiana.com Greg Pawlica, http://pawlica4ferndale.com/ LIBRARY BOARD – 2 partial term seats expiring January 1, 2018 Frank Castronova Adrienne Fazzolara LIBRARY […]