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Lots to Do Touted in Berkley Recreation’s Summer Update Video

July 16th 2014

Lots to Do Touted in Berkley Recreation’s Summer Update Video (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 16, 2014) Berkley Recreation has put together a short video touting some of the community’s summer offerings, including the various sports teams and kids camps that are offered. Upcoming camps include skateboard camp, how to train a dragon, safety camp, shoot […]

State Senator Introduces Legislation to Rein in Fireworks

July 16th 2014

State Senator Introduces Legislation to Rein in Fireworks (Senator Glenn S. Anderson Press Release, July 16, 2014) After another July 4th resulting in countless complaints, injuries and outcry from local officials and citizens across the state, State Senator Glenn S. Anderson (D-Westland) will introduce legislation this week to restore Michigan’s fireworks law back to its […]

This Weeks Job Listings

July 15th 2014

This Weeks Job Listings (compiled, July 15, 2014) Welcome to This Week’s Job Listing.  This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works.  All Michigan Works Offices provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out their website at http://ferndalecareercenter.wordpress.com. SPECIAL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The Oakland County 115 News Hub is hiring salespeople […]

21-Year-Old Madison Heights Woman Drowns in Clinton River

July 15th 2014

21-Year-Old Madison Heights Woman Drowns in Clinton River (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 15, 2014) Shelby Township Police confirm that a 21-year-old Madison Heights woman died Monday night while swimming in the Clinton River. She and a female friend were swimming at River Bends Park when the woman went under water and did not come back […]

Ferndale Library Picks with Board President Pat Dengate

July 15th 2014

Ferndale Library Picks with Board President Pat Dengate (Jeff Milo, FPL Circulation Specialist, July 15, 2014) Pat Dengate has been serving on our Board of Trustees for five years, with nearly two full years as President. Mr Dengate is also an esteemed local artist with talents in woodcut prints and illustration. Naturally, then, he also […]

Candidate Forum for 11th Congressional District – July 16 in Milford

July 15th 2014

Candidate Forum for 11th Congressional District – July 16 in Milford (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 15, 2014) The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for the 11th Congressional District on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 7pm. The forum will take place at Milford High School. The 11th Congressional District includes part of […]

Deadline for Senior Olympics is July 16, Events Aug. 6-24

July 14th 2014

Deadline for Senior Olympics is July 16, Events Aug. 6-24 (press release, July 14, 2014) Michigan Senior Olympics (MSO) will be hosting the 35th Anniversary of the summer games August 6-17 & 23-24, 2014 at various locations throughout Oakland County.  Registration deadline is July 16th. Men and women, 50+ compete in events including archery, badminton, […]

Meet Birmingham’s New City Manager: Joseph Valentine (video)

July 13th 2014

Meet Birmingham’s New City Manager: Joseph Valentine (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 13, 2014) When Joseph Valentine took an internship in the Birmingham City Manager’s Office 17 years ago, he had no idea that he would one day be managing the city himself. But after rising through the ranks and a couple stints as Interim […]

Help Getting Government Contracts Available…

July 13th 2014

Help Getting Government Contracts Available to Oakland Co. Businesses (Oakland County Press Release, July 13, 2014)   Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center will soon be offering free counseling services that can help businesses interested in obtaining government contracts at the local, state and federal levels. Beginning Wednesday, Schoolcraft College’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center […]

Robina Rhapsody in Berkley this Thursday, July 17

July 13th 2014

Robina Rhapsody in Berkley this Thursday, July 17 (complied, July 13, 2014) The Berkley Junior Women’s Club presents the Aaron Vaughn Band in a family friendly summer concert on Thursday, July 17, 2014, 6:00 PM. The fun will be next to the theatre marquee on the north side of 12 mile, at the corner of […]