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Why Garden: A Berkley Woman’s Springtime Musings

May 13th 2015

Why Garden: A Berkley Woman’s Springtime Musings (Christine Cantrell, PhD, May 13, 2015) Gardening is my passion in my free time. It is my way of grounding myself, meditating and creating beauty in my world. Once the snow is gone, I can be found wandering around my yard, tending to flowers, bushes and trees. Dividing […]

Waterford Memorial Day Parade May 25

May 12th 2015

  Waterford Memorial Day Parade May 25 (event listing) Waterford’s Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 25th at 10am. The parade begins on Dixie Hwy. at Sashabaw Rd. leaving from the Burke Lumber parking lot, and travels north on Dixie until it ends at the Drayton Plains Cemetery located at Dixie and Williams […]

Hazel Park Walking Club Each Tuesday Evening Through Sept.

May 12th 2015

Hazel Park Walking Club Each Tuesday Evening Through Sept. (event listing, ongoing) Hazel Park Neighborhood Enrichment is beginning a new Community Neighborhood Walking Club that will meet up on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 PM at various parks and locations within our city. The purposes are to encourage physical activity for our citizens and build a […]

Madison Hts Man Accused of Robbing/Carjacking DTE Worker in Pontiac

May 12th 2015

Madison Hts Man Accused of Robbing/Carjacking DTE Worker in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 12, 2015) INCIDENT: 11:56 hrs. – May 11, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery / Car Jacking: #15-70743 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to the 200 Block of E. Montcalm Ave (Detroit Edison Power Substation) regarding an armed robbery […]

Unidentified Body Found in Burning Van in Pontiac

May 12th 2015

Unidentified Body Found in Burning Van in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 12, 2015) INCIDENT:  12:53 hrs. -May 11, 2015 City of Pontiac – Arson Investigation/Fatal. #15-70766 SUMMARY:  Deputies along with the Waterford Regional Fire Department were dispatched to the 200 block of South Blvd. regarding a vehicle fire involving a small shed. The […]

Winning Student Masterpieces to Grace Ferndale Business Facades

May 11th 2015

Winning Student Masterpieces to Grace Ferndale Business Facades (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2015) The work of six high school students will soon be added to the multitude of public art pieces that grace the Ferndale community. The Ferndale Area Chamber teamed up with Ferndale Public Schools and the Downtown Development Authority to host an […]

Rare Tulips Among 51,000 at White Chapel – Photo Contest to Encourage Visitors

May 11th 2015

Rare Tulips Among 51,000 at White Chapel – Photo Contest to Encourage Visitors (White Chapel press release, May 11, 2015)   More than 51,000 tulips are starting to bloom at White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, located at 621 W. Long Lake Rd. (just West of I-75) in Troy. Metro Detroit area residents can see a […]

Support Group for Parents of Transgender Children Starting in W. Bloomfield May 14 and 18

May 11th 2015

Support Group for Parents of Transgender Children Starting in West Bloomfield May 14 and 18 (event listing, May 11, 2015)

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum

May 11th 2015

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) People cried.   And quite possibly that was the point. Opening up about suicide – whether you have lost a loved one, someone who survived an attempt, someone who has thought about it, a teacher, a counselor, a healthcare provider or […]

Hazel Park Superintendent Search Narrows, Next Round This Week

May 11th 2015

Hazel Park Superintendent Search Narrows, Next Round This Week (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2015)   Round two of Superintendent Interviews continues this week for Hazel Park Schools as the board considers which of three candidates will be best suited to lead the Vikings into a future that is hopefully bright and fiscally sound. The […]