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Guest Blog: Life-Changing Experience of Hosting an Exchange Student

March 1st 2016

Guest Blog: Life-Changing Experience of Hosting an Exchange Student (Paul Johnson, March 1, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Major life changes happen in a lot of different ways, buying your first house, marriage, having kids, mine happened when I decided to host a high school exchange student from Spain for a year. Single gay men don’t […]

Job Listings ~ March 1, 2016

March 1st 2016

Job Listings ~ March 1, 2016 Welcome to this edition’s Job Listing.  This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works.  There are several Michigan Works Office through Oakland County that provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out the Ferndale Michigan Works site at http://www.ferndaleschools.org/community/miworks/job-flash/.  Also, a great […]

Guest Legal Blog: Does Your Will Include Digital Assets?

March 1st 2016

Guest Legal Blog: Does Your Will Include Digital Assets? (Galloway and Collens, PLLC, March 1, 2016) When people consider estate planning and ensuring the proper distribution of personal property, most may only think about physical property. However, digital assets are also part of many Michigan estates in current times. These issues can typically be addressed by […]

Deputies Seek Information in Fatal Hit and Run in Oxford UPDATED

March 1st 2016

Deputies Seek Information in Fatal Hit and Run in Oxford (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, March 1, 2016) UPDATED BELOW…. The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Unit is assisting Deputies from the Sheriff’s Oxford Twp. Sub-station with a Hit & Run Fatal Pedestrian Crash that occurred on Drahner Rd. east of Olive Dr. in Oxford Township. […]

Origami Club at Berkley Library March 7

February 29th 2016

Origami Club at Berkley Library March 7 (EVENT page) Berkley, MI – Monday, March 7 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. If you’re interested in origami or are a seasoned folder, stop by the library’s new origami club! This club provides an opportunity to learn and explore with like-minded individuals. To register, visit http://goo.gl/2oHwbP or call 248-658-3440. […]

Business Classes and Workshops Available in March

February 29th 2016

Business Classes and Workshops Available in March (Advantage Oakland, Feb. 29, 2016) The Oakland County One Stop Shop Business Center is offering March Workshops to help take your start-up or seasoned business to the next level. Classes range from business expansion to mastering LinkedIn and small business loan assistance. Register now to speak with experts and business […]

Ferndale High School Cleared of Potential Threat

February 29th 2016

Ferndale High School Cleared of Potential Threat (Feb. 29, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  Ferndale High School was on alert this morning as police responded to a phoned-in threat. Communications Director William Good issued the following statement: “This morning Ferndale High School received a non-specific threatening phone call.  The Ferndale Police Department was immediately contacted and […]

Red Cross Community Blood Drive in Southfield March 10

February 28th 2016

Red Cross Community Blood Drive in Southfield March 10 (EVENT page) Southfield, MI – The city of Southfield and the American Red Cross will sponsor the 14th annual Southfield Community Blood Drive on Thursday, March 10 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Southfield Pavilion, 26000 Evergreen Road at 10½ Mile Road. The need […]

Charitable, Upscale Resale Shop in Rochester Helps Community

February 28th 2016

Charitable, Upscale Resale Shop in Rochester Helps Community (ALCM Press Release, Feb. 28, 2016) Rochester, MI – Spreading generosity is easy at the ReSale Connection in downtown Rochester. With every purchase made, shoppers get something for themselves, while simultaneously giving something to a person in need. The ReSale Connection is an upscale resale shop, located […]

Ferndale’s UHS Prepares Move, Community Mtg. March 7

February 28th 2016

Ferndale’s UHS Prepares Move, Community Mtg. March 7 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – As you may know already, Ferndale’s University High School (UHS) will be moving from its current home on Paxton and University to the Coolidge school building on Bermuda between Drayton and Oakridge, starting in the 2016-2017 school year. Citizens for a Fair […]