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Plant Milkweed for Monarchs Says New Ferndale Group

April 12th 2015

Plant Milkweed for Monarchs Says New Ferndale Group (Rebecca Hammond, April 12, 2015) About five years ago, my husband and I headed to the UP after the Mackinac Bridge Walk. The Bridge Walk is spectacular and a must-do Michigan event, but added to the experience was the gentle cloud of Monarch butterflies heading south along […]

Questions Answered on Hazel Park Schools Challenges and Changes

April 11th 2015

Questions Answered on Hazel Park Schools Challenges and Changes (C. Proxmire, April 11, 2015) With new leadership in place at Hazel Park Schools, and a quickly moving plan for economic stability, parents, teachers and those losing their jobs have been concerned about the state of the school district. Last month a plan was approved that […]

Ferndale Students Raising Money to Attend DECA Conference

April 11th 2015

Ferndale Students Raising Money to Attend DECA Conference (Ashya Smith, April 11, 2015) My name is Ashya Smith and I am the President of the Ferndale DECA chapter. My teammate, Nia Dubon-Robinson and I, are members of DECA, an international organization that develops business and career skills for students. This year, Nia and I competed […]

Royal Oak Considers Cleaning Up Codes…

April 11th 2015

Royal Oak Considers Cleaning Up Codes, Removing License Requirements (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 11, 2015) The Royal Oak City Commission will be looking at a slew of local ordinances to remove the ones it deems unnecessary based on staff recommendations. The first of two readings on the proposed changes is scheduled for Monday night’s commission […]

Naturopathic Presentation in Birmingham April 16

April 11th 2015

Naturopathic Presentation in Birmingham April 16 (Birmingham Friends of Different Learners, April 11, 2015) Dr. Dimpi Patel, ND, Troy Naturopathic and Kathy Sinclair Pearson, parent Dr. Dimpi will be speaking about common natural remedies such as homeopathics, botanicals and herbal remedies for common ailments like a cough, cold, fever and ear infections.  She will have […]

PAL to Serve Pontiac Youth with Sports and Mentorship

April 11th 2015

PAL to Serve Pontiac Youth with Sports and Mentorship (compiled, April 12, 2015) Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard is joining forces with community leaders, sports figures and others who care about kids for the Police Athletic League (PAL). The mission of the PAL Program is to create a safe environment and a structure within which […]

Suspects Arrested in Possession of Cloned Credit Cards and Marijuana in Rochester Hills

April 10th 2015

Suspects Arrested in Possession of Cloned Credit Cards and Marijuana in Rochester Hills (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 10, 2015)   INCIDENT: 20:04 hrs. – City of Rochester Hills – Credit Card Fraud (Cloned Cards) # 15- 52424   SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the Speedway Gas Station at Rochester Rd and Tienken for a credit […]

Joe Reilly & Community Gardeners at Farmington Hills Earth Day Event April 22

April 10th 2015

Joe Reilly and Community Gardeners at Farmington Hills Earth Day Event April 22 (Farmington Hills Press Release, April 11, 2015) This year’s Earth Day event, which runs from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22 at Heritage Park, will feature a special FREE concert by Joe Reilly and the Community Gardeners at 6:30 p.m. […]

Fire Destroys Two School Buses, Damages Third in Birmingham

April 10th 2015

Fire Destroys Two School Buses, Damages Third in Birmingham (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, April 10, 2015) INCIDENT:  04:14 hrs. – City of Birmingham – Assist to the Fire Department / OCSO Fire Investigations Unit Assist # 15-52577 SUMMARY:  The City of Birmingham Fire Marshall requested the assistance of the OCSO Fire Investigations Unit for a […]

Royal Oak Nature Society Soiree at Elks Club April 24

April 10th 2015

Royal Oak Nature Society Soiree at Elks Club April 24 (Royal Oak Nature Society, April 10, 2015) WHEN:  Friday, April 24, 2015 WHERE: Royal Oak Elks Club   (2401 E. 4th Street at Stephenson Hwy, Royal Oak) TIME:  7:00 pm to 10:00 pm TICKET COST:  $10 in advance (advance ticket purchasers will get the first chance […]