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What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo? Dress as Princess Leia Of Course.

October 26th 2014

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo? Dress as Princess Leia Of Course. (Tom Burns, orig. The Good Men Project, republished with permission, Oct. 26,2014) Ever since my daughter was old enough to make special requests, I’ve let her pick my Halloween costumes. Having kids at Halloween is […]

There Are No Lazy Students – Program for Parents and Teachers Nov. 5

October 26th 2014

There Are No Lazy Students – Program for Parents and Teachers Nov. 5 (FYA Press Release, Oct. 25, 2014) Ferndale Youth Assistance presents “There Are No Lazy Students” November 5th – 6:30 – 8:30 pm @ Ferndale High School Media Center – 881 Pinecrest, Ferndale This workshop is designed to teach parents and staff about […]

Seaholm Students Meet Congressional Candidates, Except Trott

October 25th 2014

Seaholm Students Meet 11th District Congressional Candidates, Except Trott (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 25, 2014) There is a saying in some social circles that you better show up or people will talk about you anyway. That certainly held true Monday when Congressional Candidate Dave Trott failed to come to a candidate forum specifically for […]

Hunter Safety Class Starts Nov. 6 in Hazel Park

October 25th 2014

Hunter Safety Class Starts Nov. 6 in Hazel Park (Sarah Verran, Oct. 25, 2014) Be certified and be safe! Take the DNR-approved Hunter Safety Class at the Hazel Park Rec. Center at 620 W Woodward Heights Blvd. According to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR), “Hunter education in Michigan has taught thousands of people […]

Ferndale Youth Assistance Bowl-A-Thon Nov. 9

October 25th 2014

Ferndale Youth Assistance Bowl-A-Thon Nov. 9 (Compiled, Oct. 25, 2014) Sunday, November 9 at 1:00pm – 4:00pm Luxury Lanes 600 E Nine, Ferndale, Michigan 48220 Our Kids Need You! Please join us for our annual Bowl-A-Thon to help raise money for youth of all ages in the Ferndale School District. The money raised at this […]

Blair Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary Celebration Nov. 3

October 25th 2014

Blair Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary Celebration Nov. 3 (Jennifer Gannod, Blair Memorial Library, Oct.25, 2014) Join the library on Monday evening, November 3, at 7PM, for a musical anniversary celebration with The John “Tbone” Paxton/Mike Zaporski Duo. Music from the 1920′s thru the 1950′s will be performed. The Blair Memorial Library is located in Downtown […]

Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Winners…

October 25th 2014

Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Winners of the 8th Annual Sunrise Pinnacle Awards (RRCC Press Release, Oct. 25, 2014) The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the 8th Annual Sunrise Pinnacle Awards ceremony.  The event took place on October 24th at the Royal Park Hotel in downtown Rochester. An […]

…FEMA, Water Rates, 3-60 & more at Senior Town Hall (video)

October 24th 2014

Mayor Coulter Talks FEMA, Water Rates, 3-60 and more at Senior Town Hall (video) (C. Proxmire, Oct. 24, 2014) A fall tradition in Ferndale is the annual Senior Town Hall, where the Mayor gives the town elders an update about what is going on in the community and answers even their toughest questions. For the […]

Holly Area – Meet the Candidates Forum Oct. 27

October 24th 2014

Holly Area – Meet the Candidates Forum Oct. 27 (Holly Area Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Oct. 24, 2014) October 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Karl Richter Campus 300 East St., Holly, MI 48442 United States Find out where the Candidates stand on important community issues. Evening’s Agenda: Opening Remarks Pledge of Allegiance […]

Bloomfield Hills Student Wins Recipe Contest, Meets First Lady

October 24th 2014

Bloomfield Hills Student Wins Recipe Contest, Meets First Lady (Bloomfield Hills Schools Press Release, Oct. 24, 2014) Elena Hirsch, 7th grade student at West Hills Middle School, won first place for the state of Michigan in the national recipe contest “The Healthy Lunchtime Challenge!” Hirsch was invited to join First Lady Michelle Obama at the […]