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Zombie Pub Crawl in Downtown Ferndale Nov. 1

October 21st 2014

Zombie Pub Crawl in Downtown Ferndale Nov. 1 (Michigan AIDS Coalition Press Release, Oct. 21, 2014) Day of the Dead Zombie & Halloween pub crawl, Halloween weekend – Saturday, 11.1.14 Event time 3-9pm / post apocalypse parties 9pm The “Walk of the Undead” commences at 3PM at Twist Nightclub (previously Boogie Fever). The infection will […]

SMART Bus Driver Fell Asleep Before Hitting Seven Cars in W. Bloomfield

October 21st 2014

SMART Bus Driver Fell Asleep Before Hitting Seven Cars in W. Bloomfield (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2014) Two people were seriously injured when a SMART bus driver fell asleep at the wheel on Monday at around 6pm. The 65-year-old driver was on Maple Road near Middle Belt, traveling westbound when the bus went over […]

Royal Oak to Have Crime Prevention Meeting Nov. 11

October 21st 2014

Royal Oak to Have Crime Prevention Meeting Nov. 11 (press release, Oct. 21, 2014) The Royal Oak Crime Prevention Council is announcing the Fall Block Captains Meeting will be held on Nov. 11 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the Royal Oak Police Department’s second floor conference room. The meeting is open to all neighborhood […]

Driver of Vehicle Fatally Shot in Pontiac, Second Victim in Serious Condition

October 21st 2014

Driver of Vehicle Fatally Shot in Pontiac, Second Victim in Serious Condition (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 21, 2014)   INCIDENT 23:35 Hrs. – Oct 20 – City Of Pontiac – Homicide  #14-166574   SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 300 block of Linda Vista for multiple shots fired in the area. Upon arrival, deputies discovered […]

Hazel Park Debuts Dog Park Oct. 23

October 20th 2014

Hazel Park Debuts Dog Park Oct. 23 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2014) After months of fundraising by residents, the City of Hazel Park is ready to unveil The Hazel Park Dog Park. Located on Cousins between Woodward Heights and 10 Mile, the park will give friendly pooches a place to play and run free. […]

Oxford Man Shoots Ceiling in Domestic Assault Incident

October 20th 2014

Oxford Man Shoots Ceiling in Domestic Assault Incident (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Oct. 20,2014)   INCIDENT:  13:03 Hrs. – Oct. 17 – Oxford Township – Domestic Assault / Weapons Violation   #14-164675 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to an address in the 500 block of Worthington on a report of a Domestic Assault.  Upon arrival Deputies determined that […]

Forum: Knollenberg v. Peltonen and Howrylak v. Kerwin (video)

October 19th 2014

Double Duty Candidate Forum: Knollenberg v. Peltonen and Howrylak v. Kerwin (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 19, 2014)   The League of Women Voters doubled up on a candidate forum last week, presenting candidates for the 13th District State Senate Seat and the 41st District State Representative Seat. All four candidates answered the same questions […]

The Deer, the Pig and the Cockatoo: A PR Love Story (video)

October 19th 2014

The Deer, the Pig and the Cockatoo: A Pleasant Ridge Love Story (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.19, 2014) “There’s a reason people call stubborn people pig-headed,” said Tracey Leigh Bechard Magiera. The Pleasant Ridge mother and friend to animals everywhere knows this first-hand. Magiera can often be seen walking in Pleasant Ridge with one or […]

Shop Oak Park Holiday Bazaar Nov. 9

October 19th 2014

Shop Oak Park Holiday Bazaar Nov. 9 (City of Oak Park, Oct. 19, 2014) The Shop Oak Park Holiday Bazaar is on Sunday, Nov. 9 from 11am to 4pm at the Oak Park Community Center. The goal of the Bazaar is to keep it local, featuring local businesses and artists. The event is promoted to […]

Ferndale Library Picks: Susan’s Picks for Teen Read Week

October 18th 2014

Ferndale Library Picks: Susan’s Picks for Teen Read Week Happy Teen Read Week, everybody! (Jeff Milo, FPL, Oct. 18, 2014) Now that we’re well into the 21st century…we are seeing the maturation of a new generation, entering their teens and young adulthood, who have been raised with the Internet. The ability to read and process information […]