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Downtown Ferndale Seeking Outdoor Art for Two-Year Display

April 3rd 2015

Downtown Ferndale Seeking Outdoor Art for Two-Year Display (Ferndale DDA, April 4, 2015) Do you dabble or specialize in outdoor-medium arts? The Ferndale Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is searching for artists for our ART Town: The Exhibit, a two-year outdoor art exhibition throughout Downtown Ferndale.  The goal of the exhibit is to foster the excitement […]

NCRC#2: “The Final Test of Everything,” HUD Secretary Speaks on…

April 2nd 2015

NCRC#2: “The Final Test of Everything,” HUD Secretary Speaks on Fair Housing Mission (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 2, 2015) This is part of our series of stories from the National Community Reinvestment Coalition Conference in Washington DC from March 25-28, 2015. Learn more at www.ncrc.org. As Julian Castro grows into his role as the […]

Baker College in Auburn Hills Boasts of Highest Resolution Digital Sign in Michigan

April 2nd 2015

Baker College in Auburn Hills Boasts of Highest Resolution Digital Sign in Michigan (Baker College Press Release, April 2, 2015) Baker College of Auburn Hills – known for high-tech programs such as computer network technology, cyber security and CAD – can now also tout having the highest resolution light-emitting diode (LED) message sign in the […]

Suspects Sought in Baldwin Coin Laundry Robbery in Pontiac

April 2nd 2015

Suspects Sought in Baldwin Coin Laundry Robbery in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 2, 2015) INCIDENT: 00:57 hrs. – April 2 – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery # 15-48116 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 1500 block of Baldwin (Baldwin Coin Laundry) for an Armed Robbery. The victim stated that a man wearing a black […]

Rochester Area High School Students Can Apply for Youth Leadership Retreat

April 2nd 2015

Rochester Area High School Students Can Apply for Youth Leadership Retreat (Rochester Regional Chamber Press Release, April 2, 2015) Rochester area high school students interested in developing their leadership skills and growing awareness of the activities and needs of the greater Rochester community have an opportunity to meet with a variety of regional leaders this […]

Transgender Expression Reigns with Successful Day of Visibility

April 1st 2015

Transgender Expression Reigns with Successful Day of Visibility (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2015) “Expression is a human right,” said Rachel Weisserman who hosted the Transgender Day of Visibility at Five15 Royal Oak on Tuesday night. About 50 transgender people and allies joined together to celebrate expression and camaraderie for Transgender Day of Visibility. With […]

Ferndale Library Recommends: Jessica’s Springtime Picks

April 1st 2015

Ferndale Library Recommends: Jessica’s Springtime Picks (Jeff Milo, Ferndale Library Circulation Specialist, April 1, 2015) If there’s any service your library excels at, it’s guiding you towards your new favorite book. That’s why we contribute these bi-monthly recommendations to the Oakland County 115, so that every reader and patron served by our county-wide library consortium […]

Waterford Schools to Narrow Down Superintendent Candidates at April 16 Special Meeting

April 1st 2015

Waterford Schools to Narrow Down Superintendent Candidates at April 16 Special Meeting (Waterford Schools Press Release, April 1, 2015) The Waterford Board of Education is conducting a search for the next Waterford School District Superintendent. The Board will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, April 16, 2015 for the purpose of selecting candidates to be interviewed. […]

Best Location Will Win a Free Environmental Headshot – Deadline April 15

April 1st 2015

Best Location Will Win a Free Environmental Headshot – Deadline April 15 (Ron Warren, Ron Warren Photography, April 1, 2015) Win a free environmental portraitphotoshoot! THE GENERAL IDEA: Send me a photograph of an interesting indoor location (in SE Michigan) that you would like to be the setting for your environmental portrait photoshoot. The most […]

Royal Oak Police Raise Money for Camp Casey with Mustache March

April 1st 2015

Royal Oak Police Raise Money for Camp Casey with Mustache March (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2015) The Royal Oak Police doubled up their efforts to save the day through the month of March by growing mustaches and raising money for Camp Casey. The men grew mustaches while the women were able to wear fake […]