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Art in Ferndale City Hall: Kali Blache Reception Jan. 22

January 16th 2015

Art in Ferndale City Hall: Kali Blache Reception Jan. 22 (C. Proxmire, Jan. 16, 2015) Kali Blache describes her artwork as “colorful and happy.” And beginning Jan. 22 her multimedia pieces will brighten up the walls of Ferndale City Hall thanks to a new project by the Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission called “Arts@CityHall.” The […]

Supreme Court to Decide Gay Marriage by End of June

January 16th 2015

Supreme Court to Decide Gay Marriage by End of June (C. Proxmire, Jan. 16, 2015) The Supreme Court of the United States announced Friday they would hear four cases involving same-sex marriage, including the case brought by Hazel Park couple April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse. Cases will be heard from Michigan, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee, […]

Edible Front Yard Gardening Presentation Feb. 12

January 16th 2015

Edible Front Yard Gardening Presentation Feb. 12 (Ferndale Garden Club, Jan. 16, 2015) Ferndale Garden Club is hosting a presentation on “Edible Front Yard Gardening” by Lucas Harrison Zdenek on Thursday, February 12 at 7 p.m. at the Kulick Community Center, 1201 Livernois. For more information, call 248-541-6427. For more event listings go to http://oaklandcounty115.com/events/ […]

Huntington Woods Senior Needs Open House Jan. 26, Input Needed

January 16th 2015

Huntington Woods Senior Needs Open House Jan. 26, Input Needed (City of Huntington Woods Press Release, Jan. 17, 2015) As part of a Community Needs Assessment discussed below, a survey has been prepared to solicit information on the adequacy of our housing stock for seniors.  If you are a senior living in Huntington Woods or […]

FEF Annual Dinner Seeks Sponsors, Announces Oscars Theme March 13

January 16th 2015

FEF Annual Dinner Seeks Sponsors, Announces Oscars Theme March 13 (Barb Landry, Jan. 16, 2015) I am part of a great group called Ferndale Education Foundation that awards grants to teachers for projects in their classrooms, pays for tutoring, sponsors field trips, has visiting authors and so much more. Our budget is over $50,000 yearly […]

HP Youth Assistance & Firefighters Charity Bowling Fundraiser Feb. 14

January 16th 2015

Hazel Park Youth Assistance and Firefighters Charity Bowling Fundraiser Feb. 14 (Press Release, Jan. 16, 2015) On Valentine’s Day2015, Hazel Park Youth Assistance & Hazel Park Firefighters Charity Fund are hosting their 10th Annual Bowling Fundraiser. The event will take place at Hazel Park Bowl (24211 Hughes) and help to benefit MDA and Burn Camps […]

Oak Park Community Sing Feb. 11

January 16th 2015

Oak Park Community Sing Feb. 11 (Dawn Sketch, Jan. 16, 2015) Do you enjoy music? Do you like to sing? Join us in celebration of Black history Month for OPAACC’s first Community Sing led by Oak Parks’ own, internationally acclaimed chorus conductor and clinician, DeLashea Strawder. Community Sings bring people of all ages and skill […]

Make a Bird Feeder at Bloomfield Twp Library Feb. 16

January 16th 2015

Make a Bird Feeder at Bloomfield Twp Library Feb. 16 (BTPL Jan. 17, 2015) Celebrate National Bird Feeding Month Help make winter easier for your backyard birds.  Stop by the Youth Room on Monday, February 16 from 2-3 p.m., and create your own bird feeder and have some feathery fun. All ages are welcome. Registration is […]

LGBTQ&A Career Fair March 5

January 16th 2015

LGBTQ&A Career Fair March 5 (Compiled, Jan. 16, 2015) UM-Dearborn, in partnership with Affirmations, Pride Source Media, the Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber and the Out&Equal Detroit Affiliate are sponsoring an LGBTQ&A Career Fair on March 5, 2015 here at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Confirmed Employers thus far, recruiting for full time positions and co-op/internships include: […]

Hazel Park Town Hall to Discuss Fire Authority Millage Jan 20

January 15th 2015

Hazel Park Town Hall to Discuss Fire Authority Millage Jan 20 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 11, 2015) Tough times call for creative solutions, and Hazel Park City Manager Ed Klobucher has come up with an innovative way to secure new funding, without having to cut fire services. The solution will require a unique partnership with […]