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Windows Smashed and ATMs Stolen in Hazel Park and Ferndale

August 26th 2015

Windows Smashed and ATMs Stolen in Hazel Park and Ferndale (compiled, Aug. 26, 2015) Thieves smashed in the windows of two businesses, wrapped a chain around the ATM, jerked them free, and carried them away according to an article in The Daily Tribune.  Two men in hoodies picked up the machines . The first was […]

2015: Best Year Yet for Hazel Park Art Fair

August 25th 2015

2015: Best Year Yet for Hazel Park Art Fair (C. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2015) This weekend was Lindsay Phillips first time ever having a booth at an art fair! With the branding of Orchid Originals, she sold a variety of baby items like crocheted owl baby hats and little pillows with a pouch so kids […]

…Car Falls from Hauling Trailer during Accident on I-75

August 25th 2015

Driver Critically Injured When Car Falls from Hauling Trailer during Accident on I-75 (Michigan State Police, Aug. 25, 2015) Serious Traffic Crash: On August 25, 2015 at approximately 12:30 PM, troopers from   the Metro Post were dispatched to a traffic crash involving a car hauler (3500 Dodge   Ram with 3 vehicle capacity trailer) and a […]

Suspected Burglar Picks Bad Spot to Leave Getaway Bicycle

August 25th 2015

Suspected Burglar Picks Bad Spot to Leave Getaway Bicycle (Ferndale Police, Aug. 25, 2015) On 08/22/15 at about 6:30 a.m. Ferndale Police arrested Dangelo Montaris JORGENSEN for breaking into a home on the 900 Block of W. Oakridge, and for breaking into a car in the same area. A resident stated that he was backing […]

Red Oaks Hosting Dog Swim at the Water Park Sept. 13

August 24th 2015

Red Oaks Hosting Dog Swim at the Water Park Sept. 13 (event listing) Location Red Oaks Waterpark Start Time 9/13/2015 12:00 PM End Time 9/13/2015 4:55 PM Category Dog Programs Description Oakland County Parks and Recreation celebrates the close of the waterpark season with the 11th annual Dog Swim at Red Oaks Waterpark. The dogs-only […]

Donor Steps in to Save & Rebuild Jewish Community Ctr…

August 24th 2015

Donor Steps in to Save and Rebuild Jewish Community Center in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2015) “The name of the building will be JPM.” This sentence brought the crowd at the Jewish Community Center in Oak Park to claps and cheers as they listened eagerly to a major announcement made by leaders […]

Satanic Temple Joins in Planned Parenthood Demonstration… (video)

August 24th 2015

Satanic Temple Joins in Planned Parenthood Demonstration, Sent Away by Police (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2015) A video has surfaced from Saturday’s protests against Planned Parenthood showing a theatrical protest performance by Detroit Satanic Temple actors being broken up by Ferndale Police.  The video was made by the organization. The Aug. 22 protest was […]

For First Time Ever, Every Retailer Passed Tobacco Sales Tests

August 24th 2015

For First Time Ever, Every Retailer Passed Tobacco Sales Tests (Oakland County Health Division Press Release, Aug. 24, 2015) For the first time ever, Oakland County retailers did not sell any tobacco products to youth during recent undercover inspections, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced today. The Oakland County Health Division conducted the annual inspection […]

Berkley Warns: Curb Painting is Not Mandatory, Not a City Service

August 24th 2015

Berkley Warns: Curb Painting is Not Mandatory, Not a City Service (City of Berkley press release, Aug. 24, 2015) The Berkley Public Safety Department is aware that a private entity is placing flyers in the neighborhood notifying residents that their address will be painted on the curb.  Be advised that this service is not offered […]

Ru2015 Inspirational Event to Feature Jewel… Sept 19

August 24th 2015

Ru2015 Inspirational Event to Feature Jewel, Marianne Williamson, Ava DuVernay, Rickie Byars Beckwith, Leymah Gbowee, Cokie Roberts, Kem Sept. 19 (Renaissance Unity event listing) Jewel, Marianne Williamson, Ava DuVernay, Rickie Byars Beckwith, Leymah Gbowee, Cokie Roberts, Kem & YOU on Saturday, September 19, 2015! www.ru2015.org Renaissance 2015 is a powerful and transformative one-day event that […]