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Jack Lloyd Gets Warm Farewell from Hazel Park Community

June 29th 2014

Jack Lloyd Gets Warm Farewell from Hazel Park Community (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2014) Saturday was an endless stream of smiles and hugs for Jack Lloyd, who recently resigned as Mayor of Hazel Park. A reception was at the Viking Arena, complete with a buffet of delicious food, presentations of proclamations, and of course […]

Man Shot Stray Pit Bull in Orion Township to Ward Off Attack

June 29th 2014

Man Shot Stray Pit Bull in Orion Township to Ward Off Attack (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., June 29, 2014) INCIDENT:  21:26 Hrs. – Orion Twp. – Animal Complaint/Shots Fired   #14-98424 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to an address in the 300 block of Crediton on a report of a loose dog with shots having been fired.  […]

Ferndale Celebrates Courthouse and Police Station… (video)

June 27th 2014

Ferndale Celebrates Courthouse and Police Station Renovations (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 27, 2014) Wielding the big pair of ceremonial scissors and a grin, Judge Joseph Longo took center stage Thursday evening for a ribbon-cutting over a dozen years in the making. The Ferndale courthouse and police station remodeling projects were finally complete. The $2.4 […]

Lucky Robin Gets Ferndale Love, Returns Favor with…

June 26th 2014

Lucky Robin Gets Ferndale Love, Returns Favor with Adorable Loyalty (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 25, 2014) A Ferndale man found an unlikely friend when his family went down to the Michigan International Raceway earlier this month. Some unexpected guests, four baby robins, had been living in a nest made in a bicycle attached to the […]

23-Year-Old Dies after Being Struck by Septic Truck in White Lake

June 26th 2014

23-Year-Old Dies after Being Struck by Septic Truck in White Lake (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2014) A 23-year-old male had been walking in a subdivision in White Lake when he was struck by a septic truck that was backing up, according to The Oakland Press. According to the report, the man was walking westbound […]

Royal Oak Seeks Citizen Input at Normandy Oaks… July 9

June 26th 2014

Royal Oak Seeks Citizen Input at Normandy Oaks Town Hall Meeting July 9 (Royal Oak Press Release, June 26, 2014) Event – Date & Time: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 – 7:00pm The Normandy Oaks Task Force will present a special town hall meeting at 7 p.m. on July 9 at the Mahany/Meininger Center, 3500 Marais, […]

Outdoor Movies at Booth Park in Birmingham, July 18, Aug. 8

June 26th 2014

Outdoor Movies at Booth Park in Birmingham, July 18, Aug. 8 (Birmingham PSD Press Release, June 26, 2014) Birmingham Movie Nights return to Booth Park this summer, offering free pre-show activities beginning at 7:30 p.m., followed by popular family movies under the stars at dusk. This family summertime tradition draws large crowds each summer. Families […]

One Night of Revvin’ Bikes, Bites & Brews July 10

June 26th 2014

One Night of Revvin’ Bikes, Bites & Brews July 10 (Bill Lonskey, June 26, 2014) A One Night Celebration of All Things Motorcycle Thursday, July 10, 2014 6 pm to 11 pm Royal Oak Farmers Market 316 E. 11 Mile Road • Royal Oak, Michigan 48067 Exhibits from area dealerships New and used bikes on […]

Songbirds Festival June 27 & 28

June 26th 2014

Female Musicians Support Music for Kids in Foster Care with Songbirds Festival June 27 & 28 (Press release, June 26, 2014)   PJ’s Lager House in Corktown, Detroit, will be hosting the 2nd Annual Motor City Songbirds Festival on June 27th and June 28th, 2014. A part of the proceeds will be donated to Play […]

Clear Skies and Good Times at the Rochester Hills Fireworks

June 25th 2014

Clear Skies and Good Times at the Rochester Hills Fireworks (Eric Folkmire, Additional photos from Chris Hughes and Bryan Barnett, June 25, 2014) On June 25 Rochester Hills had their annual fireworks display at Borden Park. Here are pictures! There are still plenty of places to enjoy fireworks this year. Here’s the list: http://oaklandcounty115.com/2014/06/24/fireworks-events-in-oakland-county/ Thanks […]