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Hazel Park has FEMA Assistance at Rec Center

October 10th 2014

Hazel Park has FEMA Assistance at Rec Center (City of Hazel Park Press Release, Oct. 10, 2014) As a reminder to any residents of Hazel Park who suffered major flood damage as a result of the storm on August 11, 2014, please apply for assistance at the Federal Emergency Management Agency website, www.disasterassistance.gov or call […]

Clawson String Concert Oct 20

October 9th 2014

Clawson String Concert Oct 20 (Press release, Oct 10, 2014) CLAWSON STRING ORCHESTRA CONCERT FEATURES THE MOXIE STRINGS Celtic, Bluegrass, Rock & Jazz Inspired Evening of Music EVENT:​The Clawson Middle School and High School String Orchestras will present a concert with The Moxie Strings – an electrifying combination of fiddler Diana Ladio, electric cellist Alison […]

Oakland County Approves Great Lakes Water Authority

October 9th 2014

Oakland County Approves Great Lakes Water Authority (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 9, 2014) The Oakland County Board of Commissioners voted Wednesday to approve the Articles of Incorporation for the Great Lakes Water Authority with an 18-2 vote. The Authority puts control of the region’s water supply into the hands of the major interested parties. Oakland […]

Berkley Spooktacular Carnival and Spooky Skating, Oct 25 and 30

October 9th 2014

Berkley Spooktacular Carnival and Spooky Skating, Oct 25 and 30 (Press Release, Oct. 9, 2014)   The Berkley Parks and Recreation Department is proud to present the 2014 editions of the Halloween Spooktacular Carnival and Spooky Skating. Held at the Berkley Community Center and the Berkley Ice Arena. The Halloween Spooktacular Carnival offers children from […]

Sean Doerr Photography Talk at Southfield Library Oct 29

October 9th 2014

Sean Doerr Photography Talk at Southfield Library Oct 29 (Press release, Oct 10, 2014) The Southfield Public Library will host author and photographer Sean Doerr on Wednesday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m. Doerr will discuss his book, Lost Detroit Stories Behind the Motor City’s Majestic Ruins, and will share his architectural knowledge and photography of […]

Birmingham Historical Museum Wins Award

October 9th 2014

  Birmingham Historical Museum Wins Award (press release, Oct 10,2014) The Birmingham Historical Museum and Park recently received the Michigan Museums Association (MMA) ‘Best New eperience 2014’ Award at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. The award recognizes outstanding achievement by a Michigan museum for innovative ways to enrich visitor experience and the importance of […]

Stories & Crafts w/ Cowboy Alex Oct 25

October 9th 2014

Halloween Stories & Crafts w/ Cowboy ALEX Oct 25 (Cowboy Alex, Oct 10,2014) Sat. Oct 25th at 11:00 AM 45 minutes of stories, puppets, crafts, magic and Halloween fun with Cowboy Alex. Good for kids ages 3 – 8 years old. Held at: The Royal Oak Senior/ Community Senior Center 3500 Marais Ave. Royal Oak, […]

Oakland County Recognizes Sheryl Mitchell as She Heads to Albion

October 8th 2014

Oakland County Recognizes Sheryl Mitchell as She Heads to Albion (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2014) County Commissioner Mattie McKinney Hatchett credits Dr. Sheryl L. Mitchell with making her experience as a newly elected board member a manageable one, years ago. “I didn’t know if I was going left or going right, but Sheryl would […]

Area TimeBanks Hosting Auction Event in Royal Oak Oct. 18

October 8th 2014

Area TimeBanks Hosting Auction Event in Royal Oak Oct. 18 (Compiled, Oct. 8, 2014) Live & Silent AUCTION 1ST Ever “Bidding to Build our Communities” Auction Saturday, October 18 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Royal Oak Woman’s Club, 404 S. Pleasant, Royal Oak Light refreshments, entertainment, door prizes, free parking $10 in advance / $15 […]

FEMA Opens Disaster Recovery Center…

October 7th 2014

FEMA Opens Disaster Recovery Center at Ferndale’s Kulick Community Center (City of Ferndale Press Release, Oct. 7, 2014) Ferndale, MI — FEMA has opened the Oakland County Disaster Recovery Center at the City of Ferndale’s Gerry Kulick Community Center to assist residents who suffered damages and losses in the August 11-13 severe storms and flooding. FEMA’s […]