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Candidate Forums, June 17 – State Reps for 43rd and 45th Districts

June 13th 2014

Candidate Forums on June 17 – State Reps for 43rd and 45th Districts (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2014) The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting two candidate forums on June 17th. For the 43rd District State House of Representatives position, the forum will be held at Clarkston Schools Administrative Building, 6389 Clarkston […]

Freedom House Benefit Cruise on Detroit River June 26

June 13th 2014

Freedom House Benefit Cruise on Detroit River June 26 (Press Release, June 13, 2014) Join other new and long-time supporters of Freedom House for a cruise on the Detroit River.* Enjoy the sunset over the beautiful skylines of Detroit and Windsor. Being out on the water is a perfect place to relax and appreciate our […]

Ferndale Superintendent Search Down to Two, Decision June 19

June 12th 2014

Ferndale Superintendent Search Down to Two (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2014) The interview process continues to see who will be the next Superintendent of Ferndale Public Schools. Six candidates were interviewed, and two have moved on to tours of the district and further interviews. The School Board selected Jennifer Martin-Green, Executive Director of Innovation […]

Ferndale’s Grass Roots Garage Sale is Growing – June 21

June 12th 2014

Ferndale’s Grass Roots Garage Sale is Growing – June 21 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2014) Ferndale does not have an official City-Wide Garage Sale day, so Carey Gustafson and friends decided to create their own. Here’s the announcement: “Ferndale Garage Sale” is Saturday, June 21st! It’s a grass-roots, spread the word, “unofficial” city-wide garage […]

37th District State Rep. Candidates Forum June 16

June 11th 2014

37th District State Rep. Candidates Forum June 16 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2014)   The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a candidate forum for the 37th District State House of Representative Candidates. The forum will be at Farmington Hills City Hall, 3155 W. Eleven Mile Road in Farmington Hills on Monday, […]

Big Dreams for Ferndale as 3-60 Project Concepts Take Shape

June 11th 2014

Big Dreams for Ferndale as 3-60 Project Concepts Take Shape (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2014)   Ferndale City Council got their first glimpses at the potential developments that could happen in the City’s Withington and W. Troy St. parking lots. The 360-Project aims to bring new office, residential and parking structures to build up […]

Jennifer Roosenberg Leaving Ferndale Area Chamber

June 11th 2014

Jennifer Roosenberg Leaving Ferndale Area Chamber (adapted from press release, June 11, 2014) Jennifer Roosenberg, who has been the Executive Director of the Ferndale Area Chamber for over five years, announced this morning that she has accepted a position elsewhere and will be leaving June 23. Below is the message that she sent out to […]

Hazel Park Mayor Jack F. Lloyd Resigns Due to Health Issues

June 11th 2014

Hazel Park Mayor Jack F. Lloyd Resigns Due to Health Issues (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2014)   Hazel Park Mayor Jack F. Lloyd was unable to attend Tuesday night’s City Council meeting due to health problems. Instead a statement was read announcing his retirement. Mayor Pro Tem Jan Parisi is now the acting Mayor […]

Safety Made Fun at Ferndale Bike Rodeo

June 11th 2014

Safety Made Fun at Ferndale Bike Rodeo (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2014) This weekend’s Ferndale Bike Rodeo brought fun and safety to the children in and around the community. Held at Geary Park, this annual event featured bicycle safety checks, a track for kids to test their skills, bicycle licensing, and free bicycle helmets […]

Woman on Motorcycle Killed in Crash in Pontiac

June 10th 2014

Woman on Motorcycle Killed in Crash in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, June 10, 2014)   INCIDENT: June 10 @ 09:11 hrs. – City of Pontiac Fatal Crash Investigation   #14-087431 SUMMARY: Deputies along with the Waterford Regional Fire Authority responded to the area of Baldwin and Newport for an injury crash involving a motorcycle […]