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Divorce and Families pt 3 of 4: How Do Tweens React to Divorce?

March 29th 2015

Divorce and Families pt 3 of 4: How Do Tweens React to Divorce? (Guest Series Part 1 of 4, Lisa Schmidt, Schmidt Law Services, March 29, 2015)   How Do Tweens React to Divorce? Later elementary aged children or “Tweens” pose special problems for parents going through divorce. This third in a four part series will […]

How to Avoid Phone & Mail Scams Program for Royal Oak Residents April 14

March 28th 2015

How to Avoid Phone & Mail Scams Program for Royal Oak Residents April 14 (press release, March 28, 2015) Event – Date & Time: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 – 6:30pm Learn how to avoid common scams initiated over the phone or through mail and email. Join the Royal Oak Police Department and the Crime Prevention […]

Three Poems by Casarah Nance

March 28th 2015

Three Poems by Casarah Nance (Casarah Nance, March 28, 2015) Making Music With Me Soothing and showered by your sweet serenade, Oh the temptation in the music you have made. Into the realm of a melody, you take my breath away, Dancing on the chorus, the hips and lips, in rhythm sway. Passion plays from […]

Glo Goes Quiet as State Suspends License Pending Hearing in April

March 28th 2015

Glo Goes Quiet as State Suspends License Pending Hearing in April (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 28, 2015) Following Monday’s City Council meeting where residents asked Ferndale City Council to do something about multiple issues, Glo Nightclub (located at 22061 Woodward near West Hazelhurst), has had its temporary liquor license suspended pendina a hearing, and has […]

Amber Alert: Six Year Old Girl May be in Teal Pickup Truck – UPDATED

March 28th 2015

Amber Alert: Six Year Old Girl May be in Teal Pickup Truck (compiled, March 28, 2015) UPDATE:  The girl has been found and the Amber Alert has been cancelled. The Michigan State Police Flint Post has issued an Amber Alert for a 6-year-child last seen in Bancroft between 10 and 11PM. Hailey Betts may be […]

Guest View: Acting Out Kids Community Theatre – Sign Up to Be a Part!

March 27th 2015

Guest View: Acting Out Kids Community Theatre – Sign Up to Be a Part! (Nicole Siwak, March 27, 2015) Acting Out Kids Community Theatre is a youth theatre in Clawson.  It is unique because it was created by kids, Madison and Max Siwak, and is led by kids (with adult supervision and guidance).  We offer […]

Avoiding Judgmental Messages in Sales (and Life)

March 27th 2015

Avoiding Judgmental Messages in Sales (and Life) (Erik Meier, Sandler Training, March 27, 2015) Did you ever have a conversation with a prospect who suddenly, and for no apparent reason, became unreceptive to perfectly good advice? It happens to many salespeople. Shortly after we offer advice or insights rooted from deep personal and organizational experience, […]

Guest View: On the Restructuring of Ferndale Schools

March 27th 2015

Guest View: On the Restructuring of Ferndale Schools (Mike Davisson, March 27, 2015) My wife Amy and I moved to Ferndale in 2008 when we were expecting our first child. Perhaps unlike some folks, we did not think about schools too much at that time – we were so wrapped up in selling one house, […]

Community Invited to Participate in Birmingham Hometown Parade, May 17

March 27th 2015

Community Invited to Participate in Birmingham Hometown Parade, May 17 For more than 40 years, the City of Birmingham has kicked off the spring and summer season with a community parade. The treasured community tradition, titled the Birmingham Hometown Parade, is scheduled for Sunday, May 17 at 1 p.m. in downtown Birmingham. Members of the […]

Doing What You Love Takes Guts: GUTS Founder Shares Story

March 27th 2015

Doing What You Love Takes Guts: GUTS Founder Shares Story (Guest View by Paul Turner, Team GUTS, March 27, 2015) In 2006, after 15 years of operation, I closed the doors on my marketing firm, Andrew Joseph & Company. It was not the Great Recession of 2007/08 that did us in. Rather, our decline started […]