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Angel Kisses Hosting Fundraiser for Perinatal Loss Programs Feb. 21 in Royal Oak

February 10th 2015

Angel Kisses Hosting Fundraiser for Perinatal Loss Programs Feb. 21 in Royal Oak (Angel Kisses Press Release, Feb 10, 2015) Angel Kisses; a nonprofit organization, supports Michigan-based groups and hospitals that seek to improve bereavement care for families who experience pregnancy loss, with a focus on babies delivered during the second and third trimester. Angel […]

Ferndale’s 3-60 Project Revised

February 9th 2015

Ferndale’s 3-60 Project Revised (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2015) Ferndale City Hall was packed for a special meeting to update the public, and council, on the 3-60 Project.  Developers of 3-60 seek to form a public-private partnership with the City to create mixed-use structures on the current Withington Parking Lot and West Troy Parking […]

Healing and Community Abound at Jewish Community Center Health Fair

February 9th 2015

Healing and Community Abound at Jewish Community Center Health Fair (C. Proxmire, Aaron Tobin of Tobin Photography, Feb. 9, 2015) Some of the keys to good health are the ability to laugh, to enjoy life, and to be around supportive people. For those who use the Jewish Community Center of Oak Park, these elements are […]

SOGI Story #1: The Growth of the Novi GSA (video)

February 8th 2015

SOGI Story #1: The Growth of the Novi GSA (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 8, 2015) The SOGI (Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity) Issues in Education Conference is hosted each year by Oakland University, with the aim of giving educators and social workers tools they need to understand how best to work with LGBTQ youth. […]

State Rep. Jim Tedder Office Hours Feb 13 in Clarkston, Feb. 20 in Waterford

February 8th 2015

State Rep. Jim Tedder Office Hours Feb 13 in Clarkston, Feb. 20 in Waterford (Press Release, Feb. 8, 2015) State Rep. Jim Tedder invites residents in Waterford Township, Lake Angelus, Clarkston and Independence Township to attend his February office hours. Tedder will host two office hours in February. The first will be Friday, Feb. 13, […]

The Spirit of MardiBRAS and the Story Behind It (Event Feb. 17)

February 7th 2015

The Spirit of MardiBRAS and the Story Behind It (Event Feb. 17) (Guest Column by Nichole Bruster, Feb. 7, 2015) On Tuesday, Feb. 17, women of Ferndale will be gathering at The Loving Touch (22634 Woodward Ave) to raise money and collect personal care items for women that will be donated to four local shelters […]

Fire and Ice with Spice Feb. 14 in Clawson

February 7th 2015

Fire and Ice with Spice Feb. 14 in Clawson The date is Saturday, February 14. The time? 11am – 4pm. The what? It’s fire eaters & performers, ice carving competitors, and a chili cook-off. And there’s more! While you’re watching flying fire batons, ice carvers competing for the grand prize, and enjoying & voting for […]

Royal Oak Rotary Hosting Y.E.S. Fundraiser March 14

February 7th 2015

Royal Oak Rotary Hosting Y.E.S. Fundraiser March 14 (Rotary Press Release, Feb. 7, 2015) The Rotary Club of Royal Oak is hosting the 32nd annual Youth, Education and Service “Y.E.S.” Fundraiser on March 14. Attending the Y.E.S. Fundraiser is an opportunity to experience an exciting evening of silent and live auction items as well as […]

Valentine’s Day Ads for Sale to Support oc115.com!

February 6th 2015

Valentine’s Day Ads for Sale to Support oc115.com! Support local journalism by purchasing a special Valentine’s Day ad for someone you care about. Each ad will be custom designed with a theme of hearts, flowers etc. and your special someone can see their ad on our Valentine’s Day page, AND they will be posted in […]

A Park is Growing in Downtown Pontiac, Crowdfunding Could Capture Matching Grant

February 6th 2015

A Park is Growing in Downtown Pontiac, Crowdfunding Could Capture Matching Grant (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 6, 2015) In the empty space between two office building on North Saginaw Street (across from Thrifty Pharmacy) sits a vacant lot of dirt and debris that could one day blossom into a community green space. The Downtown Pontiac […]