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Ferndale Housing Commission Stops Wilson Payment, Votes to Sell Dodge Charger

June 29th 2015

Ferndale Housing Commission Stops Wilson Payment, Votes to Sell Dodge Charger (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2015) As former Housing Director Deborah Wilson sits in a prison cell for 1-15 years for breaking into vulnerable resident’s apartments and stealing their prescription medications, the Ferndale Housing Commission (FHC) continues to unravel the mess left she left […]

Huntington Woods: Colors of the Spirit Artist Reception July 10

June 29th 2015

Huntington Woods: Colors of the Spirit Artist Reception July 10 (event listing) GAIL BOROWSKI AND LAUREN MAY “COLORS OF THE SPIRIT” July 1 – August 14, 2015 Artist Reception: Friday, July 10, 2015 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Woods Gallery Located in the lower level of the Huntington Woods Library 26415 Scotia, Huntington Woods, […]

Walled Lake: Man Dead After Fireworks Accident

June 29th 2015

Walled Lake: Man Dead After Fireworks Accident (Compiled, June 29, 2015) On Sunday night a 47-year-old man put a firework to his head thinking that it was unlit, according to The Oakland Press. The incident occurred on Quinif Street in Walled Lake. The man firework went off and the man was found unresponsive and suffering […]

Host Families Wanted for Exchange Students…

June 29th 2015

Berkley, Clawson, RO, Ferndale, and Bloomfield: Host Families Wanted for Exchange Students (Educatius International announcement, June 29, 2015) WANTED!!!  Host families…..Educatius International is looking for host families in Berkley, Clawson, Royal Oak, Ferndale, and Bloomfield to host international students attending Clawson, Ferndale, and Bloomfield Township high schools for the upcoming school year. Please contact Debi […]

Pontiac: Victim Struck by Gunfire on S. Anderson

June 29th 2015

Pontiac: Victim Struck by Gunfire on S. Anderson (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 29, 2015)   INCIDENT: 01:11 hrs. – June 29 – City of Pontiac – Non-Fatal Shooting #15-101285   SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital (Oakland) for the report of a victim seeking treatment for a gunshot wound. The victim who […]

Pleasant Ridge Begins Gainsboro Park Design Process: Public Invited July16-21

June 29th 2015

Pleasant Ridge Begins Gainsboro Park Design Process: Public Invited July16-21 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2015)   Pleasant Ridge residents are invited to take part in the process of designing Gainsboro Park. Residents recently approved a parks millage to make improvements, and the City is working with mobileLAB to bring the community together to have […]

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10

June 29th 2015

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10 (Michigan Coalition for Human Rights/People’s Water Board press release, June 29, 2015) Join us as we walk from Detroit to Flint demanding clean, affordable water for all.  July 3-10, 2015 The Detroit to Flint Water Justice Journey will begin in Detroit on […]

Hazel Park: Redheads and Monsters Art Opening Aug. 14

June 28th 2015

Hazel Park: Redheads and Monsters Art Opening Aug. 14 (event listing) “Redheads and Monsters” is Steve Czapiewski’s first solo art show at the Phoenix Cafe! New and rarely-seen pieces will be on display as well as favorites from the past (not just redheads and monsters*). Including new pages from the upcoming book “Edgar”. While most of […]

Madison Hts: Double Action Gun Range Adds Realistic Shooting Scenarios

June 28th 2015

Madison Hts: Double Action Gun Range Adds Realistic Shooting Scenarios (Crystal A. Proxmire and Julia Music, June 28, 2015) Shooting a person is not the same as shooting a paper target. That’s why police departments train with simulation programs that put officers in situations where they need to use their judgment in whether or not someone […]

Timeline of Ferndale Housing Commission’s Struggles and Progress

June 28th 2015

Timeline of Ferndale Housing Commission’s Struggles and Progress (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 28, 2015) After Ferndale Housing Director Deborah Wilson was arrested (and later convicted) of using her job to enter the homes of elderly and disabled residents and steal prescription medicine, a series of stories and investigations has begun to shed light on multiple […]