All Stories

One Stop Shop Business Center Helps Saginaw Street Consignments in Pontiac to Prosper

October 4th 2014

One Stop Shop Business Center Helps Saginaw Street Consignments in Pontiac to Prosper (Nicole Rupersburg , Oakland County Prosper, reprinted with permission, Oct. 4, 2014) For more than 50 years, April Ogg-Ivankovich’s family has had a presence in downtown Pontiac, owning and operating the building at 150 N. Saginaw St. April has had space in […]

Not What You’d Expect: First Salon Sunday is Oct. 19 in Ferndale

October 4th 2014

Not What You’d Expect: First Salon Sunday is Oct. 19 in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 4, 2014) While Ferndale is known for its plethora of beauty salons, there is another kind of salon that the Arts and Cultural Commission hopes will take off in the city. Their new performance series “Salon Sundays” seeks to […]

Clawson Fire Department Open House Oct. 12

October 4th 2014

Clawson Fire Department Open House Oct. 12 (Compiled, Oct. 4, 2014) Clawson Fire Department is having an open house on Sunday, October 12 from noon to 3pm. There will be fire trucks, the ability to spray a house with the fire hose, tour the fire station, jump in a bounce house and enjoy free donuts […]

Rochester Hills Author Recalls… (video)

October 4th 2014

Rochester Hills Author Recalls Year in the Combat Zone of Vietnam as a Donut Dolly (video) Joann Puffer Kotcher was one of just 600 women who went to Vietnam with the American Red Cross to go into war zones and bring comfort and support to troops entrenched in battle. Just out of college from the […]

Oak Park Spooktacular for Kids Age 5-10, Oct. 31

October 4th 2014

Oak Park Spooktacular for Kids Age 5-10, Oct. 31 (Compiled, Oct. 4, 2014) Oak Park Recreation presents Trunk or Treat Spooktacular 2014 on Friday Oct. 31 from 5:30-7pm. All activities are designed for kids ages 5-10 accompanied by a parent/guardian. The fun takes place at the Community Center west parking lot at 14300 OakPark Blvde. […]

Clawson Youth Assistance Hosts Trick or Treat Trail Oct. 26

October 4th 2014

Clawson Youth Assistance Hosts Trick or Treat Trail Oct. 26 (Compiled, Oct 26, 2014)   City of Clawson & Clawson Youth Assistance present a Trick or Treat Trail at Clawson Park October 26, 2014 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Children in costume, accompanied by an adult, are invited to trick or treat on the […]

Attempted Suicide Stopped by Theater Employee in Rochester Hills

October 4th 2014

Attempted Suicide Stopped by Theater Employee in Rochester Hills (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Oct. 4, 2014) INCIDENT: 23:49 Hrs. Oct.3 – City of Rochester Hills – Attempted Suicide.   #14-157080 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the “Emagine Theater” in Rochester Hills:   http://www.emagine-entertainment.com/emagine-rochester-hills/ to investigate a suicide attempt that had just taken place outside of the building. […]

Astrophysicist Awes Alma, Michigan… (video)

October 3rd 2014

Astrophysicist Awes Alma, Michigan: Wisdom from Neil deGrasse Tyson (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2014) “Shh @neiltyson is about to crack a knowledge egg on your ass #cosmos.” The Tweet, sent out by @Foodmancing five minutes before the first episode of his science-based TV series Cosmos aired, gave astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson what he […]

Sixth Grade Hazel Park Dancer Hit by Car, Suffers Broken… (updated)

October 3rd 2014

Sixth Grade Hazel Park Dancer Hit by Car, Suffers Broken Legs and Ankle (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2014) A sixth grade student at Hazel Park Jr. High is in the hospital after being hit by a car Thursday afternoon while walking home from school. The accident occurred on Highland one block south of 9 […]

Detroit Zoo Caring for over 1,000 Smuggled Turtles

October 3rd 2014

Detroit Zoo Caring for over 1,000 Smuggled Turtles (Detroit Zoo Press Release, Oct. 3, 2014) More than a thousand turtles – some endangered – found stuffed into rubber snow boots and cereal boxes inside a Canadian man’s luggage at Detroit Metropolitan Airport last week are receiving care at the Detroit Zoo. The man was arrested […]