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Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo September 18-19

August 27th 2015

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo September 18-19 (Detroit Zoo Press Release, Aug. 27, 2015) The Detroit Zoological Society and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 30 local animal welfare organizations, will host the fall 2015 Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo Friday, Sept. 18, 1 to 7 p.m., and Saturday, […]

Pontiac’s Sixth District Picnic Helps Neighbors Connect

August 27th 2015

Pontiac’s Sixth District Picnic Helps Neighbors Connect (C. Proxmire, Aug. 27, 2015) Saturday was the Sixth District Neighborhood Association Picnic at Oakland Park in Pontiac, an event that Ahmy’a Flanagan, a junior at Pontiac High, was happy to be part of. “My sister just started kindergarten, and I think things like this are good for […]

Hispanic Artwork at Pontiac Creative Arts Center, Opening Sept 11

August 27th 2015

Hispanic Artwork  at Pontiac Creative Arts Center, Opening Sept 11 Pontiac Creative Arts Center And The Puerto Rican Cultural and Educational Center Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Opening Reception September 11, 2015 5 – 8 p.m. Exhibition September 11 – October 10, 2015 Gallery Hours Wed. 10 – 4, Thurs. 10 – 7, Fri.10 – 4 […]

Waterford Oaks Hosting Dog Swim Sept 12

August 27th 2015

Waterford Oaks Hosting Dog Swim at Water Park Sept. 12 Location Waterford Oaks Waterpark Start Time 9/12/2015 12:00 PM End Time 9/12/2015 4:55 PM Category Dog Programs Description Oakland County Parks and Recreation celebrates the close of the waterpark season with 11th annual Waterford Oaks Waterpark Dog Swim. The dogs-only swim is from noon- 4:55 […]

Windows Smashed and ATMs Stolen in Hazel Park and Ferndale

August 26th 2015

Windows Smashed and ATMs Stolen in Hazel Park and Ferndale (compiled, Aug. 26, 2015) Thieves smashed in the windows of two businesses, wrapped a chain around the ATM, jerked them free, and carried them away according to an article in The Daily Tribune.  Two men in hoodies picked up the machines . The first was […]

2015: Best Year Yet for Hazel Park Art Fair

August 25th 2015

2015: Best Year Yet for Hazel Park Art Fair (C. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2015) This weekend was Lindsay Phillips first time ever having a booth at an art fair! With the branding of Orchid Originals, she sold a variety of baby items like crocheted owl baby hats and little pillows with a pouch so kids […]

…Car Falls from Hauling Trailer during Accident on I-75

August 25th 2015

Driver Critically Injured When Car Falls from Hauling Trailer during Accident on I-75 (Michigan State Police, Aug. 25, 2015) Serious Traffic Crash: On August 25, 2015 at approximately 12:30 PM, troopers from   the Metro Post were dispatched to a traffic crash involving a car hauler (3500 Dodge   Ram with 3 vehicle capacity trailer) and a […]

Suspected Burglar Picks Bad Spot to Leave Getaway Bicycle

August 25th 2015

Suspected Burglar Picks Bad Spot to Leave Getaway Bicycle (Ferndale Police, Aug. 25, 2015) On 08/22/15 at about 6:30 a.m. Ferndale Police arrested Dangelo Montaris JORGENSEN for breaking into a home on the 900 Block of W. Oakridge, and for breaking into a car in the same area. A resident stated that he was backing […]

Red Oaks Hosting Dog Swim at the Water Park Sept. 13

August 24th 2015

Red Oaks Hosting Dog Swim at the Water Park Sept. 13 (event listing) Location Red Oaks Waterpark Start Time 9/13/2015 12:00 PM End Time 9/13/2015 4:55 PM Category Dog Programs Description Oakland County Parks and Recreation celebrates the close of the waterpark season with the 11th annual Dog Swim at Red Oaks Waterpark. The dogs-only […]

Donor Steps in to Save & Rebuild Jewish Community Ctr…

August 24th 2015

Donor Steps in to Save and Rebuild Jewish Community Center in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2015) “The name of the building will be JPM.” This sentence brought the crowd at the Jewish Community Center in Oak Park to claps and cheers as they listened eagerly to a major announcement made by leaders […]