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Waterford Police Chief Under Investigation in Campaign Sign Thefts

September 27th 2014

Waterford Police Chief Under Investigation in Campaign Sign Thefts (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 27, 2014) The Michigan State Police are investigating the claim that Waterford Police Chief Daniel T. McCaw illegally removed and dumped political signs stating “No New Taxes” in the month prior to the August primary. In that primary voters in Waterford Township […]

Holly Gets Ready for Holly-ween, Oct. 25

September 27th 2014

Holly Gets Ready for Holly-ween, Oct. 25 (Press Release, Sept. 27, 2014) Trick or Treat in Downtown Holly, Michigan on Saturday Oct. 25, 2014. Trick or Treating is from 3pm to 5pm at participating Downtown Holly businesses. Plenty of snacks, treats and family fun. Sponsored by the Mainsteet Holly Downtown Development Authority. Last year, more […]

State Board of Education Candidate Forum Sept. 30

September 27th 2014

State Board of Education Candidate Forum Sept. 30 (Compiled, Sept. 27, 2014) The Macomb County School Boards Association sponsors a forum for candidates for the State Board of Education each election year. This year, the event will be held on Tuesday, September 30th at the Macomb ISD, 44001 Garfield Road, Clinton Twp. Room 100. The […]

DIA Oakland County Day – Free Transportation from Several Cities – Oct. 18

September 27th 2014

DIA Oakland County Day – Free Transportation from Several Cities – Oct. 18 (DIA Press Release, Sept. 27, 2014) The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) is providing free bus transportation to and from the museum on Saturday, Oct. 18 for Oakland County residents as part of its “County Days,” which provides this service four times […]

Women, Wisdom & Wellness Free Event Oct. 8 in Farmington Hills

September 27th 2014

Women, Wisdom & Wellness Free Event Oct. 8 in Farmington Hills (Press Release, Sept. 27, 2014)   Gather up your girlfriends and join Beaumont for a free evening of health and wellness. Experts from Beaumont will provide information on breast cancer, healthy tips on nutrition and education about integrative medicine and genetics. The evening includes […]

50Years of MDCR #4: Mel Larsen…LGBT Protection…

September 26th 2014

50Years of MDCR #4: Mel Larsen Speaks on Adding LGBT Protection to Civil Rights Act (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 26, 2014)   The Elliott-Larsen Act of 1976 is regarded as the most comprehensive state-level Civil Rights Act in the nation. It defines civil rights, prohibits discriminatory practices based upon religion, race, color, national origin, […]

Clawson Chamber Hosts Fall Auction Oct. 2

September 26th 2014

Clawson Chamber Hosts Fall Auction Oct. 2 (Clawson Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Sept. 26, 2014) The Clawson Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual Fall Auction, Raffle and Strolling Dinner on Oct. 2, 2014 from 6-10pm at Club Venetian (29310 John R, Madison Heights). The event raises money for Chamber activities, including providing min-grants […]

50 Years of MDCR #3: Chris King… Covering Ferguson (video)

September 25th 2014

50 Years of MDCR #3: Chris King of The St. Louis American on Covering Ferguson Protest (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 25, 2014) Fifty years ago, The Michigan Department of Civil Rights was created as part of the new State Constitution adopted in 1963. The Commission is charged with investigating alleged discrimination against any person […]

Legal Aid Clinics: Ferndale Oct 7, Lake Orion Oct 14, Sfld Oct 20

September 25th 2014

Free Legal Aid Clinics: Ferndale Oct 7, Lake Orion Oct 14, Southfield Oct 20 (Oakland County Bar Association Press Release, Sept. 25, 2014)   Not everyone can afford to hire an attorney to answer their legal questions. That is why the Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA), in partnership with Oakland County Youth Assistance, will host […]

President Signs Disaster Declaration, FEMA Funding Available

September 25th 2014

President Signs Disaster Declaration, FEMA Funding Available (White House Press Release, Sept. 25, 2014) The President today declared a major disaster exists in the State of Michigan and ordered federal aid to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms and flooding during the period of August 11-13, 2014. […]