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Rochester Hill Introduces Phone App

March 18th 2014

Rochester Hill Introduces Phone App (Rochester Hills Press Release, March 18, 2014) Our new mobile app keeps you informed with features such as the Alert Center, News Flash and Notify Me. It offers three calendars so you know what’s happening in the Parks at Public Meetings and in the Community. Hiking the trails just got […]

Volunteer for Ferndale Pride, First Meeting March 20

March 17th 2014

Volunteer for Ferndale Pride, First Meeting March 20 (Crystal Proxmire, March 17, 2014) This year’s Ferndale Pride event will be Sat., May 31st, 1-10pm, downtown Ferndale with the theme “Gay in May.” There are many tasks to be done including pre-planning, promoting, handing out posters and flyers, and fundraising at advance events. Event Day, May […]

Giuseppe Ciccone’s Exchange Student Experience

March 17th 2014

Giuseppe Ciccone’s Exchange Student Experience (Giuseppe Ciccone, March 17, 2014) I arrived at the Detroit Metropolitan airport on August 21st.  Everything started that day. I remember every single moment: My host mom Karen and two of my three siblings, Ash and Violet, waiting for me with a colorful poster which said, “Welcome home Giuseppe.” That poster didn’t […]

Camp Casey Cowgirl Pubcrawl March 29 in Ferndale

March 17th 2014

Camp Casey Cowgirl Pub Crawl March 29 in Ferndale (Camp Casey Press Release, March17, 2014) Camp Casey, a Michigan based nonprofit horseback riding program for children with cancer and their families, will be hosting their fifth annual Cowbell Pub Crawl from 5:30pm-11:30pm on March 29th in downtown Ferndale. The night begins at The Loving Touch […]

Possible Heroin Overdose Death in Pontiac

March 17th 2014

Possible Heroin Overdose Death in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., March 17, 2014) INCIDENT:  12:41 hrs. March 16 – City of Pontiac Possible Overdose Death  #14-038543 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 900 block of Kettering Ave for a report of subject with trouble breathing. OUTCOME OF INCIDENT:   Upon arrival deputies spoke to the complainant who […]

ENDA Community Meeting, March 17, 2014

March 17th 2014

ENDA Community Meeting, March 17, 2014 (Americans for Workplace Opportunity Press Release) 6:00pm – 7:30pm, March 17 at Affirmations Community Center, 290 W. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale. The purpose of this Community Meeting is to discuss the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) and what we can do as residents of Michigan to do our part in […]

Roaring 20s Dinner Raises Money for Ferndale Education Foundation

March 15th 2014

Roaring 20s Dinner Raises Money for Ferndale Education Foundation (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2014) The Ferndale Education Foundation had it’s annual dinner Friday with a Roaring 20’s Theme.  With feathers, fringe and furs the fine ladies of Ferndale mingled with dapper gentlemen in suits.  They enjoyed a delicious meal, watched dance, band and acting […]

Homes to be built… Churchill to be renovated

March 15th 2014

Homes to be built on sold Royal Oak Schools property, Churchill to be renovated (Royal Oak Schools Press Release, March 15, 2014) The Royal Oak Schools Board of Education, meeting on Thursday, March 13, 2014, approved contracts for renovations at Churchill School.   The Churchill building houses several district programs, including the Churchill Community High School, […]

Rochester Hills Mayor Barnett’s State of the City Address

March 13th 2014

Rochester Hills Mayor Barnett’s State of the City Address (Bryan K. Barnett, March 13, 2014, presented March 12, 2014) •           Good evening. It is my privilege to welcome you here tonight as I present the 2014 Rochester Hills State of the City from the totally radical Emagine Theatre. •           This is my 8th State of […]

Savvy Senior Avoids Getting Tricked by Scam

March 13th 2014

Savvy Senior Avoids Getting Tricked by Scam (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 14, 2014) When Jeannie Davis got a phone call saying that she had won $1.4 million she figured that something was wrong. The retired real estate appraiser and President of the Ferndale Seniors group knows that “if something sounds too good to be true, […]