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Pleasant Ridge’s PR the Cat Adds Adorableness to City Hall (video)

August 7th 2014

Pleasant Ridge’s PR the Cat Adds Adorableness to City Hall (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 2, 2014) Life is not always purr-fect in Pleasant Ridge, but visitors to City Hall do get an experience more adorable than in most cities. Guarding the cozy little City Hall and Police Department building is an unexpected resident – […]

Pagan Pride Day in Hazel Park Aug. 9

August 7th 2014

Pagan Pride Day in Hazel Park Aug. 9 (Pagan Pride Detroit Press Release, Aug. 7) The Greater Detroit chapter of the Pagan Pride Project, a global non-profit dedicated to the elimination of prejudice and religious discrimination, Pagan Pride Detroit presents our 7th Annual Pagan Pride Day, with the theme “We are ALL Family” on August […]

Police Chase Started in Hazel Park Ends in Fatal Crash

August 7th 2014

Police Chase Started in Hazel Park Ends in Fatal Crash (Hazel Park Police Dept, Aug. 7, 2014) Suspect information: Deceased remains unidentified, One 17 year old Detroit Resident in Custody, One was not located, described as B/M 20 wearing all black Suspect vehicles: 2000 Jeep Cherokee Red in color (crash vehicle) / Unknown year Chevy […]

Joseph Youanes Named RO Addams Elementary School Principal

August 7th 2014

Joseph Youanes Named RO Addams Elementary School Principal (Royal Oak Schools Press Release, Aug. 7, 2014)   Royal Oak Schools announces the appointment of Joseph Youanes, as Principal of Addams Elementary School. Prior to joining Royal Oak Schools as Assistant Principal at Royal Oak Middle School, Youanes taught elementary school in Troy for nine years. […]

Motor City Shakedown Took Rovers from Ferndale to Detroit

August 7th 2014

Motor City Shakedown Took Rovers from Ferndale to Detroit (Ron Arnold, Aug. 7, 2014) If you saw some scooters running around metro Detroit this weekend, you had an encounter with Detroit’s Rovers vintage scooter club. The Rovers reached a milestone on August 1, 2014. They were celebrating 10 consecutive years of hosting a standout rally […]

Oak Park Gets their Summer Fest On!

August 6th 2014

Oak Park Gets their Summer Fest On! (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 6, 2014) Oak Park Summer Fest grew in its second year, with families and guests of all ages taking part in the two-day event.  Local artists showcased their work. The Oak Park Public Library had its used book sale.  Music and other performances graced […]

Bryan’s Hope Hosts Softball Tournament in Waterford Aug. 17

August 6th 2014

Bryan’s Hope Hosts Softball Tournament in Waterford Aug. 17 (Press Release, Aug. 6, 2014) Bryan’s Hope of Waterford is hosting its 1st ever charity softball tournament on August 17, 2014. We will have a bounce slide and DJ, concessions and fun! Eight teams will be playing beginning at 10 am at OCC Highland Lakes in […]

Southfield Schools Enrollment Fair full of Fun Aug 9 (video)

August 6th 2014

Southfield Schools Enrollment Fair full of Fun Aug 9 (video) (Southfield Schools Press Release, Aug. 6, 2014) Southfield Public Schools is helping students get ready to learn by providing resources, information and entertainment at the 2014 Back to School Fair August 9th at Southfield High School. In its third season, the fair offers health screenings, […]

Transit, State Prop 1, Pot Proposals Pass, other Election Results

August 5th 2014

Transit Funding, State Prop 1, Pot Proposals Pass, and other Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 5, 2014) Unofficial election results are coming in, with this story being updated as information is available. Complete results for Oakland County can be found at the Oakland County Clerk’s Election Page at http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/MI/Oakland/52669/138245/en/summary.html. In Oak Park a Charter […]

Hazel Park Same Sex Marriage Case Scheduled for Aug. 6

August 5th 2014

Hazel Park Same Sex Marriage Case Scheduled for Aug. 6 Appeal Date (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 5, 2014, orig. June 17, 2014) The case of the Hazel Park couple who sued for equal access to marriage and second parent adoption by same sex couples has been scheduled to be heard by the 6th Circuit Court […]