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Birmingham Students Visit DC to Talk about Project Cope Initiative

November 16th 2014

Birmingham Students Visit DC to Talk about Project Cope Initiative (Birmingham Schools Press Release, Nov. 16, 2014) Birmingham Covington School students certainly didn’t do it for the glory, but their achievements over the last two years have catapulted them into the spotlight. Former fifth and sixth grade students from BCS have taken their service learning […]

State of Michigan Tells Court: Marriages Never Existed

November 16th 2014

State of Michigan Tells Court: Marriages Never Existed (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 16, 2014) As attorneys wait to see if the case of DeBoer v. Snyder goes to the Supreme Court, the battle continues over whether the State of Michigan should recognize the 300 marriages performed in the window of time when same-sex marriage was […]

…Dec. 6 Rochester School of Rock, Champion of Heat Resistance

November 16th 2014

Ferndale Library Concerts Keep on Rockin’ Sat. Dec. 6 with Rochester School of Rock and Champion of Heat Resistance (Kelly Bennett, Nov. 16, 2014) Genuine live, loud rock music inside a library is no longer a novel concept thanks to Start HERE Saturdays, the Ferndale Public Library’s popular monthly concert series. This month’s two performers […]

Red Cross Blood Drives – Ongoing List of Opportunities to Save a Life

November 16th 2014

Red Cross Blood Drives – Ongoing List of Opportunities to Save a Life (compiled, updated Nov. 16, 2014) Someone in the U.S. needs blood every two seconds. Eligible donors with all types are needed, especially those with O negative, A negative and B negative. To learn more about donating blood and to schedule an appointment, […]

27 Year Old’s Death Possibly Narcotics Related

November 16th 2014

27 Year Old’s Death Possibly Narcotics Related (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Nov. 16, 2014)   INCIDENT: 17:12 Hrs. – Nov. 13 – Independence Township – Death Investigation   #14-180149 SUMMARY: Deputies, along with the Independence Township Fire Department were dispatched to a home on Pheasant Run for an unconscious subject.  Upon arrival the subject was pronounced […]

Ferndale Promotes Sewer Line Insurance Program

November 15th 2014

Ferndale Promotes Sewer Line Insurance Program (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 15, 2014) Ferndale residents have until Nov. 30 to sign up for low rates for sewer line insurance through Service Line Warranties of America, a program approved by the City of Ferndale. Though SLWA is an outside company, The City of Ferndale has endorsed the […]

Ridge Fine Art and Handmade Wares Show Nov. 22

November 15th 2014

Ridge Fine Art and Handmade Wares Show Nov. 22 (press release, Nov. 15, 2014)   EVENT: Ridge Fine Art & Handmade Wares Show WHEN: November 22nd, Saturday 10AM to 5PM WHERE: DRAYTON AVENUE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 2441 Pinecrest, Ferndale , MI 48220 ½ mile South of I-696 and two block West of Woodward (turn onto West […]

Troy Youth Assistance… Teen Relationships Talk Nov. 19

November 15th 2014

Troy Youth Assistance and Haven Present Healthy Teen Relationships Talk Nov. 19 (TYA Press release, Nov. 15, 2014) Did you know… ~1 in 3 adolescents in the US is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner ~81% of parents believe that teen dating violence is not an issue, or […]

Driver Did Not Survive Crash Into Clawson United Methodist Church

November 14th 2014

Driver Did Not Survive Crash Into Clawson United Methodist Church (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 14, 2014)   The sign on the church marquee gives the title of this weekend’s sermon at Clawson United Methodist Church “Opening hearts, and minds, and doors.” Just left of the sign is an opening in the side of the church […]

Teens Released, One Adult Charged…

November 14th 2014

Teens Released, One Adult Charged in Home & Vehicle Larcenies in Rochester Hills (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. Press Release, Nov. 14, 2014) INCIDENT:  17:23 hrs. – City of Rochester Hills – Traffic Stop / Home Invasion and Larceny Investigation – # 14-179582 SUMMARY:  Deputies received information regarding a vehicle with a stolen license plate that […]