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Ferndale Area Chamber Honors 2014 Award Winners

November 14th 2014

Ferndale Area Chamber Honors 2014 Award Winners (Crystal A. Proxmire, Photos: Bernie Laframboise, Nov. 14, 2014) The Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce and Oak Park Alliance Celebrated some of the community’s favorite businesses at their annual awards gala on Nov. 13. Held in the new Twist Night Club, the event featured several tables of auction items […]

Patricia Paruch Sworn in, Fills Royal Oak City Commission Vacancy

November 14th 2014

Former Mayor Patricia Paruch Sworn in, Fills Royal Oak City Commission Vacancy (Judy Davids, City of Royal Oak, Nov. 14, 2014) The Royal Oak City Commission voted unanimously at its Monday meeting  to appoint Patricia Paruch to fill a vacancy left when Commissioner Peggy Goodwin resigned in October. Goodwin, who served almost three years of […]

MDOT Releases New Mobile App for Motorists

November 13th 2014

MDOT Releases New Mobile App for Motorists (MDOT Press Release, Nov. 13, 2014) Just in time for winter and holiday driving, the Michigan Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) popular Mi Drive traffic information website is now available as an app. Available free for iPhones, iPads and Android phones and tablets, the new app offers real-time road […]

Women From Waterford Accused of Trying to Hire Hitman -UPDATED

November 12th 2014

Women From Waterford Accused of Trying to Hire Hitman (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department Press Release, Nov.12, 2014) The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office along with the assistance of the Waterford Township Police Department arrested two (2) female suspects in a murder for hire conspiracy. In October 2014, detectives from the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office received information […]

…Neighbors Consider How to Help Baby, the Deer…

November 12th 2014

Pleasant Ridge Neighbors Consider How to Help Baby, the Deer, Through the Winter (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 12, 2014) An orphaned fawn has found a pleasant home among the beautiful trees, and lush backyards of Pleasant Ridge, where residents bring her food each day and track her whereabouts online. Though the doe, named Baby, is […]

Ella Fitzgerald Tribute at Bloomfield Twp. Library Nov. 14

November 12th 2014

Ella Fitzgerald Tribute at Bloomfield Twp. Library Nov. 14 (BTPL press release, Nov. 12, 2014)   November 14, Friday from 7:30-9 pm: Sheila Landis Sings a Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald. Outstanding jazz vocalist Sheila Landis interprets the classic repertoire of the First Lady of Song, with swinging support provided by guitarist Rick Matle and drummer […]

Ferndale Resident Kayla White Killed in Car Crash Tuesday

November 12th 2014

Ferndale Resident Kayla White Killed in Car Crash Tuesday (C. Proxmire, Nov. 12, 2014) A Ferndale resident and 2009 FHS graduate Kayla White was killed in a car accident on Tuesday at 4:45pm.  She had been traveling on northbound M-10  just north of the Telegraph exit when the driver of a 2002 Cadillac rear-ended White’s […]

1928: The Last Best Year of a Generation Presentation in Pontiac on Nov. 14

November 12th 2014

1928: The Last Best Year of a Generation Presentation in Pontiac on Nov. 14 (compiled, Nov. 12, 2014) Gallery on the Boulevard is hosting some wonderful events in the coming weeks! The first of which will be Friday, November 14, 7-9 pm. Bruce Annett presents 1928: The Last Best Year of a Generation Author and […]

Art of Giving Event at Rust Belt… Nov. 20

November 12th 2014

Art of Giving Event at Rust Belt in Ferndale to Support Nonprofit Community Art Studio Nov. 20 (Art Experience Press Release, Nov. 12, 2014) The Art Experience, a nonprofit community art therapy studio in Pontiac, presents their 2nd annual Art of Giving Extravaganza on Thursday, November 20th from 5pm-9pm at the Rustbelt Market in Ferndale. […]

Terrific Turkey Storytime & Crafts in Royal Oak Nov. 22

November 12th 2014

Terrific Turkey Storytime & Crafts in Royal Oak Nov. 22 Join Cowboy Alex for 45 minutes of stories, puppets, crafts, magic and turkey fun. Good for kids ages 3 – 8 years old. Saturday, November 22nd @ 11:00 A.M. $5.00 per child. Held at: The Royal Oak Senior/ Community Center. 3500 Marais Ave., Royal Oak, […]