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Rochester Auburn Hills Community Coalition Teen Night… Aug. 7

August 2nd 2014

Rochester Auburn Hills Community Coalition Teen Night to Share Resources and Fun Aug. 7 (Community Coalition Press Release, Aug. 2, 2014) Calling all teens and families! The 2nd Annual Teen Night featuring the Battle of the Bands is being held on Thursday, August 7th from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Village of Rochester […]

Confusion over Ferndale Polling Locations Due to Mailing Error

August 2nd 2014

Confusion over Ferndale Polling Locations Due to Mailing Error (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 2, 2014) Some Ferndale residents received a letter in error about a change in their polling place. Due to an error in printing labels, voters in District 1 received a letter intended for voters in District 2. The letter was to notify […]

Green Cruise, Alternative to Big Woodward Avenue Event, Aug 9

August 1st 2014

Green Cruise, Alternative to Big Woodward Avenue Event, Aug 9 (Tom Dusky, Sierra Club SE Mich. Chapter, Aug. 1, 2014)   The second Saturday of August, the 9th, marks the tenth annual Green Cruise, a celebration of the many forms of human-powered transit that help keep you and the planet healthy. The Green Cruise’s purpose […]

Library Picks w/Gabriel Bray: Music, Mystery & Monty Python

August 1st 2014

Library Picks w/Gabriel Bray: Music, Mystery & Monty Python (Jeff Milo, FPL Circulation Specialist, Aug. 1, 2014)   Hello and welcome to another edition of the Ferndale Library’s exclusive staff recommendations here on the OC 115. This is the ideal article to scope and share for those feeling stumped on what to read (or watch) […]

Mayor O’Dwyer Discusses Berkley Parking Dispute and More

August 1st 2014

Mayor O’Dwyer Discusses Berkley Parking Dispute and More (Compiled, Aug. 1, 2014)   Berkley Mayor Phil O’Dwyer sent out remarks to residents and businesses through the Berkley email newsletter, that included sentiments about the recent media coverage of the Vinsetta rezoning request to accommodate new parking lots, Woodward Dream Cruise and more. Here’s what he […]

Accelerants Detected at Mandaean Association Fire Scene…

August 1st 2014

Accelerants Detected at Mandaean Association Fire Scene, Investigation Continues (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug.1, 2014) A crime log released by the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department today states that “The Ferndale Fire Marshall requested a Fire Investigator for a fire in the 800 block of Hilton… An OCSO Fire Investigator and OCSO Arson K-9 responded to the […]

Man Breaks Into Hotel to Assault…

August 1st 2014

Man Breaks Into Hotel to Assault Ex-Boyfriend and More in Royal Oak Crime Report (Royal Oak Police Dept, Aug. 1, 2014) Royal Oak Police Department Weekly Update For the week of July 24, 2014 through July 31, 2014 Breaking and Entering 3800 Block of Edgeland, 7-21-14, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Complainant reported an unknown […]

Berkley Warns: Curb Painting is Not a City Service

July 31st 2014

Berkley Warns: Curb Painting is Not a City Service (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 31, 2014)   The City of Berkley has sent out an alert to warn residents of an unlicensed private entity that is passing out fliers about a curb-painting service. “The Berkley Public Safety Department is aware that a private entity called County […]

Deer Fatally Struck on Woodward in Pleasant Ridge

July 31st 2014

Deer Fatally Struck on Woodward in Pleasant Ridge (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 31, 2014)   On Tuesday night a doe was fatally struck by at least one vehicle on Woodward Avenue in Pleasant Ridge. Residents are concerned that the doe may have been the mother of a fawn that has also been spotted around the […]

Rain Barrel Workshop in Huntington Woods Aug. 3

July 31st 2014

Rain Barrel Workshop in Huntington Woods Aug. 3 (Compiled, July 31, 2014) A free rain barrel workshop will be held at the Huntington Woods DPW Yard on Aug 3 , 2014 from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. Learn about the benefits of rain barrels and how to put one together. Reduce storm-water runoff and promote  […]