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Gay Marriage Victory Reversed on Appeal- updated

November 6th 2014

Gay Marriage Victory Reversed on Appeal (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2014) Cases in Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee that had been victories for same-sex couples seeking the right to marry, have been overturned by the US Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. In a 42 page decision released Thursday the court determined that […]

Accident Sends Car into Comerica Bank in Oak Park

November 6th 2014

Accident Sends Car into Comerica Bank in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, photos: Aaron Tobin, Nov. 6, 2014) A three car accident in Oak Park sent an SUV through the windows of Comerica Bank at 10 Mile and Greenfield Thursday afternoon at around 4pm. Oak Park resident Aaron Tobin stopped to take photographs and spoke […]

Gun Goes Off During Search of Student at DLC, No Injuries Reported

November 6th 2014

Gun Goes Off During Search of Student at DLC, No Injuries Reported (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2014)   A 17-year-old student of Digital Learning Center in Ferndale is in custody after a handgun found on the student went off during a search. Ferndale Schools Communications Director William Good released a statement, explaining “Earlier today […]

Housing Director Arrested on Suspicion of… Stealing Pills UPDATED

November 6th 2014

Housing Director Arrested on Suspicion of Entering Apartment, Stealing Pills – UPDATED (compiled, Nov. 6, 2014) Ferndale Housing Commission Director Deborah Wilson was arrested Monday at her office in the Withington West Apartments in Ferndale. Police executed a search warrant and subsequently made the arrest. Charges have not yet been filed. Wilson is accused of […]

Donate Halloween Costumes…

November 5th 2014

Donate Halloween Costumes Friends of Ferndale Library for 2015 Fundraiser (press release, Nov. 5, 2014) Calling all parents, don’t throw those costumes away when Halloween is over. Contact the Friends Of The Ferndale Library and ask about a special costume drive / fundraiser for the library. Maybe your little ones dressed up as Iron Man […]

Input Sought on Southfield Road… Open House Nov. 20

November 5th 2014

Input Sought on Southfield Road Improvements, Open House Nov. 20 (Lathrup Village Press Release, Nov. 5, 2014) The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in close cooperation with the communities of Southfield, Lathrup Village, Beverly Hills and Southfield Township, will conduct the second public information and comment meeting to present information about the ongoing Environmental […]

Just 4 Kicks Fundraiser for JFK in Ferndale Nov. 8

November 5th 2014

Just 4 Kicks Fundraiser for JFK in Ferndale Nov. 8 (compiled, Nov. 5, 2014) Just 4 Kicks is JFK Parent’s second annual talent show/fundraiser. Tickets are $15 and after the parents perform there will be a DJ to help parents and supporters dance the night away. Doors open at 7pm, show begins at 8. The […]

Berkley Rotary to Welcome Yad Ezra Speaker Nov. 10

November 3rd 2014

Berkley Rotary to Welcome Yad Ezra Speaker Nov. 10 (Berkley Rotary Press Release, Nov. 3, 2014) The Rotary Club of Berkley is pleased to announce its upcoming list of speakers for November.  The Club meets at O’Mara’s Restaurant in downtown Berkley at the intersection of 12 Mile Road and Coolidge Highway.  Guests, prospective members and […]

SOCRRA Offers $6 Recycling Bins in November

November 3rd 2014

SOCRRA Offers $6 Recycling Bins in November (SOCRRA Press Release, Nov. 3, 2014) SOCRRA and its 12 member communities are pleased to offer a special sale on recycle bins during the month of November, 2014. Residents of Berkley, Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Clawson, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Lathrup Village, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak and Troy […]

Bomb Squad Called…Congressman Bentivolio’s Office

November 3rd 2014

Bomb Squad Called for Suspicious Briefcase at Congressman Bentivolio’s Office (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Nov. 3,2014) INCIDENT: 13:50 Hrs. – Oct 31 – Suspicious Package/OCSO Bomb K9 Assist/MSP Bomb Squad Activation. #14-172643. SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to 800 Welch Rd., the District Office of Congressman Kerry Bentivolio. for a suspicious package. The Congressman advised that […]