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May 5, 2015 Election Results

May 5th 2015

May 5, 2015 Election Results (C. Proxmire, May 5, 2015) We’ll be updating this page with election results from Oakland County as soon as we have them from the Oakland County Clerk. STATEWIDE PROPOSAL TO INCREASE SALES TAX Statewide it seems Proposal One has failed miserably.  We’ll update with some totals when they are available. […]

WONder Woman Kelly Garrett Honored by Women Officials Network (video)

May 5th 2015

WONder Woman Kelly Garrett Honored by Women Officials Network (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 5, 2015) “What would I say to Kelly Garrett 20, 20 and 5 years ago? The one thing I would tell her is to keep your integrity. Never compromise. Make sure that you have such good character that if someone ever […]

Video of Oak Park Man Tazering Mouse to Death Goes Viral

May 5th 2015

Video of Oak Park Man Tazering Mouse to Death Goes Viral (C. Proxmire, May 5, 2015) A mouse met its unpleasant demise last week as a man and his brother made a You Tube video tazering the mouse to death. The man wielding the stun gun was wearing his work shirt, and various reports confirmed […]

Superintendent Interviews begin Thursday for Hazel Park Schools

May 5th 2015

Superintendent Interviews begin Thursday for Hazel Park Schools (Hazel Park Schools Press Release, May 5, 2015)   The Hazel Park Superintendent Search process continues this week with the first round of interviews scheduled for Thursday, May 7 and Friday, May 8. Interviews on these days will be approximately one hour long with a short break […]

John Sobczark’s Fiery Photographs – Exhibit Reception May 14

May 5th 2015

John Sobczark’s Fiery Photographs – Exhibit Reception May 14 (FADL Press Release, May 5, 2015) These pics should certainly spark some interest. The artful flare and glowing intensities of the Detroit Fire Guild performers are framed by the keen eye of local photographer John Sobczak for the Ferndale Library’s Art & Exhibition Committee’s latest commissioned […]

Bike Month Activities in Downtown Ferndale

May 5th 2015

Bike Month Activities in Downtown Ferndale (Downtown Ferndale Press Release, May 5, 2015) As part of National Bike Month, Downtown Ferndale encourages you to ride your bike to Downtown Ferndale all month long and save your quarters for a lot of other great reasons! Like shopping for something fun for you or dining out downtown […]

County to Provide Youth Suicide Prevention Resources at May 7 Event

May 4th 2015

County to Provide Youth Suicide Prevention Resources at May 7 Event (Oakland County Community Mental Health, May 4, 2015) Pontiac, Mich. – May 4, 2015 – Oakland County invites individuals who work with youth to learn about suicide prevention resources available within the county at the 3rd Annual Youth Suicide Prevention Community event, County Executive […]

Royal Oak Police Handle “SWATTING” Situation

May 4th 2015

Royal Oak Police Handle “SWATTING” Situation (Royal Oak Police, May 4, 2015) Royal Oak police officers and the Southeast Oakland County SWAT team responded to the 1100 block of Royal to investigate the report of a barricaded gunman holding two hostages inside a home. When they arrived on the scene, a perimeter was set up […]

Big Trucks and Hard Hats: Birmingham DPS Hosting Open House May 9

May 4th 2015

Big Trucks and Hard Hats: Birmingham DPS Hosting Open House May 9 (Press Release, May 4, 2015) What: The 23rd annual DPS Open House will bring the community together for a day full of family-friendly activities for those of all ages to enjoy. In collaboration with the fire department and police department, the open house […]

Royal Oak In Bloom May 10

May 4th 2015

Royal Oak In Bloom May 10 Event – Date & Time: Sunday, May 10, 2015 – 7:00am – 2:00pm On Sunday, May 10th, 2015 from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m., over 70 vendors with bring everything from flowers to landscaping décor and participate in the 22nd Annual Royal Oak in Bloom. This open-air market is […]