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Ride Home from Party in Pontiac Ends in Robbery

September 14th 2014

Ride Home from Party in Pontiac Ends in Robbery (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., Sept. 14, 2014) INCIDENT: 02:53 Hrs. – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery. #14-145722 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to E. Huron and Woodward Ave. for a report of a robbery. Upon arrival the victim stated that she was at a party at […]

DIY 2014 Delights with Art, Music and Community

September 13th 2014

DIY 2014 Delights with Art, Music and Community (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2014) DIY Ferndale came through with another year of art, music and community this weekend, packing Downtown Ferndale with visitors. Local artists and musicians made the event special, and of course the hosts – owners of the Emory, Woodward Avenue Brewery and […]

Ferndale Marching Band Makes Grand DIY Entrance (video)

September 12th 2014

Ferndale Marching Band Makes Grand DIY Entrance (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 12, 2014) Members of the Ferndale Golden Eagle Marching Band made the trek from the high school all the way to the DIY Festival Friday night. Led by police escorts they crossed Woodward Avenue at Marshall and made their way through the neighborhood […]

Royal Oak Crime Report: Mysteriously Moved Car….

September 12th 2014

Royal Oak Crime Report: Mysteriously Moved Car, Slashed Tires, and Stolen Change (Royal Oak Police, Sept. 12, 2014)   Royal Oak Police Department Weekly Update For the week of September 4, 2014 through September 11, 2014 Breaking and Entering 2709 W. Webster (Dr. Mariotti Family Practice), 9-10-14, 4:45 p.m. – 9:10 p.m.: Complainant reported an […]

Ferndale Police Officers Caught in Middle of Night Prank…

September 12th 2014

Ferndale Police Officers Caught in Middle of Night Prank Involving Stray Dog (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 12, 2014) “It’s infantile. It’s grade school-ish, middle school-ish at best,” that’s what Ferndale Police Lt. William Wilson told Hank Winchester of WDIV News in response to a prank played by officers involving a stray dog that had been […]

Kids Clothing Swap in Ferndale, All Welcome Sept. 13

September 12th 2014

Kids Clothing Swap in Ferndale, All Welcome Sept. 13 (compiled, Sept 12, 2014) A special kind of clothing swap takes place Saturday in Ferndale to benefit Ferndale Friends of Different Learners Parent Group and Ferndale African American Parent Network. The swap takes place at Renaissance Vineyard Church, 1841 Pinecrest, Ferndale. Here’s how it works: Drop […]

Burgers & Brass Outdoor Concert in Royal Oak, Senior Center Sept. 14

September 12th 2014

Burgers & Brass Outdoor Concert in Royal Oak, Senior Center Sept. 14 (City of Royal Oak Press Release, Sept 12, 2014) Event – Date & Time: Sunday, September 14, 2014 – 4:00pm – 6:00pm Say goodbye to Summer and hello to Fall with a free concert featuring the Motor City Brass Band. The doors open […]

Acting Out Kids Community Theater’s: 30 Reasons Not to be in a Play, Sept 19-20

September 11th 2014

Acting Out Kids Community Theater’s: 30 Reasons Not to be in a Play, Sept 19-20 (press release, Sept 11, 2014) Acting Out Kids Community Theatre is proud to present: 30 REASONS NOT TO BE IN A PLAY! Performances will be at the Clawson High School Auditorium Performance Dates: Friday, Sept. 19 – 7:00pm Saturday, Sept. […]

Ready for the Next Emergency? How a Home Inventory Can Help

September 11th 2014

Ready for the Next Emergency? How a Home Inventory Can Help (Sam Moore, Unique Home & Business Inventory, Sept 11, 2014) NOTE: Sam Moore is the owner of Unique Home and Business Inventory. After learning about his service during the flooding crisis, we asked him to share a write up about his work as another […]

Suspect Flees Royal Oak Meijer After Alleged Theft, Causes Crash

September 11th 2014

Suspect Flees Royal Oak Meijer After Alleged Theft, Causes Crash (Royal Oak Police, Sept.11,2014)   On Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at 11 a.m., Edana Evette Moorer was charged with one count of Fleeing and Eluding Third Degree, which carries up to a five-year sentence, and one count of violating the Organized Retail Crime Act, which […]