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Oakland Co. Employee Casual Day Funds Go to 15 Charities

December 24th 2014

Oakland Co. Employee Casual Day Funds Go to 15 Charities (Oakland County Press Release, Dec. 24, 2014) Last week, Oakland County Executive, L. Brooks Patterson, awarded fifteen charities and a veteran with $29,000 dollars in funds that were raised by Oakland County employees through their Casual Day Funds Program. The program allows employees in participating departments and […]

Missing Man Jay Ralko Found Deceased

December 24th 2014

Missing Man Jay Ralko Found Deceased (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 24, 2014) The search for Jay Ralko ended on Tuesday, Dec. 23 when he found dead in his truck at the parking lot of Meijer at 13 Mile and Mound in Warren. According to a statement by Equality Michigan, Police believe suicide is the cause […]

Another Young Child Burned by Bath Water

December 24th 2014

Another Young Child Burned by Bath Water (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. Dec. 24, 2014) INCIDENT: 07:07 hrs. – Dec 22- City of Pontiac – Child Neglect Investigation – # 14-200452 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 10 block of Starlite Lane for a report of a child who had been burned by scalding water in the […]

Man Narrowly Escapes Death in Tussle w/ Armed Teen

December 24th 2014

Man Narrowly Escapes Death in Tussle w/ Armed Teen INCIDENT: 02:01 hours – City Of Pontiac – Attempt Murder / Shots fired   #14-200010 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 10 block of Spokane Road for a fight in progress with shots fired. Upon arrival, Deputies were advised by the victim that he confronted a subject in […]

Farmington Hills Police Report Spike in Thefts from Chrysler Vans

December 24th 2014

Farmington Hills Police Report Spike in Thefts from Chrysler Vans (Farmington Hills Police, Dec. 24, 2014) FHPD is investigating multiple thefts of car radio and GPS units in the area of 14 Mile and Orchard Lake, targeting Chrysler vans. The electronics are factory equipment and are pried from the dash area. Witnesses or anyone with […]

19 Year Old Lyon Twp. Woman Found Dead, Possibly Drug Related

December 24th 2014

19 Year Old Lyon Twp. Woman Found Dead, Possibly Drug Related (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 24, 2014) INCIDENT: 01:25 hours  –Dec.21- Lyon Township – Death Investigation   #14-200001 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 59000 block of Ten Mile Road for an unresponsive subject. Upon arrival, CPR was being administered by Medics from Huron Valley Ambulance […]

Police Support Rally/Tail Gate… Dec. 28

December 24th 2014

Police Support Rally/Tail Gate to Honor Fallen First Responders Dec. 28 (Compiled, Dec. 24, 2014) Police support rally/tail gate party to honor fallen officers and show support for first responders. Sunday December 28 2014 12p-4p MBREW bar 177 Vester Ferndale The street will be blocked off so the more the merrier. 1pm prayer and moment […]

Clawson Home has Music-Synced Christmas Lights (video)

December 23rd 2014

Clawson Home has Music-Synced Christmas Lights (video) (Timothy Boyer, Dec. 23, 2014) My wife Krista and I saw this house last year. This light show is one the best. It’s not over the top. We’ve never seen a light show synchronized with a radio station. It’s really cool. If you like driving around looking for […]

Back to the Future: Should EAA Be Model for Education in Michigan?

December 23rd 2014

Back to the Future: Should EAA Be Model for Education in Michigan? (Guest View by Bill Boyle, Dec. 23, 2014) Mary L. Mason and David Arsen have just come out with an analysis of the effectiveness of Michigan’s Educational Achievement Authority in Michigan’s Education Achievement Authority and the Future of Public Education in Detroit: The Challenge of […]

Garden Club Presentation Jan 8: Native Species in Traditional Gardens

December 23rd 2014

Garden Club Presentation Jan 8: Native Species in Traditional Gardens (FGC Press Release, Dec. 23, 2014) Ferndale Garden Club: Presentation on “Including Native Species in Your Traditional Garden” by Cheryl English, Advanced Master Gardener, Black Cat Pottery. Thursday, January 8. 7 p.m. Kulick Community Center, 1201 Livernois. Guests are welcome. For more information, call 248-541-6427. […]