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Election Results: HP Police Millage Passes, Losses in Pontiac and Madison School Districts

August 4th 2015

Election Results: HP Police Millage Passes, Losses in Pontiac and Madison School Districts (C. Proxmire, Aug. 4, 2015) Hazel Park Election results are in, with Hazel Park voters supporting police services with a 10-year 2.8 mil assessment. The millage will bring in about $431,000 and is the main source of funding for police services. This […]

CN Rail Agrees to Quiet Zone, New Entrance in Ferndale

August 4th 2015

CN Rail Agrees to Quiet Zone, New Entrance in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 3, 2015)   Discussions between The City of Ferndale and Canadian National Railroad (CN) have led to a couple of changes that residents are likely to notice. A public meeting was held Monday to talk about what residents can expect and […]

Pontiac: Shoot Out During Robbery Sends Two Men to Hospital

August 4th 2015

Pontiac: Shoot Out During Robbery Sends Two Men to Hospital (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Aug. 4, 2015) INCIDENT: 14:39 hrs. – Aug 4, 2015) City of Pontiac – Attempted Armed Robbery/Shooting  #15-124495 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to the 30 block of Stowell Street for a shooting victim. Upon their arrival, deputies observed a trail of […]

Body of Southfield Fire Chief Found by Dive Team

August 3rd 2015

Body of Southfield Fire Chief Found by Dive Team(City of Southfield Press release, Aug. 3, 2015)  We are sorry to report that Southfield Fire Chief Keith Rowley drowned in a boating accident on July 31 on Lake St. Clair in Macomb County. The city of Southfield extends its deepest condolences to the family of Fire […]

This Weeks Job Listings

August 3rd 2015

This Weeks Job Listings (Compiled, Aug. 3, 2015) Welcome to This Week’s Job Listing.  This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works.  All Michigan Works Offices provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out their website at http://www.ferndaleschools.org/community/miworks/job-flash/.  New jobs! Posted for the week of August 2nd  – […]

With Election Tuesday, Pontiac Activists Try to Drive Home Votes

August 2nd 2015

With Election Tuesday, Pontiac Activists Try to Drive Home Votes (C. Proxmire, Aug. 2, 2015) Pontiac School Board President Brenda Carter wanted to remind people to get out and vote on Tuesday.  There is a 2.87 mil sinking fund millage proposal on the ballot to be used for building repairs in the school district.  So […]

Rochester Police Officer Saves Skunk from Yogurt Cup in Funny Dash Cam Video

August 2nd 2015

Rochester Police Officer Saves Skunk from Yogurt Cup in Funny Dash Cam Video (Rochester Police,  Aug. 2, 2015) A police officer never knows what the day will bring. Officer Taylor was called to the 400 block of W. Third St.in Rochester this morning for a baby skunk with its head stuck in an empty yogurt […]

Benefit Concert for Ferndale Library at Loving Touch Aug. 28

August 2nd 2015

Benefit Concert for Ferndale Library at Loving Touch Aug. 28 (FADL event listing)   Chris Bathgate joins 800beloved, with Ancient Language Woven Tangles Kriss Gaynes Molly Jean and [mister]…. at The Loving Touch August 28…… 8pm to 1 am A benefit concert for the Ferndale Area District Library It’s been 5 years since the Ferndale […]

Interview: William “Bill” White, Candidate for Ferndale City Council (video)

August 2nd 2015

Interview: William “Bill” White, Candidate for Ferndale City Council (video) (C. Proxmire, Aug. 2, 2015) William “Bill” White said now that his kids are taking over the family business, he’s looking to get involved in the community and help keep Ferndale the way it is. That’s why he’s decided to throw his hat in the […]

Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 14-15, 2015

August 1st 2015

Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 14-15, 2015 (event) City of Berkley Friday, August 14: 6:00 PM-9:00 PM: Kid’s Inflatable Zone, 12 Mile Road/Tyler 6:30 PM-7:30 PM: Berkley’s Classic Car Parade, 12 Mile Rd between Coolidge & Greenfield 7:30 PM-9:00 PM: Tri-Community Coalition Street Dance, 12Mile Road/Griffith, north 7:30 PM- 9:00 PM: DetroitElvis.com Entertainment at 12 Mile […]