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Open House at Invest Schools in Hazel Park Aug. 9, 16, and 23

August 5th 2013

International Network for Vocational Educational Skills Training, Inc. (INVEST) invites the community to an open house on Friday, August 9th and 23rd at Grace Elementary & Middle School and on August 16th at Roosevelt High School from 2-8 p.m.

Beware of $125 Corporation Filing Scam

August 5th 2013

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) Director Steve Arwood warns Michigan corporations of a non-governmental entity called “Corporate Records Service” trying to collect a $125 fee to prepare corporate records. The misleading compliance solicitation…

Ferndale Jam Lady’s Got A Smile for Every Day

August 5th 2013

The smiles are adding up naturally as Moore works to build her business. Her strawberry and basil blended jam, called “Straw King” is a sweet local favorite, and Jampocalypse Now is an interesting blend of mango and sriracha.

Vespas Converge on Downtown Ferndale (video)

August 4th 2013

The group was given a police escort out of town, and then headed north to the White Lake Inn and back. They ended their ride at One-Eyed Betty’s in Ferndale.

TRU Executive Director Talks About Public Transit (video)

August 2nd 2013

And with all the changes and discussions taking place, the nonprofit transportation advocacy group has been keeping very busy.

Megan Owens, Executive Director for TRU, says…

Green Cruise is Aug. 10 (video)

August 2nd 2013

The Green Cruise’s purpose is to draw awareness to ecofriendly alternatives to automobiles and motorized vehicles. This year’s event features 3 bike rides, a parade, walk, children’s area, and vendor booths.

Summer Mead Fest is Saturday

August 2nd 2013

The event will feature the release of The Zombies Take Manhattan, a rye whiskey cask aged imperial Zombie Killer. Also available is the new Black Fang, blackberry clove mead and the return of Cherry Chipotle.

Friday Fuzzy: Room in Your Life for Felix?

August 2nd 2013

This week’s featured fuzzy is an adult male cat who has been at the center for a while, patiently waiting for the right open-hearted person to take him home. Adult cats like Felix can make great companions.

Remembering Hiroshima Talk Aug. 6

August 2nd 2013

Ms. Huthwaite was working in Tokyo when the two atomic bombs were dropped in August 1945. She says, “Hiroshima and Nagasaki are still vivid in my memory after 68 years.

TRU Executive Director Talks About Public Transit (video)

August 2nd 2013

TRU Executive Director Talks About Public Transit (video) (C. Proxmire, Aug. 2, 2013) Advocating for better public transit and keeping the public informed has been the task of Transportation Riders United for the past 15 years. And with all the changes and discussions taking place, the nonprofit transportation advocacy group has been keeping very busy. […]