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Madison Hts Man Accused of Robbing/Carjacking DTE Worker in Pontiac

May 12th 2015

Madison Hts Man Accused of Robbing/Carjacking DTE Worker in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 12, 2015) INCIDENT: 11:56 hrs. – May 11, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery / Car Jacking: #15-70743 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to the 200 Block of E. Montcalm Ave (Detroit Edison Power Substation) regarding an armed robbery […]

Unidentified Body Found in Burning Van in Pontiac

May 12th 2015

Unidentified Body Found in Burning Van in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 12, 2015) INCIDENT:  12:53 hrs. -May 11, 2015 City of Pontiac – Arson Investigation/Fatal. #15-70766 SUMMARY:  Deputies along with the Waterford Regional Fire Department were dispatched to the 200 block of South Blvd. regarding a vehicle fire involving a small shed. The […]

Winning Student Masterpieces to Grace Ferndale Business Facades

May 11th 2015

Winning Student Masterpieces to Grace Ferndale Business Facades (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2015) The work of six high school students will soon be added to the multitude of public art pieces that grace the Ferndale community. The Ferndale Area Chamber teamed up with Ferndale Public Schools and the Downtown Development Authority to host an […]

Rare Tulips Among 51,000 at White Chapel – Photo Contest to Encourage Visitors

May 11th 2015

Rare Tulips Among 51,000 at White Chapel – Photo Contest to Encourage Visitors (White Chapel press release, May 11, 2015)   More than 51,000 tulips are starting to bloom at White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, located at 621 W. Long Lake Rd. (just West of I-75) in Troy. Metro Detroit area residents can see a […]

Support Group for Parents of Transgender Children Starting in W. Bloomfield May 14 and 18

May 11th 2015

Support Group for Parents of Transgender Children Starting in West Bloomfield May 14 and 18 (event listing, May 11, 2015)

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum

May 11th 2015

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) People cried.   And quite possibly that was the point. Opening up about suicide – whether you have lost a loved one, someone who survived an attempt, someone who has thought about it, a teacher, a counselor, a healthcare provider or […]

Hazel Park Superintendent Search Narrows, Next Round This Week

May 11th 2015

Hazel Park Superintendent Search Narrows, Next Round This Week (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2015)   Round two of Superintendent Interviews continues this week for Hazel Park Schools as the board considers which of three candidates will be best suited to lead the Vikings into a future that is hopefully bright and fiscally sound. The […]

Ferndale Pride Gets Pontiac Love with Fundraisers at Arcade & Liberty Bar

May 10th 2015

Ferndale Pride Gets Pontiac Love with Fundraisers at Arcade and Liberty Bar (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) As Ferndale Pride grows in regional significance, the number of fundraisers for the festival continue to blossom beyond the four square miles of the city limits. The love and support of the LGBT community spread all the […]

4th Annual Royal Oak Bike Expo May 17

May 10th 2015

4th Annual Royal Oak Bike Expo May 17 (event listing, May 10, 2015) Please join us at this free event.  Free bike helmets for kids while they last.  Free minor bike tune-ups from local bike stores.  Amazing tricks by some of the best local BMX cyclists and skateboarders. Sunday, May 17th 2:00pm – 4:30pm Royal Oak […]

Springtime Musical Evening in Clawson with Swing Musician Joel Palmer June 1

May 10th 2015

Springtime Musical Evening in Clawson with Swing Musician Joel Palmer June 1 (event listing, May 10, 2015) Program Name: A Spring Musical Evening Description: On Monday evening, June 1, at 7:00PM, come listen to Joel Palmer, an accomplished guitarist, singer and song writer, perform 30s and 40s era swing, blues and folk music. Please register […]