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Oak Park May Lose Jewish Community Center, Meeting Jan 12

January 5th 2015

Oak Park May Lose Jewish Community Center, Meeting Jan 12 (C. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2015) Oak Park could lose the Jewish Community Center, and a meeting has been set for Jan. 12 to give community members an opportunity to talk about it before it happens. The center offers a gathering space for the community, a […]

Waterwork Gives Plumbing Tips for Winter

January 5th 2015

Waterworks Gives Plumbing Tips for Winter (Guest Column by David Greylen of Waterwork Plumbing. Dec. 2, 2014,republished Jan. 5, 2015) NOTE: Waterworks Plumbing is a sponsor of The Oakland County 115 News Hub. This informative guest column is NOT paid advertising, but readers should be aware that the author does advertise with us. The plumbing […]

Building Green Bridges: Environmentalism in Congregations Jan. 17

January 5th 2015

Building Green Bridges: Environmentalism in Congregations Jan. 17 (ROEAB Press Release, Jan. 5, 2015) The Royal Oak Environmental Advisory Board (ROEAB) is pleased to co-sponsor a Building Green Bridges workshop for anyone interested in beginning or enhancing an environmental sustainability program at their congregation. ROEAB, together with the Birmingham Unitarian Church, has lined up some […]

Art Reception: Best of the Best at Lawrence Street Gallery Jan. 9

January 5th 2015

Art Reception: Best of the Best at Lawrence Street Gallery Jan. 9 (compiled, Jan. 5, 2015) Once again, Lawrence Street Gallery is hosting the prizewinning artists from the gallery’s four annual juried shows (Invitational, Figurative, Photography, and Small Works.) Laura Host, organizer of this exhibition says, “Just as music, theater, and literature look back on […]

Need Does Not Stop at Holidays: Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations

January 5th 2015

Need Does Not Stop at Holidays: Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations (Clawson Food Pantry, Jan. 5, 2014) PLEASE…now that the holidays are over, please don’t forget the Food Pantry. Help is still needed; non-perishables, canned goods, coffee, tea, toothbrushes/tooth paste, soap, shampoos, baby diapers & wipes deodorant, & paper products are most welcome. Who is […]

Remembering Patricia Hill Burnett, 2012 Interview (video)

January 4th 2015

Remembering Patricia Hill Burnett, 2012 Interview (video) (Cherie Wyatt Rolfe, Crystal Proxmire, Jan. 4, 2015) At the age of 94, the co-founder of Michigan National Organization for Women (NOW) and celebrated portrait artist Patricia Hill Burnett passed away last week. Burnett was a face for feminism spanning across socioeconomic and political lines. She was well-dressed, […]

Guest View by Teri Williams: Local Lessons on Community Support

January 4th 2015

Guest View by Teri Williams: Local Lessons on Community Support (Guest View by Teri Williams, aka “Bliss Lady, Ferndale Michigan Works!, Jan. 4, 2015) “There are many definitions of community. The one I like best is simple: People with common interests in a particular area.” When I was a young girl my dad used to wake […]

Clawson Daddy/Daughter Valentine Dance Feb. 8

January 4th 2015

Clawson Daddy/Daughter Valentine Dance Feb. 8 (City of Clawson, Jan. 4, 2015) TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, JAN. 5 Hunter Community Center, 509 Fisher Court, Clawson, MI 48017 Put your dancing shoes on! This popular event includes live entertainment, a corsage for the special lady, refreshments and a photo memento. If Dad can’t make it, maybe […]

Oak Park Winterfest Jan. 25

January 4th 2015

Oak Park Winterfest Jan. 25 (compiled, Jan. 4, 2015) Sunday January 25, 2015 1-3PM Oak Park Community Center Details: Ice Carving Demonstrations Bonfire & S’mores Ice Skating Sleigh Rides Student Talent Showcase Ballooning & Glitter Tattoos Petting Farm Refreshments & Chili & More! Ice Skating 12:30-3PM At Oak Park Ice Arena   For more event […]

Four Year Old with Lighter Starts Fire on E. Woodland in Ferndale UPDATED

January 3rd 2015

Four Year Old with Lighter Starts Fire on E. Woodland in Ferndale UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 3, 2015) A fire Saturday morning in the 500 block of E. Woodland could have been prevented, said Ferndale Fire Marshal Brian Batten. As a mother lay sleeping in a home with no smoke detectors, a four-year-old boy […]