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Gunplay Leads to 14 Year Old Girl Being Shot in Mouth

June 23rd 2015

Gunplay Leads to 14 Year Old Girl Being Shot in Mouth (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 23, 2015) INCIDENT: 01:29 hrs– June 21, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Shooting / #15-96129 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to the area of Barkell Street and Tennyson for a female juvenile that had suffered a gunshot wound to […]

Police Say False Report against Son Led to Officers with Weapons Drawn in Oak Park

June 23rd 2015

Police Say False Report against Son Led to Officers with Weapons Drawn in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 23, 2015)   Oak Park Public Safety says it was a false report by a mother against her son that led to a scary situation on Monday for residents near Rennselaer and Oak Park Blvd. At […]

Michigan AIDS Coalition Expands Testing to Include Other STDs

June 23rd 2015

Michigan AIDS Coalition Expands Testing to Include Other STDs (MAC Press Release, June 23, 2015) This month, Michigan AIDS Coalition (MAC), will formally launch its Integrated Testing Pilot Project, which now will include Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Hepatitis C in addition to its longstanding screenings for HIV and Syphilis. “For many years, we have been serving […]

Murphy Park Clean-Up in Pontiac June 27

June 22nd 2015

Murphy Park Clean-Up in Pontiac June 27 June 27th, 2015 @ 9am! As all are aware, Better Pontiac is sponsoring a clean up of Murphy Park (441 Martin Luther King Blvd, Pontiac, MI 48341) As of right now, we have 42 volunteers comprised of residents, folks from Better Pontiac, and General Motors! This is exciting news […]

Armenia Festival at Royal Oak Farmers Market July 18

June 22nd 2015

Armenia Festival at Royal Oak Farmers Market July 18 (event listing) The Metro Detroit Armenia Fest committee will host the 8th annual Armenian Festival at the Royal Oak Farmers Market on Saturday, July 18, 2015.   The market will be filled with Armenian music, food, dancers and include a bazaar and marketplace. Fest opens at 5 […]

New Way Bar Hosting “Staycation Blowout” for July 4th Weekend

June 22nd 2015

New Way Bar Hosting “Staycation Blowout” for July 4th Weekend (Jamie, New Way Bar, June 24, 2015) We are having what I call a “Staycation Blowout” at New Way Bar over the July 4th weekend.  The lineup is: Thursday July 2nd Live Local Electronic Music Featuring : Eddie Logix Pastel Arsenal Jason Daker Young Punk […]

Fire Destroys Home on N. Blair in Royal Oak

June 22nd 2015

Fire Destroys Home on N. Blair in Royal Oak (compiled, June 22, 2015)   There was a fire on Gardenia in Royal Oak just before midnight on Sunday. The Daily Tribune reports that a man had been home alone in an upstairs bedroom when smoke came up from a fire in a first floor bedroom. […]

This Weeks Job Listings

June 22nd 2015

This Weeks Job Listings (Compiled, June 22, 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 June 22nd – […]

Flowers Are Like Family, The Roots Run Deep at Blumz

June 22nd 2015

Flowers Are Like Family, The Roots Run Deep at Blumz (Sadie Quagliotto, Blumz by JR Designs, June 22, 2015) Flowers have all kinds of different meanings to different people. They are given to celebrate joy, happiness, the arrival of a new baby, a birthday and even the loss of a loved one.   Flowers are the […]

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column

June 22nd 2015

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column (compiled, June 22, 2015) For those who may have missed page 3A of The Detroit News, we’re pleased to share that columnist Laura Berman did a fantastic write up about Oakland County 115 News Editor & Publisher Crystal A. Proxmire. “She practices her profession by walking […]