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Suspect Wanted in Commerce Twp. 7-11 Robbery

June 13th 2014

Suspect Wanted in Commerce Twp. 7-11 Robbery (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 13, 2014) INCIDENT:  June 13, 02:40 Hrs. – Commerce Twp. – Armed Robbery   #14-89267 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to the 7-11 Store located at 110 E. Commerce Rd on a report of an Armed Robbery.  The Clerk reported a man came into the […]

Reckless Ride Ends with Crash into Pole, Passenger Dead from Electrocution

June 13th 2014

Reckless Ride Ends with Crash into Pole, Passenger Dead from Electrocution (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 13, 2014) INCIDENT: June 10, 21:15 hrs. – City of Pontiac-Fatal Crash Investigation #14-087843 SUMMARY: A Deputy on patrol in the area of Baldwin and Montcalm in the City of Pontiac observed a 1996 Chevrolet Camaro make an improper […]

The Testing Series Author Coming to Southfield Library June 19

June 13th 2014

The Testing Series Author Coming to Southfield Library June 19 (Book Beat Press Release, June 13, 2014) Book Beat and the Southfield Public Library are proud to host YA author Joelle Charbonneau at the Southfield Public Library (26300 Evergreen Rd, Southfield, MI 48076) on Thursday, June 19 from 6:30-8:30pm to promote the conclusion of her […]

Fire at Dearborn Axle in Ferndale

June 13th 2014

Fire at Dearborn Axle in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2014) At about 6:30am a fire occurred at Dearborn Axle at 8 Mile and Pinecrest in Ferndale. The fire started before workers arrived for their morning shift, and the cause is still under investigation. There were no reported injuries. Workers waited on the lawn […]

Royal Oak Armed Robbery Suspects Tied to Murder, Other Crimes

June 13th 2014

Royal Oak Armed Robbery Suspects Tied to Murder, Other Crimes (Royal Oak Police Report, June 13, 2014) Update: On March 4, 2014 at approximately 9:00 p.m. a “takeover” type robbery occurred at Wilson’s Market, 901 E. 11 Mile. Subsequent investigation by members of ROPD Criminal Investigation Division determined that the Wilson’s robbery was related to […]

Summer Concerts in Birmingham’s Shain Park Wednesday Evenings

June 13th 2014

Summer Concerts in Birmingham’s Shain Park Wednesday Evenings (press release, June 13, 2014) Local bands are getting ready to perform live in Shain Park at the City of Birmingham’s In the Park Summer Concert Series. The popular series is a treasured summertime tradition and features music genres of all varieties, appealing to those of all […]

Candidate Forums, June 17 – State Reps for 43rd and 45th Districts

June 13th 2014

Candidate Forums on June 17 – State Reps for 43rd and 45th Districts (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2014) The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting two candidate forums on June 17th. For the 43rd District State House of Representatives position, the forum will be held at Clarkston Schools Administrative Building, 6389 Clarkston […]

Freedom House Benefit Cruise on Detroit River June 26

June 13th 2014

Freedom House Benefit Cruise on Detroit River June 26 (Press Release, June 13, 2014) Join other new and long-time supporters of Freedom House for a cruise on the Detroit River.* Enjoy the sunset over the beautiful skylines of Detroit and Windsor. Being out on the water is a perfect place to relax and appreciate our […]

Ferndale Superintendent Search Down to Two, Decision June 19

June 12th 2014

Ferndale Superintendent Search Down to Two (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2014) The interview process continues to see who will be the next Superintendent of Ferndale Public Schools. Six candidates were interviewed, and two have moved on to tours of the district and further interviews. The School Board selected Jennifer Martin-Green, Executive Director of Innovation […]

Ferndale’s Grass Roots Garage Sale is Growing – June 21

June 12th 2014

Ferndale’s Grass Roots Garage Sale is Growing – June 21 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2014) Ferndale does not have an official City-Wide Garage Sale day, so Carey Gustafson and friends decided to create their own. Here’s the announcement: “Ferndale Garage Sale” is Saturday, June 21st! It’s a grass-roots, spread the word, “unofficial” city-wide garage […]