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Women, Wisdom & Wellness Free Event Oct. 8 in Farmington Hills

September 27th 2014

Women, Wisdom & Wellness Free Event Oct. 8 in Farmington Hills (Press Release, Sept. 27, 2014)   Gather up your girlfriends and join Beaumont for a free evening of health and wellness. Experts from Beaumont will provide information on breast cancer, healthy tips on nutrition and education about integrative medicine and genetics. The evening includes […]

50Years of MDCR #4: Mel Larsen…LGBT Protection…

September 26th 2014

50Years of MDCR #4: Mel Larsen Speaks on Adding LGBT Protection to Civil Rights Act (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 26, 2014)   The Elliott-Larsen Act of 1976 is regarded as the most comprehensive state-level Civil Rights Act in the nation. It defines civil rights, prohibits discriminatory practices based upon religion, race, color, national origin, […]

Clawson Chamber Hosts Fall Auction Oct. 2

September 26th 2014

Clawson Chamber Hosts Fall Auction Oct. 2 (Clawson Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Sept. 26, 2014) The Clawson Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual Fall Auction, Raffle and Strolling Dinner on Oct. 2, 2014 from 6-10pm at Club Venetian (29310 John R, Madison Heights). The event raises money for Chamber activities, including providing min-grants […]

50 Years of MDCR #3: Chris King… Covering Ferguson (video)

September 25th 2014

50 Years of MDCR #3: Chris King of The St. Louis American on Covering Ferguson Protest (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 25, 2014) Fifty years ago, The Michigan Department of Civil Rights was created as part of the new State Constitution adopted in 1963. The Commission is charged with investigating alleged discrimination against any person […]

Legal Aid Clinics: Ferndale Oct 7, Lake Orion Oct 14, Sfld Oct 20

September 25th 2014

Free Legal Aid Clinics: Ferndale Oct 7, Lake Orion Oct 14, Southfield Oct 20 (Oakland County Bar Association Press Release, Sept. 25, 2014)   Not everyone can afford to hire an attorney to answer their legal questions. That is why the Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA), in partnership with Oakland County Youth Assistance, will host […]

President Signs Disaster Declaration, FEMA Funding Available

September 25th 2014

President Signs Disaster Declaration, FEMA Funding Available (White House Press Release, Sept. 25, 2014) The President today declared a major disaster exists in the State of Michigan and ordered federal aid to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms and flooding during the period of August 11-13, 2014. […]

Bloomfield Hills’ Eastover Brings in STEM Museum Fun

September 25th 2014

Bloomfield Hills’ Eastover Brings in STEM Museum Fun (Bloomfield Hills Schools, Sept.25, 2014) The Eastover Elementary gymnasium was transformed into a STEM Museum earlier this month, with multiple stations set up allowing students to take part in activities that taught science, technology, engineering, and math concepts. Some of the activities included programming a robot, pedaling […]

Planning and Zoning Documents Help Auburn Hills…

September 25th 2014

Planning and Zoning Documents Help Auburn Hills Approach Latest Master Plan (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 25, 2014) As Auburn Hills prepares to embark on the process of updating their Land Use Master Plan, a blog by the Community’s Economic Development Director Steve Cohen is proving to be a useful resource for those who want to […]

Farmington Hills Fire Prevention Open House Oct.10

September 25th 2014

Farmington Hills Fire Prevention Open House Oct.10 (Compiled, Sept. 25, 2014) Event Date: Oct 10, 2014 from 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM Event Location: Fire Station #5 31455 Orchard Lake Rd Farmington Hills, MI 48336 [Location Details|Map] Thousands of residents participate in our Annual Open House each year. It’s a perfect opportunity to meet Farmington […]

…Birmingham Street Art Fair Supporting Common Ground

September 24th 2014

A Great Time at the Birmingham Street Art Fair Supporting Common Ground (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 24, 2014) Dozens of artists, protected from the rain by their rows of tents down the middle of Old Woodward Avenue, came out in support of Common Ground this weekend. The crisis intervention organization offers a 24-hour Crisis and […]