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Brooksie Way “Chill at the Mills” 5k Jan. 25

January 2nd 2015

Brooksie Way “Chill at the Mills” 5k Jan. 25 (Press release, Jan. 2, 2014) Online registration is now open for the second annual Brooksie Way Chill at the Mills 5k race, set for Jan. 25 in downtown Rochester. Runners and walkers can register online at www.TheBrooksieWay.com or download a race application and mail it in. […]

Ferndale Man Drives into Bus Stop, Killing One Person, Injuring Another

January 1st 2015

Ferndale Man Drives into Bus Stop, Killing One Person, Injuring Another (Compiled, Jan. 1, 2015) A 23-year-old man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after he crossed several lanes of traffic on Woodward Avenue and crashed into a bus shelter at Euclid Avenue in Detroit, according to Fox 2 Detroit. The man was driving […]

Library Picks: Kerrie’s New Year Recommendations

January 1st 2015

Library Picks: Kerrie’s New Year Recommendations (Jeff Milo,FPL Circulation Specialist, Jan. 1, 2015) Happy New Year, Ferndale. Welcome to another installment of an ongoing series (with the Oakland County 115) featuring recommendations (in books/film/music) from the staff of your Ferndale Area District Library. Kerrie, one of our circulation specialists, has an excellent list of titles […]

The stories of 2014 Part 1 of 4 – January through March

January 1st 2015

The stories of 2014 Part 1 of 4 – January through March (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 31, 2014) This has been an amazing year as the oc115 has ventured on the path of county-wide news coverage. From feel-good stories of neighbors helping each other to mass expressions of love, to the challenges of local governments, […]

The stories of 2014 Part 2 of 4 – April through June

January 1st 2015

The stories of 2014 Part 2 of 4 – April through June (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 1, 2015) This has been an amazing year as the oc115 has ventured on the path of county-wide news coverage. From feel-good stories of neighbors helping each other to mass expressions of love, to the challenges of local governments, […]

The stories of 2014 Part 3 of 4 – July through September

January 1st 2015

The stories of 2014 Part 3 of 4 – July through September (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 1, 2015) This has been an amazing year as the oc115 has ventured on the path of county-wide news coverage. From feel-good stories of neighbors helping each other to mass expressions of love, to the challenges of local governments, […]

The stories of 2014 Part 4 of 4 – October through December

January 1st 2015

The stories of 2014 Part 4 of 4 – October through December (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 1, 2015) This has been an amazing year as the oc115 has ventured on the path of county-wide news coverage. From feel-good stories of neighbors helping each other to mass expressions of love, to the challenges of local governments, […]

Marijuana Seized in Springfield Township

December 30th 2014

Marijuana Seized in Springfield Township (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 30, 2014) INCIDENT:  03:12 Hrs. – Springfield Township – Possession with Intent to Deliver (PWID) Marijuana / NET Detective call-out #14-203531 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to a residence located in the 9000 block of King Rd. for a possible breaking and entering.  A neighbor could see […]

Storyteller to Reenact Harriet Tubman’s Story Jan 19

December 30th 2014

Storyteller to Reenact Harriet Tubman’s Story Jan 19 (Baldwin Public Library press release, Dec. 30) Miz Rosie as Harriet Tubman Monday, January 19 at 3pm – 4pm Baldwin Public Library, 300 W.Merrill St. Birmingham,MI 48009 For all ages with lots of audience participation Storyteller Rosie Chapman brings history to life with her reenactment of Civil […]

Myles Jury Fans to Party in Hazel Park Jan. 3

December 30th 2014

Myles Jury Fans to Party in Hazel Park Jan. 3 (Compiled, Dec. 30, 2014) On Saturday, January 3rd, Hazel Park’s own MMA fighter Myles Jury will be taking on fourth-ranked Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. They will be squaring off in the co-main event in UFC 182 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Coming off a […]