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Library Costs Examined as PR Delays …w/ Huntington Woods

September 1st 2014

Library Costs Examined as Pleasant Ridge Delays Contract Vote with Huntington Woods (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 1, 2014) The Pleasant Ridge City Commissioners split their votes at their August meeting on a move to delay approving a five year contract with Huntington Woods for library services. City Manager James Breuckman recommended approving the contract, rather […]

Pontiac Teenager Accidentally Shoots Self in the Thigh

September 1st 2014

Pontiac Teenager Accidentally Shoots Self in the Thigh (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Sept. 1, 2014) INCIDENT: 12:20 hrs. – Aug. 29 – City of Pontiac – Accidental Shooting – # 14-136500 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to McLaren Oakland Hospital for a subject in the Emergency Room suffering from a gunshot wound to his right thigh. Upon initial […]

After Locking themselves…Pipeline Protestors Arrested (video)

September 1st 2014

After Locking themselves to Work Trucks, Two Pipeline Protestors Arrested (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 1, 2014) On Aug. 25 Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 2000 block of Lakeville Road in Oxford Township. According to Undersheriff Mike McCabe “The protesters were advised by security and by deputies that they were trespassing. Most of […]

Art Reception at Cork – “Visceral” Sept.10

September 1st 2014

Art Reception at Cork – “Visceral” Sept.10 (Compiled, Sept. 1, 2014) Wednesday, September 10, 4-10pm: Sip and See with happy hour all night with $5 glasses of wine, beer specials and small plate specials at Cork Wine Pub at 23810 Woodward Ave, Pleasant Ridge. “Visceral” is an art exhibition that incorporates anatomical elements to delve […]

Berkley Area Chamber Swings Fore Charity Sept. 19

September 1st 2014

Berkley Area Chamber Swings Fore Charity Sept. 19 (Berkley Area Chamber Press Release, Sept. 1, 2014) MetroSold presents the Annual Berkley Area Chamber Golf Outing   Sept. 19, 2014 . The Tri-Community Coalition and the Berkley Holiday Lights Parade will benefit from funds raised. The outing is held at Rackham Golf Course, 8 a.m. registration, 9 […]

Safe Baby Class in Pontiac Sept. 4

September 1st 2014

Safe Baby Class in Pontiac Sept. 4 (press release, Sept. 1, 2014) Safe Baby University will be visiting McLaren Oakland Thursday, September 4th, 9:30am – 2:30pm in the Corporate Auditorium. The Safe Baby University course is free to participants and is sponsored by Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Kohl’s and United Healthcare. This class is for […]

Families in Several Cities Sent Deceptive School Enrollment Notices

August 31st 2014

ALERT: Families in Several Cities Sent Deceptive School Enrollment Notices from EAA (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 31, 2014) Families across South Oakland County have been receiving strange notices in the mail saying that their children are to report to EAA-run schools on the first day of class instead of their own. Titled “Confirmation of 2014-2015 […]

Arts, Beats & Eats Festival Packs Royal Oak

August 31st 2014

Arts, Beats & Eats Festival Packs Royal Oak (Compiled, Aug.31, 2014) Labor Day weekend brought the annual Arts, Beats, and Eats Festival to Downtown Royal Oak.  With dozens of local bands and plenty of fun for the whole family,the event raises money for playground equipment in the community.  If you have photos you’d like to […]

Dash Thru the Daze Run/Walk for Troy Youth Assistance Sept. 14

August 31st 2014

Dash Thru the Daze Run/Walk for Troy Youth Assistance Sept. 14 (TYA Press Release, Aug. 31, 2014) The inaugural Dash thru the Daze 5K Run/Walk for Troy Youth Assistance will take place on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 8:00 a.m. at Boulan Park in Troy, MI. There will be a Kid’s ¼ Mile Run at 7:40 […]

Pioneer & Historical Society’s “Night to Remember” Oct. 4

August 31st 2014

Pioneer & Historical Society’s “Night to Remember” Oct. 4 (OCPHS, Aug. 31, 2014) Join us for a benefit at the Lafayette Grand Banquet Facility: Saturday October 4, 2014 ~ 6 pm to 10 pm Tickets $25 per person Buffet Dinner, Live and Silent Auction, Door Prizes, Costume Contest, Cash Bar Where: 1 Lafayette, Downtown Pontiac, […]