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Remnose & Superbomb to Play First Stop Friday at FPL Jan. 3

December 20th 2013

Remnose & Superbomb to Play First Stop Friday at FPL Jan. 3 (Ferndale Public Library Press Release, Dec. 20, 2013)   First Stop Friday Friday, January 3 7pm Remnose AND Superbomb Ferndale Public Library 222 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220 248-546-2504 Free All Ages https://www.facebook.com/events/235923579901829/   The Ferndale Public Library’s monthly rock-centric concert […]

Thieves Crash Through Front of Oak Park SOS, Steal ATM

December 20th 2013

Thieves Crash Through Front of Oak Park Secretary of State, Steal ATM (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 20, 2013) Police are looking for four suspects who drove a stolen minivan through the front window of the Secretary of State office at 10 Mile and Coolidge in Oak Park just after midnight on Wednesday.  The suspects used […]

Police Report Orion Twp. Man Preaching… Hatchet in Hand

December 20th 2013

Police Report Orion Twp. Man Preaching Door to Door with Hatchet in Hand (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 20, 2013) INCIDENT:  15:01 hrs. – Orion Township  Suspicious Person / Involuntary  Committal          # 13-194457 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the area of Chalice and Minton  for a suspicious person going door to door with a hatchet in […]

Police Report Man Fired Gun at Pontiac Sheriff’s Dept. Substation

December 20th 2013

Police Report Man Fired Gun at Pontiac Sheriff’s Dept. Substation (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Dec. 20, 2013) INCIDENT: 02:02 hrs. –  City of Pontiac, Shots Fired at Sheriff’s Sub- Station/CCW  # 13-192572 12/16/2013  SUMMARY: An  Deputy was in the parking lot of the Pontiac Substation when he heard a gunshot come from a vehicle that was […]

Lifeguard Class Offered in Troy

December 19th 2013

Lifeguard Class Offered in Troy Over Winter Break (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 19, 2013) Do you know how to save a life?  The American Red Cross is offering a lifeguard class for individuals ages 15 and over at the Troy Community Center. Participants will earn the American Red Cross Lifeguard, CPR, and First Aid certification.  […]

More than Just a Pretty Trunk: How Trees Enhance Complete Streets

December 19th 2013

More than Just a Pretty Trunk: How Trees Enhance Complete Streets (Jeff Prygoski, orig. Transportation for Michigan, Dec. 19, 2103) Roads and sidewalks have undergone dramatic transformations in communities with complete streets policies. More than 90 Michigan communities have passed complete street policies, which contain a variety of design elements that foster a safer, more […]

Hazel Park Opens Outside Enrollment, Plans to Close Elementary

December 19th 2013

Hazel Park Opens Outside Enrollment, Plans to Close Elementary (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 18, 2013) In an effort to offset debt and declining enrollment, the Hazel Park School District has opened up enrollment to neighboring counties and made plans to close one of the elementary schools. ENROLLMENT EXPANDED TO WAYNE AND MACOMB COUNTIES The measures, […]

DNC Chair, Michigan Dems Rally For LGBT Equality (video)

December 18th 2013

DNC Chair, Michigan Dems Rally For LGBT Equality (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Between the Lines, Dec. 18, 2013) As Republicans continue to condone the hateful, anti-gay comments of their Republican National Committeeman Dave Agema, Democrats brought out the big guns for a community forum at Affirmations featuring Democratic National Committee Chairperson Debbie Wasserman Schultz. “In […]

Moeser Resigns, Ferndale School Board Seeks Applicants

December 18th 2013

Moeser Resigns, Ferndale School Board Seeks Applicants (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 18, 2013) Charles (Chuck) Moeser turned in his resignation Tuesday night after over 20 years on the Ferndale School Board, including ten as Board President. The Board has 30 days to find someone to appoint who will fill his position.  The partial term ends […]

Police Seek Package Thief in Independence Twp.

December 18th 2013

Police Seek Package Thief in Independence Twp. (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Dec. 18, 2013) INCIDENT:  14:00 hours – Independence Township  Larceny     #13-193402 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 4500 block of Ava for a report of a larceny just discovered.  The homeowner states there were packages delivered to the residence and left on the front porch.  […]