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FEF Annual Dinner Seeks Sponsors, Announces Oscars Theme March 13

January 16th 2015

FEF Annual Dinner Seeks Sponsors, Announces Oscars Theme March 13 (Barb Landry, Jan. 16, 2015) I am part of a great group called Ferndale Education Foundation that awards grants to teachers for projects in their classrooms, pays for tutoring, sponsors field trips, has visiting authors and so much more. Our budget is over $50,000 yearly […]

HP Youth Assistance & Firefighters Charity Bowling Fundraiser Feb. 14

January 16th 2015

Hazel Park Youth Assistance and Firefighters Charity Bowling Fundraiser Feb. 14 (Press Release, Jan. 16, 2015) On Valentine’s Day2015, Hazel Park Youth Assistance & Hazel Park Firefighters Charity Fund are hosting their 10th Annual Bowling Fundraiser. The event will take place at Hazel Park Bowl (24211 Hughes) and help to benefit MDA and Burn Camps […]

Oak Park Community Sing Feb. 11

January 16th 2015

Oak Park Community Sing Feb. 11 (Dawn Sketch, Jan. 16, 2015) Do you enjoy music? Do you like to sing? Join us in celebration of Black history Month for OPAACC’s first Community Sing led by Oak Parks’ own, internationally acclaimed chorus conductor and clinician, DeLashea Strawder. Community Sings bring people of all ages and skill […]

Make a Bird Feeder at Bloomfield Twp Library Feb. 16

January 16th 2015

Make a Bird Feeder at Bloomfield Twp Library Feb. 16 (BTPL Jan. 17, 2015) Celebrate National Bird Feeding Month Help make winter easier for your backyard birds.  Stop by the Youth Room on Monday, February 16 from 2-3 p.m., and create your own bird feeder and have some feathery fun. All ages are welcome. Registration is […]

LGBTQ&A Career Fair March 5

January 16th 2015

LGBTQ&A Career Fair March 5 (Compiled, Jan. 16, 2015) UM-Dearborn, in partnership with Affirmations, Pride Source Media, the Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber and the Out&Equal Detroit Affiliate are sponsoring an LGBTQ&A Career Fair on March 5, 2015 here at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Confirmed Employers thus far, recruiting for full time positions and co-op/internships include: […]

Hazel Park Town Hall to Discuss Fire Authority Millage Jan 20

January 15th 2015

Hazel Park Town Hall to Discuss Fire Authority Millage Jan 20 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 11, 2015) Tough times call for creative solutions, and Hazel Park City Manager Ed Klobucher has come up with an innovative way to secure new funding, without having to cut fire services. The solution will require a unique partnership with […]

Nationally-Recognized Suicide Survivor to Speak in Farmington Jan. 27

January 15th 2015

Nationally-Recognized Suicide Survivor to Speak in Farmington Jan. 27 (SAFE Press Release, Jan.25, 2015) Farmington SAFE (Suicide Awareness for Everyone) to Host Speaker/ Suicide Attempt Survivor Jordan Burnham on Jan. 27 On Tuesday, January 27 from 7 to 9 p.m., Farmington SAFE (Suicide Awareness for Everyone) will host speaker and suicide attempt survivor Jordan Burnham […]

Federal Judge: State Must Recognize Legal Marriages of 300 Same-Sex Couples

January 15th 2015

Federal Judge: State of Michigan Must Recognize Legal Marriages of 300 Same-Sex Couples (ACLU Press Release, Jan. 15, 2015) In a victory for marriage equality, a federal judge today ruled that the state of Michigan must recognize the legal marriages of 300 same-sex couples wed last spring in the state. A lawsuit was filed by […]

West Bloomfield Educational Foundation’s Casino Night Feb. 13

January 15th 2015

West Bloomfield Educational Foundation’s  Casino Night Feb. 13 (West Bloomfield Schools Press Release, Jan. 15, 2015) Celebrate Friday the 13th, Celebrate Valentine’s Day, or just Celebrate with the West Bloomfield Educational Foundation’s Casino Night on Feb. 13, 2015 at Edgewood Country Club 8399 Commerce Road, Commerce Township 7pm-11pm. You will be in for a great evening […]

Interview with Lucky (video)

January 15th 2015

Interview with Lucky (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 15, 2015) Most people who know Ferndale, know Lucky. He makes rounds to the restaurants and shops, looking for odd jobs and asking people for assistance.  And for those who make the time to talk, Lucky shares stories and good feelings. After being homeless for three years, […]