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Democrats Pack Cobo for Fmr. President Bill Clinton Speech (video)

April 27th 2014

Democrats Pack Cobo for Fmr. President Bill Clinton Speech (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2014) Raising over $500,000 for the Michigan Democratic Party, the 2014 Jefferson-Jackson Dinner at Cobo Hall featuring Former President Bill Clinton was considered “a rousing success” by Democratic Party Chair Lon Johnson. Johnson and others took time to share their […]

8 Mile Luncheon Inspires Vision of Collaboration

April 27th 2014

8 Mile Luncheon Inspires Vision of Collaboration (A guest column by Sheryl Mitchell, April 27, 2014) I had the opportunity to attend the Leadership Luncheon on April 25th that was held at Cobo by the Eight Mile Boulevard Association (8MBA) and witnessed an unexpected show of regional collaboration that was so powerful that it almost […]

New Event: Women Veteran’s Networking and Resource Fair May 16

April 27th 2014

New Event: Women Veteran’s Networking and Resource Fair May 16 (Oakland County Press Release, April 27, 2014) NOTE: This event has been updated from a “Job Fair” to a “Networking and Resource Fair,” and the title has been changed. On Friday, May 16, 2014, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, the Women’s Advisory Board for […]

Royal Oak Bike Expo May 18

April 27th 2014

Royal Oak Bike Expo May 18 (Tom Regan, April 27, 2014) You are invited to attend the 3rd Annual Royal Oak Bike Expo: Sunday, May 18th 2:00pm – 4:30pm Royal Oak Farmer’s Market 316 E. 11 Mile Rd, Royal Oak MI Skilled staff from local bike shops will be present to do free safety checks […]

FernCare Annual Dinner May 8

April 27th 2014

FernCare Annual Dinner May 8 (FernCare Press Release, April 27, 2014) FernCare proudly announces our upcoming Annual Dinner in May. Our sixth! Can you believe it? We are so thankful to all of our supporters over the years. Your help–whether through volunteering your time, your financial support, or both–has allowed us to help so many […]

Potential Murder-Suicide Investigation in Pontiac

April 27th 2014

Potential Murder-Suicide Investigation in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 27, 2014) INCIDENT: 13:54 Hours, April 27, 2014 – City of Pontiac- Death Investigation  – 14-61413 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 90 block of Ridgemont on a report of two people shot. Upon arrival deputies were directed to an upstairs bedroom where a male and a […]

What Once Was Winezilla, Now Birmingham Wine

April 25th 2014

What Once Was Winezilla, Now Birmingham Wine (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2014) Winezilla once graced Downtown Ferndale with $15 bottles of wine, a no-snobs approach to wine-tasting, and the colorful artwork of local artist Daniel Cascardo. However in a town ripe with mead, craft beer, restaurants and bars even the business’s fun Godzilla theme […]

Sheriff’s Dept. Warns of Jury Duty Fine Phone Scam

April 25th 2014

Sheriff’s Dept. Warns of Jury Duty Fine Phone Scam (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., April 25, 2014)   The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a phone scam that targets Oakland County residents by soliciting fraudulent funds to cover non-appearance jury duty fees. Multiple complaints have come in from citizens receiving phone calls from suspects claiming […]

Man with Hammer Attempts Sexual Assault on Hospital Worker

April 25th 2014

Man with Hammer Attempts Sexual Assault on Hospital Worker in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., April 25, 2014) INCIDENT: 09:06 hrs. April 23, 2014 – City of Pontiac / Felonious Assault   # 14-059014 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to McLaren Oakland Hospital for an assault complaint. The victim stated she had reported to work this morning […]

BlowOut Just One of the Ways Ferndale Library Rocks May 2-3

April 25th 2014

BlowOut Just One of the Ways Ferndale Library Rocks May 2-3 (Jeff Milo, FPL, April 25, 2014) Next week marks the second year Ferndale Public Library joins the ranks of Metro Detroit’s popular bars and nightclubs in co-hosting impressive line ups of local bands performing live for 17th annual Metro Times Blowout music festival. Just […]