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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 […]

Fathering Boys into Men Series at Troy Library Starts Jan. 26

December 30th 2014

Fathering Boys into Men Series at Troy Library Starts Jan. 26 (TPL Press Release, Dec. 30, 2014) On Monday, January 26 we will begin this new program series presented by Ted Braude, starting with Play and Be Strong. Fathering boys along the path to maturity has never been easy, but the challenge has never been […]

Doug Horn Trio at Southfield Library Jan. 21

December 30th 2014

Doug Horn Trio at Southfield Library Jan. 21 (SPL Press Release, Dec. 30, 2014) The Doug Horn Trio is the featured performer at the Southfield Public Library’s next Jazz & Blues program, to be held on Wednesday, January 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Library’s Meeting Room. General admission is $5.00 or $3.00 admission for […]

24 Year Old Ferndale Man Died by Suicide

December 30th 2014

24 Year Old Ferndale Man Died by Suicide (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 30, 2014) On Dec. 27 at 9:36am police responded to a report of a suicide on Fielding. A 24 year old male was declared dead at the scene from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. SUICIDE PREVENTION: “Suicide is a major public health issue, but […]

Help Enrolling in Affordable Care Act Insurance Wed Jan 7

December 30th 2014

Help Enrolling in Affordable Care Act Insurance Wed Jan 7 (FernCare Press Release, Dec.30, 2014) FernCare Free Clinic is offering a community wide opportunity to have any questions answered or have assistance enrolling in either the Insurance Exchange or Healthy Michigan. No issue is too complicated. The assisters are trained in both insurance programs. Assisters […]

Water Main Break in Berkley, Some Residents without Water

December 30th 2014

Water Main Break in Berkley, Some Residents without Water (City of Berkley Press Release, Dec. 30, 2014) UPDATE:  AT 7:30pm the main was fixed and water was restored to customers. The Department of Public Works (DPW) is repairing a water main break on Harvard just west of Woodward.  In order to isolate the repair area, […]

SOGI Conference for Educators… Feb.6

December 30th 2014

SOGI Conference for Educators to Focus on LGBT Student Success Feb.6 (compiled, Nov. 13, 2014, republished Dec. 30) Oakland University’s School of Education & Human Services’ Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Initiative is excited to announce the 2015 Michigan SOGI Education Conference. This year’s conference will include 55-minute concurrent sessions and round-table discussions focused […]

Pontiac Pastor Praises Troy Paramedics Who Saved Wife’s Life (video)

December 29th 2014

Pontiac Pastor Praises Troy Paramedics Who Saved Wife’s Life (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 28, 2014) Grace Gospel Fellowship was full of thankful people on Sunday as Pastor Kent Clark gave appreciation to three paramedics from Alliance Mobil Health EMS in Troy who saved his wife’s life earlier this fall. Pastor Clark told the story […]

Unlocked Vehicles Targeted by Thieves, Two Arrested in Ferndale

December 29th 2014

Unlocked Vehicles Targeted by Thieves, Two Arrested in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 29, 2014) “Lock your cars.” That’s the advice given by Ferndale Sgt. Baron Brown in response to the latest reports of thefts from vehicles. The problem of people stealing from unlocked cars has been going on for decades, and certainly is not […]