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Royal Oak: New Year’s Eve Arrest for Breaking and Entering

January 3rd 2014

Royal Oak: New Year’s Eve Arrest for Breaking and Entering (Lieutenant David Clemens, Jan. 3, 2014) On January 1, 2014, at approximately 3:17am, Royal Oak officers arrested a suspect for Breaking and Entering and Malicious Destruction of Property. The suspect, a 24 year old Pontiac resident, entered 404 E. Fourth Street, Digital Media Loft, stole […]

Man Injured in Car v. Train Accident After Ignoring Crossing Lights

January 2nd 2014

Man Injured in Car v. Train Accident After Ignoring Crossing Lights (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Dec. 2, 2014) INCIDENT:  21:51 hrs. Jan. 1, 2014 – City of Pontiac  Car vs. Train Injury Accident – #14-000362 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to the railroad tracks on Woodward near South Blvd. for a car vs. train Personal Injury […]

School Closings and Snow Emergencies

January 2nd 2014

School Closings and Snow Emergencies (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 2, 2014) There has been a lot of snow in SE Michigan, prompting many districts to cancel school and cities to declare snow emergencies.  In snow emergencies people must keep their vehicles off the street until the street is plowed, or they could face ticketing or […]

The Rose Bowl and Parade, Through the Eyes of a Spartan

January 1st 2014

The Rose Bowl and Parade, Through the Eyes of a Loyal Spartan (Crystal Proxmire, Jan. 1, 2014) Dedicated Spartan fan and former Michigan State student John Taylor was able to go to Pasadena, California for the 100th Rose Bowl on New Year’s Day.  There he watched his green-and-white-clad favorite team beat the Stanford Cardinals with […]

Couple Looking for Ring Lost in Royal Oak, Reward Offered

January 1st 2014

Couple Looking for Ring Lost in Royal Oak, Reward Offered (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 1, 2014) A Royal Oak couple is offering a reward for return of a very special ring that was lost in December. “The ring is a family heirloom, it’s an art deco style ring from the 1920s and belonged to my […]

George Morris and the Gypsy Chorus… New Year’s Eve (video)

December 30th 2013

George Morris and the Gypsy Chorus at The New Way Bar New Year’s Eve (video) (Jeff Milo, Dec. 30, 2013) It’s got a ring to it, doesn’t it? New Year at the New Way? The modest-sized bar just north of Cambourne, with new management taking over last May, has since been regularly hosting a revolving […]

The Submission Opens at The Ringwald Jan. 10

December 30th 2013

The Submission Opens at The Ringwald Jan. 10 (Ringwald Press Release, Dec. 30, 2013) F The new year at The Ringwald brings a new play to Michigan audiences! Opening January 10th for an exclusive four week engagement is Jeff Talbott’s new play, The Submission, a fiercely funny and intelligent new comic drama about the words we use to […]

What’s a Garden Without Bees? Presentation Jan 9

December 30th 2013

What’s a Garden Without Bees? Presentation Jan 9 (Ferndale Garden Club, Dec. 30, 2013) The Ferndale Garden Club is kicking off the new year, and their monthly speakers series, with a talk on Jan. 9 called “What’s a garden without bees?”  The talk begins at 7pm. Mike Siarkowski fo the Southeastern Michigan Bee Keepers Association […]

Shrine of the Little Flower’s Monsignor Easton Passes

December 30th 2013

Shrine of the Little Flower’s Monsignor Easton Passes (Dec. 30, 2013) Monsignor William H. Easton of Shrine of the Little Flower in Royal Oak passed away on Dec. 29, 2013. Monsignor Easton will be in state at the National Shrine of the Little Flower (Woodward Ave. and 12 Mile Rd) on Thursday, January 2 from […]

Radon Test Kits Half Price Through January

December 30th 2013

Radon Test Kits Half Price Through January (Oakland County Health Division Press Release, Dec. 30, 2013) Oakland County Health Division will offer radon test kits for just $5 during National Radon Action Month this January. County Executive L. Brooks Patterson encourages residents to take advantage of this half-off price to test their homes for the […]