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Stabenow: Wednesday Vote Could Lower Student Loan Rates (video)

July 8th 2013

A vote is expected Wednesday on US Senator Debbie Stabenow’s “Keep Student Loans Affordable Act,” an effort to bring student loan rates back to 3.4%. The rate doubled on July 1 after Republicans blocked a vote to keep the rates low.

Acura Takes a Turn for the Worse in Construction Zone

July 8th 2013

The driver of a 2009 Acura RL took a turn for the worse Monday afternoon when she went past orange construction barrels and ended up over the edge of the concrete on West 9 Mile…

Beware of Online Ticket Purchasing Scams

July 8th 2013

Beware of Online Ticket Purchasing Scams (Attorney General Press Release, July 8, 2013) Attorney General Bill Schuette today issued an alert advising consumers to be wary of online ticket purchasing scams. The warning comes during the busy summer concert and event season. “As we enjoy summer, Michigan consumers should protect themselves from fraudulent online ticket […]

Beware of Online Ticket Purchasing Scams

July 8th 2013

“Summer concerts and events should not be soured by online ticket scammers looking to make a quick buck. Make sure you’re buying your event tickets from a reputable online vendor and do your homework to avoid counterfeiting and identity theft.”

SEOC Cautions “Parents Who Host Lose the Most”

July 7th 2013

SEOC Cautions “Parents Who Host Lose the Most” (C. Proxmire, July 7, 2013) “Parents who host lose the most.” That is the message sent home by the South East Oakland Coalition in their push to curb underage drinking and drug use at parent-sanctioned parties over the summer. According to Carly Podzikowski, the Director for the […]

SEOC Cautions “Parents Who Host Lose the Most”

July 7th 2013

The consequences can be steep. Adults who provide alcohol or host parties serving alcohol to people under age 21 can face up to 60 days in jail and fines up to $1,000.

Missing Ferndale Man Found Dead of Apparent Suicide

July 6th 2013

A 25-year-old Ferndale man who was missing since July 3 was found in Rochester Hills…

People Love Parades in Clawson and Huntington Woods

July 5th 2013

People Love Parades in Clawson and Huntington Woods (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2013) While Ferndale is famous for having the longest running Memorial Day Parade, neighboring cities are the place to be for Independence Day. Oak Park, Huntington Woods and Clawson all hosted July 4th parades. Attorney Tim Burns captured images of the parade […]

People Love Parades in Clawson and Huntington Woods

July 5th 2013

Oak Park, Huntington Woods and Clawson all hosted July 4th parades.

Readers Share July 4th Fireworks Memories (video)

July 5th 2013

Readers Share July 4th Fireworks Memories (video) (C. Proxmire, July 5, 2013) A time honored tradition continued July 4th as people throughout the country enjoyed fireworks in celebration of Independence Day. Several SE Michigan cities hosted large professional shows, while others took advantage of Michigan’s recently change fireworks laws to set off the colorful explosives […]