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Benevolent Texting, Censorship, and Snorkeldorf: The Story Behind…

April 14th 2019

Benevolent Texting, Censorship, and Snorkeldorf: The Story Behind a Billboard in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 14, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Like many roadways across the county, Woodward Avenue is lined with billboards.  As people make their way along such roads, their journey is dotted with images of attorneys promising to fight for their clients. With […]

Excitement Grows Around ORV Park, Holly Community Learns Details

April 14th 2019

Excitement Grows Around ORV Park, Holly Community Learns Details (Mel Corrigan, April 14, 2019) Holly, Groveland Township, MI-  Off-road vehicle riding is a popular past time in Michigan. There are more than 180,000 licensed ORV’s in Michigan according to a 2009 study, up 46 percent compared to a 1999 survey [1]. With the state’s extensive […]

Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Visits Michigan, Touting Medicare for All

April 14th 2019

Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Visits Michigan, Touting Medicare for All (Carey Gustafson, April 14, 2019) Warren, MI- Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders made several stops across the Midwest this weekend, including a visit to Macomb Community College’s South Campus in Warren on Saturday. The 77 year old Senator from Vermont ran for the Democratic Party’s Presidential […]

FernCare Hiring Medical Record Transition Coordinator

April 14th 2019

FernCare Hiring Medical Record Transition Coordinator (Job Posting, April 14, 2019) Ferndale, MI- FernCare Free Clinic is hiring a transition coordinator to assist the clinic moving from paper patient charting to the Athena medical record system. The person must have electronic medical record transition experience and experience working with both medical volunteers and the public. […]

Sharing the Woods and a Sense of Wonder Thanks to Royal Oak Nature Society

April 13th 2019

Sharing the Woods and a Sense of Wonder Thanks to Royal Oak Nature Society (Don Drife, President Royal Oak Nature Society, April 13, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – It’s a sunny spring day and I’m sitting on a bench listening to trilling Redwing Blackbirds, feeling the sun on my face, and watching a pair of […]

Before you Hit the Trails, Check out these Reminders

April 13th 2019

Before you Hit the Trails, Check out these Reminders (Stephanie Carroll, Manager of Business Development and Community Relations, City of Auburn Hills, April 13, 2019) Auburn Hills, MI – The warmer weather has arrived and the city’s trails are starting to see a lot of activity.  From runners to bikers, our trails are for everyone! […]

Reporter Food: Mac and Cheese at Axle Brewing Livernois Tap

April 12th 2019

Reporter Food: Mac and Cheese at Axle Brewing Livernois Tap (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI – In February a friend of mine had their birthday party at Axle Brewing Livernois Tap, which gave me a chance to try some items from their menu. I don’t know anything about craft beer, but friends […]

Hazel Park Art Fair Now Accepting Artist Applications – Event Aug 24 & 25

April 11th 2019

Hazel Park Art Fair Now Accepting Artist Applications – Event Aug 24 & 25 The 2019 Hazel Park Art Fair is now accepting Artist Applications! Apply online here: https://bit.ly/2WibGk6 EVENT DATE: August 24th (11 am – 7 pm) & 25th (11 am – 5 pm), 2019 EVENT ADDRESS: Green Acres Park: 620 W Woodward Heights, […]

Author Anne Doyle Speaks of “Springboard Moment” for Women

April 10th 2019

Author Anne Doyle Speaks of “Springboard Moment” for Women (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 10, 2019) Three generations of women have experienced gender stereotypes and inequalities in different ways, and “Powering Up” author Anne Doyle spent a recent Friday morning speaking to a room of female civic leaders and the people who encourage them about how […]

Southfield Library Has Tools for Success

April 10th 2019

Southfield Library Has Tools for Success (Kelly Rembert, April 9, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Southfield, MI – Did you know […]