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Farmington Hills Police Investigating Break Ins at Businesses

December 29th 2014

Farmington Hills Police Investigating Break Ins at Businesses (FHPD, Dec. 29, 2014) The Farmington Hills Police Department is currently investigating a number of business break-ins in the area of 14 Mile Road and Middlebelt Road. The break-ins occurred between 12/23/14 and 12/29/14. The Farmington Hills Police Department requests that anyone with information regarding these incidents, […]

Berkley Rotary Announces January Speakers

December 29th 2014

Berkley Rotary Announces January Speakers (Berkley Rotary Press Release, Dec. 29, 2014) The Rotary Club of Berkley is pleased to announce its upcoming list of speakers for January.  The Club meets at O’Mara’s Restaurant in downtown Berkley at the intersection of 12 Mile Road and Coolidge Highway.  Guests, prospective members and anyone interested in sharing […]

Armed Robbery in Ferndale Remains Unsolved

December 29th 2014

Armed Robbery in Ferndale Remains Unsolved (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police Dept., Dec. 29,2014)   On December 23, 2014 at about 8:45 p.m. Ferndale Police responded to a report of a robbery that occurred near Woodward / W. Saratoga. Two women reported that they were robbed of their purses by a man who claimed to […]

Kids Corner Ribbon Cutting Jan 17 at Ferndale Library

December 29th 2014

Kids Corner Ribbon Cutting Jan 17 at Ferndale Library (FPL Press Release, Dec. 29,2014) Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Saturday, January 17th at 1 PM in the Kids Corner A toy really is a child’s first learning tool, just as a parent is a child’s first teacher. Ferndale Public Library is a welcome space for learners of […]

Ferndale Pep Rally Gives Props to Cops

December 28th 2014

Ferndale Pep Rally Gives Props to Cops (Crystal Proxmire, Photos: AG Phoenix, Dante Vincent Dasaro, and Denise Bach, Dec. 28, 2014) At a time when discussion of violence both by and towards police officers can be divisive, Ferndale area business and community leaders took pause Sunday afternoon to  bring people together to show that the […]

Meeting Others Where they Are: Rev. Pool’s Lesson in Ethiopia

December 28th 2014

Meeting Others Where they Are: Rev. Pool’s Lesson in Ethiopia (Rev. Jim Pool, Renaissance Vineyard Church, Dec. 28, 2014) On my first trip to Ethiopia, 2008,  I and fellow members of Renaissance Vineyard visited a village called Minke, a few hours outside of Addis Ababa. Abera, the young man pictured in the middle below, had […]

Driver Stopped on 696 Near Scotia Flees Dangerously on Foot, Heroin Use Suspected

December 28th 2014

Driver Stopped on 696 Near Scotia Flees Dangerously on Foot, Heroin Use Suspected (Michigan State Police, Dec. 28, 2014)   Activity:                      Driving under the Influence of Narcotics/Resist Police        Incident Date:             December 18, 2014 7 05 PM Location:                   Westbound I-696 near Scotia Drive, City of Hunting Woods Summary:  Troopers while driving westbound […]

Nonprofit Diversity Recruiting – Who’s in Your Pool?

December 28th 2014

Nonprofit Diversity Recruiting – Who’s in Your Pool? (Guest View by Kat LaTosch, orig. posted at LaToschConsulting.com, Dec.28,2014)   “The truth is, when it comes down to hiring,  people tend to hire the people they want to spend time with, regardless of who applies for the job and often those people are people they share common […]

78 rpm Record Appreciation Night at FPL Jan 13

December 28th 2014

78 rpm Record Appreciation Night at FPL Jan 13 (FPL Press Release, Dec. 28, 2014) Tuesday, January 13, 7 PM Love music from the 1930’s and 1940’s? Hear it as it was originally intended, through vintage phonographs. Learn a little about the history & ask questions. Take a trip back to the 1940s and 1950s […]

Death in Highland Twp. Possibly Narcotics Related

December 28th 2014

Death in Highland Twp. Possibly Narcotics Related (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 28, 2014) INCIDENT: 19:16 Hrs. – Highland Township – Death Investigation.  #14-202971 SUMMARY: Deputies, along with the Highland Township Fire Department, responded to an address on Dundee Ct. for a deceased subject.  The caller reported that her Uncle, who resides at this address, […]