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Valentines Day Messages Supporting oc115 2015

February 14th 2015

Valentines Day Messages Supporting oc115 2015 The Oakland County 115 News Hub is all about sharing the love of journalism with our community. And for Valentine’ Day we’re giving readers a chance to share love too!         For $15 you can buy an online Valentine for sweetie, a friend, a cause, or […]

Multiple Perspectives in Detroit Zoo Discussions (video)

February 13th 2015

Multiple Perspectives in Detroit Zoo Discussions (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 13, 2015) There are several balancing acts in play as the Detroit Zoo figures out how to provide the right blend of entertainment and fundraising with their mission of providing a good home to animals, and how to be good neighbors with the Royal […]

Ferndale Woman Comes Home to Man Ransacking Her House

February 13th 2015

Ferndale Woman Comes Home to Man Ransacking Her House (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police Dept, Feb. 13, 2015) On 02/12/2015 at approximately 2236 hours Ferndale cars were dispatched to the 1500 block of Woodward Heights to investigate a Home Invasion in progress. After setting up a perimeter officers located Sean Patrick Masterson W/M 12/11/86 on […]

Early College Comes to Ferndale Schools in 2015-2016

February 13th 2015

Early College Comes to Ferndale Schools in 2015-2016 (Ferndale Schools Press Release, Feb. 13, 2015) Early College is a program within a school that allows for students to earn both high school and college credit at the same time (up to 60 total transferable credits and/or an Associate’s Degree) and includes a “fifth year” of […]

After Arrest for Graffiti, Carson Matlock Painting a New Picture for his Life

February 12th 2015

After Arrest for Graffiti, Carson Matlock Painting a New Picture for his Life (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 12, 2015) For 19-year-old Carson Matlock, the hardest part about being locked in a jail cell for two days was not being able to have paper or pens. “My mind was racing. Every situation of my life was […]

Former Detroit Zoo Elephant Wanda Dies

February 12th 2015

Former Detroit Zoo Elephant Wanda Dies (Detroit Zoo Press Release, Feb. 12, 2015) A three-day journey from Michigan to California a decade ago marked the beginning of a new life for two Asian elephants and sparked an international conversation about how elephants are faring in captivity. Wanda and Winky – aging, arthritic elephants at the […]

Auburn Hills Police Chief Requesting Child Seat Donations

February 12th 2015

Auburn Hills Police Chief Requesting Child Seat Donations (Auburn Hills Police Chief Doreen Olko, Feb. 12, 2015) Every now and then I get a call from a service club representative or a resident asking us if they can provide us with stuffed animals for children.  Thanks to the generosity of many people we are well […]

2015 Firemen’s Ball in Lake Orion March 7

February 12th 2015

2015 Firemen’s Ball in Lake Orion March 7 (Press release, Feb. 12, 2015) When: Saturday, March 7 Where: King’s Court Castle 2325 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion,MI 48360 Time: 6:30pm cocktails, 7pm dinner Cost; $50 per person. Details: wedding-type attire, dancing to a DJ, 50/50 raffle, door prizes, benefits Lake Orion FD Contact Tom for tickets […]

Native Detroiter Darrious Hilmon to Lead Affirmations as its Next Executive Director

February 11th 2015

Native Detroiter Darrious Hilmon to Lead Affirmations as its Next Executive Director (Affirmations Press Release, Feb. 11, 2015) Affirmations, metro Detroit’s community center for lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender people and its allies (LGBTA), is pleased to announce Darrious Hilmon as its selection for the organization’s next Executive Director. The selection of Hilmon was the […]

Transgender Day of Visibility Celebration in Royal Oak March 31

February 11th 2015

Transgender Day of Visibility Celebration in Royal Oak March 31 (TGMI Press Release, Feb. 11, 2015) Meet up with transgender people and allies for the Transgender Day of Visibility Flagship Event on Tuesday, March 31 from 6-9pm at Five15 Royal Oak, 515 S. Washington. This part of International Transgender Day of Visibility. The theme is […]