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Candidate Forum for Judge for 52-4 District Court July 14

July 10th 2014

Candidate Forum for Judge for 52-4 District Court (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014) The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for the 52-4 District Court on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 7pm. The forum will take place at the Clawson City Hall, 425 Main Street. The 13th District includes Clawson and […]

State Police Holding Women’s Recruiting Seminar July 19

July 10th 2014

State Police Holding Women’s Recruiting Seminar July 19 (press release, July 10, 2014) The Michigan State Police (MSP) is hosting an informational recruiting seminar for women on Saturday, July 19, 2014. The event will begin promptly at 10:00 AM. This event will be held at the Macomb Intermediate School District, 44001 Garfield Road, Clinton Township, […]

Downtown Rochester Movie in the Moonlight Shows Frozen July 12

July 10th 2014

Downtown Rochester Movie in the Moonlight Shows Frozen July 12 (Rochester DDA, July 10, 2014) Movies in the Moonlight is located in the parking lot at the corner of E. Third & Water, one block east of Main. Featured movies begin at dusk (approximately 9:15 pm) and pre-shows start at 8:30 pm. Admission is free, […]

Tequila Thief Suspect Arrested in Ferndale

July 9th 2014

Tequila Thief Suspect Arrested in Ferndale (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, July 9, 2014) At about 10:30 A.M. on July 8th, employees of Como’s Restaurant on Woodward reported that a man had just entered the restaurant and stole a bottle of Patrone Tequila from the bar area and left on foot. He walked southbound across […]

Birmingham’s Day on the Town… July 26

July 9th 2014

Birmingham’s Day on the Town with Corvettes, Sidewalk Sale and More July 26 (City of Birmingham Press Release, July 9, 2014) Birmingham hosts its biggest retail event of the year on Saturday, July 26.  Downtown Birmingham streets will be closed to traffic, and stores will come outside with bargains during Day On The Town. ~Bike […]

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees in Downtown Pontiac July 12

July 9th 2014

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees in Downtown Pontiac July 12 (ReLeaf Michigan, July 9, 2014) Downtown Pontiac needs your help this Saturday from 9-12 to help plant trees up and down the streets of Downtown Pontiac. Last year 40 trees were planted in Downtown as well as at the Court House and City Hall. This […]

Fire at Crispelli’s in Berkley Caused by Cigarette Tossed in Bushes

July 8th 2014

Fire at Crispelli’s in Berkley Caused by Cigarette Tossed in Bushes (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 8, 2014) Crispelli’s Bakery and Pizzeria, located at just south of 12 Mile on Woodward Avenue in Berkley, caught fire early Tuesday morning due to a carelessly discarded cigarette, according to The Macomb Daily. The paper reports that the fire […]

Info Meeting for Ferndale’s 3-60 Project July 9

July 7th 2014

Info Meeting for Ferndale’s 3-60 Project July 9 (compiled, July 7, 2014)  UPDATE: The city has scheduled a Town Hall meeting for 5:30 pm, Wednesday, July 16 at the Rust Belt Market. In the meantime, you can visit www.FerndaleMoves.com to see the development team’s project proposal as presented to City Council on June 9th. If […]

Police Looking for Suspects in Oak Park Assault

July 7th 2014

Police Looking for Suspects in Oak Park Assault (Oak Park Police, July 7, 2014) On Thursday, July 3rd at 11:24 AM, Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the 23000 block of Republic on the report of a woman who had been assaulted by two unknown male subjects. Officers arrived on scene and met with the […]

Guest Column: Transparency in Diversity & Inclusion Work

July 7th 2014

Guest Column: Transparency in Diversity & Inclusion Work (Kathleen LaTosch, July 7, 2014, orig. http://latoschconsulting.com/2014/06/30/ill-show-you-mine-transparency-in-diversity-inclusion-work/) “The first step is admitting you have a problem,” so goes the old Alcoholics Anonymous adage.  In diversity and inclusion work, it’s important to not only acknowledge this truth internally, but publicly as well. Disproportionality in hiring practices, promotional opportunities, […]