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Oakland County Offers Workshops for Small Businesses

June 24th 2014

Oakland County Offers Workshops for Small Businesses (Press Release, June 24, 2014) Oakland County One Stop Shop Business Center 2100 Pontiac Lake Road Waterford, Michigan 48328 858-0783 All workshops are held in the Conference Center unless otherwise noted. CEED Small Business Loan Orientation July 9, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Farmington Hills City Hall […]

Birmingham Bans Electronic Cigarette Usage by Minors

June 23rd 2014

Birmingham Bans Electronic Cigarette Usage by Minors (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 23, 2014) The City of Birmingham voted Monday to be a step ahead of the state in banning the use or sale of electronic cigarettes to youth. Monday’s vote adds the word “nicotine” to ordinances restricting tobacco use by those under 18, since electronic […]

Woman’s Ex-Boyfriend Arrested for Madison Heights Arson

June 23rd 2014

Woman’s Ex-Boyfriend Arrested for Madison Heights Arson (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, June 23, 2014) INCIDENT: 19:36hrs. June 20 – City of Madison Heights/Assist Fire Department – OCSO Fire Investigator Request / Arson  #14-93979 SUMMARY:  The Madison Heights Fire Marshall requested an OCSO Fire Investigator for a residential structure fire in the 800 block of E. […]

14th Congressional Dist. Candidate Forum June 25 in Farmington Hills

June 23rd 2014

14th Congressional District Candidate Forum June 25 in Farmington Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 23, 2014) The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for the 14th Congressional District. The forum will take place on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 7pm at Oakland Community College Orchard Ridge Campus, in the Smith Auditorium at […]

Oak Park Summer Fest Seeks Sponsors & Volunteers Aug. 2-3

June 23rd 2014

Oak Park Summer Fest Seeks Sponsors & Volunteers Aug. 2-3 (press release, June 23, 2014) Oak Park Summer Fest! When: Saturday & Sunday, August 2 & 3, 11am – 5pm Where: Oak Park Community Center, 14300 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park (map) Join us for a day of affordable family fun at the 2014 Oak […]

Job Fair June 27 in Auburn Hills

June 22nd 2014

Job Fair June 27 in Auburn Hills (C. Proxmire, June 22, 2014) JobFairGiant.com is hosting a giant job fair at the Auburn Hills Marriott (3600 Centerpointe Parkway, Pontiac) from 9am to 3pm on Friday, June 27. They are advertising that over 500 positions are available from over 50 Michigan companies. Included with the free expo […]

World Lounge Trio Oblique Noir Performs at Ferndale Library July 8

June 22nd 2014

World Lounge Trio Oblique Noir Performs at Ferndale Library July 8 (FPL Press Release, June 22, 2014) Ferndale Library Summer Concert Series Oblique Noir Tuesday, July 8 6:30 PM Ferndale Public Library 222 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale MI 248-546-2504 Free All Ages Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1459249104312695/ Ferndale Library’s patrons have been asking how they can […]

Taser Demo, Guns, Jail Tour and More… (video)

June 21st 2014

Taser Demo, Guns, Jail Tour and More from Rochester Police (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2014) For people who wanted an up close look at police work, this year’s Rochester Police Open House was an eye-opening experience. Held earlier this month, the event brought the community together to learn more about the Department and […]

27th District State Rep. Candidates… in their First Forum (video)

June 21st 2014

27th District State Rep. Candidates Face off in their First Forum (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2014)   Candidates for the 27th State House Seat faced off in their first forum on Wednesday night, thanks to the League of Women Voters.  The District covers Berkley, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge […]

Tours of Ferndale Courthouse and Police Station June 26

June 20th 2014

Tours of Ferndale Courthouse and Police Station June 26 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2014) After 12 years of saving and suffering in cramped, outdated quarters, the staff of the 43rd District Court and the Ferndale Police Station will finally get to work in newly remodeled buildings. The public is invited to celebrate along with […]