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Guest View by Teri Williams: Local Lessons on Community Support

January 4th 2015

Guest View by Teri Williams: Local Lessons on Community Support (Guest View by Teri Williams, aka “Bliss Lady, Ferndale Michigan Works!, Jan. 4, 2015) “There are many definitions of community. The one I like best is simple: People with common interests in a particular area.” When I was a young girl my dad used to wake […]

Clawson Daddy/Daughter Valentine Dance Feb. 8

January 4th 2015

Clawson Daddy/Daughter Valentine Dance Feb. 8 (City of Clawson, Jan. 4, 2015) TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, JAN. 5 Hunter Community Center, 509 Fisher Court, Clawson, MI 48017 Put your dancing shoes on! This popular event includes live entertainment, a corsage for the special lady, refreshments and a photo memento. If Dad can’t make it, maybe […]

Oak Park Winterfest Jan. 25

January 4th 2015

Oak Park Winterfest Jan. 25 (compiled, Jan. 4, 2015) Sunday January 25, 2015 1-3PM Oak Park Community Center Details: Ice Carving Demonstrations Bonfire & S’mores Ice Skating Sleigh Rides Student Talent Showcase Ballooning & Glitter Tattoos Petting Farm Refreshments & Chili & More! Ice Skating 12:30-3PM At Oak Park Ice Arena   For more event […]

Four Year Old with Lighter Starts Fire on E. Woodland in Ferndale UPDATED

January 3rd 2015

Four Year Old with Lighter Starts Fire on E. Woodland in Ferndale UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 3, 2015) A fire Saturday morning in the 500 block of E. Woodland could have been prevented, said Ferndale Fire Marshal Brian Batten. As a mother lay sleeping in a home with no smoke detectors, a four-year-old boy […]

Ferndale Family Starts Year by Taking In Injured Goose

January 3rd 2015

Ferndale Family Starts Year by Taking In Injured Goose (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 3, 2015) The Ebaugh family’s Ferndale home is sort of like a zoo already, so taking when they heard about an injured goose seen near 9 Mile and Coolidge on New Year’s Eve, there was no question what they should do. “I […]

Details Revealed in Bus Stop Death Due to Suspected Drunk Driver

January 3rd 2015

Details Revealed in Bus Stop Death Due to Suspected Drunk Driver (Compiled, Jan. 3, 2015) The man killed New Year’s Day by a drunk driver slamming into a bus shelter on Woodward near Euclid was a 23-year-old father of three named Mark Ross. According to clickondetroit.com, Ross had stepped inside the bus shelter to talk […]

Holiday Spree of Malicious Destruction… Police Seek Suspect (video)

January 2nd 2015

A Holiday Spree of Malicious Destruction, Royal Oak Police Seek Suspect, More in Crime Report (video) Royal Oak Police Department Weekly Update For the week of December 25, 2014 through January 1 , 2015 Larceny 25352 Woodward (L.A. Fitness), 12-29-14, 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 a.m.: Complainant reported an unknown suspect stole her coat, which contained […]

Meet Elsa at Oak Park/Ferndale Daddy Daughter Dance Feb. 6

January 2nd 2015

Meet Elsa at Oak Park/Ferndale Daddy Daughter Dance Feb. 6 (Ferndale Recreation Press Release, Jan 2, 2015) Come show the little princess in your life how special they really are! Ferndale Recreation and Oak Park Recreation come together to bring you Daddy Daughter Dance: A Royal Ball, featuring a live DJ, a pre-dance dinner special […]

Homeless Man Dies on Pontiac Porch…

January 2nd 2015

Homeless Man Dies on Pontiac Porch, Former Shelter Organizer Wants Action (C. Proxmire, Jan. 2, 2014) A homeless man was found dead on a porch in Pontiac on New Year’s Day, and a fellow man that used to give him shelter is now beside himself, saying “he didn’t have to die this way.” 58-year-old Mickie […]

County Clerk’s Mobile Office in Clawson and Ferndale Jan 14

January 2nd 2015

County Clerk’s Mobile Office in Clawson and Ferndale Jan 14 (Oakland County Press Release, Jan. 2, 2015) The Oakland County Clerk’s Office will be visiting Clawson and Ferndale on Jan. 14 to provide services to residents. With today’s work and family demands, we know it can be difficult for residents to make it to our […]