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Ferndale’s Read and Ride Promotes Active Learning and Living

November 8th 2014

Ferndale’s Read and Ride Promotes Active Learning and Living (Ferndale Schools Press Release, Nov. 8, 2014) Ferndale Schools believes in educating children academically, emotionally, socially AND physically. An active body promotes an active and dynamic mind. To promote this philosophy, parents and faculty at Roosevelt Elementary started the Read and Ride program, which promotes lifelong […]

Human Trafficking Educational Events Nov. 13 and 14

November 8th 2014

Human Trafficking Educational Events Nov. 13 and 14 (Oakland County Youth Assistance Press Release, Nov. 8, 2014) Community Forum for Parents, Students and Public Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 Time: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Learn How to Keep Your Child Safe, Get Information About Resources Professional Trainings Date: Friday, November 14, 2014 Time: 8:00 […]

Huntington Woods Tops Pleasant Ridge with 66% Voter Turnout

November 8th 2014

Huntington Woods Tops Pleasant Ridge with 66% Voter Turnout (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 8, 2014) Just before the Nov. 4 elections, Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger challenged residents to have a higher voter turnout than their neighbors in Huntington Woods. He shared this challenge with the oc115, along with years of data that showed the […]

Lady Sunshine and the X Band… Southfield… Nov. 19

November 7th 2014

Lady Sunshine and the X Band at Southfield Library Jazz and Blues Nov. 19 (Southfield Library Press Release, Nov. 7, 2014) The Southfield Public Library will feature Lady Sunshine and The X Band at the next Jazz & Blues @ Your Library performance on Wednesday, November 19 at 6:30 p.m. General admission is $5.00 or […]

Medicare Changes: Hotline Help and Presentation Dates…

November 7th 2014

Medicare Changes: Hotline Help and Presentation Dates for General and LGBT Communities (AAA1-B Press Release, Nov. 7, 2014) The Area Agency on Aging 1-B’s (AAA1-B) Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) is partnering with Affirmations to offer LGBT Medicare beneficiaries free information and assistance on Medicare and Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage plans during open […]

Traffic Signal Down in Ferndale Neighborhood…

November 7th 2014

Traffic Signal Down in Ferndale Neighborhood Could Take a Couple Months to Replace (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2014) When a suspected drunk driver slammed into a pole at Marshall and Livernois in Ferndale at about 11:45pm on Nov. 1, the damage was severe enough to destroy all the traffic control systems at the intersection. […]

Ferndale Schools Closes DLC, Modifies Alt. Ed Program

November 7th 2014

Ferndale Schools Closes DLC, Modifies Alt. Ed Program (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2014) For years anxious neighbors around the Taft Building at Allen and Fielding in Ferndale have complained about fights, drugs, and even incidents of weapons used in and around the building that housed adult alternative education programs for the Ferndale School District. […]

Space Baby Performs Nov. 20 in Oak Park

November 7th 2014

Space Baby Performs Nov. 20 in Oak Park (Dawn Sketch, Nov. 7, 2014) Space Baby will be performing on November 20th which is the “Third Thursday” of November at Sahara Restaurant and Grill (east, west, oak park) in Oak Park, MI (10 & Coolidge). Join us for a wonderful evening of entertaining music and enjoy […]

Fatal Crash in Independence Township Under Investigation

November 7th 2014

Fatal Crash in Independence Township Under Investigation (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Nov. 7, 2014)   INCIDENT: 14:31 Hrs. – Nov 5 – Independence Township – Fatal Traffic Crash Investigation / Investigator Callout – #14-175542 and 14-175580   SUMMARY: Deputies responded to a multi vehicle crash on south bound Sashabaw Road north of Stickney Road. A Dodge […]

Gay Marriage Victory Reversed on Appeal- updated

November 6th 2014

Gay Marriage Victory Reversed on Appeal (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2014) Cases in Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee that had been victories for same-sex couples seeking the right to marry, have been overturned by the US Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. In a 42 page decision released Thursday the court determined that […]