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Cork Brunch Fundraiser for Kristi Fulkner Dance – July 12

July 4th 2014

Cork Brunch Fundraiser for Kristi Fulkner Dance – July 12 (KFD press release, July 4, 2014)   Kristi Faulkner Dance Fundraiser Saturday July 12, 2014 12:00-4:00pm Cork Wine Pub 23810 Woodward Ave, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069 Brunch for a cause with KFD! We all love brunch and Cork Wine Pub has one of the best […]

Oh Deer! Pleasant Ridge and Hazel Park Get Unusual Visitors

July 4th 2014

Oh Deer! Pleasant Ridge and Hazel Park Get Unusual Visitors (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 4, 2014)   Residents in Peasant Ridge and Hazel Park have reported unexpected guests: white tail deer. A doe and her fawn have been spotted in Hazel Park on the west side of the city, including on Mapledale. Hazel Park Animal […]

Orchard Lake Road Under Phoenix Center Now Re-opened

July 4th 2014

Orchard Lake Road Under Phoenix Center Now Re-opened in Pontiac (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 4, 2014)   The City of Pontiac re-opened Orchard Lake Road going under the Phoenix Center on Thursday morning. The stretch of road going under the defunct Phoenix Center had been closed since fall of 2012 due to vandalism. Pontiac struggled […]

Fighting Cancer w/Unusual Fundraiser: Pole Dancing With a Purpose

July 4th 2014

Fighting Cancer with Unusual Fundraiser: Pole Dancing With a Purpose (Guest Column by Lori Glaza, July 4, 2014) Fifteen months ago breast cancer touched my family. Five days after my loved one was diagnosed, I signed up to participate in the Susan G. Komen 3 Day. I felt it was the best way to show […]

Pedestrian Dead after being hit by Garbage Truck in Berkley

July 3rd 2014

Pedestrian Dead after being hit by Garbage Truck in Berkley (compiled report, July 3, 2014) A 61 year old woman is dead after being struck by a garbage truck in Berkley Wednesday night. The accident happened at about 8:30pm at 11 Mile and Woodward. According to various reports, the woman had been crossing 11 Mile […]

Ryan Dillaha – Free Concert in the Park July 18

July 3rd 2014

Ryan Dillaha – Free Concert in the Park July 18 (C. Proxmire, July 3, 2014) The Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission is bringing free music to the community with two free concerts this year. Ryan Dillaha and the Miracle Men will be performing at the Kulick Community Center park (1201 Livernois, Ferndale) on July 18 […]

The oc115 Seeks Sponsors

July 3rd 2014

The oc115 Seeks Sponsors (July 3, 2014) The oc115 is a reader-supported online news hub that has grown from serving one community (as The Ferndale 115 News) to a county-wide framework. Currently we have over 20,000 unique readers each month. On any given day 1,000-2,000 people visit oc115.com to see our latest posts. A sponsorship […]

Royal Oak Residents Warned of ‘Water Department’ Imposter Scam

July 2nd 2014

Royal Oak Residents Warned of  ‘Water Department’ Imposter Scam (City of Royal Oak, July 2, 2014) The Royal Oak Police Department is investigating a Larceny that occurred in the 1100 block of Cherokee. A Royal Oak resident called the police department on July 1, 2014 at 2:27 p.m. to report a larceny. The resident stated […]

Berkley Pot Petition Turned In, Voters to Decide Nov. 4 (video)

July 2nd 2014

Berkley Pot Petition Turned In, Voters to Decide Nov. 4 (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 2, 2014) Berkley could soon be added to the list of Michigan cities with local ordinances legalizing marijuana thanks to the efforts of volunteers who turned in petitions on Tuesday to put a proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot. 700 […]

Outdoor Movie in Downtown Ferndale: Hairspray July 17

July 2nd 2014

Outdoor Movie in Downtown Ferndale: Hairspray July 17 (Andrea Johns, July 2, 2014) Outdoor movies on Vester Street are back. Downtown Ferndale will close off Vester Street just West of Woodward for a special showing of the movie Hairspray. Movie starts at sundown! Bring a lawn chair, bring the kids, and come down to Vester […]