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Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide

February 22nd 2019

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide (Common Ground, Feb. 22, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Common Ground is a nonprofit organization that helps “move people from crisis to hope.” Among the services they provide is suicide prevention, with a crisis center, chat line, and a helpline. They also shared the following signs to help […]

Reporter Food: Kobe Beef Sliders at Sedona Taphouse

February 21st 2019

Reporter Food: Kobe Beef Sliders at Sedona Taphouse (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 21, 2019) Troy, MI – A friend and I recently went to Sedona Taphouse at 198 E Big Beaver Rd in Troy for lunch. This is a franchise, but the one in Troy is the only Michigan location. My friend ordered the Cuban, […]

Reporter Food: Omelettes at Coolidge Cafe

February 16th 2019

Reporter Food: Omelettes at Coolidge Cafe (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2019) Oak Park, MI – There are over 30 omelette options on the menu at Coolidge Cafe in Oak Park. In addition to this variety, there is a build-your-own option.  My friend did this and had hers made with ham, mushroom, and veggies. I […]

Reporter Food: Smoked Turkey Sandwich at The Root

February 13th 2019

Reporter Food: Smoked Turkey Sandwich at The Root (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 13, 2019) White Lake, MI- The Root in White Lake came highly recommended, and reading about the restaurant’s nine year tradition of seasonal, local foods prepared by talented chefs, I can see why.  The restaurant was sold in 2018, though it carries on […]

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm

February 10th 2019

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm Rose Township Offices (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 10, 2019) Rose Township, MI- Rose Township Supervisor Dianne Scheib-Snider is “not a cat person,” but when she became Township Supervisor in 2016 she found herself being “office mom” to a pair of somewhat friendly felines – appropriately […]

Paid HVAC Apprenticeships Available, Application Pick Up Day Feb. 15

February 6th 2019

Paid HVAC Apprenticeships Available, Application Pick Up Day Feb. 15 DETROIT – Operating Engineers 324 is inviting job-seekers who want good-paying careers as stationary engineers and HVAC technicians to pick up job training applications in Detroit on Friday, Feb 15. The applications are available at OE324 Stationary Education Center at 1550 Howard, Detroit. The applications will be available […]

Reporter Food: Guampky at Czapski’s Kitchen

February 5th 2019

Reporter Food: Guampky (Stuffed Cabbage) at Czapski’s Kitchen (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 5, 2019) Milford, MI – “Chop, ski.” That’s how you say the name of the adorable Polish/Mexican restaurant in Downtown Milford called Czapski’s. This friendly restaurant with ample parking, home-cooked meals, and an alligator head for a candy dish was recently my pit […]

Puppy Yoga to Benefit Make a Difference Rescue Feb. 9 in Ferndale

February 3rd 2019

Puppy Yoga to Benefit Make a Difference Rescue Feb. 9 in Ferndale (Ananda Ferndale, event listing) Ferndale, MI – Our Ananda Ferndale yoga teachers, three of whom are also professional dog walkers, are thrilled to be teaming up with Make a Difference Rescue! Together, we are offering a feel-good experience to support the rescue during […]

MTA Shares Assessment and Property Tax Basics

February 2nd 2019

MTA Shares Assessment and Property Tax Basics (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 4, 2019) Okemos, MI – Shila Kinder is passionate about her job as Assessor for Mecosta County, a profession that requires understanding complex tax laws, organizing large amounts of data, and gracefully discussing tax bills with residents who may disagree with her work. That […]

Reporter Food: Lemon Ricotta Blueberry Pancakes at Village Cafe

February 2nd 2019

Reporter Food: Lemon Ricotta Blueberry Pancakes at Village Cafe (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2019) Troy, MI – In my quest to try as many restaurants in Oakland County as I can, I had breakfast with a friend at the Village Cafe at 3672 Rochester Road in Troy a few weeks ago. The special of […]