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Explore: Douglas Evans Nature Preserve

October 1st 2018

Explore: Douglas Evans Nature Preserve (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 1, 2018) Beverly Hills, MI -A recent adventure in Beverly Hills put me in the middle of an 18 acre nature preserve that has the most beautiful insects, and a pretty walking path. With fields of flowers and patches of woods along the Rouge River, there […]

Explore: Red Oaks Nature Center

September 29th 2018

Explore: Red Oaks Nature Center (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 29, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – On 13 Mile Road between John R and Dequindre is the Red Oaks Nature Center.  This oasis offers just over a mile’s worth of trails through a pretty patch of woods.  Along the way one can listen to the calls […]

Reporter Food: Sunny Sunrise at Whistle Stop Diner

September 29th 2018

Reporter Food: Sunny Sunrise at Whistle Stop Diner (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 29, 2018) Pleasant Ridge, MI- A Reporter Food column from Pleasant Ridge has been a long time coming, but finally I’ve had a chance to enjoy the Whistle Stop Diner at 24060 Woodward Ave. This tiny café is often packed, with a line […]

Road Commission Hiring Part Time Snowplow Drivers

September 28th 2018

Road Commission Hiring Part Time Snowplow Drivers (Job posting, Sept. 28, 2018) Beverly Hills, MI — The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is seeking to hire up to 25 part-time snowplow drivers to augment its full-time staff for the winter this year. “We have found the seasonal workers have been a very efficient and […]

Reporter Food: London Broil Sub from Delite

September 26th 2018

Reporter Food: London Broil Sub from Delite (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 26, 2018) Ferndale, Detroit, Hamtramck, MI – Hamtramck and Detroit-based Delite Café & Deli added a Downtown Ferndale location this summer, and I finally had a chance to give it a try. The menu is full of sub and sandwich options, and they pride […]

Explore: Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve in Southfield

September 26th 2018

Explore: Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve in Southfield (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 26, 2018) Southfield, MI- A one mile trail through deer-filled woods and wetlands is a great way to enjoy a morning, and Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve in Southfield offers up a delightful place for it. Visitors are first greeted by an area of large […]

Fido Does Ferndale Oct. 25

September 26th 2018

Fido Does Ferndale Oct. 25 Ferndale, MI – Downtown Ferndale goes to the dogs on Thursday, October 25 (*please note new date!) when Fido Does Ferndale takes over the district with canine activities, vendors and doggone good fun. The fun event happens from 5-8 pm throughout downtown with headquarters at Schiffer Park (Planavon & West […]

Meet Some Creepy Crawlies at Ferndale Library Oct. 6

September 26th 2018

Meet Some Creepy Crawlies at Ferndale Library Oct. 6 Ferndale, MI – Bring the whole family to check out Dan the Creature Man as he brings bunch of creepy crawly live invertebrates and reptiles to the library! All ages, no registration required. Oct. 6 2-3pm, Ferndale Library 222 E. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220 […]

Reporter Food: Bacon n’ Brie Hotcakes at The Laundry in Fenton

September 23rd 2018

Reporter Food: Bacon n’ Brie Hotcakes at The Laundry in Fenton (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 23, 2018) Fenton, MI – Ah, breakfast. The time for sweet and savory combinations created by restaurants trying to outdo each other in uniqueness. The Laundry in Fenton is one of those places where the items on the menu make […]

SMART is Hiring! Job Fair Sept 24 in Troy

September 22nd 2018

SMART is Hiring! Job Fair Sept 24 in Troy (Job Listing, Sept. 22, 2018) Troy, MI – SMART is looking to hire 50 drivers and 15 mechanics. For those who are interested, they are encouraged to attend the SMART Job Fair on Monday, September 24 at Automation Alley.  SMART is a great place to work […]