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Claws & Paws in Clawson Run/Walk Adoption Event May 21

April 24th 2016

Claws & Paws in Clawson Run/Walk Adoption Event May 21 (EVENT page Clawson, MI –  11TH ANNUAL 2 MILE PET RUN/WALK  FOR HOMELESS ANIMALS PET FAIR/PET ADOPTION May 21, 2016 Clawson City Park to register or sponsor online at  http://www.planetReg.com/E3491757177677 For more info or to register by mail  www.clawsonclawspaws.com   micro chipping vaccinations licenses raffle […]

Drop Off Old Shoes to Help Paws for Life through June 15

April 23rd 2016

Drop Off Old Shoes to Help Paws for Life through June 15   Farmington Hills, Ferndale, and Waterford, MI – Paws for Life Rescue is accepting donations of lightly worn shoes at their adoption events, as well as other various drop-off locations, starting now through June 15, 2016. Funds2Orgs will purchase donated shoes from Paws […]

Meet Your Best Friend At The Zoo May 13-14

April 23rd 2016

Meet Your Best Friend At The Zoo May 13-14 (EVENT page) ROYAL OAK, MI. – The Detroit Zoo and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 40 local animal welfare organizations, will host the spring 2016 Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo Friday, May 13, 1 to 7 p.m., and Saturday, May 14, […]

Job Listing April 15, 2016

April 15th 2016

Job Listing April 15, 2016 Welcome to this edition’s Job Listing.  This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works.  There are several Michigan Works Office through Oakland County that provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out the Ferndale Michigan Works site at http://www.ferndaleschools.org/community/miworks/job-flash/.  Also, a great resource […]

Grasslands Bird Volunteer Training April 13 at Independence Oaks

April 10th 2016

Grasslands Bird Volunteer Training April 13 at Independence Oaks (EVENT page) Grasslands Bird Volunteer Training April 13 at Independence Oaks Clarkston, MI – If you’re interested in bird conservation and biology, consider becoming a Citizen Scientist volunteer! Grassland Birds Volunteer Training is scheduled from 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 13 at Wint Nature Center. Volunteers will […]

Reporter Food: A First Timer Tries Detroit Bubble Tea

April 9th 2016

Reporter Food:  A First Timer Tries Detroit Bubble Tea (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 9, 2016) Ferndale, MI – This one time while visiting a Chinese bakery a friend of mine’s kid got a “bubble tea.”  It was made out of iced green tea and little tapioca balls at the bottom.  At the time I was […]

Madison Hts. Fire Dept. Gets Donation of Oxygen Masks for Pets

April 8th 2016

Madison Hts. Fire Dept. Gets Donation of Oxygen Masks for Pets (Paws for Life, April 8, 2016) Madison Heights, MI – Paws for Life Rescue recently donated two pet oxygen masks to the Madison Heights Fire Department. “Industry sources estimate 40,000 to 150,000 pets die each year in fires,” said Courtney Protz-Sanders, executive director of […]

Senior Day at Detroit Zoo April 27 and May 24

April 8th 2016

Senior Day at Detroit Zoo April 27 and May 24 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Senior citizens living in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy two free days at the Detroit Zoo this spring. The Senior Day events will be held Wednesday, April 27, and Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 10 a.m. […]

Powers Distributing Co. hosting Job Fair in Orion Twp. on April 12-13

April 6th 2016

Powers Distributing Co. hosting Job Fair in Orion Twp. on April 12-13 Powers is hiring seasonal help in warehouse, recycling and merchandising departments ORION TOWNSHIP, MI – Powers Distributing, Michigan’s largest distributor of Miller Lite, servicing Oakland and Macomb counties, is hosting a Job Fair from 4-7 p.m. on April 12 and 13th  at the […]

Reporter Food: Plenty to Share with Friends at Pop’s for Italian

April 1st 2016

Reporter Food:  Plenty to Share with Friends at Pop’s for Italian (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Pop’s for Italian opened about two weeks ago with lots of good feedback online.  I attended the ribbon cutting when it happened, but did not get to stick around to eat.  It was great to […]