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Local History Love: Holly Turns 150

September 15th 2015

Local History Love: Holly Turns 150 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 15, 2015) Residents and visitors painted the village red this weekend as Holly celebrated its sesquicentennial anniversary. The Holly High School Marching Band played through drizzly rain before the recreation department did demonstrations on how to dance. One side of Crapo Park was lined with […]

Job Listings ~ Sept. 15, 2015

September 15th 2015

Job Listings ~ Sept. 15, 2015 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/. New jobs! Posted […]

1 Question /15 People: What Charity do you Most Support and Why?

September 1st 2015

1 Question /15 People: What Charity do you Most Support and Why? (C. Proxmire, Sept. 1, 2015) As part of our new series of features on the 1st and 15th, we’ve asked readers: What charity do you most support and why? Here are 15 of the best responses selected from various online forums. Like us […]

Michigan State Police Trooper Struck During Traffic Stop, Dies of Injuries

August 28th 2015

Michigan State Police Trooper Struck During Traffic Stop, Dies of Injuries (MSP Press Release, Aug. 28, 2015) The Michigan State Police (MSP) is confirming that Tpr. Chad H. Wolf has passed away, as a result of injuries sustained in a traffic crash earlier this morning. “It is with very heavy hearts that we confirm the […]

Village of Holly Celebrating 150 Years… Sept. 12

August 23rd 2015

Village of Holly Celebrating 150 Years: Parade, Fireworks and More Sept 12 (event listing) The Village of Holly is celebrating 150 years on Sept 12 with a day full of events including a parade, food, contests, music, entertainment, kids game and fireworks! The parade is at 11am on Saginaw (south) Heading to Maple (east).

Autism Safety Day for First Responders Aug. 31 and Sept 1

August 21st 2015

Autism Safety Day  for First Responders Aug. 31 and Sept 1 (event listing) Session 1: Monday, August 31, 2015 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Session 2: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Resource Crisis Center (Entrance at Lower Level) 1200 N. Telegraph Road Building 32 East Pontiac, MI 48341 Please use the parking lot on Hospital […]

Townhall Explores Possibility of Redistricting Reform

August 15th 2015

Townhall Explores Possibility of Redistricting Reform (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 15, 2015) “When I was in junior high, there was this famous editorial cartoon in the textbook about Gerrymandering, and it had this oddly chopped up district that was shaped like a monster or a dragon. It was like this big joke that back in […]

Sierra Club Offers Solar Partnership for Homeowners

August 11th 2015

Sierra Club Offers Solar Partnership for Homeowners (Art Myatt, Sierra Club of Michigan, Aug. 11, 2015) Have you been thinking about putting solar panels on your home? Are you feeling the pressure to act soon, because the 30% federal tax credit is expiring at the end of 2016? Are you a little lost about where […]

Nicole Arnold Saying Farewell to Holly Area Chamber

July 28th 2015

Nicole Arnold Saying Farewell to Holly Area Chamber (Compiled, July 28, 2015) After serving as Holly Chamber of Commerce President for two years, and Executive Director for six months, Nicole Arnold has given notice that she is leaving to move out of state with family. Arnold issued the following statement to Chamber Members Tuesday: The […]

Holly High School Theatre Presenting Footloose Aug 13-15

July 26th 2015

Holly High School Theatre Presenting Footloose Aug 13-15 (event listing) Holly High School Theatre Department is having a great time this summer working on a production of Footloose. The proceeds from this community show will support a scholarship for a Holly High School theatre student. The Broadway version of this popular 80’s movie is being […]