Huntington Woods

Huntington Woods Concert in the Park June 23

June 20th 2015

Huntington Woods Concert in the Park June 23 (event listing) Concert in the Park on Tuesday, June 23rd at 7:15 p.m in Scotia Park featuring HW resident Stewart Francke (Blue-eyed soul music). HW Babysitting Co-Op will be selling baked goods.  Motor City Franks and Kona Ice will also be on hand with partial proceeds benefiting […]

Keeping Safe on Carnival Rides

June 19th 2015

Keeping Safe on Carnival Rides (LARA, June 19, 2015) With the first official day of summer approaching, the more than 40 million of us who will travel Michigan to enjoy carnival and amusement rides this season are urged to make safety a priority, especially with the kids. “Carnival rides in Michigan are held to the […]

Fireworks Around Oakland County June 20-July 10

June 17th 2015

Fireworks Around Oakland County June 20-July 10 (Oakland County Blog, June 17, 2015) Oakland County has released it’s list of 2015 Independence Day Celebrations: Celebrate Independence Day at one of the many fireworks displays throughout Oakland County. Most of these events take place at dusk, but times may vary. JUNE 20, 2015 Ortonville Creek Fest […]

Pledges Being Accepted to Support Online Community News

June 16th 2015

Pledges Being Accepted to Support Online Community News (C. Proxmire, June 16, 2015) The oc115 News has signed up with Patreon to have a platform for collecting monthly pledges from readers who value our website. Traditionally news outlets have survived with reader subscriptions and advertisers.  The oc115 does sell some advertising, but in order to […]

HW Peace Group Hosting Panel Discussion: Climate and the Pentagon June 25

June 13th 2015

HW Peace Group Hosting Panel Discussion: Climate and the Pentagon June 25 (event listing) President Obama proposed $534 billion for the Department of Defense for Fiscal Year 2016, another $51 billion for the war budget and yet another $12 billion for nuclear weapons in the Energy Dept. In contrast, he proposed about 3% of that amount […]

Huntington Woods Home Tour June 7

June 3rd 2015

Huntington Woods Home Tour June 7 (event listing, June 3, 2015) June 7th Annual Home Tour and Gala The Huntington Woods Women’s League 2015 Home Tour is set for Sunday, June 7th from 1 – 5 pm.  This year’s tour features five homes reflecting a variety of architectural styles that defines the character of our community.  […]

Detroit’s Data Guru Explores: Top Baby Names for 2014

June 1st 2015

Detroit’s Data Guru Explores: Top Baby Names for 2014 (Kurt Metzger, orig. detroitsdataguru,  June 1, 2015) NOTE: Click on tables to expand. Shakespeare’s Juliet stated…”What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Marshall McLuhan said, a little less poetically, “The name of a man is […]

Sunflowers on Woodward …June 10

May 31st 2015

Sunflowers on Woodward Hosting Donor Party at Frank Lloyd Wright Home June 10 (event listing, June 1, 2015) Wednesday, June 10th from 6-8pm, be a part of the Sunflower Gardens on Woodward donor party, at the Turkel House in Palmer Woods. It’s the only Frank Lloyd Wright home in Detroit! Make a donation of $75 […]

June Business Workshops Offered by Oakland County

May 29th 2015

June Business Workshops Offered by Oakland County (Oakland County press release, May 29, 20150 Are you just starting your business or in need some understanding of the legal considerations? One of these classes may be just for you.​ Business owners and entrepreneurs can greatly benefit from one of the many seminars offered by the Oakland […]

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote

May 25th 2015

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote (Adapted from press release, May 25, 2015) Members of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to allocate a one-time appropriation of $2 million in Fiscal Year 2015 to assist the Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) in purchasing road equipment. This activity […]