Oak Park

Ferndale Blessings in a Backpack Helps Keep Students Nourished   

May 10th 2019

Ferndale Blessings in a Backpack Helps Keep Students Nourished   Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Ferndale, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak […]

Ballot Selfie… Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day

May 8th 2019

Michigan “Ballot Selfie” Case Settled, Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day (Secretary of State, May 8, 2019) Lansing, MI- Subject to court approval, the Secretary of State today settled a federal lawsuit challenging Michigan’s restrictions on ballot photography, sometimes known as “ballot selfies.” Under the settlement, in which both parties to […]

Royal Oak Twp Voters Say No to Pot Shops, Other May 7…

May 7th 2019

Royal Oak Township Voters Say No to Pot Shops, Other May 7, 2019 Election Results   (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 7, 2019) Clawson, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, and Walled Lake, MI – Royal Oak Township voters decided against allowing marijuana-related businesses, defeating the May 7 Proposal 1 with 29.44% voting yes, and 70.56% voting […]

Sunshine Friendship Club Boosts the Mood…

May 6th 2019

Sunshine Friendship Club Boosts the Mood at Ferndale Lower Elementary (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 29, 2019) Ferndale, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak Township, MI- The five young ladies of the Sunshine Friendship Club had not really known each other before a strange and wonderful force brought them together. Now they have a bond of […]

What’s on the Ballot for May 7, 2019?

May 6th 2019

What’s on the Ballot for May 7, 2019? (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 6, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Here’s a list of the ballot proposals on the May 7 ballot: Clawson Schools Grand Blanc Schools Oak Park Schools Royal Oak Township Walled Lake Consolidated Schools Also check out: Oakland County Clerk website Stuff to Know […]

May 19 Sheila Landis & the Brazilian Love Affair Concert at Beth Shalom

May 4th 2019

May 19 Sheila Landis & the Brazilian Love Affair Concert at Beth Shalom Oak Park, MI- Come hungry for good food and good music at the 14th Annual Cantor Sam and Mona Greenbaum Concert at Beth Shalom on Sunday, May 19, at 4:00 p.m. Sheila Landis has been performing her unique style of jazz, Latin, […]

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities

April 26th 2019

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities (United Way for Southeastern Michigan, April 24, 2019) Summer Spark, a free online tool designed to help busy parents and caregivers find quality summer programs all in one place, has made it easier than ever to search for fun, engaging and educational activities and programs […]

May 7, 2019 Election: Oak Park Schools Operating Millage

April 25th 2019

May 7, 2019 Election: Oak Park Schools Operating Millage (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 24, 2019) Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, Southfield, MI- Voters in the Oak Park School District have one issue on the May 7, 2019 ballot, with language as follows: This authorization will renew the authority of School District of the City of […]

CASA Celebrating 35 Years with Events April 26-27 

April 23rd 2019

CASA Celebrating 35 Years with Events April 26-27 Oak Park, Ferndale, MI-  The Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts (CASA) is a consortium school that provides higher level classes for students in the Berkley, Clawson, Ferndale, Lamphere, Madison, Oak Park and Pontiac School districts. It began in 1983, serving 35 students with four classes.  […]

Central Woodward Junior Chamber Connects Young Professionals with Community

April 22nd 2019

Central Woodward Junior Chamber Connects Young Professionals with Community (Joannie Zelinski, 2019 Chapter President, Central Woodward Junior Chamber, April 22, 2019) Berkley, MI – If you’re a young adult age 21 to 40 who would like to become active in the community while having a good time and meeting new people look no further than […]