Oak Park

Oak Park Now Enrolling for Citizens Academy in May

March 3rd 2018

Oak Park Now Enrolling for Citizens Academy in May (City of Oak Park, March 3, 2018) Oak Park, MI – Did you ever wonder how police officers process fingerprints? How to tell a real gun from a knockoff? How heavy a fire house can be? How evidence technicians process a crime scene? If so, you […]

Woodward Avenue Resurfacing to Begin in April

March 2nd 2018

Woodward Avenue Resurfacing to Begin in April Birmingham, MI – The Michigan   Department of Transportation (MDOT) will host a public meeting to discuss the   M-1 (Woodward Avenue) resurfacing project set for this year between 14 Mile   Road and Quarton Road/Big Beaver Road. Work includes replacing asphalt, improving   sidewalk ramps, and modernizing […]

Oak Park State of the City Address March 14

February 27th 2018

Oak Park State of the City Address March 14 Oak Park, MI – From Oak Park Mayor Marian McClellan: You are cordially invited to join me, my colleagues on City Council, and City Manager Erik Tungate on Wednesday, March 14 for the City’s annual State of the City address. We’ll begin the evening with a […]

Love & Sliders: Three Cities of White Castle’s Valentine’s Day Tradition

February 17th 2018

Love & Sliders: Three Cities of White Castle’s Valentine’s Day Tradition (Sam Gurwin, Feb. 17, 2018) Royal Oak, Oak Park, Ferndale, MI -Even in this fast paced world there is time for great food….and romance as mentioned by Regional Director of White Castle for the Detroit Region, Mason Wolf. A 30 year tradition featuring White […]

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of Florida School Shooting

February 15th 2018

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of  Florida School Shooting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2018) Clarkston, Farmington, Ferndale, Madison Heights,  MI – Wednesday’s shooting in Parkland Florida left 17 people dead.  It also left parents and school administrators across the country with a painful reminder of the need to keep students safe. “When […]

Valentine’s Day Plans? Check Out White Castle’s Romantic Dinner Tradition

February 12th 2018

Valentine’s Day Plans? Check Out White Castle’s Romantic Dinner Tradition Ferndale, Royal Oak, Pontiac, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, MI – White Castle will accept reservations starting January 4 for its 25th annual Valentine’s Day dinner Sunday, February 14, from 4 – 9 p.m. The special experience, complete with hostess seating, tableside service and a decadent […]

SOCRRA Reopens Drop-off Recycling Services

February 12th 2018

SOCRRA Reopens Drop-off Recycling Services (SOCRRA, Feb. 12, 2018) Berkley, Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Clawson, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Lathrup Village, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak, Troy, MI – We are pleased to announce the reopening of our recycling drop off services! SELF SERVICE RECYCLING AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC: MIXED RECYCLING: All Paper (newspaper, […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Learn about the Clinton River Watershed Feb. 6

February 1st 2018

Learn about the Clinton River Watershed Feb. 6 Troy, MI – Come learn the watershed story of the mighty Clinton River and how you can help take care of this precious place for generations to come. In most of Macomb County, the eastern half of Oakland County, and small areas of southern Lapeer and St. […]

State Rep. Wittenberg Sounds Horn on 1949 Law for Motorists, Introduces Repeal

January 30th 2018

State Rep. Wittenberg Sounds Horn on 1949 Law for Motorists, Introduces Repeal (Rep. Robert Wittenberg, Jan. 30, 2018) Huntington Woods, MI – House Bill 5504, introduced today by state Rep. Robert Wittenberg (D-Huntington Woods), heralds a change to an archaic 1949 law encouraging drivers to toot a horn or give another audible sign when they […]