Oak Park

Detroit Mounted Police Visit Ferndale Special Needs Students

October 22nd 2018

  Detroit Mounted Police Visit Ferndale Special Needs Students (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 22, 2018) Ferndale, MI – “Horses are very gentle. They are majestic,” said Zach Rodriguez after petting the noses of horses that visited Ferndale High School on Friday.  Two Detroit Police Horses and their mounted officers visited kids of all grades in […]

Oak Park Bans Clown Costumes at Boo Bash Halloween Event UPDATED

October 21st 2018

  Oak Park Bans Clown Costumes at Boo Bash Halloween Event UPDATE: The City of Oak Park has reversed their ban, see story HERE. (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2018) Oak Park, MI- On Oct. 31, 2018 children dressed as ghosts, vampires, witches, super heroes, movie characters, werewolves,  and other costumes will gather at the […]

Oak Park Boo Bash Oct. 31

October 19th 2018

Oak Park Boo Bash Oct. 31 Oak Park, MI – Coming up on the evening of Halloween is our annual Boo Bash! It was an absolute hit last year, with over 5,000 attendees! Join the Halloween fun this year and walk down Trick-Or-Treat Street with us!  Enjoy cider and donuts, collect candy, bring kids in […]

Elder Education Event by Oak Park Public Safety Oct. 23

October 19th 2018

  Elder Education Event by Oak Park Public Safety Oct. 23 Oak Park, MI- There is an event for senior citizens coming up at the Oak Park Department of Public Safety on Tuesday, October 23rd from 10am to 2pm. The Elder Awareness Seminar led by Michigan Elder Law will cover things such as avoiding financial […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Jim O’Donnell for Ferndale School Board

October 17th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Jim O’Donnell for Ferndale School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.17, 2018) Ferndale, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, and Royal Oak Township, MI- Jim O’Donnell is running for re-election to Ferndale School Board.  There are two candidates running for two seats: Sandra N. Dukhie and Jim O’Donnell. This is a non-partisan position with […]

Oak Park Announces Kroger’s Interest in Former Kmart Location

October 15th 2018

  Oak Park Announces Kroger’s Interest in Former Kmart Location (City of Oak Park, Oct. 15, 2018) Oak Park, MI- Oak Park city officials are happy to announce they have made progress in their discussions with The Kroger Company, the country’s largest supermarket chain, regarding their interest in opening a new Kroger grocery store at the site of the old Kmart located at […]

Mayors and the Art of Marrying

October 10th 2018

  Mayors and the Art of Marrying (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 10, 2018) Pleasant Ridge, Madison Heights, Oak Park, Ferndale, and Southfield, MI-  Mayors have a variety of duties, as well as ceremonial opportunities. But perhaps the most romantic of these is the ability to help loving couples dedicate their lives to each other in […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION

October 9th 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION Check back often for updates. To schedule an interview contact editor@oc115.com.

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Curtis for O.C.C. Board of Trustees

October 6th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Curtis for O.C.C. Board of Trustees (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 6, 2018) Oakland County, MI- Paul Curtis is running for Oakland Community College (O.C.C.) Board of Trustees. There are six people running for two seats. Candidates are Paul Curtis, Pamala M. Davis, Danarius Monroe Hemphill, Christine Marie O’Sullivan, Margaret E. Perry […]

Ferndale Schools Diversity Committee Meets Oct. 11

October 5th 2018

Ferndale Schools Diversity Committee Meets Oct. 11 Please join us for our second meeting of the year. Thursday, October 11th 6:30 – 8:00 pm Ferndale Upper Elementary 24220 Rosewood St | Oak Park, MI 48237 We invite your input and involvement in decision making. The meeting goals are: »» Prioritize committee projects and form workgroups »» […]