Oak Park

Ferndale Students Get Visit from The Profit’s Marcus Lemonis

January 26th 2016

Ferndale Students Get Visit from The Profit’s Marcus Lemonis (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 26, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Teachers have a special way of calling on kids and making them squirm but also helping them grow. That is the same skill that Marcus Lemonis brought to the auditorium of Ferndale High School on Tuesday when […]

Interview: Carole Kimbrough, First Black Female Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputy (video)

January 22nd 2016

Interview: Carole Kimbrough, First Black Female Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputy (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 22, 2016) Ferndale, MI – It was 1974 when Carole Kimbrough first took a job as a Deputy with the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, working in Oakland County Jail. Over the course of two decades she moved up the ranks […]

Officials Call for Repeal of Ban on Sharing Information about Ballot Proposals (video)

January 21st 2016

Officials Call for Repeal of Ban on Sharing Information about Ballot Proposals (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 21, 2016) Roseville, MI – “There is a stereotype of librarians as being quiet and meek. I hope that our presence today helps to debunk that stereotype. And if they want to throw us in jail for sharing […]

Oak Park State of the City Feb 25

January 21st 2016

Oak Park State of the City Feb 25 (EVENT page) Thursday, February 25, Light Reception at 6 p.m. Event Begins at 7 p.m. City Hall Mayor Marian McClellan, Mayor Pro Tem Carolyn Burns and Council Members Kiesha Speech, Solomon Radner and Ken Rich, along with City Manager Erik Tungate cordially invite you to attend the […]

Planet Fitness Opening Oak Park Location

January 19th 2016

Planet Fitness Opening Oak Park Location (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 19, 2016) Oak Park, MI – A long vacant grocery store property at 10 Mile and Coolidge is slated for a face-lift and a new business. A franchise owner came to Oak Park City Council on Tuesday to announce their purchase of the building and […]

Famous TV Theme Composer to do “Concertalk” in Oak Park Jan. 30

January 17th 2016

Famous TV Theme Composer to do “Concertalk” in Oak Park Jan 30 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI – Jonathan Wolff, television theme song composer for ‘Seinfeld,’   ‘Will & Grace,’ and over 40 other shows, will be giving a piano “Concertalk” on Saturday, January 30th at 8 pm at Beth Shalom synagogue in Oak Park. The […]

Michael Sumner Sentenced for Oak Park Embezzlement, Wife Awaiting Pretrial

January 16th 2016

Michael Sumner Sentenced for Oak Park Embezzlement, Wife Awaiting Pretrial (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 16, 2016) Oak Park, MI – Michael Sumner of Waterford has pled no contest to embezzlement and was sentenced to 334 days in jail after being charged with stealing money from the City of Oak Park. Sumner is the husband of […]

Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash talks about Water Quality (video)

January 13th 2016

Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash talks about Water Quality (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 13, 2016) Madison Heights, MI – Turning on the faucet and having clean water come out is something easily taken for granted. They wash their hands, take a shower, brush their teeth, cook, clean, and drink without stopping to think about […]

Ferndale: Clothing Swap Fashion Fundraising Event Feb. 6

January 13th 2016

Ferndale: Clothing Swap Fashion Fundraising Event Feb. 6 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Clothing Swap Fashion Fundraising Event Feb. 6 $20 entry with minimum 5 fashionable clothing or accessory items to swap. Enjoy free services like nails, hair, henna hand art, chair massages, deserts and drink specials. This fifth annual event benefits JFK PTA. The […]

How to Donate Water to Flint

January 10th 2016

How to Donate Water to Flint (Compiled, Jan. 10, 2016) Flint, MI – Residents of Flint are suffering from a lack of water due to contamination. Much has been written about the causes of the dangerous, lead-contaminated water, the question on many people’s minds is how to help. The Rachael Maddow Show compiled a list […]