Oak Park

Oak Park: Info Meeting July 15 on Sale of Jefferson School to Create Affordable Housing

July 13th 2015

Oak Park: Info Meeting July 15 on Sale of Jefferson School to Create Affordable Housing (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 13, 2015) New families could be moving into Oak Park, and the Ferndale School District, if plans pan out for a new affordable housing development at the Jefferson School Property located at 22001 Republic. Until recently […]

Oak Park Summerfest Aug 8-9: Volunteers Needed

July 11th 2015

Oak Park Summerfest Aug 8-9: Volunteers Needed (event listing) 2015 Oak Park Summerfest Hi everyone. Join us for our OUTDOOR Art Fair, Activities, Food Vendors, and Entertainment Stage on August 8-9, 2015 from noon – 10 pm Join us for two days of FREE family fun at the 2015 Oak Park Summer Fest. Spearheaded by the Oak […]

Meet and Greet for Candidates throughout Oakland County, Public Invited, July 24

July 9th 2015

Meet and Greet for Candidates throughout Oakland County, Public Invited, July 24 (event listing, election information, July 9, 2015) *Be an Informed Voter. Come out and Meet the Candidates you’ll be voting for, and have your Concerns answered in person.* The Women of National Congress of Black Women – Oakland County, MI Chapter are Hosting […]

Oak Park: Concert in Shepherd Park, Toppermost Beatles Tribute Band July 9

July 7th 2015

Oak Park: Concert in Shepherd Park, Toppermost Beatles Tribute Band July 9 (event listing) Mark your calendars! In July, Shepherd Park will become a concert destination, Thursday evenings under the Pavilion at Church Street and Northfield Ave, Oak Park. 7 pm : July 9 Toppermost: Beatles Tribute Band July 16 Mark Mixx & the Street […]

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video)

July 6th 2015

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video) (John Rozsa, July 6, 2015) Here is footage of some of the Rackham Golf Course Fireworks, taken with my quadcopter at 399.99 FT Be sure to watch in 1080P or 4K. To adjust the quality settings in Youtube, click the little gear looking thing in […]

Oak Park Celebrates Independence Day in Style

July 6th 2015

Oak Park Celebrates Independence Day in Style (C. Proxmire, photos from Ron Warren Photography and Marian McClellan, July 6, 2015) Oak Park was among the communities that celebrated Independence Day with passion as the community came together for America-themed festivities. On Friday July 3 Mayor Marian McClellan led the Mayor’s 5k. “Running a 5K race […]

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop

July 2nd 2015

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop (press release, July 2, 2015) Entrepreneurs and Startups, let Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center help you put your business plan in place. Sign up for one of their workshops in July and benefit from hands-on business seminars delivered by an experienced staff and network of public […]

Berkley Board of Ed. Seeks Applicants, Seat Filled by July 24

June 30th 2015

Berkley Board of Ed. Seeks Applicants, Seat Filled by July 24 (Berkley Schools Press Release, June 30, 2015) The Berkley School District is seeking applicants for an open seat on the Board of Education. The position is vacant with the passing of Paul Ellison on June 24, 2015, following his courageous battle with cancer. Mary […]

Oak Park: Planet of Apes Collection Could Earn World Record

June 26th 2015

Oak Park: Planet of Apes Collection Could Earn World Record (Aaron Tobin, June 26, 2015) A very unique display was available for viewing in Oak Park on Tuesday. It was possibly the worlds largest display of Planet of the Apes figures, set up in one place, in a war scene. The scene depicts an ape […]

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country

June 26th 2015

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country (C. Proxmire, June 26, 2015) The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality. In a 5-4 decision it said same sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the majority opinion “No union is more […]