Oak Park

Ferndale Freshman Scores Perfect 36 on ACT

June 17th 2015

Ferndale Freshman Scores Perfect 36 on ACT (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 17, 2015) The number of students who can claim a perfect 36 on the ACT is less than one tenth of one percent. Often taken by high school juniors and seniors, the ACT helps colleges and scholarship  judges determine the college readiness of applicants. […]

Cynthia Krencicki Named Ferndale Teacher of The Year

June 16th 2015

Cynthia Krencicki Named Ferndale Teacher of The Year (Suburban Collection Press Release, June 16, 2015) Cynthia Krencicki has been selected as Teacher of the Year for Ferndale Public Schools. Mrs. Krencicki, a 2nd Grade teacher at Roosevelt Primary School, was recognized for her excellence at a year-end awards ceremony today held at Ferndale High School. […]

Pledges Being Accepted to Support Online Community News

June 16th 2015

Pledges Being Accepted to Support Online Community News (C. Proxmire, June 16, 2015) The oc115 News has signed up with Patreon to have a platform for collecting monthly pledges from readers who value our website. Traditionally news outlets have survived with reader subscriptions and advertisers.  The oc115 does sell some advertising, but in order to […]

Oak Park Man Sought in Questions Over Up North Assault Involving Firearm

June 15th 2015

Oak Park Man Sought in Questions Over Up North Assault Involving Firearm (Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Dept, June 15, 2015) Sheriff’s in Grand Traverse County have put out the following statement on Facebook to help find Josh Mcclellan: On June 14th at approx. 9pm, Deputies from the Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office responded to a […]

The Rides are on For New Oak Park Slow Roll Riders Group

June 11th 2015

The Rides are on For New Oak Park Slow Roll Riders Group (Adapted from Oak Park Slow Roll Riders Press Release, Photos: Bill Berlin,  June 11, 2015) A new group of bicycle riders has started a weekly ride in Oak Park. The group is called “Oak Park Slow Roll Riders”. Founded by Aaron Tobin, he […]

Fire Extinguished at T & W Tool in Oak Park on Monday

June 9th 2015

Fire Extinguished at T & W Tool in Oak Park on Monday (C. Proxmire & Jaw Dropping Photography, June 9, 2015) The pretty blue sky over Oak Park filled with dark gray smoke Monday afternoon when a fire at T & W Tool in Oak Park.  At around 2pm Oak Park Public Safety arrived to […]

State Police to Host Open House at Oak Park Metro Post June 20

June 6th 2015

State Police to Host Open House at Oak Park Metro Post June 20 (event listing) Metro Post Open House: On June 20, 2015, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM the Metro Post located at 14350 West Ten Mile Road in Oak Park will be holding an Open House for the public. Some of the featured […]

Oak Park Comes Together to Design Nine Mile, Thru. June 3

June 2nd 2015

Oak Park Comes Together to Design Nine Mile – Workshops Thru. June 3 (Cheryl Weiss, June 2, 2015) Oak Park residents, business owners, city staff members, and city officials came together last night to begin a three-day workshop to brainstorm and design a perfect place for everyone to live, work, play, and shop along Nine […]

Oak Park Recycling Event June 7

June 2nd 2015

Oak Park Recycling Event June 7 (event listing) Residents and visitors are welcome to drop off recyclables at the Ice Arena parking lot at 13950 Oak Park Blvd. on Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 10am to 2pm. There will also be a rain barrel workshop.  If you’d like a rain barrel to take home the […]

Detroit’s Data Guru Explores: Top Baby Names for 2014

June 1st 2015

Detroit’s Data Guru Explores: Top Baby Names for 2014 (Kurt Metzger, orig. detroitsdataguru,  June 1, 2015) NOTE: Click on tables to expand. Shakespeare’s Juliet stated…”What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Marshall McLuhan said, a little less poetically, “The name of a man is […]