Oak Park

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 […]

Berkley Schools Community Mourns Loss of Trustee Paul Ellison

June 25th 2015

Berkley Schools Community Mourns Loss of Trustee Paul Ellison (Berkley Schools, June 25, 2015) The following letter was sent out from Dennis McDavid, Superintendent of Berkley Schools today: Dear Berkley Schools Community, It is with an incredibly heavy heart that I write to you. I received news today that current Board of Education Trustee Paul […]

Police Say False Report against Son Led to Officers with Weapons Drawn in Oak Park

June 23rd 2015

Police Say False Report against Son Led to Officers with Weapons Drawn in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 23, 2015)   Oak Park Public Safety says it was a false report by a mother against her son that led to a scary situation on Monday for residents near Rennselaer and Oak Park Blvd. At […]

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column

June 22nd 2015

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column (compiled, June 22, 2015) For those who may have missed page 3A of The Detroit News, we’re pleased to share that columnist Laura Berman did a fantastic write up about Oakland County 115 News Editor & Publisher Crystal A. Proxmire. “She practices her profession by walking […]

Recreation Celebration for HP, OP, RO Twp & Ferndale July 17

June 22nd 2015

Recreation Celebration for HP, OP, RO Twp & Ferndale July 17 (event listing) Recreation Departments for Hazel Park, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township and Ferndale are hosting a Recreation Celebration along with Oakland County Parks at Green Acres Park in Hazel Park on July 17 from 3pm-8pm. There will be a 250 ft zip line, […]