Oak Park

Planning Begins for County’s 200th Birthday. Here’s How to Get Involved

October 30th 2018

  Planning Begins for County’s 200th Birthday. Here’s How to Get Involved. Bloomfield , MI – The invitation is open for those who want to help Oakland County celebrate it’s 200th birthday in 2020.  Historical societies and commissions, neighborhood groups, downtown organizations, local officials and administrators, school districts, and anyone with an interest in tying […]

Oak Park Settles Storm Water Fee Lawsuit for $2,850,000

October 29th 2018

  Oak Park Settles Storm Water Fee Lawsuit for $2,850,000 (City of Oak Park, Oct. 29, 2018) OAK PARK, MI – The City of Oak Park has agreed to a settlement in the Judy Kish and Joyce Bannon vs. City of Oak Park case to limit the financial risk that a trial could present. This […]

Light in the Darkness: Jewish Ferndale Ceremony Honors Shooting Victims

October 28th 2018

Light in the Darkness: Jewish Ferndale Ceremony Honors Shooting Victims (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – “In the face of adversity, we look for an opportunity to transform darkness into light,” said Rabbi Herscel Finman to the crowd of mourners who gathered on the front lawn of Jewish Ferndale for a ceremony […]

Coat Drive at Michigan Storage Centers in Oak Park

October 26th 2018

Coat Drive at Michigan Storage Centers in Oak Park (MSC, Oct. 26, 2018) Oak Park, MI– Michigan Storage Centers is hosting a coat drive to collect clean, gently worn, warm coats on 11/4/2018 to 11/30/2018 between Mon – Fri 9am to 6pm, Sat 9am to 3pm and Sun 1pm to 5pm at 15300 W 8 […]

Chili Cook-Off to Benefit South Oakland Shelter Nov. 10

October 25th 2018

  Chili Cook-Off to Benefit South Oakland Shelter Nov. 10 Oak Park, MI- The Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish which is comprised of St. James in Ferndale and Our Lady of Fatima in Oak Park is hosting a chili cook-off to support their work with the South Oakland Shelter. The parishioner organizing this is […]

Send in the Clowns: Oak Park Reverses Ban on Boo Bash Costumes

October 23rd 2018

  Send in the Clowns: Oak Park Reverses Ban on Boo Bash Costumes (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 23, 2018) Oak Park, MI-  After listening to public responses, the City of Oak Park announced today that clown costumes would no longer be banned at the annual Boo Bash event Oct. 31. Original marketing for the event […]

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 […]