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Railroad Crossing Repair Causes Fourth Street/Lincoln Detour in Downtown Royal Oak

April 23rd 2019

Railroad Crossing Repair Causes Fourth Street/Lincoln Detour in Downtown Royal Oak After months of working with CN Railroad, the City of Royal Oak has prepared permits for detouring traffic away from CN’s Fourth Street and Lincoln Avenue crossing so that the railroad can proceed with the replacement of rails and uneven decking. The work began […]

CASA Celebrating 35 Years with Events April 26-27 

April 23rd 2019

CASA Celebrating 35 Years with Events April 26-27 Oak Park, Ferndale, MI-  The Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts (CASA) is a consortium school that provides higher level classes for students in the Berkley, Clawson, Ferndale, Lamphere, Madison, Oak Park and Pontiac School districts. It began in 1983, serving 35 students with four classes.  […]

As State Considers Allowing More Foster Kids, Rose Township Resists

April 22nd 2019

As State Considers Allowing More Foster Kids, Rose Township Resists (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 21, 2019) Rose Township, MI – “Here’s the thing,” said State Representative Mike Mueller as he sat before about 80 Rose Township residents at a town hall April 15 regarding House Bill 4095, which he co-sponsored.  The bill would allow people […]

Central Woodward Junior Chamber Connects Young Professionals with Community

April 22nd 2019

Central Woodward Junior Chamber Connects Young Professionals with Community (Joannie Zelinski, 2019 Chapter President, Central Woodward Junior Chamber, April 22, 2019) Berkley, MI – If you’re a young adult age 21 to 40 who would like to become active in the community while having a good time and meeting new people look no further than […]

Student Art and Cereal Make for Special Night in Holly

April 21st 2019

Student Art and Cereal Make for Special Night in Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 21, 2019) Holly, MI – Using brushstrokes of blue,  green, and black, seven-year-old Matthew Flores quietly focused on painting a bowl while an school building full of kids and parents – many extra lively from the cereal buffet in the next […]

Club Kids Inspired by Tiger’s Manager Ron Gardenhire…

April 20th 2019

Club Kids Inspired by Tiger’s Manager Ron Gardenhire, Jim Hoff Memorialized (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2019) Detroit, MI- Metro Detroit Youth Clubs have a long history of working with the Detroit Tigers baseball team for support and inspiration. That partnership was celebrated Wednesday morning as Detroit Tigers Manager Ron Gardenhire joined Club Kids and […]

Farmer Nate and Animal Friends Visit Ferndale Lower Elementary

April 19th 2019

Farmer Nate and Animal Friends Visit Ferndale Lower Elementary (Crystal Proxmire, April 19, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The kids in Ferndale’s Lower Elementary had some special guests Tuesday.  Nate Perkins, known to children as “Farmer Nate,” of Upland Hills Farm in Oxford spent the day teaching kids at Ferndale’s Lower Elementary about animals and life […]

Man Living in Back Room Survives Two Fires at Courtesy Cleaners, Business Severely  Damaged

April 19th 2019

Man Living in Back Room Survives Two Fires at Courtesy Cleaners, Business Severely  Damaged (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – A man living in the back room of Courtesy Cleaners at 750 Livernois in Ferndale is the one who spotted two fires in the laundromat / dry cleaning facility Thursday night. The […]

Baker College Decides Against Building Campus in Ferndale

April 18th 2019

Baker College Decides Against Building Campus in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 18, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Baker College has bowed out of negotiations with Ferndale over locating a new campus in the Downtown.  The City and Baker had been part of an Exclusive Negotiating Rights agreement set to expire this month. “We would like […]

Oak Park State of the City Address and Performances May 1

April 18th 2019

Oak Park State of the City Address and Performances May 1 Oak Park, MI- State of the City Address Along with speeches about the past, present, and future of the City, we are also anticipating performances from each of the school districts that represent Oak Park. The National Anthem will be sung by a Berkley […]