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Affirmations Announces Restructuring, Eliminates Leadership Positions

November 15th 2018

  Affirmations Announces Restructuring, Eliminates Leadership Positions (Crystal Proxmire, Nov. 15, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Affirmations Community Center in Downtown Ferndale announced Wednesday the elimination of the Executive Director position and that other restructuring would take place. A statement released on Facebook says: “Over the past several years the cost of running a large community […]

Brandon Township Shooting Survivor Shares Story

November 14th 2018

Brandon Township Shooting Survivor Shares Story (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 14, 2018) Brandon Township, MI –  In Nov. 2107, 34 year old Stephanie Walls was shot in the back of the head by her estranged husband Michael Joseph Quigley.  Quigley also shot a friend of Wall’s in the eye after forcing his way into a […]

Good Neighbors Honored in Ferndale

November 14th 2018

  Good Neighbors Honored in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 14, 2018) Ferndale, MI – “While the climate created by national politics divides people, Ferndale comes together,” said Ferndale School Board President Jackie Hart at Tuesday night’s Citizens for Fair Ferndale Good Neighbor Awards.  “Our lives are like a knot,” she said. “the harder you […]

Cities Pitch Dream Development Spots in Oakland County Property Showcase

November 14th 2018

Cities Pitch Dream Development Spots in Oakland County Property Showcase (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 14, 2018) Waterford, MI- Cities in the Oakland County One Stop Ready program have streamlined development processes and learned more about how to market the spaces they have with businesses they’d like to see. The culmination of this effort is the […]

The Future of Ferndale’s Kulick Center Up for Discussion

November 13th 2018

The Future of Ferndale’s Kulick Center Up for Discussion (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 13, 2018) Ferndale, MI – What is the future of Ferndale’s Gerry Kulick Community Center?   That’s what will be discussed by a panel of ten residents who are expected to be approved for the Kulick Center Task Force. The center, located at […]

Young Ladies Learn about Business and Life from Day Trip to Cambridge Offices

November 12th 2018

  Young Ladies Learn about Business and Life from Day Trip to Cambridge Offices (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 12, 2018) Royal Oak, Ferndale, Southfield, Washington Twp, MI-  When you ask some kids what they want to do when they get older, some will pipe right away up with an answer. For example, Janese James wants […]

Celebrate Victorian Style with Fezziwig’s Ball to Support Holly Dickens Festival Nov. 17

November 12th 2018

Celebrate Victorian Style with Fezziwig’s Ball to Support Holly Dickens Festival Nov. 17 Holly, MI – In the Charles Dicken’s classic “A Christmas Carol,” Ebenezer Scrooge is taken back to the memory of Christmas past where he sees the grand celebration hosted by his former employer Mr. Fezziwig. The Fezziwigs were a kind couple that […]

Resources for Those in Need 2018-2019

November 12th 2018

Resources for Those in Need 2018-2019 Oakland County, MI –  Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more.  This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email editor@oc115.com. Shelter Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church 21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757. […]

Monetizing Sacred Spaces for Purposes of Preservation

November 11th 2018

  Monetizing Sacred Spaces for Purposes of Preservation (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 11, 2018) Pontiac, MI- In a world where religious engagement is down and many churches face the challenges of aging buildings plus the lure of redevelopment dollars, there is one national organization holding on to hope that sacred spaces can remain active with […]

Reporter Food: Anthony Quinn Omelette at LA Cafe

November 11th 2018

Reporter Food: Anthony Quinn Omelette at LA Cafe (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 11, 2018) Waterford, MI – At Dixie Highway and Andersonville Road is a strange and delightful place full of fun décor, unusual items, and delicious food, called LA Café. It’s one of those places I’d drive past all the time and think “someday […]