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Explore: Red Oaks Nature Center

September 29th 2018

Explore: Red Oaks Nature Center (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 29, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – On 13 Mile Road between John R and Dequindre is the Red Oaks Nature Center.  This oasis offers just over a mile’s worth of trails through a pretty patch of woods.  Along the way one can listen to the calls […]

Reporter Food: Sunny Sunrise at Whistle Stop Diner

September 29th 2018

Reporter Food: Sunny Sunrise at Whistle Stop Diner (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 29, 2018) Pleasant Ridge, MI- A Reporter Food column from Pleasant Ridge has been a long time coming, but finally I’ve had a chance to enjoy the Whistle Stop Diner at 24060 Woodward Ave. This tiny café is often packed, with a line […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Steven LaPlante for Holly Township Parks Board

September 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Steven LaPlante for Holly Township Parks Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 28, 2018) Holly Township, MI- Steven LaPlante is running as a Republican for Holly Township Parks Board.  Libertarian Liam Feeney and Democrat Tony Engelberg are both running as write-in candidates after falling short of the required number of write-in votes during […]

Four Stories of Service from the 2018 WONder Woman Awards

September 28th 2018

Four Stories of Service from the 2018 WONder Woman Awards (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 27, 2018) Troy, MI- The first column Rochelle Riley ever wrote was for the Courier-Journal newspaper in Louisville, KY.  In it she called out city leaders for failing to honor hometown icon Muhammad Ali by letting his boyhood home deteriorate and […]

Madison Hts. Man Arrested after Speeding w/Garbage Bags of Marijuana in Van

September 28th 2018

Madison Hts. Man Arrested after Speeding w/Garbage Bags of Marijuana in Van (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Sept. 28, 2018) Rochester Hills, Madison Heights, MI – A Deputy conducted a traffic stop for excessive speed on a full-size 2000 Chevrolet 1500 van in the area of Auburn Road and Primrose Lane.  While Deputies had the van […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Mary Hanser for Oxford School Board

September 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Mary Hanser for Oxford School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 28, 2018) Oxford, Lake Orion, Leonard, Lapeer County, MI- Mary Hanser is running for Oxford School Board. There are five people running for four positions. This is a non-partisan office with a four year term. Candidates are Korey M. Bailey, Erick Foster, […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Howard Baron for Bloomfield Hills School Board

September 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Howard Baron for Bloomfield Hills School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 23, 2018) Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township West Bloomfield, Orchard Lake, Troy, MI- Howard Baron running for re-election to Bloomfield Hills School Board. This is a non-partisan position. There are four seats available with four year terms. Candidates are Howard Baron, Jennifer Cook, Lisa […]

Keego Harbor Under Boil Water Advisory

September 28th 2018

Keego Harbor Residents Under Boil Water Advisory Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash issues the following statement relating to the water concern in Keego Harbor:  “A precautionary boil water notice is in effect for Keego Harbor. A temporary drop in water pressure was the reason for the boil water notice. Water pressure has been […]

Ferndale Councilmember Melanie Piana Named Michigan Municipal League Board President

September 27th 2018

Ferndale Councilmember Melanie Piana Named Michigan Municipal League Board President (MML, Sept. 27, 2018) Grand Rapids, Ferndale, Pontiac, MI – Ferndale Councilmember Melanie Piana was selected as the 2018-19 president of the Michigan Municipal League Board of Trustees. Piana was named board president by the 18-member board during the Michigan Municipal League’s 2018 Convention that […]

History and Hiking Guided Walk Through Bloomer Park Oct. 11

September 27th 2018

History and Hiking Guided Walk Through Bloomer Park Oct. 11 Rochester Hills, MI- Hills Hikers – History and Hiking – October 11th @ 6:00 pm – Bloomer Park This Hike will include a look at the History of Bloomer Park and its resources w/ Pat McKay from the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm. […]