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Artist Kevin Burdick Shares Creation of New Train Mural in Holly

May 1st 2018

Artist Kevin Burdick Shares Creation of New Train Mural in Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 1, 2018) Holly, MI – A new mural covers the back of the building where Broad Street and Battle Alley meet in Downtown Holly, across the street from the Holly Hotel. What once was a gray railroad scene taking up […]

Ferndale Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications

May 1st 2018

Ferndale Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications The Ferndale Community Foundation—an organization that provides grant funding to in-need community groups in the areas of health, culture, education, the arts, and other human services—has released its grant application for the 2018 year. According to Foundation Chairperson and Ferndale City Councilman Dan Martin, grants are available to nonprofit […]

Rochester School Board Selects Andrea Walker-Leidy to fill Vacancy

May 1st 2018

Rochester School Board Selects Andrea Walker-Leidy to fill Vacancy (Rochester Community School District, May 1, 2018) Rochester, MI- Andrea Walker-Leidy was unanimously selected by the Board of Education of the Rochester Community School District to fill the vacant trustee position during the April 24 special meeting. The term for the trustee appointment will continue through […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

May 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

Red Devil Restaurant in Holly Vandalized

April 30th 2018

Red Devil Restaurant in Holly Vandalized (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 30, 2018) Holly, MI- Security footage from early Sunday morning showed only the splat of white as a gallon’s worth of paint struck the windows and the sign of Red Devil Restaurant in Downtown Holly after they were closed. “I know they’ll turn up on […]

Roosevelt Sign Stolen from Ferndale Historical Museum

April 30th 2018

Roosevelt Sign Stolen from Ferndale Historical Museum (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 30, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Members of the Ferndale Historical Society are asking that a sign be returned to the museum, with no questions asked.  On April 27 the news was announced on Facebook. “Sometime over the last 48 hours an elementary school artifact […]

Downtown Rochester Farmers Market Opens May 5

April 30th 2018

  Downtown Rochester Farmers Market Opens May 5 ROCHESTER, Mich. –Meet at the market – where friends and families can access the freshest, locally grown Michigan-made products. Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market Opening Day, is Saturday, May 5th. Celebrating its 19th season, the Farmers’ Market is a frequent stop for area residents to enjoy the vibrant […]

Ways the Ferndale Library Saves the Day

April 30th 2018

Ways the Ferndale Library Saves the Day (Ferndale Area District Library, April 30, 2018) FERNDALE, MI – Statistics aren’t stimulating. They’re just dry, dense, and maybe abstract. So it’s no wonder that public libraries can have a tough time proving their impact. Because while local businesses can point to something more apparent like “sales,” the […]

Dollar Movie: Maudie May 18 in Huntington Woods

April 30th 2018

Dollar Movie: Maudie May 18 in Huntington Woods Huntington Woods, MI – An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community. Movies are shown on select Fridays at noon in the Ralph and Peggy Lease Multipurpose Room of […]

Boater Safety Class in Wolverine Lake June 2

April 30th 2018

  Boater Safety Class in Wolverine Lake June 2 Wolverine Lake, MI – If you were born after 1978 you must have a Boater Safety Certificate to operate a Personal Water Craft Present your certificate to your insurance company for a possible reduction in your boat insurance VILLAGE OF WOLVERINE LAKE BOATER SAFETY CLASS SATURDAY, […]