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Prank Calls Made to Candidates throughout Oakland County

October 15th 2018

  Prank Calls Made to Candidates throughout Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Several elected officials and candidates received prank calls on Sunday. The calls showed up on caller IDs as coming from different, but legitimate places, including the Fox 2 Newsroom and FedEx. The caller did not discriminate […]

Oak Park Announces Kroger’s Interest in Former Kmart Location

October 15th 2018

  Oak Park Announces Kroger’s Interest in Former Kmart Location (City of Oak Park, Oct. 15, 2018) Oak Park, MI- Oak Park city officials are happy to announce they have made progress in their discussions with The Kroger Company, the country’s largest supermarket chain, regarding their interest in opening a new Kroger grocery store at the site of the old Kmart located at […]

HRC Gives Ferndale, Detroit Perfect Scores for LGBTQ Equality

October 15th 2018

  HRC Gives Ferndale, Detroit Perfect Scores for LGBTQ Equality (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Detroit, MI – The Human Rights Campaign Foundation and Equality Federation Institute team up each year to rate municipalities in terms of LGBTQ inclusivity and measures of equality. This year Ferndale joined the ranks of those […]

Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices, Interviews Oct. 27

October 15th 2018

  Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices, Interviews Oct. 27 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Troy, MI – The Troy City Council has narrowed down their choices for City Manager, and will be conducting interviews on Sat, Oct. 27, beginning at 9am and lasting until 3pm. Interviews will take place in the Council Boardroom […]

Job Posting: Lathrup Village Seeking Economic Development Manager and Code/Building Inspector

October 15th 2018

  Job Posting: Lathrup Village Seeking Economic Development Manager and Code/Building Inspector  Lathrup Village, MI – The City of Lathrup Village is hiring for two positions.  Community and Economic Development Director The City of Lathrup Village is seeking a self-motivated, innovative leader with excellent communication skills.  The Manager for Community & Economic Development plans, directs, […]

Farmington Hills Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

October 15th 2018

Farmington Hills Police Investigating Fatal Shooting (Farmington Hills Police, Oct. 15, 2018) Farmington Hills, MI – The Farmington Hills Police Department is investigating a shooting at the Retreat of Farmington Hills Apartments located on Twelve Mile Road west of Middlebelt. The incident occurred at approximately 1:12 AM when officers responded to numerous 911 calls. Responding […]

MML #3 – The Public’s Right to Know: FOIA and OMA Basics

October 14th 2018

  MML #3 – The Public’s Right to Know: FOIA and OMA Basics (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 14, 2018) Grand Rapids, MI- Democracy is protected by two important laws, the Freedom of Information Act and the Open Meetings Act. These laws force public bodies to operate with transparency, and ensure that the public has a […]

Reporter Food: Sizzle and Rolled Ice Cream at Sizzle It Asian Bistro

October 13th 2018

Reporter Food: Sizzle and Rolled Ice Cream at Sizzle It Asian Bistro (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 13, 2018) Novi, MI – Sizzle It! The name is as exciting as the food at this tiny Asian Bistro at 31194 Novi Road.  I am so glad for the recommendation to check this place out after a meeting […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Heidi Fortress for Hazel Park School Board

October 13th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Heidi Fortress for Hazel Park School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 13, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – Heidi Fortress is running for Hazel Park School Board. There are five people running for three seats. Candidates are Laura Adkins, Heidi Fortress, Beverly Hinton, Colin A. Houston and Rachel Noth. This is a […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Nicole McKinney for Birmingham School Board

October 13th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Nicole McKinney for Birmingham School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 13, 2018) Bingham Farms, Beverly Hills, Southfield, Southfield Township, West Bloomfield, Franklin, Bloomfield Hills, Birmingham, MI- Nicole McKinney is running for Trustee of Birmingham School Board. There are seven people running for three seats. On the ballot are Lory Dolan, Amy […]