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2018 Candidate Interview: Danielle Ruskin for Novi School Board 2 Yr. Term

October 12th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Danielle Ruskin for Novi School Board 2 Yr. Term (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2018) Novi, MI – Danielle Ruskin is running for a two year partial term for Novi School Board. There is one seat available, with three candidates running. Candidates are George Kortlandt, Danielle Ruskin, and Tracey L. Stevenson. This […]

Vehicle Flips on West Cambourne Street in Ferndale

October 12th 2018

Vehicle Flips on West Cambourne Street in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Neighbors were surprised by the sound of a car striking a parked car on their street and flipping over.  It happened just before midnight Thursday on West Cambourne Street, a quarter mile north of 9 Mile Road, west […]

On the Ballot: Holly Area Schools Asking for Bond

October 12th 2018

On the Ballot: Holly Area Schools Asking for Bond Holly, MI- Voters in the Holly Area School District will be asked to vote on a bond proposal.  Ballot language is below: Holly Area School District Bonding Proposal Shall Holly Area School District, Oakland County, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Thirty -Eight Million […]

On the Ballot: Lake Orion Schools Asking for School Improvement Bond

October 12th 2018

On the Ballot: Lake Orion Schools Asking for School Improvement Bond Lake Orion, MI- Lake Orion Community Schools County of Oakland State of Michigan School Improvement Bond Proposition Shall the Lake Orion Community Schools, County of Oakland, State of Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed One Hundred Sixty Million  Dollars ($160,000,000) and issue […]

On the Ballot: Troy Schools Operating Millage

October 12th 2018

On the Ballot: Troy Schools Operating Millage Troy, MI – Voters in the Troy School District will see an operating millage on the Nov. 6 ballot.  Ballot language is as follows: Troy School District County of Oakland State of Michigan Replacement Operating Millage This proposal would restore and replace the authority of the School District […]

Reporter Food: Sunnyknoll Savory Waffle at Coco Fairfield’s

October 12th 2018

Reporter Food: Sunnyknoll Savory Waffle at Coco Fairfield’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2018) Berkley, MI – Sunnyknoll Avenue is a street in Berkley.  It’s also the namesake of the Sunnyknoll Savory Waffle at Coco Fairfield’s. Several of the diner’s specialties have locally notable names.  Buckingham Bennies.  Franklin French Toast.  Kenmore Cornbread Waffle.  Brookline Burrito.  […]

Mayors and the Art of Marrying

October 10th 2018

  Mayors and the Art of Marrying (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 10, 2018) Pleasant Ridge, Madison Heights, Oak Park, Ferndale, and Southfield, MI-  Mayors have a variety of duties, as well as ceremonial opportunities. But perhaps the most romantic of these is the ability to help loving couples dedicate their lives to each other in […]

Jake the Pitt Bull Gets Another Chance Thanks to Social Media

October 10th 2018

  Jake the Pitt Bull Gets Another Chance Thanks to Social Media (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 10, 2018) Jake is a very lucky dog.  The silver, gray and white pit bull’s story made the rounds this week on social media, and he was spared from euthanasia. Oakland County Animal Control and Adoption Center works to place […]

Black and White Authors Hope Discussion Will Help End Racism

October 10th 2018

  Black and White Authors Hope Discussion Will Help End Racism (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 10, 2018) Oak Park, MI-  Racism.  The word alone can divide communities. How do we get rid of this division? According to Thomas Daniels and Thomas Marsh, authors of Black and White Like You and Me, we need to talk to […]

2018 Candidate Interview: ShaQuana Davis-Smith for Pontiac School Board

October 10th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: ShaQuana Davis-Smith for Pontiac School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 10, 2018) Pontiac, MI- ShaQuana Davis-Smith is running for Pontiac School Board. On the ballot are Bethany Blackburn, Kenyada Bowman, Eisha Branner, William A. Carrington, ShaQuana Davis-Smith, Peter Durham, Albert Hodge, Suave LaVallis, Dubrae L. Newman, George Rogers and Caroll Y. Turpin. Check […]