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Introduction to Meditation at Berkley Library Feb. 13

February 10th 2018

Introduction to Meditation at Berkley Library Feb. 13 Berkley, MI – Over the last decade, meditation has gained a large following in mainstream society, due to a wealth of research that has shown the dramatic and lasting physical and emotional health benefits that can result. If you’ve been interested in finding out whether meditation is […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch

February 9th 2018

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Weekends are fun at Dino’s Lounge, 22740 Woodward, Ferndale.  There is brunch along with a mimosa bar.  Dino’s is a sponsor of both Oakland County Times and Ferndale Pride.  I had brunch there with the organizer of Ferndale […]

Drag Queen Bingo at Holly Vault March 23

February 9th 2018

Drag Queen Bingo at Holly Vault March 23 Holly, MI – The Holly Vault and Blumz are hosting “Dragging for Dickens” Drag Queen Bingo fundraiser for the Holly Dickens Festival. Friday March 23 from 6:30pm-10pm. Tickets are selling out fast. Get yours at… https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vip-dragging-for-dickens-drag-queen-bingo-tickets-42943316616?aff=efbeventtix ******   Thank you to White Castle for sponsoring the Bold […]

Persistence of the Imagination Art Reception at Ferndale Library Feb. 22

February 8th 2018

Persistence of the Imagination Art Reception at Ferndale Library Feb. 22 FERNDALE, MI- Harkening the end of winter and ushering in Women’s History Month, “The Persistence of the Imagination” is a celebration of feminine courage and endurance, hosted at the Ferndale Library, Feb 11 – March 31. This exhibition brings together intuitive paintings and assemblage […]

Woman Doused with Gas and Set on Fire in Holly, Husband Charged

February 8th 2018

Woman Doused with Gas and Set on Fire in Holly, Husband Charged (Village of Holly Police, Feb. 8, 208) Holly, MI.  – Detective Heather Wolkow presented to the Oakland County Prosecutors a Warrant Request for David John Garnett Jr. W/M 55 years old.  The Warrant was issued and sworn to at the 52/2 District Court […]

Former US Representative Joe Knollenberg Dies at 84

February 7th 2018

Former US Representative Joe Knollenberg Dies at 84 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2018) Troy, MI – Former US Representative Joseph (Joe) Knollenberg of Bloomfield Township died Tuesday at the age of 84 while battling Alzheimer’s disease. Knollenberg was a Republican who served in the US House of Representatives from 1993 to 2009. Knollenberg was […]

Walled Lake Mayor “Fills in Blank” with Council Appointee Robert Robertson

February 7th 2018

Walled Lake Mayor “Fills in Blank” with Council Appointee Robert Robertson (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2018) Walled Lake, MI – Walled Lake Mayor Linda Ackley kept her City Council nominee’s name secret until just before City Council was to vote on replacing the elected official who was voted off by fellow Council members earlier […]

Berkley Accepting Applications to Fill Council Vacancy

February 7th 2018

Berkley Accepting Applications to Fill Council Vacancy (City of Berkley, Feb. 7, 2018) Berkley, MI –  Berkley residents interested in serving the community have a second opportunity to apply for an open City Council seat. On Monday, February 5, the council held a thoughtful discussion on establishing an appropriate process to select a qualified resident […]

Reporter Food: Cozy Cassoulet at Birmingham Toast

February 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Cozy Cassoulet at Birmingham Toast (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – On a chilly winter evening a friend and I had a delicious warm meal at Toast in Birmingham. The bacon fried rice was a beautiful dish with a variety of toppings that my friend had.  It was perfectly cooked […]