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Ridge Resale Shop Fundraiser for FHS Music and Arts Programs April 21

April 20th 2018

  Ridge Resale Shop Fundraiser for FHS Music and Arts Programs April 21 Pleasant Ridge, MI -Saturday April 21  from 9am – 1pm 4 blocks south of 696, 2 blocks east of Woodward  [Parking lot at 92 Amherst for GPS] 50% of Saturday’s sale proceeds will go to the activities of the Ferndale High School […]

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27

April 20th 2018

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27 Crews will begin implementing westbound I-696 closures at 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, starting with closing the eastbound and westbound I-94 ramps to westbound I-696 The closure of all access points/ramps is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Saturday, April 28. PROJECT END DATE: November 2018 […]

MML#5: Keeping Harmony between Local Officials and City Managers

April 19th 2018

    MML#5:  Keeping Harmony between Local Officials and City Managers (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2018) Lansing, MI – Many people have the idea that the Mayor is the boss of a city.  But in reality, most cities, villages, and townships have a manager or administrator that oversees the services and implements the policies […]

Creativity Connects Veterans and Community at Holly Art Show

April 18th 2018

Creativity Connects Veterans and Community at Holly Art Show (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 18, 2018) Holly, MI – When people think of veterans, many words and images come to mind, but artistic is not usually one of the first.  But the volunteers at the Holly Area Veterans Resource Center know better. “Veterans are here, and […]

Skunk Confirmed to Have Rabies, Know the Signs to Stay Safe

April 18th 2018

Skunk Confirmed to Have Rabies, Know the Signs to Stay Safe (Oakland County Health Division, April 18, 2018) Rochester Hills, MI – Oakland County Health Division reports a confirmed case of rabies in a skunk removed from Rochester Hills. The Health Division strongly urges residents to reduce rabies exposure by staying away from wild animals […]

Royal Oak Rotarians Volunteer Every Week Packing Meals for Students

April 18th 2018

Royal Oak Rotarians Volunteer Every Week Packing Meals for Students (Jeanne Towar, April 18, 2018) As a Royal Oak Rotarian, Frederick Kaiser knows the importance of Blessings in a Backpack to the children who participate in the program. Every week, Rotarians, along with other community volunteers, pack enough food to provide 175 Royal Oak Schools […]

Oakland County’s Silver Tsunami is Real: A Look at the Data

April 18th 2018

Oakland County’s Silver Tsunami is Real: A Look at the Data (Kurt Metzger, April 18, 2018) Pontiac, MI- The Census Bureau recently forecast that the nation’s seniors (persons 65 years and over) would outnumber the nation’s children (persons under 18 years of age) for the first time in history by 2035. After recently reporting about […]

Mackinac Bridge Getting Stripped of 60 Years Worth of Paint, Temp. Closure Saturday

April 18th 2018

Mackinac Bridge Getting Stripped of 60 Years Worth of Paint, Temp. Closure Saturday (Mackinac Bridge Authority, April 18, 2018) St. Ignace, Mackinaw City, MI – To continue repainting the Mackinac Bridge’s north tower, contractors need to hang a pair of custom moveable scaffold platforms above the roadway, requiring a brief closure Saturday morning.                Seaway […]

A Bacon-tastic Time at Royal Oak Bacon Bash

April 18th 2018

A Bacon-tastic Time at Royal Oak Bacon Bash (Sam Gurwin, April 18, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Another Bacon Bash has come and gone, gracing the Royal Oak Farmers Market last weekend with delicious dishes featuring, you guessed it, bacon. Each Guest was given a quality souvenir glass for the drinks as they roamed the Market. […]

Applications Accepted for Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show June 3

April 18th 2018

Applications Accepted for Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show June 3   Farmington Hills, MI- Join us this summer for a day out shopping! Come support your local makers at this year’s summer event! This large show will feature artists and crafters selling their original handmade items at this beautiful venue! Admission is $3 to the […]