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Tea and History at Ellis Barn in Springfield Oaks June 24

May 13th 2018

  Tea and History at Ellis Barn in Springfield Oaks June 24 Springfield Twp, MI – Steep yourself in history during Oakland County Park and Recreation’s Time for Tea program from 1-3 p.m. June 24. Oakland County Parks and Recreation Historian Carol Egbo will discuss the history of tea while participants enjoy an assortment of […]

Annual Plant and Seed Swap May 19 at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills

May 13th 2018

  Annual Plant and Seed Swap May 19 at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills Farmington Hills, MI  – Get your garden ready for spring with the Farmington Hills Beautification Commission’s 18th Annual Spring Plant and Seed Swap on Saturday, May 19 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.  The event takes place – rain or shine – […]

Allied Universal Hiring Security Personnel, Job Fair May 15

May 13th 2018

Allied Universal Hiring Security Personnel, Job Fair May 15 Detroit, MI – Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America, will be holding open interviews for professional security personnel on May 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Greater Grace Temple, 23500 W. Seven Mile Road, […]

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories

May 12th 2018

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – The superheroes of downtowns throughout Oakland County gathered at the Strand Theater in Pontiac Thursday evening for the annual “Main Event,” recognizing accomplishments of communities in the Main Street Oakland County program. The program provides planning, resources and sharing […]

Four Reason to Become a Foster Parent

May 12th 2018

Four Reason to Become a Foster Parent (MDHHS, May 12, 2018) LANSING, MI – During National Foster Care Awareness Month, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) wants to stress the important role that foster parents can play in a child or teen’s life. “When children are unable to stay with their families […]

Burglar Smashes Windows of Two Highland Businesses, Fails to Get ATMs

May 12th 2018

Burglar Smashes Windows of Two Highland Businesses, Fails to Get ATMs (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 12, 2018) Highland Township, MI – Two Highland Township businesses had windows smashed and theft attempts made on ATMs. According to Oakland County Sheriff’s Department the break-ins happened around 4 am Saturday morning.  They releasesed the following reports: INCIDENT: […]

Annual Pleasant Ridge Auction and Gala May 19

May 11th 2018

Annual Pleasant Ridge Auction and Gala May 19 Pleasant Ridge, MI -Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 5:30 – 11:00 p.m. at 4 Ridge Rd., Pleasant Ridge This public event is hosted and organized by the Pleasant Ridge Foundation and is the premier revenue generating fundraiser for the entire City of Pleasant Ridge. The theme for […]

Royal Oak Bike Rodeo CANCELLED Due to Weather

May 11th 2018

Royal Oak Bike Rodeo CANCELLED Due to Weather (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – A Bike Rodeo that was planned for Downtown Royal Oak on Friday, May 11 has been cancelled due to weather. The event will be rescheduled sometime in June. To keep up with the latest event postings and […]

Ferndale to Vote Monday on Medical Marijuana Facilities

May 10th 2018

Ferndale to Vote Monday on Medical Marijuana Facilities (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Ferndale City Council is expected to vote Monday evening on whether to allow medical marijuana businesses in the city. Two options are being presented for consideration for the application approval process. According to a Memo by City Planner Justin […]

Springtime: Sink or Swim for Local Journalism

May 10th 2018

Springtime: Sink or Swim for Local Journalism (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2018) Ferndale, MI- Memorial Day kicks off several busy months here in Oakland County. With nearly every city and village bustling with events, lots of great community service happening, the wheels of local government turning, and election season beginning – there is a […]