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June 20 – Sheriff’s Program Collecting Bikes for Kids, Drop off…

June 16th 2020

Since the program’s inception, thousands of bikes have been collected, recycled, and given to people in need.

County Commission to Consider $32 Million Allocation of CARES Funds for Small Business Grants

June 16th 2020

Oakland County Executive David Coulter today said he will seek $32 million to help retail stores, restaurants and personal service businesses such as salons and fitness centers that were impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Supreme Court Rules for LGBT Protections, But Activists Say More Work to Go

June 16th 2020

“It is impossible to discriminate against a person for being homosexual or transgender without discriminating against that individual based on sex,” he wrote.

Arts & Cultural Commission Launches Ferndale Art Census 2020

June 14th 2020

The Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission (FACC) announces the launch of the “Ferndale Art Census 2020” to connect the intersection points of the arts with business, government, and community. 

Downtown Berkley Scavenger Hunt Now Through July 8

June 13th 2020

PLUS, the first 4 people to successfully complete this scavenger hunt will win a $25 gift card to a Downtown Berkley merchant!

Bloomfield Student’s “World without Boundaries” Essay Earns $2,500 Scholarship

June 12th 2020

“The Optimists who have heard them speak have no doubt that these students have a bright future ahead of them.”

Detroit Zoo Has Visits by Appointment

June 12th 2020

Our goal is to provide the great Zoo experience you love, while also creating an environment that is safe — not only for us humans but also for the animals who may be susceptible to contracting this virus.

Hazel Park Schools Need 9,000 Masks, Here’s How to Help

June 11th 2020

Aiming for three masks per student, Kruppe is hoping to secure 9,000 masks to give students so they can protect themselves and others from the deadly coronavirus.

Deadline Approaching for Matching Funds in Downtown Business Crowdfunding Campaigns

June 11th 2020

Deadlines for each community vary. Check out all the campaigns at patronicity.com/MSOC.

Ferndale Restaurant Scene Revs Cautiously Back Up

June 10th 2020

But as the state lifts restrictions, the taste for more than take-out is growing again among customers who want a break from social isolation.