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2017 Candidate Interview: Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger

October 8th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2017)   Pleasant Ridge, MI – Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger is running unopposed for reelection on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  There is contention in the Commissioner’s race and there is a ballot initiative for police pension funding. Mayor Metzger was […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter

October 8th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2017)   Ferndale, MI – In the City of Ferndale, Mayor Dave Coulter as well as Councilpersons Greg Pawlica and Melanie Piana are unopposed in the Nov. 7 election.  However an election will still take place. Mayor Coulter has been in office since […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Mike Webb for Hazel Park Mayor

October 8th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Mike Webb for Hazel Park Mayor (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2017)   Hazel Park, MI – Hazel Park Councilperson Mike Webb is running unopposed for Mayor on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  There is contention for the City Council seats and an election will still be held. Webb has served on […]

Brazilian Romance Music Fills Royal Oak Library (video)

October 7th 2017

Brazilian Romance Music Fills Royal Oak Library (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 7, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – The sounds of Rio de Janeiro flowed through the auditorium of the Royal Oak Library Saturday as Sheila Landis presented “A Brazilian Love Affair” concert. Joined by Rick Matle on guitar, Kurt Krahnke on bass, and Karen […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Derrick F. Hale for Southfield City Clerk

October 7th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Derrick F. Hale for Southfield City Clerk (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 7, 2017)   Southfield, MI-  Derrick F. Hale is one of three people running for Southfield City Clerk in the Nov. 7, 2017 election.  Also on the ballot are Tarita Darden and Sherikia L. Hawkins. Hale served as State Representative from […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Hazel Park Councilperson Bethany Holland

October 7th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Hazel Park Councilperson Bethany Holland (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 7, 2017)   Hazel Park, MI –  Bethany Holland is running to retain her seat on Hazel Park City Council in the Nov. 7, 2017 election.  Also on the ballot are Amy Aubry, Anja Barmettler, Charles E. Gladue, Andy LeCureaux and Alissa Sullivan.  […]

Movie-Themed Windows Come Alive in Rochester’s Posed Event

October 6th 2017

Movie-Themed Windows Come Alive in Rochester’s Posed Event (Diane Williams Shaw, Oct. 6, 2017) Rochester, MI – Downtown Rochester storefronts came to life Thursday night with displays from favorite movies with live mannequins giving their best poses for the passers-by. “We enjoy the event,” said Diane Williams Shaw who took pictures as she went from […]

Fly High for Ferndale: Video of Fight Song Made w/Students and Staff

October 6th 2017

Fly High for Ferndale: Video of Fight Song Made w/Students and Staff (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Do you know the Ferndale Fight Song? If you don’t, you can learn it now thanks to a video made by Amy Butters and Helen Lambrix featuring dozens of students and administrators of Ferndale […]

Oakland County Celebrates New Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

October 6th 2017

Oakland County Celebrates New Animal Shelter and Adoption Center (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 6, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County’s stray and surrendered pets have a new $15.5 million state-of-the-art facility as they wait to be adopted to their forever families.  The Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center held their grand opening on Wednesday, […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Melanie Macey for Royal Oak City Commission

October 6th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Melanie Macey for Royal Oak City Commission (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 6, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Melanie Macey is one of five candidates running for three seats on the Royal Oak City Commission on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  Also running are Sharlan Douglas, Kim Gibbs, Richard Karlowski, and David Poulton. […]