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Boy Scout’s Project Brings Little Free Library to Holly’s Crapo Park

January 9th 2019

Boy Scout’s Project Brings Little Free Library to Holly’s Crapo Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 9, 2019) Holly, MI –Holly High School senior Ben Clark has made his mark on the community with a  special project that everyone can now use near the pavilion – a little free library! Little free libraries are a simple […]

Police help Rescue Four Roosters in Ferndale

January 8th 2019

Police help Rescue Four Roosters in  Ferndale (Crystal A Proxmire, Jan. 8, 2019) Ferndale, MI – When Darren Carranza Escalera saw a pair of neighbors chasing chickens across Ten Mile Road near Hilton Tuesday afternoon, he knew he had to help.  The trio chased four Barred Rock roosters away from the busy I-696 freeway and […]

Oak Park Celebrates New Lorraine Faber Children’s Play Area at Library

January 8th 2019

Oak Park Celebrates New Lorraine Faber Children’s Play Area at Library (Cheryl Weiss, Jan.8, 2019) Oak Park, MI – The Oak Park Library celebrated the unveiling of the new Lorraine Faber Children’s Play Area on Sunday, January 6, 2019.  Hundreds of community members gathered to honor the memory of Lorraine Faber, explore the many new […]

Fire on Carroll Lake Road in Commerce Township under Investigation

January 7th 2019

Fire on Carroll Lake Road in Commerce Township under Investigation (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 7, 2019) Commerce Township, MI – Deputies and the Commerce Township Fire Department responded to the 5000 block of Carroll Lake Rd at approximately 1:36am on the report of a residential structure fire. The home was abandoned at the time […]

Berkley Gets $180,000 Grant for Splash Pad and More

January 7th 2019

Berkley Gets $180,000 Grant for Splash Pad and More (City of Berkley, Jan. 7, 2019) The City of Berkley is set to receive a federal grant in the amount of $180,000 to develop a splash pad area and other amenities at Oxford/Merchants Park. The department is ready to begin the next phase of this exciting […]

Rush Hour Vehicle Fire at 8 Mile and Woodward

January 7th 2019

Rush Hour Vehicle Fire at 8 Mile and Woodward (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 7, 2019) Ferndale, MI – At the height of rush hour traffic Monday, a vehicle driving on Westbound 8 Mile under the Woodward overpass was disabled due to a fire in the engine compartment.  Ferndale Firefighters quickly extinguished the flames.  Traffic was […]

Governor Whitmer Signs Nondiscrimination Directive, Visits Ferndale for Signing

January 7th 2019

Governor Whitmer Signs Nondiscrimination Directive, Visits Ferndale for Signing   Ferndale, MI – Governor Gretchen Whitmer visited Ferndale Monday morning to sign Directive 2019-9 focused on assuring equal opportunity in state employment, contracting and grant and loan programs, and the provision of state services. The signing took place at Affirmations, an LGBT community center in […]

Bob’s Discount Furniture to Replace Staples Store in Auburn Hills

January 7th 2019

Bob’s Discount Furniture to Replace Staples Store in Auburn Hills (Shawn Keenan, City Planner, City of Auburn Hills, Jan. 7, 2019) Auburn Hills, MI_ A development application has been submitted to the City of Auburn Hills by Bob’s Discount Furniture to demolish the existing Staples store, located at 280 Brown Road, to make room for […]

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress

January 6th 2019

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2019) Ferndale, MI- As the 116th Congress begins the work of representing the nation, Democrats around the county have been holding rallies to show support.  About 100 people gathered at 9 Mile and Woodward in Downtown Ferndale Thursday as part […]

Job Posting: City of Royal Oak Plumbing Inspector

January 6th 2019

Job Posting: City of Royal Oak Plumbing Inspector (Job Posting, Jan. 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Plumbing Inspector City Hall | Royal Oak, MI Community Development Open Until: January 17, 2019 at 04:00 PM EST Rate of Pay: $54,152 – $72,157 Status: Accepting Applications Details: Please submit resume, cover letter and documentation of required license. […]