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Ferndale Presents Breakfast with Santa Around the World Dec 2

November 24th 2017

Ferndale Presents Breakfast with Santa Around the World Dec 2 Ferndale, MI – Step into Santa’s sleigh and travel to different countries like Germany, Australia, Mexico, and Greece, to learn what Christmas means to them! As you visit each Country, you will create a themed holiday decoration that represents their tradition to fill your goodie […]

As Dickens Festival Approaches, Things to Know about the Author

November 24th 2017

As Dickens Festival Approaches, Things to Know about the Author (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 24, 2017 adapted from orig. article of Nov. 7, 2016) Holly, MI – Did you know that in all his life, Charles Dickens never missed a deadline except once? That he had an unusual fondness for prostitutes? Or that his family […]

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video)

November 23rd 2017

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 23, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall paid the ultimate price Thanksgiving morning when he was killed by a driver running from police in pursuit on M15 in Brandon Township.  The driver hit Deputy Overall as he was laying […]

Driver to Be Charged w/Murder in Thanksgiving Day Death of Deputy Eric Overall

November 23rd 2017

Driver to Be Charged with Murder in Thanksgiving Day Death of Deputy Eric Overall (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 23, 2017) Brandon Township, MI – Deputy Eric Overall, age 50 who was a 22 year veteran of the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, was tragically killed this morning while deploying “Stop Sticks” on M-15 at the […]

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning

November 23rd 2017

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 23, 2017)   Brandon Township, MI – Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard sadly informs the community that one of our Sheriff’s Deputies was tragically killed today at approximately 12:31am during a police pursuit. A police pursuit started in Lapeer County […]

Teen Arrested for Theft at Drive Thru Window in Clarkston (video)

November 23rd 2017

Teen Arrested for Theft at Drive Thru Window in Clarkston (video) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 23, 2017) INCIDENT: 02:13 hrs.Nov. 21, 2017 – Independence Township – Larceny from a Building / Possession of Marijuana – #17-214424 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the McDonalds located in the 5600 block of  Sashabaw Rd on the report that  […]

Ferndale’s New Football Program Scrambles to…

November 22nd 2017

Ferndale’s New Football Program Scrambles to Fund Trip to National Competition (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 22, 2017) Ferndale, MI – When Coach Jim Lewis and his wife Leri started the Ferndale Eagles Youth Athletic Association earlier this year, they had no idea how successful it would be. Their football teams and cheerleading squads serve kids […]

Berkley Seeing Applicants for City Council Vacancy

November 22nd 2017

Berkley Seeing Applicants for City Council Vacancy (City of Berkley, Nov. 22, 2017)   Berkley, MI – On November 7, 2017, Berkley voters elected Daniel Terbrack as their new mayor. When he assumed the duties of his new office, Mayor Terbrack vacated his previous seat as a City Council member, creating a vacancy for his […]

Small Business Saturday Nov 25: Ferndale

November 22nd 2017

Small Business Saturday Nov 25: Ferndale (Ferndale DDA, Nov.22, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The movement to support local communities by shopping local has taken hold across the country, but few places are more committed to this effort than here in Oakland County. On Monday, November 13, 2017, Ferndale City Council proclaimed November 25, 2017 as […]

Small Business Saturday Nov. 25: Holly

November 22nd 2017

Small Business Saturday Nov. 25: Holly Holly, MI – SHOP SMALL  is a an opportunity to drive business to your business.  It kicks off on Saturday, November 25th.  Last year’s Oakland County Small Business Saturday Contest was a great success, with over 220 small businesses registering, and 1000 contest entries. The end result was an […]