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Pig and Whiskey Packs Downtown Ferndale

July 15th 2017

Pig and Whiskey Packs Downtown Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – While the annual Pig and Whiskey festival is a day of fun, food and booze for thousands of visitors to Downtown Ferndale, it was an extra special day for some. Chardae Whitson of Rochester was surprised Saturday with a bachelorette […]

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – July 15th Edition

July 15th 2017

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – July 15th Edition Welcome to this edition’s Job Listing. This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works. There are several Michigan Works Office through Oakland County that provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out the Ferndale Michigan Works […]

Oakland Press Building to be Sold, Office Moving Reports Crain’s

July 14th 2017

Oakland Press Building to be Sold, Office Moving Reports Crain’s (Compiled, July 14, 2017) Pontiac, MI – The Oakland Press will be moving out of their Pontiac location and the building will be sold according to a report in Crain’s Detroit Business. According to the article, the asking price for the paper’s two buildings is […]

Meet & Greet w/ Ferndale Library’s New Director Jenny Marr July 29

July 13th 2017

Meet & Greet w/ Ferndale Library’s New Director Jenny Marr (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI —  Ferndale gets the chance to meet the new director of their library on Sat., Jul. 29. This meet & greet with Director Jenny Marr is hosted by the Friends of the Ferndale Library. Attendees are welcome to mingle, ask Ms. […]

Bryan’s Hope in Waterford Earns Outstanding Volunteer Org. Award

July 13th 2017

Bryan’s Hope in Waterford Earns Outstanding Volunteer Org. Award (Michigan Community Service Coalition, July 13, 2017) Waterford, MI – Among the 49 winners of 2017 Governor’s Service Awards were six people or groups from Oakland County, including Bryan’s Hope. The winners are individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations that were selected for their commitment to volunteerism, […]

Paula C. Dirkes of Berkley Earns Mentor of the Year Award

July 13th 2017

Paula C. Dirkes of Berkley Earns Mentor of the Year Award (Michigan Community Service Coalition, July 13, 2017) Berkley, MI – Among the 49 winners of 2017 Governor’s Service Awards were six people or groups from Oakland County, including Paula C. Dirkes of Berkley. The winners are individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations that were selected […]

Team GM Cares Earns Mentor of the Year Award

July 13th 2017

Team GM Cares Earns Mentor of the Year Award (Michigan Community Service Coalition, July 13, 2017) Rochester Hills and Southfield, MI – Among the 49 winners of 2017 Governor’s Service Awards were six people or groups from Oakland County, including the three members of Team GM: Dawin Wright of Rochester Hills, Marilyn Gripper of Southfield […]

Troy Athens HS Earns Education Service Leader Award

July 13th 2017

Troy Athens HS Earns Education Service Leader Award (Michigan Community Service Coalition, July 13, 2017) Troy, MI – Among the 49 winners of 2017 Governor’s Service Awards were six people or groups from Oakland County, including Troy Athens High School. The winners are individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations that were selected for their commitment to […]

Treger Strasberg of Birmingham Earns Volunteer of the Year Award

July 13th 2017

Treger Strasberg of Birmingham Earns Volunteer of the Year Award (Michigan Community Service Coalition, July 13, 2017) Berkley, MI – Among the 49 winners of 2017 Governor’s Service Awards were six people or groups from Oakland County, including Treger Strasberg of Birmingham. The winners are individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations that were selected for their […]

Rath Yatra Festival of Chariots July 23 in Novi

July 13th 2017

Rath Yatra Festival of Chariots July 23 in Novi (EVENT page) Novi, MI – Join us celebrate 50 years of Rath Yatra Festivals in the USA! The 32nd annual Michigan Festival of Chariots will take place on Sunday, July 23rd at Novi Civic Center starting at 11am. Join us for a fantastic parade, free food, […]