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Berkley First Egg Hunt Flows with Family Fun

April 16th 2017

Berkley First Egg Hunt Flows with Family Fun (Cheryl Weiss, April 16, 2017) Berkley, MI – Jaycee Park in Berkley was filled with smiles, laughter, and activity on Saturday morning as dozens of families gathered for the Easter egg hunt put on by Berkley First Methodist Church. The church is new to the community; they […]

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

April 15th 2017

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – April 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 […]

Measles on the Rise, Second 2017 Case in Michigan Reported

April 14th 2017

Measles on the Rise, Second 2017 Case in Michigan Reported (Michigan DHHS, April 14, 2017) LANSING, MI. – The Michigan Department of Health & Human Services today announced a second confirmed case of measles in Michigan.  This case is an adult and the direct result of an exposure to the state’s first case of the […]

Earth Day at Royal Oak Farmers Market April 22

April 14th 2017

Earth Day at Royal Oak Farmers Market April 22 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Drop in the Royal Oak Farmers Market, 316 E 11 Mile Road, on Saturday, April 22 for ‘Earth Day in Royal Oak.’ The family-friendly celebration, sponsored by the Royal Oak Advisory Board, runs from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on […]

YMCA Healthy Kids Day April 22

April 14th 2017

 YMCA Healthy Kids Day April 22 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – South Oakland Family YMCA is hosting Healthy Kids Day April 22, 11-1 which is open to the community.  Focus on healthy lifestyles and programs we offer at the Y, great prizes and games! South Oakland Family YMCA 1016 W. 11 Mile Rd. Royal […]

FernCare Free Health Clinic Open House April 23

April 14th 2017

FernCare Free Health Clinic Open House April 23 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – FernCare Open House! Come See Our New Home We would love to see you! April 23, 2017, Sunday 1 – 4 pm 751 E. Nine Mile Road, Suite 2 Ferndale, MI 48220 We are on the corner of Hilton and E. Nine […]

Holly Council Sets July 1 Deadline for Waterworks Proposals

April 13th 2017

Holly Council Sets July 1 Deadline for Waterworks Proposals (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 13, 2017) Holly, MI –  It’s been over 10 years since former Fire Chief Jack Hollands was seriously injured when he fell through the floor of the Holly Waterworks Building in 2006.  Since that time the building has been boarded up and […]

Healthcare Rally Opposes Michigan’s Move to Block Title X Funding

April 13th 2017

Healthcare Rally Opposes Michigan’s Move to Block Title X Funding (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 13, 2017) Lansing, MI – Supporters of women’s healthcare access gathered in Lansing Sunday for a quickly organized rally to draw attention to the moves by State Republicans to block organizations like Planned Parenthood from receiving Federal Funding. HB 4221, introduced […]

MML#6 – The Future of DDA and TIF Funding

April 13th 2017

MML#6 – The Future of DDA and TIF Funding (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 13, 2017) Lansing, MI – There are 640 TIF Authorities through the state, and sometimes their value gets questioned when budgets get tight.  As the Michigan Legislature discusses potential change to the Downtown Development Authority Act and other Tax Increment Funding (TIF) […]

Reporter Food: Traverse City Chicken & Gorgonzola Pasta from Sweet Lorraine’s in Southfield

April 13th 2017

Reporter Food:  Traverse City Chicken & Gorgonzola Pasta from Sweet Lorraine’s in Southfield (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 13, 2017) Southfield, MI – Yesterday I had the pleasure of trying someplace new and getting to hear lots of delightful scoops from one of my sources.  I’d always heard about Sweet Lorraine’s in Southfield, so I insisted […]