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Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob

April 20th 2018

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, April 20, 2018) Independence Township, MI – INCIDENT:  21:23 hrs. – Independence Township – Suicidal Subject / Involuntary Committal – #18-71914 SUMMARY:  The Sheriff’s Operations Center received a 9-1-1 call from a subject who stated that he was suicidal and that […]

Student Sends Threats to Shoot up Arts and Technology Academy

April 20th 2018

Student Sends Threats to Shoot up Arts and Technology Academy (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 20, 2018) Pontiac, MI -INCIDENT:  11:59 hrs. April 18, 2018  – City of Pontiac – School Incident / Threats – #18-71551 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the Arts & Technology Academy which is a charter school, located in the 800 block […]

Semi Crashes into Dental Office in Clarkston

April 20th 2018

  Semi Crashes into Dental Office in Clarkston (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 20, 2018) Here are the details we have so far regarding the crash in Independence: The Tractor Trailer (dual-tandem) Gravel Hauler was N/B on M-15. Prior to the crash, the Sheriff’s 911 Operations Center received a BOL call for a semi traveling […]

Northville Girls’ Night Out – Sweets & Treats April 27

April 20th 2018

  Northville Girls’ Night Out – Sweets & Treats April 27 Northville, MI -Gather your girlfriends and join in the fun for a night of new merchandise, special offers, giveaways and fun in Downtown Northville. Businesses are staying open late and preparing a special event for Girls’ Night Out April 27, 5-9pm. This popular event […]

Ridge Resale Shop Fundraiser for FHS Music and Arts Programs April 21

April 20th 2018

  Ridge Resale Shop Fundraiser for FHS Music and Arts Programs April 21 Pleasant Ridge, MI -Saturday April 21  from 9am – 1pm 4 blocks south of 696, 2 blocks east of Woodward  [Parking lot at 92 Amherst for GPS] 50% of Saturday’s sale proceeds will go to the activities of the Ferndale High School […]

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27

April 20th 2018

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27 Crews will begin implementing westbound I-696 closures at 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, starting with closing the eastbound and westbound I-94 ramps to westbound I-696 The closure of all access points/ramps is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Saturday, April 28. PROJECT END DATE: November 2018 […]

MML#5: Keeping Harmony between Local Officials and City Managers

April 19th 2018

    MML#5:  Keeping Harmony between Local Officials and City Managers (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2018) Lansing, MI – Many people have the idea that the Mayor is the boss of a city.  But in reality, most cities, villages, and townships have a manager or administrator that oversees the services and implements the policies […]

Creativity Connects Veterans and Community at Holly Art Show

April 18th 2018

Creativity Connects Veterans and Community at Holly Art Show (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 18, 2018) Holly, MI – When people think of veterans, many words and images come to mind, but artistic is not usually one of the first.  But the volunteers at the Holly Area Veterans Resource Center know better. “Veterans are here, and […]

Skunk Confirmed to Have Rabies, Know the Signs to Stay Safe

April 18th 2018

Skunk Confirmed to Have Rabies, Know the Signs to Stay Safe (Oakland County Health Division, April 18, 2018) Rochester Hills, MI – Oakland County Health Division reports a confirmed case of rabies in a skunk removed from Rochester Hills. The Health Division strongly urges residents to reduce rabies exposure by staying away from wild animals […]

Royal Oak Rotarians Volunteer Every Week Packing Meals for Students

April 18th 2018

Royal Oak Rotarians Volunteer Every Week Packing Meals for Students (Jeanne Towar, April 18, 2018) As a Royal Oak Rotarian, Frederick Kaiser knows the importance of Blessings in a Backpack to the children who participate in the program. Every week, Rotarians, along with other community volunteers, pack enough food to provide 175 Royal Oak Schools […]