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Caring for Someone with Dementia: Classes Start in April

March 17th 2017

Caring for Someone with Dementia: Classes Start in April (EVENT page) Southfield and Bloomfield Township – The Area Agency on Aging 1-B (AAA 1-B) and the Alzheimer’s Association – Greater Michigan Chapter are hosting free training workshops for families caring for someone with a dementia related illness, such as Alzheimer’s disease. The Creating Confident Caregivers® […]

Royal Oak Mayor’s 50 Miles in 50 Days Walking Program Starts April 15

March 17th 2017

Royal Oak Mayor’s 50 Miles in 50 Days Walking Program Starts April 15 (EVENT page) Mayor Michael Fournier and the Royal Oak City Commission are encouraging individuals and families to lead healthier lifestyles with a 50 Miles in 50 Days Walking Challenge that begins on April 15, 2017 in Royal Oak. “One of the things […]

Apartments planned for Main Street and I-696 in Royal Oak

March 16th 2017

Apartments planned for Main Street and I-696 in Royal Oak Royal Oak, MI – The odd-shaped lot at Main Street and I-696 in Royal Oak could soon house a five-story building with apartments, retail and parking, in a development called SoMa.  On Tuesday, the Royal Oak Planning Commission approved a special land use and site […]

Ultimate LGBT Wedding Expo March 26

March 16th 2017

Ultimate LGBT Wedding Expo March 26 (EVENT page) Detroit, MI – Come join us for the Ultimate LGBT Wedding and Anniversary Expo March 26, 2017 at the fabulous MotorCity Casino Hotel. Enjoy a fantastic fashion show, food, live entertainment, prizes and more all in MotorCity’s state-of-the-art ballroom and Sound Board Theater. Tickets just $10. Click […]

Oxford Chamber Challenge 5k/10k May 21

March 16th 2017

Oxford Chamber Challenge 5k/10k May 21 (EVENT page) Oxford, MI – Join the Oxford Chamber Challenge 5k and 10k on May 21. This family-friendly 5K run/walk and 10K run starts at Powell Lake Park, winds down the Polly Ann Trail and concludes back at Powell Lake Park. There will be food, refreshments, music and more! […]

Cocktails and Coloring at Amici’s in Berkley March 27

March 16th 2017

Cocktails and Coloring at Amici’s in Berkley March 27 (EVENT page) Berkley, MI -Monday, March 27 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Ages 21+ are welcome to join us for cocktails and coloring at Amici’s Pizza in downtown Berkley. We will have coloring pages, colored pencils, and markers available. Feel free to bring your own. […]

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

March 15th 2017

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

Ferndale Celebrates Health and Wellness Businesses

March 15th 2017

Ferndale Celebrates Health and Wellness Businesses (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2017) Ferndale, MI – “I love having a space to do what I love to do.  It doesn’t seem like work, ever,” said Heather Cutlip of Little Lotus Salon in Downtown Ferndale.  “I love that it’s a space where people can get the tools […]

Jocelyn Benson to Speak at Matrix Awards May 18

March 15th 2017

Jocelyn Benson to Speak at Matrix Awards May 18 (EVENT page) Southfield, MI. — Accomplished authors, investigative journalism, and integrity in medical reporting will be recognized by the Detroit Chapter of The Association for Women in Communications at the 2017 Matrix Awards, honoring achievement in communications. The annual awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, […]

Community Strengthens Bonds in Honor of Dominic Geskey

March 15th 2017

Community Strengthens Bonds in Honor of Dominic Geskey By Alissa Malerman   HUNTINGTON WOODS –  Friends, family and classmates are planning a slew of remembrances in honor of Dominic Geskey, a constant smiling face and beloved community member, after he died unexpectedly at home March 13. Dominic Geskey, 15, of Huntington Woods, was born July […]