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Two Bailiffs and Shooter Reported Dead at Berrien County Courthouse

July 11th 2016

Two Bailiffs and Shooter Reported Dead at Berrien County Courthouse (Compiled, July 11, 2016) St. Joseph, MI – Two bailiffs and a suspect are dead following a shooting at the Barrien County Courthouse.  According to WZZM 13 and various other outlets, the shooting took place at around 2:30pm. Watch for ongoing coverage at WZZM:  http://www.wzzm13.com/news/crime/shots-fired-at-berrien-county-courthouse/269776304 […]

Eat to the Beat Concert Series in Southfield 7/14, 8/11 and 9/8

July 10th 2016

Eat to the Beat Concert Series in Southfield 7/14, 8/11 and 9/8 (Event) (SOUTHFIELD, Mich.)  – The city of Southfield, in partnership with the City Centre Advisory Board, has expanded the Eat to the Beat lunchtime food truck & concert series to include Eat to the Beat After Hours on Thursday, July 14 from 12 […]

Hazel Park Growers and Makers Market, Sundays Through Sept 4

July 10th 2016

Hazel Park Growers and Makers Market, Sundays Through Sept 4 (Leigh McLaughlin, July 10, 2016) Hazel Park, MI –  About a year ago Hazel Park resident Jennifer Jackson got a bunch of folks together who wanted to build a Farmers Market for Hazel Park. Working with city manager Ed Klobucher and assistant city manager Jeffrey […]

Police Looking for Possible Witness in Sexual Assault Investigation in Holly Twp

July 9th 2016

Police Looking for Possible Witness in Sexual Assault Investigation in Holly Twp (Michigan State Police, July 9, 2016) Holly Township, MI – On June 26, 2016 at approximately 3 30 AM troopers were dispatched to the area of Milford Road and East Rose Center Road in Holly Township to attempt to locate a female that […]

Oak Park Schools Sinking Fund on Aug 2 Ballot, Info Mtg. July 11

July 9th 2016

Oak Park Schools Sinking Fund on Aug 2 Ballot, Info Mtg. July 11 (Oak Park Schools, July 9, 2016) Oak Park – Oak Park Schools current Sinking Fund will expire December 2016, and will appear on the ballot, Tuesday, August 2, 2016 for renewal. A sinking fund is a voter approved tax millage on all […]

Ferndale Library Hosts Workshop on Raising a Financially Literate Child July 27

July 9th 2016

Ferndale Library Hosts Workshop on Raising a Financially Literate Child July 27 FERNDALE, MI – Ferndale Area District Library is hosting a special workshop on Jul. 27 designed to teach parents how to raise a financially literate child. There’s an endless amount of lessons new parents teach their children, but sometimes the minutiae of how […]

Fernando Gonzales’ Killer Sentenced for Second Degree Murder, Arson and Auto Theft

July 9th 2016

Fernando Gonzales’ Killer Sentenced for Second Degree Murder, Arson and Auto Theft (C. Proxmire, July 9, 2016)  Madison Heights, MI – 19-year-old Christopher King was recently sentenced to 30-60 years in prison for the strangulation death, arson and theft of vehicle in the Oct. 31, 2015 murder of 59-year-old Ferndano Gonzales, according to The Oakland […]

Man Shoots Self at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills

July 9th 2016

Man Shoots Self at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills (Farmington Hills Police, July 9, 2016) Farmington Hills, MI – At approximately 11 a.m. July 8, Farmington Hills Police Officers responded to a report of a despondent man in a vehicle at Heritage Park.   As a precautionary measure, all campers and visitors at Heritage Park […]

Governor Vetoes Bill Eliminating Local Cost Sharing with MDOT

July 9th 2016

Governor Vetoes Bill Eliminating Local Cost Sharing with MDOT (John LaMacchia, Assistant Director of State Affairs, Michigan Municipal League, July 9, 2016) Lansing, MI  – On Friday morning the Governor vetoed SB 557. This bill would have eliminated the local cost sharing provision for cities over 25,000 on MDOT projects. The League and the bills […]

Southern Soiree in the Garden of Good & Evil, Ferndale Library July 30

July 9th 2016

Southern Soiree in the Garden of Good & Evil, Ferndale Library July 30 (Event) Ferndale, MI -Join the Friends of the Ferndale Library Saturday, July 30 from 7-10 pm for a whimsical Southern Soiree in the Garden of Good & Evil. The library invites current and future “Friends” to mingle and dance under the stars […]