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Driver with Needle in Arm Passes Out, Crashes into Mailbox

January 20th 2019

Driver with Needle in Arm Passes Out, Crashes into Mailbox (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 20, 2019) Pontiac, MI-Deputies responded to a single-vehicle automobile accident in the 1000 block of Cesar E. Chavez Street at about 2am on Jan. 18.  The 9-1-1 caller indicated that the driver, who was still on the scene, had struck […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

January 19th 2019

  Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Jan. 19, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, […]

Resources for Those in Need 2019

January 19th 2019

Resources for Those in Need 2019 Oakland County, MI – Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more. This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email editor@oc115.com. Shelter Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church 21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757. […]

Dallas Lesperance Named Holly Varsity Football Coach

January 19th 2019

Dallas Lesperance Named Holly Varsity Football Coach HOLLY, MI — Following an extensive search and selection process, Holly Area Schools has chosen Dallas Lesperance as head varsity football coach to lead the team into the 2019 season and beyond. Lesperance, currently Holly High School’s Athletic Activities Coordinator, was previously an assistant coach for the Broncho […]

Lt. Governor Addresses Groves Students at MLK Assembly

January 19th 2019

Lt. Governor Addresses Groves Students at MLK Assembly (Birmingham Schools, Jan. 19, 2019) Wylie E. Groves High School is proud to have welcomed Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist II on Jan. 16, 2019 as he addressed the student body as keynote speaker at the school’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. assembly. The Lieutenant Governor spoke […]

Creating Homes for Outdoor Cats

January 19th 2019

Creating Homes for Outdoor Cats (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 19, 2019, adapted from orig. Oct. 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – It costs about $20 and an hour of being crafty to help save the lives of feral and community cats, and Kimberly Wallace of the Ferndale Cat Shelter is helping people learn how. Though most […]

St. Joseph Mercy Hosting Hiring Fair in Pontiac Jan. 23

January 19th 2019

St. Joseph Mercy Hosting Hiring Fair in Pontiac Jan. 23 PONTIAC, MI — On Wednesday, January 23 from 3 to 7 p.m., St. Joseph Mercy Oakland will host a hiring fair for patient care service professionals.  The hospital is offering full-time, part-time and contingent career opportunities for the following roles: ~Certified Medical Assistants (current certification […]

Detroit Zoological Society’s Annual Wildlife Conservation Gala March 16

January 18th 2019

Detroit Zoological Society’s Annual Wildlife Conservation Gala March 16 Royal Oak, MI- The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) will host its third annual Wildlife Conservation Gala, presented by Ford Motor Company, on Saturday, March 16, 2019, 6-9:30 p.m. Held at the Detroit Zoo’s iconic Wildlife Interpretive Gallery, the event will include hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, a sit-down […]

The Faygo Book Author to Speak in Pleasant Ridge Jan. 24

January 18th 2019

The Faygo Book Author to Speak in Pleasant Ridge Jan. 24 (Kurt Metzger, Jan. 18, 2019) Pleasant Ridge, MI- Many of us grew up touting our local soda/soft drink brands as the BEST! I grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio where the Barq’s brand was king. Red Creme Soda was my go-to beverage of choice, followed […]

Recycling 101 Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 31

January 18th 2019

Recycling 101 Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 31 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Recycling 101 on Thursday, January 31 at 6:30 p.m. Join us for an interactive, informative, and fun presentation as we learn more about recycling facts versus recycling myths, how to recycle more and recycle right, what happens to recyclables […]