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Shamrock Shakes and Potato Pancakes for Teens at Berkley Library March 19

March 15th 2019

Shamrock Shakes and Potato Pancakes for Teens at Berkley Library March 19 Tuesday, March 19 at 6:00 p.m. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by learning how to make everyone’s favorite green milkshake and potato pancakes. Come hungry! Register by calling (248) 658-3440 or at http://berkleylib.evanced.info/signup/calendar   The Berkley Public Library is located at 3155 Coolidge Highway in […]

Lyft Offering Discounts on St. Patrick’s Day Rides, Ferndale to Have Lyft Credits

March 14th 2019

Lyft Offering Discounts on St. Patrick’s Day Rides, Ferndale to Have Lyft Credits (Lyft, March 14, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Nothing symbolizes St. Patrick’s Day more than a kilt, green beer and a Lyft Driver getting you home after a day of celebrating with friends. To help kick off this year’s festivities, Lyft, whose mission […]

Lathrup Village Considering 18 Month Ban on Marijuana Businesses

March 14th 2019

Lathrup Village Considering 18 Month Ban on Marijuana Businesses (City of Lathrup Village, March 14, 2019) Lathrup Village, MI- The Lathrup Village City Council is scheduled to consider an Ordinance at the March 18th Council Meeting to Prohibit Marijuana establishments. The Ordinance has a sunset provision to expire in 18 months, unless re-authorized. This will […]

Dave Garcia to Return as Affirmation’s Director

March 13th 2019

Dave Garcia to Return as Affirmation’s Director (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Former Affirmations Executive Director Dave Garcia is returning after five years of working for Los Angeles LGBT Center in California.  Garcia left affirmations early in 2014 to take the lead of the Los Angeles LGBT Center, which has six […]

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club!

March 13th 2019

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club! The new Readers Club Program makes it fun to be part of Oakland County Times, while also keeping this community resource going and growing! Grassroots Level $5+/month  Entry in monthly contest Flower Power Level $15+/month Entry in monthly contest, your name on a “flower” that appears sporadically […]

Deadline is April 1 for Brooksie Way Mini Grant Applications

March 13th 2019

Deadline is April 1 for Brooksie Way Mini Grant Applications (Brooksie Way, March 13, 2019) ROCHESTER, MI. – Not-for-profit organizations and community groups whose programming is designed to promote active lifestyles for Oakland County residents have until April 1 to apply for a Brooksie Way Minigrant. The program has helped support more than 150 projects […]

Measles in Oakland County, Possible Exposure in Southfield and Oak Park

March 13th 2019

Measles in Oakland County, Possible Exposure in Southfield and Oak Park PONTIAC, MI – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division have confirmed a case of travel-related measles visiting from Israel following a stay in New York. Individuals may have been exposed to measles at the following locations: ~Lincoln […]

Reporter Food: Capt’n Crunch Chicken n’ Waffles at Bobcat Bonnie’s

March 12th 2019

Reporter Food: Capt’n Crunch Chicken n’ Waffles at Bobcat Bonnie’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Brunch is a big deal in Downtown Ferndale, and Bobcat Bonnie’s is among the popular destinations. A friend and I went a few weeks ago and were very happy with our breakfasts – and the build-your-own mimosa […]

Ferndale Schools Orchestra to Play Commissioned Original Piece at May 21 Concert

March 12th 2019

Ferndale Schools Orchestra to Play Commissioned Original Piece at May 21 Concert (Lara Mossa, March 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI  – When the Ferndale Public Schools Orchestra students take the stage May 21st, they will play a piece that no one has ever heard before. For the first time, the orchestra has commissioned a composer to […]

Meetings to Discuss Potential Baker College Project in Ferndale March 21 and April 3

March 11th 2019

Meetings to Discuss Potential Baker College Project in Ferndale March 21 and April 3 Ferndale, MI- As The City of Ferndale and Baker College are in the negotiating process for Baker College potentially building a campus in Downtown Ferndale, there are two public meetings to be aware of: Thursday, March 21, 2019, Community Meeting & […]