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Fire on Carroll Lake Road in Commerce Township under Investigation

January 7th 2019

Fire on Carroll Lake Road in Commerce Township under Investigation (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 7, 2019) Commerce Township, MI – Deputies and the Commerce Township Fire Department responded to the 5000 block of Carroll Lake Rd at approximately 1:36am on the report of a residential structure fire. The home was abandoned at the time […]

Berkley Gets $180,000 Grant for Splash Pad and More

January 7th 2019

Berkley Gets $180,000 Grant for Splash Pad and More (City of Berkley, Jan. 7, 2019) The City of Berkley is set to receive a federal grant in the amount of $180,000 to develop a splash pad area and other amenities at Oxford/Merchants Park. The department is ready to begin the next phase of this exciting […]

Rush Hour Vehicle Fire at 8 Mile and Woodward

January 7th 2019

Rush Hour Vehicle Fire at 8 Mile and Woodward (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 7, 2019) Ferndale, MI – At the height of rush hour traffic Monday, a vehicle driving on Westbound 8 Mile under the Woodward overpass was disabled due to a fire in the engine compartment.  Ferndale Firefighters quickly extinguished the flames.  Traffic was […]

Governor Whitmer Signs Nondiscrimination Directive, Visits Ferndale for Signing

January 7th 2019

Governor Whitmer Signs Nondiscrimination Directive, Visits Ferndale for Signing   Ferndale, MI – Governor Gretchen Whitmer visited Ferndale Monday morning to sign Directive 2019-9 focused on assuring equal opportunity in state employment, contracting and grant and loan programs, and the provision of state services. The signing took place at Affirmations, an LGBT community center in […]

Bob’s Discount Furniture to Replace Staples Store in Auburn Hills

January 7th 2019

Bob’s Discount Furniture to Replace Staples Store in Auburn Hills (Shawn Keenan, City Planner, City of Auburn Hills, Jan. 7, 2019) Auburn Hills, MI_ A development application has been submitted to the City of Auburn Hills by Bob’s Discount Furniture to demolish the existing Staples store, located at 280 Brown Road, to make room for […]

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress

January 6th 2019

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2019) Ferndale, MI- As the 116th Congress begins the work of representing the nation, Democrats around the county have been holding rallies to show support.  About 100 people gathered at 9 Mile and Woodward in Downtown Ferndale Thursday as part […]

Job Posting: City of Royal Oak Plumbing Inspector

January 6th 2019

Job Posting: City of Royal Oak Plumbing Inspector (Job Posting, Jan. 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Plumbing Inspector City Hall | Royal Oak, MI Community Development Open Until: January 17, 2019 at 04:00 PM EST Rate of Pay: $54,152 – $72,157 Status: Accepting Applications Details: Please submit resume, cover letter and documentation of required license. […]

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9

January 6th 2019

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9 Pontiac, MI- The Oakland County Board of Commissioners will hold its first meeting of the 2019-2020 session and will welcome six (6) new members, including Thomas Kuhn, Penny Luebs (pictured, middle), Gwen Markham (pictured, right), William Miller, Kristen Nelson and Angela Powell (pictured, left), as well as 15 […]

One-Eyed Betty’s Craft Beer Trivia Feb. 7

January 6th 2019

One-Eyed Betty’s Craft Beer Trivia Feb. 7 (event page) Ferndale, MI – One-Eyed Betty’s at 175 W. Troy Street in Ferndale is hosting Craft Beer Trivia on Feb. 7 beginning at 8:30pm. Quizzo is bringing us another game of craft beer trivia!!! All questions will be pertaining to craft beer and craft beer accessories. Winning […]

Cougar Hunt at Soho to Benefit Ferndale Pride Feb. 9

January 6th 2019

Cougar Hunt at Soho to Benefit Ferndale Pride Feb. 9 (event page) Ferndale, MI- All you sexy cougars come out for a fun night to crown Ferndale’s Queen Cougar for 2019. Any ladies interested in strutting their stuff for Ferndale Pride, come on out! Winner receives prizes and the distinct honor of dethroning Kristine Vidojevski […]