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Boil Water Advisory in Several Oakland County Communities

October 23rd 2017

Boil Water Advisory in Several Oakland County Communities Commerce Township, Farmington Hills, Novi, Oakland Township, Rochester Hills, Walled Lake, West Bloomfield and Wixom, MI – Effective immediately,  the Great Lakes Water Authority is issuing a  MANDATORY Boil Water Advisory for the communities of Commerce Township,  Farmington Hills, Novi (the area bounded by 14 Mile on […]

Melania Trump & Betsy DeVos Encourage Lunchtime Inclusion…

October 23rd 2017

Melania Trump & Betsy DeVos Encourage Lunchtime Inclusion at Orchard Lake Middle School (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 23, 2017) West Bloomfield, MI – “Being at lunch was the coolest experience ever!” said Bryce Hairston, an eighth grade student at Orchard Lake Middle School in West Bloomfield, where First Lady Melania Trump and U.S. Education Secretary Betsy […]

Karen Twomey Resigns from Ferndale School Board

October 23rd 2017

Karen Twomey Resigns from Ferndale School Board (Ferndale Schools, Oct. 23, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Schools Board of Education Secretary Ms. Karen Twomey has announced she will resign from her position on the Board effective November 21st, 2017. In her letter of resignation Ms. Twomey stated: “I joined the Board in 2008 in order to […]

Key to Success in Rain Garden & Native Landscape Design for Cities

October 23rd 2017

The Key to Success in Rain Garden and Native Landscape Design for Cities (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 23, 2017) Southfield, MI – Many communities are embracing the idea of using natural, native landscaping as a way to both beautiful their public spaces and to help reduce storm water related issues such as flooding. But what […]

After Empty the Shelter Event, Here are Pets that Still Need Homes

October 22nd 2017

After Clear Shelter Event, Here are Pets that Still Need Homes (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 22, 2o17) Pontiac, MI – With a brand new shelter and animal adoption facility, the cats and dogs that wind up in the care of Oakland County have more space, more privacy and brighter conditions than their previous location in […]

$25,000 Super PAC Spending in Royal Oak Race Includes Disgruntled Developer

October 21st 2017

$25,000 Super PAC Spending in Royal Oak Race Includes Disgruntled Developer (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Voters in Royal Oak may have noticed an increase in campaign literature and robo calls this election season thanks to a Super PAC funded in part by a developer who is currently suing the […]

Holly Arts & Crafts Show Nov. 4

October 21st 2017

Holly Arts & Crafts Show Nov. 4 The Holly Holiday Art & Craft Show celebrates its 40th anniversary this year and once again heralds the beginning of the holiday shopping season in northwest Oakland County. The event is Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9-4 p.m., at Holly High School, 6161 East Holly Road, in Holly. Admission […]

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Candidate Forum Oct. 29

October 21st 2017

Citizens For a Fair Ferndale Candidate Forum Oct. 29 On Sunday, October 29, 2017, Citizens for a Fair Ferndale (CFF) will hold a Candidate Forum at the Ferndale Area District Library (222 E. 9 Mile Rd.) from 1:00-2:30 p.m. CFF has invited all declared candidates. The public and the media are encouraged to attend.  This […]

Holly Man’s Award Winning Pumpkin Tops Over 2,000 lbs

October 19th 2017

Holly Man’s Award Winning Pumpkin Tops Over 2,000 lbs (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 19, 2017) Holly, MI – The look of wonder in people’s eyes as they pass by his giant pumpkin is enough to fuel the passion in Mark Clementz’s heart for growing the biggest and the best. The Holly man has spent years […]

Former Oak Park Mayor Running as Write-In

October 19th 2017

Former Oak Park Mayor Running as Write-In (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 19, 2017) Oak Park, MI – Former Oak Park Mayor Jerry Naftaly has been added as an official write-in candidate for the Nov. 7, 2017 Mayor’s race in Oak Park.  He is challenging Mayor Marian McClellan who successfully ran against him in 2011 and […]