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2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION

October 9th 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION Check back often for updates. To schedule an interview contact editor@oc115.com.

Great Dane Shot Defending Homeowner in Pontiac Break-In

October 9th 2018

    Great Dane Shot Defending Homeowner in Pontiac Break-In (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Oct. 9, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Deputies responded to the 300 block of W. Yale Avenue on the report of a Home Invasion.  Upon their arrival, Deputies made contact with the victim who stated that her home had been entered by three […]

Ferndale Library Great Pumpkin Party Oct. 27

October 8th 2018

Ferndale Library Great Pumpkin Party Oct. 27 FERNDALE, MI —Staff at the Ferndale Library have been notoriously enthusiastic about Halloween, and this year’s annual holiday celebration on Oct. 27 will be no exception. This year’s costume theme will be “Children’s Literature,” with iconic characters like Willy Wonka, Bunnicula, Katniss Everdeen, and more! Ferndale’s three Youth […]

Berkley Library 90th Birthday Celebration Oct. 11

October 8th 2018

Berkley Library 90th Birthday Celebration Oct. 11 Berkley, MI- 2018 is a milestone year for the library! We were established in 1928 so that means it’s time to have a 90th birthday party for the library! We hope you’ll be able to join us on Thursday, October 11 from 7 pm to 9 pm to […]

Jobs Club Presentations on Managing Debt, Public Speaking Oct. 20

October 8th 2018

Jobs Club Presentations on Managing Debt, Public Speaking Oct. 20 Warren, MI- Brenda Oldham, Eddie Rayborn Jr., and Kimberly Knapp are going to be the guest speakers at the October 20th Jobs Club workshop held at Renaissance Unity. Brenda Oldham, Financial Planner at “R.A.M. Insurance,” will do her presentation on IMPROVE YOUR CASH FLOW: DEBT […]

Southfield and Ferndale Declare Monday “Indigenous Peoples Day”

October 8th 2018

Southfield and Ferndale Declare Monday “Indigenous Peoples Day” (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 6, 2018) Southfield, MI- While many governmental offices are closed on Monday in honor of Columbus Day, The Cities of Southfield and Ferndale have taken a different approach to the day. The announcement Southfield’s social media and website says “The City of Southfield […]

Pontiac Woman Accused of Fatally Stabbing Boyfriend

October 8th 2018

Pontiac Woman Accused of Fatally Stabbing Boyfriend (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 8, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Deputies and the Waterford Regional Fire Department responded to the 400 block of W. Fairmount Avenue on the report of an unresponsive male.  Upon their arrival, Deputies located the subject on the front porch of the residence.  Deputies began […]

MML#2 – Pittsburgh, Indianapolis and Copenhagen – Examples of Revitalization Through Localism

October 7th 2018

MML#2 – Pittsburgh, Indianapolis and Copenhagen – Examples of Revitalization Through Localism (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 7, 2018) Grand Rapids, MI- What can communities learn from the revitalization of places like Pittsburg, Indianapolis, and Copenhagen? Bruce Katz, author of The New Localism: How Cities Can Thrive in the Age of Populism was the keynote speaker […]

On the Ballot: Michigan Proposal 1 to Legalize Marijuana

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: Michigan Proposal 1 to Legalize Marijuana State of Michigan Proposal 18 – 1 A proposed initiated law to authorize and legalize possession, use and cultivation of marijuana products by individuals who are at  least 21  years of age and older, and commercial sales of marijuana through state -licensed retailers. This proposal would: […]

On the Ballot: Michigan Proposal 2 to Create Redistricting Commission

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: Michigan Proposal 2 to Create Redistricting Commission Proposal 18 – 2 A proposed constitutional amendment to establish a commission of citizens with exclusive authority to adopt district boundaries for the  Michigan Senate, Michigan House of Representatives and U.S. Congress, every 10 years This proposed constitutional amendment would: –  Create a commission of […]