Southfield

Communities Share Ideas for Surviving Infrastructure Projects

November 17th 2016

Communities Share Ideas for Surviving Infrastructure Projects (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 17, 2016) Waterford, MI – Sometimes communities put a lot of planning into projects – like parking decks and road improvements – but forget that as these projects start, there are needs of the residents and businesses in the area that are impacted by […]

Road Commission Uses Humor to Remind People “Don’t Veer for Deer”

November 15th 2016

Road Commission Uses Humor to Remind People “Don’t Veer for Deer” (Oakland County Road Commission, Nov. 15, 2016) Michigan’s firearm deer season begins on Tuesday, Nov. 15, and the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is using this event to push its “Don’t Veer for Deer” safety message. According to the Michigan Office of Highway […]

Tips for Elevator & Escalator Safety Week

November 14th 2016

Tips for Elevator & Escalator Safety Week (Office of Gov. Rick Snyder, Nov. 14, 2016) Lansing, MI – Gov. Rick Snyder has declared November 13-19 as Elevator Escalator Safety Awareness Week to educate the public to ride safely when using elevators, escalators, and moving walks.  The state of Michigan has nearly 27,000 elevators and escalators. […]

MDHHS Encourages Family Discussion about Health History this Thanksgiving

November 13th 2016

MDHHS Encourages Family Discussion about Health History this Thanksgiving (MDHHS, Nov. 23, 2016) LANSING, MI – In Michigan, approximately one in ten women has a significant family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer. Because of this and other hereditary diseases, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is encouraging potentially lifesaving conversations this […]

Black Santa Claus in Southfield Dec. 10-11

November 13th 2016

Black Santa Claus in Southfield Dec. 10-11 (EVENT page) Southfield, MI – BLAC Detroit and Metro Parent are hosting an opportunity for children to get their picture taken with an African American Santa Claus on Saturday Dec. 10 from 11am-3pm and Sunday, Dec. 11 from noon – 3pm at the Southfield Pavillion, 26000 Evergreen Road. […]

Over 40 Agencies to be Part of Community Resource Day Nov. 16

November 13th 2016

Over 40 Agencies to be Part of Community Resource Day Nov. 16 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – For all those in need of help with housing, employment, food services, and much more, please consider attending the Oakland County Community Resource Day on Wednesday, November 16th from 10am-2pm at Genesis Church at 309 N. Main […]

2016 Election Results & “I Voted” Sticker Selfie Page

November 8th 2016

2016 Election Results and “I Voted” Sticker Selfie Page (ongoing) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 8, 2016) Oakland County, MI – Donald Trump has been elected as President of the United States. In Oakland County, the Regional Transit Authority proposal lost –  getting 292,401 (49.91%) of the votes. 293,510 people (50.09%) voted against the plan. L. […]

“Clean it Up” Guide Shows How to Make Old Social Media Work for You

November 1st 2016

“Clean it Up” Guide Shows How to Make Old Social Media Work for You (Oakland Schools, Nov. 1, 2016) GOING to college? Heave a big sigh of relief. The ACT and SAT are behind you. Common App and college essays should be wrapping up for Early Action. Transcripts have been sent… WOO-HOO your high school […]

2016 Candidate Interview Audra Bartholomew for Birmingham School Board

October 20th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Audra Bartholomew for Birmingham School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2016) West Bloomfield, MI – Audra Bartholomew is one of seven people running for four open seats on the school board for Birmingham Public Schools.  The candidates for this non-partisan position are: Lori Ajlouny, Douglas Arceo, Audra Bartholomew, Corey Jacoby, Brian […]

Habitat for Humanity Needs Volunteers in Southfield Oct. 20-21

October 14th 2016

Habitat for Humanity Needs Volunteers in Southfield Oct. 20-21 (Habitat for Humanity, Oct. 14, 2016) Southfield, MI – Due to unexpected circumstances, Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County is in dire need of 25 volunteers for Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21 in Southfield from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Southfield. Volunteers will […]