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Patterson’s 40 Under 40 Named, Online Voting Picks Winner

January 20th 2015

Patterson’s 40 Under 40 Named, Online Voting Picks Winner (Oakland County Press Release, Jan. 22, 2015) Starting Tuesday at 9:00 a.m., the public can cast an online vote to choose the winner of the Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 under 40 Class of 2015. Nearly 500 applications and nominations were reviewed by a panel of […]

Michigan Students will get SAT Instead of ACT Starting in 2016

January 18th 2015

Michigan Students will get SAT Instead of ACT Starting in 2016 (Michigan Department of Education Press Release, Jan. 18, 2015) All Michigan high school juniors will begin taking the SAT as the state-administered college assessment exam beginning in 2016 after the College Board won the three-year competitively-bid contract, the Michigan Department of Education and Department […]

Kids Can Meet Sesame St. Characters at Troy Library Jan. 26

January 18th 2015

Kids Can Meet Sesame St. Characters at Troy Library Jan. 26 (TPL Press Release, Jan. 18, 2015) Meet friends from Sesame Street Live! Some friends from Sesame Street Live! will be stopping by the Library on Monday, January 26 at 11am. We’ll have a simple craft and coloring sheets available, and the characters will walk […]

Pug & Terrier Rescues Hosting Valentine-Themed Event Feb. 7

January 17th 2015

Pug Rescue Network & Midwest Boston Terrier Rescue Hosting Valentine-Themed Event Feb. 7 (Pug Rescue Network, Jan. 17, 2015) Pug Rescue Network and Midwest Boston Terrier Valentines event Renaissance Vineyard Church 1841 Pinecrest Drive Ferndale, Michigan 48220 Come and see Pug Rescue Network and our available pugs and Boston Terriers There will be games, raffles […]

True Crime Author Tobin Buhk Comes to Troy Library Feb. 7

January 17th 2015

True Crime Author Tobin Buhk Comes to Troy Library Feb. 7 (TPL Press Release, Jan. 17, 2015) Join Michigan True Crime Author Tobin Buhk as he introduces us to Arthur Warren Waite, the Grand Rapids native who hatched an incredibly complicated plot to acquire the fortune of his in-laws, the affluent Pecks of Grand Rapids. […]

Tweens, Teens & Social Media: Workshop for Parents & Educators Feb. 11

January 17th 2015

Tweens, Teens & Social Media: Workshop for Parents & Educators Feb. 11 (Oakland Schools Press Release, Jan. 17, 2015) “Tweens, Teens & Social Media: What PARENTS and EDUCATORS Need to Know!” is a free presentation that Oakland Schools created in response to growing issues with students using (and misusing) social media platforms. Scaring students off […]

Laugh and Learn: Financial Literacy for Teens at Troy Library Feb. 8

January 17th 2015

Laugh and Learn: Financial Literacy for Teens at Troy Library Feb. 8 (TPL Press Release, Jan. 17, 2015) Your ability to manage your money directly affects your ability to have the life you want. Join us as we laugh and learn with Colin Ryan, motivational speaker, author and comedian. His inspiring and hilarious workshop turns […]

Trends, Friends and Fatal Ends Workshop for Parents, Feb. 11 in Troy

January 15th 2015

Trends, Friends and Fatal Ends Workshop for Parents, Feb. 11 in Troy (TYA press release, Jan. 15, 2015) Wednesday, February 11, 2015 7:00-8:30 p.m. Troy Fire and Police Training Center 4850 John R Road Troy, MI Presented by Dr. Douglas Carpenter, PSYD, LP Insight Counseling Services, Rochester, MI You will learn… How tweens/teens are getting […]

Huntington Woods and Troy Bank Robbery Suspect Apprehended

January 14th 2015

Huntington Woods and Troy Bank Robbery Suspect Apprehended (Troy Police Dept, Jan. 14, 2015) On Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at approximately 12:40 p.m. the Charter One Bank at 125 Stephenson Hwy. was robbed by a white male suspect who fled on foot. The suspect implied having a weapon and was described as being approximately 35-years-old; […]

Daddy Daughter Sock Hop in Troy Feb. 6

January 10th 2015

Daddy Daughter Sock Hop in Troy Feb. 6 (City of Troy, Jan. 4, 2015) Friday, February 6, 2015 from 6p-8p Daddy Daughter Sock Hop The Troy Community Center (3179 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083) Spend a memorable evening with daughter, granddaughter or niece (ages 3 and over) at this Valentines Day theme dance. Includes pizza dinner, […]