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Celebrate Earth Day at the SOCRRA Open House April 19

March 12th 2015

Celebrate Earth Day at the SOCRRA Open House April 19 (press release, March 12, 2015) Celebrate Earth Day at the SOCRRA Open House. Activities will include tours of the recycling facility, a simulated sorting line for adults and one for kids (focusing on lunch box recycling). Make a colorful solar system with Arts & Scraps […]

Troy Youth Assistance Seeks Volunteers

March 11th 2015

Troy Youth Assistance Seeks Volunteers (Troy Youth Assistance, March 11, 2015) Do you care about kids? Are you looking for a meaningful way to support families and their children in Troy? Could you give just a few hours per month to bring your care and concern to them in a very practical way? Troy Youth […]

Ready to Run: Nonpartisan Conference Helps Women Get Involved in Politics April 18

March 8th 2015

Ready to Run: Nonpartisan Conference Helps Women Get Involved in Politics April 18 (compiled, March 8, 2015) Is your network full of untapped political leadership potential?  Do you know women who should consider running for elected office?  Are there women in your circles who wish to lead a more political life?  Invite them attend Ready […]

Woman Fatally Shot in Parking Lot of Troy Business

March 7th 2015

Woman Fatally Shot in Parking Lot of Troy Business (C. Proxmire, March 7, 2015) Troy police are investigating a homicide that occurred in the parking lot of a business on Industrial Row in Troy.  A WXYZ report states that at around 6pm Troy Police responded to a call about gunshots fired.  The victim, a 22-year-old […]

Donation from Royal Oak Bowl-A-Thon Helps Children’s Leukemia Foundation

March 7th 2015

Donation from Royal Oak Bowl-A-Thon Helps Children’s Leukemia Foundation (CLF Press Release, March 7, 2015) Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan (CLF), is thrilled to announce its plan for a recent donation from the Medical Skills and Co-Op classes of Royal Oak High School. As a result of the classes’ Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser, which raised $2,583, CLF […]

Haven Establishes Foundation To Fund Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, & Treatment Programs

March 7th 2015

Haven Establishes Foundation To Fund Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, & Treatment Programs (HAVEN Press Release, March 7, 2015) HAVEN, Oakland County’s center for the treatment and prevention of domestic violence and sexual assault, now in its 40th year of supporting and empowering survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, has established an IRS-approved […]

Event Gives Those with Developmental Disabilities a Chance to Sell Wares March 13

March 7th 2015

Event Gives Those with Developmental Disabilities a Chance to Sell Wares March 13 (OCCMHA Press Release, March 7, 2015) In honor of March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, Community Living Services (CLS), Macomb Oakland Regional Center (MORC), and Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority (OCCMHA) are hosting the Fourth Annual Champions for Achievement Celebration, applauding […]

Help Send a Reporter to Washington DC for Housing Conference

March 6th 2015

Help Send a Reporter to Washington DC for Housing Conference (Editorial, Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2015) Hi there. I’m Crystal Proxmire, publisher of the local online news site Oakland County 115 News Hub ( www.oc115.com), and I’ve got a fundraiser going on at www.gofundme.com/oc115.com. I have been the only reporter digging into ethical and legal […]

Michigan Roundtable Seeking Youth-Led Programs to Present at April 18 Exhibition

March 4th 2015

Michigan Roundtable Seeking Youth-Led Programs to Present at April 18 Exhibition (Steve Spreitzer, President & CEO Michigan Roundtable for Diversity & Inclusion) On April 18th, 2015 the Michigan Roundtable will be hosting the 62nd Annual Youth Justice & Leadership Exhibition (#2015YJLE), an event designed to showcase the work of Youth-Led programming in Metro Detroit (and […]

Getting the Garden Ready for Spring Presentation in Troy March 24

March 4th 2015

Getting the Garden Ready for Spring Presentation in Troy March 24 (Troy Public Library Press Release, March 4, 2015) Are you interested in getting your garden ready for spring? Janet Macunovich will cover the following topics in her presentation: pruning in late winter/early spring, cutting back, raking and fertilizing gardens, edging, weeding, trouble-shooting, dividing perennials, […]