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Saving the Earth from the Trash Sweater: SOCRRA Event Inspires Families to Recycle

April 20th 2015

Saving the Earth from the Trash Sweater: SOCRRA Event Inspires Families to Recycle (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 20, 2015) Walking through the materials processing facility at SOCRRA, first grader Colin Bibbs was amazed by the mountains of paper, plastic and yard refuse kept outside for composting. With wide eyes he looked over the massive conveyer […]

“Moving On” Routine … Second Place in World Championships (video)

April 18th 2015

“Moving On” Routine Lands Ferndale Independent Percussion Second Place in World Championships (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 18, 2015) With songs like “Into Eternity” from the Thor soundtrack, “Going Home” by Anotnin Dvorak and “Demons” by Imagine Dragon, the Ferndale Independent Percussion team’s passionate routine called “Moving On” helped earn them second place in the […]

Troy Police Open House May 16

April 17th 2015

Troy Police Open House May 16 (compiled, April 17, 2015) Everyone is invited to the Troy Police 2015 Open House on May 16 from 10am – 5 pm. Police Headquarters is at 500 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI 48084 Check out our story from last year’s open house: http://oaklandcounty115.com/2014/05/21/troy-police-connect-with-community-for-open-house-event/. For more event listings go […]

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4

April 8th 2015

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4 (OCRP Press Release, April 8, 2015) The Oakland County Republican Party (OCRP) is proud to announce the keynote speaker for the 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner, Governor Scott Walker. The 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace […]

Princess Sing Alongs at Oakland Mall April 17

April 8th 2015

Princess Sing Alongs at Oakland Mall April 17 (Oakland Mall Press Release, April 8, 2015) Oakland Mall is hosting free sing alongs with Rapunzel, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty on April 17. Shows and meet and greets are at 4, 5, 6 and 7 pm. There will also be free tiaras and coloring pages while supplies […]

Regional Transit Awards to Honor Advocates May 7

April 8th 2015

Regional Transit Awards to Honor Advocates May 7 (TRU Press Release, April 8, 2015) Transportation Riders United announces the nominees of the 2015 Regional Transit Awards! These impressive individuals have shown incredible dedication, creativity, and hard-work in their efforts to improve transit in greater Detroit. For the Forward Motion Award for Most Effective Public Servant, the […]

Beaumont Hosting Baby Fairs… Royal Oak April 18, Troy April 25

April 7th 2015

Beaumont Hosting Baby Fairs for New and Expecting Parents, Royal Oak April 18, Troy April 25 (Beaumont Systems Press Release, April 7, 2015) Join Danialle Karmanos for a Mom-to-Mom chat to share insights for planning a great birth experience and to learn about the new Karmanos Center for Natural Birth Pregnancy and new parenthood are […]

Key to Regional Transit is Eliminating Excuses, RTA CEO Says

April 4th 2015

Key to Regional Transit is Eliminating Excuses, RTA CEO Says (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 4, 2015) “I should take every excuse away from you for why you don’t use the service.” That’s the plan coming from the Regional Transit Authority’s CEO Michael Ford as he and his team explore transit options that will connect communities […]

Truth About Suicide: Risks, Warnings and Prevention April 30 at Troy Library

April 4th 2015

Truth About Suicide: Risks, Warnings and Prevention April 30 at Troy Library (compiled, April 4, 2015) Event Type: Adult Programs Age Group(s): Adults Date: 4/30/2015 Start Time: 6:30 PM End Time: 8:30 PM Description: Over 40,000 suicide deaths are reported in the United States each year. It is the fourth leading cause of death for […]

NCRC#2: “The Final Test of Everything,” HUD Secretary Speaks on…

April 2nd 2015

NCRC#2: “The Final Test of Everything,” HUD Secretary Speaks on Fair Housing Mission (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 2, 2015) This is part of our series of stories from the National Community Reinvestment Coalition Conference in Washington DC from March 25-28, 2015. Learn more at www.ncrc.org. As Julian Castro grows into his role as the […]