Troy

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, […]

Beat Poetry with M.L. Liebler at Troy Library March 7

March 3rd 2015

Beat Poetry with M.L. Liebler at Troy Library March 7 (Troy Public Library Press Release, March 3, 2015) As part of our celebration of the 60th anniversary of the City of Troy, Wayne State University Professor and Detroit poet M.L. Liebler will give a presentation on the writing and culture of the Beat poets of […]

UPDATE: Abducted Boy Found, Girl Still Missing

March 2nd 2015

UPDATE: Abducted Boy Found, Girl Still Missing (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 2, 2015) After an Amber Alert was issued Monday in Indianapolis and was then expanded to Michigan for the two children, 16-year-old Aaron Blackwell has been found, according to the IndyStar. But as of 9:15 pm the 13-year-old girl Emma is still missing. According […]

AMBER ALERT: Two Youth May be Headed to Detroit Area with Armed Men

March 2nd 2015

AMBER ALERT: Two Youth May be Headed to Detroit Area with Armed Men (Michigan State Police, March 2, 2015) An amber alert that started in the State of Indiana has now extended into the State of Michigan and it is believed that the suspect and children may be heading to the Detroit Area. We are […]