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Superhero 5k at Kensington Metropark April 29

March 8th 2017

Superhero 5k at Kensington Metropark April 29 (EVENT page) Milford, MI – Join us for an exciting Superhero filled 5K race at the beautiful Kensington Metro Park to help support individuals in your community. This event helps raise funds to support Excel’s programs that provide education, transition support, training, assessment, job coaching, and job search […]

Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce Seeking New Director

March 7th 2017

Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce Seeking New Director (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 7, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for a new Executive Director.  Kimi Arnold Hart put in her resignation letter but will staying with the organization through the search process and transition period, according the […]

Oakland County 115 News Evolving into Oakland County Times

February 26th 2017

Oakland County 115 News Evolving into Oakland County Times (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 26, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The Oakland County 115 News (oc115) is transitioning into Oakland County Times. In 2009 the oc115 started as Ferndale 115 with one reporter, one city, and a dream to improve the state of community journalism. That dream […]

State Agency Apologizes, Sets Up Hotline for those Accused of Unemployment Fraud

January 30th 2017

State Agency Apologizes, Sets Up Hotline for those Accused of Unemployment Fraud (Unemployment Insurance Agency, Jan. 30, 2017) LANSING, MI – People accused of unemployment fraud between 2013 and 2015 and have questions about their cases can now call a new hotline created by the Talent Investment Agency, Director Wanda M. Stokes announced today. The […]

Oakland County Executive’s 40 Under 40 Announced

January 27th 2017

Oakland County Executive’s 40 Under 40 Announced (Oakland County Executive, Jan 27, 2017) Waterford, Michigan — Beginning Monday at 9 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 2017. Nearly 400 applications and nominations were reviewed by a panel of […]

15 Goals from Ferndale’s New Master Plan

January 20th 2017

15 Goals from Ferndale’s New Master Plan (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 20, 2017) Ferndale, MI –  What does the future hold for the City of Ferndale?  On Wednesday the Planning Commission approved a Master Plan that sets over 180 goals for the next five years, covering everything from land use, recreation, city services and economic […]

Ferndale High Principal Roger Smith Ready for Retirement

January 12th 2017

Ferndale High Principal Roger Smith Ready for Retirement (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 12, 2017) Ferndale, MI – “It doesn’t matter how much you know, until they know you care.” That philosophy helped guide Ferndale High School Principal Roger Smith through 37 years of education, first as a music teacher, then as an administrator.  And as […]

Oakland County Threatens to Pull Funding from Area Agency on Aging after Commissioners Denied Access to Meeting

January 12th 2017

Oakland County Threatens to Pull Funding from Area Agency on Aging after Commissioners Denied Access to Meeting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 12, 2017) Pontiac, MI – When the Area Agency on Aging 1-B held a closed session meeting on Jan. 3, they did so without allowing Commissioners  from the six counties they cover to attend. […]

Marie Donigan Appointed to Royal Oak City Commission

December 20th 2016

Marie Donigan Appointed to Royal Oak City Commission (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 20, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Marie Donigan is back. As the Royal Oak City Commission played a bit of musical chairs to account for Jim Ellison’s resignation as Mayor to serve as State Representative, Michael Fournier has moved up to the Mayoral […]

Candlelight Vigil for those Touched by Addiction Dec. 27 in Walled Lake

December 5th 2016

Candlelight Vigil for those Touched by Addiction Dec. 27 in Walled Lake (EVENT page) What an honor it has been to serve our community throughout 2016.  To date, we hosted 11 monthly public forums in an effort to educate our community and connect individuals to resources.  There is no greater reward than seeing families healed […]