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SMART is Hiring! Job Fair Sept 24 in Troy

September 22nd 2018

SMART is Hiring! Job Fair Sept 24 in Troy (Job Listing, Sept. 22, 2018) Troy, MI – SMART is looking to hire 50 drivers and 15 mechanics. For those who are interested, they are encouraged to attend the SMART Job Fair on Monday, September 24 at Automation Alley.  SMART is a great place to work […]

Move Over Law & Proposed Electronic Device Law Aim to Reduce Deaths

February 5th 2018

Move Over Law & Proposed Electronic Device Law Aim to Reduce Deaths (Drew Saunders, Feb. 5, 2018) Oakland County, MI  – Cops, firefighters, ambulance drivers and tow truck operators run the risk of being run over every time they get out to help someone in trouble on the side of the road. Oakland County Sheriff […]

Police Chief Says Drop the “A” Word, Crashes are Preventable

June 1st 2016

Police Chief Says Drop the “A” Word, Crashes are Preventable (Guest View, Auburn Hills Police Chief Doreen Olko, June 1, 2016) Auburn Hills, MI – There is a growing group of traffic safety specialists who are advocating a change from using the word “accident” to describe traffic crashes.  Using “accident” implies that the incident was […]

What Are Those Green Things on the Roads?

October 7th 2015

What Are Those Green Things on the Roads? (City of Ferndale Press Release, Oct. 7, 2015) You may have noticed some new additions to Hilton and E. Nine Mile Roads: narrow, right-side lanes with bright green patches.  These are called buffered bike lanes, and the green markers indicate potential conflict areas between vehicles and bicycles. […]

Hazel Park Pub Crawl Planned for Aug 26

July 1st 2011

The spirit of Ferndale is moving eastward as organizers come together for the first Annual Hazel Park Pub Crawl. The event, scheduled for August 26, 2011, will take participants on a drinking tour of the city. The Hazel Park Pub Crawl will raise money for the Hazel Park Promise Zone, an initiative that hopes to provide every eligible Hazel Park student with money to go to college.