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Former State Senator among those Campaigning for Marijuana…

April 25th 2019

Former State Senator among those Campaigning for Marijuana Business in Royal Oak Township, Mel Farr Site Under Consideration (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2019) Royal Oak Township, MI- Former State Senator Virgil Smith Jr. is among those pushing for a ballot initiative that would allow recreational marijuana businesses in Royal Oak Township. If the ordinance […]

May 7, 2019 Election: Royal Oak Township Millage and Marijuana on the Ballot

April 25th 2019

May 7, 2019 Election: Royal Oak Township Millage and Marijuana on the Ballot Royal Oak Township, MI – Voters in Royal Oak Township have two ballot measures on the May 7, 2019 election. Ballot Language is as follows: General Operating Millage Renewal Shall the Charter Township of Royal Oak be authorized to continue the previously […]

Holly Area Community Coalition Encourages Kids to Make Good Choices

April 2nd 2019

Holly Area Community Coalition Keeping Kids Safe (Nick Klempp, April 2, 2019) Holly, MI –Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series. The Holly Area Community Coalition, whose office is located in the Karl Richter building, has been servicing the community for […]

Troy Resident who Appeared in Netflix Series “Dope” Arrested

February 1st 2019

Troy Resident who Appeared in Netflix Series “Dope” Arrested (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Feb. 1 2019) Troy, MI– On Tuesday, January 29th, Detectives assigned to the Oakland County Narcotic Enforcement Team (NET) arrested Ryan James Zettell, a 21-year-old resident of Troy for drug trafficking throughout Oakland County and surrounding communities. Zettell goes by the street […]

Teens & Drugs Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 29

January 18th 2019

Teens & Drugs Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 29 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Teens & Drugs 101: What’s Important to Know on Tuesday, January 29 at 6:30 p.m. Presented by Saint Joseph Mercy Health System and Tri-Community Coalition An informative and education program designed for participants to learn about the signs, […]

Madison Heights Moving to Regulate Hotels in Hopes of Reducing Crime

September 4th 2018

Madison Heights Moving to Regulate Hotels in Hopes of Reducing Crime (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 4, 2018) Madison Heights, MI- The City of Madison Heights is in the process of adopting a new section in their Code of Ordinances that would regulate hotels in the city and give them the power to shut down those […]

Oakland Integrated Healthcare Network Expanding Substance Use Disorders Services

August 29th 2018

Oakland Integrated Healthcare Network Expanding Substance Use Disorders Services (OIHN, Aug. 29, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Oakland Integrated Healthcare Network (OIHN), the largest Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in Oakland County, is expanding its practice to include substance use disorder treatment by offering Medication Assisted Treatment. OIHN service expansion comes after its operational site visit from […]

Auburn Hills Seeking Volunteers for Hope Not Handcuffs Program, Training Aug. 21

August 17th 2018

Auburn Hills Seeking Volunteers for Hope Not Handcuffs Program, Training Aug. 21 (Auburn Hills Police, Aug. 17, 2018) Auburn Hills, MI – The Auburn Hills Police Department is joining the Hope Not Handcuffs initiative, and they are looking for volunteers from the community. Hope Not Handcuffs is a proactive approach to reach out to people […]

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help

June 5th 2018

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help Bloomfield Township, Clawson, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, South Lyon, Southfield, Waterford Township, West Bloomfield, White Lake and Wixom, MI – The Hope Not Handcuffs program began in Macomb County with a simple idea, giving police department the tools […]

Narcan Training w/Samples in Madison Heights April 26

March 30th 2018

Narcan Training w/Samples in Madison Heights April 26  Madison Heights, MI – The Madison Heights Community Coalition is hosting a Narcan training being held for the general public, community partners and friends, individuals and families who know someone who struggles with the disease of addiction. At the conclusion of this training, each participant will receive […]