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Explosion at Madison Heights Fireworks Planned Part of Show Police Say (video)

June 27th 2016

Explosion at Madison Heights Fireworks Planned Part of Show Police Say (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 27, 2016) Madison Heights, MI – Crowds were worried Sunday night when an explosion came from the fireworks detonation site at Civic Center Park.  The explosion sent a burst of flames into the air, and videos started making the […]

Independence Day Fireworks in Oakland County 2016

June 25th 2016

Independence Day Fireworks in Oakland County 2016 (Oakland County Blog, republished with permission, June 22, 2016) America the Beautiful. It’s time to celebrate freedom – grab a blanket and the family and head to one of the many celebrations taking place throughout Oakland County. Celebrations and events take place on varying days (and times), however most […]

Southfield Leap Year Winterfest to Feature Fireworks Feb. 28

February 14th 2016

Southfield Leap Year Winterfest to Feature Fireworks Feb. 28 (EVENT page) Southfield, MI -The city of Southfield will host the Leap Year Winter Fest featuring a spectacular fireworks finale on Sunday, February 28 from 2-6 p.m. in the Southfield Pavilion located in the Municipal Complex at 26000 Evergreen Road. This free community event will feature […]

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video)

July 6th 2015

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video) (John Rozsa, July 6, 2015) Here is footage of some of the Rackham Golf Course Fireworks, taken with my quadcopter at 399.99 FT Be sure to watch in 1080P or 4K. To adjust the quality settings in Youtube, click the little gear looking thing in […]

Putting Pet Safety First Over the 4th of July

July 1st 2015

Putting Pet Safety First Over the 4th of July (Michigan Dept. of Agriculture and Rural Development Press Release, July 1, 2015) Every year Michigan families look forward to celebrating the Fourth of July with picnics, time on the Great Lakes and the traditional fireworks. However, the furry members of your family might not look forward […]

Fireworks Around Oakland County June 20-July 10

June 17th 2015

Fireworks Around Oakland County June 20-July 10 (Oakland County Blog, June 17, 2015) Oakland County has released it’s list of 2015 Independence Day Celebrations: Celebrate Independence Day at one of the many fireworks displays throughout Oakland County. Most of these events take place at dusk, but times may vary. JUNE 20, 2015 Ortonville Creek Fest […]

Know Your Fireworks Code

June 27th 2012

The giant boom of fireworks could be followed by the “whoop whoop” of police sirens (or worse fire engines) if residents don’t pay attention to the rules.