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Presidential Hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand Visits, Focuses on Gun Violence

July 12th 2019

Presidential hopeful and current US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York visited Bloomfield Hills Friday as part of her “Trump Broken Promises Tour.”

Explore: Dow Gardens Whiting Forest Canopy Walk in Midland

October 2nd 2018

Explore: Dow Gardens Whiting Forest Canopy Walk in Midland (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 2, 2018) Midland, MI- “There is a perceived sense of danger. Perceived is the key,” said Mike Whiting, President of the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation of the new canopy walk at Whiting Forest in Dow Gardens. “There’s an adrenaline […]

Vice President Pence Visits Michigan to Talk About Tax Policy

September 27th 2017

Vice President Pence Visits Michigan to Talk About Tax Policy (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sep. 28, 2017) Waterford, MI – Vice President Mike Pence came to Michigan Wednesday for a series of events to promote the Trump administration’s tax reform plan to constituents. Pence arrived on Air Force Two,  then took a motorcade to a GOP […]

Explore: A Place to Feed Baby Bears in Michigan

September 16th 2017

Explore: A Place to Feed Baby Bears in Michigan (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 16, 2017) Newberry, MI – Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is home to many interesting tourist places, including Oswald’s Bear Ranch in Newberry where people can have their picture taken feeding a baby bear. There are over 40 bears in the ranch, many of […]

Cities Want State to Reform Funding, Public Info. Session Aug 9, 10 & 15

July 31st 2017

Cities Want State to Reform Funding, Public Info. Session Aug 9, 10 & 15 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, Ferndale, MI – In partnership with the cities of Pleasant Ridge, Berkley, Ferndale, Oak Park, and Hazel Park, we invite you to attend an upcoming SaveMICity presentation by the Michigan Municipal League. Find out why as the […]

Community Resource Fair for Oakland County Residents May 11

April 21st 2017

Community Resource Fair for Oakland County Residents May 11 (EVENT page) Pontiac, MI – The Salvation Army partners with Michigan Department of Corrections to host Community Agencies in a variety of specialties on Thursday, May 11 from 10 am to 2:30pm at Salvation Army of Pontiac 469 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd S, Pontiac, Michigan […]

2016 Candidate Interview Robin McGregor for Waterford Trustee

October 15th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Robin McGregor for Waterford Trustee (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2016)   Waterford, MI – In the Charter Township of Waterford there are eight candidates running for four open seats.  Among them is Democrat Robin McGregor.  She is joined on the Nov. 8, 2016 ballot by Republicans Anthony Bartolotta, Michael Healy, Karen […]

2016 Candidate Interview Adrienne Young for Birmingham School Board

October 3rd 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Adrienne Young for Birmingham School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2016) Birmingham, MI – Adrienne Young is one of seven people running for four open seats on the school board for Birmingham Public Schools.  The candidates for this non-partisan position are: Lori Ajlouny, Douglas Arceo, Audra Bartholomew, Corey Jacoby, Brian Jennings, […]

Photos from the 2016 Oakland County Fair

July 16th 2016

Photos from the 2016 Oakland County Fair (C. Proxmire, July 16, 2016) Davisburg, MI – The Oakland County Fair is not just a day of rides, shows and animals.  It’s actually a 9 day fair with many people camping at the fair itself for the whole experience.  Kids from all over Oakland County come to […]

Pictures from the Huntington Woods Independence Day Parade

July 4th 2016

Pictures from the Huntington Woods Independence Day Parade (Photos: Howard Collens, July 4, 2016) Huntington Woods, MI  – There is a saying in Huntington Woods about the annual Independence Day Parade – half the walks in it, and half the town watches.  And as the parade wove through the tree-lined residential streets, there were many […]