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Stuff to Know When it Snows

November 26th 2018

  Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Nov. 26, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, […]

Blue Ice Melting, Bridge Work, and Tourist Prep in Mackinaw/St. Ignace Area

May 2nd 2018

Blue Ice Melting, Bridge Work, and Tourist Prep in Mackinaw/St. Ignace Area (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 2, 2018) Mackinaw City, St. Ignace, MI – In the summertime the beaches of our peninsulas are filled with vacationers soaking up the sun and admiring the Great Lakes. But early springtime in St. Ignace and Mackinaw City is […]

Berkley Winterfest Feb. 4

January 16th 2017

Berkley Winterfest Feb. 4 (EVENT page) Berkley, MI – Grab the winter boots and warm jackets – it’s time to embrace the cold and  celebrate winter at the Berkley Parks & Recreation’s annual Winterfest. Enjoy a  flurry of free indoor and outdoor activities at the Community Center on Saturday,  February 4, 2017 from Noon to […]

Ferndale Opens Warming Center, Gives Tips for Winter Safety

December 15th 2016

Ferndale Opens Warming Center, Gives Tips for Winter Safety (City of Ferndale, Dec. 15, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The City of Ferndale will provide the Kulick Community Center as a temporary shelter from the cold temperatures, which are expected to be in the single digits today and tomorrow. The center will be open to the […]

Wintertime Furnace Maintenance Important for Safety and Efficiency

December 6th 2016

Wintertime Furnace Maintenance Important for Safety and Efficiency (LARA – MI Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Dec. 6, 2016) As the weather has turned colder, now is the best time for an inspection and tune up of your home heating system by a properly licensed mechanical contractor to make sure your system is operating […]

Resources and Info: Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 24th 2016

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2015) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

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 […]

Oak Park Hosts Successful Winter Fest

January 26th 2016

Oak Park Hosts Successful Winter Fest (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 26, 2016) Oak Park, MI – The City of Oak Park stepped up it’s game for the annual Winter Fest celebration, literally.  Along with the traditional Winter Fest fun, members of step teams from Oak Park Schools performed for audiences inside the Recreation Center.  Families […]

Rochester Rocks Fire & Ice Festival 2016

January 23rd 2016

Rochester Rocks Fire & Ice Festival 2016 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 23, 2016) Rochester, MI – The Rochester Fire & Ice Festival got off to a great start this weekend, with beautiful weather and fun events for the whole family.  Children loved climbing on the mountain of snow and sledding down Third Street.  People strolled […]

Oak Park Winterfest Jan. 24

December 19th 2015

Oak Park Winterfest Jan. 24 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI – Oak Park Winterfest Sunday, January 24, 2016 1 to 4 p.m. Community Center 14300 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, MI Ice sculptures, ice skating, entertainment, hot chocolate and so much more! For more event listings go to http://oaklandcounty115.com/events/ Want to be on our email […]