Royal Oak Author Helps Girls be EmPOWERed, Book Event Nov. 19

Royal Oak Author Helps Girls be EmPOWERed, Book Event Nov. 19 (EVENT page) Detroit, MI – From cyberbullying to societal pressure, 21st century girls face challenges that generations before them may have never imagined. But they also have unlimited resources and opportunities to live powerfully. Rasheda Kamaria Williams, an award-winning mentor and chief empowering officer…

Affirmations LGBTQ Center Hosting Community Conversation on Election Nov. 14

Affirmations LGBTQ Center Hosting Community Conversation on Election Nov. 14 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI: Monday, November 14, 2016 at 6:00 pm. Join Affirmations for an important Community Conversation. The event is free and all are welcome.  We look forward to joining our community partners to discuss coordinated efforts to begin healing, while engaging in proactive…

Birmingham Adds Recycling to Parks Thanks to Grant

Birmingham Adds Recycling to Parks Thanks to Grant (City of Birmingham, Nov.6, 2016) BIRMINGHAM, MI – Residents visiting Birmingham parks this fall can expect to see new recycle bins thanks to a significant grant made possible by Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) in collaboration with Keep America Beautiful.  The Dr Pepper Snapple Group/Keep America…

2016 Candidate Interview Congressperson Sander “Sandy” Levin 9th District

2016 Candidate Interview Congressperson Sander “Sandy” Levin 9th District (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2016) Roseville, MI – US Congressperson Sander “Sandy” Levin has been in Congress since 1983 and is running for re-election to the 9th District. He is being challenged by Republican Christopher Morse, Libertarian Matthew Orlando and Green Party Candidate John V.…

2016 Candidate Interview Carol Foster for W. Bloomfield Twp. Library Board

2016 Candidate Interview Carol Foster for W. Bloomfield Twp. Library Board (Crystal A. Proxmire Nov. 6, 2016) West Bloomfield Twp, MI – There are seven people running for six seats on the West Bloomfield Township Library Board.  Incumbents Karen Eickmeyer, Judith A. Holtz, Carol A. Kravetz, Ken Macon, Thomas Meyer and Wendy Bidgood are running…

Using Taser, Deputy Subdues Man w/Gun in his Mouth

Using Taser, Deputy Subdues Man w/Gun in his Mouth (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Nov. 6, 2016)   Springfield Twp, MI – INCIDENT: 01:19 hrs. – Springfield Township – Domestic Assault / Suicidal Subject Armed with Rifle / Resisting & Obstructing a Police Officer / – #16-195181 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to 9700 Block of Windsor Lane…

Commissioner Takes Trip to Experience Transit Ahead of RTA Vote

Commissioner Takes Trip  to Experience Transit Ahead of RTA Vote (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 2, 2016) Huntington Woods, MI – With one week to go before the Nov. 8 election, County Commissioner Helaine Zack of Huntington Woods decided to take a non-driving trip herself to see what challenges people without cars face, and to contemplate…