Southfield Hosting Fire Dept. Open House, Celebrating 75 Years Sept. 10

Southfield Hosting Fire Dept. Open House, Celebrating 75 Years Sept. 10 Southfield, MI -The Southfield Fire Department will host an open house for the community on Sunday, September 10 from 11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Fire Headquarters located at 24477 Lahser Road. The event will also commemorate the fire department’s 75th anniversary of serving…

Waterford Fire Dept. Annual Longest Table Pancake Breakfast Sept. 9

Waterford Fire Dept. Annual Longest Table Pancake Breakfast Sept. 9 Waterford, MI – Join the Waterford Police Department and Waterford Regional Fire Department along with Lifepoint Church for the 15th Annual Longest Breakfast Table pancake breakfast and charities fundraiser.  This community favorite annual event will take place at Waterford Fire Department Headquarters 2495 Crescent Lake…

Blair Library in Clawson Presentation on the Blair Family Sept. 25

Blair Library in Clawson Presentation on the Blair Family Sept. 25 Clawson, MI – On Monday evening, September 25, at 7:00PM Historical Curator Melodie Nichols will explore several generations of the Blair family, how they influenced the growth of Clawson, and the legacy they left on our city . Please register for this free program in the library…

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 16, 2017

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 16, 2017 Ferndale, MI – Come discover health resources available to the transgender communities September 16, 2017, 1 to 4 pm Affirmations LGBT Community Center 290 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220 .Exhibits…vendors….speakers….panels….FREE The only health fair in Michigan dedicated to the transgender community. Volunteers needed Sponsor information Exhibitor information…

Southfield Councilperson Joan Seymour Dies

Southfield Councilperson Joan Seymour Dies (Compiled,  Aug. 30,2017)   Southfield, MI- Southfield Councilperson Joan Seymour passed away according to State Representative Jeremy Moss, who posted on Facebook “As an activist in Southfield, she was instrumental in ensuring that our wetlands and nature preserves remained a focal point in the city. Her passion for environmental preservation…

Organization for Bat Conservation Acquires Mine Full of Rare Bats

Organization for Bat Conservation Acquires Mine Full of Rare Bats (Organization for Bat Conservation, Aug. 30, 2017) Pontiac, MI – On August 30, 2017, the Organization for Bat Conservation, located in Pontiac, acquired the mineral rights for the Magazine Mine in southern Illinois, with the goal of continuing the education and environmental study of bat…

Ferndale​ ​Pride​ ​sets​ ​record​ ​with​ ​$25,000​ ​in​ ​grants​ ​to​ ​local​ ​LGBTQ​ ​charities

Ferndale​ ​Pride​ ​sets​ ​record​ ​with​ ​$25,000​ ​in​ ​grants​ ​to​ ​local​ ​LGBTQ​ ​charities   FERNDALE, Mich. – Ferndale Pride distributed $25,000 in grants – the most funding it ever has distributed in a single year – to five local LGBTQ charities Monday, Aug. 28, at the Ferndale City Council meeting.   The Ferndale Community Foundation, Ferndale Pride’s sponsoring…

2017 Candidate Interview: David Sloan for Huntington Woods Commissioner

2017 Candidate Interview: David Sloan for Huntington Woods Commissioner (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 26, 2017) Huntington Woods, MI –  In the Huntington Woods City Commission race on Nov. 7, 2017, David Sloan is challenging incumbents Joe Rozell and Jules Olsman for two available seats. Sloan is an attorney and former retail store owner with a…

War Dogs Memorial Provides Resting Place for Valiant Canines

War Dogs Memorial Provides Resting Place for Valiant Canines (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 27, 2017) Lyon Township, MI – Though dogs are often known as man’s best friend, they can also be some of the strongest tools for staying safe in battles, discovering bombs and drugs, leading the blind, comforting the ill and many other…