Orion Township Raising Funds for Wheelchair Accessible Baseball Diamond

Orion Township Raising Funds for Wheelchair Accessible Baseball Diamond (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 6, 2017) Orion Township, MI – Orion Township is pulling together to crowdfund a unique public playground called Orion on Deck – a baseball field designed for people with accessibility issues such as those in wheelchairs. In partnership with Lake Orion Wiffleball…

Oakland County Irish Festival Sept. 9

Oakland County Irish Festival Sept. 9   Berkley, MI – Oakland County Irish Festival is Saturday, Sept. 9 from 10am-11pm on 12 Mile in Downtown Berkley. Vendors and food trucks will share the street with many local shops, pubs and restaurants. More info: https://www.facebook.com/colleenobrienabraham/ ****** Thank you to White Castle for sponsoring the Bold Move…

Downtown Ferndale Businesses to Help Hurricane Victims Sept. 9

Downtown Ferndale Businesses to Help Hurricane Victims Sept. 9 (Downtown Ferndale, Sept. 5, 2017) Ferndale, MI – On Saturday, September 9th, the Downtown Ferndale business community is coming together to help small downtowns and their businesses get back on their feet following the devastation of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana. Downtown Ferndale businesses answered…

2017 Candidate Interview: Richard “Rick” Karlowski for Royal Oak City Commission

2017 Candidate Interview: Richard “Rick” Karlowski for Royal Oak City Commission (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 5, 2017) Royal Oak, MI –  Richard “Rick” Karlowski is one of five people running for three seats on the Royal Oak City Commission.  On the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot he will be on the ballot with incumbents Sharlan Douglas…

Artists Bring their Best to Arts, Beats & Eats

Artists Bring their Best to Arts, Beats & Eats (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 2, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – When people walk in to Conni Tongel’s booth at Royal Oak’s Arts, Beats, & Eats festival, smiles are inevitable.  her bright-colored paintings show characters she says appeal to people’s childhood imaginations. Her preference is for sheep. …