Brandon Township Woman Fatally Struck While Crossing Ortonville Road

Brandon Township Woman Fatally Struck While Crossing Ortonville Road (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 2, 2019) Brandon Township – Deputies and the Brandon Township Fire Department responded to the area of M-15 and Seymour Lake Rd. A subject, operating a 2011 GMC Sierra, was southbound on Ortonville Rd. south of Seymour Lake Road when a…

Reporter Food: Breakfast Tacos at Scramblers in Farmington Hills

Reporter Food: Breakfast Tacos at Scramblers in Farmington Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 2, 2019) Farmington Hills, Canton, Roseville, MI- Scramblers is an amazing place for breakfast/brunch, with such high quality food and family-style feel that it’s hard to believe they are a franchise.  In Metro Detroit there are three locations – Canton, Farmington Hills,…

Explore: American Commerce Centre Nature Preserve in Southfield

Explore: American Commerce Centre Nature Preserve in Southfield (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 28, 2018) Southfield, MI – A privately-owned public space set aside for natural preservation in the midst of a commerce park was a delightful find on my quest to explore Oakland County. American Commerce Centre Nature Preserve at 26495 American Drive in Southfield…

Holiday Light Awards Given by Ferndale Beautification Commission

Holiday Light Awards Given by Ferndale Beautification Commission (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 27, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Beautification Commission has announced the winners of the holiday light contest.  One home from each quadrant of the city was selected, plus Fern and Dale’s Salon at 23344 Woodward was also honored as the business winner.…

Chazzano’s Frank Lanzkron-Tamarazo Shares Advice…

Chazzano’s Frank Lanzkron-Tamarazo Shares Advice for Entrepreneurs (Cheryl Weiss, Dec. 26, 2018) Ferndale, MI – In today’s world filled with nonstop technology, hectic schedules, and long work days, it’s not easy to find balance and have a well-rounded life.  This is especially true if you are an entrepreneur with a successful business.  Frank Lanzkron-Tamarazo, Owner,…

Holly Township Board to Vote on Revising Chicken Ordinance

Holly Township Board to Vote on Revising Chicken Ordinance (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 26, 2018) Holly Township, MI- The Holly Township Board of Trustees is expected to vote on removing lot restrictions from the ordinance regulating Class III farm animals, including ducks, chickens, and rabbits. Currently residents with lots that are less than 2.5 acres…

Christmas Morning Fire Guts Apartments on Dequindre

Christmas Morning Fire Guts Apartments on Dequindre (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 25, 2018) Sterling Heights, Troy, MI – A fire Christmas morning has gutted several apartments in the Sterling Troy Apartment building at Dequindre and Wisconsin, just south of Maple Road in Sterling Heights. Several fire departments, including Sterling Heights and Troy arrived at 34400…

Waterford Police Nab 27 Drivers for Disregarding School Bus Lights

Waterford Police Nab 27 Drivers for Disregarding School Bus Lights (Waterford Police Chief Scott Underwood, Dec. 24, 2018) Waterford, MI- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 1,313 people were killed in school transportation-related accidents from 2006-2015. 102 of those victims were classified as school-age pedestrians. There have been several school bus stop tragedies…