2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Secrest for State Rep. Dist. 40

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Secrest for State Rep. Dist. 40 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield, MI – Paul Secrest is running for State Representative for the 40th District and is on the ballot for the Aug. 7 primary on the Republican ballot. Also on the Republican ballot…

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Secrest for State Rep. Dist. 40

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Secrest for State Rep. Dist. 40 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield, MI – Paul Secrest is running for State Representative for the 40th District and is on the ballot for the Aug. 7 primary on the Republican ballot. Also on the Republican ballot…

2018 Candidate Interview: Kelly Breen for State Rep. Dist. 38

2018 Candidate Interview: Kelly Breen for State Rep. Dist. 38 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2018) Novi, South Lyon, Lyon Township, Walled Lake, Northville, MI – Kelly Breen is running for State Rep in the 38th District in the Democratic Primary on Aug. 7.  Also on the Democratic Primary ballot are Aditi Bagchi, and Joe…

Royal Oak Signs Deal for New Development at Woodward and I-696

Royal Oak Signs Deal for New Development at Woodward and I-696 (Royal Oak Downtown Development Authority, June 12, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- On Friday, June 8, the Royal Oak Downtown Development Authority (DDA) closed on a deal with Singh Development Company, selling an undeveloped 4.15 acres on the south end of Main Street near the…

Clawson Welcomes Rossi Ray-Taylor as Interim Superintendent

Clawson Welcomes Rossi Ray-Taylor as Interim Superintendent   CLAWSON, MI. – The Clawson Board of Education voted unanimously to appoint Rossi Ray-Taylor as Interim Superintendent of the district.  She will replace Superintendent Monique Beels, who is retiring. Ms. Ray- Taylor will serve as interim superintendent until a new superintendent is hired later this summer. The…

Stars Shine in Pontiac with Student Performances and Ascend Scholarships

Stars Shine in Pontiac with Student Performances and Ascend Scholarships (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2018) Pontiac, MI – Each year the Clarence E. Phillips Ascend Foundation hosts a Night of the Stars to celebrate the talent of Pontiac’s youth, including performances and scholarship awards presentation. Over $84,000 in scholarships were awarded to kids in…

Man in Pickup Truck Reportedly Chases, Pushes Golf Cart after Altercation

Man in Pickup Truck Reportedly Chases, Pushes Golf Cart after Altercation (Oakland County Sheriff Dept., June 10, 2018) Highland Township, MI –   INCIDENT:  19:52 hrs June 9, 2018. – Highland Township – Felonious Assault with a Motor Vehicle – #18-108301 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 3000 block of Beaumont Drive to meet with a…

Sheriffs Investigating Murder at Osmun Lake in Pontiac

Sheriffs Investigating Murder at Osmun Lake in Pontiac  INCIDENT: 15:39 June 7, 2018 Hrs. – City of Pontiac – Homicide Investigation / OCSO Forensic Laboratory Assist / OCSO Dive Team Activation – #18-106735 SUMMARY:        Deputies were dispatched to Stanley Park for suspicious circumstances.  A mother had called the Sheriff’s Office Operations Center to report…

Bicycling Lecture’s Advice on Safety, Law, Clothing, Maintenance and More

Bicycling Lecture’s Advice on Safety, Law, Clothing, Maintenance and More (Sam Gurwin, June 8, 2018) Ferndale, MI – “Tiger Lily”, a vintage road bicycle from the 80’s, sat against the wall at the Ferndale Area District Library, ready to be displayed during local bicycling expert Meredith Begin’s class on Bicycling Education. This “Bicycling 101” class…