Angel’s Night Halloween Fair for Pontiac Youth Oct. 30

Angel’s Night Halloween Fair for Pontiac Youth Oct. 30 (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. Press Release, Oct. 27, 2014) Promoting a fun and safe Halloween season for students, the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office’s 3rd Annual Harvest Festival Angels Night will be even bigger this year as Pontiac Schools partners to provide a “Lights On: Trunk or…

Cyclist Injured in Commerce Township Accident

Cyclist Injured in Commerce Township Accident (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Oct. 27, 2014) INCIDENT: 16:28 Hrs.- Oct. 26 – Township of Commerce – Pedestrian Personal Injury Crash / Investigator Callout – #14-169802 The Crash Reconstruction Unit is assisting deputies from the Commerce Township Substation with the investigation of a serious injury crash that occurred at…

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo? Dress as Princess Leia Of Course.

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo? Dress as Princess Leia Of Course. (Tom Burns, orig. The Good Men Project, republished with permission, Oct. 26,2014) Ever since my daughter was old enough to make special requests, I’ve let her pick my Halloween costumes. Having kids at Halloween is…

Seaholm Students Meet Congressional Candidates, Except Trott

Seaholm Students Meet 11th District Congressional Candidates, Except Trott (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 25, 2014) There is a saying in some social circles that you better show up or people will talk about you anyway. That certainly held true Monday when Congressional Candidate Dave Trott failed to come to a candidate forum specifically for…

Blair Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary Celebration Nov. 3

Blair Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary Celebration Nov. 3 (Jennifer Gannod, Blair Memorial Library, Oct.25, 2014) Join the library on Monday evening, November 3, at 7PM, for a musical anniversary celebration with The John “Tbone” Paxton/Mike Zaporski Duo. Music from the 1920′s thru the 1950′s will be performed. The Blair Memorial Library is located in Downtown…

Blair Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary Celebration Nov. 3

Blair Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary Celebration Nov. 3 (Jennifer Gannod, Blair Memorial Library, Oct.25, 2014) Join the library on Monday evening, November 3, at 7PM, for a musical anniversary celebration with The John “Tbone” Paxton/Mike Zaporski Duo. Music from the 1920′s thru the 1950′s will be performed. The Blair Memorial Library is located in Downtown…

Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Winners…

Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Winners of the 8th Annual Sunrise Pinnacle Awards (RRCC Press Release, Oct. 25, 2014) The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the 8th Annual Sunrise Pinnacle Awards ceremony.  The event took place on October 24th at the Royal Park Hotel in downtown Rochester. An…

Holly Area – Meet the Candidates Forum Oct. 27

Holly Area – Meet the Candidates Forum Oct. 27 (Holly Area Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Oct. 24, 2014) October 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Karl Richter Campus 300 East St., Holly, MI 48442 United States Find out where the Candidates stand on important community issues. Evening’s Agenda: Opening Remarks Pledge of Allegiance…

Bloomfield Hills Student Wins Recipe Contest, Meets First Lady

Bloomfield Hills Student Wins Recipe Contest, Meets First Lady (Bloomfield Hills Schools Press Release, Oct. 24, 2014) Elena Hirsch, 7th grade student at West Hills Middle School, won first place for the state of Michigan in the national recipe contest “The Healthy Lunchtime Challenge!” Hirsch was invited to join First Lady Michelle Obama at the…

Equality Michigan Co-Founder Leaves Financial Gift, and Inspiration

Equality Michigan Co-Founder Leaves Financial Gift, and Inspiration (Equality Michigan Press Release, Oct. 24, 2014) Equality Michigan, the only statewide anti-violence and political advocacy organization serving Michigan’s LGBTQ and HIV affected communities, has been named the beneficiary of two gifts from the estate of Dr. Henry Messer to help propel the organization’s work. Dr. Messer,…

Woodward and 696 Complete Streets Study to Begin

Woodward and 696 Complete Streets Study to Begin (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 23, 2014)   As transit plans develop along the Woodward Corridor, one particularly sticky area is the intersection of I-696 and Woodward. Here, where Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods and Royal Oak meet, there are over and underpasses, bus stops, and precarious crosswalks leading…

Woodward and 696 Complete Streets Study to Begin

Woodward and 696 Complete Streets Study to Begin (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 23, 2014)   As transit plans develop along the Woodward Corridor, one particularly sticky area is the intersection of I-696 and Woodward. Here, where Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods and Royal Oak meet, there are over and underpasses, bus stops, and precarious crosswalks leading…