Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2017) Pontiac, MI – A dozen Oakland County residents have been charged with selling heroin mixed with fentanyl, seven of whom were charged with distribution resulting in death, revealed Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard in a press conference Wednesday…

City of Southfield Seeking Nominations for Community Service Award

City of Southfield seeking nominations for Greg Kennedy Community Service Award (City of Southfield, Sept. 29, 2017) SOUTHFIELD, MI – The city of Southfield is seeking nominations for the Greg Kennedy Community Service Award to honor members of the community who exemplify the characteristics of the late Greg Kennedy. All nominations are due by November…

2017 Candidate Interview: Southfield City Councilperson Michael Ari Mandelbaum

2017 Candidate Interview:  Southfield City Councilperson Michael Ari Mandelbaum (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 25, 2017) Southfield, MI – Southfield City Councilperson Michael Ari Mandelbaum is running for re-election on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  There are eight candidates running for four seats. The three highest vote-getters will get a four year term and the fourth…

Health Fair & Blood Drive at St. John Armenian Church in Sfld. Oct. 14

Health Fair & Blood Drive at St. John Armenian Church in Sfld. Oct. 14   The 8th  Annual Live and Feel Better Health Fair 2017 (11AM-2PM)  and blood drive (11AM-5PM) is on Saturday, October 14, 2017  at St. John Armenian Church of Greater Detroit at 22001 Northwestern Highway (at the Veterans Building), Southfield, MI 48075.…

Suicide Awareness Vigil in Lathrup Village Sept. 24

Suicide Awareness Vigil in Lathrup Village Sept. 24 Lathrup Village, MI – September is suicide awareness/prevention month. The candlelight vigil is in memory of all the people we have loss to suicide. By having this candlelight vigil I am hoping to raise the awareness of suicide. Depression, sadness, grief and mental health issues are real.…

LWV Candidate Forum for Southfield Council and Clerk Oct. 3

LWV Candidate Forum for Southfield Council and Clerk Oct. 3 Southfield, MI – The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for Southfield City Council and Clerk candidates. Here is the info: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 6:30 PM Southfield Public Library Auditorium 26300 Evergreen Rd. Southfield, MI 48076 City of Southfield: City Council…

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…

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…