International Polar Bear Day Events at the Detroit Zoo February 24 and 27

International Polar Bear Day Events at the Detroit Zoo February 24 and 27 Royal Oak, MI – The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is hosting free activities at the Detroit Zoo’s award-winning Arctic Ring of Life to celebrate International Polar Bear Day and raise awareness of the conservation concerns facing this iconic species. Two events –…

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Weekends are fun at Dino’s Lounge, 22740 Woodward, Ferndale.  There is brunch along with a mimosa bar.  Dino’s is a sponsor of both Oakland County Times and Ferndale Pride.  I had brunch there with the organizer of Ferndale…

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Weekends are fun at Dino’s Lounge, 22740 Woodward, Ferndale.  There is brunch along with a mimosa bar.  Dino’s is a sponsor of both Oakland County Times and Ferndale Pride.  I had brunch there with the organizer of Ferndale…

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner (Crystal Proxmire, Feb. 5, 2018) Clarkston, MI – One of my favorite breakfasts ever is at Royal Diner at 6540 Dixie Highway, Clarkston, MI 48346. I am in love with their Garden Crepes.  These are deliciously thin, rich crepes stuffed with scrambled eggs, mozzarella cheese, mushrooms, tomatoes, and…

Troy Police Advise Public on Coyote Encounters

Troy Police Advise Public on Coyote Encounters (Troy Police, Jan. 7, 2018) Troy, MI – The Troy Police Department has received recent inquiries regarding coyotes in Troy. The Police Department offers the following information in response: Landowners wishing to remove coyotes from their property may obtain services from any licensed nuisance animal control company. A…

Reporter Food: Peterlin’s Pot Stickers, Fried Goat Cheese and …

Reporter Food: Peterlin’s Pot Stickers, Fried Goat Cheese & Tenderloin (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 7, 2018) Farmington MI, MI – After a recent conference I went to Peterlin’s in Farmington and was delighted to learn there were special on appetizers.  This meant I could try a couple new things while I was there going over…

Reporter Food: Alaskan Pizza from Jerusalem Pizza in Southfield

Reporter Food: Alaskan Pizza from Jerusalem Pizza in Southfield (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2018) Southfield, MI – The last time I got Jerusalem Pizza, I opted for the Mexican version.  This time my taste buds went north, for a taste of The Alaskan. The Alaskan is the kind of pizza that leaves the corners…

Reporter Food: Berkley Common Roasted Cauliflower Salad

Reporter Food: Berkley Common Roasted Cauliflower Salad (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 3, 2018) Berkley, MI – Sitting at a high table surfaced with reclaimed pallets and looking out at the stores lining Downtown Berkley, with a mural of artsy-looking trees behind us, the mood at Berkley Common was comfortably fun.  Families and adults enjoyed unique…